The temperature dips in December and it’s one of the coldest month. The markets are filled with Christmas decorations, Santa Claus outfits and plum cakes. People take break from work and travel to exotic places for the New Year celebrations. The air is filled with enthusiasm and joy. Catch a glimpse of what December has in store for you. New year in your city? Don't you do that every year? Celebrate New Year in some other city, and the experience will last a lifetime. Think no more, book an air ticket before it's too late.
Looking for a royal holiday? Well, there is no place like Rajasthan where you will be amazed by the breathtaking lakes, magnificent forts and awe-inspiring carved temples. Visit the Amber Fort and admire the artistic architecture in Jaipur. Enjoy the scenic vistas of the Pichola Lake in Udaipur. Treat yourself to royalty as you witness the majestic palaces and hill forts in Jodhpur. Indulge in wilderness at the Ranthambore National park and explore the Jain temples in Bikaner. Rajasthan is popular for its jewellery and handicrafts, so you can satiate the shopaholic in you and carry souvenirs for your loved ones back home. Tantalise you palate with finger-licking Rajasthani cuisine, daal-baati-churma. You can also indulge in hot air balloon ride and desert safari.
Why Dubai? It’s a hotspot which will delight you with its vibrant vibes, ultramodern architecture and a plethora of adventure activities. It’s a mecca of nightlife and markets. From desert safari and snow world to belly dancing and shopping malls - this haven is sure to sweep you off your feet. Don’t leave Dubai without visiting Burj Khalifa, Dubai Dolphinarium, Spice Souks, experiencing the Arabian Nights at the Pacha Ibiza, relishing the scrumptious Shawarma and indulging in the hot air balloon flight and the Dhow Cruise. December also witnesses the popular Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF).
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Want a break from the routine? Then, get your heart racing on the tempting Andaman and Nicobar Islands while you indulge in thrilling water sport activities like scuba diving and snorkelling. It’s an altogether different world which instantly takes away all your stress and leaves you with a feeling to stay forever. You will go speechless as you witness the rich marine life while you holiday in the exotic Havelock Island. Visit the Cellular Jail (Black Waters), where the freedom fighters were kept in exile by the Britishers. Indulge in a pampering massage at a spa, a candle light dinner by the beach or enjoy stargazing with your sweetheart for everlasting memories.
If pristine sea waters, exhilarating activities and rich marine life interests you, then a trip to Mauritius is meant for you. Watch the affectionate dolphins playing in the water or bask in the scintillating sun or simply frolic by the sea, this promising paradise will add zest to your life. Capture stunning shots of the amazing flora and fauna. Boost your spirit and try out parasailing, waterskiing, sea kayaking and horse riding excursion. Explore the Labourdonnais Orchards and be amazed by the tropical fruit trees and perfumed exotic flowers. Visit the Caudan Waterfront, a shopping mall which includes restaurants and cinemas. The SSR Botanical Garden will delight you with its unique flora. You can also tour the Moka mountains or indulge in Safari Jeep trips and embrace the wilderness along with your better-half. Don’t miss out on the popular ‘sega’ dance performance.
Want to begin your New Year with a blast? Then, you must hit the Times Square in New York which promises wonderful times. With the BallDrop Pass, enjoy access to happening nightclubs, lounges, restaurants and event spaces. For the party lovers, it’s a paradise guaranteeing unlimited fun time. Toothsome delicacies and beverages, inviting vibes and lots of lovely music, what else can you ask for?
Climb the Sydney Harbour Bridge
When you think of Sydney, what comes to your mind? Fashion, mouth-watering cuisines, Opera House and sandy surf beaches isn’t it? But now you can also pump your adrenaline and try climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge. It’s a popular activity and tours run throughout the day. You will be provided with protective clothing and secured to the bridge by a wire lifeline during the climb.
Events / Festivals
- Christmas: December 25, 2016
- Full Moon Party (Koh Phangan, Thailand): December 14, 2016
- New Year's Eve: December 31, 2016