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5 Best Places to Celebrate New Year in India

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The winters are here and our wait is almost over. The Christmas hymns are being rehearsed and trees being decorated. The ringing of bells and sweet melodies can be heard every now and then, there is excitement in the air.

Can you feel it? The happiness and Christmas miracles surrounding the atmosphere, the candies being sold out from the shops, and the rum cakes being baked in the ovens. 

1- Goa – An abode for Party Animals 

When it comes to party places, Goa had to be on the top of the list. This place is a lodestone for party lovers from around the world. The beaches, seafood, and nightlife are some of the key features in Goa.

Tourists rush to Goa just to be a part of the crazy and humongous new year celebration organized here. The Sunburn Festival is what grabs the attention of youngsters. Dancing by the beach, letting go of yourself, and allowing the joy and wildness around consume you.

Groove all night to the beats of the peppy music, be a part of the luxurious cruise party. Goa offers a perfect blend of nature and culture, the bohemian-style parties are worth being on your travel bucket list. 

2- Gokarna – Pocket-Sized Paradise

The new hub for party lovers, this beachy destination is no more considered as one of the pilgrim sites. High-end Resorts in Gokarna organize some of the most vibrant and crazy parties during new year’s eve.

This picture-perfect destination offers not only wild parties held along the beach but also a calm and serene vibe for those who want to spend this eve with their family.

View of the sunkissed beaches can be enjoyed while you rest in one of the beach shacks and enjoy some beverages. Be a part of the tasting sessions organized near the beaches to introduce new brews. Enjoy, relax and explore while in Gokarna.  

3- Kutch – The White Land

While in Kutch remember to visit the salty desert and wildlife. The Rann of Kutch is famous for its new year activities like the Kutch Utsav and the full moon party. Tourists gather here in huge numbers to be a part of this renowned Utsav.

This Utsav teleports you to another world, metaphorically. Some mind-blowing traditional dance performances followed by many more fun-filled activities are organized to keep the attendees involved.

Tourists also visit the fossil park and KaloDungar. When in Kutch remember to visit the heritage sites, try traditional cuisines and shop for traditional goods from here. 

4- Mumbai – Party runs in the veins of city

The city of dreams for sure knows how to throw a party that makes people go gaga. As soon as the clock ticks 12 and the golden hour arrives the night brightens up with fireworks.

Do watch the firecrackers imprint the dark sky, from the Gateway of India. Mumbai is famous for beaches, parties, nightlife, and Bollywood celebrities. While you book hotels in Mumbai remember to see its proximity from the tourist spots.

Places to visit in Mumbai are the Gateway of India, Colaba Market, Nariman point, Bandstand, Juhu beach, Sanjay Gandhi National Park, and Prithvi cafe. And yes! the new year celebrations in Mumbai are a rollercoaster ride. 

5- Manali – Love is in the Air  

Also known as the ‘ Valley of Gods’, Manali is a slightly mischievous yet amazing location. The trails of Manali are similar to that Kaccha Aam toffee that is sweet from the outside and spicy from the inside.

This gorgeous town receives tourists from around the world throughout the year. The fun of partying around a bonfire doubles when the temperature drops but it turns into a blast when the new year is around.

You can try various delicacies, go on a shopping spree at the Mall road, trek in the mountains, and visit temples. Enjoy the Thantrik Trance Music Festival and dance till you drop on the beats of the music.

Take a ski trip if permitted and draw lines on the white canvas like ice. Go camping, enjoy sightseeing and give yourself a detox in the hot springs. Book hotel in Manali at least two months prior to your arrival as it is often filled with tourists and it is not easy to get the room of your choice.

Hope you have decided on a location to celebrate your new years eve. Allow us to assist you by making your hotel booking process smooth. Book your hotels with HotelDekho.com to get the best prices. 

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