2 scenic Indian snowy destinations apt for ringing in New Year


First posted on December 26, 2022, at 7:00 AM IST

While people may spend festive time with their families now that Christmas is around. Many people also want to go on a special trip, to celebrate New Year’s Eve with a bang. For people who are tired of traveling to exotic foreign destinations, here are the two places in India that are perfect for ringing in the new year.

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During the advent of Christmas, people fully enjoy the festive vibes. Since Christmas is already here, the most exciting way to end the exciting year is to go to an attractive and wonderful destination to enjoy the festive vibes surrounding the New Year. And what better way to celebrate the day than on a holiday with the family?

If you are also planning to go out for the New Year holidays but can’t seem to lock in the destination, we are here to help. Here are the two scenic Indian destinations. These places are perfect for ringing in the new year.

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1 - Manali:

Manali is one of the most beloved hill stations in North India. Lying on the banks of the Beas River, Manali is among the most eye-catching tourist places in India. The place is not only famous for its beauty, majestic mountains, rich history and culture but also for shopping places in Manali where you can buy souvenirs.

When snow meets Christmas, it creates the perfect atmosphere for this long-awaited holiday, enhancing its spirit. The stunning beauty and charm of the hills enhances the atmosphere with the onset of Christmas, which is spread everywhere throughout the New Year’s Eve, marking a perfect end to your holidays and leisure time. Exotic pine trees are beautiful when covered in snow and adorned with lights and decorations. The whole scene is captivating and it shows even more at night. If you want to experience the real spirit of not only Christmas but also ring in your new year in the snow and calm, then rent a wooden house and spend the night under the stars.

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2. Shillong:

The hill station in Shillong, also known as the ‘Scotland of the East’, is one of the best places for the New Year in India for those who want to detox and celebrate the New Year in peace and quiet. One can enjoy the relaxing sounds of the waterfalls, rest their eyes on the manicured gardens and pitch a tent on any of the open lawns in the city.

On New Year’s Eve, you will witness lit up markets and streets and melodies of folk music resounding in the air. You can even plan a guided jungle trek and set up camp under the blanket of starry skies as the clock strikes twelve midnight.

Best places to visit: Elephant Falls, Don Bosco Museum, Lady Hydari Park, and Shillong Peak.

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