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A Short Vacation Amidst the Pandemic

“Unlock 4.0” allows you to plan for the short vacations to go. Satisfy the wanderlust in you by stepping to some hill station in the upcoming long weekend. We have a national holiday in the upcoming long weekend; utilize it as a plus point. After all, you badly need that break from the monotonous work from home life. You no longer have to convince your boss to take a day off or two as the upcoming long weekend is right here to make your short vacations possible.

2nd October: Gandhi Jayanti 

Mahatma Gandhi, Gandhi Jayanti
Mahatma Gandhi – Father of the Nation

In India, we celebrate 2nd October to mark the birth anniversary of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi or the father of the nation. It is our National holiday. His non-violent resistance took the forefront of India’s freedom struggle movement against the Colonial British rule. We dedicate this day to be the Gandhian philosophy, principle, and struggle to build an independent India and a better society. 

Visit these hill stations in the upcoming weekend

No doubt that the travel and tourism industry is the most impacted sector during this pandemic. The government has given absolute relaxation for inter-state travel during this unlocked 4.0. Taking advantage of the upcoming long weekend from 2nd to 4th October, you have the short vacation to go.

Why travel outside India, when you can explore the picturesque sceneries in the Himalayas in the middle of a pandemic? Few hill stations for the short vacations to go in India are –

  • Jibhi – It is a highly recommended place for short vacations to go to Himachal Pradesh. If you wish to admire the lush greenery and breathtaking views. You can go hiking in Jalori pass and go camping in the Great Himalayan National Park region’s dense forests. Besides that, you can choose activities as per your choice and strength.
Jibhi, Himachal Pradesh
Jibhi, Himachal Pradesh
  • Shimla – The mesmerizing beauty of Shimla is breathtaking. The best season is to visit the hill station with days being moderately warm and the night being chill and freezing. If you are looking for a climate change and scenic beauty, this is the best place for short vacations to go for the upcoming long weekend trip.
shimla - himachal pradesh
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
  • Manali – If you want to chill in a homestay, then Manali is the best place to go. From the Hidamba Mata temple to Rohtang pass near Manali, you have so much to relax around this place. 
Manali, Himachal-Pradesh
Manali, Himachal Pradesh
  • Kasol – It is the all-time favorite destination of the young people these days. From enjoying the local food and wine to camping in one of the best locations, Kasol is the best place for short vacations to go on the upcoming long weekend.
Kasol, Himachal Pradesh
Kasol, Himachal Pradesh

Take all the mandatory precautions, follow proper hand and oral hygiene, wear a well-layered mask, pack a few clothes, and yes, you are all ready for the short vacation to go on the upcoming long weekend. Enjoy a good trip in the hills; after all, you have waited a lot for this new normal and travel-related unlock relaxation to happen.

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