If you are a travelling enthusiast, you would know there is something comforting about being outdoors in the laps of nature. Whether it is in the mountains from where you get the most majestic view of the valley below or by the beach, where the cool blue water washes your feet, nature has the capacity to make you forget all your worries and be happy for living in the moment.  

India is an alluring land of many landscapes, cultures, and languages. No two states are alike, which can make it challenging to choose the best holiday destination. You may want to travel everywhere. However, if you are looking to spend a relaxing holiday, and enjoy reading books, we list down a few scenic destinations that you can travel to celebrate Book Lover’s Day. This day is a special day for all the Bibliophiles and it is celebrated every year on August 9th


Sun, sand, beach, offer the perfect setting to enjoy a relaxing day by the sea and enjoy reading your favourite book. Spending a day by the beach, doing nothing and immersing oneself in the books is a dream for many. You can live this dream, and accomplish your travel goal at Andaman.  

This beautiful tropical island is no less than a paradise. Here you can spend as much time as you want by one of the many beaches without any disturbance. The only sound you will hear are the waves washing the shores, and the only company you will have here is nature. 

Where to stay in Andaman 

If you don’t want to go outside, you can book your stay at Symphony Palms, Symphony Samudra, and Symphony Sands, Club Mahindra’s associate resorts in Andaman, and enjoy a blissful day curling up on the couch, reading for hours. As you spend the day indoors, you can enjoy gorging on delicious meals or pamper yourself with a relaxing massage at the in-house spa.  


Imagine a day where you spend a few hours reading a book and sipping on a delicious cup of tea that is served to you right where you are sitting and enjoying the most majestic view of the hills in front of you. Sounds unreal? Well, if this has always been your fantasy, you can live it for real in Munnar.  

A majestic hill station, nestled in the laps of Western Ghats in Kerala, the landscape of this place is replete with beautiful tea gardens, rolling hills and verdant green. It is one of the most peaceful places to visit in India, and one of the best getaways for book lovers.

Where to stay in Munnar 

You can walk to a hill top and spend hours reading your favourite book while enjoying tea and a beautiful view. If you don’t like being out in the open, you can enjoy reading in a more peaceful and comfortable setting at the Club Mahindra Mount Serene or Club Mahindra Munnar, two of the most popular resorts in Kerala 

The idyllic location of these resorts allows you to enjoy uninterrupted views of the hills from your room. Also, the premium amenities and the most friendly staff available at the resort, you can be sure to have a wonderful holiday experience. 


Fondly known as the ‘Queen of Hills,’ Mussoorie is one of the most loved holiday destinations in India. The old-world charm, glistening streams, and hidden pathways attracts thousands of tourists. If you are a bibliophile, this beautiful city in Uttarakhand would be perfect place for a holiday as it has been home to one of the most prolific Indian writers of British descent, Ruskin Bond. 

Where to stay in Mussorie 

If you are planning a trip to Mussoorie, you can carry Ruskin Bond books to read while travelling and get a copy signed by the legend himself as he is often spotted at the cafes. A visit to such a beautiful place needs a beautiful stay, and you need not look further than Club Mahindra Mussoorie. Visit with your family and you are sure to have an enriching experience at the resort in Mussoorie


The home of his holiness, the Dalai Lama, Dharamshala is one of the most beautiful places in India. A quaint and charming town, with the mighty snow-clad Dhauladhar mountain range in the background. Home many monks, this stunning town will instantly win your heart with its green expanses and majestic monasteries. The whole town has a unique tranquil vibe, making it the perfect place to spend a peaceful time while reading books. You can be outdoors anywhere amidst nature and lose yourself in the books. 

Where to stay In Dharamshala

You can make your trip to Dharamshala by booking your stay at the Club Mahindra, one of the best resorts in Himachal Pradesh. The spacious rooms offer breath-taking views and you can see and experience nature’s undisturbed glory. Every day you stay here, you can enjoy a string of fun activities, from jeep safari to learning towel origami and getting a taste of Tibetan culture, each day will be awesome than the previous one.  

India is a vast open library, and there are many beautiful locations that you can go to enjoy a peaceful vacation and read books. But these destinations mentioned above are blessed with bountiful natural beauty, and the picturesque landscapes only add more charm to your reading experience. 

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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