The arrival of long weekends sees people packing their bags to enjoy short trips to popular holiday destinations within and outside the country. The long weekends provide working couples a refreshing break from not only their hectic work schedule but also the monotony of a routine life. Surprisingly, many single individuals seek the opportunity to distress and enjoy the fun of exploring a new destination during the long weekend.
India being a vast country, there is no dearth of places that people can visit to spend their long weekends in a fun filled and exciting manner. Whether they seek the refreshing refuge of nature or intend to enjoy and adventure trip or simply seek a destination where they can sit back and relax in a peaceful environment, the country has much to offer to satisfy the specific need of such travellers.
Given below are some popular destinations that people choose to travel to for spending a long weekend.
Shimla: The thrill of spending a weekend at one of the most picturesque hill stations in Northern India is simply unparalleled. The city offers a perfect mix of ancient architecture and modern lifestyle which enhances the fun of any holiday.
Jaipur: Popular by the name of the pink city, Jaipur is a tourist’s delight as it offers several avenues of enjoyment for the visitors. From ancient palaces and forts to the rich cultural hubs, every moment spent in the city turns into a beautiful memory.
Agra: A heaven for the lovers, Agra is the ultimate destination for people who want to enjoy a great romantic holiday. Apart from the beautiful Taj Mahal, people can also enjoy the architectural splendor of Fatehpur Sikri which is located only a stone’s throw away.
Rishikesh: For people who love thrill and adventure, Rishikesh provides a multitude of opportunities to get the adrenaline pumping through their veins. Set in beautiful Himalayan foothills, this spiritual city makes a perfect destination for a fun filled and exciting weekend.