Travelogue: 48 hours in New Delhi
Got 48 hours to explore New Delhi? Reuters correspondents with local knowledge help visitors get the most out of a short stay in the capital
The best weather is between October and March - the rest of the year can be very hot and humid.
5 p.m. - Drop off your bags at the hotel and go for a drive around Lutyens' Delhi, a part of the capital named after its architect.
Do stop for a refreshing cup of tea at Cha Bar in Connaught Place. Gaze out at the busy Barakhamba Road intersection as you choose between Darjeeling, Nilgiri, Sikkim or any other brew that catches your fancy. Feel free to browse at the well-stocked bookstore housing the Cha Bar.