Exploring the Essence of Faridabad: A City of Vibrancy and Diversity

Exploring the Essence of Faridabad: A City of Vibrancy and Diversity

Reynold Varghese

Jan 22, 2024

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Faridabad is a city located in Haryana and is one of the major satellite city in the NCR – National Capital Region, around Delhi that combines tradition with modernity, giving its inhabitants a unique and fulfilling lifestyle. From busy markets to delicious food, top-notch schools to peaceful living spaces, Faridabad has something for everyone. This blog will explore different aspects of life in Faridabad, including its distinctive charm in terms of living, shopping, dining and schooling.

Faridabad is the most populous city in the Indian state of Haryana and a part of Delhi National Capital Region. It is one of the major satellite cities around Delhi and is located 284 kilometres south of the state capital Chandigarh. The river Yamuna forms the eastern district boundary with Uttar Pradesh. The Government of India included it in the second list of Smart Cities Mission on 24 May 2016.

Living in Faridabad:

Faridabad’s residential landscape is diverse and caters to a wide range of preferences and budgets. The city has well-planned neighbourhoods, green spaces and a serene environment that distinguishes it from others. Whether you prefer the lively atmosphere of sectors like Sector 15A or the tranquility of Green Fields, Faridabad provides various housing options or if you

One of the unique features about this city is its well-maintained parks and recreational areas where residents can relax or engage in outdoor activities. The rejuvenating atmosphere coupled with community-based living makes Faridabad an ideal place for both families and individuals.

Greater Faridabad, as it is commonly referred to, spans from Sector 66 to 89 and it lies between Agra Canal and Yamuna River. This place is developing rapidly with a view of making it a self-sustained sub-city that would have wide roads, high-rise buildings, shopping malls, schools and hospitals, business centers. Sectors 66-74 are called Industrial Sectors for the purpose of industrial growth while the residential development stretches from Sectors 75 to 89 giving an all-inclusive living environment.

Residential Areas:  Sector 14, Sector 15, Sector 21, Surajkund etc. is considered as the poshest residential areas of Faridabad. These localities have the best of academic institutions, shopping area – local markets and hospitals in the vicinity.

Schooling: The top CBSE schools of Faridabad include Manav Rachna International School, Sector 21C, Greater Faridabad, Delhi Public School- Sector 19, The Shriram Millennium School, Apeejay School- Sector 15,  The Modern School – BPTP,  KR Mangalam world School- Sec 88, etc.  The top IB schools of Faridabad include Sancta Maria International School, Shiv Nadar School and Manav Rachna International School.

Hospitals:  Asian Institute of Medical Sciences, Fortis Escorts Hospital, Metro Hospital and Heart Institute, Marengo Asia Hospitals, Amrita Hospital – Sec 88 – All of these hospitals are super speciality and is considered as one of the best hospitals in the Delhi- NCR region.  The hospital provides preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic, rehabilitative, palliative and support services and uses cutting-edge technologies for invasive as well as non-invasive treatments.

Shopping Extravaganza:

Faridabad is a perfect shopper’s haven; it has vibrant markets and shopping complexes. The city has earned itself fame for it’s traditional bazaars and modern malls that offer unique ways of shopping. The hustle bustle of Sadar Bazaar and Old Faridabad markets, which are the cultural heart of Faridabad, have all manner of things ranging from ethnic clothes to handicrafts to masalas and street foods.

For those who like modernized shopping experiences, Faridabad also has many malls including  DLF Pebbletown, Crown Interiorz Mall and Crown Plaza and the latest one – The Mall of Faridabad, (to name a few)  with both local and international brands. If you are looking for up-to-the-minute fashion or exclusive handicrafts, visit Faridabad.

Dining Delights: Faridabad’s culinary diversity reflects perfectly the diverse cultural heritage of this city, which accommodates every taste bud. From vendors selling local street food full of chaat papri or kababs to luxurious eateries providing global cuisine, there is something for everyone in Faridabad.Sectors 14 and 15 have active food streets where you can find tasty street foods. Moreover, the town also boasts a great number of quality restaurants ensuring its inhabitants get to spoil themselves with dishes around the world.

Conclusion:Faridabad, with its vibrant living spaces, best hospitals, diverse shopping options, delectable dining experiences, and excellent schools, is a city that encapsulates the essence of a fulfilling and enriching lifestyle. As a harmonious blend of tradition and modernity, Faridabad beckons residents to embrace its unique charm and make it their home.