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10 Best Christmas Holiday Destinations in India

Updated on December 24, 2016

Christmas is the most awaited time of the year when Santa comes with gifts and celebrations start all over the world with pomp and show, passion and enthusiasm. People love celebrating it in a special place and also lots of tourists visit India every year, to celebrate Christmas in India. Indians have own style of celebrating that have the mixed flavor of Indian customs and traditions.

Here are some truly amazing places to celebrate Christmas in India.

Ten Best Destinations to Celebrate Christmas in India

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Goa is an exceptional Indian place, which has its own culture and lifestyle and is different from the rest of India. Goa is located at the west coast of India, associated with touristy beaches and known for its most happening nightlife. The main population of Goa is Hinduism (approx. 65%) and the rest (24%) population is Christians and the culture of Goa is a mixture of Hindus and Roman Catholics. The city was lined by the Portuguese and still many Portuguese architectures are present in the city even some are older than 400 years.

Christmas Celebration in Goa

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Goa is the tourist hub of India, known for its lot of striking tourist spots, over 400 churches and hundreds of lively beaches. Apart from its common tourist allures, Goa is more popular for its happening nightlife, cheap beer, massage at beaches, Goan food, and easy availability of almost any branded liquor, cheap Indian beer and liquors and in budget accommodation.

The famous tourist quote for Goa is, -“Go Goa, Have Fun and Fenny”.
(Fenny: Local beer).

Goa is a great destination to join in the Christmas celebrations! It’s a pleasing experience attending the midnight mass service and joining thousands of people to give thanks for your blessings and to join them in singing hymns and carols.

Find the list of most famous churches in city.

Famous Churches of Goa

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Basilica of Bom Jesus
832 228 5790
Old Goa Rd, Bainguinim, Goa
Church of St Francis of Assisi
99673 18093
Off National Highway 4, Velha Goa
Church of St Cajetan
 
Velha Goa, Goa 403402
Three Kings Chapel
 
Muder, Cansaulim, Goa 403712
Santana Church
 
Talaulim, Goa 403110
Reis Magos Church
832 240 2370
Nerul - Reis Margos Rd, Bardez, Goa 403114
ST. Cajetan Church
832 226 8250
Anjuna Road, Bardez, Assagao, Goa, 403507
Grace Church
 
Isadoro Batista Road, Pajifond, Margao, Goa 403601
St Alex Church
832 227 7378
North Goa, Bardez taluka, Calangute, Goa 403516
Mae De Deus Church
832 227 8246
Chogm Rd, Saligao, Goa, 403511
Faith Community Church
94224 41387
Verla, Sateri Nagar Colony, Verla, Goa 403519
Immaculate Conception Church
832 242 6939
Altinho, Panjim, Goa 403001
Se Cathedral
832 228 4710
Velha, Goa 403402
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Bengaluru is the capital of Karnataka state of India and also known as the Garden City of India, Silicon Valley of India, Pensioners' Paradise, IT capital of India, Pub city. Bangalore is also well recognized as the center of Indian software and high-tech industry. For many years, Bangalore was acknowledged as the greenest, liberal and forward-thinking city of India.

Christmas Celebration in Bangalore

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Bangalore is also known for its party culture, beautiful parks, thousands of Pubs and happening nightlife and in a recent survey conducted by the global HR consultancy (Mercer), Bangalore was voted the most liveable city in India.

The Christmas celebration in Bangalore is most happening and lively on Bangalore’s most popular road MG Road and Brigade road. Also the midnight mass at St Patrick's Church, Infant Jesus Church and St Mary's Basilica and Jingle bell rock of Catholic Club are the best options to join in party and dinner.

These are the some other most popular churches in Bangalore.

Famous Churches in Bengaluru

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St. Mary's Basilica
80 2286 5434
Msgr. F. Noronha Road, Shivaji Nagar, B'Lore
Bethel AG Church
80 2333 6131
2nd Main, Ganga Nagar Extension, B'Lore, Karnataka 560032
Malankara Orthodox Syrian Church, Bangalore Diocese
80 2844 5739
Dodda Gubbi Post, Bangalore, Bengaluru Urban, Karnataka 560077
Amana Church
80 4092 6304
Amana Ministries,Varthur White field main Road, Siddhapura, Bengaluru, Karnataka
St. Patrick's Church
80 2558 7213
Brigade Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560025, India
St. Vincent Pallotti Church
80 2545 2868
Banaswadi, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560043
St. Francis Xavier's Cathedral
80 2536 2570
Cleveland Town St, John`s Church Road, Coles Park, Near Saint German's School, B'Lore, Karnataka 560005
Infant Jesus Church
80 2530 1206
Viveka Nagar, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560047
St. Andrews Church
80 2559 1874
Cubbon Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
St. Marks Cathedral
80 2221 3633
M.G. Road, Near To Chinnaswami Stadium, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
St Pauls Church
80 2559 1363
Jumma Masjid Road, Jumma Masjid Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560051
Saint Anthony's Friary Church
80 2553 9985
Hosur Road, Koramangala Post, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560095
C.S.I East Parade Church
80 2558 2867
Mahatma Gandhi Rd, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
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Kerala, is located in the Western Ghats adjacent with the Arabian Sea, nearby to Equator that gain heavy rain all over the year. The state is spotted with 44 rivers and thousands of green mountain trimmings and lush green flora.
Kerala is also adored as “Gods own country”, because of it's natural beauty. The nature tourism is the main tourist attraction of Kerala, a state is spotted all over with Lush green hill stations and striking wildlife, countless Waterfalls, Calm spring of emerald backwaters seashore and tranquil beaches.

Kerala state is also known and appropriated as the rare state of India because,

  • The Kerala state has 100% literacy, since last 4 decades.
  • The cleanest state of India.
  • Kerala was never ruled by Mughals or English lieges

Christmas Celebration in Kerala (Thiruvananthapuram)

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Kerla is most religious state of India that has mixed population of Hindu, Muslim and Christian communities, who all celebrate and enjoy all the functions together. The Christmas celebration of Kerla is very unique, it was said to be introduced in 4th AD by Thomas of Cana and his 12 supporters. The present day’s celebration is the pleasant mix of Syrian Christian, Western Christian with Indian native traditions.

The Christmas celebration of Kerala is also called Malayalese Christmas celebration. Kerala is the home of more than thousands of churches and known among one of the best places in India to celebrate Christmas. These are the most popular churches in Tiruananthpuram (Capitol of State).

Churches in Kerala

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CSI Christ Church
91 471 231 6033
Mahathma Gandhi Rd, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695033
Vettucaud Church
91 471 250 0143
Veli Sanghumugham Rd, Balanagar, Vettukadu, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695021
St. Josephs Metropolitan Cathedral
91 471 232 0132
University of Kerala Senate House Campus, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695033
Vettucaud Church
91 471 250 0143
Veli Sanghumugham Rd, Balanagar, Vettukadu, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695021
Mateer Memorial Church, South Kerala Diocese
91 471 231 1347
Mateer Memorial Church, South Kerala Diocese
Saint Mary's Cathedral Church
91 471 244 4226
Vivekanand Nagar, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695004
Lourdes Forane Church, Trivandrum
91 471 230 2778
NH 47, PMG, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695004
Saint Thomas Roman Catholic Church
91 471 270 5873
Veli - Perumathura Rd, Veli, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695021
Holy Cross Church,Muttada
91 471 254 1475
Sree Nagar, Muttada, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695025
Church of God (Full Gospel) in India
91 95444 47707
Medical College, TC1/756 (1) Behind Regional Cancer Center, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695005
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Winners Nagar, Peroorkada, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695005
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Mumbai is the most popular, most crowded and most happening metropolitan cities of the India, earlier known as Bombay. Mumbai is blessed with countless tourist allures. The most popular places are Gateway of India, Juhu beach, Siddhivinayak Temple and many others. But Mumbai is also known and famous as an entertainment city of India, business capital of India, financial and commercial centers of India and Maharastra and for its Bollywood film studios and outstanding nightlife.

Christmas Celebration in Mumbai

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Mumbai is the capital of the state of Maharashtra and a largest Cosmopolitan city of India. Initially, it seems, Mumbai a hectic and crowded place, but there are many peaceful and happening places. The Christmas in Mumbai is noticeable all over the city. This is the best time to indulge in your best kept food fantasies. The most of the Restaurants and pubs are ready to delight to serve extravagant festive meals. You must reach early or book your place in advance to get a relaxed entry at pubs.
The Christmas midnight mass in Mumbai is held by many churches in the nearby area, the most famous churches are Mount Mary’s Basilica located in Bandra, Gloria Church in Byculla and Saint Andrew’s Church.

These are the other most popular churches in Mumbai.

The most Famous Churches in Mumbai

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St Peter's Church – Bandra, Churches in Mumbai, Church of Mumbai | Source
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Mount Mary Church, Church of Mumbai | Source
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Gloria Church (Portuguese: Nossa Senhora de Gloria), Church of Mumbai | Source
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Mount Mary Church, Church of Mumbai | Source
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The Church of Mount Mary, Church of Mumbai | Source
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Church, Church of Mumbai
Our Lady of Perpetual Succour Church, Church of Mumbai | Source
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Mount Mary Basilica
91, 22 2642 3152
Basilica of Our Lady of the Mount,, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400050
Holy Name Cathedral hi
91, 22 2202 0121
19,Nathalal Parekh Marg, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001
Gloria Church
91, 98928 70000
Sant Savata Mali Marg, Byculla East, Mazgaon, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400027
Sacred Heart Church
91 22 2648 4959
S.V. Road, Church Ave Road, Santacruz West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400054
Afghan Church
91, 22 2202 0420
Opposite Electric House, Sbs Road, Colaba, Mumbai - 400005
St. Michael's Church
91, 22 2445 4483
Lady Jamshedji Road, Mahim West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400016,
St. Thomas Cathedral Church
91, 22 2202 4482
Horniman Circle, Kala Ghoda, Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400001
St Peter's Church
91, 22 2643 1200
Hill Rd, Ranwar, Bandra West, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400050
Portuguese Church (Our Lady of Salvation Church)
91, 22 2422 4471
Gokhale Rd, Omkar Society, Dadar West, Dadar, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400028
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Red Fort, Places to visit in Delhi | Source
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Jantar Mantar, Places to visit in Delhi | Source
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Gandhi ji Statue, Places to visit in Delhi | Source

The name of City (Delhi) was taken from the name of a Mauryan king, Raja Dhillu. Delhi is the Capitol of India that is located at the banks of the Yamuna River. The city was considered an individual state in 1992 under the national capital territory Act. The Delhi can be divided into two sections, known as new Nayi Dilli and Purani Dilli. The Nayi Dilli or New Delhi is the capitol of India and the Old Delhi is prevalent for its ancient culture and tradition.

Christmas Celebration in Delhi

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The Yule Ball as depicted in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire | Source
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The Christmas passion start in Delhi at last Friday night that falls before 25th Dec. You may visit popular Christmas markets in the city like German Christmas Market where you’ll find German Christmas cakes, German sausages and beer, apart from the usual gift items and Christmas decorations. Also, every mall and shops will be crowded at festive period – starting on the 25th of December until the 5th of January. Some schools also join celebration the popular Christmas carnival in Delhi is the Kids Christmas carnival at Citywalk mall of Saket that also has the largest Christmas tree, which is 70 feet tall.

Also you can find and join the Christmas Events in Delhi from official site of,
http://www.mapsofindia.com/events/christmas/delhi/

These are the most popular churches in Delhi.

Churches in Delhi

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Cathedral Church of the Redemption in DelhiMar Gregorios Orthodox ChurchSt Thomas Church DelhiThe oldest surviving churchof Delhi Skinner's Church, St JamesSacred Heart CathedralCathedral Church of the Redemption, New Delhi
Cathedral Church of the Redemption in Delhi
Cathedral Church of the Redemption in Delhi | Source
Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church
Mar Gregorios Orthodox Church | Source
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St Thomas Church Delhi | Source
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The oldest surviving churchof Delhi Skinner's Church, St James | Source
Sacred Heart Cathedral
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Cathedral Church of the Redemption, New Delhi
Cathedral Church of the Redemption, New Delhi | Source
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Evangelical Baptist Convention Church
91 98113 43689
Plot No 16, Pocket 6, Sector 1A Dwarka, Nasirpur, New Delhi, Delhi 110046
Cathedral Church of The Redemption
91 11 2309 4229
Church Road, North Avenue, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Sacred Heart Cathedral
91 11 2336 3593
Gol Dak Khana Roundabout, New Delhi, Delhi 110001
Green Park Free Church
91 11 2652 3393
A24, Sri Aurobindo Marg, Green Park, New Delhi, Delhi 110016
Apostles Methodist Church
91 11 2610 3041
Sector 4, RK Puram, New Delhi, Delhi 110022, India
St Dominic's Church
91 11 2614 6636
Vasant Vihar, Block A, RK Puram, New Delhi, Delhi (state) 110057
St. Alphonsa's Church
91 26130223
Green Ave Rd, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi, Delhi 110070, India
St. Thomas Church
91 11 2617 4604
Sector 2, RamaKrishna Puram, New Delhi, Delhi 110022
St Mary's Church
91 11 2386 7540
Shyama Prasad Mukherji Marg, Katra Ghel, Khari Baoli, Old Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi 110006
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Chennai is the most famous and the city of South India and the capitol of Tamilnadu state that is located at the Coast of the Bay of Bengal. The former name of Chennai was “Madras”, that was originated from the name of a small fishing village “Madrasapattinam “, which was located at the north of the St. George Fort.

Chennai is acknowledged for its ancient, remarkable Hindu Temples, beautiful beaches and traditional values. Now day Chennai is modernized and have a lot of mall and party places, but yet the city is commended for night life. Chennai is fastest growing automobile technology capitol, and also known as the Detroit of India that produces around 40% of the auto parts and motor vehicles in India. In recent year Chennai has grown as one of the largest exporter of information technology (IT) and business process outsourcing (BPO) services in India.

Churches and Christmas Celebration in Chennai

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St Patricks Church, Chennai | Source
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Christ The King Church Chennai | Source
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Thomas Mount Church Chennai | Source
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Victoria public hallchennai | Source
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St.Mary's church, Chennai- Yale and Clive married here | Source
Risen Christ Church, Chennai
Risen Christ Church, Chennai | Source
Luz Church Chennai
Luz Church Chennai | Source

The biggest commercial center and capital of TamilNadu is one of the best places to celebrate the eve of Christmas. All the malls and pubs in the city are decorated with light, playing music and set to make the event memorable also some hotels and clubs organize special programs of dance, dinner and party. The most of the nightclubs of the city also organize Christmas parties various fun-filled activities.

Here are the most popular churches of Chennai.

Churches in Chennai

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St. George's Cathedral CSI
91 44 2811 4261
Cathedral Road, Gopalapuram, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600086, India
Luz Church
91 44 2499 2568
Luz Church Road, Luz, Mylapore, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600004
St.Mary's Co-Cathedral Church
NA
American Street, Kondi Chetty St, Parry's Corner, George Town, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600001
St. Thomas' (Garrison) Church
NA
GST Road, St. Thomas' Mount, Chennai 600016
New Life Assembly Of God
91 44 2235 3100
6, Anna Salai Little Mount, Saidapet, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600015
St. Antony's Syro Malabar Catholic Church
91 94445 58125
Santhosapuram Cross Rd, Noothencheri, Sithalapakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
St Marys Church- Antony Church
91 44 2538 4848
Catholic Centre, Armenian Street, George Town, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
The Armenian Church
91 44 2538 6223
Armenian Street, Near High Court, Parry's Corner, George Town, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
St.Teresa's Church
91 44 2821 2632
Nungambakkam High Road, Nungambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600034
Elim Glorious Revival Church
91 44 2484 0407
Railway Station Border Road, Taylor Estate, Kodambakkam, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
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Hoogly River Kolkata | Source
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West Bengal Tourist Places - Dakshineswar Temple kolkata | Source
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The Victoria Memorial Palace of kolkata | Source
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Hawra Bridge, Kolkata | Source
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Sri Mayapur Chandrodaya ISKCON Temple of Kolkata | Source

The Kolkata is the capitol of state West Bengal and the second largest city of India, after New Delhi. The Earlier name of Kolkata was Calcutta and the city was the capitol of India, during British rule in India. And also Kolkata was the most important city of India and the second most important city of the whole British Empire, after London. Kolkata is also known as the City of joy, City of palaces, City of processions and the cultural capital of India. The most famous Howrah Bridge on Hoogly River is the largest cantilever bridges in the world, and only cantilever bridge in India.

Christmas Celebration in Kolkata

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For Christmas, Kolkata truly turns city of joy | Source
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Christmas of kolkata
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The Park Street Christmas Carnival of Kolkata is the most popular Christmas celebration in India. Park Street is like an open-air Christmas party with food and drink stalls and the whole street is being decked up in lights, music and magnificent electrical decoration. Park Street also hosts a Christmas Carnival that starts with a melting pot stalls set up by members of different communities residing in the city. Apart from the specialty dishes of Kolkata and wines at open stalls, Baba cake and yule logs are the most famous Christmas dishes of the City.

St Paul’s Cathedral church is the most popular church in Kolkata for the midnight mass that was built in 1847. Here are the other popular churches of kolkata.

Churches of Kolkata

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St. Paul's Cathedral, Kolkata
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Cathedral Church of the Calcutta, Portuguese Church
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Basilica Rosary regularly known as Bandel Church
Basilica Rosary regularly known as Bandel Church | Source
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St James Church, Church in Kolkata
St James Church, Church in Kolkata | Source
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St. Paul's Cathedral
91 33 2223 2802
Kolkata, West Bengal 700071
St John'S Church
91 33 2256 8965
Council House St, Lal Dighi, BBD Bagh, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001
Cathedral of The Most Holy Rosary
NA
Brabourne Rd,Pageya Patti Street,Portugese Church Street, Bara Bazar, Barabazar Market, Kolkata
The Assembly of God Church Kolkata
91 33 2217 7072
125, Park Street, Kolkata, West Bengal 700017
St. Andrew's Church
91 33 2230 1994
Brabourne Road, B.B.D Bagh North, Kolkata, West Bengal 700001
Greek Orthdox Church
91 33 2464 7165
2a Library Road, Kalighat, Kalighat, Kolkata, West Bengal 700026
Christ The King Church
91 33 2287 4157
Syed Amir Ali Ave, Park Circus, Park Street area, Kolkata, West Bengal 700017
Church Of Our Lady Of Vailankanni
NA
Naskarhat, Picnic Garden, Deb Banerjee Rd, Amrabati, Kasba, Kolkata, West Bengal 70003
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Pondicherry is a union territory of India, located on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal that was formerly known as Pondicherry. The Pondicherry city was formed out of four exclusives of former French India and still has a French influence combined tradition with a charming mix with the native Tamil culture.

The city was developed by French as romantic paradise and it was also known as the ‘French Riviera of the East’.

Though Pondicherry was influenced by French culture and has a Hindus majority, all other religion, Christians, Muslims, Jains, Sikhs are also present in the city. And the 300 year old temple of lord Ganesha “Manakula Vinayagar Temple” is the most famous temple and religious place of Puducherry.

Churches and Christmas Celebration in Puducherry

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Puducherry is also known as White Town and first well planned, constructed city of India. You may observe the Christmas fever of local people observe it in a serene way. Puducherry has the largest population of Anglo Indians and French people who celebrate Christmas together with local people. All the churches in Pondicherry are being illuminated on Christmas night. The most unique observation you may get, the large Cathedral in Pondicherry that is totally different from the rest of India.

These are the most popular churches of Puducherry.

Churches of Puducherry

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The Basilica Of The Sacred Heart of Jesus
91 413 222 8916
MG Road Area, Puducherry, 605001
Immaculate Conception Cathedral
91 88705 75214
Mission St, MG Road Area, Puducherry, 605001, India
Eglise de Notre Dame des Anges
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White Town, Puducherry, 605001, India
Assumption Church Nellithope Church
91 413 220 3164
The Parish Priest Assumption Church Street, Nellithope, Puducherry 605005,
Christian Fellowship Church
91 94428 91157
40, 5 th cross, thirumagal nagar, velrampet, Puducherry, 605004
Our Lady of Victory Church
91 413 229 0553
22, Church Street,, Oulgaret, Puducherry, 605010
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Shillong is the capital city of the state Meghalaya sited at the on the eastern part of the state, earlier it was a small village until 1864. Now days Shillong is a fasted growing tourist destination of India, the city was yet untouched by large tourists and still it’s a natural adobe for visitors, many lush green cloudy mountains, flora and clean white water waterfalls are the natural gift to the city.

Also the clean and untouched sweet water lake and the hydroelectric dam, built across a stream of Umiam or Barapani lakes are the best and rare tourist point. The Cherrapunji village is another major tourist attraction of Shillong. This place is located about 56 km from Shillong, which is the wettest places in the world.

Churches and Christmas Celebration in Shillong

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If you are looking for a relaxed Christmas vacation with family or you are new couple then Shillong is the correct selection for you. On the eve of Christmas, the city appeared like wrapped in fog blanket and almost all the public and private places and churches are decorated strikingly with magnifying electrical lights. You can stay with the family of native, they charge very little and you May enjoy the local food and gospels at churches sung by the local music bands. Though the night life is not very happening, but at some places, like Police bazaar and at nearby places, most of the restaurants and pubs serve till late night.

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Shillong Catholic Cathedral Church
91 96137 86126
Lachumiere, Shillong, Meghalaya 793003
Evangelical Baptist Convention Church, Shillong
91 364 253 4708
Umpling, Shillong, Meghalaya 793006
Church of God
NA
Qualapatty, Shillong, Meghalaya 793002
Laban Presbyterian Church
91 364 222 7725
Laban, Shillong, Meghalaya 793004
IPC Hebron Church Shillong
91 94361 02344
Nongkynrih, Laitumkhrah, Shillong, Meghalaya 793003
Church of God Ecclesia
NA
Mawkhar Main Rd, Mawkhar, Shillong, Meghalaya 793002
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The Daman and Diu are Located in the coastal area of the Arabian Sea and are the Union Territory of the Indian sub-continent, which was ruled by the Portuguese for more than 450 years at along with Goa. But from 19th December 1961 this region is part of India territory.
The Daman and Diu are they comprised of the 2 separate districts Daman and Diu. The Daman is spread over an area of about 72 sq. and do is spread over an area of about 40 sq.

This is the most preferred tourist place of India, especially during the winter when the climate is pleasant here. The local culture of Daman and Diu still has the influence of Portuguese and celebrates the Portuguese functions and Christmas. Almost all the churches of the city decorated amazingly with amplifying lights. You can find many restaurants and small pubs surviving till late night and many local clubs organizes Christmas party.

Churches and Christmas Celebration in Daman and Diu

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Oldest Churches of Daman and Diu
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Churches of Daman and Diu
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Our Lady Of Remedios
NA
Yogeshwar Mandir Rd, Macchiwad, Moti Daman, Daman, Daman and Diu 396220, India
Our Lady Of The Sea
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Dhamatne, Daman, Daman and Diu 396210
St Paul Church
NA
Diu, Daman and Diu 362520, India
Basilica Of Bom Jesus Church
832 228 5790
Manguerial Rd, Opp. Municipal Garden, Fort Area, Moti Daman, Daman, Daman and Diu 396220

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      Travel Share 9 months ago from INDIA

      Thanks MsDora!

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      Dora Isaac Weithers 9 months ago from The Caribbean

      Chennai is one of the names I hear more often and labeling it the "Detroit of India" makes it sound interesting. Thanks for highlighting these cities with information and pictures, especially for those who won't see them except for articles like yours.