The adventure expeditions in December such as Everest Base Camp Trek, Ice Climbing Course Manali, Mumbai to Goa coastal cycling, Kedarkantha Trek and scuba diving in Thailand- Phuket have been the most sought after tourist adventure events. The demand for adventure holidays has surged by 10% as compared to the same period last year, according to Cox and Kings report.
The Dubai shopping festival, which has been attracting Indian travellers every year, will be starting on 26th December and will extend to 28th January 2019. Another key attraction in Dubai is the amazing fireworks.
Christmas markets, Christmas Eve parties, New Year Eve treats are the highlights of European destinations. Christmas markets in Germany, France and Croatia are the most popular ones. Most of these markets start in mid-November and continue till 3rd or 4th week of December. During this period, the shops and iconic structures are decorated for Christmas celebrations.
The domestic tours at this time of the year has also increased by 15%. Beach destinations in Konkan region of Maharashtra, Goa and Andaman are trending the most followed by Rajathan and snow destinations such as Manali, Sonmarg, Patnitop, Kufri and Auli. Christmas and new year Cruises have been a craze among luxury seeking travellers.