Are you looking for a relatively quiet Diwali, a place far from distractions of the noisy crackers, but not willing to travel far from Delhi? Then here is our list of five destinations which you are likely to find useful.
With minimum temperatures ranging from 16 degrees in the day to 7 degrees at night, the weather in this quiet little town will ensure that your Diwali getaway from the city will be pleasant. If you want to do nothing and enjoy time to yourself, head here for your noise-free Diwali break.
Ditch Mussoorie and hole up in this quiet corner at the edge of the popular Himalayan town. Known for its beautiful and tranquil settings, it is home to some of India's eminent writers too. Enjoy a quiet holiday but do not forget to drop in at the famous Char Dukan for its delicious pancakes or a cup of coffee.
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
Needless to say, Shimla is one of the most popular hill stations in the country that exudes an old-warm charm and is surrounded by picturesque views. Do not forget to check out the wonderful cafes that dot the hill station.
Dharmashala, Himachal Pradesh
If you have a spiritual side, Dharamshala in Himachal should be on your bucket list this Diwali. Dharamshala is home to His Holiness, Dalai Lama the 14th. If you are looking to spend a couple of days in isolation or practice self-reflection, this is the perfect spot.