The growth of IT companies, improved infrastructure and medical facilities, and surge in residential housing projects have transformed Noida into an urban city. Vicinity to Delhi has further made Noida one of the most preferred cities to live and work in. But urbanization is just one of the key attractions for city dwellers. There’s so much to see and explore in Noida that it is slowly becoming a favorite hangout place of Delhiites. So, let’s look at the fun things to do in Noida that make living here or visiting it a fantastic experience.

1. Visit Smaaash, the Gaming Paradise

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#1 of 7 Fun Things to Do in Noida | (source)

Smaaash is a gaming and entertainment center with a blend of virtual reality, sports, music, arcades, and dining experience. If you are a cricket lover, play on their multiple indoor pitches, and you will love the feeling. When you are exhausted, head to their dining section to relax over a drink and delicious food.

  • Location: DLF Mall of India, Sector 18
  • Timings: 12:30 pm – 11:55 pm
  • Ticket Price: ₹ 99 – ₹ 1850

2. Head to Snow World for a Unique Experience

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Whether it’s summer, winter, or monsoon, it’s always freezing inside Snow World. It’s an adventure park with activities like snowboarding, ice sliding, snow fall, snow sledging, ice skating and more. If you are looking for a unique experience, this could be the right place to spend time with friends and family.

  • Location:DLF Mall of India, Sector 18
  • Timings: 11:00 am – 10:00 pm
  • Ticket Price: ₹ 600 for 1-hour session

3. Spend the Day at WOW

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Worlds of Wonder (WOW) is an amusement park and water park that was opened in 2007. The park has more than 20 rides and a go-kart to give you an adrenaline rush. The Lake WOW, which is among the largest man-made lakes in Delhi-NCR, is also a key attraction at the park. The lake has colorful fishes as well as facilities for boat rides. If you are looking for some outdoor fun, WOW is an amazing place to visit with friends and family.

  • Location: The Great India Place Mall, Sector-38 A
  • Timings:

          Water Park – 11:00 am – 07:00 pm; every day

          Amusement Park – 11:30 am – 08:00 pm; every day

          Go-Karting – 10:30 am – 07:00 pm; every day

  • Entry Fee:

          Water Park

          Adults – ₹ 899

          Children – ₹ 699

          Senior Citizens – ₹ 399

         Amusement Park

         Adults – ₹ 599

         Children – ₹499

         Senior Citizens – ₹ 199

*Charges for adults on weekends and holidays – ₹ 999

         Amusement Park + Waterpark

         Adults – ₹ 998

         Children – ₹ 799

         Senior Citizens – ₹ 499

**Charges for adults on weekends and holidays – ₹ 1099

         Go-karting: ₹ 400

4. Try Food Stalls at Brahmaputra Market

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#4 of 7 Fun Things to Do in Noida | (source)

Also known as BP, Brahmaputra Market is a foodie’s paradise. Be it tikki, momos, shawarma, boti kebab, malai chap, rabri or cold coffee, you will find stalls of all popular dishes at BP. While good food brings people to this market, the price makes them come back. When you are in Noida, a visit to Brahmaputra Market is something unavoidable.

  • Location: Maharishi Dayanand Marg, Sector 29
  • Timings: 09:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • Cost for Two: ₹ 400 (approx.)

5. Party at Some of the Best Pubs

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#5 of 7 Fun Things to Do in Noida | (source)

Noida is making headlines for its crazy nightlife. Whether you want to party on open terrace or at a theme pub, there’s no shortage of happening spots in the city. Almost every place has an electric ambiance and music too good to keep you grooving all night.

Our recommendations:

Imperfecto Ruin Pub

  • Location: Logix Mall, Sector 32 and Gardens Galleria Mall, Sector 38
  • Timings: 12:000 pm – 01:00 am (both locations)
  • Cost for Two: ₹ 2000 (approx.)

The Time Machine

  • Location: Gardens Galleria Mall, Sector 38
  • Timings: 12:00 pm – 01:00 am
  • Cost for Two: ₹ 2000 (approx.)

I Sacked Newton

  • Location: Logix Mall, Sector 32
  • Timings: 12:00 pm – 01:00 am
  • Cost for Two: ₹ 2000 (approx.)

6. Explore Okhla Bird Sanctuary

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Situated at the entrance of Noida, Okhla Bird Sanctuary is spread over almost 4 sq km of land. The sanctuary is home to 10 threatened birds species, 20 common resident water birds species, 43 migratory water birds species, 44 common resident woodland species, and 26 migratory woodland birds species. Besides having more than 320 species of birds, the sanctuary has 121 species of herbs, 16 species of grasses, 10 species of shrubs, and 30 species of trees. It is home to 10 species of mammals as well.

  • Location: Sector 95, Noida
  • Timings:

          07:30 am – 05:00 pm (winter)

          07:00 am – 5:30 pm (summer)

  • Entry Fee: ₹ 30

7. Shop at DLF Mall of India

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#7 of 7 Fun Things to Do in Noida | (source)

The biggest mall in Noida, DLF Mall of India is home to some of the most renowned Indian and international brands. Zara, H&M, GAP, Calvin Klein, and Tommy Hilfiger are some of the many brands that have their outlets at DLF. The mall has a kids’ zone, pubs, eateries, salons, movie theater, and a food court. With everything under one roof, it is perfect to spend a day with your partner or family. If you don’t have company, you will still enjoy being here.

  • Location: Sector 18
  • Timings: 10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Whether you are a foodie, shopaholic, or nature lover, there’s something for everyone in Noida. If you are planning to come here anytime soon, make sure to book a hotel in Noida that’s close to major attractions.