Noida and Ghaziabad are without a doubt one of the most rapidly developing cities in the country. Because of the scaling infrastructure and steadily growing corporate hubs, both cities are also attracting a lot of travelers from various corners of the country. These travelers are often on the lookout to visit tourist attractions in the city after finishing up their work. However, even most people residing in Noida and Ghaziabad will fail to tell you what are some of the biggest tourist attractions in the two cities.
If you are one of those people who are on the lookout for such tourist attractions, then read on as we at What’s Up Noida are listing down 7 of these places for you.
It might be newly built but without a doubt, the DLF Mall of India is the biggest attraction in the city of Noida right now. The mall is the largest in the continent of Asia and is spread across the retail space of 2 million sq. ft. The mall encapsulates shopping along with food & entertainment experience and hosts as many as 330 different brands across different verticals. The mall also has a total of 75 Food & Beverages options Including 51 Cafes and Casual Dining Restaurants. Additionally, the shopping heaven also houses two amusement parks (Ski India & Gaming Zone) and the famous gaming arena Smaash too.
Where: Plot No – M 03, Sector 18, Noida.
A hidden attraction in the city, the Stupa 18 Gallery deals in Indian Modern and Contemporary art and features some of the most stunning paints and art sculptures by Indian artists. The gallery showcases original paintings in different mediums such as oil paintings, watercolor paintings, acrylic paintings and charcoal paintings that you can buy or have customized as per your needs. Additionally, the gallery hosts art workshops on a regular basis that are a delight to attend.
Where: Sector 15A, Noida.
Entertainment City Noida
Entertainment City Noida is a joint venture between Unitech Group and International Amusement Limited and is one of the best places to visit in the city of Noida. As of 2017, Entertainment City Houses Worlds of Wonder Amusement Park, Worlds of Wonder Water Park, Wonder Speedway Go-Karting Track, 2 Malls (The Great India Place and Gardens Galleria), Kidzania, Decathlon, and McDonalds. You can spend days here getting entertained and you still won’t be bored as there is so much on the offer at Entertainment City Noida.
Where: Sector 38 A, Noida.
Call: 1204015011 / 12
Okhla Bird Sanctuary is a bird sanctuary at the Okhla barrage over the Yamuna river in the city of Noida. The sanctuary is also known as ahaven for over 300 bird species, especially water birds and was designated a bird sanctuary by the Government of Uttar Pradesh under the Wildlife Protection Act, 1972. The site is a pictorial beauty and is the perfect place to just sit and enjoy the natural beauty mother earth has in store for us.
Where: Noida Plaza, N Block, Pocket K, Sector 95, Noida.
Film City Noida
If you are a TV fanatic and want to explore the world of news and entertainment, then a visit to Film City Noida is all you need. Nestled in sector-16 of the city, Film City houses as many as over 38 news channels and prestigious media houses in the country. Some of the biggest studios in the country are also located here and if you are lucky you can catch some of the best TV gaming shows being shot here too.
Where: Sector 16A, Noida.
Buddh International Circuit
The Buddh International Circuit is a part of the Jaypee Greens Sports City. The 5.14-Km long Buddh International Circuit has been designed by World-renowed German architect and racetrack designer, Herman Tilke. Buddh International Circuit has been designed as one of the fastest, most exciting motor racing circuits in the World, is well suited to the requirements of powerful, high-spec racing cars and motorcycles and will host some of the most challenging motor sports events on the planet. in terms of adherence to safely norms and regulations, run-off areas, medical facilities, facilities for the media, and overall infrastructure, BIC will be among the best in the world.
Where: Jaypee Sports City, Yamuna Expressway, Sector-25, Gautam Buddh Nagar, Greater Noida
Modelled after children’s museums around the world the Stellar Children’s Museum situated in Greater Noida is an indoor, interactive, play-based museum that houses seven galleries, each dedicated to different interests like science, arts & craft, motor skills and so on. The museum is an amazing place to visit with kids as it provides insight into different cultures around the world and allows kids to grasp the nuances of different professions hands on.
Where: Inside Stellar Gymkhana Club, R-1, Knowledge Park II, Greater Noida.
One of the biggest attractions in Ghaziabad is Shipra Mall situated in Indirapuram area of the city. The mall is inspired by classical Roman-style architecture and offers a unique shopping experience with over 100 national & international brands and entertainment. The mall has been designed as a one-stop-destination for entertainment and leisure and houses a state-of-the-art 3 Screen Multiplex.
Where: 9, Vaibhav Khand, Indirapuram, Ghaziabad
PVR Logix Noida
Where: Logix City Centre BW-58, Sector 32, Noida.
Noida Golf Course
Where: Sector 43, Noida.