Christmas is also the most celebrated festival in India like another festival. We are briefing about the best places to celebrate Christmas in India such as Goa, Kerala, and union territories of Pondicherry, Meghalaya, Daman and Diu, and Dadra and Nagar Haveli.


Goa is a wonderful place for beaches and see, and it is a topmost place to celebrate Christmas and New Year in India. Goa is known for the home of churches, beaches, restaurants and to experience Christmas like you never before.

Goa is the best popular destination of choice for Indian as well as foreign tourists. Goa’s Convents & Churches are the part of the World Heritage Site. Goa’s 3 traditional celebrations are Christmas, Easter, and Carnival for Christmas holiday in India.


Pondicherry is one of the best and beautiful union territories on the coastal Tamil Nadu line. Pondicherry is also home to the community of French people, having more churches, French-styled avenues, and statues. Pondicherry is south India’s popular tourist destination.



Kerala is the most beautiful place in India also it is best to place to celebrate Christmas. Kochi Fort is the main center of Carnival. The festival will celebrate during the last two weeks of December.

The third most practiced religion in Kerala state is Christianity. There are so many famous churches to celebrate Christmas like St Andrew’s Forane Church in Arthunkal, St Francis Church & Santa Cruz Basilica in Kochi, and Basilica of Our  Lady of Dolours Church in Thrissur.

Shillong, Meghalaya

Shillong which is situated in Meghalaya is also home for most beautiful churches in the North East of India. Christianity is a major religion and Hinduism is the second-largest religion in the Meghalaya state. Shillong is the best place to celebrate the Christmas festival in India.


Daman and Diu

The western union territory in India is Daman and Diu, along the side of the Gujarat state and the Arabian Sea. Daman and Diu is home to the community of Portuguese. Not only the Daman and Diu but also the neighboring union territory of Dadra and Haveli are the best place to celebrate Christmas in India.

The union territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu both are proposed to merge to form a new union territory, which was part of the Portuguese community in India. This newly formed territory will have three districts of Dadra, Nagar Haveli, Daman, and Diu District.

Tamil Nadu

The Christmas festival is also celebrated mainly in Tamil Nadu’s southern districts of Kanyakumari, Tirunelveli, and Thoothukundi. Below is the list of some famous church in the Tamil Nadu state:

St. Thomas Cathedral Basilica, Chennai

St. George’s Cathedral, Chennai

Holy Trinity Cathedral, Palayamkottai

Our Lady of Lourdes Church, Tiruchirappalli

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Madurai

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Madras and Mylapore

Basilica of Our Lady of Good Health, Vailankanni

St. Thomas Cathedral Basilica of Chennai

There are some other famous churches in India like Mount Mary Church of Mumbai, St. Paul’s Cathedral in Kolkata, St Mary’s Basilica in Bangalore, and many other best places for the celebration of Christmas in December.


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