Deadlines, fights in the metro for seats, and clogged drains – city life is too much to handle. Long weekends therefore act as messiahs especially when one looks to the calendar to find a – long weekend.
In this series, we take a look at the next long weekend – August 12 – 15, 2017, for quick getaways from Ahmedabad. Amdavadis, take your pick here:
Kutch is that one place where every city dweller should go. Quietness is what defines this Rann. This surreal quietness is deep and calming. If that’s not what inspires you, the wide and beautiful white desert surely will. A delight for animal lovers, the Kutch Animal Sanctuary is a major attraction for all with its varied fauna and of course the Great Indian Bustard. The Mandawa beach is just perfect for you and your children to construct sandcastles all day. Accommodations range from luxurious ones, such as Serena Beach Resort to pocket friendly ones, such as Toran Resort.
This town is sure to tickle those who wish to dive into the old-world charm. With its alluring scenery, and varied trekking options, Suryamal is sure to provide you the vacation you have been waiting for. The Suryamal hilltop provides picturesque views of the era gone by.
Don’t we all want a respite from mundane city life? This quaint little town in every way is the best weekend destination with lush verdant and cheap liquor makes it a sure-shot favourite of the youth. *Winks*. Balmy sandy beaches and the captivating calmness make this City a wonderland. St.Jerome Church is one of the most renowned Churches for Catholicism. All those who wish to be imprinted with serenity Devka beach and Lighthouse are a must visit!
All those who can’t do away with their history dosage, Diu is the rightful destination for you. Located majestically in the Southern coast of Gujarat, this Island bears a beautiful imprint of Portuguese architecture. Those wishing to gain a spiritual introspection may go to the St. Paul Church for all karmic interferences. Spectacular beaches like Nagoa and Ghogla are regarded undoubtedly the true proud heirs of Arabian Sea.
We know people the level of excitement you are feeling is same as what you feel during Garba!