Celebrate Friendship Day with Your Buddies at these Getaways

Celebrate Friendship Day with Your Buddies at these Getaways
Last Updated: August 2, 2018

“A good friend listens to your adventure.
A best friend makes them with you.”

Can you relate to it? Well, I can! In our lives, we all have those friends who are not ‘Friends’ just by words but by bond and love we share with them. And I call those buddies my ‘Partners in Crime’. Although a single day can’t define the depth of a friendship, it can surely make your bond even more special and strong. So, why not to celebrate this day to its fullest. After all, it’s the anniversary of your friendship! So, this friendship, day spare some time for your brother from another mother and plan a weekend trip to these getaways to add some more worth cherishing moments.

I have pulled out some of the best getaways from your city to get you started. So, here we go!

Getaways from Delhi


Evidently, Delhi is one of the best places for youngsters to hang out. But what about those who already explored this city enough? Well, I mean if you’re a Delhiite, it would be a usual and expected thing to hang out at some Delhi’s pub, bar, cafe, or restaurant on friendship day with your mate. And I assume, you don’t want to spend your friendship day like that, right? It has to be special in all essence. So, let me give the honour to present you some enthralling getaways from Delhi where you can plan a trip on this friendship day.

Jaipur: Some 281 km from Delhi, there lies the ‘The Pink City’ of Jaipur. Here at Jaipur, you can experience everything that has a royal touch. The city is famous for its palaces and forts, primarily the Amber Fort, Jal Mahal, City Palace, and Hawa Mahal.

Nainital: ‘The Lake City’, Nainital is located at a distance of 334 km from Delhi and is known as a perfect nature’s retreat. Naini Lake, The Mall Road, Tiffin Top, and Nainital Zoo are some of the major attractions of the city.

Mussoorie: Located at a distance of 316 km from Delhi, Mussoorie is an all-time destination for every Delhiite. Apart from being the surreal destination, the place is a prime adventure hotspot of India. So, if you love to indulge into thrill and adventure, then Mussoorie is surely a perfect place to spend your friendship day.

Getaways from Mumbai


For Mumbaikars, there are plenty of options where you can spend your coming weekend with your friends. But here some of the best from that lot.

Lonavala: Undoubtedly, Lonavala is one of the most celebrated hill stations in India. Located around 83 km from Mumbai, Lonavala boasts eternal beauty for travellers that is enough to astound them with just a gaze. From waterfalls, dam, thick woods, and lakes, Lonavala is absolutely a gorgeous place for a holiday with friends.

Karjat: Karjat is another nature’s paradise located at a distance of 62 km from Mumbai. Waterfalls, picturesque landscapes, mountains, and forts are the main attractions of the enchanting place.

Khandala: Is it only me or every other 90s kid that the name of this place quickly strikes the memory of the popular song ‘Aati Kya Khandala’ from the movie Ghulam? I think we are on the same page! Located 82 km from Mumbai, Khandala is known as a perfect escape from the hectic lifestyle and takes us into one of the most soothing hill stations of western India.

Getaways from Kolkata

From west India, let’s now come onto the former capital of India, Kolkata in the eastern region. The place brags some gorgeous places in its near proximity that can surely fill your heart with numerous worth cherishing memories.

Digha: A coastal resort town in the West Bengal, Digha is located 183 km from Kolkata. For a perfect fun-filled holiday with friends, Digha proffers beaches, markets, and delicacies accompanied with leisure.

Chandipur: Uncover the mystery Chandipur Beach here at the coastal town of Chandipur. Chandipur (257 km) is the perfect place to relax and rejuvenate yourself through various water sports, beach fun, seafood, luxurious stay amidst the calm and serene ambiance.

Henry Island: Crammed with Mangrove Forests, Henry Island is an ideal getaway for those who want a break from the chaos of city life of Kolkata. Located at a distance of 125 km, the place is developing itself as one of the most sought-after tourist attractions in West Bengal.

Getaways from Bengaluru

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The city of Bengaluru too has some extremely amazing tourists spots in its near proximity where you can plan a short vacation on this friendship day.

Mysore: Mysore is one of the most visited cities in the state of Karnataka. Located at a distance of 150 km from Bengaluru, the city is famous for its palaces, hills, gardens, museums, markets, heritage buildings, and not to forget the food, that all are worth exploring.

Coorg: When it’s about Karnataka then how to forget the fairyland of Coorg. And luckily this place is located just at a distance of 267 km from Bengaluru. The place is perfect nature’s retreat with hills, forests, and waterfalls making it one of the must-visit places in South India.

Ooty: Esteemed as ‘Queens of Hills’, Ooty (277 km) is one of the most famous hill stations of South India. No place other than Ooty would be better to spend a few days amidst nature and that too with your friends. However, the thing which is a must try while in Ooty is the filter coffee for which the place is famous.

So, this friendship day, be ready to celebrate another year of a true friendship at these stunning destinations with all your buddies. You can also give Tour My India a chance to plan your trip on this friendship. For it, you can contact us at +91-9212553106 or mail us at

Published: 01 Aug, 2018


Comes from the ‘heart of India’, Delhi, Jatin is big-time dreamer. He is a travel blogger who loves to express about his ventures through his writing. Besides being a blogger, he is a foodie, who follows the aroma to reach some of the most amazing places to eat. Another thing that is equally important to him is sports; he eats, sleeps and breathes cricket!

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