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8 Weekend Getaways near Your Cities to Escape the Holi Madness

8 Weekend Getaways near Your Cities to Escape the Holi Madness wikimedia.com

Are you one of those people who’d rather stay away from the Holi festivities and use the time to explore a new destination. Then these 8 getaways are just perfect for you.

1. Sakleshpur

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source: HolidayIQ reviewer Abhishek Singh from Mumbai took this in Sakleshpur

“This is one destination where one can escape from the fast paced city routine life. Very scenic, a treat to watch the beautiful mountains with fog covering all around. Excellent weather and best part no pollution no traffic.” shares HolidayIQ reviewer Tarun Guntha.

2. Wayanad

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source: HolidayIQ reviewer Abhishek Anand from Mumbai took this in Wayanad

“Wayanad is an explorer's paradise. It's complete green cover makes you love nature the most. Its cool and calm in Wayanad, the views from its tourist points like the Lakkidi View point is breathtaking.” shares Ankit Sanghvi.

3. Lonavala

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source: HolidayIQ reviewer VRV from Mumbai took this in Lonavala

“I would have spent numerous weekends here and still every time it's a fresh experience. Nice weather, Lush greenery all around, Mountains, waterfall, chikki, hot misal and what. Definitely a perfect weekend destination.” shares Forum Parekh.

4. Ratnagiri

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source: HolidayIQ reviewer Shekhil Hassan took this in Ratnagiri

"You will love this place once you see the blue sea and beaches. It so beautiful that you would love to spend your mornings and evenings in the beach. You can visit Ganapatipule temple also." shares HolidayIQ reviewer Shekhil Hassan.

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5. Almora

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"Almora is hill town known for its elitist culture. Pt. Uday Shankar made Almora world famous for its aesthetics. The Kumaoni nose ring is synonymous to Almora. My soul is deeply touched by its hospitality with modern facilities as well as its sounds of jager and mantra chanting in temples." shares HolidayIQ reviewer Kiran Sood.

6. Lansdowne

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"A beautiful hill station with some stunning valley views and great weather. Far from the hustle bustle of city life and very limited network connectivity, you can actually focus on spending some quality time with your loved ones." shares HolidayIQ reviewer Sunil Nair.

7. Sunderbans

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source: HolidayIQ reviewer Tarit ganguly took this in Sunderbans

“An exclusive piece of Indulgence with nature. The majestic water bodies with lush green Mangroves and the soothing breeze from the water will simply make you feel great. It's totally different from other places as mother nature is simply irresistible.” shares HolidayIQ reviewer Tarit Ganguly

8. Pondicherry

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"Pondicherry is best for travellers who loved to be charmed by life as it is. This place, so culturally vivid and amalgamated with the character of the town feeling no less than amused and fascinated at the same time." shares HolidayIQ reviewer Milo Ankha.

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