Must visit places in Delhi during rains
‘Woh geeli mitti ki khushboo’- It’s that time of the year again when we Delhiites get some relief from the unforgiving ‘dilli ki garmi’. Monsoons in Delhi are no less than a celebration. Kids come out in the streets, families plan a trip to their favourite picnic spots and friends reconnect and chill at their old meeting points. This is the best time to be in Delhi and do like the Delhiites do! We have a list of must visit places in Delhi during rains and then you’ll wait for the rains next year.
1. Lodhi Garden
The first in the must visit places in Delhi during monsoon is Lodhi Garden.
The moment it begins to rain, head towards Lodhi Garden. It’s actually quite a place for couples to spend a lovely time. However, You can enjoy a small picnic with your family as well.This place is a pure bliss during the rainy season. Lush green gardens, chirping birds and let’s face it, who doesn’t want to see peacocks dance in the first rain.
Nearest metro station: JLN Stadium
Best cafe/restaurant: Lodhi Garden Restaurant
2. India Gate
The Second ln the list of must visit places in Delhi during monsoon is India Gate.
The vast, open gardens in and around India Gate become even greener during monsoons. It’s the perfect place to just hang with your friends. You can either take a walk in the rain or go for boating in the India Gate Boat Club. Also, let’s not forget the munchies – cotton candy and popcorn!
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Nearest metro Station: Central Secretariat
Best cafe/restaurant: SodaBottleOpnerWala (Khan Market)
3. Hauz Khas Village
Thirdly its Hauz Khas Village ln the list of must visit places in Delhi during monsoon season.
The main attraction to this place is during monsoons. The view of the lake looks breath taking from the fort. The place is an ‘adda’ of a lot of couples since it becomes very romantic during the rains. You can either chill at the fort or take a long romantic walk at the deer park.
Nearest metro station: Green Park
Best cafe/restaurant: Social
4. Mehrauli Archaeological Park
This place is famous for photo-walks. It’s a beautiful park with a lot of historical significance. But also this place becomes a wonderland during monsoon. Lush green park with a breath taking a view of Qutub Minar.
Nearest metro station: Qutub Minar
Best cafe/restaurant: Olive Bar and Kitchen
5. Nature’s Trail
Situated inside Shankar Vihar (army can’t), Nature’s trail is a kind of ‘a walk through the jungle’ place. The airport is so close to it, you can see the planes fly so low. The view of the runway is breath taking during the rains.
Nearest metro station: Shankar Vihar
Best cafe/restaurant: Smoke House Deli (Vasant Kunj)
Now, just hop in your car, put on some classic 50’s songs and reach out to these amazing places and make your monsoon 2017 most memorable of all!