Apart from being the national capital of India, Delhi is also a city which serves a hub of diverse culture and tourist spots. Delhi is surrounded by some of the most amazing sites for spending a long weekend. A one-two day trip on your weekend is sufficient for exploring the places and rejuvenating yourself. Some of them are listed below.
1. Hauz Khas
Located on the outskirts of the city, Hauz Khas village is one of the perfect destinations to spend a weekend alone or with the family. Hauz Khas village is always full of tourists and travellers, especially the youth and the foreigners because of its serenity and totally different cultural aura. In Hauz Khas, you will be experiencing both, rural and the urban touch in Hauz Khas Village and the Hauz Khas Enclave respectively. This is the hub of Delhi’s fashion as some of the well-known boutique and designer shops are located here. During the trip to Hauz Khas, a person is mesmerized by experiencing the surreal reality and the greenery of the place. It gives the travellers a mental peace and a blissful escape from the surreal reality. Apart from the natural beauty and calmness, this is also known for its modernized culture where one can party all night in more than 50 clubs, pubs, bars, and restaurants. This place is surely a must visit destination if one Delhite or in fact any tourist wants to spend the weekend.
Located in the Bulandshahar district or UP, Kuchesar village is a preferred spot to spend weekends for the Delhites because of its vicinity to the city. This destination is known for its calm surroundings and the rural touch where the localities of Delhi come for breaking their boring daily schedule and experience something peaceful. One can reach the Kuchesar village via the Delhi-Moradabad Highway. There are many private and public buses which can serve as a cost-effective way of transportation. Apart from this, one can take the advantage of cabs in order to reach the Kuchesar Village. People come to the Kuchesar Village to see the Mud fort which is the only major attraction of the area. This princely fort is now serving as a heritage hotel. This fort is very special because it is the kind of fort which is mentioned in the Rig Veda. Here, one can enjoy bullock cart rides, long peaceful walks, bullock cart rides, experience the village life etc. If you can stretch out the plan a little, then you can also take a look at the Brij Ghat which is situated on the banks of the Ganges located 25 km away from Kuchesar.
This is another eye candy destination for spending a weekend. It is lucrative for children, adults, wildlife enthusiasts and the religious people too! Manesar is situated in Haryana and can be reached via road by Delhi-Jaipur Highway. It is blessed with lush greenery and tourist spots despite being an industrial town. There are many places to explore in the Manesar Village. The Damdama lake is one of the most popular amongst the travellers. This is 20 km from Gurugram and it soothes the eyes of the visitors because of its perfect situation amidst the greenery and the crest and troughs of the hills. Along with the Damdama Lake, one can visit the Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary, amusements parks, and Shri Mata Sheetla Devi Temple. Manesar is the destination which gives the travellers a perfect and peaceful weekend getaway that will be cherished forever.
These were some places in Delhi and the outskirts, where you can spend the weekend and enjoy it to the fullest.