Dhobhi Ghat & Agrasen Ki Baoli & lunch with a local family

Located in the commercial heart of New Delhi, the “Dhobi Ghat” or washer-men joint looks up to the high-rises of Connaught Place. Home to a community of 64 dhobis (washermen). Also One would get startled by Agrasen Ki Baoli’s haunting beauty and rustic charm. The deeper you go, the far you are from the outside world. finally lunch at a famous typical restaurant of Delhi. This unique restaurant serves the typical local delicacies on fixed menu basis.
What a way to end this tour by having a fabulous Lunch with a local south indian family. South Indian food has earned much fame across the globe, particularly for scrumptious dishes like Dosa, Vada, Idli, Uttapam and Sambar. Lutyens Delhi and Solemn Lunch with a local Family

per adult from

$69

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Duration

3 to 5 hours

Pickup

Hotel pickup available

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  • What's included :
    • GST (Goods and Services Tax)
    • Bottled water
    • Tour escort/host
    • Transport by private vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Connaught Place
    • Entry/Admission - Gole Market
    What's excluded :
    • Food and drinks
  • This is a typical itinerary for this product

    Pass By: Agrasen ki baoli, Hailey Road, KG Marg, near Diwanchand Imaging Centre, Hamdard Nagar, Vakil Lane, Mandi House, New Delhi, Delhi 110001, India

    Pickup from centrally located delhi hotels, then proceed to "Agrasen ki Baoli" which is definitely an architectural marvel. It has three stories and 108 steps which goes down to the well. Agrasen Ki Baoli also has a resemblance to the baolis or baodis (stepwells) in Gujarat and Rajasthan. The water inside the well of Agrasen Ki Baoli is said to hypnotise people and allure them to commit suicide. It is said that the well had black water, which mysteriously killed people. People don’t go there in the evenings due to the stories abouth place as being haunted.


    Stop At: Connaught Place, G-22 Marina Arcade, New Delhi 110001 India

    Pickup will be provided from your centrally located hotle in Delhi, Meet our tour leader & Visit The land of the "Dhobis" (traditional washer-men) comes alive every morning with the sound of clothes being beaten against concrete slabs. The Yamuna river is far, so the ghat relies on borewell water, chilamchis (cement tubs), hauds (tanks), naandis (pools) and hydras, electric machines that soak out water. In an age when washing machines have become part of households, why do people still give their clothes to dhobis? Actually most people clean their clothes in washing machines, but for major cleaning, they rely on Dhobis.

    To conclude, you will be driven back to your hotel in Delhi.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Gole Market, New Delhi 110001 India

    What a way to end this tour, enjoy a solemn authentic South Indian with a south Indian family itself. South Indian food has earned much fame across the globe, particularly for scrumptious dishes like Dosa, Vada, Idli, Uttapam and Sambar. Enjoy your meal while having a warm cultural interaction with the family knowing thier local customs and food habits.

    Duration: 45 minutes

  • Departure Point :
    Traveler pickup is offered
    centrally located delhi hotels
    Departure Time :
    8:30 AM
    Return Detail :
    -
    Hotel Pickup :
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Most travelers can participate
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Dress code is smart casual
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Language

English

Age Req.

-

Fitness Req.

None

Group Size

15

Organised by Discover Activities

Activity ID: V-76234P68

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