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Sound And Light Show Red Fort

A Key Attraction for Tourists

The Sound and Light Show is an extremely popular event hosted at the Red Fort which is eagerly awaited by visitors and definitely one of the highlights of the visit to this historical place. Visitors from all over the country and even from abroad visit the Red Fort to witness this spectacular event which fabulously recreates and traces the three centuries of Indian history involving the Mughal rule and history of Delhi.

The Event Recreates History in a Unique Manner

The Red Fort which is a UNESCO World Heritage-listed structure is illuminated by using lights and by creation of sounds using special effects of the highest quality and animated with music and narration that’s in perfect sync with the theme and topic on display.

The Sound and Light Show is a 60-minute spectacular event which also includes a dinner spread consisting of mouth-watering cuisines of traditional Indian menus. The whole building comes to light because of the dramatic effect that the sound and light effect creates. The captivating narration that accompanies the sound and light makes the event even more fascinating.

Professional Guides are Available

Visitors can also use the services of a professional English speaking guide who can take them through the history of Red Fort and everything associated with this world famous monument. There are all-inclusive tours conducted by professional tour operators which include complimentary pickup and drop-off in air-conditioned vehicles. The Sound and Light Show at the Red Fort is a part of the package.

The Sound and Light show begins with depiction of epic stories of the lives of popular historical characters like Draupadi, the gallant Hindu King Prithviraj Chauhan and the legendary queen Razia Sultana who ruled over both the Sultanate and the Mughal. The stories of ancient India is told through an array of modern technologies which makes for amazing viewing.

Information for Visitors

The Sound and Light Show at the Red Fort lasts for 60 minutes. You can choose the services of a local tour operator for an enhanced, hassle-free viewing experience. The show commences at 1800 Hrs every day except Mondays. Tickets for the show can be purchased from Red Fort ticket counters, up to an hour before the show. Tickets are available for INR 60 for adults and INR 20 for children up to 12 years of age on weekdays. On weekends and holidays adults have to pay INR 80 and children are charged INR 30.

How To Reach

Red Fort is an iconic destination and there are numerous bus and taxi services available to take visitors to the show. The nearest metro station is Chandni Chowk. Indira Gandhi International airport is the nearest airport.

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