New Okhla Industrial Development Authority, popularly known as Noida, is a city that represents everything urban. Concrete jungles, express highways, hundreds of IT companies, sky-kissing buildings, flyways, and neatly landscaped parks best define Noida’s cityscape. Does this mean that the city has nothing to delight travelers? It indeed has! From amusement parks, street markets, art galleries, and gardens to sanctuaries, gaming zones, restaurants, and pubs, there are many interesting places to visit in Noida.

If you are visiting Delhi, plan a short trip to this city and book your room at one of the best hotels in Noida. Here’s a list of places to visit and things to do to make the most of your time during your visit to this city.  

1. Worlds of Wonder (WOW)

Let’s start with one of the most visited tourist attractions in Noida, namely Worlds of Wonder. Popularly known as WOW, this theme park is spread over 10 acres of land with an amazing range of rides and water slides. Some of the key attractions at the park include Rockin Roller, Fast Forward, Chart Smashers, Big Beat, Download, and Hippti Hop, among others. The thoughtfully designed park also has a designated zone for your little ones, named La Fiesta. With an artificial lake, rain dance zone, go-karting zone, and several eateries offering delectable food and beverages, WOW presents you with a complete package of fun and entertainment.

  • Location: Sector 38 A
  • Timings:
    Amusement Park – 11:30 am to 08:00 pm; every day
    Water Park – 11:00 am to 07:00 pm; every day (closed during winter season)
    Go-Karting – 10:30 am to 07:00 pm; every day
  • Tickets:
    Amusement Park + Water Park
    Adults – ₹998**
    Children – ₹799
    Senior Citizens – ₹499

** On weekends and holidays – ₹1099

  • Go-karting
    ₹400 per head

2. Noida Golf Course

How about spending a few hours honing your teeing skills? Make your way to the 18-hole golf course in Noida which, interestingly, is located on the spot where the Battle of Delhi was fought a few centuries ago. Established in the year 1989, the 97-acre course is where you can have a fun time with your family and friends while in the city. The club also has a swimming pool, café, library, pool table, and other facilities. And, the best part? You can enjoy all these and more even if you are a non-member too because the course is open to public.

  • Location: Sector 38
  • Timings: 6:00 am to 10:00 pm; closed on Mondays
  • Entry Fee: ₹ 1000 (Weekdays); ₹ 2000 (Weekends)

3. Brahmaputra Market

If you are a foodie, do not miss the mouthwatering street grubs being sold at Brahmaputra Market. Locally known as BP, this food street is to Noida what Chandni Chowk is to Delhi. Whether you are looking for chaats, shawarmas, momos, rolls or South Indian snacks, you will find it all in this pocket-friendly food haven. While you are here, do visit some of the popular food joints in the market including Lakshmi Coffee House, Kapoors Balle Balle, 221 B Baker Street, and Agra Chaat Bhandaar.

  • Location: Sector 29
  • Timings: 9:00 am to 11:00 pm; every day

4. Stupa 18 Gallery

Art and culture are probably not the first things you would associate with an urban space like Noida, but the city does have places where you can be a connoisseur of art. Stupa 18 Gallery is one such place where you can enjoy the works of many contemporary and modern artists as well as photographers. Take your time, walk through the gallery, appreciate the works displayed here, and if you feel like it, you can also purchase a painting or two.

  • Location: Sector 104
  • Timings: 11:00 am to 6:00 pm; closed on Mondays

5. Buddh International Circuit

Up for some fun and adventurous activities in Noida? You should certainly visit Buddh International Circuit, the first and only international motor racing circuit in the country. The circuit is located on Yamuna Expressway and is easily accessible from the city. Check if there are any events scheduled at the time of your visit and buy a pass to witness a thrilling race at this 5.14 km long circuit.

  • Location: Sector 25

6. Botanic Garden of Indian Republic

How about enjoying the variety of species of regional flora right in the middle of Noida’s concrete jungles? If yes, then a visit to the Botanic Garden of Indian Republic should be on your list of things to do in Noida. Established by the Government of India, the garden is home to many endangered and rare plant species. Spread over an area of over 163 acres, the garden also has a herbarium, arboretum, and a seed bank.

  • Location: Sector 38
  • Timings: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm; closed on Sundays

7. Okhla Bird Sanctuary

Spread over an area of about 3.5 square kilometers, Okhla Bird Sanctuary is a paradise for birdwatchers and nature lovers. It is home to more than 300 species of birds, including threatened, resident, and migratory varieties. Besides these, you can also find an exciting range of herb species, shrubs, and mammals in the sanctuary. 

  • Location: Sector 95
  • Timings: 7:30 am to 5:00 pm (winter); 7:00 am to 5:30 pm (summer)
  • Entry Fee: ₹ 30 per person

8. Rashtriya Dalit Prerna Sthal and Green Garden

Built to honor the Dalit leaders of India, Rashtriya Dalit Prerna Sthal and Green Garden is a memorial which is counted among the most popular hangout places in Noida. The garden covers a sprawling area of over 82 acres and was built at an astronomically high budget of 685 crores. Here, you can find statutes of many prominent Dalit figures including Dr. B.R Ambedkar, Kanshi Ram, and also Mayawati who commissioned the garden. Together with a museum, the place promises you a unique experience filled with leisure and information.  

  • Location: Sector 95
  • Timings: 11.00 am to 05.00 am; every day
  • Entry Fee: ₹ 10 per person

9. Smaaash

Looking for fun things to do in Noida? Then Smaaash, one of the best gaming and entertainment centers in the city, is where you should be spending your day at. Equipped with an exciting range of VR and arcade games, food, music, indoor pitches, and a bowling arena, it is a gaming paradise to enjoy a smashing day with your family and friends. And, the best part is that Smaaash is located at DLF Mall of India, which gives you an opportunity to indulge in a session of shopping once you are done gaming.

  • Location: DLF Mall of India, Sector 18
  • Timings: 12:30 pm to 11:55 pm; every day
  • Tickets: Ranges between ₹ 99 and ₹ 1850

10. Snow World

Are you visiting Noida during the hot and humid summer months? Worry not! There are places in the city that will keep you cool and give you a fun-filled time. And when we say ‘cool’, we mean places where the temperature is as low as -10 degrees. Don’t believe us? The Snow World, a snow-theme park in Noida, is one such place where you can literally have a cool time with your friends and family by trying your hands at skiing, ice skating, snow sledging, and an exciting range of snow-related activities.

  • Location: DLF Mall of India, Sector 18
  • Timings: 11:00 am to 10:00 pm; every day
  • Charges*: ₹ 600

*Duration of the session is 60 minutes

11. Kidzania

If you are planning a trip to Noida with your kids, you must include Kidzania in your itinerary and for good reasons. For starters, this is a mini learning city where your little ones can indulge in unlimited fun and develop their skills at the same time. The place has over 100 engagement activities to instill creativity, decision-making and problem-solving skills in young kids. The place also helps children learn about different professions through a fantastic range of role-play activities. Kidzania offers games and activities for adults as well but if you don’t wish to engage in these, you can choose to sit back and enjoy delightful cuisines at the food court while your kids learn, play, and have fun to the core.

  • Location: The Great India Place, Sector 38 A
  • Timings:
    Tuesday to Thursday – 10:30 am to 6:30 pm
    Friday to Sunday – 10:30 am to 8:00 pm
    Closed on Mondays
  • Tickets:
    Kids – ₹ 1300 per person
    Toddlers -₹ 700 per person
    Adults -₹ 500 per person
    Senior Citizens – ₹ 400 per person

12. The Grand Venice Mall

What’s a trip to Noida without some shopping? And, what if we told you there is a place in the city where you can shop like you are in Italy? Yes, we are talking about the Grand Venice Mall aka TGV mall, a splendid Italian-themed shopping center that also serves as a tourist destination. The mall has everything that exudes an unmistakable Italian vibe, from replicas of Roman sculptures to canals and gondola rides. There are over 250 stores in the mall to offer you a delightful shopping experience while the gaming zone is equipped with VR games, bowling alleys, cricket lanes, dashing cars, 7D theaters, and more. Long story short, the TGV mall is where you can spend an entire day without feeling bored for even a second.

  • Location: Near Pari Chowk, Greater Noida
  • Timings: 10.00 am to 10.00 pm; every day 

13. The Great India Place

Popularly known as GIP mall, the Great India place is one of the largest shopping malls in the country. In addition to over 200 stores and outlets, the mall also houses a six-screen multiplex where you can catch the latest releases. The 7D cinemas, virtual gaming zone, and the fun games and rides at the mall take the fun quotient several notches higher. And while you are here, don’t forget to pump up your energy at one of the many food joints.

  • Location: Sector 38 A
  • Timings: 10:00 am to 10:00 pm; every day

Read our blog on the shopping malls in Noida to know more about the top retail therapy centers in the city.

14. Atta Market

Atta Market is where you can enjoy street shopping at its best. A favorite spot for shopaholics who want to shop, shop, and shop again without burning a hole in their pocket, this market has everything from clothing and fashion accessories to electronic items, and musical instruments. And, if you have good bargaining skills, you are in for a real treat.

  • Location: Sector 27

15. Appu Ghar Express

Are you in the mood for a session of bowling with your friends or family? Then you can play like a pro at Appu Ghar Express, one of the most popular bowling alleys in the country. With 16 lanes, this entertainment zone attracts bowling enthusiasts of all ages. You can also enjoy the arcade games or play a game of pool with your buddies.   

  • Location: The Great India Place, Sector 38
  • Timings: 10:30 am to 11:00 pm; every day
  • Bowling Tickets: ₹ 250 (Weekdays); ₹ 300 (Weekends)


Now, don’t think Noida is all about shopping, gaming, and sightseeing. The city also has places where you can explore your spiritual side. And ISCKON temple, a place of worship dedicated to Lord Krishna tops the list of religious places to visit in Noida. While you are here, you can enjoy not only the serene ambience and the beautiful carvings on the walls but also tasty vegetarian delicacies at the restaurant housed within the temple premises.

  • Location: Sector 33
  • Timings: 4:30 am to 1:00 pm and 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm; every day


By now, you must have realized that Noida is a city where fun is a serious business. The same goes true for food as well. The city has a number of restaurants, each serving mouthwatering items to tickle your taste buds. Whether you are looking for fine diners, casual restaurants, theme restaurants, rooftop eateries or cafés, the satellite city has it all in abundance. Here are a few suggestions from our end.

17. E.D

  • Location: Sector 18
  • Timings: 12:30 pm to 02:45 pm and 07:00 pm to 11:15 pm; every day
  • Must-try Items: Lamb Dumpling, Dynamite Roll, California Roll, Yasai Maki, Seafood Suimai
  • Cost for two: ₹ 3000 (approx.) 

18. Desi Vibes

  • Location: Sector 18
  • Timings: 11:30 am to 04:30 pm and 6:30 pm to 11:30 pm; every day
  • Must-try Items: Paneer Malai Makhani, Murg Afghani, Rara Chicken, Khaas Murgh Peshawari, Boti Kebab
  • Cost for two: ₹ 1400 (approx.)

19. The Yellow Chilli

  • Location:  Sector 63
  • Timings: 12:00 pm to 11:30 pm; every day
  • Must-try Items: Lalla Mussa Dal, Paneer Taka Tak, Stuffed Chicken Tikka, Lawrence Road Tandoori Murgh
  • Cost for two: ₹ 1600 (approx.) 

20. Filmy Flavours

  • Location: Sector 63
  • Timings: 11:45 am to 11:00 pm; every day
  • Must-try Items: Honey Chilli Potatoes, Paneer Tikka, Mutton Roganjosh, Tandoori Chicken
  • Cost for two: ₹ 950 (approx.) 

21. Barbeque Nation

  • Location:  Sector 16
  • Timings: 12:00 pm to 3:15 pm, 6:30 pm to 11:00 pm; every day
  • Must-try Items: Dahi Kebab, Chocolate Kulfi, Non-Veg Barbeque Skewers, Chicken Dum Biryani, Mango Kulfi
  • Cost for two: ₹ 1600 (approx.) 

These are just a few names that stand out in Noida’s gastronomic scene. To know more about the best eateries in the city, read our blog on the top restaurants in Noida.

Clubs and Pubs

In keeping with its urban spirit, Noida has a vibrant nightlife which can be best experienced at the pubs and clubs dotting the cityscape. From foot-tapping music and panoramic views of the city to finely mixed cocktails and flavorsome food, these pubs offer you everything to make your nights matter. Our suggestions for the best pubs and nightclubs in Noida include:

22. Noida Pub Exchange

  • Location: Sector 18
  • Timings: 12:30 pm to 11:55 pm
  • Cost for two: ₹1400 (approx.)

23. Time Machine

  • Location: Sector 38
  • Timings: 12:00 pm to 1:00 am; every day
  • Cost for two: ₹2000 (approx.)

24. SkyHouse

  • Location: Sector 32
  • Timings: 12:00 pm to 1:00 am; every day
  • Cost for two: ₹2200 (approx.)

25. The Irish House

  • Location: Sector 18
  • Timings: 12:00 pm to 11:30 am; every day
  • Cost for two: ₹1600 (approx.)

26. I Sacked Newton

  • Location:  Sector 32
  • Timings: 12:00 pm to 1:00 am; every day
  • Cost for two: ₹ 2000 (approx.) 

This list of places to visit in Noida clearly shows one thing – the city has got something for everyone. So, plan a trip, take a tour through the city, and soak in the many experiences Noida has in store for you.