Are you tired of the daily grind and in need of a quick getaway? By utilizing holidays and strategically scheduling time off, you can maximize your time away from work and make the most of your mini-vacation. Long Weekend Getaways are the perfect solution for a quick rejuvenation.
Choosing ‘book now, travel anytime’ options allow you to take advantage of travel deals as and when they’re available on travel portals. It also allows you to budget for your trips in advance, rather than canceling plans at the last minute. And there’s more – you can select from a variety of domestic and International destinations and premium to luxury properties.
Here’s a quick calendar for 2023, to get you started.
|MONTH||DATES TO PLAN TRAVEL AROUND|
|JAN ‘23||26 January (Thursday) – Republic Day|
Take a leave on 27 Jan (Friday) and get yourself a 4 day break!
|APR ‘23||7 April (Friday) – Good Friday|
Three day weekends should be the norm!
|29 June||29 June (Thursday)– Eid ul- Zuha|
Take leave on 30 June (Friday) for a 4-day weekend!
|AUG ‘23||15 August (Tuesday) – Independence Day|
Extend your weekend for a 4-day break by taking leave on August 14th (Monday).
|SEP ’23||September 19, (Tuesday)– Ganesh Chaturthi|
Enjoy another 4-day break by taking a leave on 18 Sep (Monday).
|OCT ‘23||October 2 (Monday) – Gandhi Jayanti|
Beat the Monday blues with this three-day weekend.October 24 (Tuesday)– Dusshera
Get your work done ASAP for another 4-day break by taking take 23 Oct (Monday) off.
|DEC ‘23||December 25, (Monday) – Christmas|
Taking 22 Dec (Friday) off can earn you the end-of-year break you deserve.
But where do you go and what do you do on your getaway? The options are endless, but here are a few ideas to consider.
Whether it’s hiking in the mountains, camping in the woods, or whitewater rafting on a river, immersing yourself in nature is a great way to disconnect from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Not only will you get some much-needed exercise and fresh air, but you’ll also have the opportunity to unplug and enjoy the serenity of the great outdoors. As a CRED member, you can access experiences like a Leopard Safari in Jawai, Rajasthan or choose from properties in Wayanad, Lonavala, Coonoor, and more.
There’s nothing quite like immersing yourself in a new place, learning about history, trying new cuisine, and more. Whether it’s being on a charming houseboat on Dal Lake, an immersive royal experience at Indana Palace, Jodhpur, or being surrounded by the backwaters of Kumarakom- the options are endless in a country as diverse as India.
If you’re looking for something a little more relaxed, a beach vacation might be just what you need. Lounge on the sand, swim in the ocean or take a sunset stroll on the beach with a number of properties to choose from in Goa, Pondicherry, Mahabalipuram, and Andaman.
This is a great travel option for those looking for a quick getaway without committing to a longer time period. It allows you to experience a new place without the pressure of a longer itinerary, and can be a great way to explore new destinations and cultures. One-night stay options are aplenty on travel portals and you can choose the location of your choice.
Once you’ve decided on a destination and have your travel plans in order, it’s time to start thinking about what you want to do when you get there. Make a list of must-see sights and activities, and build in some free time for exploring on your own. And don’t forget to pack for your trip. Make sure you bring comfortable shoes, a good camera, and whatever else you might need to make the most of your time away. Most importantly, remember to relax and have fun.
So grab your bags, book your stay, and get ready for an epic adventure in 2023!
This article is a contribution from CRED Travel that aims to curate exemplary travel experiences for their members. It offers members deals on national and international properties, along with specially curated experiences that serve as member-exclusive privileges. Over 300 properties are listed on CRED, including the likes of Taj Hotels, Hilton Hotels, Ayatana, and more.
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