Perfect Weekend Getaway Destinations from Delhi

Bored of the daily mundane life and looking for a refreshing break? Planning a weekend getaway would be the best way to unwind and spend some time with the loved ones. If you stay in Delhi, there are many getaway destinations nearby where you can catch a breather from the hectic life schedule and enjoy a rejuvenating break. These places are not too far and hence you do not have to do hours of travelling to reach there. There are historical attractions, wildlife sanctuaries, nightlife spots and places to visit in Faridabad, Manesar, Sohna and other nearby places that are worth exploring. Read on to know the best weekend getaway destinations around Delhi where you are sure to have a great time: 

1-Mangar: Located in Faridabad, just 54 km away from Delhi, this small village is known for its lush greenery and abundant wildlife. The high biodiversity zone is the perfect place for a relaxing retreat for all nature lovers. Here you can visit Mangar Bani, a sacred grove near Mangar village where there are a variety of native tree species, shrubs and rare birds. Spend some time at the Lulu Lake which is just 6km from the Mangar Village. The picturesque scenery makes the perfect backdrop to click some stunning pictures. For your stay at this hidden gem near Delhi, there are some good hotels like The LaLiT Mangar where you can enjoy a luxurious stay. Located in the middle of the Mangar Bani Valley, this hotel has an idyllic setting to enjoy a relaxing time. At the Lalit Mangar, one can indulge in a wide range of activities to rejuvenate the mind, body and soul. The scenic surroundings and excellent hospitality also makes this hotel one of the most loved wedding venues in Faridabad.

2-Manesar: Located on the Delhi-Jaipur Highway, 56 km from Delhi, Manesar is known for its laidback surroundings, offering a perfect escapade from the busy city life. Here you will find many tourist attractions like the Damdama Lake, Mata Sheetla Devi Temple, Kingdom of Dreams and Aapno Ghar Amusement Park where one can have a great time with friends and family. It is a perfect place for a fun-filled family getaway with kids where they can enjoy rides at the amusement park and savour delicious food at the various restaurants and eateries. For your accommodation, there are many lavish resorts and hotels like Heritage Village and Aapno Ghar Resort where you can enjoy a comfortable stay with family.

3-Sohna: Located in the foothills of Aravalli hills, 50 kms away from Delhi, this is another popular weekend destination worth exploring. The pleasant weather and immense natural beauty in the surroundings makes it a great spot to rejuvenate your mind and body, away from the hustle bustle of city life. You can enjoy boating at the Sohna Lake, make a visit to the Bharatpur Hill Fort or explore the Kamboj Ruins which is a must see sight in Sohna. The place is also known for its hot water springs, also referred to as Shiv Kund, which are known for their therapeutic and medicinal properties.

4-Neemrana Fort: This beautiful historical town in the city of Alwar is around 100 km from Delhi. It is a perfect destination for history and adventure buffs who can admire the architecture of the magnificent Neemrana Fort Palace and also indulge in various adventure activities like zip lining, trekking, swimming etc. One can also go for a safari experience at the Sariska National Park. The 16th century fort is turned into a heritage hotel and promises a peaceful getaway to enjoy with loved ones. Though the weather here is pleasant throughout the year, it is best to visit this place during winters, from March to November.

These are some of the blissful places near the capital city where one can enjoy a delightful weekend getaway. Plan your trip today and give yourself a much needed break from the busy city life.