With the fast-growing world where everyone is running behind monthly targets, or fighting with huge traffic, the weekend is something that we all look up to after spending an exhausting week, seeking some peace and relaxation. We have shortlisted 5 weekends, getaways from Mumbai, Delhi, and Kolkata so that you spend your weekend with your loved ones, away from the madness of these metropolitan cities.
This quiet and humid hill station is a treat for your eyes if you want to enjoy something soothing and calm, away from the hustle and bustle of the city. This place is surrounded by hills and greenery. The place was like a summer capital for the Britishers and the British government under the Bombay Province, and now it is one of the most visited places and absolute heaven for nature lovers who want to spend the weekend away from home amid nature. Also, you can indulge yourself in various activities such as trekking, horse riding, fishing, mountain biking, and many other things.
If you want to pamper yourself with some adventurous water sports, Kolad should be your next destination for your weekend trip. It is Maharashtra's prime place for water sports and people who love water sports should visit this. Kolad offers rafting, any time of the year and apart from all these, you can visit Bhira Dam and Kunda Caves near Kolad.
When planning a weekend getaway, Lansdowne is a must. Situated amidst the lovely pine and oak forests and a popular romantic hill station one will surely enjoy themselves. You can opt for various adventure sports such as mountaineering and a few boating experiences that are available. Bird lovers can enjoy bird-watching from the Tip and Top View Point in Lansdowne.
Situated in Rajasthan, Alwar has been a go-to destination, perfect for weekends. With majestic rivers and striking tourist spots, this place offers you a much-needed break from city life. The best way to explore Alwar is by spending the first day exploring all the fascinating heritage sites that the city has to offer and then spending the next day at the Sariska National Sanctuary and the Neemrana Fort Palace.
Chandipur is the perfect destination when you are looking for a sea retreat away from the craziness of the city. This one destination has to its credit the pure waters and silvery sands of magnificent beaches. Known for its Ebb tide, this place is quite a hit among the weekend getaways from Kolkata and you can have a peaceful weekend over here.
Bookmark all these weekend destinations that are just a few hundred kilometers from the city and are also budget-friendly!