7 Famous Christmas Holidays Destinations in India


Christmas time is here!! And I know, you all are thinking of enjoying perfect Christmas holidays destination in India.

One of my favorite festivals – the celebrations, gifts, decorations! India too have so many Christmas holidays destination.

I make sure that I celebrate this festival every year in different places because India, there are almost 25 million Christians in India who celebrate Christmas with their own rituals and traditions.

Celebrating with them in different cities will make memories for a lifetime. 

7 famous Christmas holidays destinations

1. Goa

christmas in goaAs Christian population is more in Goa, it is in full bloom during Christmas. You are lucky if you are in Goa during Christmas time.

You will see people decorating Christmas trees, beautifully decorated churches, countless stalls selling homemade chocolates and a beautiful atmosphere of happiness. In Goa Christmas is celebrated with lots of fun.

2. Kerala

Perfect Christmas holidays in keralaEvery street in Kerala is beautifully decorated to light up your mood. Christmas is celebrated with great enthusiasm across the state as people decorate the streets, churches and their houses.

Christmas is special for Kerala and it will be memorable time if you are planning a trip down there.

3. Chennai

chennaiTamil Nadu’s capital Chennai is one of the fastest growing metro cities of India. The areas dominated by Christians are beautifully decorated and places like markets, shopping complex and restaurants offer huge discounts.

Celebrating in Chennai becomes more fun as a large number of events are organised in city.

4. Pondicherry

pondicherryPondicherry is perfect destination for Christmas holidays. if you like clean and calm beaches, beautiful architecture having a French orientation and some adventure sports, than this place is for you.

The locals are high on energy during this season. Church of Our Lady of Immaculate Conception and Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus are the must visit places during Christmas.

5. Delhi

delhiDelhi is amazing during this Christmas season with Christian localities beautifully decorated, malls glowing with lights and clubs throwing theme parties.

Also this year Delhi is celebrating a white Christmas to sympathies with Paris attack victims. You will see white Christmas trees around Delhi this year instead of traditional red and green.

6. Manali

Christmas holidays in Manali You will also see a white Christmas in Manali not because of white Christmas tress but from the snow. It mostly snows during Christmas time which will give you chance to go skiing, making snowman and play with snow balls.

The beauty of Manali makes it in the list of Christmas holidays destination of everyone. Book hotels in advance as it is festive season during December in Manali.

7. Kodaikanal

KodaikanalAt 2000 meters above sea level Kodaikanal is a hill station in the southern state of India, Tamil Nadu. December is a wonderful time to celebrate Christmas holidays while enjoying extreme chilliness of Kodaikanal. You will see a lot of local troupe performing during the christ’s birth anniversary.

I hope I have listed your favorite Christmas destination but in case if I have missed it, mention below in comment.


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