It’s winter and it is around the corner. Winter is the best time in India to chill and move out with family, bag, and baggage. Winter is the best time to empty your sack of savings and experience the snow-laden mountains, wide coastal, wild and sandy desert, bumpy forest, and cold untamed river.
India is known for its diverse landscape worldwide, and akin to you and I, there are many who want to explore snowy India during winter.
When you are ready to uncover the beauty of Indian Peninsular during winter, we like to share a list of places to visit this time.
God’s Own Country – Kerala
If you want to evade the blanket during winter then Kerala is the best winter destination in India for you . You can escape chilling cold here on the warm rays of Sun. the temperature stays moderate all round the year in Kerala. Whether you want to drink the scenic beauty of beaches or take a tour to backwater, Kerala is the charming destination for you in winter.
The tree house accommodation is an alluring option for people who love to spend time with nature during vacation.
Paradise of Tea Lover – Munnar
If you foster dream-like trekking, rappelling, and rock climbing then Munnar is the next call for you. The temperature remains 11 degrees Celsius in winter and it offers to indulge scenic beauty with tranquility to nature lovers.
Book your hotel in advance to evade last time rush. It is an ideal destination for honeymoon, family tour, and solo traveling.
Trekkers’ Destination – Wayanad
If you are looking for a gorgeous but adventurous mountain destination in India during winter then Wayanad can be your location.
Wayanad is situated in the Western Ghats, South India and it has everything to offer to its visitors from forest to mountain, food to culture in one row. It would not be wrong to call Wayanad the land of adventure for people who love to adore adventure via trekking and mountain during winter.
A city with Beaches – Chennai
Tamilnadu’s capital Chennai is known for its picturesque beaches all over the world. the city remains hot as well as humid during winter too. Hence, Chennai is considered an amazing place to visit in winter with your family and friends. The city can experience you the Dravidian heritage to Victorian architecture simultaneously, and this is the essence of the place.
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Dawki has something astounding to offer to its tourists during winter. If you have a stubborn wish for boating then the Umngot river in Dawki will fulfill your wish in every sense. Boating in clean water like Unmgot is second to none when you are in Shillong.
Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh
If you are a trekking freak and you do not want to let go of any chance of trekking in winter then Dalhousie is the place to visit. The place turns into a quintessential snow-covered town in winter. The chilly breeze and snow-robed mountains attract a large number of tourists every year in December and this year is not the exception. When you want to enjoy snow-sprinkled destination with added punch of trekking, Dalhousie is your next place to visit.
It is time to enjoy hilly food like Dham, Aktori, and Luchipoti when you are planning to visit Dalhousie in December.
When you are crazy to visit hill station in your vacation, you can consider Auli for your next vacation. The snow-capped mountains of Neeelkant, Mana Parbar, and Nanda Devi can experience the serenity of the hilly area with skiing just like cherry on the cake. If you are the one who loves to have thrill in vacation then Auli is all set to add the flavor for you.
You can take part in the National Championship of Skiing in 2020 if you are about to set off for Auli in February next year.
Memory Lane of Dravidian Culture – Tamil Nadu
Willing to walk through the memory land of Dravidian civilization in India?
Then Tamil Nadu can be your succeeding destination this winter. Following the rocky sculptures to caves, and crocodile farm to flora and fauna species – Tamil Nadu has an array of a surprise to offer you during winter. This year, allow yourself to dissolve in the Dravidian heritage in visiting Tamil Nadu.
Indian French Colony – Puducherry
Yes, visiting France is not everyone’s cup of tea as it costs more than we think. But, we can drink the beauty of French civilization sitting in India. Thinking how! Pack your bag and set off for Puducherry if you want to experience the pulsating culture of French people. It is one of the amazing places to visit in winter in India.
Land of Dynasties – Rajasthan
Let’s enjoy the regal culture as well as tradition of Rajas and Maharajas this winter setting off for royal land, Rajasthan – the land of Dynasties.
Rajasthan is the place of historic splendors and spectacular royal architectures. You can come across a row of palaces and forts in every nook and cranny.
The places you can visit in Rajasthan are Jodhpur (the blue city), Jaisalmer (the golden city), Jaipur (the pink city), Ajmer (the holy city), Udaipur (the city of lakes), and Bundi (the city of Boaris) along with Ranthambore National Park situated amid of Aravalli and Vindhya parvatas.
If you want to experience the wildlife from near then Ranthambore National Park has something to offer you.
Have you listened to the Hornbill Festival?
Do you wish to join the festival this year? Then this year in December you can be part of the great festival in visiting Kohima in Nagaland.
Hornibill Festival takes place every year in December. It is all about showcasing rich and colorful culture of local tribes through dance, rituals, and performances by warrior tribes of Nagaland.
If you love trekking then you can visit Dzukou Valley in Kohima to accomplish your wish.
Bringing Up Rear
It is not unfair to say that winter is a great season to explore different parts of India with your family and friends. Whether you want to hit the road to explore wildlife or warm desert, nice and twisty river or harsh craggy mountains – winter makes you rigorous and fit to visit and experience beauties and surprises from place to place.