A city so very popular for its buzzing nightlife, bars and clubs, people often fail to realize how the colourful city of Delhi has so much more to offer. Here is a list of the top ten things to do in and around the capital that will give you a high of another kind!
- Get a taste of authentic Tibetan cuisine at Majnu ka Tila:
Tantalize your tastebuds with the amazing array of Tibetan food at Majnu ka Tila. A Tibetan colony right within the bounds of the city, this place will surely steal your heart with its beautiful sceneries.
- Hear the Qawwali at Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah:
Thursdays at Hazrat Nizamuddin Dargah call for a celebration of culture and music in the form of soulful qawwalis. An evening here would surely connect you with the divine in you!
- Watch a play at National School of Drama:
For drama enthusiasts, Delhi packs a punch. The alma mater of many legendary actors, this destination gives a golden opportunity to catch a glimpse of the stars of tomorrow, and that too at dirt cheap prices!
- Witness mini Kolkata at CR park:
Catch a whiff of the capital city of West Bengal at Chittaranjan Park. Ranging from delicious Bengali cuisine to captivating Pujo festivities, this destination has it all!
- Eat langar at Bangla Saheb:
Experience the hospitality and service of the Sikh community at Bangla Saheb’s, where they provide all devotees with an absolutely delicious and absolutely free ‘langar’ meal.
- Go ghost hunting at Sanjay Van:
If adrenaline rush is what you seek, this is for you. A place notoriously famous for its ghost sightings, Sanjay Van is clearly a favourite among the supernaturals and earth bound alike!
- Eat roadside golgappas al Tilak Nagar:
Tickle your taste buds with the amazing array of street food at Tilka Nagar and you will surely not regret it!
- Pray at the St. John’s church in Mehrauli:
If peace and quiet is what you seek, this is the place for you. A setting reverberating with the silence of the divine, this shrine is an absolute must.
- Explore the Indian cultural heritage at the Craft Museum:
Tucked away on the Bhairon Road at Pragati Maidan is this marvel that exudes the vibes of the simple, rural life in the midst of the mad rush of Delhi. Visit this place to explore Kutch embroidery, precious metal jewellery and much more.
- Go bird watching at the Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary:
Sheltering over 250 species of birds, this destination is a bird lover’s delight. This place is a perfect site to enjoy a quite afternoon in the company of the wild.