Mother's Day is celebrated to honour that super woman in our life who without any condition loves us from the bottom of her heart. She is that one person in the entire world who makes us smile, cooks for us, saves us from dad's scoldings and never complains. We can never repay her for what she does for us, but yes we can make her sure that she will always remain a priority for us, no matter what.
This mothers day, all of us at Nautunkee, are going on a short vacation with our mother. So what we did is, we created a list of few places that can be a perfect vacay spot to celebrate mothers day. But why to keep this list only to ourselves, we want to share this with our community, so that you can also take a short break and spend some time with your mother. Scroll down to read the list -
A small cantonment town located just 7 kms from Mussoorie. Landour is a perfect getaway for mother's day as this place is loaded with the serenity of Garhwal Himalayas, away from the stressed life of the city, still unexplored, uncommercialised and untouched. The magnificient architecture and culture of the british era, the peaceful surroundings and the scenic views makes Landour a perfect location to spend time with your mom.
2) Golden Temple, Amritsar
What could be better than a trip to the 400 year old holy city Amritsar and visiting Sri Harmandir Sahib (Golden Temple), Jallianwala Bagh, Durgiana temple, Old Amritsar market, with your mom. Take her to this religious trip and give her all the happiness that she deserves.
3) Bir Billing
Bir Billing, a small village in Himachal Pradesh is the best location to take your mother, if you want to experience the mountains, dense pine forests, sunsets, camping with adventurous activities like paragliding, trekking, mountain biking. Bir is an amazing destination, whether you are looking for enthralling activities or just want to seek peace, rejuvenate yourself, this is the place to go for !
4) Haridwar & Rishikesh
If your mom loves visiting religious places and also loves adventure, then Haridwar and Rishikesh should be the destination. The famous Ganga Aarti at Har ki pauri, Laxman jhula and river rafting at Rishikesh will be an experience that she will cherish forever.
5) Jim Corbett National Park
Who doesn't loves connecting with nature, observing wildlife in lush green forest? What better location than Jim Corbett National Park, where one can take a wildlife safari to spot tigers, himalayan black bear, colorful birds in their natural habitat. If your mom loves nature, wildlife and a peaceful surrounding to relax, consider Jim Corbett National Park for a short trip for mother's day.
6) Andaman & Nicobar Islands
Andaman & Nicobar Islands, is one of the finest beach destinations in India. So if you mother is a beach lover, book a trip to Andaman & Nicobar Islands and make sure to include Havelock Island, Neil Island, Ross Island in your itenary. This place has everything that you need for a rejuvenating vacation.
7) Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu
Kodaikanal is known for its scenic views, pleasant weather and peaceful surroundings. Forested valleys, enormous rocks, lovely waterfalls, fruit orchards, lakes, plush flora & fauna, this place is bound to mesmerize you. Definitely a place worth visiting with your mother, away from the hustle bustle of the city.
8) Coorg, Karnataka
Another attractive destination to take your mother is to Coorg that is known for its breathtaking scenery and lush greenery. Pleasant weather, coffee plantations, waterfalls, makes his hill station an ideal place for a short trip with your mother.
Dharmshala, a small town in Himachal Pradesh is loaded with mesmerizing views and tranquility. Known for Tibetan culture, monastries, snowy peaks, deodar forests, tea plantations, pleasant weather, makes Dharamshala an ideal place that your mother should not miss.
Pondicherry, often referred as the French capital of India, is a beautiful town located on the south-eastern coast of India. The French legacy of the city is well preserved in its French quarters with tree lined streets, mustard coloured villas and chic boutiques. Serenity beach, Sri Aurobindo ashram, exploring the city on a bike or a scooter, temples, churches, sunsets, water sports, this city has so much to offer. You can take your mother for a 3 day trip to Pondicherry, this mother's day.