Dilli Haat

Dilli Haat is an open-air food plaza and craft bazaar located in Delhi, run by Delhi Tourism and Transportation Development Corporation (DTTDC). At present Delhi has two such bazaars, one near the All India Institute of Medical Sciences on Sri Aurobindo Marg, opposite INA Market on Sri Aurobindo Marg established in 1994. The second, Dilli Haat is situated in Pitampura, in North Delhi, at Netaji Subash Place was established in April 2008. Dilli Haat has permanent food stalls representing each state of India, giving a complete variety of tastes available all over India, while the crafts stall change every 15 days. Dilli Haat was established jointly by Delhi Tourism (DTDC), Govt. of Delhi and NDMC, D.C. (Handicrafts) & D.C. (handlooms), Ministry of Textiles & Ministry of Tourism, Govt. of India and opened in March 1994. Around 2003, this market became fully wheelchair-accessible, including an accessible bathroom. Delhi's second Dilli Haat, the Dilli Haat, and Pitampura, also was developed by DTTDC in Pitampura, close to Pitampura TV Tower and spread over 7.2 hectares, was opened in April 2008. More Dilli Haats are set to be created in other parts of Delhi with the third expected to open in Janakpuri in August 2013. Over the years, Dilli Haat has become a venue of crafts, music, dance and cultural festivals, for example India’s first comic convention, Comic Con India were organized at Dilli Haat, INA, in February 2011.

How to Reach

dillihaat can be a question arising in everybody’s mind, but there is nothing to worry as it is easy to reach their due to its fame. The easy way to get the Dillihaat is to take public transportation as Delhi is well connected with the Public transport. Even one can opt to travel by metro if they want comforttransportation. The nearest stop for the metro as well as public transportation like Buses is the INA stop as the DilliHaat is very close from the INA.There are two DilliHaat: one at INA, AurbindoMarg and another at Pitampura near TV Tower. Both the DilliHaat can be accessed easily with good facility of transportation and since it is well connected to other parts of Delhi. Visitors can even drive their private vehicle, which will provide comfort travel to the destination.Due to the popularity of DilliHaat in Delhi, it is easy to find a route to get there with the help of local person as they are always ready to provide helping hand to the tourists visiting Delhi for first time. Now-a-days with the availability of smart phones, GPRS etc one can find easy accessibility to DilliHaat.