Posted by : Anonymous May 25, 2019
Many of us who cannot take a long period off work, always seek some great places for shorter breaks near them that can turn their regular weekend into mini-vacation. There are always several weekend getaways from your city but you did't know about it. Here we have given some famous and popular places near Delhi where you can go for a short weekend break with family or friends.
Either you can book your tour through any of the trusted tour operators or else just book a chauffeur driven cab from your destination and go you own.
1] Asola Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary :
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Established in 1986 and spread over 4707 acres 'Asola-Bhatti Wildlife Sanctuary' is an ideal place for wildlife lovers and all travelers. It is located 48 km away from the Delhi. Sanctuary is home to the wide range of birds and reptile along with amphibians and mammals.
Visiting time of the sanctuary is 9.00 AM to 5.00 PM.
2] Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary
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A famous national park of the country is located at Sultanpur village on Gurugram-Jhajhar highway away 41 km from Delhi.
If you love birdwatching then going to Sultanpur bird sanctuary will be your ideal choice. Park is famous for migratory and resident birds species whrer you can found approximately 250 bird species.
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One of the oldest city and most significant pilgrimage site in India and amoung Hindu religion because of its glorious ancient history associated with Lord Krishna. It is believed that Lord Krishna spent his childhood here.
You can visit here Banke Bihari mandir, Prem mandir, ISKON temple, Radha Raman temple, Shahji temple and many more..
Delhi to Vrindavan distance is 183 km and will take around 3 and half hour time to travel by road.
4] The Keoladeo National Park
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Another perfect place for bird watcher. If you are in Delhi then it is 223 km away from you. The Keoladeo National Park is a world heritage site which is formerly known as 'Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary' in Rajasthan. It is famous avifauna [the birds of a particular region, habitat, or geological period.] sanctuary that hosts thousands of birds and one of the best birding spots in India.
Visiting time : 6.00 AM to 6 PM in summers and 6.30 AM to 5 PM in winter season.
The home of one of the 7 wonder of the world - 'Taj Mahal'. Apart from the Taj Mahal there are also more to see and visit such as Agra fort, Mehtab Bagh Gardens, shopping market of Sadar Bazar.
Agra is 233.2 km away from Delhi and can be reached by train, air and road trip by a cab.
6] Jim Corbett
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India’s oldest and most reputable national park is a treat for photographers, wildlife lovers and for those who want to enjoy an exciting safari and catch a good look of the king of jungle. Delhi to Corbett road distance is approximately 245 km and 6 hours of drive.
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