Gurgaon, officially named Gurugram, is a city located in the northern Indian state of Haryana. It is situated near the Delhi-Haryana border, about 30 kilometres southwest of the national capital New Delhi and 268 km south of Chandigarh, the state capital. It is one of the major satellite cities of Delhi and is part of the National Capital Region of India.
Not long ago a sleepy suburb of Delhi, Gurgaon now boasts over a million inhabitants, slick office complexes housing companies ranging from Accenture to Xerox, and more shopping malls per square mile than anywhere else in India. The city is a glimpse into the future of India. Skyscrapers dominate the skyline, high end shopping is readily available, restaurants of all types and a brand new metro system.
It's easy to get lost amongst the most interesting places to visit in Gurgaon, blame it on the cultural diversity of the place. This is exactly why this curated list of places is your cheat-sheet when visiting Gurgaon. Streets lined with countless breweries, restaurants, cafes, malls and resorts, the entertainment capital of Delhi and Haryana has a lot to offer, no matter where your interests lie. If you're a nature lover, make for the Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary. If you wish to explore the rich Indian traditions and heritage, the Museum of Folk and Tribal Arts is your best bet. Dreaming of aqua sports? Head to SkyJumper for a memorable outing. Regardless of your calling, Gurgaon knows just how to keep you hooked.