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Celebrate Holi in style at these five fabulous getaways

From rain dancing to tiger sighting and mountainside revelry — head to these venues and have a blast this festive weekend

Urvashi Bhattacharya | Published 21.03.24, 08:42 PM
Make the most of this long Holi weekend by visiting these places

Make the most of this long Holi weekend by visiting these places

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This year, the Festival of Colours coincides with a long weekend, giving us the perfect opportunity to unwind. While playing with colours is a traditional part of this happy festival, My Kolkata has curated a list of destinations — both in West Bengal and in other states — that you can visit and add a fun spin to your Holi celebrations.

A relaxing Holi at Ibiza The Fern Resort & Spa

If you’ve ever dreamt of celebrating Holi without worrying about getting drenched in colours, Ibiza The Fern Resort & Spa has the perfect solution for you. Their Holi residential offer includes an all-inclusive stay, where you can enjoy a Holi party along with all the services of the hotel. The party features a themed decor and a selfie zone and you can relish unlimited thandai, lassi and delicious chaat. Also, there’ll be DJ music, nail art, pottery art and many other indoor and outdoor activities. After the festivities end, you can unwind with a comfortable stay, enjoy three meals a day and a lot more. There’ll be a kids’ zone and a movie hall as well.


What: Holi Residential Offer

Where: Merlin Greens, Kriparampur P.S: Bishnupur, Diamond Harbour Road

When: March 25

Pocket pinch: Rs 8,999 per night per room for two

For reservations: Call 03371262643

Colours and celebration at Rangleela, The Vedic Village

The Vedic Village is known for its enjoyable quick getaways. But this time, it’s pulling out all the stops for an extended celebration. After a smashing first edition, Vedic Village is ready to host Rangleela 2.0, which is all about colours and celebrations. While the party comes with unlimited food, thandai, live music, rain dance and foam dance, the resort has prepared an extensive menu to tantalise your taste buds too.

The food menu has included every dish they could get their hands on. For the chaat lovers, there’s enough from Mathura Chaat Bhandar, phuchka with tamarind and chilly water, kadhi kachori, dal pakwaan and more. For snacks, people will have a hard time choosing between Tangra-style Dry Chilli Chicken, Tandoori Chicken, Kolkata Kati Roll and different preparations of pasta. The main course features an elaborate buffet of Indian delicacies, while dessert lovers can enjoy treats like Warm Gulab Jamun Langcha Duo and Thematic Baked Boondi. Tempted?

What: Rangleela 2.0

Where: Shikharpur, P.O, Bagu, New Town

When: March 25, 10.30am onwards

Pocket pinch: Rs 1,199 onwards per person (party only)

For tickets: Click here

A rain dance and more at Jhore Jole Jongole

How about rain dancing, enjoying Baul singers and a wildlife safari all in one weekend? Yes, you read that right! Jhore Jole Jongole at Jharkhali, near Sundarbans, is all set to host their Holi party steeped in culture and tradition. Other than just playing with colours, the resort has organised Baul music, and rain dance with Holi-special drinks. For a change of scenery, you can also explore the Tiger Rescue Camp nearby, or take a boat ride through the mangrove forest to try your luck at spotting these majestic creatures. With included meals and a premium room to relax, this staycation will surely be an organic one.

What: Rain dance

Where: Jharkhali, Lot No 126

When: March 24 (sold out) and 25

Pocket pinch: Rs 2,999 per night

Call: 6294798832

A heritage getaway at The Fern Bambora Fort, Bambora–Udaipur

Want to experience the magic of Rajasthani Holi amidst heritage? Then head to The Fern Bambora Fort, Bambora–Udaipur for a couple of nights. The fort is hosting a pool party with a DJ, after a traditional Holika Dahan as well as block-printing sessions accompanied by high-tea. They are also serving local and traditional cuisines along with authentic thandai and organic colours. You can choose from two packages that include event activities, accommodation, parking, free Wi-Fi, swimming pool access, all meals and the flexibility of early check-in and late check-out.

What: Heritage Holi Getaway

Where: Tehsil Girwa, Girwa, Bamora, Rajasthan

When: March 24 to 26 (depending on package)

Pocket pinch: Rs 7,000 onwards

Book: Right here

Party up in the mountains

Picture this: You are surrounded by beautiful mountains, immersed in lively music, feeling the crisp mountain air and shouting “Holi Hai!”. Instagram worthy ambience, right? This is exactly what GetAway Trips on Instagram is offering. Their ‘Holi in Manali’ group trip is inviting friends and families to gather in groups and party for six days in the hills. The itinerary includes visits to Manali, Solang Valley, Atal Tunnel, Sissu, Kullu, Kasol and Manikaran — with travel, accommodation, meals, sightseeing and camping included. This six-day adventure promises to be a Holi like no other. What say?

What: Holi in Manali

Starting point: Delhi (contact for more deets)

When: March 23 to 28

Pocket pinch: Rs 6,499 per person (all inclusive)

For bookings: Call 9917375799

Last updated on 21.03.24, 08:42 PM

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