PLACES TO VISIT NEAR DELHI WITHIN 100 KMS
SOHNA, MANESAR, SURAJKUND, NUH, PRATAPGARH FARM
SOHNA – THE PLEASANT BATH HUB
Distance from Delhi – approx. 64 kms
Prominent for the pleasant hot waters springs, Sohna is a widely known town of Gurugram. Most of the tourist chooses this place as their weekend escape to get the lavish green environment and the popular hot water springs containing sulphur which let them take the soothing bath curable to skin diseases. You can get yourself this bath at any Shiva Temples as Sohna houses many Shiva Temples such as Shiv Kund. If you are looking for day picnic spot with recreational activities, then Dumdama Lake of Sohna is the perfect itinery providing boating in the lovely Shikara boats and fun-filled zorbing. Sohna has been a favorite choice for corporate meetings too. So if your kids complain about your busy schedule, take them to Sohna to have a quality time. It is a splendid spot for family, friends, colleagues and couples.
MANESAR – THE FASTEST ECONOMICAL HUB
Distance from Delhi – approx. 58 kms
The economically fastest growing town of Gurgaon, Haryana has learnt how to do business in the speed of rabbit and has joined the hands with the Japan’s Toshiba, Maruti Suzuki and many biggest brands. Being one of the largest private-sector business hub, this place has mastered the business in the field of tourism as well. For adventure freaks, Camp Mustang of Manesar is the best place to release all adrenaline. Flyboy Air Safari makes you crazy as you get to see the beautiful meadow from above the sky. The champions of Golf Course come here to play Golf Course in the midst of glorious Aravali Range. Come here in the month between September and March and you will spot the angel-like bird Flamingo with its graceful pink or reddish feather in the famous Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary. The religious hearts looking for a perfect pilgrim to dive into spiritual peace can also visit the Mata Sheetala Devi Temple which celebrates Chaitra (first month in the Hindu calendar) in a huge way at the month of March to April.
SURAJKUND – THE LAKE OF THE SUN
Distance from Delhi – approx. 38 kms
If you are bored by spending your leisure time inside the furniture, then you must plan for a day picnic with your friends and family at a distance of only 38 kms from Delhi and 8 kms from South Delhi where you will find a historical place Surajkund with an ancient lake having the historical amphitheatre-like sitting arrangement around it. The name Surajkund implies Lake of the Sun. So what a wonderful idea it would be to spend your day at leisure in the close proximity of this Lake of the Sun. Apart from lake, Surajkund is internationally famous for organizing Surajkund International Crafts Mela every year which continues for fifteen days in the month of February. Within fifteen days, you experienced the whole culture of India. Millions of people visit this place at this time to be the part of the largest crafts fair of India.
NUH – A DAY TO TASTE HISTORY
Distance from Delhi – approx. 70 kms
Nuh of Haryana is a historical place which is chosen by people of all the age-groups. The preferred months to visit this place are September and October. You can take the whole bite of this place by staying here for 2-3 days. It has ancient noteworthy monuments which date back to oldest empires. The top tourist attraction include Tomb of Sheikh Musa prominent for its shaking minarets which one can clearly spot. Then come the natural water reservoir called Nallad whose water has been reported to flow out of the reservoir all around the year. The beautiful structure of red sandstone with carvings and cenotaphs in the Chui Mai’s Pond is so good to witness. Nuh is the place to fall in the history again.
PRATAPGARH FARM – A GLIMPSE OF INDIAN VILLAGE LIFE
Distance from Delhi – approx. 57 kms
To visit a place which gives an Indian village-like feeling may sounds less interesting to few people, but the busiest people of metropolis who encounter the tall buildings and apartments in their daily life must visit the Pratapgarh Farm to get attached with the hospitality of the people of this farm. The pleasant green environment with flower and vegetable garden are the first attraction that this place draws. Here you can experience the village activities like cooking in typical rural kitchen (Rasoi), pottery, mud lep etc. You can stroll around rural market and buy yourself bangles, handicrafts and footwears. Camel ride is also offered here. You can join the activities like tug of war, mud bath or can play the games of cricket, badminton and table tennis. Girls love to go for beauty activities such as mehndi, mud and gulabari packs and head massage. Pratapgarh Farm has everything to give you a home-like ambience.