15 Awesome Weekend Getaways near Delhi within 300 kms

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There are some great places for weekend getaways near Delhi within 300 kms for people who have just one or two days off from work. Check out the list below for more details regarding the same.

1. Neemrana

Distance From Delhi: 120kms approx

Delhi Neemrana is a small village that lies on Delhi-Jaipur Highway. The principal attraction of Neemrana is the fortress that lies 2 kilometers beyond Neemrana village. The fort is magnificently constructed with maze-like architecture. A part of this fort is a heritage luxury hotel with rooms that are decorated in a perfect amalgamation of Rajput and colonial style. Neemrana is also a favored destination for Flying Fox adventure. Neemrana Fort Palace charges day visitors (12 yrs +) an entrance fee of Rs 500 on Mon-Fri and Rs 750 on Sat-Sun.

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2. Alwar

Distance From Delhi: 157 approx

Alwar a lovely little town is mainly known for the monuments like Bala Quilla Fort and Moti Doongri Fort. Apart from these, there is a cenotaph of Maharaja Bakhtawar Singh resting on a platform of sandstone. It was built before 2 centuries by Maharaja Vinay Singh to commemorate his father. This cenotaph is also known as Chhatri of Moosi Rani. 20 kilometers from Alwar, there is an unknown place called Siliserh. Uninhabited forested hills encircling a 10.5 sq. km lake and the lake palace are the sightseeing places over here.

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3. Sariska

Distance From Delhi: 159 kms approx

159 kilometers from Delhi, Sariska Tiger Reserve is a marvelous wild life sanctuary to visit. Even if you do not get an opportunity to spot any tigers, it is totally worth an experience as come winters and you can watch the most excotic migratory birds over here. Early morning during summers or winters present a greater chance of spotting wildlife over here. The best time to visit Sariska is November to March.

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4. Bharatpur

Distance From Delhi: 199 kms approx

Bharatpur is a birdwatchers’ paradise. Waterhens, painted storks, stilts and lots of other varieties of birds would fascinate you. Photographers would surely have a gala time at Bharatpur bird sanctuary. They even give you cycles on hire. It would leave you refreshed and ready for the upcoming week at work.

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5. Agra

Distance From Delhi: 200 kms approx

Agra is home to one of the seven wonders of the world.  The Taj Mahal is the most extravagant monument built in the name of love. Visit it during evenings to see the beautiful sunset or on a full moon night to see its true splendor. Taj Mahal is one such monument that can be visited again and again and each time you find it more beautiful. Agra Fort, Akbar’s Tomb, Fatehpur Sikri and Itimad-ud-Daulah can also be visited while here. You can even shop for marble items from Sadar Bazar or shops around Taj Mahal. 

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6. Nawalgarh

Distance From Delhi: 245 kms approx

Nawalgarh is small little desert town  famous for the wonderful havelis and lovely bazzar. Bala Qila, Sheesh Mahal and Aath Havelis are the major attractions over here. The beautiful paintings and miniatures at Murarka Haveli are also worth a visit. A perfect desert getaway that is lovely , mysterious and secluded.

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7. Dausa

Distance From Delhi: 260 kms approx

Dausa is quaint little place near Jaipur dotted with ancient Havelis and fort , another major attraction here is the Nilkanth Mahadev Temple, on the summit of a squat hill with picturesque surroundings. An interesting thing about the shrine is that only the top half the Shiv Lingam is visible above the ground, the rest is belived to have gone under the ground during the ancient times. Dausa is quite famous for Toda Bheem that is a historic site amid thick forest cover. Kalakho is also worth a visit for the dam and water birds. Do not miss out on the local markets here on Mondays that is famed for selling exquisite articles of camel leather.

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8. Rishikesh

Distance from Delhi : 240 kms approx.

If you are looking for spiritual aura or adventurous trip, Rishikesh can fulfill both the wishes.The unmistakable  holy aura of Rishikesh would leave you at peace . Adventure enthusiasts can try out  bungee jumping, mountain biking and trekking and white water rafting  in the rapids of pious River Ganga.

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9. Corbett

Distance from Delhi : 240 kms approx.

Corbett is an amazing weekend getaway where you can spot tigers in the famed Jim Corbett national park. If you are a nature lover and fancy wildlife spotting, it is the right place for you.  Tiger, leopard, monkeys, deer and many other species of animals and birds can be spotted here. The beautiful bird paradise flycatcher can also be spotted over here.

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10. Lansdowne

Distance from Delhi : 258 kms approx.

Lansdowne in Garhwal hills is one of the most scenic and mesmerizing hill stations near Delhi. If you happen to visit it during winters, you would be able to see lots of snow over the Garhwal Himalayan ranges.  This is a perfect place to enjoy peaceful traquiluty surrounded by nature. There is a temple of Lord Kamleshwar at Lansdowne that is worth a visit.

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11. Nahan

Distance from Delhi : 267 kms approx.

Nahan is a peaceful place in Himachal Pradesh. If you happen to visit Nahan, do not miss out on Renuka Lake that is one hour from there. It is one of the most renowned picnic spots for tourists. It is the largest lake of the state. Handloom weaving is one of the main industries of Nahan. You can get some of those souvenirs for your relatives too.

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12. Jaipur

Distance from Delhi : 268 kms approx.

The pink city of Jaipur is a charming city that offers the right mix of old world charm and modern facilities. Hawa Mahal, Amer Fort, Jal Mahal are some of the major tourist attractions over here. Being the state capital of Rajasthan, accommodation and food would not be a problem at all over here. If you wish to have a comfortable trip, this is a nice option for you.

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13. Parwanoo

Distance from Delhi : 268 kms approx.

Parwanoo is the gateway to Himachal, and is lovey little hill town. There are many sightseeing places in and around this place. You can visit Kasauli, that is around 35 kilometers from Parwanoo and even Shimla as well as Manali.

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14. Shekhawati

The colorful havelis of Shekhawati, that is around 280 kilometers from Delhi make it one of the most recommended weekend getaways near Delhi.

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15. Naukuchiatal

Distance from Delhi : 298 kms approx.

Naukuchiatal in Uttarakhand is a tranquil hill getaway that is very near the famed queen of hill stations Nainital. the best attraction here is  a huge  lake with 9 corners.  A widely believed legend says that anyone who is able to see all the nine corners at a time would be blessed with good fortune and find his way to heaven.

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Long weekends are a great time when you can visit these weekend getaways near Delhi within 300 kilometers. They save the time to travel and give you a memorable trip at affordable rates.

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