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Independence Day Long Weekend: Explore These Unseen Corners of India

Want to visit offbeat destinations in India during the Independence Day long weekend? If yes, we have compiled a list of eight unseen corners of India that you can explore with your friends and family and take a break from the hustle and bustle of city life. 

Look for nearby resorts for the family and head out to these destinations to spend quality time amidst nature during the Independence Day long weekend. 

  • Pangot

Located just 15 km from Nainital, Pangot is a small picturesque village famous for its thick jungles, diverse flora and fauna, and quiet walking trails. More than 300 species of birds can be spotted here, making it a bird watcher’s paradise. If you’re an adventure enthusiast, you can also participate in hiking. Since the crowd is less here, you can book one of the best family hotels in Pangot, like OYO Flagship 3139 View Point Resort or Collection O 69343 Srkheavens Inn, and explore this calm and serene place at your pace. 

  • Marari Beach

Another hidden gem of India, Marari Beach, is located 11 km from Alleppey. Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, this beach is a tranquil getaway amidst the alps of nature and is a treat for the eyes. You can seek accommodation at one of the best family hotels in Kerala, like OYO Townhouse 80108 Aec Residency or OYO HOME 90585 Eden Gardens, and explore the beach’s scenic view. Besides, you can take pictures and sunbathe on this beach. 

  • Nahan

Located in Himachal Pradesh, Nahan lies in the Sirmaur district. You can make bookings at one of the nearby resorts for family, like OYO 74940 Hotel Rest Inn or OYO 37914 Hotel Kalindi, and explore the beautiful temples of the town. You will fall in love with this place if you’re spiritually inclined. In addition, you can also experience the village’s agricultural heritage during your visit to Nahan on Independence Day. 

  • Silent Valley National Park 

If you want to go to a secret destination in South India, Silent Valley National Park is where you should consider visiting on the upcoming Independence day weekend. Like its name, this place is far from the city’s chaotic life and has a tropical evergreen rainforest. You can reserve one of the premium family resorts in Kerala, like OYO SPOT ON 67283 Rohini Inn or SPOT ON 66098 Rohini Residency, and explore the flora, fauna, birds, and wildlife during the getaway. 

  • Pul Kanjari

Pul Kanjari is another less-explored place in Amritsar, India. You can book one of the hotels near the Wagah border like OYO 4038 Hotel Winner Inn or Capital O 9415 Hotel Ricky International during the Independence day weekend and learn about a commoner – Moran’s love story of a Muslim nautch dancer and a Royal – Maharaja Ranjit Singh. This place is also regarded as Punjab’s Taj Mahal. If you love exploring the history of a place, you can visit here to learn about Punjab’s glorious past by taking a short tour around Pul Kanjari. 

  • Kumbalangi

Another fascinating place to visit in South India is Kumbalangi. Although this place is India’s first ecotourism village, most people are not aware of it, and hence the place stays quiet and calm throughout the year. You can book the top family suite in Kumbalangi, like Collection O 82588 safe hotel, and experience the enchanting views of this location. You can watch the golden sunset in the backwaters while visiting Kumbalangi. 

  • Dausa

Dausa is the best place to experience ancient Rajasthan. It is one of the top offbeat destinations near Delhi. If you love exploring India’s history, you can visit this Rajasthani village on Independence day weekend. This place is believed to have had rulers like Badgurjars and Chouhans who ruled over Rajasthan during the 10th century A.D. An interesting fact about this place is that Mahadev encircles it from Sahajnath, Nilkanth, Baijnath, Somnath, and Gupteshwar directions. 

You can make reservations by searching for a ‘family lodge near me’ like OYO 5550 Jaipur stays or OYO HOME 82670 Sahariya Marriage Garden for a stay and exploring these historical facts with your family. Dausa has incredible architectural beauty that will make your weekend trip here worthwhile.  

  • Chembra Peak

Trekking enthusiasts can visit Chembra peak on the Independence day long weekend getaway. This place is considered the top peak at Wayanad and features an incredible view of flora and fauna. Book reservations at one of the nearby resorts for the family, like OYO Home 79266 View Point Villa or OYO 81382 Greenleaf 2BHK, and visit this place to spend time amidst nature. Apart from flora and fauna, exotic species can also be seen at this destination. 

Decide your preferred place in India to visit from the list mentioned above, book flight tickets, and make early room reservations to avoid the last-minute hassle. Once you have made your choice, pack your bags and get ready to have a memorable time with family or friends in these unseen corners of India on the coming Independence Day long weekend.


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