Pristine Destinations For A Good Friday Long Weekend Trip From Delhi

Long weekends are a blessing. No one can deny that, especially those who work full-time. It is the best time to take a step back, relax and enjoy the little things in life that go unnoticed on a daily basis. Long weekends usually are a bliss for those living in Delhi, as the place has a plethora of destinations perfect for a getaway from the daily hustle and bustle. Delhi has a myriad of places around it, like Tirthan Valley, Kasol, Manali and more which offer a peaceful and tranquil atmosphere, perfect for a serene experience. In this blog, we’ll be getting a glimpse into the destinations, out of which one can be your next one for the perfect Good Friday Long Weekend Trip From Delhi. 

List of places where you can plan your Good Friday Long Weekend Trips

1. Bir-Billing

good friday long weekend trips

Do adventure and adrenaline drive you?  If yes, then Bir Billing (highest paragliding location in India) is your destination then. Witness the beauty of Dhauladhars and the valley beneath from the top of the world. Fly high above Bir and experience the rush of paragliding.

2. Chopta-Tungnath

chopta tunganath weekend trip

Want to take your weekend to greater heights? Well, if your answer is yes, then you’re in for an adventure like never before in the lush greenery of Chopta Tungnath. A small village in Uttarakhand, the region is renowned for its trekking routes which for a trekking experience, perfect for all kinds of trekkers, whether a newbie or a seasoned trekker. 

If not trekking, then you can also traverse the region to immerse yourself in the beauty of the region, which for sure will leave you mesmerised. You can also visit the Tungnath Temple to seek the divine blessings and to dive deep into the history and significance of the temple, making the region a perfect spot for a weekend getaway. 

3. Manali-Solang

Manali Solang Weekend Trip

One of India’s and Himachal’s top destination, Manali can be explored quite properly on a long weekend. Hike till the Jogini falls, explore the town of new Manali and chill in the cafes of Old Manali. Solang, known for its winter activities, is also a good location to explore!

4. Kasol Kheerganga

Kasol Kheerganga Trip

Want to take a break from everything and just RELAX? Well, step in to the abode of Parvati Valley and experience life in a completely different way. Explore the villages of the valley like Chalal and trek to Kheerganga, a beginner’s trek!

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5. Mcleodganj 

bir mcleodganj weekend trip

Come to Mcleodganj and Dharamshala to see a different side of Himachal Pradesh. Witness the best of both worlds- experience the Tibetan culture and the Pahadi culture of Himachal. Go cafe hopping in Mcleodganj and try various Tibetan dishes. Hike till the Bhagsu Nag waterfall and Bhagsu Temple. And if you’re interested, explore the villages of Stobari and Barnet.

6. Tirthan valley

Tirthan Valley Weekend Trip

Known as Himachal’s best kept secret, Tirthan valley is a different world in itself. Part of the Great Himalayan National Park, the valley is blessed with various waterfalls and shorts hikes to Chhoie waterfall and Serolsar Lake. Be ready to be mesmerised by the views from Jalori Pass. You can also go river rafting on the Tirthan river!

7. Srinagar 

Billing Weekend Trip

An unusual choice for a weekend getaway, but Srinagar is one of the best and one of the most beautiful places for a weekend getaway from Delhi. The city is abode to a myriad of natural marvels like serene lakes, snow-capped mountains, and vibrant gardens. When in Srinagar, one can take a Shikara ride on the serene Dal lake, along with shopping in the markets of Srinagar. 

The Mughal Gardens are another popular attraction which one must explore when on a weekend getaway in Srinagar. The city is also a haven of rich culture and history, as it has been a centre for arts and literature for centuries and still continues to be so. You can also explore the old city of Srinagar on foot and also visit the Jama Masjid. 

If adventure is your thing, then you can also take part in one of the many activities that the city hosts. You can go trekking on the majestic mountains, or enjoy water sports on the Dal Lake. Besides these, you can also take a pony ride to explore the region in a unique way.

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With this, we come to the end of the list of the best places to visit during the Good Friday Long Weekend. So without further ado, pack your bags and start your weekend adventures. 

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