23/03/2016 4:02 PM IST | Updated 15/07/2016 8:26 AM IST

9 Stunning Places To Visit This Weekend To Escape The Holi Madness

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Chilika Lake at Sunset

Holi, while immensely enjoyable for several, can prove quite a nuisance if you don’t enjoy being vigorously drenched in water and colours that refuse to fade even after several baths.

However, with this Holi weekend being a long one – Good Friday comes right after the Hindu festival this year – it’s an ideal excuse to indulge the traveller within, and escape to quieter, scenic places.

Here are 9 incredible destinations within the country that promise an experience as colourful as the festival itself, on any long weekend this year.

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