An Exciting New Year Celebration in Chennai

As the new year approaches, everyone plans to start afresh with new-made resolutions and dreams. It brings new hope in life. As the temperature reduces and chilly nights take over the sweltering hot days, Chennai prepares itself to welcome the upcoming year with open arms. There are several ways to have a New Year celebration in Chennai, from ecstatic parties to a calming visit to churches.

Chennai is an ideal destination for celebrating New Year’s. From rooftop open-air to beach parties, there is something for every party enthusiast to enjoy. Several luxury hotels in the city are also quite famous for organising year-end soirees and occasions. Invite your friends and family to spend the remaining minutes of the year as you countdown to the next one!

a sky filled with fireworks during the night

The celebrations for New Year in Chennai often find their spot at the pristine beaches. One of the most popular places to visit is Marina Beach which is the second-largest urban beach world. You can welcome the new year with the refreshing ocean waves, spend quality time around a bonfire, sing to your favourite tunes or groove to ecstatic beats.

Along with iconic beach parties and club parties, Chennai also houses stunning churches. The city has marvellous architectural gems and some very old churches that you can visit on the days of Christmas and New Year for a divine and delightful experience.

One of them is the St. Andrews Church which is also one of the oldest churches in Chennai. Visit this consecrated location to embrace the holy ambience and witness the mass. Armenian Church, yet another steller church to visit, is one of the oldest churches in India. The church was built in the early 18th century and is dedicated to Mother Mary. The church is adorned with lights and decorations during Christmas and New Year to give a mesmerising vibe.

Among other churches, St. George’s Cathedral is a must-visit in Chennai during the joyful season of hope. The church was built in 1947 and is one of the first churches of independent India. Christmas and New Year are celebrated with great pomp.

While planning your New Year celebration in Chennai, you can stay at Raj Park Hotel which provides a luxurious stay and an option of delectable cuisines. The prime location of Raj Park makes it convenient for guests to welcome the new year with enticing parties and divine church visits. Raj Park Hotel also has an in-house bar and lounge where you can have a small get-together with your close ones to embrace the upcoming year!