There’s no doubt about it – Delhi is unlike any other city in the world. And no matter how high the temperatures rise, it’ll keep giving you brand new reasons to fall in love with it all over again. If you’re thinking about how to explore the best of Delhi without breaking a sweat, here are 4 unbeatable ways to get you started:
Embrace the city’s artistic side
The artistic circuit in Delhi has grown magnificently over the past few years. From grand museums to local galleries, there’s something to satiate every art palate. Exploring Delhi through its art is not only a great way to peak into its rich culture and history but also beat the heat while at it. You’re likely to find local art shops and galleries all around town. However, there are a few that have successfully stood the test of time and still stand tall as popular favourites. You must visit National Gallery of Modern Art, Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, Dhoomimal Gallery and Delhi Art Gallery.
Being one of the best luxury hotels in Delhi, The LaLiT New Delhi is the only hotel in the city that boasts of an art gallery. Art Junction at The LaLiT New Delhi is home to a quaint café that displays the works of over 5000 artists, including both established as well as upcoming ones. Curated by Naresh Kapuria, Art Junction displays varied artworks, from charcoal, watercolor and oil paintings to photographs, installations and sculptures.
Catch a theatrical marvel
Theatre is more than simply being a form of entertainment; it is an insight into the minds of the society being depicted. Delhi has always been a front-runner in the Indian theatre circuit, being home to some of the finest performers in the county. On any given day, you can spot a stage play, exhibition or independent movie screening that you’re bound to enjoy. Great events are lined all throughout the week. Catch the best of local and national theatre at India Habitat Centre, Sri Ram Centre for Performing Arts, Kamani Auditorium, Akshara Theatre and India International Centre among others.
A date with your favourite book
Nothing quite beats the feeling of sitting in the company of good literature, sipping a chilled glass of cold coffee and reading your favourite book. If you’re visiting with a partner who enjoys reading as much as you, make it a date and spend your evening at a cosy book café. Names such as Cha Bar and Café Turtle are popular among locals and tourists alike.
Pamper yourself to a spa-day
Peak summer heat may not only take a toll on your physical wellbeing but also your mental health. Pamper yourself to a day at the spa and release the stress from your mind and body. Rejuve – The Spa at The LaLiT New Delhi is popular around the city for its special personalized therapies. The luxurious spa in CP Delhi offers treatments that are exclusively designed to de-stress your mind and rejuvenate your body. Take your pick from a variety of relaxing facials, scrubs, wraps, body treatment and massages.
The heat shouldn’t deter your from exploring everything that Delhi has to offer.
Book your stay at The LaLiT New Delhi to enjoy the combined advantage of ideal location, luxurious accommodation and easy accessibility to the entire city.