The new year is inching closer! This means new-found explorations in life, dreams, and the hope to make them come true.
Let’s make 2023 a year to remember with memories of visiting the clear blue waters or of scaling those snow-clad mountains? The best part about 2023 is that it will be brimming with Long Weekends for you to plan your vacations in advance.
So let’s get Go-ing!
26th Jan – 29th Jan - Republic Day Long Weekend
Celebrate Republic Day by exploring the beauty of Goa!
Goa is the perfect destination for New Year celebrations because of its beautiful weather. Treating the solace seekers and party buffs alike, Goa has stunning pubs and serene beaches, ensuring there is something for everyone.
Things to Do in Goa:
4th Mar – 8th Mar - Holi Long Weekend
Colour Yourself Pink in Jaipur!
One of the three corners of the golden triangle of India, Jaipur is an urban city bustling with life, colour, and heritage with corner of the city showcasing a unique charm of its own. Being one of the most flamboyant states of India, the city is known for its majestic history which is evident in the spectacular palaces, havelis, and the way of life in general. Offering to the tourist a wonderful mixture of the old and the new, there is a whole lot of ways in which a visit to Jaipur will take your weekend to an epic level!
Things to Do in Jaipur:
14th Apr – 16th Apr - Ambedkar Jayanti Long Weekend
Bring on the summer adventure in Dubai!
Glitz, glamour, ultramodern architectural marvels, luxury shopping, lively entertainment spots, the list goes on…Dubai has something to offer for every kind of traveller. So, go on, take your pick from a selection of beaches, sandy dunes, sky-high window views, the finest dining experiences in the world, and so much more!
Things to Do in Dubai:
5th May - 7th May - Buddha Purnima Long Weekend
Get spellbound in the Maldives!
The many islands of the Maldives await your arrival. Give your summer vacay a touch of the sunny vibes of the Maldives. When not staring at the spectacular sunrises and sunsets, do consider opting for adventures in the clear blue waters!
Things to Do in the Maldives:
29th June - 2nd July - Eid Long Weekend
Immerse yourself in the enchanting beauty of Ladakh!
The serene landscapes and fascinating lakes of Ladakh make it a popular tourist destination that leaves tourists from all over the world in awe and admiration. Ladakh truly has the gift of nature. During the month of July, Ladakh receives little rainfall and is mainly sunny, making it an ideal time to enjoy some of the region's attractions.
Things to Do in the Ladakh:
12th Aug - 15th Aug - Independence Day Long Weekend
Experience monsoon madness in Dehradun!
Also called the “Gateway to the Kumaon Hills”, the city of Dehradun is the ideal destination to opt for if you want to see the monsoon in all its glory and splendour. Due to its proximity to the hills, you may see the city enveloped in a pleasant fog. So, GO on and create some misty memories!
Things to Do in the Dehradun:
7th Sept - 10th Sept - Janmashtami Long Weekend
16th Sept - 19th Sept - Ganesh Chaturthi Long Weekend
Spend a spectacular September in Phuket!
Popular among tourists because of its mesmerising beaches and exciting nightlife, Phuket is one of the best cities in Thailand. In Phuket, you can relax in the sun and dance on the beach at night and enjoy some of the delicious cuisines.
Things to Do in the Phuket:
29th Sept - 2nd Oct - Gandhi Jayanti Long Weekend
21st Oct - 24th Oct - Dussehra Long Weekend
Relax & rejuvenate in Abu Dhabi!
Abu Dhabi offers year-round sunshine, making it the perfect place for those who want to get a good dose of vitamin D. Beautiful beaches, white sands and turquoise waters are a sight to behold when in Abu Dhabi!
Things to Do in the Abu Dhabi:
25th Nov – 27th Nov - Guru Nanak Jayanti Long Weekend
Evoke your spirituality in Varanasi
One of the oldest cities in the world, Varanasi will take your breath away the moment you step inside it. Maybe it’s the numerous devout pilgrims, maybe it’s the ancient streets, and maybe it’s the sage. There is something about Varanasi that draws tourists from all over the world.
Things to Do in the Varanasi:
23rd Dec to 25th Dec - Christmas Long Weekend
Celebrate Christmas in the snow-laden Srinagar!
Srinagar – The Venice of the East
Popular amongst tourists for its Himalayan backdrop, Srinagar, the capital of Jammu and Kashmir is a spectacular destination to visit during this time of the year. Rightly called the Venice of the East, the city is surrounded by picturesque lakes dotted with beautiful houseboats and Shikaras.
Things to Do in the Srinagar: