There are the regular birthdays, and then there are the Birthdays, the special milestones. The day you enter your adulthood, the day you can officially drive, the day you wake up to realize “Oh God! half of my life is already over”. These precious moments call for an unforgettable celebratory trip. There is no better way than taking a memorable trip to an unknown destination, to mark the major milestones of your life. Be it your birthday, or your loved one’s birthday celebration that you are planning; these destinations are a sure ways to embark the next phase of your life with the right spirit.
So, without further ado, here are some incredible places to travel to and the best ways to celebrate your milestone birthday.
Take a road trip to some of the best routes in India
Congratulations, you have just received your official license to hit the road. Best way to celebrate this freedom is by taking a long road trip on some of the best routes in India with scenic beauty and long stretches of highway to accelerate on. You can test your driving skills on Mumbai – Pune Expressway, Mumbai to Goa route, Visakhapatnam to Araku Valley, Shimla to Manali via Mandi, Chennai to Pondicherry along the East Coast Road. Or on a bolder note, push your driving limits in the challenging but extremely scenic terrain of Guwahati to Tawang route, Gangtok to Lake Tsomgo and Nathu-La Pass and many more.
Hit the high note to the best party destinations
The day you’ve been waiting for is finally here, so why wait for more? Let’s get the party started at the best party destination in India. Can there be any better place than Goa? Relax during the day, sunbathing on the beach and party hard all night with your best buddies on the sun-soaked sands of Goa. An absolute bliss!
Take a trek and camp out in the wilderness
This is the time you realize that half your life is already over. Don’t panic! It is not the end of the world. However, it is time when one would rather relax and get a bit laid back. Enjoy the tranquillity of nature than party. So, get those trek boots on and go on a hike through the wilderness, camp out under the stars and get one with nature. Some of the best trek routes with a unique blend of nature and culture are Hampta pass in Himachal, Roopkund, Valley of Flowers, Kuari Pass, Rupin Pass, Kedarkantha in Uttrakhand. Mind you these are just the tip of the iceberg of the treks that the beautiful Himalayas have to offer. You may also explore the Western Sahyadri trails, especially during monsoons.
Recharge your mind with the spiritual awakening at a peaceful retreat
Turning 50 is a huge milestone. This is the time you would want to relax those muscles and embark on a more spiritual journey. The best places to journey into the enchanting ambiance, culture, and spirit of India are Rishikesh, Kerala, Dharamshala, Gokarna, Mysore, Pune, Auroville, and Varanasi.
Enrich the Family Bonds
At the ripe age of 75, your focus is more on spending quality time with family. A leisure trip in the city outskirts or to relaxing beach with luxurious lodging options should certainly be on the list.