2018promises to be a gratifying year for the travel enthusiasts. This new year has 13 long weekends on offer and a resolution to explore a different place every month (with a bonus weekend in one of the months), might be something too much to resist for the travel enthusiasts.
Here are some suggestions for your long weekends.
J anuary (26th – 28th) Gulmarg, Jammu & Kashmir
Perfect for some snowy adventures; go skiing or wrestle with your very own snowman in the snow-capped mountains of Gulmarg, in Jammu & Kashmir.
F ebruary (10th – 13th) Goa Carnival
Stop fearing, go beering! It’s that time of the year when the Goa Carnival comes alive. Pack your bags and head to the beach city to spend some quality time with your friends.
M arch (1st – 3rd & 29th – 31st ) Birbilling – heaven for paragliders
Red Bull doesn’t give you wings but paragliding surely does! If you have a fantasy to experience how it feels to fly, Bir Billing can be your perfect abode this year.
A pril (27th – 29th) Make a trip to our own Switzerland, Khajjiar
A true admirer of nature and hospitality? Khajjiar, the Mini Switzerland of India, is the best place to be at. The Dainkund trek in Dalhousie will have you enchanted and did we tell you that Daikund is a trekker’s delight?
A April 28th – 1st May Kausani -panoramic views of Trisul and Nanda Devi Hills (Uttarakhand)
Get mesmerized by the panoramic view of the Himalayan peaks of the Trisul and Nanda Devi hills in Kausani, Uttarakhand.
J une (15th – 17th) Kadmat Island – perfect for honeymooners and for watersports enthusiasts. (Lakshadweep)
Dreaming of some lone time with your loved one? Take a second honeymoon trip to the Kadmat Island in Lakshadweep. Also, be at your happy place if you are an Aquaphile, with the fun-filled water sports, the Kadmat Island offers.
J uly (1st – 4th) The rolling hills of Munnar (Kerala)
Tea lover? Fall in love with some real tea gardens and feast your eyes on the serenity of the tea valley of Munnar in Kerala.
August (15th – 17th) Visit Ladakh to experience its magic! (leh-ladakh)
First it will leave you speechless and then it’ll turn you into a storyteller – the magic that Leh-Ladakh beholds! The Royal Enfield rides through the aesthetic valleys on the plain will be an experience of a lifetime.
September (1st – 3rd) Monsoon Magic in Mahabaleshwar
First it will leave you speechless and then it’ll turn you into a storyteller – the magic that Leh-Ladakh beholds! The Royal Enfield rides through the aesthetic valleys on the plain will be an eMahabaleshwar boasts of incredible panoramic views of rolling mountains and a cool, rainy climate. Get a chance to connect with the child in you, by ditching the raincoat and dancing in the rain, on the gorgeous hills of Mahabaleshwar.
October (18th- 21st) Near the west coast of India, there is a beautiful hill station known as Coorg (Coorg)
A tour to Coorg makes the tourists dip into a unique world of serenity and nature’s bounty. Experience the beautiful hills and profound valleys of this hill station in Karnataka.
November (3rd – 11th) Visit Jodhpur for a Royal Experience (Jodhpur)
Diwali could be the best time to explore the royalty of the culture of Jodhpur in Rajasthan. Encounter a hospitality like never before and bring joy to yourself, during the festival of lights.
December (22nd – 25th) Join the festivities of Rann of Kutch (Ahmedabad)
The last weekend should be a memorable one and the Rann of Kutch can provide you with that. We’ll leave it to you to talk about and explore it.