The Garden of Five Senses is a park located at Indian capital Delhi in Saidul Ajaib village near the Mehrauli heritage area. The area spread by The Garden of Five Senses more than 20 acres. It was inaugurated in February 2003 by Chief Minister of Delhi, Sheila Dikshit. The Garden of Five Senses of Delhi is designed by Pradeep Sachdeva also management and developed by tourism and Transportation department of Delhi. The cost of making this park approx 11 crore rupees.
Fact About Garden of Five Senses
Address: Said-ul-Ajaib, Off M.B. Road, Near Saket, New Delhi-110 030
Location: The Garden is situated near the Qutub heritage zone
Area: 20.5 acre
Area of Delhi: South Delhi
Phone No: 26534401, 26510519
Distance from Airport: 17 Kms: Nil
Nearest Railway Station: Nizamuddin Railway station
Nearest Metro Station: Saket and Central Secretariat
Nearest Airport: Indira Gandhi International Airport
Garden of Five Senses in Delhi is one of the popular hangout places. The Garden of five senses name means this place is to restore five senses like See, Smell, Touch, Hear, Taste. This is also an ideal place for public interaction as well as exploration. The garden has many unique features which makes it different from other parks. Not only is its beauty marvelous, it also has a lot to offer in terms of education. The Khas Bagh, Neel Bagh, Food as well as shopping court, Color Gardens, some amazing sculptures, the Specimen Plants’ Courts and the attractive Solar Energy Park are the main attractions of Garden of Five Senses.
Entry Fee and Timing for Garden of Five Senses
Open Days: Open All Days
Timings April to September: 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Timings October to March: 9:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Entry Fee for Adult: 30 Rs.
Entry Fee for Child ( up to 12 yrs ): 10 Rs.
Entry Fee for Sr. Citizen: 10 Rs.
Entry Fee for Handicapped: Free
Time needed for sightseeing: Nearly 1 hour
Photography charges: Require Permission
Food & Water Facility: Available
One of the prime attractions of the Garden of Five Senses of the Fountain Tree, which is a pleasure to admire. Color Gardens is the place in this garden where you will find flowers of all colors. Go to The Courts of Specimen Plants to watch out not so often seen species like bamboo and cacti. This place features prominently on the list of tourists coming on a tour of Delhi. Besides, Garden of Five Senses is also a favorite place for the locals.