Every individual has got a right to escape from the monotony of the humdrum affairs of life. Delhi is the capital of India and with its dynamic environment and fast paced lifestyle can leave you stressed out. The best thing to do for ourselves to get our mind refreshed is to head on a short trip. We keep on thinking about some less crowded destination or our plans just don’t get worked out. So, here is a list of such incredible weekend getaways from Delhi; hailing from quaint towns to gorgeous hill stations:
Corbett National Park
Jim Corbett National Park is situated in Nainital, Uttarakhand and is renowned for being Asia’s first National Park. This striking park is set up amidst the grasslands, hills, lakes and streams. It is popular as the abode of the Royal Bengal tigers. One can go for a jungle safari to explore the rich species of wildlife and elephant ride. Other adventurous activities to enjoy are river rafting and get to explore the Corbett Museum where there are all the fascinating things kept. Corbett Falls is also an amazing spot to see in the park and there’s also a temple.
A lively, vibrant town in Rajasthan, it is counted amongst the most significant spiritual destinations. An abode of the only existing Lord Brahma temple and Camel Fair is hosted every year. An amazing place to see in Pushkar is Pushkar Lake, Apteshwar Temple, and Savitri Temple. We can explore the city’s striking landscape and attend the evening aarti at the ghats. It’s the easiest way to reach the city through Ajmer away from Delhi.
A blissful holiday destination, situated in Uttarakhand, is located amidst the wilderness of the majestic Himalayan range. Several prominent tourist attractions are situated in this spectacular town; with all the beautiful landscapes, rich wildlife, tranquil atmosphere and vibrant cultural heritage with some spiritual destinations such as Jageshwar Temple, Kalimath, Lakhudiyar, and Katarmal Sun Temple. Some shopping destinations also located at the local Thana Bazar and is a must-to-do activity on our 2 day trip from Delhi. One can also enjoy trekking to the Zero Point and get to admire the breath-taking views.
A mesmerising city known for its scenic beauty, which is situated between the two holy rivers of Ganga and Yamuna and located in the foothills of the Himalayas in the Doon Valley. A city from which you can travel to other tourist destinations such as Auli, Mussoorie and Haridwar, etc. The city is nestled amidst the valleys and is attracted to the people from all walks of life; full of adventurous activities and spread across stunning landscapes that is an attraction to the nature lovers.
A famous tourist spot known for its historical significance is just 2 hours and 30 minutes away from the national capital region of Delhi. Neemrana finds its way in the bucket list among the heritage lovers. The atmosphere is so peaceful and so perfect for weekend getaways away from the bustle of the city life located in the Alwar district of Rajasthan, The 15th-century splendid green environment adds to the beauty of the place.
This place is one of the UNESCO heritage sites and Seven Wonders of the world. The city is set up during the Mughal era and is one of the popular weekend getaways from Delhi, just a 2 hours drive. It is situated on the banks of River Yamuna in Uttar Pradesh of which we can get a historical significance. Agra is abound with a number of architectural wonders and is known for its cultural heritage. This place suggests evidence from the great epic of Mahabharata. The local markets of Agra have their own specialities like Dal Moth and Petha worthy shopping. We can learn about the rich historical past of India and it is a significant part of the famous Golden Triangle Circuit.
So, these are some of the few weekend getaways you can go for!!!