Just because you are solo, doesn’t mean you have to be Alone! What’s up Gurgaon brings to you a guide for Single Woman Traveller to explore the beautiful, exciting, and safest places to let your hair down. Join us and learn how to travel all by yourself!!!
Morning Kick start
So what could be a better way than to start your day with a power pack exercise or serene walk??? Guess nothing!! So get out of bed, and go into the laps of nature that Gurgaon has to offer. You can head to the Aravalli Biodiversity park in sector 24; Tau Devi Lal Biodiversity Botanical Garden in Sector 52 and Leisure Valley Park in Sector 29.
Now that you have kick started your day its time to have king size breakfast and indulge into scrumptious breakfast. You can head to Roots Café in the Park, offering delicious breakfast in laps of nature. However if you feel like having some continental and multi cuisine delicacies then you can head to either Flip bistro, Getafix for a healthy fill, Paul’s Bakery that serves the best Eggs Benedict or Café Delhi Heights offering American, Italian, European, continental and Lebanese breakfast.
And this is not it, if you are “fir bhi dil hai Hindustani types” and crave for spicy wholesome humble Indian paranthas and chole bhaturas then you don’t have to be disappointed coz, there is Bikanerwala to come as you saviour and offer Indian breakfast.
Shopping therapy is the best therapy, and I guess all girls would agree to it. Gurgaon has a wide variety of shopping options to suits the needs and pocket of all. So if you are up for street shopping then you can probably head to Export bazaar in sector 14 offering various apparels and accessories at a pocket friendly price or you can head to DLF Phase I market for delicious street food and high street fashion. The things are available at an affordable price and rest depends on your bargaining ability. If you’re looking to find everything under one roof, Galleria Market is the place… from eateries and shopping to the famous Bahrisons which houses Blue Tokai Coffee Roasters, it’s got it all!
However if you feel that street shopping is not your cup of tea, then you can head to various sophisticated malls for branded shops and restaurants. One of the most renowned malls in Gurgaon is the Ambience Mall, which is a hub of branded stores, restaurants and entertainment options. You can find stores like Zara, Mango, H n M and Vero Moda there and indulge in food offered by multi cuisine restaurants. It is also has a bowling alley & gaming centre Smaaash and kids sections called Fun City having video games and I-skate offering ice skating options.
Besides ambience mall there are several malls on MG road where you can go, like MGF Metropolitan Mall, Gurgaon central mall etc.
Now if you are through with you shopping spree and want to experience something new and entertaining then you can head to kingdom of dreams. Kingdom of Dreams is the ultimate entertainment & leisure destination, spread over acres of land. You can either go to Culture Gully which consists of elaborate culture; arts, crafts and food, or you can head to Nautanki Mahal showcasing an extravagant cinematic and theatrical musical. Kingdom of dreams is a destination in itself capturing the imagination of the world. So go and enjoy the most novel tourist destination: Kingdom of Dreams.
Shopping, entertainment, travel can a lot of fun but a doom your feet. So if you get tired in your city explore and looking for a relaxing option, then Gurgaon has a lot of rejuvenating spas to reinvigorate you and refresh your mind body and soul.
You can head to Aroma Thai Spa in Ambience mall, Tattva Spa at Cultural Gully, Kingdom of Dreams; Blue terra spa in sector-29, and many more. You can check more spa options in Gurgaon
Commuting and Stay
With the introduction of women safety stringent checks on safety of women, Gurgaon police is ensuring that single women travellers face no harassment. Stay at We OYO which is a women only guest house. Located at South City-1, Gurugram (Gurgaon).
Great food can always make up for a long tiring day. And with so much exploring, one definitely needs a good lunch to regain the lost calories and energy, so there are various restaurants where you can go and binge into delightful delicacies.
With Cyber Hub, Crosspoint Mall and Two Horizon Centre housing some of the top notch dining places, You don’t need a guide….. you can’t go wrong… they are the safest! You can head to restaurants like, Pirates of Grill, The Wine Company, Punjab grill, Made in Punjab, Barbeque Nations for north Indian kebabs or you can head to Nando’s, Zinos, Chili’s for international delicacies. For more information on lunch restaurants you can … Click here!!
If you tired and bored of city hustle bustle and want to enjoy a peaceful sunset then you can head to Leisure Valley Park at Gurgaon. It a good break from the concrete jungle and is very comforting. It is a huge refreshing park right in middle of Gurgaon and has a musical fountain. In the evening you can find people of playing or enjoying a walk with their kids.
So ladies, this was the entertainment options for day put. But what about late night birds? Well the party lovers need not worry, as Gurgaon has a lot of pubs and discs and some of them even have ladies night which is party dedicated specially to ladies. For music and dance you can head to Strikers Pub and Brewery, Club Rhino, Vapour, Raasta or Town Hall. All these destinations offer Ladies Night too! Or if just want to chill out with friends on drinks then you can head to Beer café, Soi 7, Wine Company or Olly.