Prices of plane tickets to most Indian destinations have increased by up to 20% ahead of Holi compared to last year.
Despite the rise in airfare, travel operators have reported higher demand for domestic and overseas destinations.
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Mathura is the top searched destination on EaseMyTrip with a 100% increase in travel searches this year.
Varanasi is also a popular destination with a surge of 50% in searches.
Prayagraj has seen the highest growth in bookings (127%) ahead of Holi, followed by Patna (126%) and Lucknow (125%).
The average stay on the platform is about 6 days, which is greater compared to the previous year's data, according to an OYO spokesperson.