Lodi Gardens is a park in Delhi, India. Spread over 90 acres, it contains, Mohammed Shah’s Tomb. A favourite picnic spot and a joy for morning walkers with lots of greenery and trees. Access from Lodi Road. It’s near Khan Market.Lodi Gardens are a real heaven of tranquility and peace from the hustle and bustle of Delhi. These gardens are very beautiful and home to a wide variety of trees and plants.
A landmark that is a confluence of the essence and energy of old world Delhi and urban Delhi, Lodi Gardens encapsulates an entire era of the Pashtun dynasty that ruled over most of Northern India during 16th century. Studded with domes of the tombs of rulers from the Sayyid and Lodi dynasties, Lodi Gardens is one of the few landmarks in Delhi that has been assimilated in the daily lives of every successive generations over the years. From afar you can spot the tomb of Mohammed Shah, the earliest of the tombs built at the gardens in 1444, identifiable by its overhanging stone eaves, octagonal structure with a central chamber. Sikander Lodi’s tomb is the double domed, smaller structure in the north-west corner of the garden.