It’s just 10 days to go for Diwali. Home makers are busy in cleaning and decorating the homes and working persons are working hectically to complete all pending jobs so that they can enjoy a peaceful and fun filled Diwali.
After all the hard work pre Diwali everyone deserves a heart filled holiday to relax and spend quality time with their family and friends.
It is not too late to plan for a Diwali vacation. Read on further to know the Top 5 places of India that can be visited this Diwali.
Top 5 Places in India to Travel this Diwali
Rajasthan is a perfect destination for your Diwali vacation. Trip to this historical, extravagant and happening State will leave you mesmerized.
Rajasthan offers you loads and loads of options to travel and you will find each place better than the other. The Forts, Palaces, Lakes, Wildlife, Deserts and other Historical Places of Rajasthan are captivating.
Moreover Diwali time is the best season to visit Rajasthan as the climate is neither too hot nor too chilly. The mornings and evenings are pleasant with the ‘Gulabi Thand’. A perfect climate whether you are on a romantic holiday or travelling with family / friends.
Even the Food of Rajasthan has a Royal Touch. You can enjoy the yummy Dal Bati, Churma, Haldi ki Sabzi, Gatte ki Sabzi, Missi Roti, etc. to your heart’s content.
Places to visit in Rajasthan (Click on the places for details of places to visit, tourist route map, connectivity, shopping and much more)–
- Udaipur – Nathdwara
- Sumerpur – Jawai Bandh
- Mount Abu
- Ajmer – Pushkar
- Sawai Madhopur Ranthambore
This Indian Union Territory is simply Paradise on Earth. With beaches ranked as the best in Asia, Andaman and Nicobar Islands are a hotspot for your Diwali Vacation.
Generally believed to be a romantic getaway, Andaman and Nicobar are also ideal for holiday with family and friends; crave for adventure and also for those who just want a break from the daily hustle bustle of life.
Indigo beaches, untouched white sands and coconut trees adorn the Islands. The panorama keeps getting better as you explore the islands leaving you spell bound.
There is more to Andaman and Nicobar than just islands. Port Blair the capital city houses the ancient cellular jail and other monuments and museums of interest. Mount Harriet, Chidiya Tapu, limestone caves, mud volcano are places other than islands which must be visited.
Water and under water sports such as parasailing, banana boat ride, water scooter, jet ski, scuba diving, under sea walk, glass bottom boat ride, etc will make your trip even more enthralling.
Food can be a little problem for pure vegetarians and Jain as mostly all restaurants serve non-veg food along with veg food. So please have a little food packed from home in case of emergency.
Places to visit in Andaman and Nicobar (Click here for tourist route map for Andaman and Nicobar Island)
- Port Blair
- Havelock Island
- Neil Island
- Maya Bunder
- Ross Island
- Great Nicobar
North East India
Trip to North Eastern States of India is a great idea to spend your Diwali vacation.
Whether you are looking for adventurous trip or just want to relax, in both the scenario North Eastern States will satisfy your crave as a traveler.
Most regions of these States are unexplored or untouched and for a change you will enjoy this non-commercialization.
There are ample of places to visit with stupefying beauty. Mother Nature has showered extra blessings on these States.
The lush green mountain landscapes, splashing waterfalls, sparkling rivers, exotic wildlife and friendly people is what you will get to see in your voyage to North East India.
Also, it is exciting to see the different cultures, traditional costumes and various folk dances on the tunes of folk music of the local tribes in North East India.
Food lovers will have a great time as they can enjoy variety of local dishes along with other cuisines such as Punjabi, Gujarati, Chinese, Continental, etc.
Places to visit in North East India (Click on the below listed States for details of places to visit, tourist route map, connectivity and much more)–
‘Himachal Pradesh’ is popularly called Devi Bhoomi (The land of God) due to its scenic beauty.
Not all gets the best of everything. But Himachal Pradesh is an exception. The snow capped mountain peaks, limpid lakes, rippling rivers, verdant valleys and eternal countryside elegance force people to visit Himachal Pradesh.
It is a haven for adventurists. Himachal Pradesh is the center for activities like paragliding, trekking, skiing, ice skating, rafting, horse riding and other winter sports. It is also known for some of the classic monasteries and temples.
So it doesn’t matter whether you are a pilgrim, an adventurist, on a leisure holiday or honeymoon, Himachal Pradesh is the all in one destination.
Moreover post Diwali is a favorable season to visit Himachal Pradesh with temperature being mildly cold.
Places to visit in Himachal Pradesh (Click here for Tourist Route Map of Himachal Pradesh)
- Lahol Spiti
- And Much More
Kerala is popularly called ‘God’s Own Country‘. There can be no better way to spend your Diwali vacation than a trip to Kerala. This State offers ample tourist options for all age groups.
The clusters of coconut tree, marvelous beaches, verdant hills, serene lakes, calm and fabulous back waters, gurgling waterfalls, exotic wildlife, vivid cultural and art shows, delightful festivals, ayurvedic rejuvenation gives you a lifetime experience and memories you will cherish forever.
The cool and pleasant weather of Kerala throughout the year is quite inviting.
You can enjoy delicious authentic South Indian food along with North Indian and Continental Cuisines.
- Thekkedy (Periyar)
- Mahe (Puducherry)
- Bekal, etc.
Finally, loads of good wishes for Diwali from the team of Beautiful India. We hope that you have a great Diwali holiday and we shall keep you updated with more and more places to travel