Best New Year Getaways Near Pune


The new year is approaching really fast and you want to go out somewhere to celebrate this special day. If you are still not able to make up your mind about where would you celebrate the last day of the year, here are some of the best destinations around Pune for you to celebrate the New Year.For the ones who love to explore new places and want to welcome the New Year 2016 in style here are some of the choicest New Year getaways near Pune.


Goa is undoubtedly the best New Year Destination of India. Drinking, dancing and  partying at the beach just a few regular things in Goa for New year.

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Goa also celebrates the exclusive sunburn festival to mark the occasion of New Year. That is what makes Goa stand out from all other destinations when it comes to new year festivity.

Runn Of Kutch

Go to this place if you want to try out something new and different this new year. With miles and miles of white desert and bright night sky this place almost looks surreal.

In December the main attraction here is the RannUtsav, a spectacular festive celebration that makes the whole place come alive with colours and shimmering lights. New Year is the most celebrated event here with exclusive celebrations.


Mumbai despite being a mega city remains the ultimate destination to celebrate the new year.

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Open beach parties, private parties organized by the beach resorts, partying at clubs and discotheques are the main reasons for people to rush to Mumbai for the new year. Juhu Beach, Marine Drive and almost all restaurants have something or the other to make the first day of the year special.


Diu is a favoured New Year destination for many for its calm blue beaches and the most happening parties in the beach resorts. Both Diu and Daman are actually great choices when it comes to New Year celebrations.

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Beaches of Daman too have many private parties as well as for the New Year. The shops and restaurants near the beach  too  remain open till wee hours here on 31st December. Cheap drinks are an additional advantage at Daman.


For couples who wish to have a peaceful time far away from the city, Matheran is a brilliant option.

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You can either take part in the rocking parties that they organize over here or simply spend some quality time with each other. Relax yourself amidst the verdant surroundings of this hill station and get rejuvenated for the new year.


There are lots of accommodation options at Mahabaleshwar that organize awesome parties for the visitors.

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Some of the hotels and resorts even allow tourists if they are not staying at that particular hotel. Tasteful dishes, drinks, peppy music and interesting prizes add to the fun and frolic.


A little far from Mahabaleshwar, there is Panchgani.

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It is a  beautiful hill station where you can have a memorable time with your better half. Snuggle with your partner, enjoy the splendid views and welcome the new year  with each other far away from the chaos of parties.

Bordi Beach

Bordi Beach is around three hours drive from Pune. You can have a blast over here with your entire family.

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Burst crackers in the beach , be a part of a nice beach party and have an unforgettable party experience over here. 

Other options around Pune where you can have a gala time for the new year could be Ganpatipule Beach, Malvan, Raigad and Kaas Plateau. Take a break from the same boring routine and get ready to greet the new year in style at these exotic destinations near Pune. You can even opt out of being stereotypical and choose to spend a peaceful 31st December at these destinations with nature all around, rather than partying and drinking.