Who said winters have to be gloomy or drab? It is the festive season, marked by one of the most loved festivals of the West, Christmas. Now, we Indians may not be as crazy about Christmas as we are about Diwali or Holi, but we can certainly do something to make it memorable, can’t we? So, why not travel? Yes, rather than sitting at home after failing in our attempts to beat the cold and step out of the house, why not go someplace far away? Intrigued? Then check out our picks of the best places to celebrate Christmas this year.
Best Places To Visit In India During Christmas Holidays
Christmas is the best time to visit Goa, as not only the festival is celebrated with immense pomp and show, but the weather is also at its absolute best during this time. The many historical churches that mark its landscape make it one of the top Christmas destinations in India. As the clock strikes 12 on Christmas Eve, masses sing carols that go on till the wee hours. Restaurants and shacks serve lunch and dinner and live bands play throughout the city. Also, the famed beaches parties are there, of course. So, don’t wait any longer, and get your hotel room booking done already.
Churches to visit in Goa: Basilica of Bom Jesus, Se Cathedral, Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church, Santa Cruz Church