Also termed as mini vacation or short trip, weekend getaway is a type of holiday wherein people travel to a nearby place (which can be easily covered by road) for good 2-3 days to relax and spend quality time with family or group of friends or co-traveler.
Luckily, we live in a country that offers a lot of options when it comes to weekend getaways in India. Dotted with numerous attractions India offers a wide range of alternatives like – hills, wildlife, beaches, backwaters, history, religious and more. One can choose from snow covered Gulmarg, a break in a jungle resort in Ranthambore, adventurous and soulful Rishikesh, sparkling beaches in Goa, houseboat cruise in Alleppey to enjoy a weekend trip.
Below is a curated list of weekend getaways from major cities of India.
Read: The Minimalist Guide to Weekend Getaways to know more about weekend getaway, its types and benefits.