gurgaon Travel Guide

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Welcome to Gurgaon

Gurgaon,National Capital Region of India 

Introduction 
Gurgaon is the leading industrial and financial center which is situated in the state of Haryana. It is the second largest city of Haryana and is also the part of the National Capital Region. It has become the city with the third highest per capita income in India, thanks to rapidly increasing urbanization. Gurgaon is the most popular metropolitan cities of India which has emerged as one of the most prominent outsourcing and off shoring centres in the world. It has also become a major centre of telecom companies, prominent among which are Bharti Airtel, Nokia, Motorola, Alcatel Lucent, Ericsson. Gurgaon's economic growth story started with the leading Indian automobile manufacturer Maruti Suzuki India Limited setting up a manufacturing plant in Gurgaon in 1970s. At Present, Gurgaon is home to about 250 Fortune 500 companies. It has also become a hub of private real estate Companies like DLF, Tata Housing, Unitech Group, Ansals, etc. constructed their offices in Gurgaon and then leased them to other real estate companies.

Accomodation
The tourists can have various options for stay in the city of Gurgaon. Several Budget hotels and guest houses are available at affordable cost. Some of the most popular Gurgaon hotels are Central Blue Hotel, Manyaa Hotel, Haut Monde Hotel, Hotel Justa etc. Apart from these, there are a number of low budget hotels also for accommodation. Still other options for staying include Guest houses. Anywhere you stay in Gurgaon, you will always feel at home.

Shopping 

DLF Phase 1
DLF Phase 1 is one of the most famous shopping mall in Gurgaon. It is the best place for shopping lovers. This market is mainly retail market to buying cloths for all of very good quality and branded items at very reasonable prices. There are also many restaurants, cafes, bakeries and street food corners in this shopping Market.

Sector 14 Market
Sector 14 market is one of the most famous shopping destination in Gurgaon. The market is fully packed with food joints, retail outlets, ATMs, and branded stores. Everyone would find there all the daily lifestyle items which they expect from an ideal shopping market. Everyone can buy gold jewellery, mobiles, gifts, garments, books, electronics and others items at good price in this Shopping Market.

Sadar Bazar
Sadar Bazar is the most famous shopping place in the Gurgaon. It is the mainly busiest, oldest, and the main market of Gurgaon. The best thing about this market is that, it is very cheaper than any other shopping area of entire Gurgaon. Here almost all the items sells at very cheap price with maximum varieties. It is also the best place for diamond jewellery as well as gold and silver jewellery lovers. There are number of old and new jewellery shops in a row with verities of old and latest fashion jewellery.

Places To Visit 

Leisure Valley
Leisure Valley is one of the most famous tourist place in Gurgaon. It spreads over an area of 25 arces. It is the best place for the nature lovers. The major attractions of this valley are musical fountains, rides, restaurants, jogging track and garden. At night, the fountains are illuminated and water flows out in the rhythm of latest songs.

Kingdom of Dreams
Kingdoms of Dreams is one of the major tourist attraction in Gurgaon. It is one of the first live entertainment and leisure destinations in India. It spreads over an area of 24,281.13 square meters and is under the administrative control of Great India Nautanki Company, which is a joint venture of Wizcraft and Apra group. It is designed like a Traditional Indian Palace and Nautanki Mahal is the main attraction of this place.

Damdama Lake
Damdama Lake is one of the most popular picnic spot which is situated 20 kms south from Gurgaon. It is one of the biggest lake which is located near the Aravalli Hills. Tourists visiting this Place can indulge in boating, hot air ballooning, parasailing, kayaking and fishing. The lake is home to around 190 species of birds, including water fowl, terns, egrets and kingfisher.

Shri Mata Sheetla Devi Temple
Shri Mata Sheetla Devi Temple is one of the most famous Hindu Temple which is located in Gurgaon. It is also Popularly known as ‘Shakti Peeth’. The temple is dedicated to goddess Mata Sheetla Devi and is made up of gold Polished metal. There a hundreds of thousands of devotees come here everyday from from far and wide to get the blessings of Goddess Mata Sheetla Devi.

Fun n Food Village
Fun and food village is one of the best amusement and water parks which is located on the Old Delhi-Gurgaon highway. The park spreads over an area of 10 arces. The Fun and food village is a awesome place to spend memorable moments with friends and family. Enjoy your day with a great variety of water slides, games and rides that are available for people of all age groups. It is not just an amusement park but also has many markets within its vicinity to give you an ultimate traditional shopping experience.

Area 282.7 km²
Population 876824
Language Hindi, English
Pin Code 122001

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