Noida, also known as the new Okhla, is famous as a satellite city of Delhi, located in Uttar Pradesh. Part of the National Capital Region (NCR), the city was ranked 1st in the “Best City Awards” and is one of the greenest cities in the country. Noida is a commercial hotspot as well as the IT hub of northern India. The city is known for its nightlife, beautiful architecture, art galleries, etc.
Noida is one of the largest townships in Asia based on industrialisation. The ease of living, the ample job opportunities, the lifestyle, the flourishing entertainment industry, everything attracts people to live in here. Noida is one of the largest hubs for tech startups and foreign investments in the country and has many more growth aspects in terms of infrastructure, quality of life, and recreational activities.
BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN NOIDA
What is special about Noida?
1. Worlds of Wonder
One of the best ways to spend time in Noida, the Worlds of Wonder, gives you an adrenaline rush in almost every ride it has to offer. Featuring over 20 rides, a go-kart track, and a water park, the Worlds of Wonder will keep you entertained all day long.
Suitable for kids and adults alike, the amusement park offers many exciting, safe, yet thrilling rides. Worlds of Wonder is a perfect spot for family trips and vacations.
Entry Time: 10:30 AM to 7:00 PM
Entry Fees: Rs. 749 (adults) on weekdays. Separate fees for the water-park and go-kart track.
2. Okhla Bird Sanctuary
The 3.5 sq. km bird sanctuary is nourished by the River Yamuna and attracts many migrating birds worldwide. It houses about 300 different species of birds that are hydrophilic throughout the year.
Okhla Bird sanctuary is also famous as the Shahid Chandra Shekhar Asad bird Sanctuary. The famous visitors in the bird species include the Sarus Crance, Finn’s weaver, Baikal Teal, etc. This is one of the best places for people who love nature, birds and photographers.
Entry Timing: 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Entry Fee: RS. 30/- (Indians), Rs. 350/- (Foreigners)
International Society of Krishna Consciousness, shortly known as ISKCON, is one of the most famous Temple here. It has transformed into an international tourist spot over the years. The seven-storey Temple is an architectural wonder and has a 60 ft tall spiral on top. Many devotees and travellers reach the Temple in search of tranquillity and spirituality every year.
Entry Timing: 4:30 AM to 10 PM
Entry Fees: Free
HOW TO REACH NOIDA?
Noida is not connected directly to airports and railways. Interested travellers have to use these means to reach Delhi, and direct cabs, metro and other modes of transportation will be available to reach here.
International Airport: Indira Gandhi International Airport (New Delhi): 34.3 km
Nearest Railway Station
Ghaziabad Junction Railway Station (Delhi): 21.8 km
Anand Vihar Terminal Railway Station (Delhi): 24 km
What is the best time to visit Noida?
BEST TIME TO VISIT NOIDA
The best season to visit Noida is in the winter season.
October-March is the ideal time of the year to visit Noida as the days are cold and pleasant and can give you maximum sightseeing time for your visits. But, the nights may get a bit colder.
Temperature: 8 degree celsius – 33 degree Celsius
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