The Sun is starting to smile a little bit and the foggy days are clearing up! Winters are going to be over soon and the spring season is setting in. With such weather, don’t you wish sitting in a lush green lawn and yourself to your favourite food and drinks? A, what bliss! We foraged for the best picnic spots right here in Delhi-NCR that are so gorgeous that you would want to pack a meal and head over there right away!
1. Lodhi Gardens
A very famous and popular choice for many Delhiites, Lodhi Gardens is the perfect blend of nature, art, and architecture. Nestled between the posh areas of Khan Market and Safdarjung Tomb, Lodhi Gardens has majestic tombs and historical ruins if you are a fan of history and a vast lawn if you want to relax and read a book or just spend some quality time with your family.
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Where: Lodhi Road, Lodhi Estate, New Delhi,
2. Botanix Nature Resort
What more is to say except that it is everything you would have imagined to have on a picnic. At this beautiful resort, there are many adventure activities you can indulge in or just take a stroll across the acres of natural beauty. It makes for the perfect day out for a picnic with your entire family.
IWhere: Damdama Village, Gurgaon
3. Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary
Located 40 kilometers away from the heart of Delhi, Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary is a haven for those who want to get away from the hustle bustle of the city life. You can take part in some bird watching or just spend time with your near and dear ones by playing light-hearted games while eating on yummy home-cooked food.
IWhere: Gurgaon Farukh Nagar Road, Sultanpur, Gurgaon
4. Deer Park
Any person who is even slightly familiar to Delhi would know or would have heard about the Deer Park. With a beautiful lake and flourishing fauna, it is the ideal picnic spot if you do not want to drive too far from the city. The plus point is, there are joints near the park so you can pack some mouth-watering dishes and have it here. We know where we are going this weekend!
IWhere: Hauz Khas Village, New Delhi
6. Damdama Lake
Another major attraction around Delhi and very popular, Damdama Lake is a quintessential spot is you are planning your next picnic trip. It is loved by one and all and is surrounded by quaint and serene beauty. Besides trying out adventure activities like rock climbing, parasailing, boating etc, you can also set up a cutesy picnic camp and relax! *Dreaming of our weekend out to Damdama already*
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Where: Gurgaon-Alwar Road
7. Butterfly Park
Inaugurated in 2018, the Butterfly Park is a part if the known Tau Devilal Biodiversity Park. With an area spread across 19 acres of land, the park houses 27 species of butterflies including some rare species like the mottled emigrant, small gross-yellow, peacock pansy, and much more. It is the perfect spot for a picnic with your tiny tots and family as they get to be in the midst of nature and some really pretty butterflies!
Where: Sector 52A, Gurgaon
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We have our picnic baskets ready. Are yours?