Brought to you by GoinTheCity, this Heritage walk to Old Delhi's havelis and Mughlai food will be an experience you will cherish for long. Delhi's rich heritage will surely amaze you. The city has served as the capital of several kingdoms and empires and today it has become one of the greatest blends of Hindu, British and Mughal Architecture. Through this custom walk to the 'Androon Shehr' (walled city) of Shahjahanabad Behind the walls, you will pass through the old 'phataks', 'galis and kuchas' of the un-trodden lanes of the city, which has its own unique story to tell. The aim of this tour is to feel and experience the tangible and intangible Mughal Heritage and to enrich you with the history of the era.
This guided tour/event in Delhi is organised by GoinTheCity and hosted by Yasir Anwar. Your host Yasir is born and brought up in Old Delhi, and knows any and every thing about this area. Yasir holds a graduate degree in History Honors and Masters degree in Archaeology and Heritage Management. He has been involved with several Museums, Art Galleries and Art and Cultural Organizations for over 5 years. He has guided many tours and conducted many education and outreach programs in this area. Yasir also worked as Curatorial Assistant at Mehrangarh Museum, Jodhpur, Rajasthan where he carried out research on Museum collection. He is currently working as Research Assistant at the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts under the project National Cultural Audiovisual Archives. Yasir will be your perfect host to this heritage walk to the old Delhi.
This heritage walk to Old Delhi will also be a gastronomic delight. Old Delhi is not just rich in heritage but also popular for its mindblowing food. Some of the most authentic Mughali dishes are served here, This guided tour will also involve delightful non-vegetarian food and dessert experiences within this old city. Kheer, Chicken Soup, Seekh Kebabs, Rumali Roti, Shahi Tukda with homemade Ice cream, Fry and Roasted Chicken, Biryani, Roohafza Milk Shake, Jalebi, Faluda and Paan will be covered under this custom walk, which is not less than a Food festival itself.
The tour will commence from the Chawri Bazaar Metro Station everyday at 4.00 p.m till Feb 28 th . So Dilliwalo, explore the hidden heritage and culture of your city and treat your taste buds with the most delightful non-veg food and desserts.
Written By: Mansi Gupta | Post Date: 22 February 2017