Top 5 Must-Visit Destinations for April Long Weekend

The spring season is finally here and the pleasant weather begs for a vacation. So, before it gets too hot to even step out, we suggest you quickly take one. It’s okay if you missed the Good Friday weekend. Lucky for you, April is bringing along another long weekend with itself and we hope that you are planning to make the most of it. 


21st–23rd April (Eid al-Fitr weekend)

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Here are five destinations you can visit this long weekend:


This cute, little town is a unique blend of French and Indian cultures, which is evident in its architecture, eateries and way of life. From picturesque cafes, colonial buildings, bustling markets to colourful temples and vibrant streets, you will love everything about Puducherry. If you have the time, you can also go to Auroville and visit the famous Matrimandir.

Nearest Airport: Puducherry Airport



Snow-covered hills, tall cedar and deodar trees, and beautiful streams are a few things that come to our minds when we think of Manali. One of the most popular destinations in Himachal for solo and group travellers alike, there’s never a wrong time to visit the town. If adventurous is how you describe yourself, then you can indulge in a range of activities like trekking, paragliding and river rafting here.

Nearest Airport: Kullu–Manali Airport


Surrounded by majestic snow-capped mountains, lush green valleys, and cascading waterfalls, Gangtok is a paradise for nature lovers. The cuisine is a fusion of Nepalese, Tibetan and Indian flavours. The city is also known for its monasteries and temples, where you can experience the local religious and spiritual practices. 

Nearest Airport: Bagdogra Airport



Located in the foothills of the Himalayas in the northern state of Uttarakhand, Rishikesh is also known as the “Yoga Capital of the World”. It attracts tourists from all over the world seeking a spiritual and adventurous experience. The town is situated on the banks of the holy Ganges River. You can try various adventure sports here, like rafting. Camping and trekking are also big attractions in Rishikesh.

Nearest Airport: Dehradun Airport


Munnar is a beautiful hill station in Kerala. It is known for its serene beauty, lush greenery, and tranquil environment. It is a perfect destination for nature lovers and those seeking a peaceful getaway. The town is often covered in blankets of mist in the mornings. You can take a walk down the tea plantations with the weather in your favour. Don’t forget to click pictures of the incredible scenery for your Instagram!

Nearest Airport: Cochin International Airport

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