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1. Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

4.3 /5 View 37+ photos

243 kms from Delhi

Known For : Rafting in Rishikesh Lakshman Jhula Triveni Ghat

Located in the foothills of the Himalayas along the convergence of Ganga and Chandrabhaga River, Rishikesh (also called as Hrishikesh) is known for its adventure activities, ancient temples, popular cafes and as the "Yoga Capital of the World". With whitewater rafting industry growing and varied 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 $ 85

2. Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

4.2 /5 View 24+ photos

360 kms from Delhi

Known For : The Ridge Kufri Chail

Situated at the height of 2200m, Shimla is the capital and the largest city of Himachal Pradesh in India. Set amidst beautiful hills and mystical woods, Shimla has been a very popular hill-station among Indian families and honeymooners.

Best Time: October to June

View packages starting from $ 93

3. Nainital, Uttarakhand

4.3 /5 View 36+ photos

298 kms from Delhi

Known For : Eco Cave Gardens Naini Lake Naina Devi Temple

The gem of Uttarakhand - Nainital is a charming hill station that sits prettily at the green foothills of the Kumaon ranges in the Himalayas. Located at an elevation of around 1938 metres, the epicentre of the town’s popularity and beauty lies within the gorgeous Naini Lake, after which the town is named. Founded by the British due to its resemblance to the Cumbrian Lake district, Nainital brims with elegant colonial structures that amplify the beauty of this place. It is a perfect weekend getaway from the Indian capital of Delhi.

Best Time: Throughout the year

View packages starting from $ 93

4. Mussoorie, Uttarakhand

3.8 /5 View 31+ photos

279 kms from Delhi

Known For : Lal Tibba Lake Mist Kempty Falls

Mussoorie is one of the most popular hill stations located at a distance of 290 km from Delhi in Dehradun district of Uttarakhand. With a backdrop of Shivalik range of Himalayas and doon valley, Mussoorie, also known as Queen of The Hills, stands at an altitude of 7000 feet above sea level and has a cool, pleasant climate throughout the year. The fact that it was a popular holiday destination during the British era can be seen from British remnants in the city, such as the archaic architecture of the hotels and churches.

Best Time: September to June

View packages starting from $ 112

5. Haridwar, Uttarakhand

3.6 /5 View 40+ photos

223 kms from Delhi

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

Haridwar, considered to be among the seven holiest cities in India, is an ancient city located on the banks of River Ganga in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand. Dotted with temples, ashrams and narrow lanes across the city, Haridwar is a famous Hindu temple town where millions of devotees come to take a dip in the holy Ganges. It's believed that taking a dip in the holy Har Ki Pauri relieves you of all your sins.

Best Time: Throughout the year

View packages starting from $ 54

6. Lansdowne, Uttarakhand

3.8 /5 View 17+ photos

254 kms from Delhi

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

Lansdowne is a quaint little hill town located at a distance of 258 km from Delhi in Pauri district of Uttarakhand. Laden with oak and pine forest and dotted with buildings of the colonial era, this hill station is a haven for bird watchers, casual hikers and weekenders from NCR.

Best Time: Throughout the year

7. Auli, Uttarakhand

4.0 /5 View 12+ photos

394 kms from Delhi

Known For : Skiing in Auli Gurso Bugyal View Points in Auli

Dotted with the apple orchards, old oaks and pine trees there is no dearth of natural beauty in Auli. Apart from skiing you can also go for numerous treks in the hills of Garhwal Himalayas and enjoy the spellbinding views of the snow-draped mountains. Auli is a popular hill resort in the Himalayan range dating back to 8th Century AD.

Best Time: Throughout the year

8. Agra, Uttar Pradesh

4.2 /5 View 145+ photos

210 kms from Delhi

Known For : Taj Mahal Fatehpur Sikri Agra Fort

Home to one of the 7 wonders of the world, the Taj Mahal, Agra is a sneak peek into the architectural history with other UNESCO World Heritage Sites as Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri. History, architecture, romance all together create the magic of Agra and hence makes for a must-visit for anyone living in or visiting India.

Best Time: October to March

9. Jim Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand

3.7 /5 View 32+ photos

294 kms from Delhi

Known For : Jungle Safari in 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 $ 119

10. Dehradun, Uttarakhand

3.3 /5 View 34+ photos

247 kms from Delhi

Known For : Robber's Cave Sahastradhara Mindrolling Monastery

Nestled amidst the Doon Valley in the state of Uttarakhand, Dehradun city is a very popular hill station that beckons solo travellers, families and couples alike. Winter Capital of Uttarakhand, it proudly boasts of a scenic backdrop of the Garhwal Himalayas. Dehradun is located at an altitude of 1400 feet above sea level and has a pleasant climate all year round. Regardless of whether you want to explore family-friendly tourist spots, try thrilling adventure activities with your friends, or watch a mesmerizing sunset with your partner amidst the mountains, Dehradun is the answer.

Best Time: Throughout the year

View packages starting from $ 93

11. Garhmukteshwar

3.0 /5

87 kms from Delhi

At just about 110 km from Delhi, Garhmukteshwar is a heritage town that dates back to having been part of ancient Hastinapur. It currently falls in the Hapur District of Uttar Pradesh. One of the famous road trip routes from Delhi, this is the closest point where one can take a bath in the Holy Ganges. This town is devoted to the worship of Goddess Ganga with four temples dedicated to her, including the main temple of Mukteshwar Mahadev. This region is also famous for dolphin sightings.

12. Mcleodganj, Himachal Pradesh

4.3 /5 View 19+ photos

491 kms from Delhi

Known For : Bhagsu Falls Namgyal Monastery Tsuglagkhang Complex

Mcleodganj is a hill station near Dharamshala, popular among trekkers. Its culture is a beautiful blend of Tibetan with some British influence.

Best Time: October to June

View packages starting from $ 132

13. Amritsar, Punjab

4.3 /5 View 44+ photos

465 kms from Delhi

Known For : Golden Temple Wagah Border Jallianwala Bagh

Home of the glorious Golden Temple, the iconic city of Amritsar, portrays the heroic character of the Punjab. A day in this peaceful city starts with the spiritual prayers from Gurudwaras. The original name of first the ancient lake, then of the temple complex, and later the surrounding city, meaning "pool of ambrosial nectar."

Best Time: October to March

View packages starting from $ 152

14. Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh

3.7 /5 View 22+ photos

298 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, especially for a weekend getaway.

Best Time: Throughout the year

View packages starting from $ 106

15. Almora, Uttarakhand

3.6 /5 View 20+ photos

361 kms from Delhi

Known For : Zero Point Jageshwar Katarmal Sun Temple

Cradled in the wilderness of Himalayan ranges, the sprawling town of Almora shaped like a horse-shoe is a hill station that boasts of a pre-British heritage and an adyllic vibe.

Best Time: Throughout the year

View packages starting from $ 364

16. Chandigarh, Punjab

3.6 /5 View 39+ photos

260 kms from Delhi

Known For : Rose Garden Rock Garden Sukhna Lake

Chandigarh, a union territory that is the capital of both Punjab as well as Haryana, is an ideal definition of the word 'city'. With a culture that includes instances of both traditional Punjab as well as modernity, Chandigarh's food and gedi culture (a leisure drive or ride the city) is something that everyone knows of!

Best Time: August to March

View packages starting from $ 132

17. Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand

3.4 /5 View 11+ photos

290 kms from Delhi

Known For : Chaukhamba Viewpoint Kandoliya Khirsu

Pauri Garhwal is a paradise that showcases the varied colors of nature all packed in to this one place. From snow covered Himalayan peaks and thick cover of lush green forests to deep rooted culture of the place and warm hearted people, this place oozes beauty and charm in every aspect.

Best Time: April to June, September to October

18. Jaipur, Rajasthan

4.3 /5 View 72+ photos

268 kms from Delhi

Known For : Amer Fort City Palace, Jaipur Hawa Mahal

Jaipur is a vibrant amalgamation of the old and the new. Also called the Pink City, the capital of the royal state of Rajasthan, was ruled by the Rajputs for many centuries and developed as a planned city in the 17th century AD. Along with Delhi and Agra, Jaipur forms the Golden Triangle and hails as one of the most famous tourist circuits of the country.

Best Time: October to March

View packages starting from $ 34

19. Nahan, Himachal Pradesh

3.6 /5 View 8+ photos

267 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, dirt free roads and clean streets, this small hill station serves as an ideal holiday destination.

Best Time: April to September

View hotels starting from $ 7

20. Ranikhet, Uttarakhand

3.7 /5 View 19+ photos

350 kms from Delhi

Known For : Chaubatia Orchards Jhula Devi Temple Majhkhali

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 $ 119

21. Bhimtal, Uttarakhand

3.6 /5 View 10+ photos

299 kms from Delhi

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

Perched at a height of 1370masl, Bhimtal is an idyllic and less-crowded version of Nainital, 23 km away. Bhimtal is a scenic hill station, the charm of which lies in its off-beat, tranquil atmosphere. The picturesque Bhimtal Lake is a popular attraction for paddle boating, birding and nature walk.

Best Time: March to June, September to December

View packages starting from $ 66

22. Mukteshwar, Uttarakhand

4.1 /5 View 18+ photos

346 kms from Delhi

Known For : Sitla Mukteshwar Temple Mukteshwar Inspection Bunglow

Mukteshwar is a small hill town located around 50 km from Nainital in Uttarakhand. Known for adventure sports and a dazzling view of Himalayan ranges, Mukteshwar is named after the 350-year-old Shiva Temple housed here called Mukteshwar Dham. 

Best Time: October to June

23. Tehri Garhwal, Uttarakhand

3.5 /5 View 9+ photos

352 kms from Delhi

Known For : Mussoorie Tehri Dam Trekking in Tehri Garhwal

The Hindu Mythology and legends seemed to have showered Tehri Garhwal with several spiritual significances. It is this place where River Ganga arrives in its real form at Devprayag where River Bhagirathi and River Alaknanda merge. One can also see many temples dotted across the place.

Best Time: Throughout the year

View packages starting from $ 81

24. Kanatal, Uttarakhand

3.5 /5 View 6+ photos

319 kms from Delhi

Known For : New Tehri Dhanaulti Kodia Jungle

Once a deserted land, today Kanatal is a usual haunt for those travelers who seek peace and solitude. Kanatal is said to be named after a lake that once existed there. Apart from peace, the place exhibits a charm in form of majestic hills, fruit trees, apple orchards and lush green forests.

Best Time: Throughout the year

25. Sattal, Uttarakhand

3.2 /5 View 27+ photos

320 kms from Delhi

Known For : Seven Lakes Bhimtal Subhash Dhara

A group of seven fresh water lakes, a stash of nature's bounty and loads of migratory birds and panoramic vistas make this wonderful place called Sattal. A paradise for nature buffs and bird watchers, Sattal has mystery to it that makes it all the more charming and photographer's paradise.

Best Time: April to June, September to December

26. Narkanda, Himachal Pradesh

3.2 /5 View 14+ photos

427 kms from Delhi

Known For : Hatu Peak Skiing in Narkanda Tannu Jubbar Lake

Surrounded by forests and woodlands, Narkanda is a quaint little town in Shimla district which is popular for skiing in winters.

Best Time: Throughout the year

View packages starting from $ 93

27. Fatehpur Sikri

4.5 /5 View 19+ photos

180 kms from Delhi

Located at a distance of 40km from Agra, Fatehpur Sikri is a perfect one day trip from Agra. A city predominantly made of red sandstone, Fatehpur Sikri was founded in 16th century by Mughal Emperor Akbar. It is essentially a fortified city built by the king and had been the capital of his ...

28. Ranthambore, Rajasthan

4.2 /5 View 22+ photos

368 kms from Delhi

Known For : Jeep Safari Ranthambore Ranthambore Tiger Reserve Ranthambhore Fort

This is one of the best tiger reserves of the country, known to have "friendly" tigers and chances of sighting one here is reasonably better than many other tiger reserves of India. Along with this Ranthambore has one of the richest flora and fauna making it an absolutely must visit area

Best Time: October to Apr

View packages starting from $ 73

29. Kedarnath, Uttarakhand

4.1 /5 View 18+ photos

349 kms from Delhi

Known For : Kedarnath Temple Vasuki Tal Shankaracharya Samadhi

Kedarnath is one of the most sacred Hindu temples as it is a part of Chhota Char Dham Yatra in Uttarakhand. The temple is the highest among the 12 Jyotirlingas dedicated to Lord Shiva. This abode of Lord Shiva can only be reached from Gaurikund through a trek and remains closed for the six months of winters due to heavy snowfall. Kedar is another name of Lord Shiva, the protector, and the destroyer, and its believed that a journey to this sacred land opens up doorways to "Moksha" or salvation. 

Best Time: May to June, September to October

View packages starting from $ 137

30. Chail, Himachal Pradesh

3.1 /5 View 10+ photos

349 kms from Delhi

Known For : Chail wildlife sanctuary Palace Hotel Cricket Ground

Chail is a quiet hill station close to Shimla, known for the world's highest cricket ground and the heritage hotel, Chail Palace, in the midst of pine and deodar trees.

Best Time: Throughout the year

View packages starting from $ 205

31. Bharatpur National Park

4.3 /5 View 19+ photos

171 kms from Delhi

Now known as the Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur National Park is a famous avifauna sanctuary and a bird watching paradise listed among UNESCO's World Heritage sites. The 29 km reserve is locally known as Ghana and is a mosaic of dry grasslands, woodlands, woodland swamps, and wetlands. These dive...

32. Madhyamaheshwar, Uttarakhand

3.4 /5 View 20+ photos

349 kms from Delhi

Known For : Madhyamaheshwar Temple Kanchani Tal Budha Madhyamaheshwar

A small sacred town of Madhyamaheshwar is a place full of mysteries and blessed with bounty of nature. Renowned for its Madhyamaheshwar Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva, it gathers the whole hamlet to pray in the evening along with many tourists.

Best Time: May to October

View hotels starting from $ 13

33. Yamunotri, Uttarakhand

3.0 /5 View 16+ photos

424 kms from Delhi

Known For : Janki Chatti Yamunotri Temple Hanuman Chatti

Revered as the origin of Yamuna river, the pilgrim centre (among one of the 'Chhota Char Dham') nestled in the laps of Garhwal Himalayas at 3293 mts high uses its natural elements to fascinate you with its visuals and create a spiritual charm.

Best Time: May to June, September to November

View hotels starting from $ 13

34. Bhangarh Fort

4.2 /5 View 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. The Bhangarh Fort is a 17th Century fort in the Alwar district of Rajasthan. It was built by Bhagwant Das for his son Madho S...

35. Sariska National Park

4.2 /5 View 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 National Park, now known as The Sariska Tiger Reserve. This area was once hunting preservation of The Maharaja of Alwar. The Reserve is known for...

36. Naukuchiatal, Uttarakhand

3.4 /5 View 7+ photos

299 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. As the name of the place suggests, this place is mainly known for its nine cornered lake which measures up to 1 km in length and 40 m deep.

Best Time: April to June, September to November

37. Shoja, Himachal Pradesh

3.7 /5 View 12+ photos

401 kms from Delhi

Known For : Waterfall Point Jalori Pass Serolsar Lake

Shojha is a small village sitting quietly in the middle of wilderness and panorama. Its untouched beauty might be just the thing that you need to relax and unwind. Located amid the Banjar Valley, the village is dotted with several temples made of wood.

Best Time: April to June

38. Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary

4.0 /5

39 kms from Delhi

A perfect weekend getaway from Delhi, Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary is an amazing escape, especially for nature lovers and birding enthusiasts. It is home to a number of migratory birds and is a great spot for spotting the various species, especially during winters. Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary is located at...

39. Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand

3.8 /5 View 13+ photos

414 kms from Delhi

Known For : Dodital Lake Nachiketa Lake Dodital Dayara Pass Trek

Endearingly called as Devbhoomi, Uttarkashi, literally meaning 'Kashi of the North', is a quaint little town tucked away in the hill state of Uttarakhand. Revered by the Hindus as one of their propitious religious sites, the townhouses two of the total four holy shrines of Hindu mythology. It is one of the most visited cities of religious relevance in the area and gives you a sense of heightened divinity and an out of the world experience. The region was more in the favour of religious tourism initially but lately the spurring of trekking and adventure activities invites a lot of non religion tourists as well. Replete with ashrams and mandir, the town has got a spiritual vibe to it. All in all, the entire place boasts of divine heritage, mesmerising natural beauty, scenic panoramas and a wonderful irenic atmosphere.

Best Time: March to June, September to November

View hotels starting from $ 3

40. Kausani, Uttarakhand

3.2 /5 View 14+ photos

410 kms from Delhi

Known For : Rudradhari Falls and Caves Gwaldam Trek to Pinnath

Kausani is a hill station located in Bageshwar district of Uttarakhand, 51km from Almora. The panoramic snow-clad view of Himalayas in Kausani is dominated by Trisul, Nanda Devi and Panchuli peaks.

Best Time: April to June, September to December

41. Damdama Lake

4.0 /5

41 kms from Delhi

Damdama Lake is a beautiful lake 24 km south of Gurugram, off the Gurugram-Alwar road. It is around 64 km i.e. an hour's drive away from New Delhi and has a calm and peaceful vibe about it. The lake was commissioned by the British in 1947 for rainwater harvesting. In its current form, however, ...

42. Tirthan Valley, Himachal Pradesh

4.0 /5 View 7+ photos

360 kms from Delhi

Known For : River Crossing Trekking in Great Himalayan National Park Serloskar Lake

The land of untouched and mystifying beauty, Tirthan Valley is a destination with a plethora of delights. Lying nearly 3 km from the entrance of Great Himalayan National Park, this place is abundant in adventurous activities and a paradise for nature lovers. '

Best Time: Mar to June, October to November

View packages starting from $ 79

43. Mashobra, Himachal Pradesh

4.0 /5 View 6+ photos

370 kms from Delhi

Known For : Reserve Forest Sanctuary Craignano WildFlower Hall Hotel

Mashobra is a lush green expanse in Himachal Pradesh, tucked away at a height of about 7700 feet, ensuring minimal human obstruction in the course of nature to provide you with the most pure and liberating experience of your lifetime.

Best Time: April to June

44. Ramgarh, Uttarakhand

3.2 /5 View 7+ photos

332 kms from Delhi

Known For : Orchards Nathuakhan Mukteshwar

Tucked away in the lap of Himalayas in Nainital district of Uttarakhand, Ramgarh boasts of unexplored natural beauty and old world charm. It is perched at an elevation of 1789 metres above the sea level and is an idyllic spot of all you nature beaus. Blessed with impeccable views of snow covered mountain peaks, Ramgarh is also called the "Fruit Bowl of Kumaon" because of the verdant orchards of apples, plums, peaches and apricots. It was also a personal favourite of the renowned poet Rabindranath Tagore and social worker Narain Swamy.  Once the cantonment of the British, Ramgarh stands apart in its exquisiteness, solitude and enticing beauty. The captivating sunrise and sunset is an experience of a lifetime. It is an ideal getaway if you are looking for off -beat destinations to satiate your wanderlust.




Best Time: October to May

45. Dhanaulti, Uttarakhand

3.2 /5 View 12+ photos

302 kms from Delhi

Known For : Surkhanda Devi Temple Eco Park, Dhanaulti Apple Orchard Resort

With minimal human intrusion, without overloading or overwhelming your senses or expectations, Dhanaulti slowly seeps into your conscience like a long lost pleasant dream, bringing with it comfort and quiet, and giving you the much needed break from your humdrum routine life.

Best Time: September to June

View hotels starting from $ 6

46. Tattapani, Himachal Pradesh

3.3 /5 View 27+ photos

403 kms from Delhi

Known For : Hot Water Spring River Rafting in Tattapani Shiva cave

A popular tourist destination in Himachal Pradesh, Tattapani is a quaint village located 60 kms away from Shimla. Situated on the banks of river Sutlej, it treasures several attractions lying amid nature in its best form. It is famous for its Hot sulphur spring that is believed to have curative properties for health ailments like stress, joint pain, fatigue and other skin diseases.

Best Time: October to June

47. Shoghi, Himachal Pradesh

3.8 /5 View 7+ photos

347 kms from Delhi

Known For : Kandaghat Trekking and Hiking Tara Devi Temple

While Shimla is being flooded by tourists every year, a serene, calm and epitome of beauty lies near it, waiting to be discovered. Shoghi, a small hill station just 13 Kms. from Shimla is abundant in natural scenic beauty and a large variety of flora and fauna.

Best Time: October to June

48. Chopta, Uttarakhand

3.9 /5 View 12+ photos

405 kms from Delhi

Known For : Tungnath Temple Deori Tal Tungnath and Chandrashila Trek

Chopta, a small hamlet located in Uttarakhand, is a trekker's heaven. The base camp of treks like Tugnanath, Deoria Tal and Chandrashila, Chopta is an ideal destination for intermediate trekkers to go on a guided trek and brush up their skills. Chopta promises a life-altering expansion of your boundaries.

Best Time: March to June

49. Pilani

3.6 /5

160 kms from Delhi

Pilani is a small town situated in the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan, mainly renowned for being home to one of the most prestigious educational institutes of the country namely BITS Pilani (Birla Institute of Technology and Science). Grand Havelis and revered shrines are situated in the heart of th...

50. Manesar

3.5 /5 View 8+ photos

44 kms from Delhi

Manesar is a unique combination of modern and traditional lifestyles and is an upcoming destination that needs to be visited on your next road trip from Delhi to Jaipur. It is highly advised to you spent at least a day in this town to experience its farm tourism, its spas and relax, before you head ...

51. Murthal

3.5 /5 View 6+ photos

43 kms from Delhi

A favourite among the people of Delhi, Murthal is a place that lives, breathes, eats, and loves Paranthas. Situated on National Highway 1 connecting Delhi to Amritsar, Murthal is a step away from being the Paratha capital of India. A large village in the Sonepat district of Haryana, it has become a ...

52. Piran Kaliyar Sharif

3.5 /5 View 8+ photos

156 kms from Delhi

The resting place of the Sufi saint Alauddin Ali Ahmed Sabir, Piran Kaliyar Sharif is a famous dargah located in Kaliyari village near Haridwar. It is a place of great spiritual energy as well religious unity with both Hindu and Muslims being ardent visitors to the dargah. It is one of the most impo...

53. Kesroli

3.5 /5 View 8+ photos

137 kms from Delhi

The Hill Fort Kesroli is one of the rare heritage hotels in Alwar that has been in existence since the 14th century. A wonderful destination to enjoy the barrier sunsets, showing daily since 700 years and discovering the Neemrana heritage hotels in Alwar is this resort. Hill Fort-Kesroli is a great ...

54. Jadh Ganga Trek

3.5 /5

198 kms from Delhi

Since past many years, the region and the trail has been able to maintain its raw beauty accompanied by virginity and tranquility of the place. The gushing streams, pristine glaciers and splendid landscape adds charm to the beauty of this already beautiful place.

55. Kuchesar

3.5 /5 View 8+ photos

69 kms from Delhi

Kuchesar is a tiny village situated in Bhawan Bahadur Nagar Mandal in Bulandshahr District of Uttar Pradesh, and is at a distance of 80 km from Delhi. Kuchesar is well known for the Mud Fort, built by the Jat rulers in the mid-18th century. Kuchesar with its village and mud fort outlined by vast gre...

56. Chakrata, Uttarakhand

3.3 /5 View 12+ photos

327 kms from Delhi

Known For : Tiger Falls Deoban Budher Caves

Chakrata is a small hill town near Dehradun in Uttarakhand, located at a height of 6948 feet known for its coniferous forest, treks, caves and ancient temples.

Best Time: Throughout the year

View packages starting from $ 106

57. Guptakashi, Uttarakhand

3.4 /5 View 6+ photos

429 kms from Delhi

Known For : Vishwanath Temple, Guptakashi Manikarnik Kund Ardhanarishwar Temple

The temple town of Guptakashi is located at a distance of 47 kms from the holy town of Kedarnath. Perched at an elevation of 1319 m above the sea level, Guptakashi enjoys the mesmerising backdrop of the enchanting snow-covered peaks of Chaukhamba mountains.

It houses two ancient temples namely Vishwanath Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva and Ardhnareshwar Temple. Manikarnika Kund is another popular destination in the town. In fact, Guptkashi serves as a perfect stopover for those travelling to Kedarnath. The fantastic weather, lush green forests and captivating views of Chaukhmaba Range along with its rich past and heritage, the town is a wholesome package for vacation makers.

Best Time: March to June, September to November

View packages starting from $ 265

58. Devprayag, Uttarakhand

3.0 /5 View 23+ photos

318 kms from Delhi

Known For : Confluence of Bhagirathi and Alaknanda Raghunathji Temple Chandrabadani temple

Marked by the confluence of rivers Alaknanda and Bhagirathi, Devprayag is a religious hub in Uttarakhand. It is quite popular among tourists coming for a pilgrimage or seeking solitude close to nature.

Best Time: Throughout the year

View hotels starting from $ 9

59. Nelong Valley

3.8 /5

323 kms from Delhi

Nelong Valley lies 45km away from the Indo-Tibetan border, around 256km from Dehradun, Uttarakhand. It is considered to be one of the most thrilling mountaineering treks in India. 

Weekend Getaways From Delhi

Delhi-NCR is perfectly located for a traveler looking for weekend getaways in Northern or Central India. This is why it attracts a lot of tourists, who visit Delhi as well as places around Delhi. The destinations are attractive and variegated - ranging from Hill Stations to Resorts to Picnic Spots.

Among the places within 200 - 300 km from Delhi-NCR, the popular ones include Jaipur, Agra, Shimla, Rishikesh, Kasauli, Mussoorie, Mathura, etc. These places take 1-2 day(s) and make for a perfect weekend getaway from Delhi NCR. The lesser known places to visit near Delhi-NCR are the quaint hill-stations like Lansdowne, Mukteshwar, Kanatal and treks like Kheerganga, Triund, Nag Tibba and Parashar lake. There are amazing wildlife sanctuaries close to Delhi-NCR like the ones at Ranthambore, Bharatpur, Sariska and Corbett National Park.

Tourist Places near Delhi like Rishikesh for bungee jumping, Devprayag for white water rafting, Gulmarg and Auli for skiing, Bir-Billing for paragliding, Jaisalmer for desert safaris or even the Bike Ride to Agra on the Yamuna Expressway are a few of the many choices that adventure enthusiasts have. Kasar Devi, Mcleodganj, Old Manali and Kasol on the other hand, are more lucrative destinations for people who want to just relax. Amazing Parathas in Murthal and the Heritage Hotel in Neemrana are favourites among college friends who usually look for a budget friendly weekend getaway from Delhi-NCR.

Families who prefer visiting the tourist destinations near Delhi-NCR are bound to visit the Taj Mahal in Agra, the banks of Ganges in Varanasi, the beautiful lakes in Udaipur, the forts and palaces of Rajasthan, the Wagah Border and Golden Temple in Amritsar and the Char Dham in Uttarakhand, to name a few.