Top 10 Delhi Tours from Viator

Explore Delhi with these Top Viator Tours Bookable Online

If you want to go sightseeing in Delhi, the easiest way is to take a Delhi tour.  Pre-booking is a good idea to save on time and hassle. But with which company? Viator is the Internet's premier resource for tours in more than 75 countries worldwide. They deliver your tickets online and guarantee the lowest possible prices. Customer reviews of each tour are also provided on their website. Check out this list of popular Delhi tours for options.

Want to go on your own Delhi tour? Buy this Delhi Super Saver to get tickets for the Hop On Hop Off Bus and upgrade to include entrance to two or three World Heritage Sites (Red Fort, Humayun's Tomb, Qutub Minar).

Viator also offers private hotel transfers from Delhi airport, from $21.

  • 01 of 10

    Small Group Tour: Old Delhi Half Day

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    This tour is a morning walking tour through the bustling, ancient streets and lanes of Old Delhi. It will take you to Hindu temples, the landmark Jama Masjid (India's biggest mosque), and Chandni Chowk (one of the oldest and busiest markets in Old Delhi). You'll be able to stop and sample some street food and famous Indian tea.

    • Duration: 3 hours.
    • Cost: From $31.
  • 02 of 10

    Small Group Tour: Temples of Delhi

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    Delhi has numerous temples with magnificent architecture from all faiths. You'll start this tour in the morning at Hanuman Temple, one of the oldest in India dedicated to the monkey god, Lord Hanuman (he's worshiped for strength and perseverance). The temple is also notable for its chanting, which has taken place continuously 24 hours a day since August 1, 1964. Next up is an auto rickshaw ride to Birla Mandir, dedicated to Lord Vishnu, followed by the white lotus shaped Baha'i House of Worship. Private vehicle will then take you to the magnificent Akshardham Temple -- the world's largest comprehensive Hindu temple. Finish the tour with a south Indian thali (platter) for lunch.

    • Duration: 5.5 hours.
    • Cost: From $38.
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    Small Group Tour: Gandhi's Delhi

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    If you're interested in history, you'll enjoy learning about Mahatma Gandhi, renowned for his message of non-violence and truth. Gandhi is affectionately referred to as the "Father of a Nation", for his role in securing India's independence. On this tour, you'll get to visit all the sites associated with his life and untimely death (he was assassinated in 1948), and hear stories of his courage. Attractions include Gandhi Smriti, where Gandhi's life ended, the Gandhi Memorial Museum, and Raj Ghat where he was cremated.

    • Duration: 3-4 hours.
    • Cost: From $31.
  • 04 of 10

    Small Group Tour: Indian Food Tour Unlimited Samples plus Tea Tasting

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    Many people don't realize how diverse Indian cuisine really is (just take a look at this regional Indian food guide)! On this insightful food tour (which is customizable according to your interests), you'll get to try food from regions across India at four popular Delhi restaurants and food stalls. The tour will kick off with a chai tasting, so you can also learn about different kinds of teas and how they're brewed in India. The price includes unlimited tastings.

    • Duration: 3-4 hours.
    • Cost: From $79.
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  • 05 of 10

    Small Group Tour: Dine with a Local Family

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    There's no better way to gain an understanding of the intricacies of Indian culture than to visit an Indian home and dine with a local family. On this fascinating tour, you'll get to see Indian food being prepared and be able to interact with your host family. Learn all about Indian lifestyle and traditions, the importance of family, the concept of arranged marriages -- and anything else you're curious to know!

    • Duration: 4-5 hours.
    • Cost: From $38.
  • 06 of 10

    Private Tour: Old and New Delhi in a Day

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    One of the most remarkable things about Delhi is the diversity between rambling and chaotic Old Delhi, and orderly and planned New Delhi. You'll get to experience it on this comprehensive tour, which takes you through both parts of the city. The morning is devoted to Old Delhi, with attractions including Raj Ghat and Shanti Vana (the cremation sites of Mahatma Gandhi and Jawaharlal Nehru, India's first Prime Minister), Jama Masjid, the Red Fort, and Chandi Chowk. In the afternoon, visit New Delhi and Qutub Minar, Humayun's Tomb, India Gate, and Lakshmi Narayan Temple (a modern Hindu temple). You'll also get to drive past a number of important government buildings, including the President's House, Parliament House, and Government Secretariat buildings. The tour ends at Connaught Place shopping center.

    • Duration: 9 hours.
    • Cost: From $94.
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    Private Tour: Cooking Class in Local Home

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    If you love Indian cuisine, you've no doubt wondered how it's cooked and may even want to learn the secrets. On this tour, you'll not only get a personalized cooking lesson in an Indian home, you'll also be able to interact with the family and dine with them. At least two traditional Indian dishes with seasonal ingredients are included in the class, and you're welcome to request certain dishes according to your taste or if there's anything in particular you're interested in making.

    • Duration: 3 hours.
    • Cost: From $47.
  • 08 of 10

    Private Custom Tour: Delhi in a Day

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    Let's face it, there's a lot to see and do in Delhi -- and it's impossible to do it all in a day. This tour lets you choose where you want to go and what you want to see. You'll have your own air conditioned vehicle and private local guide, who'll help you plan your fully customized itinerary. Combine a selection of the top Delhi attractions with shopping at the top Delhi markets, or anything else you feel like doing. Your guide can even help you bargain and suggest some of the best restaurants in town.

    • Duration: 8 hours.
    • Cost: From $57.
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  • 09 of 10

    Private Walking Tour: South Delhi Heritage

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    The rich heritage of south Delhi shouldn't be overlooked as a number of important temples and historical sites are located there -- often amidst sprawling parks and gardens. The area is perfect for peaceful walking tour. This one will take you to UNESCO World Heritage Site Qutub Minar with its early-Afghan architecture (it's the most popular monument in Delhi), and through the Mehrauli Archaeological Park. You'll also visit Yogmaya Temple (believed to be one of the five surviving temples from the Mahabharata period in Delhi) and Chhatarpur Temple (the second largest temple complex in India, spread over around 60 acres). The tour ends with an authentic Indian meal at a popular restaurant.

    • Duration: 5 hours.
    • Cost: From $70.
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    Independent Tour: Rashtrapati Bhavan Changing of Guard and Museum Entry

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    The first stop on this tour is Rashtrapati Bhavan, the presidential residence. There you'll get to see the stately Changing of Guard ceremony. It's performed by the President's Body Guard (a military regiment of the Indian Army) and their cavalry horses in full regalia. Afterwards, you can choose to visit either the National Museum (if you're interested in artifacts and art) or the National Rail Museum (to discover India's rail history).

    • Duration: 3-4 hours.
    • Cost: From $25.