Once used as a nursery by the British, the Sunder Nursery has been recently transformed by Aga Khan Trust for Culture into a 90-acre park to honour the past and to also serve the future. Built in the Central Asian style, the main zone features gardens within gardens, all including water either in the form of pools or running canals. The park features 15 historical monuments including Sunderwala Burj, Sunderwala Mahal, Lakkadwala Gumbad and Tombs of Battashewala Complex etc. Sunder Nursery has a huge variety of flora and fauna with around 300 species of trees and 80 species of birds which are not found easily elsewhere in Delhi.
This guided tour is free.
Date: Saturday, 2nd June 2018
Duration: 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Meeting Time: 8:45 am
Meeting Point: Humayun’s Tomb Complex car parking, In front of Sabz Burj, Delhi
Nearest Metro Station: Jangpura
Walk led by Shashank Gupta
Currently pursuing History Honors, from Jamia Millia Islamia, Shashank Gupta hails from Khurja in Uttar Pradesh, known for its rich art and craft culture. He is an enthusiastic and active individual who is highly motivated about learning and understanding and is always looking forward to unravel the mysteries of the past through heritage walks and research in the field of history.
Things to keep in mind:
- Mandatory registration closes after 25 entries.
Step 1- Please like and share the page to register.
Step 2- Fill the form to confirm your registration
After the online registration, do inform through a text message or an email, before the walk, if you are unable to attend it. Register only if your participation is confirmed.
One participation per registration. Please do not register twice.
Contact: 8826365320 (Shashank Gupta)
· No entry fee.
· Photography allowed.
· Please wear comfortable walking shoes and carry water.