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9 Road Trip Getaways Approx. 4 Hrs Away From Delhi To Take On For Major ZNMD Feels

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If all you wanna do in life right now is to pack your bags and hit the road with your most favourite people in the world, and all you need is a list of the best places you can go to, we’ve got that list right here. So don’t let your friends make any excuses this time, because we can assure you that you’ll make a ton of priceless memories and see some places you won’t ever forget, and get some major ZNMD feels! Once things get better, you can head over to these beautiful places for a wonderful weekend, bonding over good times with your gang!

1. Alila Fort, Bishangarh

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With 59 suites and 22 different layouts, Alila has something for every mood of yours, including a magical spa (in the dungeons!) that’ll work when nothing else does! The grand windows in the suites offer gorgeous views of the countryside, taking advantage of its spectacular location - atop a granite hill, with vast expanses of greenery and beautiful views of the sky. This magical fort in the middle of the Aravallis is the perfect weekend getaway and is everything you’re looking for!

Where | Alila Fort - Off NH-8 At Manoharpur, Bishangarh, Rajasthan
Distance | 223 Kms (4 Hrs By Road)
Call Them | +91 1422 276 500
Here’s Their Website | https://www.alilahotels.com/fortbishangarh#top
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/AlilaFortBishangarh/

2. ITC Mughal, Agra

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One of the finest five-star hotels in the country, ITC Mughal in Agra finely expresses the unbridled luxury of a royal getaway, standing in a city of rich royal heritage, in close proximity to the Taj Mahal. If you’re looking for a luxurious, royal refuge, where you can experience every moment to its fullest, feeling like the king/queen of the world, then this is the place to be! For all born-to-be-royals out there, do not miss out on this experience in one of India’s most visited cities!

Where | ITC Mughal - Taj Ganj, Agra
Distance | 242.8 Kms (3 Hrs And 34 Mins By Road)
Call Them | +91 5624 021 700
Here’s Their Website | https://www.itchotels.in/hotels/agra/itcmughal.html
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/ITCMughalAgra/

3. Neemrana Fort Palace, Delhi-Jaipur Highway

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This is perhaps the first getaway that Delhiwalas think about whenever there’s a long weekend coming around. Experience living in a royal heritage palace, while having uber-luxurious amenities at your fingertips. No wonder Delhiites love this place. Not too far too, it lies at a comfortable distance and is perfect for that long-awaited getaway with your closest friends.

Where | Neemrana Fort Palace- Delhi-Jaipur Highway, 122nd Milestone, Neemrana Fort Road
Distance | 129 Km (2 Hours 41 Mins By Road)
Call Them | +91 1494 672 800
Here’s Their Website | https://www.neemranahotels.com/fort-palace-neemrana/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/NeemranaHotels/

4. JW Marriott Hotel, Chandigarh

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Situated in Chandigarh’s most happening district, Sector 17, the hotel personifies style and elegance at its finest! Their rooms are not just luxurious, but extremely warm and comfortable - the kind of quality we all look for in a road trip getaway. Spend a few days chilling away with the fam in their comfy beds and rooftop pool, and hogging away in their fine-dining restaurants. Plus, you’ll have an expansive lawn at your disposal, for making the best of sunset views - what better place to enjoy a few days away from the rest of the world than this glorious hotel?!

Where | JW Marriott Hotel - Plot No 6, Sector 35B, Dakshin Marg, Chandigarh
Distance | 242.3 Kms (3 Hrs And 56 Mins By Road)
Call Them | +91 1724 555 555
Here’s Their Website | https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/IXCJW-jw-marriott-hotel-chandigarh/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/jwmarriotthotelchandigarh/

5. The Baradari Palace, Patiala

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Since we Indians are super filmy and super serious about the films we love, there’s no way we couldn’t have included this heavenly palace in the middle of Patiala - the palace where Phillauri was shot! That’s reason enough to visit RN, no questions asked! But if you still want more reasons to go and enjoy yourself in this sprawling garden palace, we’d ask you to go check out their gorgeous interiors. This architectural marvel oozes vibes of historical and royal magnificence, making it THE place to head to for a culturally rich, warm and happy trip! 

Where | The Baradari Palace - Rajinder Kothi, Baradari Gardens, Patiala
Distance | 253.4 Kms (4 Hrs 21 Mins By Road)
Call Them | +91 1244 666 166
Here’s Their Website | https://www.neemranahotels.com/the-baradari-palace-patiala-punjab/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/NeemranaHotels/

6. Hill Fort, Kesroli

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Another gem restored by the Neemrana Hotels, this is one of our favourites, thanks to its charming architecture hailing from the 14th century, and the utter beauty (we are too speechless for words here) of its expansive landscape, arched verandahs and majestic turrets.
There’s nothing ordinary about this unbelievably charming fort, which has a rich history and a luxurious present! Do not miss this experience out - it’s got to be in your best travel memories - there’s just NO other way!

Where | Hill Fort, Kesroli - Near M.I.A Post Office-Bahala, District Alwar, Kesroli
Distance | 174.9 Kms (3 Hrs 22 Mins By Road)
Call Them | +91 9829 499 901 & +91 9587 885 005
Here’s Their Website | https://www.neemranahotels.com/hill-fort-kesroli-alwar-rajasthan/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/NeemranaHotels/

7. Laxmi Vilas Palace, Bharatpur

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Close to the Bharatpur Bird Sanctuary, the Laxmi Vilas Palace in Bharatpur speaks of the kingdom’s rich and powerful history, having been witness to royal weddings, courts, hunting trips and all things royalty. And we can definitely feel that vibe when we enter the palace - the chandeliers, the elegance, the classic interiors - right down to the flooring and the wallpaper, all speak of a bygone era, making it feel like nothing less than a palace even today!

Where | Laxmi Vilas Palace, Bharatpur - Old Agra Achhnera Road, Kakaji Ki Kothi, Bharatpur
Distance | 221.8 Kms (3 Hrs 58 Mins By Road)
Call Them | +91 5644 223 523
Here’s Their Website | http://www.laxmivilas.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/laxmivilas/

8. Gateway Resort Damdama

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Now, this is a name we’re all familiar with, The Gateway Resort near Damdama Lake in Gurgaon is more like a nature-inspired sanctuary. Yet, this 5 Star resort is much more than a peaceful getaway. It’s a fun place to go with your friends, for it has many recreational facilities and activities for people of all ages. Other than the A1 location between the Aravalli Hills and the Damdama Lake, the Gateway Resort has a spa, extreme adventure sports facilities, and a mini-golf facility as well. They also have a pool that is not functional due to the govt. advisory for now, but would be open as soon as it’s safe! 

Where | The Gateway Resort Damdama Lake- PO Damdama, Off, Sohna - Gurgaon Road, Gurugram
Distance | 60 Km (1 Hour 45 Mins By Road)
Call Them | +91 124 267 7200
Here’s Their Website | https://bit.ly/3xrIQQ7 
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/TheGatewayHotel 

9. Mudfort Kuchesar

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A heritage hotel located in Kuchesar, Uttar Pradesh, The Mud Fort is a mid-18th-century fort that has been excellently preserved and transformed into one of the most exotic heritage hotels in India. You can head over with your friends, on a mere 2-hour drive, and enjoy the gardens and the grounds for a jolly picnic. Enjoy the world of luxury, and relive the glories of the past in this fascinating experience! 

Where | The Mud Fort- Village Kuchesar Fort, Kuchesar, Uttar Pradesh
Distance | 110 Kms ( 2 Hours 10 Mins By Road)
Call Them | +91 9871 587 150
Here’s Their Website | https://www.mudfortkuchesar.com/
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/The-Mudfort-Kuchesar-159624384688559/

So, let your gang know about these breathtaking locations and add ‘em to your must-visit list! 

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