There are several places to visit in India During Christmas. But I prefer to go –
Christamas Celebration in Goa is the Perfec t Way to Soak in the Festivities. Nightlong parties on beaches, friendly chats and cocktails in bars and pubs, cathedrals decorated with lights and flowers, and midnight mass in churches with little children singing melodious carols…there’s nothing like a Christmas celebration at the hippest places in Goa.
Must Visit Churches: Basilica of Bom Jesus, Se Cathedral, Santa Cruz Church.
It is believed Christianity came to India in 4th Century AD when St Thomas, one of the disciples of Jesus visit Kerala. He preached about Jesus in Kerala and it is said a large number of people chose to becomes the follower of Christian faith. In Kerala, the way of Christmas celebration exhibits the influence of Syrian and Western Christians.
Daman and Diu-
Daman and Diu, a union territory in west India, In the town of Moti Daman, the Basilica of Bom Jesus Church is known for its gilt altarpiece. With several cultural shows, Corridinho (Portuguese dance) shows, midnight mass in the many churches located here, and the zillions of lamps illuminating the skies overhead.
Generally its very cool in Manaliand Snowfall is expected if it rains in December. This is the peak time in winter for your fairytale Christmas where you can play in the snow, go skiing and snowboarding, hang out at the chic cafes, decorate Christmas trees, and sit by the fireplace in your snug little hut sipping on hot chocolate
It is one beautiful place to be in these days. Celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, and offer your prayers at the beautiful churches of Gulmarg. Experience the chills as you celebrate the joyous festival with your loved ones wrapped up in a white blanket of snow accompanied by a cup of hot chocolate.
Delhiis celebrated with enormous enthusiasm, which is why it prominently sits in the list of Christmas getaways in India. Malls & posh streets are stylishly decorated, clubs start throwing in theme parties, cafes & restaurants pull out special menus for the occasion, and one can feel the essence of all festivities in the atmosphere around them.
Christmas in Mumbaiis, without a doubt, one of the best places to visit. Christmas trees on the sidewalk, malls and markets jazzed up with Christmas lights and props, and the delicious scent of fruit cakes and date rolls hanging in the air with lights, smiles, and music all around.