Top 10 Best Diwali Celebration Destinations in India 2017
1. Jaipur Diwali Celebration
The pink city is adorned in varied colors and the lights that will greet you will be like none that you have seen before. Apart from the houses being decked up, the entire markets are decorated with lights.
2. Varanasi Diwali Celebration
Varanasi, also known as Banaras is considered as one of the holiest cities in India. On the occasion of Diwali, all the Ghats in Varanasi are lit up with thousands of Diya’s.
3. Kolkata Diwali Celebration
Kali Puja coincides with the festival of Diwali. Goddess Kali is worshipped on this occasion and you will get to witness unique offerings made to her during this fest
4. Amritsar Diwali Celebration
Diwali here, coincides with the celebrations of Bandi Chhor Divas, a Sikh festival. It marks the return of Sixth Sikh Guru, Guru Hargobind Sahib Ji. The Golden temple glitters even more as it is draped in lights and the lake is lighted up with countless oil lamps and candles.
5. Goa Diwali Celebration
Diwali in Goa and its surrounding areas begins on the day of Naraka Chaturdashi. Paper made scary-looking effigies of Narakasura, filled with grass and firecrackers, symbolizing evil are made on Naraka Chaturdashi, and then burnt down around four in the morning the next day.