Now that the New Year has finally kicked in, it’s time to make those trips you’ve been planning with your girlfriends, happen! Goa might have always been your dream destination but we’ve got 10 destinations for your all girls trip that will beat Goa, hands down!
Image: MelancholyandMagic on InstagramHavelock is the perfect holiday destination you and your girlfriends have been dreaming of! It’s a mere four-hour ferry ride away from Port Blair. It’s the perfect destination to take away all the stress from your life and leave you fresh and ready to take on the world! Go to Neil’s Cove, Kalapathar Beach and definitely visit the Full Moon Cafe. Where to stay:Dolphin Resort, Barefoot
2. Being royal in Jaipur
Image: Atul Raj on InstagramIf all you chicas need is a little pampering, then hurry over to Jaipur. Explore the gorgeous forts and palaces the city has to offer - Nahargarh Fort, City Palace, Amber Palace, Jaigarh Fort among others - and immerse yourself in the history that still stands! The city has some really beautiful cafes to eat your hearts out as well.Where to stay:Nahargarh Haveli
Image: LoiterToiter on InstagramThe perfect little getaway to relax and unwind, Dhom Dam is made for short camping trips. Just about 5-6 hours away from Mumbai, ahead of village Wai, lies the artificial Dhom lake. You can camp, hitch a boat ride, kayak and if you’re lucky enough, have a nice starlit evening of acoustic music.Where to stay:Sahyadri Boat Club
5. Going back in time in Puducherry
Image: IndiaCulturalHub on InstagramDo it like the French do in Pondi! From absolutely gorgeous beaches and French architecture to even better food, you’ll find it all! Enjoy the quaint little cafes, go enjoy the peace of Auroville and the buzz of the flea markets!Where to stay:Le Pondy, Sunway Manor
Image: Shivani Shrivastava on InstagramShivpuri in Rishikesh is the perfect spot for you to spend a weekend or more! Go there for rafting, and camping on the riverside. We’re not the only ones recommending it, remember the song ‘Shaam’ from Aisha? Yup, that was Shivpuri! Where to stay:Bull’s Retreat, Camp Panther
8. The breathtaking Tawang!
Image: Atul Raj on InstagramDoesn’t Tawang look like a dream come true? Situated in Northwestern Arunachal Pradesh, you have to visit Tawang if you’re travelling to the North-East of India. When in Tawang, no matter where you turn, it’s pure perfection you’ll see!Where to stay:Hotel Taktsang
9. Run away to Rann of Kutch
Image: Musaafir__ on InstagramThis seasonal salt marsh in the Kutch district of Gujarat is where you want to go for peace and tranquillity. It is not until you see the desert all around you that you realise where you stand and why. If you’re lucky, you might just witness the Chir Batti (Ghost lights) which is an unexplained light that comes out in the dark night skies and changes colour from blue, red and yellow!Where to stay:Regenta Resort
10. A road trip to Leh
Image: LoiterToiter on InstagramYou wouldn’t have lived enough until you’ve taken the much talked about, much sought after road trip to Leh-Ladakh. It’s tough but it will truly teach you the joys of travelling. Visit the Pangong Tso Lake, Nubra valley, and the Leh Palace... But just look at the amazing starlit sky and mountains to try to mentally capture the moment forever.Where to stay:Ratna Hotel, Hotel Caravan CentreSo, girls, pack your bags and get ready to travel with your gang!