Located on the banks of river Yamuna, the city has been the capital of many empires, has been destroyed and rose again to prominence each time. Old Delhi got some of its landmark monuments such as Red Fort, Humayunâs Tomb and Jama Masjid, from the Mughal rulers. Amble down the meandering lanes of Chandni Chowk in Old Delhi and shop for spices, traditional apparel, colorful glass bangles, silver trinkets and intricate gold jewelry. Emerge into the leafy boulevards of central Delhi, dotted with works of Mughal and Victorian architecture, sprawling old mansions and the famous India Gate. The fun is not over yet, as you can stroll in one of the magnificent gardens of Delhi, Lodhi Garden along with the mesmerizing India Gate. Then there are several Emporiums in Cannaught Place, which enthrall you with their magnificent ethnic collection.