Are you looking for a quick getaway amidst the chaos of this pandemic in a safe way? The government has cut some slack on the rules and regulations mandated during the pandemic days. You can go somewhere close to the capital city of India to unwind and make yourself rejuvenated from the pressure of a hectic lifestyle. Let us make it easier for you. Here is a list of top choices for you to go on Weekend 2 days short trips near by Delhi with your friends and colleagues. Check out the list and start packing your bags for a fun vacation.
Top short trips from Delhi
Jaipur, the pink city, is the epitome of royal heritage. Clad with forts and other historical sites such as age-old bazaars are what you can find in this beautiful city. The best places to drop in this city are Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Nahargarh Fort, and Amer Fort. You can also buy local handlooms and handicrafts to decorate your home. Do not miss the local cuisines here. A trip to this city can be planned within a day and will take just a weekend to finish.
Distance from Delhi – 281km
Directions on google maps – https://goo.gl/maps/ND6k7MDtQJDqZ7x98
Located on the Aravalli Hills, Neemrana Fort is a classic example of the culture and heritage. The fort spreads across 25 acres of the area offering picturesque locations to enjoy and imbibe the beauty of nature. The local village offers a beautiful track to stroll. You can enjoy sumptuous mills in the luxury resort in this location. Check out the local markets and do not miss the dance performances by the local artists.
Distance from Delhi – 129km
Directions on google maps – https://goo.gl/maps/U1GELQwQuGAq3vn4A
How can we forget Agra when we are planning for a short trip with your loved ones? The home of Taj Mahal, Agra Fort, and Fatehpur Sikri, this city will be the best place to visit and enjoy Mughal history. Plan and reach Agra by bus, car, rentals, or train. Get on the train to add more comfort from Delhi and reach Agra right on time. Stay in the hotels for one night and continue your journey the next day.
Distance from Delhi – 236km
Directions on google maps – https://goo.gl/maps/qnfe65gDPXGBVC5X8
Sultanpur National Park
Are you a bird lover? Do you like the freedom in the wings of a flying avian? This is where you should be. Sultanpur National Park is the ultimate paradise for ornithologists, wildlife photographers, and bird watchers. During the month of January-March, you will find nearly 100 species of birds visiting this beautifully-preserved sanctuary. The migration season is the best time to spend and watch how beautiful nature can be. Watch a beautiful sunset here with your loved ones. It can be a beautiful place for newlywed couples to spend a day.
Distance from Delhi – 40km
Directions on google maps – https://goo.gl/maps/D8kiHCbvnC6vPmmG7
Just 60 km away from Delhi, Damdama Lake is the right place to be. This lake is guarded by the Aravalli Hills at the backdrop and is considered to be one of the largest lakes in India. This is also a great location for rock climbers, trekkers, bird watchers, cyclists, kayakers, etc to enjoy an adventurous day. Make sure you add Sohna Sulphur Hot Springs very close to this location. Plan ahead and spend an entire day with your family and friends.
Distance from Delhi – 60km
Directions on google maps – https://goo.gl/maps/phUC3QX6cdRVf3qn6
An extremely religious town close to Delhi, is associated with Lord Krishna. Mathura & Vrindavan is located in Uttar Pradesh on the banks of river Yamuna. The town has a number of places where Lord Krishna spent much of his teenage years.
The place is sprinkled with innumerable temples, where lakhs of visitors pray to the Lord and seek his blessings. Religious festivals like Janmashtami, Holi and Radhashtami are celebrated with colours and great religious fervour. Vrindavan is an ideal religious town to visit from Delhi.
Distance from Delhi: 142 km.
Haridwar – Rishikesh
What can be better than a religious getaway in the holiest of the locations in India? Haridwar and Rishikesh are the best locations. Both are ancient cities and pilgrimage locations for the Hindu devotees. Situated amidst the Tehri Garhwal region, these are the best places to add to your itinerary. Haridwar is 220 km from Delhi and Rishikesh is 27 km from Haridwar.
Distance from Delhi – 220km
Directions on google maps – https://goo.gl/maps/qJm3cZxbeUXQyGJ86