The best of outing places in Delhi include cinema halls, pubs, hotels, malls, garden and park open on all weekends. You have all the options to make it a memorable experience.
Nehru Park is the best park for picnics, jogging and cultural events. It is spread over an area of 85 acres and is nicely landscaped. It is one of the best places to hangout for all age groups, especially during sunny winters. On Sunday mornings world-famous musicians perform for 2 hours. The health lovers can also enjoy the swimming pool and free yoga classes.
Location: Chanakyapuri, New Delhi
Entry fee: Free
Timing: 5:00AM to9:00PM
Do you love nature? If yes then go Deerpark. It is also known as ‘Lungs of Delhi” because of the fresh air that the mini forest provides. This park is one of the most famous and biggest parks of Delhi. Animals like deer, rabbits, ducks and peacocks can be seen here.
It has ample space for picnics and sports, a jogging track with basic instruments for exercising. As the name suggests, the park has numerous deer that roam freely. It is divided into sections: the Hauz Khas art market, the fountain, picnic spots, the duck park, the rabbit and deer fields, and the old, Mughal-era monuments.
Location: Hauz Khas, New Delhi
Entry fee: Free
Timing: 5 am to 8 pm (summer) and 5.30am to 7 pm (winter)
Garden of five Sense
The twenty-acre site, located at Said-Ul-Azaib village, close to the Mehrauli heritage area in New Delhi. It is developed by Delhi Tourism Transportation Development Corporation. The Garden was inaugurated in February 2003.
Soaring stainless-steel birds mounted on slate-clad pillars welcome you into the park. Almost two hundred varieties of plants are introduced. The garden was established with the aim of stimulating our five senses with the beauty of the Serenity and the attractions around the garden. The garden houses Khas Bagh, flower shows, fountains, water cascades, food court, shopping centre, different sculptures etc, within it to attract thousands of tourist it is a space with a variety of activities, inviting public interaction and exploration.
Location: Saket, New Delhi
Entry Fee: For adults: Rs.30, for children up to 12 years: Rs.10 and for senior citizens: Rs.10.
Timing: it will be open on all days from 09:00 am to 07:00 pm and in winter it will be open from 09:00 am to 06:00 pm.
Mughal Garden is one of the most famous historical gardens in Delhi. It is located inside the Rashtrapati Bhawan Complex. Designed by Sir Edwin Lutyens in the year 1917 for Lady Harding, the gardens cover a vast area of 13 acres and is a combination of Mughal architecture with that of British style. Mughal Garden is famous for the wide variety of flowers, some of which are rare and extinct.
The entire complex is a combination of Circular, Spiritual, Bonsai, Herbal, Tactile and Musical Gardens. The complex houses four water tanks, with sparkling water fountains coming out of lotus bases made of red sandstone.
Location: Rashtrapati Bhawan, New Delhi
Entry Fee: Free, it is open only in Feb Month.
Timing: From 09:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Swarn Jayanti Park, popular known as Japanese Park This green park is maintained by Delhi Development Authority (DDA). It is one of the biggest gardens in Delhi. This park alone houses five lakes within its boundary.
Japanese park is ideal to visit in the evening or early in the morning to enjoy the sunrise and enchanting setting The Japanese Park is one of the most sought-after picnic locations in Delhi. Boating facilities are also available here.
Location: Sector 11, Rohini, Delhi
Entry Fee: Free
Timing: From 09:30 AM – 7:00 PM
Shri Ram Centre for Art & Culture
Delhi has long been a cultural centre attracting the best of painters, musicians and dancers. It has a rich and flourishing theatre culture. It is quite ever the cultural capital of the country. Are you theatre lover? You must go to Shri Ram Centre for Performing Arts, it is the best theatre in Delhi.
Shri Ram Centre for Performing Arts originally known as the Indian National Theatre in 1950. Today it is an independent cultural society committed to promoting arts & culture. It is also nurturing talents in the field of performing arts.
Location: Mandi House, Delhi
The Nearest Metro Station: Mandi House
Adventure Island is a popular choice for hanging out on the weekends. It is spread across more than 60 acres. There is an artificial lake which acts as a divider for the park and metro walk mall.
The park offers you a whole combination of food, entertainment, and fun. The park is far-famed for thrilling rides like Twister, Flip Out and Sidewinder.
Location: Sector 10, Rohini, New Delhi
Entry fee: For kids, the tickets are priced at Rs.550 for weekdays and Rs.600 for weekends. For a senior citizen, tickets are 350 (both weekdays and weekends). For adults, tickets cost Rs.650 for weekdays and Rs.700 for weekends.
Timing: 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
The nearest metro station: Rithala
The National Zoological Park
The National Zoological Park or commonly known as Delhi Zoo. The zoo not only provides a home for endangered species but also helps them to breed in captivity. The official name as the National Zoological Park was given to the zoo in 1982.
At the Zoological Park, birds and animals live in an environment that in many ways resemble their natural habitat. You can explore it with the help of a battery operated vehicle that can be arranged on rent at the zoo.
Location: Sundar Nagar, New Delhi,
Entry Fee: Adults: Rs.40, child between 3 and 5 feet: Rs.20, senior citizens: Rs.20.
For foreign nationals- adults: Rs.200 and for children: Rs.100.
Timing: From 9:00 AM to 4:30PM
Select City Walk Mall
Select City Walk is one of the most well-known malls in Delhi. Here, you will find all sorts of fashion brands. The mall flaunts it’s very own City Square food court with a large variety of choices. If you’re not really in the mood to buy and simply wish to sit back out, there is ample open space with gardens and fountains where some attention-grabbing exterior activities like music shows.
Location: Saket, New Delhi
Timing: 10 am to 11 pm
The Nearest Metro Station: Malviya Nagar
Ambience Mall is very well planned and houses all national and international from high street brands to small brands, this mall has everything.
The third floor of the mall is a dedicated space for food and dining. They have restaurants like Chili’s, Punjabi by Nature, Kylin Skybar and their very own food court. There is an entertainment area with a variety of fun games and rides for your kids.
Location: Vasant Kunj, New Delhi
Timing:strong> 10 am to 11 pm