Delhi is a city that gained popularity during the Mughal rule. Today it remains the capital of India and the pride of the country. Tourists from not only India but from all over the world are attracted to this place by the historical buildings here so much that they make rounds once or twice a year. Let us tell you about the 5 oldest historical buildings of Delhi, which you must have seen, but you will not know how old these monuments are.

Humayun's Tomb
Humayun's Tomb was built in 1565 on the orders of Maharani Bega Begum, the first wife of Mughal Emperor Humayun, to pay tribute to Humayun's death. This mausoleum, completed by Persian architects in 1571, is one of the most popular tourist places in Delhi. The tomb has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Tughlakabad Fort
Tughlaqabad Fort was built in the 14th century by Ghiyas-ud-din Tughlaq, the founder of the Tughlaq dynasty of the Delhi Sultanate of India.

Safdarjung's Tomb
Safdarjung's Tomb was built in 1754 as the tomb of Nawab Safdarjung, who is considered one of the richest and most powerful rulers of Delhi. After his death in the fight against the Marathas, his body was buried in this tomb.

Qutub Minar
Qutub Minar, 73 meters high, was built by Qutb-ud-din Aibak in 1193 as a minaret (Victory Tower) to celebrate his supremacy in Delhi. This is another UNESCO World Heritage Site known as the tallest tower in the world.

Red Fort
When Shah Jahan decided to move the capital from Agra to Delhi, the Red Fort was built in 1638 as the main residence of the Mughal emperors. It was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2007.