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5 of The Best Long Weekend Trips You Can Take From Delhi

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Thank your stars for the first long weeekend of the year of long weekends is here. If you're in Delhi, fret not for we have just the perfect places for you to go to. Just pack your bags and ready, set, go!

5 of The Best Long Weekend Trips You Can Take From Delhi:

  1. Jaipur (Rajasthan)
  2. Agra (Uttar Pradesh)
  3. Udaipur (Rajasthan)
  4. Shimla (Himachal Pradesh)
  5. Dehradun (Uttarakhand)

1. Jaipur

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Rizwanuddin Rafiq from Bhopal took this in Jaipur

Forts, palaces, colourful streets, beautiful architecture and lip smacking food, you name it and Jaipur has it. The pink city, or as it is known affectionately never really disappoints. HolidayIQ traveller Ashish says, "Jaipur needs no introduction. Moreover, it belongs to the Royal state of Rajasthan which is known for its colourful culture, vibrance and excellent hospitality. City is known for its historical past, Unesco heritage sites and great Rajasthani food. Loved the trip as it was ushering in the new year and also romantic getaway."

2. Agra

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Rizwanuddin Rafiq from Bhopal took this in Jaipur

Any traveller worth their salt would know that Agra is famous for the Taj Mahal but apart from it, you can taste the authentic flavours of UP, as well as make time for some real culture tourism in this city. HoliadayIQ tourist Shubhankar says, "If you like history & architecture, Agra tour is perfect. Maximum tour 3 days. Must Watch Taj Mahal, Fatehpur Sikri, Agra Fort, Sikandra, Mathura & Vrindavan." 

3. Udaipur

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Mustafa Bohra took this in Udaipur

Udaipur is a highly rewarding experience with its royal palaces and crystal-clear lakes. There are many must-see Udaipur places to visit; street food in the heart of the city is a must-try. Udaipur is the pinnacle of Rajasthani cuisine with delectable dishes like Ker Sangri, Kadhi, and Gatte ki Sabzi served with Bajra roti. HolidayIQ traveller Pramod says, "Udaipur is a very beautiful city. It has many places to visit. Lack Pachola beautiful lake. City palace museum crystal gallery jag mandir lake palace all are beautiful. Dharohare show at before ki haveli is very good. Jagdish temple is also good. Pratap swaraj is also good."

4. Shimla

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Jitendra Akhare from Pune took this in Shimla

Featuring beautiful orchards, rich landscape, colonial structures and old testimonies, Shimla receives tourists from all over the world. The Mall Road is the main shopping destination in Shimla. HolidayIQ traveller Shubham says, "You will get crowd in every season. Only 3 but must visit places are The ridge, rashtrapati niwas and jakhoo temple. One more thing that is not place that is train Himalayan queen. If you are in Shimla then complete your trip with a ride of Himalayan queen train."

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5. Dehradun

source: HolidayIQ reviewer Nishesh Singhal from Delhi took this in Dehradun

Dehradun attracts tourists for its pleasant weather and beautiful landscape. It is also the gateway to the surrounding Himalayan regions like Nainital, Mussoorie, Auli as well as Haridwar and Rishikesh. HolidayIQ traveller Himanshu says, "Great place for a short trip for 2-3 days, lots of places to roam around to name a few shastdradhara, buddha temple and much more, honest people, good weather conditions, food and connectivity is good. Scenic sites gives you peace of mind along with your partner."

The views above are collated from opinions expressed by travellers on www.holidayiq.com

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