One Day Trip Destinations from Delhi

There is no doubt that Delhi has been successful in attracting more number of tourists for all its vibrant beauty and culture. And while you are planning to visit Delhi it is obvious that you might even wish to explore a few more places close by, spending some time away from the hustle and bustle of our daily lives. Through our blog today we would be covering all the options that are made available to you for a one day trip from Delhi.

We will also give you a perfect excuse that will help you explore the nearby places.

1. Mathura

Mathura like Vrindavan is also believed to be one of the religious places. Once you reach this place you can actually get the feel of the presence of Radha and Krishna. Mathura is generally located from 144 kms from Delhi, and is generally believed to be a 3 – 4 hours of ride to reach Mathura depending on the route chosen by you.

Mathura janam Bhumi


The best time for you to visit this place is during the time of Krishna Janmashtami which generally comes during the month of August.

Also read – Five Places to Visit in India During Janmashtami

2. Nuh

This is something that is located in the Mewat district of Haryana, Nuh is a city that houses some of the most important historical monuments and ruins. This is a one day trip from Delhi to Nuh and will turn out to be a great experience, especially when it comes to the historical buffs.



The shaking of the minarets is something that is very specific to Nuh. The other monuments and places that would lead you to an interest when in Nuh are Chui Mai Pond or Tank, the town of Sheikh Musa, Kotla.

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3. Neemrana Fort Palace

This is a place that is generally located from 122 kms away from Delhi – Jaipur highway. The Neemrana fort is believed to be one of the best resorts near Delhi and is actually a 15th century heritage hotel where you could walk right into the beautiful history.

neemrana fort

Neemrana Fort

This is a place that generally believes to be having 7 wings, and is built over 12 layers tiered into the hill and thus is one of the most unique one day trip from Delhi. In this place you will find hanging gardens, two swimming pools, ayurvedic spa and the last but not the least India’s first zip line.

4. Vrindavan

One of the most interesting place for a one day trip that you could visit from Delhi is Vrindavan. Located at 142 kms from Delhi, it is a holy destination built in the name of lord Krishna.



You can visit this place via 2 hrs of long drive or even by train. It is filled with temples that is dedicated to lord Krishna followed by the other mythological structures including the Iskcon temple, Mirabhai temple, Radha Raman temple and more. Winters are believed to be the best time for you to visit these places from Delhi.

Read more – Vrindavan Mathura – Ultimate Travel Guide

5. Jaipur

Jaipur is generally known to be the Pink city of Rajasthan. And the distance from Delhi to Rajasthan is generally 269 kms which is around 5 to 6 hours of journey by road. The National Highway NH8 is generally considered to be the best route for it.



It is just a zip drive that starts from Delhi and goes on with an amazing new road that can be cruised at a speed of 100 kms. And as you leave mensar you will get to see farms with yellow flowers where you could stop for a while and click images if you really wish too.

Then almost mid-way which is 130 kms from Delhi you will find a high way where sumptuous paratha’s have been waiting for you. This is a city that is generally famous for forts & palaces, market and the last but not the least amazing kind of a food.

The prominent places that you could visit when you are in Jaipur are Hawa Mahal, Jal Mahal, City Palace, Amer Fort, Birla Mandir and Jantar Mantar. Jaipur is a city that welcomes you with many traditional shops, and is famous and known for antiques, handicrafts, jewellery and gem stone.

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6. Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary

The Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary or Keoladeo National Park is generally believed to be located at Bharatpur region of Rajasthan, or say at the outskirts of the Thar Desert. The road is enough and has a hell lot of broken pitch, hence a big SUV is recommended when it comes to a drive.

Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary

Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary

The park is open throughout the year and is believed to be a home for more than thousands of birds. The best time to visit here is during the month of August to November as you will get to see the resident breeding birds, and from the month of October to February as you get to watch the migratory kind of birds.

The distance for this place is 182 kms which is again a 3 to 4 hours of ride from Delhi.

7. Unchagaon

This is a place that is generally believed to be located at 117 kms away from Delhi, which is a 2 and a half hours journey. For a royal heritage in Uttar Pradesh you can all head towards the fort Unchagoan which is believed to be one of the best destination when it comes to the rural experiences.


Unchagaon Fort

This is a fort that is believed to be located near to the River Ganga and is surrounded by lush gardens all around. Not just this you will also get to see the gangetic dolphins in the river water of Ganges while you away to relax away from city. This is a fort that has also been offering some of the interesting activities like billiards, squash, the pony rides, the village safari and more.

8. Sariska National Park

This is a place that is generally been located from a distance of 157 kms away from New Delhi. And the best time to visit here is during the month of February to March. In order to have another adventurous gateway you can move ahead towards Alwar.

Sariska Tiger Reserve

Sariska Tiger Reserve

This is a place that offers an experience of architectural grandeur and heritage hotels followed by the most famous Tiger reservesSariska National park that have been housing many endangered species.

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9. Murthal

This is a place that is located at 60 kms away from Delhi, and is a place that hits our mind first when we are thinking of a road trip from Delhi.Having a long drive yet across the busy roads of New Delhi, the cool wind continues to caresses you and your stomach is tempted for all the gastronomic ride you then know that the right destination for you is Murthal.

Parathas at Murthal

Parathas at Murthal

10. Damdama Lake

Damdama Lake is one of those lakes that is believed to be really very famous when it comes to Haryana. This is a place that is believed to be surrounded by the mountains Aravali. The visitors generally come here in order to enjoy boating and the nature around.

Damdama Lake

Damdama Lake

In fact the visitors can also enjoy some of the adventurous activities like Kayaking, cycling, para sailing, valley crossing, Paragliding and the last but not the least rock climbing.

This is a really calm location and the visitors would love it. This is a place that is 60 Kms away from Delhi and is believed to be a two hour ride. The best time to visit this place is during the spring and the monsoon time for one day trip from Delhi. Check out the Top 15 Monsoon Destinations in India

Read also: Ten Top Photographic Spots in Delhi

11. Taj Mahal

The Taj Mahal is one of the 7 wonders of the world. It is a beautiful monument that is built using the white marble in the banks of river Yamuna. This is a place that is located at 202 kms away from Delhi which is again a perfect place for one day trip from Delhi by 3 to 4 hours of journey. Enjoy the beauty and history of Taj Mahal with Same Day Taj Mahal Tour By Car From Delhi

Taj Mahal in Agra

Taj Mahal

While travelling to this place you can go ahead and take the Yamuna Express highway in order to reach out really very fast and enjoying the drive with a speed of around 200 kms per hour. It’s just that you will have to be a bit careful when it comes to the broken trucks and the logs.

You can visit the Taj Mahal from the sun rise to the sunset. This is a place that is generally believed to be closed during the Fridays. And when here in Agra then you must not forget to taste the Agra special Agra ka petha. Take a 2 Days Agra Taj Mahal tour By Car From Delhi

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12. Noor Mahal, Karnal

This luxury 5 star hotel is situated in Karnal, the Noor Mahal is generally built for all those individuals who wish to enjoy a luxury lifestyle by travelling to this place from Delhi.

Noor Mahal

Noor Mahal

With all its imposing architecture that is believed to be a blend of Rajasthan and the Mughal styles this 5 star hotel does have a swimming pool and tennis court giving you a reason to definitely consider this place when it comes to the one day trip from Delhi.

13. Kuchesar Mud Fort

Kuchesar is generally believed to be a heritage village that is located near to the Bulandshahr district of Uttar Pradesh, and is believed to be a perfect one day trip from Delhi. Kuchesar is generally known to be famous for the mud fort that has been built by the Jats over here.

One day trip from Delhi

Kuchesar Mud Fort

This 18th century mud fort is surrounded by 200 acres of greenery and is built so that they could protect the Jats from the British attack. This place is a 2 hours journey from Delhi and can be easily reached by a cab.

Read more – 15 Best Weekend Places Just at 6 Hours from Delhi

So these were some of the best places that you could visit when it comes to the one day trip from Delhi. Have you visited any of the above mentioned places?

How has your experience turn out to be? Do share your experiences in the comments section below. We will love to hear from you.

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