Vacation is the time to relax, have fun, and reset before returning to your normal life from everyday life stress. Studies say that the short trips help one to have a happier and memorable journey than the longer one. Also, it is welcomed by people, as it opens to more destinations and experiences.
Keep it short and sweet
Lambasingi, Andhra Pradesh
Often referred to as the ‘Kashmir of Andhra’, Lambasingi awaits with its mist-clad forests and the rustic, classic Indian village scenery. Bask in the afterglow of intoxication in Lambasingi, when the clouds descend to the earth, redrawing mountain-lines every single day in the act of embracing and leaving, continuously. Walk under the blessed paths that seem to melt into oblivion, making each step you take an acute existential experience. Lambasingi shall remain as a breezy memory in your mind.
It’s one of the beautiful places in India, sprawling tea plantations, picturesque towns, winding lanes, and holiday facilities make this a popular resort town. Among the exotic flora found in the forests and grasslands here is the Neelakurinji. This flower which bathes the hills in blue once in every twelve years. Away from the hustle and bustle, the place can get you to experience endless stretches of bright green tea plantations. Adding to the romance in the air is the sweet aroma of tea that wafts through.
Jaisalmer probably tops the charts in term of foreign arrivals as well a large number of domestic travellers. It is called the 'golden city' due to its bounteous golden dunes flowing in the Thar Desert. The place adorns with beautiful temples, desert safari, walking through its forts, palaces, and havelis and enjoying evenings by its lakes. It easily makes it to the best places to visit for a short vacation. Situated close to the Pakistan border, Jaisalmer’s Sonar Quilla is a living fort replete with hotels, shops and old and majestic havelis
Auli is a snow-lovers’ paradise as it is dotted with skiing resorts and hosts several skiing championships and festivals. The events are sure to be exciting even if the two of you are entirely unfamiliar with skiing as there are many contests and training opportunities for beginners. Though a small destination, Auli is immensely popular and tourists regularly travel to the region by bus, jeep or taxi. This hill station in Uttarakhand offers both the calming experience of staying in a remote area as well as the assurance of being connected to major cities like Dehradun and Rishikesh. The region also offers an awe-inspiring view of Himalayan peaks including Nanda Devi and Mana Parvat.
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
Shimla was once famous for being the summer capital of British India; now couples visit the hill station every year between December and January to witness the intermittent snowfall and the snow-clad slopes. There are several buildings in the region that belong to the colonial era, which provide many exploration opportunities to those interested in art, architecture and history. Stroll down the vibrant, vehicle-free mall road with your loved one. Or plan a day trip to Kasauli and Mashobra. You must also make it a point to take a ride on the adorable Kalka-Shimla toy train, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and takes passengers through a picturesque, hilly route.
- Confirmtkt & Travelyaari