Delhi is not only the capital of India but also the most lovable city. The old buildings here remind us of its glorious past. It has some unique architectural marvels such as Qutub Minar, Red Fort, Jama Masjid, Parliament House, National Museum, Gurudwara Sis Ganj, India Gate etc. The city is sometimes called the city of kings, having been the capital of various kingdoms in the past.
From the largest mall in the country to the best street food, Delhi has almost everything. If you are ready to explore Delhi, you will have no dearth of places to go to. The cultural capital of the country is full of bars, cafes, bazaars, and monuments with no end to interesting places where you can spend your day.
Here is a list of a few such hangout places that you can check out for a fun weekend in Delhi!
1. Hard Rock Cafe (Saket, Delhi)
If you love partying, the famous London chain of hard Rock Cafe restaurants is a must-visit, whether you are in Mumbai, London or Delhi.
The amazing range of burgers at Hard Rock Café, Saket along with other scrumptious options including Fajitas and Rock Nachos, is one thing that you must not miss out on in Delhi.
Delicious food with rocking band performances is what makes this one of the most fun places to eat in Delhi. This place will give you the best Saturday Night experience in Delhi.
Nearest Metro Station: Malviya Nagar Metro Station
Distance From Metro Station: 1km
Distance From Delhi Airport: 13.8 km
Price: INR 2500 for a meal for two
Location: M 110, Multiplex Building’ 1st Floor, Dlf Place, Saket District Centre, New Delhi, Delhi 110060
Opening Hours: 12 noon to 1:00 AM
2. Jantar Mantar (Sansad Marg, Delhi)
Located in the heart of Delhi, the unique architecture of Jantar Mantar makes it one amongst the amazing fun places in CP Delhi.
It is a vast observatory that was built by Raja Jai Singh of Jaipur to revise the astronomical facts gathered by Mughal Emperor Muhammad Shah. The 13 astronomical instruments installed at this site help in predicting the paths of the sun, moon, and planets.
Although we now have much better scientific instruments available, this was one of the best in its times.
You can also get lost in its enormous maze and have some fun at this huge, open observatory.
Nearest Metro Station: Pragati Maidan Metro Station
Distance From Metro Station: 4.3 km
Distance From Delhi Airport: 13.2 km
Tip: Do not forget to carry your camera to click the beauty of this historic landmark
Price: INR 5
Location: Connaught Place, Sansad Marg
Opening Hours: 9:00 AM-7:00 PM
3. Feroz Shah Kotla Fort (Vikram Nagar, Delhi)
Established in the 14th century, this fort will take you on a historical journey.
There are various myths attached to this attraction which is one of the many reasons why people love to visit it. The fort is visited by both tourists as well as locals throughout the year.
The site fascinates people not only because of its mythical aspects but also because of the architecture that depicts ancient times.
So, if you are an architecture or a history buff you should visit this place while in Delhi.
Nearest Metro Station: ITO
Distance from Metro Station: 700 meters
Distance From Delhi Airport: 17 km
Location: Balmiki Basti, Vikram Nagar, New Delhi, Delhi 110002
Opening Hours: 8:30 am-7:00 pm
4. Lodhi Gardens (Lodhi Estate)
This is one of the best places to visit in Delhi for fun. Lodhi Gardens is situated in Central Delhi. This public garden has been established across a wide area. The highlights of this park are the breathtaking ruins that are spread all around the park
This huge park is considered the best place for experts as well as amateur photographers. This place is both fun as well as peaceful that is best for both history buffs and nature lovers.
Nearest Metro Station: Jor Bagh Metro Station
Distance from Metro Station: 3.5 km
Distance From Delhi Airport: 14 km
Location: Lodhi Estate, New Delhi, Delhi 110003
Opening Hours: 6:00 am-7:30 pm
5. Rock CLimbing at IMF (Moti Bagh, Delhi )
Looking for some adventure? Then head to one of the most fun places in Delhi – the Indian Mountaineering Foundation!
Famous for adventures and fun activities in Delhi, the sport climbing wall should definitely not be missed! Among the adventure places in Delhi, It has anything and everything you would want to do on a fantastic day out. It is one of the most fun places to go to in Delhi.
Nearest Metro Station: Sir Vishweshwaraiah Moti Bagh
Distance From Metro Station: 1.8 km
Distance From Delhi Airport: 6.4 km
Price: INR 150 /-per session
Location: 6, Benito Juarez Marg, South Campus, South Moti Bagh, New Delhi, Delhi 110021
Opening Hours: 9.00 a.m to 1.00 p.m and 4.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m (Tues to Sun)
6. Hauz Khas District Park (Hauz Khas)
This is a richly wooded park featuring a duck pond, walking paths & ancient tombs, plus a herd of deer. This park also has a lake in the centre.
The place is very good for nature lovers, while in the park you will forget that you are in the busy city of Delhi. It is a calm and quiet place.
The music lovers perform their skills at leisure and here you will also find a group -Delhi Drum circle which conducts jamming on drums almost every alternate Sunday. This is a must-visit place in Delhi to find some peace and catch a glimpse of the Mughal ruins.
nearest metro station: Magenta Lines
Nearest Subway station: R K Puram
Distance From Subway station: 1.2 km
Location: Africa Avenue, Hauz Khas, New Delhi, Delhi 110016
Opening hours: 5 am-8 pm
7. Ambience Mall (Vasant Kunj, Delhi)
This mall has a built-up area of 21 lakhs square feet and a retail area of 18 lakhs square feet. Most floors have a shopping area of 860 meters. Ambience Mall has more than 230 stores and food outlets.
It is one of India’s largest shopping malls and one of the most famous shopping malls in Delhi. It’s a sophisticated mall offering global retail shops, restaurants, a bowling alley & a movie theatre.
Nearest metro station: Sikandarpur Metro Station
Distance: 10 Minutes
Location: Plot No, 2, Nelson Mandela Marg, Ambience Island, Vasant Kunj II, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, Delhi 110070
Opening hours: 10 am-10 pm
8. Paintball (Delhi NCR)
This Place is one of the most preferred places for youngsters. You get a variety of games to get indulged into such as capture the flag, village guardians, hostage rescue, and more. This place is a must-try with your gang!
Do visit this place to get PubG vibes in real.
Nearest Metro Station: Botanical Garden | Mayur Vihar- I Extension
Distance From Metro Station: 3.1 km | 5.1 km
Price: INR 570 for 90 paintballs.
INR 850 for 150 paintballs.
INR 1,130 for 200 paintballs.
Timings: 10.00 a.m to 6.00 p.m
9. World of wonder (NCR, Delhi)
Visit the largest theme park of our country which has different rides and many world-class slides that help you forget all your worries. Delight your taste buds as this place which has more than 15 themed eateries.
This place offers a complete entertainment, fun, dining experience and is probably one of the best places to hang out for a good weekend with family or friends.
Nearby Station: Noida Metro Stations
Distance: 300 meters away.
– Amusement park: 11.30 Am to 8:00 pm
– Waterpark: 11:00 Am to 7:00 pm
|Destination||Adult Ticket Price|
|Amusement Park||Rs. 690|
|Water park( weekends)||Rs. 1099|
|Waterpark (Weekdays)||Rs. 870|
|Go-karting (3 minutes)||RS. 400|
|Go-karting (12 minutes)||Rs. 1000|
Delhi definitely has some super fun places which are a mix of history and adventure. You will find a lot of other attractions such as the Garden of Five Senses, Pragati Maidan, Red Fort, CP etc which are all worth visiting when in Delhi.
Tell us what you think of these places and let us know in the comments if you know of any unique, offbeat Delhi places which one must check out!