This Winter, Take A Holiday To These 5 Destinations Around The Indian Ocean!

Anushka posted on 08 December

When you picture your dream vacation, and you think of being on a sunny beach, lounging on a beach chair, sipping a fruity cocktail while enjoying the sea breeze and palm trees swishing around in the background, chances are the only confusion you’ll deal with is picking thatdestination. Well, fret no more, because we’ve curated a list of interesting locales you should bookmark for your winter vacay list. From pristine, white sand beaches to crystal clear blue waters, get ready to cause massive Instagram envy!

Sri Lanka

Beaches for miles, ancient ruins, friendly locals and flavourful food; Sri Lanka is the destination of choice for us this winter. Travel in their colourful trains, visit the temples, head to the national park, explore the rich cuisine, or simply lie back and enjoy the wide expanse of sea in front of you. #LBBTip: Planning a trip to Sri Lanka? How about flying premiere class? Book a Jet Airways flight and use your JPMiles to upgrade! Falling short of JPMiles? You can even buy JPMiles to book a ticket with JetPrivilege’s airline partners. Sounds like a plan? 


A group of 115 islands, the Seychelles are known for their stunning and unspoiled beaches, dense jungles, thriving coral reefs, and nature reserves. With hiking trails, ravishing beaches, rock climbing, unique landscape and clear azure water, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Go diving, snorkeling, surfing, and sailing and get ready to put your vacation mode on. #LBBTip: We recommend staying at the AVANI resort and spa when in Seychelles. Book your stay here and quote your JetPrivilege number to earn JPMiles. Don’t miss the chance to get closer to a free flight!


Steeped in culture and history, the Zanzibar archipelago is known for its delicious varieties of spices, plantations, winding alleys, and bustling marketplaces, beautifully carved wooden doors, breathtaking mosques and grand residences. Feeling luxurious? You can even head to Mnemba Island – an idyllic private island featuring accommodation, breathtaking scenery and rich marine diversity. #LBBTip: Once back from the trip with enough Instagrammable pics, we suggest you update your social media profiles for envious likes and write a review on TripAdvisor for JPMiles {win!}  

Reunion, France

Pack a whole lot of fun and frolic into your vacay planning by heading to the island of Réunion. With majestic landscapes, beautiful viewpoints, attractive coastal cities and stunning forests, it’s a great place to soak up some sun, wade into warm waters, sample flavourful dishes and try your hand at adventure sports, including scaling nearly 200 canyons fit for canyoning on the island for the ideal adrenaline injection. #LBBTip: Beach calls for beach gear, and preferably new! Thinking of buying that new swimsuit? Then now’s the time. Shop from here and earn  JPMiles on all your spends! This means you are already getting ready for your next holiday because these JPMiles can get you a free flight!  


Calling Mauritius an island paradise is no overstatement. With vast sandy beaches, lush green forests, historic monuments, all the while indulging in its delectable local delicacies, it’s a trip you will remember for years to come. Since it’s awash with beaches, you can relax by the sea and swim in clear waters all day, or head out into the sea on a scenic boat tour. At night, you can paint the town red with their wide range of nightlife options, or shop for apparel, footwear and souvenirs in the wide lanes. This is definitely one vacay you’ll remember! Excited? Start planning your winter vacation now since these sunny destinations are perfect to escape the winter chill. Get that beautiful, floppy beach hat out, pick your book of choice and deep dive into a dream vacation. After all, you deserve to end the year on a good note, so treat yourself well at these Insta-worthy locations. And while you make the much-deserved beach break, sign-up for JetPrivilege membership to enjoy all the benefits mentioned above.. It’s absolutely FREE and takes no time!

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