Gandhi Jayanti 2023 will be celebrated on October 2. The long weekend gives an opportunity to many people, especially office goers, to take their much-anticipated trips. The Gandhi Jayanti 2023 long weekend has brought great enthusiasm among all avid travellers. As the long weekend approaches, many people eagerly anticipate the opportunity to take a well-deserved holiday. This year, Gandhi Jayanti 2023 falls on a Monday, which could be clubbed with the weekend to explore new destinations. From Hampi in Karnataka to Bir Billing in Himachal Pradesh, here are five travel destinations to visit on the Gandhi Jayanti 2023 long weekend. Full List of Long Weekends in 2023 in India.

1. Hampi, Karnataka

Hampi is one of the 32 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in India. It was the capital of the Vijayanagar Empire in the 13th century. The city is in ruins now, but it serves as one of the most interesting places in India to see magnificent temples and architectural wonders. Hampi is only an overnight train ride away from Bengaluru, Karnataka.

2. Bir Billing, Himachal Pradesh

Bir Billing is one of the best places to visit in October in India for adventure activities. Bir is a small town located in the state of Himachal Pradesh. The North Indian travel destination is known for adventure sports such as paragliding and treks and also as the town for meditation.

3. Kutch, Gujarat

Kutch region lies in the westernmost part of India in the state of Gujarat. Kutch offers a white salt desert and beautiful moonlight nights and is considered one of the most surreal places in India. The travel destination offers an oasis, wildlife sanctuaries, delicious food, beaches, heritage palaces, religious temples, etc. Kutch also shares a boundary with Pakistan.

4. Spiti Valley, Himachal Pradesh

Located in the beautiful valleys of the Himalayas, the Spiti Valley is a must-visit spot to experience the early signs of winter, with temperatures dropping significantly during the month of October. The landscape of Spiti Valley is a visual treat for nature enthusiasts and photographers. 5 Woman-Friendly Travel Destinations Around the World For Solo Travellers.

5. Agra, Uttar Pradesh

Agra is the perfect place in India to get a sneak peek into the country's architectural history. One of the seven wonders of the world, the beautiful Taj Mahal is located in Uttar Pradesh's Agra. UNESCO World Heritage Sites such as the Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri are also in Agra.

If you're seeking an unforgettable vacation this long weekend without compromising your work, these Gandhi Jayanti 2023 getaways offer a perfect blend of cultural heritage, natural beauty, meadows, adventure, and hills. Happy travels, everyone, have a fun-filled and memorable weekend!

(The above story first appeared on LatestLY on Sep 29, 2023 09:15 PM IST. For more news and updates on politics, world, sports, entertainment and lifestyle, log on to our website