6 Best Places to Celebrate New Year in India

New Year 2022 is only a week away! It’s that time of the year when we finally make peace with everything that has happened so far and look forward to the New Year with new hopes. So, there’s naturally a lot of excitement around the New Year for all the right reasons. Most people plan big for New Year’s Day and if you too love the idea of welcoming the New Year at a new place, then this article is for you. From ringing in the New Year with a bang at Goa to giving your celebration a royal touch at Rajasthan, here are some of the best places to celebrate the New Year in India.


We cannot help but start our list of the best places to celebrate New Year in India with Goa. This smallest Indian state throws the biggest and loudest New Year’s party, thus making it a top choice among revelers for a New Year’s party. The vibrant atmosphere of the clubs and pubs at the Party Capital of India gets you into the party mood in no time. And even if you are not much of a party animal, then you have amazing sunsets, lovely music, and bonfire events by the beach to revel in. Whatever your interests, Goa is hands-down a top New Year destination in the country. 

Udaipur, Rajasthan:

 This beautiful city dotted with stunning palaces, spectacular forts, and other beautiful monuments that reflect the royal heritage of Rajasthan is perfect for welcoming the New Year in style. Illuminated by beautiful lights, many popular attractions in Udaipur get all decked up for New Year’s Eve. The weather in this romantic city is amazing too during this time of the year. Majestic fireworks dazzle up the night sky as the clock strikes 12! Needless to say, witnessing the fireworks light up the City of Lakes turns out to be one of your best experiences. 

Manali, Himachal Pradesh:

How about visiting a place that rolls out a ‘white’ carpet as if to welcome the New Year? For all snowfall lovers, Manali is among the best places to celebrate New Year in India. You could indulge yourself in endless activities like skiing, snowboarding, paragliding, etc., or simply trek to the mountains and get lost in the beauty of snow-covered landscapes. Don’t forget to offer your prayers at the Gurudwara Sahib Manikaran on New Year’s Day. Seek God’s blessings as you invite the new year into your lives. 


The nation’s capital city is another of the most happening places to celebrate New Year in India. The nightclubs and pubs in Delhi will be bustling with activity all night long, and there are rave parties, musical events, concerts, themed parties and other special events arranged for New Year’s Eve. Tickets to these events will be sold out very quick, so plan ahead. Again, if you do not like parties, head to India Gate and watch the spectacular show of fireworks. Don’t miss any of it; get your flights to Delhi booked with Indian Eagle now!

Rann of Kutch:

Rann of Kutch is the place to go for surreal New Year celebrations! The vast white salt desert that hosts the annual Rann Utsav during this time (the famed White desert festival runs for 3 months, from December to February) has everything sorted for an amazing New Year’s Eve. There are fascinating cultural programs, adrenaline-pumping adventures, mouth-watering food items, and shopping opportunities besides a host of memorable experiences like camping in the beautiful white desert, stargazing on a full moon night, etc. Don’t you like your New Year celebrations to be filled with nature, adventure, culture, heritage, and food all at the same time?


Of all the places to celebrate New Year in India, Pondicherry stands out due to its obvious French vibe that can make everything a little more exciting. Beachside gatherings, bonfire parties, street parties, and fireworks are the main show stealers, and you are bound to have a gala time at any of Pondicherry’s party venues that range from French-style bars, clubs, cafes, and lounges to lavish hotels and restaurants. So, let your hair down, get grooving to the music, grab your favorite drink, and say hello to the New Year 2022.

                                  Apart from the above, Bengaluru, Kolkata, Mumbai, Manali, Ooty, Gulmarg, and McLeodganj are some of the other best places to celebrate the New Year in India. Get ready to welcome the New Year in style and kickstart 2022 with so much fun and laughter. We wish you a happy New Year in advance!

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