Thursday, December 11, 2008

New Year Destinations

New Year Day and the period around this important day are the time to welcome the freshness in life with the rose covered New Year Dawns and pocketful of funs, celebrating with dear and near. December culminating with New Year bash is the most exciting and inviting for travel in India. Typically the whole of Indian region are very comfortable with cool and pleasant climate all through December and New Year week. The hill stations and beaches in India offer unique opportunities and experiences for the travelers looking for hassle free, body relaxing and mind blowing comforts. The north Indian destinations and north east places are snow clad during this period. The west and central regions offer chilly cool climate by the New Year day. The Southern regions are unbelievably pleasant with very moderate and cool climates. The religious destinations in India, especially the south Indian religious places thrive with many festivities and Ayyappa pilgrimage rituals. December and New Year period are the ideal period for those who look for cooler and chilly climates. This is perfect for people looking for snow skiing and like to see lakes and landscapes covered with snow and ice formations.

The period around the New Year Day are the best for the romantic tours and also pretty ideal for honeymoon vacations. The coolest period of the year accompanied with dust free and unpolluted environments. The people looking for secluded stays with fantastic private moments prefer to have visits in Indian Destinations during the months of December and January.


Come to Jammu to enjoy the feast for eyes with unimaginable beauty of snow. There are many attractions in Jammu to view and enjoy during the winters. Himachal Pradesh has been in the top list of beautiful tourist designations. The chilly climate and the snow bound landscapes add the attraction of the places. Visit Manali to experience the nature’s beauty and gifts. Mcleodganj offer you the best scenic attractions in the world during the winters. The New Year celebrations in Manali and Mcleodganj are renowned with its majestic views and pretty nice climates.

Visit the Golden Triangle Delhi, Agra and Jaipur during the New Year Period. Bid farewell to the year 2008 and welcome the fortune filled 2009 with a bash of celebrations in these places. In Delhi, the night clubs, the Parks, the cinema halls and the discotheques are lively during the nights of New Year Eve and New Year Day.


Goa is the best New Year destination in India. The New Year Eve celebrations in Goa beaches are mesmerizing with breath taking celebrations. The churches in Goa vibrate with midnight prayers and the celebrations coinciding with Christmas. The New Year is welcomed with colorful fireworks and grandeur illumination all over the city and beaches. The New Year cuisines prepared specially during the period are most delicious and special tourist attractions. Adorned with eye catching decorations the beaches invite you to spend the whole night without closing the eye lids for a moment. Air of festive moods prevails everywhere in Goa during the New Year Eve and New Year Day.

Gujarat destinations are considered as the most vibrant New Year Destinations. Ahmedabad is the entry point to many exotic tourist destination sin Central India. The excellent museums and the cottages modeled in the Gujarat architectural styles are really wonderful.


Khajuraho offers an ideal New Year destination for those interested in Wild life and the architectural locations. The climate is superb with unpolluted atmosphere during December. The pleasing lush green landscapes and the breath taking architectural marvels are very attractive in this place.

Orchha is one of the most attractive winter destinations. The comfortable climatic conditions, the eye pleasing attractions, the adventurous activities and the fun filled travels are in the grandeur offers of Orchha for the distinguished travelers.


South Indian destinations are the ideal locations with very pleasant climate during the December month. Temperatures are in the range of about 15 deg to 30 deg in this region. Nights are bit cold and the days are comfortably warm. The hill stations in the south, Ooty and Kodaikanal are mesmerizing with New Year celebrations and the dinners arranged in the hotels in and around the cities. The hill stations are highly imposing with multi colored lights, dances and music performances. The week long New Year celebrations in these hill stations are in fact just great. Invite the New Year amidst the fire works all over with reverberating band music in these scenic hill resorts.

Dandeli near Bangalore, Devabagh beach in Karnataka, Kovalam beach in Kerala and the tourist attractive Kumarakom in Kerala are all astonishing in the New Year. Enjoy the New Year Sunrise in the most comfortable and soothe providing house boats in Kochi and Kumarakom. The tourists can enjoy the lavish and grandeur New Year Eve celebrations in the serene beach sides in Kovalam, Varkala and Devbagh.

To have honeymoon privacy, spend the cool and calm nights in the secluded resorts in Lakshdweep and also in Andaman – Nicobar Islands. Enjoy the marvelous New Year Rise from the soft sands of the beaches in Andamans.

North East

Come to Guwahati and Shillong to have a lifetime experience of chilly snow covered New Year celebrations. The tourist resorts in these admirable destinations provide all kinds of mind blowing New Year celebrations and enjoyments for the enthusiasts.

Beaches in Orissa are always been in the travel map of tourists looking for excellent New Year Vacations. The serene beaches in Bhubaneswar lit colors for the days and night during the New Year Eve. The scenic beaches are adorning the most attractive decors in this period.

India has been the prime destination for the New Year celebrations. New Year Eve parties in these places take the visitors to the ultimate enjoyments of food, drinks, dances, jazz and music. Indian hospitalities, spicy food and beverages are very inviting for all kinds of tourists.

(Photo Courtesy: Suman Chatterjee, yearsofsleeping)



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