Top 10 weekend gateways from New Delhi

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1. Auli

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The apple orchard township is a quaint hill resort which is perfect location to go for the weekend trip. The origins of the orchards can be traced back to the 8th century AD, and therefore adds historic importance to it. The other trees like deodars and oak trees add to the fine flavor of the place.

2. Madhyamaheshwar

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It is situated 349 km from Delhi and has lots of religious importance. The place itself gives some sort of spiritual effect on the visitor. The nature also adds to this feeling with its natural beauty in full bloom. The main temple dedicated to Lord Shiva gives the spiritual vibes in strong currents.

3. Agra

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A four hour drive takes you down to Agra from Delhi. The Taj Mahal, which is declared as one among the famous seven world wonders induce the beauty of the place to the peak. Along with this there are other heritage sites of Agra are included in the UNESCO list. To add the fun, the special sweet products of Agra are something not to be missed.

4. Rishikesh

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Located 243 km away from Delhi, Rishikesh provides the perfect weekend getaway place for those who are with a religious mind. Also people who like to sit in serene surrounding and watch the Ganges flow in calm servitude would also visit this place over the weekend. Otherwise Rishikesh has a strong religious association with the many temples that spot all over the township.

5. Dudhwa tiger reserve

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Best time to visit tiger reserve is during the months of November to May. Spread over an area of 614 sq km, the diverse products of nature that holds at this place would mystify any visitor. Not only tiger but many other endangered species have made this place as their habitat.

6. Kausani

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It is the best place to visit the Kausani location during monsoon season which is situated in Uttarakhand. This small hill station is in full splendor when rains hit the area. The mighty Himalayas and their peaks of Nanda Devi, Trishul can be sighted beautifully from this place.

7. Binsar

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Winter is the best time to spend a weekend break in Binsar located some 377 km from Delhi. Visit this quiet and serene place to spend a relaxing time with and in nature. The forest area is well maintained on top of the Dhar hills. Visitors get the feeling of time long ago yet standing still at this place.

8. Alwar

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Just 159 km from Delhi, Alwar is well known destination for its shopping outlets and the historic forts’ built by most of the kings of India. It is the capital of Rajasthan with the Rajput family ruling this area and era. The historic places along with the scenic beauty together entertained the tourists who will forget their own town for shortly.

9. Ranikhet

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It become coolest place during winter where remain moderate in summers and a best enjoyable period during March to October. There are several temples, Parks, Museums, and a Golf course situated around it which is a combination of treat for tourists. The Paragliding is more famous activities to do in this region.

10. Chaukori

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Located 450 km away from Delhi that takes about 10 hours to drive down to that sited in Uttarakhand state and bordered by Pittorgardh and Terai. This hilly region is most suitable to get away to, from the maddening crowd.