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Shakti Sthal @ New Delhi (INDIA)



Shakti Sthal @ Delhi (INDIA) by Drifter Baba

Shakti Sthal @ New Delhi: 

Shakti Sthal is the place where our Ex-Prime Minister Indira Gandhi Ji was cremated. This Samadhi is next to Mahatma Gandhi Samadhi and Jawaharlal Nehru Samadhi. Also, other samadhis are nearby like Rajeev Gandhi, Lal Bahadur Shastri, etc.

Shakti Sthal was created in November 1984 after her assassination.  

This area is spread over 45 acres and well maintained. Lots of greenery and a place where you can seat in spend time.

This is one of the famous tourist destinations in New Delhi. An ideal place to spend a few hours and remember our great leaders.


Shakti Sthal - New Delhi Timing:  05:00 AM to 07:30 PM  (Everyday).

Best time to visit: All time. During the summer, it's a bit hot.


Entry Fees:  No entry fee. 


Address - Shakti Sthal @ New Delhi:

Shakti Sthal 

Raj Ghat, New Delhi, Delhi 110002 (INDIA)


Special occasion:

No special occasion. During weekends and holidays, you will find a huge crowd of tourists.

Places to visit in & around Delhi:

  • Red Fort
  • Humayun's Tomb
  • Qutub Minar
  • India Gate
  • Jama Masjid
  • Lotus Temple
  • Akshardham Temple
  • Rashtrapati Bhavan
  • Lodhi Garden
  • Purana Qila
  • Shri Lakshmi Narayan Temple (Birla Mandir)
  • Jantar Mantar
  • Sri Bangla Sahib Gurudwara
  • Raj Ghat
  • National Museum
  • Agrasen ki Baoli
  • Gandhi Smriti
  • Safdarjung Tomb
  • Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia Dargah
  • National Rail Museum
  • The Garden of Five Senses
  • National Zoological Park
  • Tughlakabad Fort
  • Rajpath
  • Mehrauli Archeological Park
  • Nehru Planetarium
  • Shree Adya Katyayani Shaktipeeth Mandir
  • Diwan e Khash
  • Diwan e Aam
  • National Gallery of Modern Art
  • National Gandhi Museum
  • Nehru Park
  • Indira Gandhi Memorial Museum
  • Khas Mahal
  • Shri Kalka Ji Temple
  • Iron Pillar
  • Feroz Shah Kotla
  • Deer Park
  • Hanuman Mandir Connaught Place
  • Jahaz Mahal
  • Mughal Gardens
  • Hauz Khas Complex
  • Rang Mahal
  • ISKCON Temple
  • Kashmiri Gate
  • Shri Digambar Jain Lal Mandir
  • National War Memorial
  • Waste to Wonder Theme Park
  • Alai Darwaza
  • Jamali Kamali
  • Teen Murti Bhawan
  • Air Force Museum
  • Haveli Mirza Galib
  • Malcha Mahal
  • Alai Minar
  • Okhla Bird Sanctuary
  • Sheetla Mata Mandir
  • Appu Ghar
  • Sultanpur National Park

Parking Places: There is a huge parking place near Shakti Sthal. You have to pay for parking. 

How to reach Shakti Sthal: 

By Air: The nearest airport is Indira Gandhi Internation Airport in New Delhi. This is one of the busiest airports in India where multiple flights operate from other Indian cities and a foreign country. You can catch buses, Autos, or private taxis to reach the place.

By Rail: The main railway station is New Delhi Railway Station in New Delhi. It is well connected with other Indian cities. You can catch buses, Autos, or private taxis to reach the place.

Buses: The nearest main bus stand is in New Delhi. You can find multiple buses from different nearby cities in India. You can catch buses, Autos, or private taxis to reach the place.

Private Taxis/ Autos: You will find lots of Autos and Taxis here as it is one of the famous tourist destinations in Delhi. Here Autos Rickshaw and Taxis are quite reasonable.


Distance from nearby Indian cities

  • Ahmadabad: 947 km 
  • Bhopal: 802 km
  • Jaipur: 273 km
  • Lucknow: 553 km
  • Varanashi: 862 km
  • Chandigarh: 247 km
  • Prayagraj: 692 km
  • Haridwar: 220 km
  • Jammu: 589 km
  • Dehradun: 246 km

Accommodation near Shakti Sthal @ Delhi : 

You will find a few accommodations near the Shakti Sthal. Accommodation there is quite costly as it is one of the prime locations in Delhi.


Food & Restaurant near Shakti Sthal @ Delhi :

This is one of the famous tourist destinations in Delhi and thousands of tourists visit there every day. You will find a few decent restaurants where you can get North Indian, South Indian, and Continental food. You will also find lots of street food around which is common in Delhi.


Few Photos:

Shakti Sthal @ Delhi (INDIA) by Drifter Baba

Shakti Sthal @ Delhi (INDIA) by Drifter Baba

Visit Date: 12 Apr 2015