Gurgaon, locally known as Gurugram is a city that is in close proximity from Delhi. Hence, it is the most preferred city for people to live and also the holiday. People who can’t find a hotel in Delhi don’t mind staying in Gurgaon and traveling to Delhi. After all, it is just 32 kilometers from Delhi.
One more reason why people visit Gurgaon often is because it is also very near to one more important city, Chandigarh which is just 268 km from the city. With less population and pollution too, Gurgaon is the first preference when people want to holiday in the NCR region. It is also a financial and industrial hub so don’t forget to do hotel booking in Gurgaon.
Places to see –
Kingdom of dreams
This is an extravagant location that is filled with Bollywood related stuff. The kingdom is all about art, theatre, performances and movies. It is a theatre that is the country’s first to show live entertainment and theatre along with leisure activities. The place is a right blend of contemporary and modern India. The place has two international standard theatres which include state-of-art technology. It is an unparalleled experience that you must try at least once.
Leisure Valley Park
This is an urban park that consist of picnic spots, a rose garden, a cafe and a beautiful fountain with musical water shows. This is a popular tourist attraction. If you are bored of just seeing sky scrapers of Gurgaon, this is one place where you can spend a leisure evening. The green space spreads almost across an area of 101171 sq. meters. You will enjoy the rides, food, musical fountain and walk on the jogging track. The garden is such a treat to the eyes. Stay till the night when the fountains are illuminated. The water will flow to the rhythm of the latest songs.
Sheetla Mata Mandir
The ancient 18th-century Hindu temple is a popular pilgrimage site near Gurgaon. This temple is dedicated to the goddess Shitala Devi. The temple is beautiful in architecture and is a must visit.
This posh mall is located on the NH8 road at Delhi Gurgaon Border. The 6 floors of the mall offer different kinds of entertainment, food and shopping experiences. There are various retail stores of both international and national brands. The food court contains various eateries that serve many cuisines and delicious meals. There are also some pubs in the mall such as FirangiPaani and Underdogs. The gaming section and ice skating rink will keep the kids busy.
If you want to go on a picnic for a day from Gurgaon, you can visit the Damdama Lake that is 35 km from the city. It is a mesmerizing sight to watch the sun rise on the picturesque lake. There are also many fun activities like parasailing, hot air ballooning, kayaking, rock climbing and angling. There are more than 190 species of birds, both native and migratory, in the place. It will be a wonderful day amongst nature and the greenery.
These are some places that you must not miss when you are in Gurgaon.