Places to Visit near Delhi Within 300 kms

Gone are the old days when it required weeks and months of planning ahead for a vacation. Any weekend can be turned into a mini vacation with the right amount of enthusiasm, planning and information. Residents of Delhi will entirely agree that every weekend is an invitation for exploration and escape. Ranging from heritage sites to historical marvels and to wildlife reserves, there are a lot of places to visit near Delhi within 300 kms which serve as the perfect weekend destination with friends and family.

Ad

Here is the list of 43 Places to Visit near Delhi Within 300 kms

1. Agra, Uttar Pradesh

4.2

145 photos

183 kms from Delhi

Known For : Taj Mahal | Fatehpur Sikri | Agra Fort

Home to one of the 7 wonders of the world, Taj Mahal, Agra is a sneak peek into the architectural history with other structures such as Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri and hence makes for a must visit for anyone living in or visiting India.

Best Time : October to March

Read More 18 Agra Attractions

2. Jaipur, Rajasthan

4.3

72 photos

240 kms from Delhi

Known For : Hawa Mahal | Pink City | Amer Fort

Jaipur, the 'Pink City', is one of the most royal, majestic and colourful cities of India with a very strong historical background and vibrant culture.

Best Time : October to March

View packages starting from ₹ 6,300

Read More 59 Jaipur Attractions

3. Mussoorie, Uttarakhand

3.8

31 photos

215 kms from Delhi

Known For : Lal Tibba | Lake Mist | Kempty Falls

Situated at an altitude of 6000 ft., Mussoorie is a popular hill station famous for its colonial heritage and its religious sites.

Best Time : September to June

View packages starting from ₹ 8,499

Read More 29 Mussoorie Attractions

4. Bhangarh fort

4.2

5 photos

197 kms from Delhi

Famous for the historical ruins and the ghost stories, Bhangarh has been regarded as the most haunted place in the country. It is located on the way between Jaipur and Delhi.

Read More

5. Morni Hills

4.0

228 kms from Delhi

Situated on the outskirts of Panchkula, Morni Hills is one of the most popular picnic destinations for locals and tourists alike. This is the only hill station in the state of Haryana and hence is a much sought-after place. The hills are 1220 metres and have some really stunning views to offer. In addition to being a vista point, Morni Hills is also a great place for bird watching and trekking enthusiasts. Popular birds which are sighted here include Wallcreeper, Crested Kingfisher, Bar-tailed Treecreeper, Blue Peafowl, Kalij Pheasant, Red Junglefowl, Grey Francolin, Quails, Himalayan Bulbul and Oriental Turtle Dove.

Read More

6. Pangot

3.8

10 photos

231 kms from Delhi

Located just 15 kilometres away from Nainital; Pangot, located in the Kosiyakutoli tehsil of the Nainital district of Uttarakhand is a small and picturesque hamlet. The village is at the height of 6,300 feet above the sea level and is well known all across the nation for its rich and exotic bird life and abundance in other natural treasures. The place seems to have sprung up right out of a beautiful novel- with its greenery, flowers and birds. The area also becomes a hub for photography when hundreds of different species of birds flock here during the harsh winters in the upper Himalayas and settle down here temporarily. A step into the wilderness of Pangot, and you will find yourself in the midst of a remote Himalayan village.

Read More

Ad

7. Nainital, Uttarakhand

4.3

36 photos

232 kms from Delhi

Known For : Eco Cave Gardens | Naini Lake | Naina Devi Temple

Nainital with its beautiful lakes, temples and exotic scenery around is the perfect honeymoon paradise nestled in the arms of Kumaon Hills.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 9,000

Read More 26 Nainital Attractions

8. Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand

3.7

32 photos

193 kms from Delhi

Known For : Jungle Safari, Corbett National Park | Elephant Ride in Corbett National Park | Corbett Waterfall

Corbett National Park, set amidst the foothills of Himalayas, houses a variety of flora and fauna including rare ones such as tigers and is a treat for wildlife enthusiasts and photographers.

Best Time : Mid October to Mid June

View packages starting from ₹ 9,000

Read More 15 Jim Corbett Attractions

9. Dehradun, Uttarakhand

3.3

34 photos

200 kms from Delhi

Known For : Robber's Cave | Sahastradhara | Mindrolling Monastery

This hill town in the foothills of the Shivalik ranges in the Garhwal region with two perennial rivers flowing through it, popular for its historic civilization and offers a delightful terrain to trekkers.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 7,000

Read More 28 Dehradun Attractions

10. Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

4.3

37 photos

188 kms from Delhi

Known For : Adventure Activities in Rishikesh | Lakshman Jhula | Neelkantha Mahadeva Temple

Situated along the convergence of Ganga and Chandrabhaga, Rishikesh on the foothills of Himalayas is the hub of many ancient temples, popular cafes, yoga ashrams and adventure sports.
Rishikesh is the most beautiful blend of spiritual and adrenaline pumping experiences. With Whitewater Rafting industry growing and a number of camping and cafe spots springing up, Rishikesh has grown immensely as a favourite, catering to people with different needs.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 6,396

Read More 54 Rishikesh Attractions

11. Bhimtal, Uttarakhand

3.6

10 photos

239 kms from Delhi

Known For : Bhimtal Lake | Aquarium on the Bhimtal Island | Hanuman Garhi

Rested at a height of 1370m above the sea level, Bhimtal is spotted with temples lying amid the verdant mountains and a pristine blue lake.

Best Time : March to June, September to December

View packages starting from ₹ 5,000

Read More 11 Bhimtal Attractions

12. Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary

4.0

39 kms from Delhi

Being one of the many weekend getaways from Delhi, Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary witness a lot of footfall especially from the people of neighbouring areas of Gurgaon, Faridabad, Noida and Delhi. It is home to a myriad of migratory birds and is a great spot for bird watching, especially during winters. It is situated at a distance of 40 kilometres from Dhaula-Kuan in Delhi on the Gurgaon-Farukh Nagar Road. There are approximately 250 species of birds here during the peak season, like in September. During winters, one can experience an excellent picturesque panorama of various species of birds. This sanctuary is undoubtedly a paradise for the bird watchers.

Read More

Ad

13. Haridwar, Uttarakhand

3.6

40 photos

169 kms from Delhi

Known For : Ganga Aarti in Haridwar | Har Ki Pauri | Chandi Devi Temple

Situated along the holy Ganges, Haridwar is famous for its temples and ghats where pilgrims bathe to relieve themselves of their sins.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 4,100

Read More 33 Haridwar Attractions

14. Chandigarh, Punjab

3.6

39 photos

234 kms from Delhi

Known For : Rose Garden | Rock Garden

Designed by the ace architect Le Corbusier consisting of 47 self-contained sectors, India's first planned city is known for its unique blend of urbane architecture and natural bliss.

Best Time : August to March

View packages starting from ₹ 10,000

Read More 41 Chandigarh Attractions

15. Alwar, Rajasthan

3.5

16 photos

136 kms from Delhi

Known For : Bala quila Fort | Bhangarh fort | Siliserh Lake Palace

Alwar has a unique recognition because of Sariska Van Abhyaranya , Bala-Quila, famous temples and the Kalakand Market

Best Time : October to March

View packages starting from ₹ 10,600

Read More 27 Alwar Attractions

16. Mathura, Uttar Pradesh

3.8

25 photos

138 kms from Delhi

Known For : Lathmar Holi | Govardhan Hill | Shri Krishna Janmasthan Temple

Supposed to be the birthplace of Lord Krishna, Mathura is a city located on the banks of river Yamuna and draws flocks of Hindu tourists every year looking to visit the numerous temples in the city.

Best Time : October to March

Read More 22 Mathura Attractions

17. Lansdowne, Uttarakhand

3.8

17 photos

193 kms from Delhi

Known For : Bhulla Lake | Tip N Top | St. John's Church

Lansdowne at an altitude of 1,706 mt on a hillock is famous for its pristine Himalayan beauty, oak and pine forests, snow-covered peaks and lovely fresh air.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View hotels starting from ₹ 999

Read More 14 Lansdowne Attractions

18. Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh

3.7

22 photos

249 kms from Delhi

Known For : Timber Trail | Monkey point, Kasauli | Mall Road, Kasauli

Located on the way from Chandigarh to Shimla, Kasauli is a hilly cantonment town which makes for an ideal peaceful holiday location, away from the rush.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 8,000

Read More 8 Kasauli Attractions

19. Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand

3.4

11 photos

194 kms from Delhi

Known For : Chaukhamba Viewpoint | Kandoliya | Khirsu

Pauri Garhwal is a paradise with snow covered Himalayan peaks and thick cover of lush green forests.

Best Time : April to June, September to October

View hotels starting from ₹ 999

Read More 13 Pauri Garhwal Attractions

20. Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary

4.2

6 photos

167 kms from Delhi

Nestled in the Aravali Hills over an area of about 800 Sq. Km covering the grasslands, dry deciduous forests, cliffs and rocky landscape, lays the Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary, now known as The Sariska Tiger Reserve. This area was once a hunting preservation of The Maharaja of Alwar. The Reserve is known for its majestic Royal Bengal Tigers. It is the first tiger reserve to relocate the Tigers (from Ranthambore) successfully. As it lies in the lap of Aravali Hills, it holds an abundant amount of mineral resources like copper.

Read More

21. Fatehpur Sikri

4.5

19 photos

180 kms from Delhi

A city, predominantly made of red sandstone, Fatehpur Sikri was founded in 16th century by Mughal Emperor Akbar. Back then it was the capital of his Empire for fifteen years. Now a UNESCO world heritage site and a famous tourist attraction, it is a fine example of Akbar's architectural finesse. Fatehpur Sikri is a home to Jodha Bai's palace , Jama Mosque, Buland Darwaza , and a Tomb of Salim Chisti.

Read More

22. Rajaji National Park, Uttarakhand

2.7

175 kms from Delhi

Encompassing the Shivalik mountain ranges, Rajaji National Park is abundantly rich in flora and fauna and proves a great holiday destination for nature lovers and wildlife enthusiasts alike.

Best Time : Mid November to Mid June

Read More

23. Nahan, Himachal Pradesh

3.6

8 photos

211 kms from Delhi

Known For : Renuka Lake | Suketi Fossil Park | Trekking in Nahan

Away from the buzzing crowd of the city, Nahan is a perfect romantic getaway, lying among the lofty Shivalik range, overlooking lush green fields.

Best Time : April to September

View hotels starting from ₹ 559

Read More 20 Nahan Attractions

24. Damdama Lake

4.0

41 kms from Delhi

Damdama Lake is an amoeba-shaped natural lake few kilometers south of Gurugram, off the Gurugram-Alwar road. An hour drive away from New Delhi, it has a calm, rural and peaceful vibe about it. Home to over a hundred and ninety species of native and migratory birds, water levels reach as high as fifty feet during monsoons and winters and most of the migratory birds are spotted during these seasons. Damdama lake is the biggest lake in Haryana in advance of three thousand acres and is a perfect place for picnics and on-site training for team-building exercises in addition to being a favorite hangout spot for family outings.

Read More

25. Neemrana, Rajasthan

3.1

10 photos

111 kms from Delhi

Known For : Neemrana Fort Palace | Zip Lining | Baori

Neemrana is famous for its magnificent Neemrana Fort Palace. It was built in 1464 AD, place from where Rajput Maharaja Prithvi Raj Chauhan III reigned.

Best Time : July to March

View hotels starting from ₹ 926

Read More 6 Neemrana Attractions

26. Naukuchiatal, Uttarakhand

3.4

7 photos

240 kms from Delhi

Known For : Lake Naukuchiatal | Boating, Naukuchiatal | Bhimtal Lake

Naukuchiatal, a small picturesque lake village is a destination for those who seek quietude and tranquility beneath the shade of pure nature.

Best Time : April to June, September to November

Read More 10 Naukuchiatal Attractions

27. Panchkula, Haryana

2.6

14 photos

228 kms from Delhi

Known For : Morni Hills | Cactus Garden, Panchkula | Pinjore Gardens

Present on the way to hills of Shimla, Panchkula is famous for the ruins of the Chandels and trekking on Morni Hills teemed with peacocks.

Best Time : October to Apr

Read More 7 Panchkula Attractions

28. Parwanoo, Himachal Pradesh

2.9

6 photos

243 kms from Delhi

Known For : Timber Trail | Cable car Ride | Fruit orchards

Parwanoo is a place where one can enjoy the captivating ambience of a hill station and the hustle bustle of a city.

Best Time : March to May, October to November

Read More 12 Parwanoo Attractions

29. Bharatpur National Park

4.3

19 photos

171 kms from Delhi

Now known as the Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur National Park is a famous bird watching paradise and is listed among UNESCO's World Heritage sites as well. The 29 km reserve is locally known as Ghana and is a mosaic of dry grasslands, woodlands, woodland swamps, and wetlands. These diverse habitats are home to 366 bird species, 379 floral species, 50 species of fish, 13 species of snakes, 5 species of lizards, 7 amphibian species,7 turtle species, and a variety of other invertebrates. Every year thousands of migratory waterfowl visit the park for winter breeding.

Read More

30. Fatehpur, Rajasthan

2.5

8 photos

233 kms from Delhi

Known For : Nadine cultural centre | Dholi Sati Dadi Mandir | Temples in Fatehpur

Situated in the Sikar district of Rajasthan, Fatehpur is an ancient town, a prominent part of the Shekhawati region.

Best Time : October to March

Read More 4 Fatehpur Attractions

31. Patiala, Punjab

2.0

16 photos

200 kms from Delhi

Known For : Qila Mubarak Complex | Sheesh Mahal, Patiala | Others

Today's media hub was once an erstwhile princely state founded by Baba Ala Singh from the Sidhu Dynasty.

Best Time : October to March

Read More 4 Patiala Attractions

32. Kumaon, Uttarakhand

2.8

19 photos

230 kms from Delhi

Known For : Panchachuli Glacier | Nanda Devi Temple | Narayan Ashram

Kumaon is a region of Uttarakhand with various towns, including hill-stations and religious spots. While mostly all hill stations are flanked by all sorts of conifers and draped in a garb of green, Kumaon changes its coat of blooms several times a year.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 5,200

Read More 7 Kumaon Attractions

33. Nawalgarh, Rajasthan

3.9

13 photos

211 kms from Delhi

Known For : Sheesh Mahal, Nawalgarh | Morarka Haveli | The Poddar Haveli

Fondly known as ""the land of Havelis"" or ""open air art gallery"", this miniature town of Nawalgarh is located around 30 kms away from the town of Jhunjhunu in Rajasthan.

Best Time : November to March

Read More 4 Nawalgarh Attractions

34. Kurukshetra, Haryana

2.5

21 photos

155 kms from Delhi

Known For : Brahma Sarovar | Krishna Museum | Sannihit Sarovar

Famous for being one of the centre-points of the Epic Mahabharata, Kurukshetra- the field of righteousness traces its past to King Kuru, who laid the foundation of a domain that has its roots on uprightness and benevolence.

Best Time : July to March

View hotels starting from ₹ 960

Read More 23 Kurukshetra Attractions

35. Hastinapur, Uttar Pradesh

3.2

14 photos

93 kms from Delhi

Known For : Wildlife Sanctuary | Ashtapad | Jambudweep Jain Tirth

Hastinapur is an ancient town which was the centre to the gloruous tales of the epic Mahabharata and is now an important Jain pilgrimage.

Best Time : October to March

Read More 7 Hastinapur Attractions

36. Mandawa, Rajasthan

4.0

6 photos

213 kms from Delhi

Known For : Castle Mandawa | Havelis, Mandawa | Shopping in Mandawa

An easy road trip from Delhi, a beautiful city suitably located in the heart of Shekhawati region, often called as an open art gallery, Mandawa is a good getway for people fond of art and culture.

Best Time : October to March

View packages starting from ₹ 7,000

Read More 4 Mandawa Attractions

37. Panipat, Haryana

2.0

17 photos

84 kms from Delhi

Known For : Tomb of Bu-Ali Shah Kalandar | Kabuli Bagh Mosque | Devi Temple

Innumerable monuments, forts, temples and its historical connections make Panipat in Haryana a sound tourist destination.

Best Time : October to March

View hotels starting from ₹ 799

Read More 8 Panipat Attractions

38. Churu, Rajasthan

2.3

15 photos

225 kms from Delhi

Known For : Sethani ka Johara | Salasar Balaji | Tal Chappar Sanctuary

An ancient town, lakes, palaces and forts, an important hindu pilgrimage, the people and rich culture of Rajasthan, Churu is a district with multiple colorful faces of Rajasthan.

Best Time : November to March

Read More 3 Churu Attractions

39. Jhunjhunu, Rajasthan

2.4

5 photos

187 kms from Delhi

Known For : Rani Sati Temple | Haveli and forts | Khetri Palace

The vacant havelis, carefully engraved architecture which the monuments proudly put to a tourists' display, Jhunjhunu has many stories to interest tourists, specially history enthusiasts.

Best Time : October to March

Read More 5 Jhunjhunu Attractions

40. Deeg, Rajasthan

3.5

10 photos

133 kms from Delhi

Known For : Havelis | Deeg Fort | Bharatpur

Falling in the Bharatpur district, Deeg is said to be a part of lord Krishna's Parikrama path. Deeg is known for its beautiful gardens, forts, fountains and palaces.

Best Time : September to March

View packages starting from ₹ 7,000

Read More 3 Deeg Attractions

41. Galtaji Temple

3.9

7 photos

236 kms from Delhi

Located on the outskirts of the regal city of Jaipur, Galtaji Temple is a prehistoric Hindu pilgrimage site. Outlined by the striking Aravalli hills, it consists of several shrines, holy kunds, pavilions and natural springs. This majestic temple is situated in the heart of a hilly terrain that is bounded by a beautiful gorge which attracts tourists here every year. Galtaji Temple was built using pink colour sandstone and is a vast temple complex housing varied shrines. Located inside the City Palace, the walls of this temple are beautifully adorned with carvings and paintings that make this place worth visiting.

Read More

42. Dwarahat

3.6

7 photos

249 kms from Delhi

An ancient town full of beautiful temples and breathtaking sceneries, Dwarahat is a wonderful retreat in the Kumaon Mountains. Situated in the wondrous Almora district of Uttarakhand, Dwarahat is a place of special inheritance and of religious importance. Home to some 55 odd ancient temples built in the medieval ages by the Katyuri Kings, Dwarahat is the representative of the regions great past and its architectural prowess.

Read More

43. Ranikhet, Uttarakhand

3.7

19 photos

241 kms from Delhi

Known For : Jhula Devi Temple | Chaubatia Orchards | Golf Course

Ranikhet meaning Queen's farm, is a hill station developed by the Britishers around ancient temples, undulating Himalayan hills and forests.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 9,000

Read More 20 Ranikhet Attractions

Top Hotels in Delhi

  • The Oberoi New Delhi

    INR 10,750 /night onwards

  • Cp Villa

    INR 3,700 /night onwards

  • The Leela Palace New Delhi

    INR 11,123 /night onwards


View All Hotels in Delhi >

Delhi Packages

Compare quotes from upto 3 travel agents for free


View All Packages for Delhi >

Caught the travel bug yet? Don't let your weekends go by in waste. Pack your bags and lots of water and let these enchanting places captivate you completely.

Ad

This post was published by Holidify.com

Comments on this post