In New Delhi, tree-lined boulevards lead to monuments like the Jantar Mantar, which features large sundials and astronomical instruments, and the iconic Red Fort Complex, which is surrounded by massive walls of red sandstone.
New Delhi is also home to luxurious hotels that include The Oberoi, where guests are treated to sweeping views of the Delhi Golf Course on one side and of Humayun's Tomb — a UNESCO World Heritage Site — on the other. Hotel amenities at top-notch resorts here often include private butlers and personal massage beds.
The city's 5-star hotel prices are 52% lower than the median rate for 5-star hotels around the world.
Median hotel rates (for all hotels): From $76 to $167
Median airfare from the US and Canada (round trip): From $949 to $1,474