Christmas in different parts of India

A lot of places in India celebrate Christmas in unique and interesting ways! Here’s a list of Christmas destinations that we recommend you to try!


1) Manali

Escape to the beautiful hills of Manali and experience a magical, snowy Christmas without having to fly all the way to Europe. Watch the snow clad Christmas trees by the chic cafes, create a cuddly snowman or go for an adventure skiing session!

2) Daman & Diu

You should head west to the quiet yet charming towns of Daman and Diu to get enthralled by the traditional Portuguese dance form, Corrindinho. While you are there, you may also attend the fantastic midnight mass at the famous St. Paul’s Church.


3) Goa

Come Christmas! Go Goa! Any reason why you shouldn’t follow that mantra when you get to experience the most happening parties spectacular fireworks at beaches, and the traditional old-world charm of Portuguese churches, all at one place? Need we say any more?


4) Kochi

The Kochi Muziris Biennale and Cochin Carnival are  held around Christmas and people from all over the world attend these events. You can also stay back for the one of a kind Indira Gandhi Boat race that follows immediately after Christmas.


5) Mumbai

Mumbai, the city of dreams, itself transforms into a dreamland during the festival of Christmas. Attend the midnight mass at the Mount Mary’s Basilica, or walk along the beautifully lit up Bandra streets or just join the party animals at a nearby pub; you will always be spoilt for choices in Mumbai!


With so many places waiting to be explored, you will have a tough time taking a call this Christmas. No matter what you pick, you are sure to have a blast!

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