Independence Day long weekend is right around the corner. With only a couple of weeks left, now is a good time to plan for it. If you’re looking for a getaway and for things to do on Independence Day, you’ve come to the right place. Indulge in adventure sports, visit the lush green tea plantations, take a dip in the gushing waterfalls, and live like the royalty of Rajasthan–there are many options to explore.

Here’s a list of things you can do on the Independence Day long weekend. 

Explore the royal palaces in Udaipur

Udaipur has some of the best palaces and forts in the country. If you wish to indulge in a royal lifestyle you can plan your stay at Udaipur resort by Club Mahindra. Live as the maharajas and maharanis lived. Enjoy experiences like Raja Rani poolside dinner, a Rajasthani theme evening with folk dancers showcasing the rich culture of the state, learn how to make puppets at the puppet-making workshop, and a lot more! Visit the palaces and enjoy a panoramic view of the city from above.

Gorge on delicious food in Lucknow

If you love food and are always looking to explore new flavours, you can plan a trip to Lucknow. Go on a journey to explore the various flavours of Lucknow. Tunday Kebab, Biryani, Nihari & Kulcha, Chaat, Kachori, Kulfi…the list goes on! You can plan a vacation to visit the best food stalls and restaurants in the city and have a sinfully delicious long weekend.

Dive into the exquisiteness of Matheran 

Matheran is the best weekend gateway from Mumbai for those who wish to find solace in the laps of nature. Monsoons being the most appropriate time of year, this long independence day weekend choose Matheran as your destination and charm your mind and soul with the best scenic beauty.

Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site at Hampi

One of the famous weekend gateaways in South India, this place Hampi takes you back to the 14th Century era. This surreal landscape gives you a spine-thrilling feeling of living during the Vijayanagara Empire civilization with its brilliance local art. 

Go trekking near Manali

One of the most popular hill stations in India, Manali is a place that has something for everyone. For those who are interested in trekking and camping, many trails are close to Manali that you can try. After your adventures, you can check into either Club Mahindra White Meadows resort or Club Mahindra Snow Peaks resort. Both the resorts in Manali offer amenities and experiences to ensure that your stay is not only comfortable but also enjoyable.

Visit the tea estates in Munnar

This quaint little hill town in Kerala is a great location for those looking to have a peaceful Independence Day long weekend. Visit the lush green tea estates in Munnar and learn everything about the tea plantation and production process. Plan your stay at Munnar resort by Club Mahindra. Wake up to the view of the lush greenery and enjoy a warm cup of tea from the plantations in Munnar. It is an experience you cannot miss!

Make this Independence Day long weekend a special one. Plan a trip and indulge in your favourite activities at these locations. You’ll be sure to return home feeling rejuvenated.

About Club Mahindra

Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 250,000 members , who can holiday at 100+ resorts in India and abroad.

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