From the Ganges illuminated by the light of a million diyas to escaping to the quieter climes of Himachal Pradesh—our readers reveal their favourite destinations to visit in the country during the bustling festival season.
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Pick up your binoculars, find a good perch, and listen for birdsong.
Short breaks for adventure lovers, heritage fiends and foodies.
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Tours led by top photographers, musicologists, adventurers, bikers, and herpers.
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Laid-back Bohol has lovable creatures, serene beaches, and magical hills.
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