Enjoy A Year-Long Vacation With These 12 Mesmerising Vistara Destinations!

Fasten your seatbelts and get ready to explore India and the world with your favourite airline! Weʼve put together an all-encompassing itinerary designed to showcase the best facets of our destinations through the year. Enjoy this anniversary gift of travel inspiration—specially presented from us to you!



JANUARY I Srinagar

A shikara glides on Dal Lake, against a backdrop of snow-capped mountains, Srinagar, Kashmir, India.

Kashmir’s capital is a wintery paradise whose great outdoors boast magnificent vistas and must-visit spots for nature lovers and adventure seekers. If weather permits, begin with a shikara (boat) ride on paradisiacal Dal Lake to see the exquisite little island of Char Chinar in its centre. Embark on a skiing expedition on the snowy slopes of Gulmarg, located about an hour’s drive from Srinagar. En route, stop at Tangmarg to marvel at the Drang waterfall—a stunning frozen wonder! Breathtaking terrain, off-piste routes, and spectacular views from the Gulmarg Gondola cable car make this destination amazing for all age groups!

Vistara offers twice-daily direct fights between Delhi and Srinagar.


Aerial view of the Louvre Abu Dhabi as it seems to float on the surrounding waters.

With the cool temperatures drawing art and food enthusiasts from around the world to indulge in the finer things in life, this Emirate transforms into a virtual mecca for festivals in February. A glittering fiesta of cultural performances, lights and fireworks shows, and colourful entertainment, the Sheikh Zayed Festival can be enjoyed throughout the month. Don’t miss the delectable Dessert Museum there! Art lovers will enjoy the events at The Louvre Abu Dhabi, especially its Impressionism exhibits. And Bollywood mania is set to grip the region with the IIFA Awards Abu Dhabi 2023!

Vistara offers daily direct flights between Mumbai and Abu Dhabi.

MARCH I Indore

Deer and colourful flora at Ralamandal Wildlife Sanctuary, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India.

Explore the beauty of nature at the lush, expansive environs of Ralamandal Wildlife Sanctuary. Head out on the four-wheel drives
that are available for hire to catch a glimpse of black bucks, chitals, peacocks, Asian palm civets, blue bulls (nilgai), and leopards. For
those who love trekking, savour the heavenly scents of teak, sheesham, and eucalyptus trees as you admire the abundance of
flora all around. Interestingly, the sanctuary is also home to an
ancient palace, built by the Holkar Dynasty, as it was once a royal hunting ground.

Vistara offers twice-daily direct flights between Delhi and Indore.

APRIL I Dehradun

The verdant, floral environs, set against a backdrop of the majestic Himalayas, are a treat for the senses, Dehradun, Uttarakhand, India.

Nestled amidst the forested backdrop of the Doon Valley, with abundant greenery plush with wildflowers, Dehradun has a tranquil, spiritual ambience that soothes the soul. The plush Vana wellness retreat with its holistic Ayurvedic, yoga, and Raag therapies invoke a deep sense of well-being, allowing you to slow down and embrace the bliss of the surroundings. A visit to the popular sulphur springs of the glistening Song River, bearing tremendous healing powers, completes a calming sojourn in this hilly region.

Vistara offers daily direct flights to Dehradun from Delhi and Mumbai.

MAY I Guwahati

Sunset on the Brahmaputra River, Guwahati, Assam, India.

The mighty Brahmaputra River is the lifeline of this charming Northeast Indian city and what better way to bask in its glory than with a boat ride on its peaceful waters. A variety of cruises, offering lunch, candlelit dinners, and stunning sunset views, can be enjoyed here. Apart from waterfront vistas, Guwahati is also nestled in the lap of lush, forested mountains. Trek up the verdant Nilachal Hills and Nizarapar’s twisting paths to get a bird’s-eye view of the city and
follow it up with a picnic as a treat!

Vistara offers daily direct flights to Guwahati from Delhi and Bengaluru.

JUNE I Singapore

Creatively designed Supertree Grove at Gardens by the Bay, Singapore.

Enjoy pleasant weather as you head out on a shopping spree in this bustling city-state. Head to the ION Orchard and Orchard Central for high-street brands, while The Shoppes at Marina Bay Sands offers uber-luxurious retail therapy along with spectacular entertainment—bars, nightclubs, spas, musical shows, and more! The picturesque Venetian canal here is a must-visit! Don’t miss the jaw-droppingly beautiful Supertree Groves—a stunning vertical park with 18 metal structures, adorned with colourful trees and flowers, rising 50 metres to the sky—at the nearby Gardens by the Bay.

Vistara offers daily direct flights between Mumbai and Singapore, and four times a week between Pune and Singapore.

JULY I Paris 

Couple enjoying a romantic stroll on the streets of Paris, France.

The romantic allure of the French capital has captured the hearts of many. The famed Eiffel Tower, where many get down on one knee to propose to their beloved, is a perennial favourite. Montmartre’s Le Mur Des Je T’aime (Wall of Love)—where the phrase ‘I love you’ is written in multiple languages—makes for a cuddle-worthy Instagram photo-op, as well! The Luxembourg Palace is perfect for a dreamy stroll—even Emperor Napoleon and Empress Josephine couldn’t resist its environs. And cosy picnics by the Seine River are always welcome.

Vistara offers direct flights, five times a week between Delhi and Paris.


A showing of Les Misérables at Her Majesty’s Theatre, London, UK.

Culture vultures, rejoice! Here’s a haven that’ll satiate your artistic cravings to the fullest. Theatre fiends will have a gala time at London’s West End venues. Catch a wide variety of live theatrical showcases—from Disney’s The Lion King and Grease The Musical, to Les Misérables and Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap—at the Shaftesbury Theatre, Her Majesty’s Theatre, and St. Martin’s Theatre, among others. The V&A Museum (for art and fashion exhibits) and British Museum (for the Rosetta Stone and Parthenon sculptures) are worth visiting for historic insight and heritage collections.

Vistara offers daily direct flights between Delhi and London.


Boathouses and palm trees line the tranquil backwaters of Kochi, Kerala, India.

The cultural hub of Kerala, Kochi or Cochin flaunts meandering backwaters fringed by coconut trees and charming local waterfront settlements. Feel your stress melt away on a languorous boat ride
past fishing nets, migratory birds, the engineering marvel that is the Willingdon Island, and the slow unravelling of local life. Up the peaceful quotient of the trip by giving in to the goodness of an Ayurvedic treatment at Ayurville and Prakruthi.Life wellness retreats, both located within city limits.

Vistara offers twice-daily direct flights between Delhi and Kochi.


Tunde kebabs are a popular delicacy in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.

As the capital of the historic, princely Awadh region, Lucknow boasts a cuisine fit for a nawab—literally! Arguably, the best place for authentic, flavourful feasts is the Old City. Make sure to bring an appetite as you dig into melt-in-the-mouth kebabs at the famous Tunday Kababi restaurant in Aminabad. Street-food lovers will savour the tokri (basket) chaat at the iconic Royal Cafe in Hazratganj, while the rich kulcha-nihari (flatbread-meat gravy) and decadent sheermal (sweet flatbread) at Raheem’s in Chowk are unmissable. Talk about a royal indulgence!

Vistara offers daily direct flights between Delhi and Lucknow.


Royal interiors of a suite at Rambagh Palace, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.

If it’s plush vacations in the lap of luxury you crave, then a stay at Jaipur’s resplendent palace hotels is a must! Check into the Jai Mahal Palace, a magnificent 18th-century property set amidst vast acres of Mughal gardens. Bespoke, fairy-tale dining setups, heritage walks through the property to explore its Indo-Saracenic architecture, and more await guests here. The Samode Haveli is yet another regal treasure for a divine stay. Or do as Lady Diana and Jacqueline Kennedy did by choosing the opulent Rambagh Palace. Whatever you opt for, prepare to be dazzled!

Vistara offers daily direct flights between Mumbai and Jaipur.


Breathtakingly beautiful view of crystal clear waters in Malé, Maldives.

Surreal scenery, tropical island living, and unmatched indulgences— that’s Maldives for you! Malé, its capital, is situated on a tiny island with charming local settlements. A picturesque, 45-minute catamaran ride from its shores takes you to OZEN LIFE MAADHOO—a luxe resort boasting Maldivian eateries, a resident marine biologist to guide you on underwater adventures, and M6m, an underwater restaurant! The You & Me retreat, situated 20 minutes away by boat, offers romantic experiences like private dining setups, photoshoots, and more. Come here to experience man-made luxuries amidst nature!

Vistara offers daily direct flights between Mumbai and Malé.

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