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Rajpath, New Delhi

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At Rajpath, see how a ceremonial boulevard became one of the most historic roads in India. If you start your walk from the western side, observe the presidential palace nearby situated on the Raisina Hill. As you head eastward, notice the vast lawns, canals, and rows of trees which decorate the avenue along its entire length. As you reach the end of the king's road, the India Gate--a triumph arch and war memorial--stands tall in the middle of Children's Park next to the national stadium. Many visitors like to attend the Republic Day parade here, which proudly showcases India's defense capability and cultural and social heritage. Use our New Delhi family vacation planner to visit Rajpath on your trip to New Delhi, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • if you can tolerate the indian heat, bring bottled waters with you if you opt to walk the whole stretch of the royal road - starting from the indian gate until the presidential palace gate. it is quit...  more »
  • Considered to be one of the most important roads in India, it is where the annual Republic Day parade takes place on 26 January. It is also used for the funeral processions of key political leaders of...  more »
  • An enduring symbol of governance and administration, a grand set of buildings , roads and administration.  more »