In the starting of the new year and last winter, Makar Sankranti brings the new avidity in the people. The pilgrims move towards the favorite spots where they take the sacred bath this day. Makar Sankranti is the festivity period when the venerators look for the holy places to take the sterling dip. It is totally based on the religious faith and the believers make their trip for those destinations known for their holiness. And in the other form, it is also known for the seasonal festival for harvest.

This celestial moment comes when the sun enters into the zodiacal sign of Makar {capricorn}. It is celebrated in both ways seasonal and traditional as well. On this occasion, there are lots of fairs organized at different places and held the competitions of kite flying. This celestial moment feels the great enthusiastic ring in the people. And while people make their tour for one place to another, the car rental services play a major role and make them an easy and affordable ride.

In the sense of tours & travel, there are some reasons that make impose for visiting these points:

Visiting For Sacred Bath: –

Makar Sankranti is especially prominent for the sacred bath and the pilgrims visit the holy places for bathing. In sacred places, Haridwar, Ganga Sagar, Varanasi, Ujjain, Nashik, and Prayag are most famous. It is the starting for the tour of Kumbh Mela which held on the four sacred places such as Nashik, Haridwar, Ujjain, and Prayag (Allahabad). And besides it, there are lots of sacred places around each corner of the country where the pilgrims visit with great zeal and take the bath.

Khichadi in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar: –

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In Uttar Pradesh, Makar Sankranti is totally the festival of sacred bathing, donation, and Til-Gur sweets. It is famous as Khichadi here and also Nahan as well as. The cities also organized competitions of kite flying and the people enjoy the different types of delicious dishes. Varanasi, Allahabad, Gaya, Saryuji and Mathura & Vrindavan are the most visiting places these days. And if planning for there, you can easily book a cab from any corner of the country.

As Lohri & Maghi in Panjab: –

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Panjab totally celebrates it as a traditional & seasonal festive way and as Lohri and Maghi, the people celebrate it with great anxiety. The young men visit door to door through their traditional dances and songs enjoy all together. Lohri is the symbol of the agricultural new year and prominent with the bonfire which is the ancient tradition. Also, people join kite flying competitions and take the joy of the festival with the various car tour packages.

As Pongal in Tamilnadu:

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Pongal, the other form of Makar Sankranti which marked for Tamilnadu. It is the symbol of arriving spring season and ceremonies as the Harvest festival. It is also known as Thai Pongal that is a four-day celebration in Tamilnadu. Pongal period of Makar Sankranti is the time when the rice, sugar cane, and other corn are harvested. The people thank God (nature) for giving them grains that manage their life cycle. People believe that this four days festival is the best time for the wedding.

In the form of International Kite festival (Gujrat): –

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Gujrat has a different way of making the celebration in the form of kite flying. The kite-flying festival of Gujarat is one of the biggest kite festivals at the international level. It offers the best moments for kite flying competitors. According to the Indian calendar, it is the time when winter ends and summer starts and many countries participate in this festive moment.

Besides these places, you can visit Odisha, Kerala, Goa, West Bengal, Himachal Pradesh, and Maharashtra for this celestial moment. Also, visit neighboring countries Nepal that celebrate the same like India with the full efforts. To visit all these places, you can book a taxi from any corner of India and enjoy it there. Whether for local traveling or outstation, you can hire a local taxi, outstation cabs, and online car booking services.