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Get on a Hoho bus and take in the sights and sounds of New (and old) Delhi as it travels through more than 19 sightseeing spots. Choose from the Red Route or the Green Route, or buy a combined two-day pass for US$16.
The National Museum in Janpath houses rare collections dating back to the ancient Indus Valley Civilization. From miniature paintings to rare manuscripts, it is a treasure trove worth exploring. End the day with some street shopping at Janpath.
Soak in an aromatic rose petal bath or indulge in a relaxing back rub at the award winning Amatrra Spa, with treatments starting from US$35.
Learn to cook a three-course Indian meal with Delhi Food Tours (delhifoodtours.com/mums-kitchen). Try your hand at making classic North Indian dishes – from snacky pakora (vegetable fritters) to filling biryani – and eat them for lunch.
Kitschy fun rules at the Kingdom of Dreams (kingdomofdreams.in) entertainment park. Spend the day eating and shopping, then purchase tickets to the must-do finale – a viewing of Zangoora or Jhumroo, Bollywood-style live musicals.
Escape the noise and dust of Delhi with a weekend getaway at the beautiful heritage property of Neemrana Fort Palace Hotel (fort-palace.neemranahotels.com), less than two hours’ drive away. This restored 15th century palace is worth a visit for its stunning architecture and rich history.