Delhi is not only the capital of India but also the best place in India for a weekend fun. The choices for a weekend outing in Delhi is unlimited specially so in winters when the weather allows you to explore the outdoors. Here are some of the choicest 20 places to visist on a weekend in delhi NCR:
India’s first ever live entertainment, theater and leisure destination.
This is one of the best places to spend a wonderful day with art, culture, bollywood style live shows, dance , drama , crafts and cuisines. Spread over acres of land Kingdom of Dreams is in true sense a Kingdom that can makes your dreams of fun filled day come true. One of the most incredible weekend destinations in Delhi/NCR.
This is a theme park with a difference. There are three zones – the Metro walk – where one can shop for the best brands and also enjoy a wide array of food in the restaurants here ; the Adventure Island – the theme park with rides and games and the Lagoon- a serene artificial lake where one can do boating or just enjoy the serenity.
An amazing combination of Thrilling rides, amusement , water fun and entertainment. This place one of the finest weekend fun destinations for family , children and friends alike to unwind and enjoy the thrilling rides in a world class water park.
Here one can enjoy awesome rides, go karting and the water park.One of the largest amusement parks in Asia and the best in Delhi/NCR, this place is divided into two Zone – Teen Zone & La Fiesta (The Family Zone).
A charming holiday village set in the backdrop of lush green fields- an ideal place for weekend fun.
It has ponds, cattle barns full of goats, sheep, cows, buffaloes, horses, ethnic huts and green areas. One can enjoy Valley Crossing, Burma Bridge, Camel And Bullock Cart Riding, Tractor Rides. Also try out the Mud & Tube Well Bath, Shooting Gulel, Archery, Village Games Like Kanchee Golee, Gulee Danda, Pithoo, Stappoo, Singing & Dancing, Kite Flying along with lip-smacking Indian food.
One of the best amusement parks for a fun packed day.
With Amusement and the Water Park, 21 Amusement Rides, 22 water slides, kids water play area , it surely is a fun place to be. It also has a indoor Snow park and one can see the performances and creations of Indian artisans and craftsmen here.
The finest and the biggest natural lakes in Haryana. This is also one of the finest lakes in Delhi NRC region.
It is the ideal place to go to go on a weekend for boating or day tour with adventure activities like rock climbing, para sailing, cycling, angling trekking and camping. These are organised every weekend and can be pre- booked too.
7. Suraj Kund
An ideal place near Delhi for a day trip or overnight stay where you can explore the artificial lake and many Stone Age settlement points.
A small rustic village like setting here helps you to take your mind off from the daily grind of city life. One of the best picnic spots in Delhi / NCR. Golfing, fishing and boating are some of the activities to do here.
Everyone who lives in Delhi knows that charm of Lodhi Gardens in winters so we had to mention is as one of the best weekend destinations in Delhi NRC.
90 acre green space with ancient tombs, variety of flora and fauna and a picturesque lake. A picture- perfect place for picnics, games with kids or friends and long strolls.
9. Dillli Hatt
Dilli Haat has a charm of its own and one can easily spend half a day on a weekend here shopping for some of the best handicrafts products from across India and trying out the foods of various states.
An ideal place to visit on a weekend if you love shopping for traditional and unique stuff with delicious food from all over India. A place to try out the flavours of our country.
This is not only a park but a place where you cab try out various activities and enjoy good food.
20 acres of greenery with themed areas, beautiful flowers, ponds, restaurants. Its not just a park, its a place where you can go to explore a variety of things like stunning steel and stone sculptures, water cascades, lakes, variety of flora and fauna and food.
This temple is dedicated to Bhagwan Swami Narayan which considers the beauty and spirituality of India’s art, architecture and culture
Built in an area of 8000 sp mt, its grandure can be understood only when experienced. Listed among the world’s incredible houses of worship, Akshardham Temple in New Delhi displays the best blend of technical modernity with traditional architectural styles
A perfect place to hand out with friends, eat , drink and shop for unusual but fashionable things. The Deer park of Delhi is also located here.
Discover this place with its Mughal tombs, deer park, traditional and fashion boutiques and the top-rated restaurants of the city. An amazing place if you want to have a fun weekend with your friends or family.
13. Jama Masjid
Jama Masjid of Delhi is the largest mosque in Indi that was built at around 1654. A grand structure worth a visit by everyone on a weekend. This place is also a haven for no- vegetarian lovers , with famed food joints like Karim’s or Al-Jawahar serving finger licking authentic food.
14. Qutab Minar
A magnificent tower built in 1193, it is one of the finest ancient monuments of the world and worth at least one visit. The monument is awe-inspiring and loved by children of all ages.
15. Humayun’s Tomb
This magnificent architectural wonder of Mughals has beautiful garden squares with pathways, water channels, and green carpeted area
16. Bahai Temple
Commonly known as Lotus Temple. The temple is open to all, regardless of religion.
A lovely train museum that fascinates the kids and adults alike.
A prestigious train museum with some of the finest treasures of the world and toy train rides. A must visit place on a weekend if with your kids as the toy train ride is a favorite among the children.
A well known centre of Science , great place for kids. The museum, one of the biggest science centers in the country, that had been set up mainly for the kids to develop a interest in science
There are numerous working science models that can be operated by the children themselves. With many sections for all age groups such as Heritage & Dinosaur gallery, Human Biology gallery, Fun Science Library this is an apt place to spend a day with the kids.
19. Red Fort
Red Fort is a World Heritage Site that is visited by tourists from across the world.
The great sandstone Fort that was built by the Mughal Empire. Lahore Gate is the main gate which attracts a major crowd. A place to go if you are a history enthusiast. There are many museums inside red fort.
20. Purana Quila
Located in the centre of the Delhi, with wide greenery surrounding it stands the Purana Quila , one of the most ancient sites of Delhi.
An interesting heritage spot and a fascinating structure that has survived ravages of times, this is one of the oldest forts of India. One can enjoy the ancient history and boating in the moat that surrounds the fort in cool evening breeze.
Featured Image Lodhi Gardens