Are you among one of those people who seriously need of holiday and wants to take a break from the Delhi traffic and weather, but only have the weekend at hand.
Here , is the solution for you . These are the finest places around Delhi which have not been explored yet and are best for people who are looking for a weekend getaway.
Lansdowne is one of the most quietest and untouched hill stations of India .This beautiful hill station will give you best of the both worlds as it is well connected with all the roads and highways but also it is remote and secluded from the rest of the world . Lansdowne was developed by the Britishers for the purpose of catering as the “Recruits Training center of the Garhwal Rifles” It was founded and named after Viceroy of India Lord Lansdowne .
Lansdowne is the best place for those who are looking for a romantic weekend with lover or just 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 Kms
Travel Time-6 hrs
Best Time to Visit-March-October
Bharatpur is famously known by a lot of names like the “Eastern Gateway of Rajasthan” and “Land of Jats”. It is founded by Maharaja Suraj Mal in 1733 AD. It is named after Bharat the brother of Lord Rama.
Bharatpur is best for forts and palace enthusiast as this small district is the land of beautiful Forts and palaces. The architecture of the palaces is the product of the combination of both Rajput and Mughal Architecture.
Bharatpur is also very famous for its Wildlife . Keoladeo Ghana National Park is one such place in Bharatpur which is home for variety of animals and birds
Bharatpur is best for people who wants to take a break from the busy monotonous routine and wants to travel back to the times of Mughals and Rajputs .
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 Nanital can get quite crowded these days specially during holidays then Bhimtal is the answer for you.
Bhimtal can be called as the little sister of Nanital . It is ten times quieter, serene and breathtaking than Nanital .
“Bhimtal is town and a nagar punchayar of nanital”
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 located in the Alwar District is stunning and consist of amazing forts and palaces.
One of the most famous tourist attractions is the Neemrana Fort which now has been turned into a heritage hotel.
Neemran is one the easiest places to reach and is very near to Delhi. This is the perfect getaway for the whole family as each of the members will have something to do here weather spending the day in the most luxuries spas or exploring the exquisite palaces, it is worth it.
Top Places to visit in Neemrana
- Neemrana Fort Palace
- Siliserh Lake
- Sariska National Park
Distance From Delhi –122 Kms
Travel Time- 3hrs
Best Time to visit –September-March
These are the places which are ready to be explored and is best for people who are
tired of the clichéd holiday destination like Shimla and Manali and wants to Try something new .
Go ahead , pack your bags and enjoy the journey !!!!!!!!!
By- Priyanka Bhoj
“life is a voyage” this is the saying I live by. Passionate about travelling , writing and books. I have been writing articles from the last five years on various topics like food , travel , books, self help and inspiration . My articles are simple and informative , which you can read with a cup of coffee at the end of the day.