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Top 5 Diwali Destinations in India for Celebrations and Holiday


Diwali is the most celebrated festival in India as well as one of the most enjoyed festivals in the world. It is being celebrated around the world wherever you find Indians. It is the festival of lights, diyas and colourful sky. In the Diwali, people celebrate the occasion with friends/family members by visiting tourist attractions across the country.

Diwali is also the most important and the highest important festival in the country. The most of the people search for the popular tourist destinations during this occasion. In this article, we have compiled a list of the best tourist destinations in India for your celebration of Diwali.

1. Goa

Goa is the most popular tourist destination in India. Goa is widely known tourist destination for its clean and crystal clear water beaches. Goa will energize with so much energy. The beaches of Goa are the best for refreshment from your stressful life. On the occasion of Diwali, so many travel booking portals as well as travel operators provide the best discounted packages. It is always advisable to book your hotel room in advance to avoid overpriced hotel rooms.



2. Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

Varansi is one of the holy cities of India. It is the most important spiritual powerhouse for all Hindu religious followers. Varanasi will be decorated with lights, diyas and more throughout the city. The thousands of earthen lamps i.e. Diyas will be placed everywhere to make this festival full of lights.

Varanasi is also the most popular Hindu religious place in India. There are large numbers of Hindu temples are located in the city of Varanasi. So, you can also get blessings besides the celebration.

3. Kutch (Kuchchh) – Gujarat

Kutch is the largest district of India in terms of area. Kutch is also the most popular tourist destination around the world due to its white sand desert. Recently, Amitabh Bachchan promoted Kutch as one of the most beautiful deserts in the World.

Kutch district is having so many tourist attractions such as Royal Palace of Mandvi, Beach of Mandvi, Jesal Toral’s Samadhi and others.

4. Kashmir

Kashmir is known as the “Heaven on the Earth” around the world. It is most visited tourist destination in India. Kashmir is also widely known as “Switzerland of India” due to its beautiful mountains and the natural environment. The Valley of Kashmir is also more beautiful tourist destination than Switzerland. Kashmir will make your Diwali more delightful and memorable in your life.

5. Dwarka

Dwarka was built by Vishwakarma by the order of the Lord Krishna. Dwarka is considered as one of the most sacred places on the earth. It is one of the most important holy places for Hindu religious followers around the world. The city of Dwarka is visited by the millions of pilgrims each year to get the blessings from the Lord Krishna.

Besides the above mentioned Diwali destinations in India, there are other popular destinations, such as Mumbai, New Delhi, Ujjain, Ayodhya, Mathura, and Jaipur.