Sector 42 is one of the booming locality of Faridabad. The delightful beauty of the Surujkund Lake, which is also known as the 'Peacock Lake', is the reason why the locality has gained importance as a tourist destination. Annually celebrated Surajkund Crafts Mela adds charm to the glory of this historical place. Situated in between Baharpur and Lakkarpur suburbs of Faridabad, the place enjoys splendid view of the Aravalli Hills in the backdrop. Located at a short driving distance from the city center of Delhi, the locality is well connected to all emerging and current marketing, business and entertainment hubs of Delhi NCR. Gurukul Road links the place to Mathura Road which is a major route connecting several key nodes of the city. Also, Indira Gandhi International Airport is connected conveniently to Sector 42 via Mathura Road. Habitats of this area have a long list of holiday locations to enjoy their weekends, including Qutub Minar, Connaught Place and Nehru Place. Tuqlakabad Railway Station is the nearest one to this place. Badarpur and Tuqlakabad Stations are the closest Metro stations to Sector 42. Several noted universities are located in the vicinity, such as Gurukul Indraprastha College, Aravali International School and Manav Rachna International University. This well planned locality is developing at a fast pace to become prime residential area with the presence of assorted shopping centers, hospitals, banks and temples in the vicinity.