If you have just started cycling or bored with cycling routes and are searching for cool cycling tracks in Delhi NCR, here are 23 options for you that you will love to explore:
1. India Gate:
The majestic stretch at India gate offers an ideal place to cycle. Right in the heart of New Delhi, this is a great place for early morning cyclists. If your idea is to cycle in the fresh air away from the traffic, then this place is ideal for you. You can go all the way from India Gate to Rashtrapati Bhawan while exchanging smiles with other cyclists, runners and other sports lovers.
2. Agrasen Ki Baoli:
Known as the ‘Hidden Gem’ among the cycling communities in the Delhi area. Agrasen ki Baoli – a 60 meter long and 15-meter wide historical step. Situated well on Hailey Road near CP, as a result, it is another perfect cycling location for you.
3. Bonta Park, North Campus-DU:
If your mind paints a picture of lush greenery and remoteness when you think of cycling, then this is the place to be. Situated near the North Campus, Bonta Park is frequented by enthusiastic joggers and those who want to spend quality time in nature’s lap.
4. Hotel Chanakya, Chanakya Puri:
No wonder Chanakyapuri has some of the best roads in the city. Hotel Chanakya – a well-known meeting point for cyclists. It gives you the perfect starting point if you want to pair up with a group of fellow cyclists from the city.
5. Lotus Temple:
It is well connected to all the major areas in Delhi and its interesting surroundings make it a good location to cycle. However, you would want to go there during the early morning hours or a little late in the evening due to the high traffic density in the area.
6. Qutub Minar:
Qutub Minar is one of the finest monuments in India. As a result of its well-maintained adjoining roads, it’s a fairly good location for cyclists to have quality time.
7. Murthal, Sonipat:
No wonder after a tiring cycling session all you want to do is grab satisfying munchies. Nothing can satiate that need better than especially the dhabas in Murthal. Everyone’s favourite and a traveler’s heaven of great food, Murthal has always been the favourite place for road-trippers. If you have some extra time to pedal, going to Murthal should be on your list.
8. Buddha Monastery Market:
We bet half of the people don’t even know about this peculiar Tibetan Market in Delhi near ISBT. Run by a group of affable Tibetans, this is a must visit to refresh yourself. Located on Delhi’s Outer Ring Road (NH-1), near Vidhan Sabha and ISBT Kashmiri Gate, it also gives you bunch of great roads to cycle.
9. Purana Quila:
Though traffic in and around this area can make it a little too much for you to amble, this is a must see place in Delhi. While its huge parking lot will also make sure that you get a perfect spot to park your bike without the slightest difficulty.
10. Red Fort:
Great adjoining roads and its perfect locale for candid photography makes this destination another ideal location for the cyclists in Delhi. If you live near Red Fort, then cycling all the way to this place of historical significance is a must do.
11. Humayun’s Tomb:
With its historical significance, this symbolic beauty that the Mughals have given to India should be considered in one of your cycling trips across Delhi. On one side its picturesque structure will leave you mesmerised, whereas on the other side its connectivity and smooth roads will take your cycling experience to another level.
12. Mangar Lake:
Some 15 kilometres from Gurgaon’s Sohna Road, Mangar is a perfect little place if you want to escape from the hectic city life and take a little detour to somewhere close to the city.
We all are well aware about the historical significance of Rajghat. It is well connected by great roads and with a big parking lot for cyclists. This especially makes a perfect destination for cyclists. If you go to Rajghat early morning you’ll be left startled by witnessing just how many people in Delhi love to stay fit.
14. Garden of Five Senses:
Garden of Five Senses is a place for runners, cyclists and other fitness lovers to enjoy their workouts in South Delhi. Located opposite Saket, near the Mehrauli heritage area in Delhi, this beauty has a lot to offer.
15. Safdarjung Tomb:
The area around Safdarjung Tomb provides a good place for Delhites who want to do a 50km over the weekend.
16. Jama Masjid:
A serene place with ample parking, hundreds of pigeons and good connectivity. Making Jama Masjid a must for every cyclist.
17. Lakshmi Narayan Temple:
If you want to give your leg muscles a good workout, great roads around Lakshmi Narayan temple will definitely provide you a great opportunity to pedal both uphill and down-hill.
18. Swarn Jayanti Park:
Just like Janpath, the Swarn Jayanti Park, also known as the Japanese Park gives you a perfect green space to do your morning fitness rituals. Spread over 250 acres, with its myriad recreational facilities including various jogging trails, this Park has a significant value in the daily lives of the local residents.
19. T3-IGI Airport:
Often acclaimed for its ‘‘Roads like runway’’ no other road in the entire city can beat the T3-IGI loop. Crystal landscaping, well maintained divider parks and pothole-free surface, make the T3-IGI loop a lovely ride-through at any time of the year.
20. Rohini HeliPad:
The amazing road connectivity from Madhuban Chowk, Pitampura and bare minimum traffic makes the Palam airport area, another haven for cyclists.
21. Pedalers Village:
If you want to satiate your professional cycling needs, there is no other option for you like Pedalers Park. Situated in the rugged outskirts of Gurgaon, this 3 acre facility has been designed to cater to the need of professional cycling tracks for beginners, intermediates and professional cyclists. From the Pump track with beginner, intermediate and advance loops to the dirt jumps – this place has everything, your inner cyclist desires.
22. Aravali Trails:
If going off track is your thing, then the Aravali trails are all you need. Though beginners may find many sections a little tough for them, for intermediate cyclists this is an ideal location.
23. Gurgaon-Faridabad Road:
This 24 Km stretch with its impressive twists and turns is unarguably one of the best roads for training on your cycle in Delhi-NCR. Moreover, its number of uphill and downhill sections will enthral you and challenge you at every moment. Most sections of the road have forested areas alongside it, which keeps you close to nature.
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