Best New Year place 2019
If you are in this page you are sure to be in that travel mood to spend new year’s eve with your fiancé or family at a good place or spot. Here are some of the best place to visit at this time of the year for different kind of people.
The Beauty lovers place:
Good for: Hills, Trekking, Natural Beauty, Buddhism
Coupled with its beautiful sunset and dawn views and its clean surroundings, Gangtok is situated at an altitude of 5410 feet and is also called “Switzerland of the East”. Trekkers and mountain lovers must have a look out for Kanchenjunga, the 3rd highest peak in the world. Now, imagine spending the eve of New Year in a place with such beauty.
The parties and luxury lovers place:
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Good for: Beaches, Resorts, Peaceful
This place becomes the ideal new year getaway, for everyone ,with the pristine white sand beaches and the clean natural surrounding areas. The otherwise really peaceful, serene and calm atmosphere of the place is transformed into one which includes crazy parties on yachts, resorts and beaches. Apart from the usual beaches and water sports activities, there are other tourist spots too one can visit while here. However, early reservations are definitely recommended as this place is very popular during this time of the year.
The foodies and wine lovers place:
Good for: Beach, French colony, Peaceful Ashrams, Cafes, Cheap booze
The small town is still very much Indian at heart although the Union Territory, lends its cultural and architectural elements from the French lineage. The quaint town, also host to the “Aurobindo Yoga Ashram”, is a good place for self-reflection. The variety of restaurants, the steak and wine, just add to its natural alluring and create the perfect destination for a laid-back but fun New Year celebration.
For the beach lovers:
Good for: Beach, Parties, Sunburn Festival, Seafood, Cheap booze, Carnivals
Goa is an ideal place for a vacation around new year. The luxurious hotels, the umpteen food choices and the numerous party places, makes Goa an addictive place to be to. Goa is also blessed with a wide range of biodiversity from sea-eagles to water buffaloes.
For the desert lovers:
Good for: Desert, Clear Skies
The city of Jaisalmer is also known for its golden sand dunes and of course, the mystery of the Thar Desert itself. The hue of the desert has given it the name of the “Golden City” and it’s one of Rajasthan’s most well known tourist destinations. The clear, starry nights giving you a stunning view of the Milky Way. The slow and peaceful camel safari is also one that comes into the must-do list. The chill of the desert and of course, the local Rajasthani cuisine, make it one of the new year destinations in India where you can have the best time.
For the city explorers:
Good for: Beaches, Nightlife, Religious, Fine dining, Historic, Shopping
This city is like the master of all which has the whole of everything. The city of dreams, which hosts everyone and everything, from rags to riches, from beaches to high rise, from slums to bungalows, from street vada-pao to luxurious 7-stars, Mumbai is the amalgamation of Indian culture and people. With many beaches and historical places to explore and clubs ready to give you a dazzling start to your new year – Mumbai caters to you the way you would like it to.
For the photography lovers:
Kasol, Himachal Pradesh
Good for: Hills, Trekking, beautiful sceneries
A small, quaint and cosy escapade in the scenic hills of the Himachal, Kasol gives you the best of both worlds. Parvati Valley, located here is one of the most beautiful destinations not only in India but in the world. It would obviously be very cold here during New Year, but the great time you’ll spend here partying and breathing in the fresh mountain air and enjoying the scenic beauty, is bound to make you forget about the chill. With its crazy party scenes and beautiful natural scenery, this is the place to be during New Year’s Eve.
For the hill station lovers:
Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu
Good for: Hills, Natural Beauty, Coffee
Here’s one from the South! A charming hill station located in Tamil Nadu, Kodaikanal is often referred to as the “Princess of hill stations” and is a popular honeymoon and holiday destination in the South. The cool and misty climate, waterfalls, the lush green hills and forests make it look like something straight out of a fairytale! One must definitely visit this place during New Year, be it with family or friends. I’m sure you’re in for an amazing time here! Don’t forget to try some of their amazing coffee.
For the peace lovers:
Good for: Backwaters, Beaches, Ayurveda
Alappuzha or Alleppey is called the “Venice of the East” and with its vast variety of canals, lagoons, beaches and backwaters, rightly so. If a serene getaway is on your mind this year end, look no further. A very traditional village life coupled with the best backwaters experience in India. Allappuzha is the ideal place for those looking to greet the new year in peace.
The centre of everything:
Good for: Historic, Religious, Party, Food, Shopping
Being the nation’s capital, New Delhi is full of historical places and museums. With its amazing performing arts scene, it is an artistic heaven. Even if food or shopping is your idea of fun, Delhi should be at the top of your list as well. With Mughlai to South Indian to Continental food and from Rajasthani Handicraft to Madhubani paintings to cheap Chinese electronics, Delhi has it all. This city makes for a colourful new year celebration.