Weekend getaways near Delhi | Weekend getaways in Delhi




Tiny Lansdowne is one of the quietest hill stations in India. Lansdowne was one of the popular hill station, where the Sahibs, mostly from the army, galloped across the ridge that overlooked a sprawling valley and the Greater Himalaya, ......


Spend languorous summer days and starlit wintry nights in Jeolikot. Set in the folds of the lower Kumaon Hills, the resort is a vintage English cottage. Established as a health resort in the Raj-era, the excellent location of The Cottage....


The Naini Lake is the heart-lifting, cheerful yet serene centre of this hill town. Walking around it in the crisp autumn or spring sun is a pleasure. Boating and yachiting on the lake are popular....


As an introduction to a place of stay, this was unbeatable. And the place easily lived up to the introduction. One horse village. This was matial, the rendezvous point at which guests are picked up for Jilling. A horse carry our luggage up the hill to Jilling Estate.


Distance 348 km Ne of Delhi JOURNEY TIME By road 9 hrs By rail 6 ½ hrs + 3 hrs by road Route NH 24 to Rampur via Hapur Bypass, Gajraula, Joya and Moradabad Bypass; NH87 to Rudrapur; SH to Haldwani via Tanda Modh; NH87 to Ranibagh via Kathgodam; state roads to Mukteshwar via Bhimtal, Mehragaon, Bhowali, Ramgarh and Sitla).


Himalayan village Sonapani is that kind of place. Here you sit for house listening to the breathing of the trees that sounds like a distant mountain stream. You move only when the sun goes behind a tree and you have to shift with it.