Discover the Hidden Corners of Delhi on These Unique Tours

Swaminarayan Akshardham temple at night
Swaminarayan Akshardham temple at night | © Punnawit Suwuttananun / Getty Images
Experience parts of Delhi largely unseen by travellers on these unique tours, which include biking around the twisting gulleys of Old Delhi and learning to cook Indian food with a local family.

India’s capital city Delhi is the first point of entry for most travellers, and one of the country’s most popular destinations. Steeped in history, and shaped by five dynasties, Delhi has a lot to offer lovers of art, history and culture. Once you’ve had your fill of the city’s classic sites, these tours can offer a glimpse of life in this colourful, chaotic city that visitors rarely get to see.

ClassDance Class in Delhi: Learn to Dance like a Bollywood Star
From $113 per person
2 hours
5 (3)
It’s all about having a blast in this 2-hour Bollywood dance class, taught at a local dance academy in Delhi. Slip into a costume and get your groove on as you learn the moves to three to four different Indian dance styles, including Bhangra. Practice the choreography with an experienced instructor, lunch and round-trip private transport included. You'll even receive a privately shared YouTube link to watch your festively dressed class in action. It won't be hard to spot yourself on film: The small-group class is limited to 15, ensuring a personalized experience.
ToursLocal Village and Food Tour Including Cooking Class
From $130 per person
12 hours
4.4 (8)
This unique day trip takes you around New Delhi by private vehicle. Make a visit to a local village, eat breakfast at Dhaba, learn basics of Indian cooking and enjoy a traditional lunch at a farmhouse.
ClassLocal Market Tour & Five Course Meal Class
From $69 per person
210 to 240 minutes
5 (1)
Tastesutra is a hands-on cooking studio having hosted more than 1400 guests from over 70 countries! Our cooking studio offers hands-on cooking experience of some delicious cuisine with a menu of your choice. Our market tours help you learn about shopping for Indian Spices in the local market. Get to cook & bond followed by indulging into the self-cooked meal. Enjoy the process while discussing India’s Cultural Food Heritage & learning about Indian Spices and Cooking Methods.Start Time: 11 am.Duration – 3.5 – 4 HoursLocation – Tastesutra Cooking Studio, Near Lajpat Nagar Metro Station
ToursSmall-Group Food Walking Tour in Delhi Including Rickshaw Ride
From $69 per person
3 hours
4.7 (2)
Experience the best travel stories for yourself! Join a local expert and uncover hidden gems on this Lonely Planet Experience powered by Urban Adventures. Experience Delhi’s culture through its cuisine on this food walking tour with a friendly, knowledgeable guide. Join the local foodie crowd as you explore the busy streets of Kamla Nagar, stopping at several food stalls to indulge in yummy local snacks. Complete your local experience with a fun rickshaw ride!
ToursDelhi Cultural Experience: Cook and Eat with a Local Family
From $89 per person
4 hours
5 (14)
Immerse yourself in Indian culture and dine with a local family. This is an opportunity to learn more about local life, Indian lifestyle, the traditions of home life and the importance of family in Indian culture, arranged marriages and of course, the food.

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ToursPrivate Evening Tour of Akshardham Temple with Musical Fountain Show
From $32 per person
4 hours
5 (1)
Take a journey through the marvelous Akshardham Temple, where you witness the enormity and beauty of this exceptional monument under the guidance and knowledge of a private expert guide. Visit the temple, appreciate its splendor, and watch the exceptional musical fountain show to experience Indian faith at its best.
ToursOld Delhi's Food, Temples, Culture & Spice Market
From $40 per person
3 hours
5 (3)
What makes my experience unique is that you will experience everything by doing, from mouthwatering food to culture, from religious knowledge to local life of a Delhi-ite.In this experience you will taste a variety of delicious street food from multi-generations-old food joints, which have been tried and tested for safety, and learn about their backstory and their secret ingredients.It’s not just a food tour; it’s more than that. We will visit Sikh Gurdwara and their Kitchen where 15,000-plus people eat for free every day. There you can experience joy of giving and selflessness and you can be a volunteer too.We will also visit Asia’s largest spice market and learn about spices and why we use spices in old Delhi.Lastly we will visit secret rooftop and enjoy the view of old Delhi and spice market from the top.
ToursPhoto Tour of Old Delhi with Street Food Tasting
From $107 per person
5 hours
5 (4)
A photography tour in Old Delhi which helps you discover the charms of this ancient and lively place. All you need to carry is your camera and we will take care of the rest.
ToursDelhi Street Art Tour
From $19 per person
3 hours
Delhi is known for its rich history and vibrant culture. This tour allows guests to experience India's contemporary culture and learn how artists interpret India's modern-day culture. This gives guests a comprehensive understanding of India's past and present.