Top 5 places to visit during Christmas holidays in India

Planning during Christmas or New Year a vacation means you can be sure to find a dent in the pocket, specifically if you wish to go to tourist places. If you are looking for an affordable vacation destination, here are top 5 places to visit during the Christmas holidays in India.












This is the city of stars and lights, shining as Christmas is around. The streets of Mumbai are filled with energetic spirits, while the street of Mumbai’s and houses have bright lights lit up with decorations. People enjoy the Christmas spirit throughout the day. The shopping malls and the market areas are decked up, besides attractive discounts are available for most things.Mumbai loves having parties. It is celebrated with zest and vigor. There are several high-energy nightclubs and ample options dotting the city. Plenty of holiday deals are opened that you may consider early booking.


  1. Shillong










Shillongin Meghalaya featuresenthralling waterfalls,clear skies, and attractive mountain views. The greenery envelops leaving visitors spellbound amidstheavy rainfall thatit is not less than a paradise for nature lovers and photographers.  The Cathedral Church is the oldest and people flock to this city for the Midnight Mass. As a pre-Christmas celebration, the century-old fir tree has chiming bells decoration and the priest talks about Christmas joys, and melodious hymns add to festivities. Catch live musical performance during Christmas holidays, listen to Gospel music played in the churches and enjoy the local dance troops revealing their talent across the city venues. Have a fantastic time by planning a Shillong trip.


  1. Pondicherry










Pondicherry is also referred to as the East French Riviera, now prominent as Puducherry situated on 135 km to the south of Chennai, that is the east coast of India. This Little France in India makes it a wonderful place to enjoy traditional Christmas. During the festive season, the Basilica of Jesus and Our Lady of Immaculate is worth visiting to watch the lovely lights and Christmas decorations. During Christmas, you get to see the high energy of the locals and there are excitement and anticipation in this seaside town. Enjoy peaceful celebration at a beach in the evening or gaze with your loved people the endless ocean waves.


  1. Kerala










Kerala has beautiful decorations brightening up the places around and your mood. Midnight mass is all over including Lord Jesus birth scene in all the churches and carol singing is more. The churches and cathedrals come alive, while the backwaters have their own charm. The houseboats present a relaxed ambiance infused with the festive air. The feast during Christmas includes bread with fish, Achappam, traditional Kerala sweets, and beef curry. Look right away during the Christmas holiday to keep away from sky-high prices. The Christianity branches are prevalent as they are the people who brought Catholicism.












Goa is a fantastic place for Christmas. The partying, beaches and its exuberance is high during Christmas. The Supersonic and Sunburn Festival is celebrated in December, becoming vacationers hot spot. Goa has Christians as a large population and it is apparent in the culture and its architecture presenting the Portuguese influence. Lights, lively music, fireworks, dances, and sumptuous food ensurehaving a great time amidst live music concerts in the bars, beaches, and hotels lining the promenades.


So, just plan a quick vacation with the family and make the best out of it. Happy Holidays

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