Weekends are the best part of every week; Saturday and Sunday are the best days. In our daily routine, we people forget to give some time to our own self but if you can extract some time from the hustle bustle of your daily life and want to make your new year interesting this year, or if you have taken the resolution in 2016 to travel more then check out the weekend getaway which we have planned for the wanderlust people. Whenever the New Year arrives what we all do is that we scan the New Year’s calendar for the holidays and weekends and 2016 brings a lot of happiness because it has really long weekends for you and that you can enjoy with your family or with your loved ones. You can actually travel almost in every single month in this year; 2016.Below is the list of weekends which you can enjoy at a particular destination. If you are also planning a getaway on these below mentioned weekends and looking for the best packages to ease your journey then you can visit EaseMyTrip.com.
Republic Day Weekend (take a leave on Monday) 23 January-26 January
Jaipur is a perfect getaway from Delhi on this Republic Day weekend and you can reach there in some hours only and the most amazing thing is at this time you might get the glimpse of Jaipur literature festival which is organized every year from 21 January -25 January and if you are not interested in that you can visit the magnificent Hawa Mahal and Amer Fort and can get some good clicks.
Shivratri Weekend 5March-7March
One can enjoy this weekend in the most popular city, Chandigarh which is also reputed as “city of gardens”. There are many opportunities to make your Shivratri weekend a best weekend. One can here explore Rock Garden or can enjoy shopping in Sector 17 market which is one of the famous places to hang out and further you can enjoy boating in Sukhna Lake and tempt your taste buds with the typical Punjabi food.
Holi-Good Friday Weekend (take a leave on Thursday) 23March-27March
Mahabaleshwar is the perfect place to visit in the month of March because at this time the annual strawberry festival takes place during Easter. One can here taste the yummy strawberries and can explore this beautiful hill station. Some of the famous places in Mahabaleshwar are Pratapgarh Fort, Lingmala Falls, Mahabaleshwar Temple, Venna Lake and Wilson Point. It would be time saving if you are travelling to Mahabaleshwar from Mumbai or Pune.
Ambedkar Jyanti-Ram Navmi Weekend 14April-17April
If you want a warm and wonderful weekend then you can visit Rishikesh and can beat the heat. You can here enjoy water rafting and Bungee Jumping and can visit several temples if you want peace and if you are bit spiritual.
Independence Day Weekend 13August-15August
Coorg’s other name is Kodagu it is in Karnataka and is a perfect destination for a weekend getaway from Bangalore. This place is serene because it is less visited and is rich in flora. One can here explore the beautiful plantation of coffee and can enjoy the lush green environment. It would be best and time saving if you are travelling to Coorg from Bangalore.
Janamashtami Weekend (take a leave on Friday) 25August-28 August
On this Weekend you can plan a visit to Mathura and Vrindavan. This spiritual Vacation will help you out in spending some peaceful moments. You can here explore several famous temples like Banke Bihari Temple and Iscon Temple and then one can head towards Goverdhan Parikrama.
Ganesh Chaturthi Weekend 3 September-5 September
You can visit Mumbai on this weekend and can enjoy this vibrant festival of Ganesh Chaturthi too because this festival is celebrated with great fervor and enthusiasm. You can there dance at the music of beating drums and enjoy the favorite sweet dish of lord Ganesha that is modak.
Dussehra/Durgapuja-Muharam Weekend (take a leave on Monday) 8October-12October
This weekend is the best time to explore Kolkata because the festival of Durga Puja brings charm and dazzle in the city and here one can observe the festive environment at this time and can enjoy delicious stalls of Bengali food in the pandals which are set at the time of this festival and if you are bored with it then you can take a trip towards Hooghly and can enjoy the view of blue serene water. It would be best if you are going to Kolkata from Bhubaneswar.
Gurunanak Jyanti Weekend 12November-14november
If you are residing in Chennai then you can enjoy this weekend at Pondicherry. You can here enjoy delicious french food and can pay visit towards some famous places like Auroville and Promenade Beach to make your vacation memorable one.
Id-e-Milad Weekend (take a leave on Monday) 10 December-13december
You can visit Andaman Island at this weekend because at this time weather is pleasant and you can enjoy scuba diving also to try something new and adventurous. It would be best if you are travelling from Kolkata.