Are you among those in serious need of a holiday and want to take a break from the traffic and the weather of Delhi but only have the weekend at hand?
Here is the solution for you. These are the finest places for the perfect Weekend Getaways around Delhi that have not been explored yet and are best for people looking for a weekend getaway.
Weekend Getaways in Delhi
Presenting you with a list of unknown and amazing holiday destinations around Delhi.
Lansdowne is the quietest and a picturesque hill station in India. This beautiful hill station will give you the best of both worlds. It connects with all the roads and highways but is also remote and secluded from the world.
The Britishers developed Lansdowne to cater to the “Recruits Training center of the Garhwal Rifles“ It was founded and named after Viceroy of India, Lord Lansdowne.
Lansdowne is considered one of the most beautiful weekend getaways from Delhi.
Lansdowne is the best place for those looking for a romantic weekend with their lover or who want to distress.
Top places to visit in Lansdowne
- Bhulla Tal Lake
- Tip –in-Top-Point
- St Mary’s Church
- Darwan Singh Museum
Distance From Delhi-248 km
Travel Time-6 hrs
Best Time to Visit-March-October
Bharatpur is famous for many names like the “Eastern Gateway of Rajasthan“ and “Land of Jats.” Maharaja Suraj Mal in 1733 AD founded it. It is one of the best and most popular weekend getaways from Delhi.
Bharatpur is widely known amongst forts, and palace enthusiasts as this small district is the land of beautiful Forts and palaces.
The architecture of the courts is the product of the combination of both Rajput and Mughal architecture and is one of the ideal weekend getaways from Delhi, away from city life.
Bharatpur is also very famous for its Wildlife. Keoladeo Ghana is one place in Bharatpur, which is home to various animals and birds, you will fall in love with this natural beauty.
Bharatpur is best for people who want to take a break from the busy monotonous routine and travel back to Mughals and Rajput’s’ times.
Top Places to Visit Bharatpur
- Koeladeo National Park
- Lohagarh Fort
- Deeg Palace
Distance From Delhi– 197 km
Travel Time -3 hours
Best Time to Visit- October- March
If Nanital is too mainstream for you as it can get quite crowded these days, especially during holidays, Bhimtal is the answer.
Bhimtal can be called the little sister of Nanital. It is ten times quieter, serene and breathtaking than Nanital. It is one of the most amazing weekend getaways from Delhi.
“Bhimtal is a town and a Nagar punchayar of Nainital.”
Top Places to visit in Bhimtal
- Bhimtal lake
- Lok Sangrah, Folk Cultural Museum
- Hidimba Parvat
Distance From Delhi – 294 Kms
Travel Time – 6 hours
Best Time To Visit -September- March
“The Land Of Chauhans.” This small town in the Alwar District is stunning and consists of amazing forts and palaces.
One of the most famous tourist attractions is the Neemrana Fort. It is now a heritage hotel.
Neemrana is one the easiest places to reach and is very near to Delhi. This place is the perfect getaway for the whole family as each member will have something to do here.
Whether spending the day in the most luxurious spas or exploring exquisite palaces, it is worth it. It is one of the most popular hill stations.
The wonderful climate of Neemrana makes this place one of the most amazing offbeat Weekend getaways near Delhi.
Top Places to visit in Neemrana
- Neemrana Fort
- Siliserh Lake
- Sariska National Park
Distance From Delhi -122 Kms
Travel Time- 3hrs
Best Time to visit -September-March
These are the places that are ready to be explored and are best for people who are tired of clichéd holiday destinations like Shimla, the capital city, and Manali and want to try something new. It is one of the best weekend getaways from Delhi.
There are other exciting places for an adventurous weekend break from Delhi, too, like The Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders, Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, and the pink city of Jaipur. This city draws travelers from all over the world because of its marketplaces, gastronomy, forts, and cultural legacy.
Tikli Bottom, Neemrana Fort Palace, Lebua Lodge, Ananta Spa and Resorts, Bikamp Aravallis, and Hill Fort Kesroli are among our favorite hotels and resorts for the perfect weekend getaway near Delhi.
Go ahead, pack your bags and enjoy the journey!!
By- Priyanka Bhoj
-Edited By Steffy Michael|16/6/22
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