The roar of the beach, the whistling song of the snowy mountains, or the less-noticed yet a sweet little place that you have always wanted to visit, the New Year’s Eve is a time when we all wish to spend our time at someplace special. 2020 is knocking on our doors, and we are sure you must be wondering about which place to visit during this New Year’s eve. To solve your dilemma, we have compiled a list of the top 20 places to celebrate New Year’s Eve in India.
Gangtok is breathtakingly beautiful. It is not called the ‘Switzerland of the East’ without a reason. Major attractions include Changu Lake or Tsomgo Lake, Nathula Pass, Baba Mandir, and Zuluk – silk road. It offers an amazing view of Mount Kanchenjunga, the third highest mountain peak in the world. Wake up early and bask in the glorious sunrise to give your New Year a refreshing start.
If Sikkim’s snow-capped hills are not what you are looking for than Puducherry’s beaches will make you go wow. The small port city offers a window to the colonial era with its beautiful churches and grand monuments. Also known as “The French Riviera of the East”, the city has the soul of a beautiful french town and a good reason to spend your New Year at the unspoiled beaches with your love by your side.
If you want a little privacy amidst the lush green forest with unparalleled beauty than Andaman and Nicobar islands will not disappoint you at all. The cluster of 572 small islands has a rich flora and fauna with exotic beaches offering a spell-bounding view. Top attractions include Asia’s most spectacular beach, the blue sea white sand RadhaNagar Beach.
If you looking for a perfect mix of adventure and serenity, Gokarna in Karnataka is the place to be during New Year’s eve 2020. The place is shrouded in a neverending stretch of banana and coconut trees. A more laid-back and less commercialized version of Goa, Gokarna is an ideal peaceful vacation spot. Major attractions include Om beach, Kudle beach, Half Moon and Paradise beach.
Crystal blue water coupled with the beautiful coral archipelago, nature takes its most exquisite form in Lakshadweep. A splendor to behold, the island’s beach will stay with you for life. No better place to celebrate the new year than at a place where time seems to have stopped. Major attractions include Minicoy beach, Kavaratti Island, Agatti Island, and Kalpeni Island.
A new year at one of India’s most famous and most visited hill stations is never a bad idea. The wave-like mountain ranges offer a breathtaking view and are home to thousands of Buddhist monks and beautiful monasteries. Put your trekking shoes on and feast your eyes with the most scenic views that Triund Trek has to offer. Other than the natural beauty, Mcleodganj is also home to his holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama. and the Dalai Lama Temple is a must-visit.
Shillong is also known as the ‘Scotland of the East’ is sure to live an indelible impression on you. It is a strong reminder of the fact that so much of India remains unknown and unexplored. A travelers paradise, Shillong is rich in cascading waterfalls. The pink cherry blossom during winters is every painter’s inspiration. Other major attractions include the Khasi hills, lakes, parks, rolling hills, and quaint landforms.
Kutch will give you a lifetime of memories. A one of its kind surreal experience, Kutch is an ideal New Year destination for the philosopher in You. A sight to behold for the eyes, time seems to disappear amidst the infinite stretches of the majestic white salt desert in the Rann of Kutch area. Other major attractions that are worth all your time are the beaches of Mandvi near Bhuj.
You would not be blamed if you feel lost at Coorg. Arguably one of the most picturesque places on earth, Coorg will leave you mesmerized and intoxicated with its Beauty & Charm. The hospitality of the locals is as good as its landscape and has all the ingredients to make your New Year one of the most memorable ones.
Last but not least, Udaipur is beautiful, Udaipur is Royal and Udaipur is breathtaking. A standing example of India’s rich culture and heritage, Udaipur is breathing grandeur from all corners. The beautiful lakes, watercourses, and the mountainous landscape make Udaipur a dream New Year destination. Move away from the city center towards North and visit Eklingji Temple. The temple is a shining example of the craftsmanship of Indian sculptors.
The above are some of the best places that you can visit during New Years’ eve 2020. Chose the one place the best fits your needs. All these places are a perfect escape from the monotony of life. I hope you will make a wise choice and make this New Year a memorable one. All the best!.