Most Happening Places To Celebrate The New Year’s Eve In India

by Vinodkumar Sankranthi
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New Year is around the corner and we can’t keep calm! It’s time to keep the party dress ready and find the best party places to celebrate the New Year in India. While you fix on your best party outfits, we will list down the best places to celebrate New Year’s Eve in India for you. And just in case you are bored with celebrating the bash in your hometown, here’s a list of the places you can travel to for a memorable party experience.

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10 Popular Places To Celebrate New Year 2024

The festive and hectic atmosphere that characterizes the end of a year is something we all look forward to. This will be an especially exciting year when it comes to parties, but New Year parties are no less than any Indian festival. It is celebrated with a lot of enthusiasm and energy all over India. So, let’s find out the most happening places in India to celebrate The New Year’s eve. Have a glimpse:

  1. Mumbai
  2. New Delhi
  3. Shimla
  4. Hyderabad
  5. Goa
  6. Bangalore
  7. Pondicherry
  8. Kolkata
  9. Ooty
  10. Ladakh

1. Mumbai

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The city that never sleeps, and it won’t on New Year’s Eve. Mumbai is a perfect place for all the party animals. You can see people partying around the marine drive, the coolest place in Mumbai. Take a look to find out the coolest places to party in Mumbai on New Year’s Eve. From star-studded parties with B-Town celebs to beachside parties with the most tempting groovy music ever, we have got everything covered.

Places To Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Mumbai:

  • New Year`s Eve Staycation at Grand Hyatt Mumbai
  • New Year’s Eve celebrations at The Maharaja Royal Resort
  • DJ performance by DJ Smokey and DJ Dhyan Mulrav at Box Street Vasai
  • The Bombay Night at Phoenix Market City, Mumbai
  • New Year’s Night Camping near Pawna Lake

Places Around Mumbai To Visit On the New Year’s Eve 2023: 
1. Alibaug Beach Camping
2. Lonavala and Khandala
3. Fireworks at Marine Drive
4. Pali Beach Resort
5. Cordelia Cruise
6. Kundalika Rafting Camp

2. New Delhi

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When it comes to the capital city, there are a plethora of places that host some of the most fun New Year’s parties in the country. There are places in New Delhi having theme parties that promise to give you a good time. For a visual treat, you can head straight to the India Gate and witness the mesmerizing fireworks. In case you like to gulp down some tonic, Cannought Place is the place! But if you like it quite, Kartavya Path should be your destination.

Best New Year Parties in Delhi:

  • New Year Party at Flavor Pirates
  • New Year Party 2024 at The Lalit Hotel
  • The New Year Party 2024 at Privee Shangri-La’s Eros Hotel
  • New Year’s Eve Party at 21 shots
  • New Year Party at 38 Barracks

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3. Shimla


If you are a mountain person and would want to enjoy your New Year’s Eve amidst the gorgeous snow-capped hills, then quickly book your tickets to Shimla. With its cool breeze, serene ambiance, and cozy weather, the town will surely make this new year’s eve your best one so far. Just like other cities on the list, Shimla has an awesome range of places to celebrate with your loved ones. And, in case you don’t have enough warm yet trendy clothes in your closet, this blog consisting of the best dresses for the new year party will help you out! If you are not a party person and want to spend this New Year doing something adventurous, you can also indulge in activities like camping and trekking in Shimla.

Best New Year Parties in Shimla:
1. Sixteen 69 Lounge Bar
2. Rendezvous Bar
3. Devicos Bar
4. Cloud 9 Bar
5. Café Sol
6. Lobby Lounge
7. Eighteen71 Cookhouse & Bar

Places to visit in and around Shimla:
1. Kufri
2. Mall Road
3. Auli
4. Kasauli
5. Shogi
6. Christ Church

4. Hyderabad

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The City of Nizams is also famous for its mindblowing New Year parties. Shake a leg at the pubs and clubs or do it the silent way by visiting the Charminar, Chowmahalla Palace, Salarjung museums, Hussain Sagar Lake, etc. Hyderabad is one of its kind places when it comes to Nizami food, especially non-vegetarian dishes. Take a walk in the old city and treat your tastebuds with delicious Kebabs, Irani Chai, and lots more. And, for New Year’s Eve, people unite at Hyderabad’s famous Necklace Road to celebrate the coming year.

Places To Party in Hyderabad On The New Year’s Eve:
1. Prism, Financial District has been awarded as the #No.1 Night Club in India so you can imagine the New Year Event at Prism already!
2. Playboy Club
3. Amnesia Lounge Bar
4. MOB – Belgium Beer House
5. Altitude Lounge Bar Hyderabad Marriott
6. Komma – The Club
7. 10 Downing Street

Places To Visit Around Hyderabad:
1. Ananthagiri Hills
2. Camping in Vikarabad
3. The Grand Canyon, Gandikota
4. Srisailam and Nagarjuna Sagar Dam
5. Lambasingi, Andhra Pradesh
6. Somasila (Island stay + camping)
7. Mitte Waterfalls
8. Koilsagar Camping

5. Goa

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Goa is a popular destination in India for New Year parties. One reason to visit Goa during New Year’s Eve is to celebrate the party along the beautiful beaches with some amazing seafood. The most happening thing to do in Goa is to attend the New Year’s party under the stars with fireworks and music for a magical experience. Honestly, every nook and corner in Goa is perfect for partying. You can ditch the super expensive clubs like LSD and trust the shacks for a memorable night. (Remember Alia Bhatt partying on the beach in Goa in Dear Zindagi?) So just pack your bags and Go Goa Gone! Also, “the tonic” is damn cheap in Goa! :P

Best places to party in Goa:

1. Tito’s Club
2. Boat Parties
3. Beach party at La Cabana
4. Hilltop, Vagator
5. Sinq, Candolim
6. Curlies, Anjuna
7. Shiva Valley
8. Love Passion Karma, Candolim
9. Cafe Mambos
10. 9 Bar, Vagator

6. Bangalore

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Bangalore, the IT capital of India celebrates the new year with lots of energy and enthusiasm. The events organized in the city are endless. It is famous for pubs & bars and they arrange awesome New Year parties to celebrate. The beautiful weather is welcoming enough for the people to celebrate New Year.

Weekend Getaways From Bangalore To Celebrate The New Year’s Eve:
1. Pool Party at Kanakapura
2. Camping in Kanva
3. Gokarna, also called mini-Goa is much more peaceful
4. New Year Celebration at Dandeli with Camping and Water Sports
5. Ooty, of course!
6. Hampi for all the Hippie souls out there!

7. Pondicherry

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Pondicherry is known for its cultural elements from its French lineage. This place has easy access to beautiful beaches and flavorsome food. It is considered one of the desired destinations in India to celebrate New Year’s Eve. It even brings you special food and drinks to make celebrations more special.

Best places to celebrate New Year’s Even in Pondicherry:

1. Aroma Gardens, Auroville
2. Catamaran Beach Festival
3. Seagulls beach resort
4. Paradise Beach
5. Ashok Beach Resort
6. Promenade beach
7. Zero house bar

8. Kolkata


Kolkata is one of the finest places to visit for the New Year celebrations. This major city has got wonderful places to pay a visit with friends and family members. You will surely refresh the mood with joy and start the New Year 2024 with a bang.

Best places to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Kolkata

  1. Roxy – The Park
  2. Phoenix
  3. Manzuma’s Son Park
  4. Lenin Cruise’s New Year’s Party
  5. The Big Ben
  6. Howrah Bridge

9. Ooty


Who doesn’t love to spend time with nature? Being a dendrophile, you always wanted to enjoy nature’s beauty. For them, Ooty is the perfect place to travel during the New Year 2023 celebrations. You can keep your smartphones aside, sit around a campfire, have endless conversations, and enjoy delicious food.

Best places to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Ooty

  1. Avalanche Lake
  2. Ooty Lake
  3. Botanical Gardens
  4. Doddabetta Peak
  5. Kalhatty Waterfalls
  6. Rose Garden
  7. Pykara Waterfalls

10. Ladakh


No author in the world can describe the beauty and serenity of Ladakh. It has historic places, parks, beaches, and more, giving you a visual treat. As the new year is approaching, you can plan a trip with friends who love adventure trips. However, the best time to travel to Ladakh is summer. You can cherish wonderful memories throughout the journey.

Best places to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Ladakh:

  1. Royal Leh Palace
  2. Magnetic Hill
  3. Chadar Trek
  4. Markha Valley
  5. Thiksey Monastery
  6. Hemis National Park

Final Thoughts

So, here are our best picks for the most happening places to celebrate your new year party. Let us know if you are aware of other interesting places to celebrate the party. We would love to know them. Happy New Year in advance! Also, do not forget to grab the best deals only on GrabOn!

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Shefali Bagga November 22, 2019 - 4:26 pm

Thanks for sharing information about these places.

Jaya Dwivedi February 12, 2020 - 12:52 pm

Thank you, Shefali! Let us know if there’s any particular topic on your mind that you’d want to read about.

Parineeti Malik December 9, 2019 - 3:59 pm

Thank you for posting this. I browsed through a few of them and was really impressive. A lot of helpful tips and suggestions can be gained from the blog.

Jaya Dwivedi December 26, 2019 - 5:20 pm

Glad that you found the list helpful, Parineeti! :)


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