Delhi, the capital city of India, is a potpourri of different cultures with a heart of gold. But that's not the only reason why this city is quite famous amongst the travelers. Delhi has a good bunch of weekend getaways that are an ideal place to visit for couples, families, devotees, and even adventure addicts. Be it romantic places, pilgrimage and religious sites, hill stations, wildlife tiger reserve & national parks or adventure destinations, this metropolitan city offers close access to all.
When it comes to Delhi weekend tours or places to visit near Delhi, the most preferred one has to be hill stations. Under 400 kilometers from Delhi, there are many places where you can go for a hill station tour like Nainital (282 kilometers), Mussoorie (278 kilometers), Kasauli (297 kilometers), Shimla (380 kilometers), Madhyamaheshwar (349 kilometers), Chail (333 kilometers), Pangot (305.3 kilometers), Binsar (386.9 kilometers), Mukteshwar (347 kilometers), Ranikhet (354 kilometers), Lansdowne (264 kilometers), Dhanolti (323 kilometers), Almora (360 kilometers), Sattal (302 kilometers), and many more. If there is a long weekend at disposal, expand your horizons and visit Kasol (519 kilometers), Manali (538 kilometers), Dharamshala (475 kilometers), Bir (532.9 kilometers), McLeodganj (481 km), Dalhousie (565 kilometers), Chamba (Himachal Pradesh - 572 kilometers), Munsyari (559 kilometers), and many more.
Mostly hill stations that are close to Delhi are quite known for its adventure sports activities. So when it comes to comes to spending a weekend break, there are a good number of adventure destinations that worth all the attention like Rishikesh (242 kilometers), Bir-Billing (530 kilometers), Khajjiar (570 kilometers), Kullu (498 kilometers), and much more. If trekking is is the travellers cup of tea then there are many trekking expe like Parashar Lake Trek (Himachal Pradesh), Nag Tibba Trek (Uttarakhand), Khar Myundari Trek (Himachal Pradesh), Bijli Mahdev Trek (Himachal Pradesh), Triund Trek (Dhauladhar Range), Chopta Tugnath Trek (Uttarakhand), etc.
It's not only the hill station that shares its boundaries with Delhi, there are some wildlife weekend getaways too. Yes, there are some luscious wildlife reserves around if you are looking for a looking weekend holiday near Delhi. And they're not only beautiful but also an abode of some rare mammals and bird species, the traces of whom are hard to find anywhere else in the world. Rajaji National Park (Uttarakhand - 261 kilometers), Ranthambhore National Park (Rajasthan - 402 kilometers), Sariska National Park (Rajasthan - 213 kilometers), Corbett National Park (Uttarakhand - 213 kilometers), Keoladeo National Park (Rajasthan - 212 kilometers), etc.
Spirituality prevails in every nook and cranny of India, so it does in the case of popular weekend destinations from Delhi. Around Delhi, there are many shrines, which are believed to be the abode of the gods. And these shrines are not only sacred to Hindus but also to Muslims. So when on a weekend break with a family, make a point to visit the pilgrimage places like Vrindavan (Uttar Pradesh - 181 kilometers), Haridwar (Uttar Pradesh - 220 kilometers), Rishikesh (Uttar Pradesh - 239 kilometers), Ajmer (Rajasthan - 401 kilometers), Pushkar (Rajasthan - 413 kilometers), Amritsar (Punjab - 452 kilometers), etc. A visit to any of these places can give a sole-soothing and gives one a solace, and that's what tourists look for on a weekend Getaways from Delhi.
Be it a group of god-fearing people or the one who's adrenaline rush keep on kicking or the one who enjoys the laid-back holiday,s there's a bunch of attractions to visit. Scroll down a little to explore some of the best weekend holiday packages from Delhi offered by Tour My India. All the given below short family vacation tours are in the closest proximity to the city.