Unmasking 5 places to visit near Delhi over the weekend

    2017 is a great year, it gives you an opportunity to enjoy long weekends. So, if you are all set to explore the nation and are residing in Delhi, you must gear up to explore these exotic locations in the vicinity of Delhi.

    Delhi being located centrally is well connected to various tourist places. Places like Nainital, Rishikesh, Haridwar, Shimla, Amritsar etc. are at a distance of few hours. But, let's shift our focus to something more exotic and something newer; here I will be highlighting 5 places that you can visit on weekend and the beauty of these places will be inked in your heart and soul forever.

    Let's get started-

    Landsdown-

    • Distance from Delhi: 236km

    • Favourable Season to visit: Anytime of the year

    • Commutation- you can travel by personal car or hire a taxi, you can also avail Volvo or can opt to travel via train to Kotdwar and from there you can travel to Lansdowne by hiring a taxi. Lansdown is 35 km away from Kotdwar.

    • Places to Visit: War Memorial, Santoshi Mata Temple, Tip n Top View Point, and St. Mary's Church

    • Activities to do: Trekking, boating, paddling, bird watching, jungle safari and mountaineering.

    Mukteshwar

    • Distance from Delhi: 329 Km

    • Favourable Season to visit: July to September.

    • Commutation: you can travel by personal car or hire a taxi, you can also avail Volvo or can opt to travel via train to Kathgodam and from there you can travel to Mukteshwar by hiring a taxi. It is 73 km away from Kathgodam and from Pant Nagar airport it is 100 km away.

    • Places to Visit: Mukteshwar Dham, Chauli ki Jali, Indian Veterinary Research Institute and Tapovan.

    Sariska-

    • Distance from Delhi: 216km

    • Favourable Season to visit: October to June

    • Commutation: You can travel by personal car or hire a taxi, you can also avail Volvo or can opt to travel via train to Alwar and from there you can travel to Sariska by hiring a taxi. It is 40 km away from Alwar and from Jaipur airport, it is 110 km away.

    • Things to see: Royal Bengal Tigers, Chital, Leopards, Antelopes, Avifauna.

    • Activities to do: Wildlife Safari and Spotting.

    Neemrana-

    • Distance from Delhi: 122km

    • Favourable Season to visit: June to December

    • Commutation: You can travel by personal car or hire a taxi. Volvo is also a great and affordable option to reach Neemrana

    • Places to visit: Fort of Neemrana, Kesroli

    • Activities to do: Sightseeing and Zip Flying

    Chail-

    • Distance from Delhi: 333km

    • Favourable Season to visit: March to Mid- November

    • Commutation: You can travel by personal car or hire a taxi, you can also avail Volvo or can opt to travel via train to Shimla and from there you can travel to Chail by hiring a taxi. It is 15 km away from Alwar and from Jabbarhatti airport it is 72 km away.

    • Places to visit: Chail Palace, Polo and Cricket grounds.

    • Activities to do: Trekking, sightseeing

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