Gurgaon has come a long way from being just a small sleepy town, as it was known to many, before its rise. One of the satellite cities of Delhi, Gurgaon has become one of the most remarkably progressive industrial hubs in India. When it comes to exploring Gurgaon as a travel destination there is a lot to see and do. The best time to visit the city is during the months of September to November when the weather is pleasant and temperatures are mild. For Muslim visitors Gurgaon offers a variety of Halal facilities such as Halal foods, mosques, Muslim-friendly hotels and more.
The Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary located about 15 Km from Gurgaon, is the area's main attraction. Different types of migratory birds can be seen in this sanctuary. Sohna Lake is also incredibly beautiful, and is a must-visit.
Leisure Valley is a sprawling area with exciting rides, musical fountains, gardens and tracks. Visitors of all ages are sure to have a lovely time in Leisure Valley. Wet n Wild is a wonderful water resort, great for a fun family day out, and Sheesh Mahal and Farukh Nagar Fort are beautiful historic attractions in Gurgaon that are must-visits. For a day trip, Pataudi Palace is a wonderful place to visit. It is located about 26 Km from Gurgaon and is an elegant structure steeped in luxury.
Gurgaon is a great place for shopping. The city has numerous shopping malls that offer both entertainment and shopping opportunities. Some good shopping malls in Gurgaon include Ambience Mall, DLF Grand Mall, DLF Shopping Mall, MGF Metropolitan Mall, etc.
The nearest airport to Gurgaon is the Indira Gandhi International in Delhi. The airport is located just across the border. Regular bus service is available from the airport to Gurgaon. Taxis are also available easily. There are options of both pre-paid and post-paid taxis from the airport to Gurgaon.
There are a number of Halal restaurants in Gurgaon where visitors can enjoy an array of cuisines. Some good Halal restaurants in Gurgaon include Chotey Miyan, Lazeez Food, Fast Trax, Hotel Park Plaza, etc. It is best for visitors to confirm with the restaurants staff before dining.
Gurgaon has a number of mosques. Some of the mosques in Gurgaon include Anjuman Jama Masjid, Chauma Masjid, Masjid Idgah, Jama Masjid, etc. Locals are quite helpful and visitors can ask them for directions to reach the nearest mosque in Gurgaon.