Seemapuri or ‘Seema Puri’ is one of the three sub divisions of North East Delhi District and just like its neighbouring area named ‘Seelampur’, it is primarily a residential area dotted with small markets and general shops that offer all the essential daily needs for a comfortable settlement. This region homes residents from different religious sects, caste and creed who harmoniously live together.
Seemapuri is mainly a rural zone in Delhi and people may not be too friendly or inviting to outsiders due to the fact that they are mostly rough in their behaviour and rude by inherent characteristics. Though the locals residing in Delhi may not find their language offending, however, tourists and visitors who are not used to the local language and their style of speaking might find it a little rude and unfriendly.
Seemapuri is also divided into Old Seemapuri and New Seemapuri. It has its share of Restaurants and Eating outlets situated in and around this region that include the ‘Nav Durga Ice Cream Parlour’ situated at New Seemapuri and serves a variety of Ice creams and shakes; The ‘Choudhary Dairy & Sweets’ shop located in New Seemapuri is opened on all days between 6:00 AM and 10:00 PM and is quiet popular amongst the locals here especially for its prompt service and availability of dairy products, Sweets and Indian Snacks at all times; The ‘Shri Shyam Ji Sweets’ shop located in New Seemapuri also serves a variety of Sweets and Indian Snacks while the ‘Pramod Dairy’ at New Seemapuri is a Fast Food Outlet that serves a variety of cakes and opens on all days between 6:30 AM and 9:00 PM.
Seemapuri also homes branded stores like ‘Hotspot’ and Spice’ that retail branded cellular phones and accessories. The Devender Jain Halwai Catters and Elegant Caterers are located in this region and known for providing catering services for parties or social gatherings. The only Hotel in this area is the ‘Arif Hotle’ located at F/23 in Old Seemapuri and is approximately 1 Km away from the Dilshad Garden Metro Station.
Seemapuri is easily accessible by Auto Rickshaws and Taxis that are easily available for Hire in and around this region. It is also situated just 5 Kms or 15 minutes away from Shahdara Metro Station which is the closest Metro Link to this area.
Seemapuri is situated approximately 13.2 Kms or 34 minutes from the Old Delhi Railway Station and 16.2 Kms or 40 minutes from the New Delhi Railway Station while it is 35.7 Kms or 73 minutes from the Indira Gandhi International Airport. The Inter State Bus Terminal located at Kashmere Gate and Civil Lines area is situated just 11.6 Kms or 25 minutes away and offers a number of DTC Buses that ply on the ISBT Road that connects this region to other places in Delhi.