Following are the top 10 places to visit in India during Navratri and Durga Puja and Dussehra.

  • Delhi- The most famous in Delhi is the Ramlila Maidan.
  • Maharashtra – In Mumbai, the nights are musical, grounds are flanked with people clad in colourful dresses.
  • Jammu- If you are looking for a spiritual experience, visit Katra during the Navratri festival.
  • Chattisgarh- The tribal area of Bastar celebrates Dussehra like none of the other states does.
  • Karnataka- Don’t miss the procession of beautifully adorned elephants on the decorated streets of Mysore.
  • Uttar Pradesh – Varanasi aka Kashi glows with festive fervour during Navratri.
  • Himachal Pradesh -There are many Durga temples here. Visit anywhere to get the feel of Durga Puja.
  • Uttarakhand-Temples of Naina Devi, Kasar Devi, Dhari Devi, Mansa Devi and Chandi Devi are a must-visit place at this time of the year.
  • West Bengal- The rituals of sindoor khela, visarjan etc. are a few highlights of this bright festival.
  • Gujarat- Ahmedabad, Baroda, Surat, Gandhinagar and Patan are worth visiting during the fest.

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