Amidst the hustle bustle of the city and the chaotic life it has to offer, we desire to get away from it for a tranquil rejuvenation and peace. If you wish to spend your weekends gazing at stars with your loved ones or for a dearly loved solo-trip, then here’s a list of places near Delhi you should check out.
Patan Mahal, KotPutli
For a more luxurious experience in your vacation, Patan Mahal near Kotputli is an ideal destination. This premium heritage getaway is 120 km from Jaipur and around 200 km from Delhi and is personally looked over by Rao Dig Vijay Singh of Patan Mahal in Sikar. It is surrounded by the Aravalli on one side, with beautifully furnished suites and Royal suites. The place is a perfect definition of how traditions meet with modern values regarding hospitality, ambiance and more. The heritage homestay provides the comforts of modern life with a perfect dash of Royal accompanying.
The food served is authentic home-cooked Rajasthani cuisine by professional chefs, and a herbal spa is at your will to provide you a more relaxing stay. For tea/coffee lovers, there are several tea and coffee stations set up inside the palace, providing even herbal and green tea to patrons. One can visit the private farms and craft centers in the village, or trek to the top of the hill during the revitalizing stay.
Address: Village Patan Tehsil, Tanwarawati,
Tariff: Rs 6,500 onwards
With an overview of the beautiful mountains of Shimla, this boutique property is situated at the height of 6200 ft. at just 13kms from Shimla. One can soak into the beauties of nature of the wild forest amidst the hills, the winding trails offering the smell of fresh air.
The rooms showcase architectural geniuses with mixed stone walls, raftered ceilings, and wooden floors and raftered ceilings providing a traditional and rustic atmosphere. Each room is accompanied by private balconies and lawns, overlooking the dense oak forest, atop a forest ridge.
Address: Anandpur, P.O Shoghi, in the District of Shimla
Contact: +91- 1772860719, 1772860819
Tariff: Rs 7,000 onwards
The Ramgarh Bungalows, Ramgarh
These six colonial bungalows also known as the ‘Fruit Bowl of Kumaon’ which date back to the 19th century are located in the Kumaon belt of Ramgarh. The area houses large orchards of tropical fruits such as peaches, pears, apricots and plums which are offered to the visitors while they walk past it, during their stay. The stay-ins are refurbished with all modern luxuries, and this British Raj property comprises three individual bungalows – Writer’s Bungalow, Cliff House and Ashok Vatika including a reception and a dining hall. Each cottage sees four rooms. The Ramgarh Bungalows provide a luxurious stay along with special assistance installing the feel of living in a palace with historical roots.
Address: 19C, Kumaon Hills, Ramgarh, Uttarakhand
Contact: +91- 5942281156
Tariff: Rs 5500 onwards
Nirvana Organic Farm, Jaipur
A quaint little atmosphere is accompanied by a peaceful sync with nature, and the Nirvana Organic Farm provides the perfect break from all the noise of the city life. It offers an affordable lifestyle, and the experience will help you connect with your roots and bring you closer to Mother Nature. The USP of the organic farm is its location, with a river flowing on one side and the beauty of a dense forest on the other. The rustic village cottages in the Organic Farm offer a traditional lifestyle along with a dedicated reading room, recreational evenings and a complete tour of the farm and its agricultural tourism.
Address: Village Tantiavas, Off Surya Vatika Crossing, Sikar Road
Contact: +91- 9829013546
Tariff: Rs 1200 onwards
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