Your wedding date is fixed. You’re excited for your big day! But we’d advise you to take a little break from the crazy shaadi prep work and indulge in a fun pre-wedding photoshoot in the beautiful locales of the capital city. A treasure trove of culture and historical architecture, Delhi is the perfect mix of heritage and nature and nature and can be a beautiful backdrop for your romantic pre-wedding photoshoot that would help you make memories for a lifetime.
Hauz Khas Village
Hauz Khas Village is an oasis amidst the humdrum of the busy capital city. Located in South Delhi, surrounded by green pastures, historical forts and beautiful water bodies, it is a moment caught in time. If you love outdoor shoots, then Hauz Khas Village would be the most picturesque location for you and your beau!
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Lodi Gardens is a culture lover’s paradise! Spread across 90 acres of undulating greens, surrounded by historical monuments like Mohammed Shah’s Tomb, Tomb of Sikandar Lodi, Shisha Gumbad and Bara Gumbad, it makes for a great spot not only for its beautiful 15th century architectural carvings but also if you would like your photographs to have a little bit of history in them.
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ITC Grand Bharat, A Luxury Collection Hotel
WeddingSutra Favorite ITC Grand Bharat is known for its world-class hospitality. This luxury resort is spread across 290 acres of land and houses delightful pools, an impressive golf course, spas, wellness centers and much more. The architecture of the resort resembles a royal palace. If you are looking for a regal location for a photoshoot with your beau, amidst lavish views, ITC Grand Bharat is where you need to be.
Perhaps one of the first Mughal monuments, Humayun’s Tomb is a stunning heritage site and a dramatic photo opportunity. The area is surrounded by water channels and garden squares – perfect for a pre-wedding shoot with a royal theme.
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Agrasen Ki Baoli
Agrasen Ki Baoli is managed by the Archaeological Survey of India and makes for quite an offbeat and historical pre wedding shoot location. It is enclosed and set on three levels and will bring a wonderful old world charm to your photographs.
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This guesthouse with a cheeky name is a one stop venue if you want to experience the best of nature, surrounded by a courtyard and an expansive garden space. You’ll get all the ambience of an English country garden in your photographs taken here; romantic, timeless and you’ll cherish them forever.
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Garden of Five Senses
The Garden of Five Senses is spread across 20 acres and is filled with beautiful plants and trees. It is a well-known area for professional photoshoots and entry fee is a mere Rs. 30 for adults. If you and your partner are free-spirited nature enthusiasts, this is the perfect place to capture your pre-wedding photos!
The Perfect Location
If you’re finding it hard to decide on a setting but would love a quirky, colorful shoot, then The Perfect Location does what it says on the label. Their studio is available to rent and is equipped to look like a Natural, Manmade, Industrial or Romantic setting for your shoot. What’s more, they even provide props and open area shots. Undoubtedly, our favorite location in Delhi!
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The Rail Museum
For a rustic backdrop and edgy aesthetically inclined pictures, Delhi’s Rail Museum is an off-the-beaten track choice. Surrounded by greenery, it makes for a photogenic, unusual album on a fun pre-wedding photoshoot.
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Okhla Bird Sanctuary
If you are in search of solace in the busy capital city, Okhla Bird Sanctuary is where you need to be. This astounding sanctuary is located on the Yamuna River in Noida and is spread across four square kilometres. With exotic birds and beautiful nature around you, this sanctuary will make your pre-wedding shoot feel like a walk in paradise!
The Shooting Village
The Shooting Village is a lush area of about three acres located in the North Western part of Delhi. They are known to be one of the first famous pre-wedding locations in the capital. Here you can get photography and videography services for personalized shoots.
Do it like a diva. Get a photoshoot done with make up artists on hand to touch you up, a stylist making sure your clothes are amazing and a beautifully designed set. Picture Destination is spread across two acres of land and provides a variety of the best backdrops for the chosen theme of your shoot. Perfect for last minute pre wedding photography shoots, we say!
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This photography studio in Delhi is a mix of indoor and outdoor sets. Photo Paradise has more than 35 setups along with a brick factory of 25 acres and beautiful farms of 10 acres to meet all your location demands.
Studio Future Forward
This location is spread across roughly three acres in NCR, Delhi. With more than 30 setups for pre-wedding photoshoots, Studio Future Forward is worth exploring.
Delhi has always had a vintage aura due to its rich history. One of the oldest forts in India, Purana Qila, is in Delhi. If you’d like to give your pre-wedding photoshoot some old world charm, Purana Qila is for you. The entry fee is nominal and the beautiful gardens are well maintained.
Qutub Minar, New Delhi
A UNESCO World Heritage site, Qutub Minar is a well-maintained tourist spot. The minaret is surrounded by historically-significant monuments. If you want a pre-wedding photoshoot with splendid monuments in the background, the Qutub Minar is a great choice.
Rooftop Of The Spice Market (Khari Baoli)
The Old Delhi spice market, also known as Khari Baoli, is Asia’s largest spice market. For those who want some scenic rooftop photos in the quieter hours, we suggest visiting at sunrise. At this time, you are likely to have the rooftop all to yourself and can enjoy mesmerizing views of the whole market.
Neemrana Fort Palace
This astonishing 15th century Fort Palace near the Delhi-Jaipur highway has been turned into a 14-tiered marvel with lavish rooms, pools, palace wings, stepped gardens and more. Neemrana Fort Palace is the perfect destination for a royal-themed pre-wedding photoshoot.
The Roseate is one of the top luxury urban resorts of Delhi. The beautiful property is spread across eight acres. If you are looking for an aesthetically-pleasing photoshoot with modern architecture and interiors, The Roseate fits the bill perfectly.
India Gate, being one of the most iconic structures of the country, is a popular spot for pre-wedding photoshoots. The memorial is well-maintained and surrounded by greenery. Permission from the police is required for pre-wedding photoshoots.
If you love culture and art, Champa Gali is the right place for you. The gali offers a fine blend of art and culture, with cute cafes and shops in the area. The Persian-like alleys of Champa Gali will make your pre-wedding photoshoot really stand out.
Nestled in a faraway corner of Delhi, Naini Lake is every romantic couple’s dream come true. The place offers tranquility and peace if you just want to enjoy the moment. Get into a boat and push off into the middle of the lake for some privacy and let the photographer capture the two of you at your most serene and beautiful.
Photos Courtesy- Rishabh Sood
This deep forest is an idyllic location spread across 783 acres and surrounded by various Sufi mausoleums. Whether you want a misty morning filtering through the trees or tell a fairytale story in your pictures, Sanjay Van would make an excellent choice for a candid pre-wedding photoshoot in the wild.
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Connaught Place is not only a historical structure but also a melting pot of cultures and traditions. A hub of Delhi’s best-known restaurants and shopping spaces, it is a one-stop destination if you are looking to capture the pulse of the city while surrounded by Victorian architecture.
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Dilli Haat is the biggest and most attractive market in Delhi. The market is spread across six acres and has a classic village look and feel to it. The best time to have your romantic photoshoot here is during the evening when the Haat is lit up and the village glitters.
Heritage Resort Villa and Spa
If you’re dreaming of a photoshoot in a palatial resort, with a Rajasthani Haveli style background then the Heritage Resort Villa and Spa would be perfect. Located half an hour away from central Delhi, this place is a beautiful mix of tradition and modernity, perfect for a luxurious palace shoot.
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