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Posted by Arjun Singh on January 15, 2020

 

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Weekend Getaways from Delhi

Delhi-NCR is perfectly located for a traveler trying to find weekend getaways in Northern or Central India. This is often why it attracts tons of tourists, who visit Delhi also as places around Delhi. The destinations are attractive and variegated - starting from Hill Stations to Resorts to Picnic Spots.

Among the places within 200 - 300 km from Delhi-NCR, the popular ones include Jaipur, Agra, Shimla, Rishikesh, Kasauli, Mussoorie, Mathura, etc. These places take 1-2 day(s) and bring an ideal weekend getaway from Delhi NCR. The lesser-known places to visit near Delhi-NCR is the quaint hill-stations like Lansdowne, Mukteshwar, Kanatal and treks like Kheerganga, Triund, Nag Tibba, and Parashar lake. There are amazing wildlife sanctuaries on the brink of Delhi-NCR just like the ones at Ranthambore, Bharatpur, Sariska and Corbett park.

Tourist Places near Delhi like Rishikesh for bungee jumping, Devprayag for foam rafting, Gulmarg and Auli for skiing, Bir-Billing for paragliding, Jaisalmer for desert safaris or maybe the Bike Ride to Agra on the Yamuna Expressway are a couple of of the various choices that adventure enthusiasts have. Kasar Devi, Mcleodganj, Old Manali and Kasol on the opposite hand, are more lucrative destinations for people that want to only relax. Amazing Parathas in Murthal and therefore the Heritage Hotel in Neemrana are favorites among college friends who usually search for a budget-friendly weekend getaway from Delhi-NCR.

Families preferring visiting the tourist destinations near Delhi-NCR are sure to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra, the banks of Ganges in Varanasi, the gorgeous lakes in Udaipur, the forts and palaces of Rajasthan, the Wagah Border and Golden Temple in Amritsar and the Char Dham in Uttarakhand, to name a few.

Here are the top 10 weekend getaways from Delhi

1 Agra, Uttar Pradesh (Agra Tour)

Known For: Taj Mahal  Fatehpur Sikri  Agra Fort

Best Time to visit Agra: October to March (210 kms from Delhi to Agra Cab)

2 Rishikesh, Uttrakhand (Rishikesh Tour)

Known For: Rafting in Rishikesh  Lakshman Jhula  Triveni Ghat

Best Time to Visit Rishikesh: Throughout the year (243 kms from Delhi to Rishikesh Cab)

3 Jaipur, Rajasthan (Jaipur Tour)

Known For: Amer Fort  City Palace, Jaipur  Hawa Mahal

Best Time to Visit Jaipur: October to March (268 kms from Delhi to Jaipur Cab)

4 Shimla, Himachal Pradesh (Shimla Tour)

Known For: The Ridge  Kufri  Tattapani

Best Time to Visit Shimla: October to June (360 kms from Delhi to Shimla Cab)

5 Nainital, Uttrakhand (Nainital Tour)

Known For: Eco Cave Gardens  Naini Lake  Naina Devi Temple

Best Time to Visit Nainital: Throughout the year (298 kms from Delhi to Nainital Cab)

6 Mussoorie, Uttrakhand (Mussoorie Tour)

Known For: Lal Tibba  Lake Mist  Kempty Falls

Best Time to Visit Mussoorie: September to June (279 kms from Delhi to Mussoorie Cab)

7 Haridwar, Uttrakhand (Haridwar Tour)

Known For: Ganga Aarti in Haridwar  Har Ki Pauri  Chandi Devi Temple

Best Time to Visit Haridwar: Throughout the year (223 kms from Delhi to Haridwar Taxi)

 

8 Amritsar, Punjab (Amritsar Tour)

Known For:  Golden Temple  Wagah Border  Jallianwala Bagh

 

Best Time to Visit Amritsar: October to March (247 kms from Delhi to Amritsar Cab)

 

9 Dehradun, Uttrakhand (Dehradun Tour)

Known For: Robber's Cave  Sahastradhara  Mindrolling Monastery

Best Time to Visit Dehradun: Throughout the year (247 kms from Delhi to Dehradun Cab)

10 Chandigarh, Punjab (Chandigarh Tour)

Known For: Rose Garden  Rock Garden

Best Time to Visit Chandigarh: August to March (260 kms from Delhi to Chandigarh Cab)

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