Are you one of those people who sit with a calendar and start marking all the long weekends, right at the onset of the year? Obviously, you want to plan your vacation for the upcoming long weekend around Independence Day. But there is one small catch. Everyone else, including a lot of selfie-crazy tourists are also planning their holiday around the same time. Travelers like me, who are more inclined towards a peaceful me-time, find it annoying to spot such tourists at every popular travel destination. That is why we are always searching for offbeat getaways.

These lesser know places are isolated. They provide the ideal break from the crowd and cacophony of city life.

Here is a list of such offbeat getaways near Delhi to help you plan your holiday.