For many winters is an ideal time to explore the uncharted territories in the country. There will always be a bunch of travelers ready to with their bags to head towards the most splendid locales. Winters comes with a fantastic boon of holidays and avid travelers like you shouldn’t miss a chance to explore the most exotic locations in India. If you haven’t planned your itineraries, here are some of the best winter destinations in India you should visit before the season ends.
As winter approaches the traveler inside you starts yearning for a much awaited holiday, here are some of the best winter destinations for you to explore.
Kullu – Manali: Remember the vibrant, colorful hill stations of Switzerland from the famous Bollywood movies? The green, cool slopes of Kullu and Manali might appear the same. A favourite amongst newlyweds, the valleys of Kullu and Manali are ideal for spending a romantic time. Tucked away in the Shivalik ranges, the twin towns are amongst the most popular tourist destinations in the north. Well connected via air, rail and roadways, you can take Delhi to Kullu flights and luxury buses to Manali and enjoy the serene climate weather of the region.
Goa: From numerous laid-back beach shacks to swanky restaurants and amazing flea markets, Goa and the wonders in its vicinity entices every traveler. Popular amongst travelers from different walks of life, Goa has many takers whether hippies, couples, backpackers, and even the most sophisticated. Explore the century old churches or trek through the green meadows of the spice plantations or simply do nothing and take a nap on a hammock, there’s simply no room for boredom here. Winter months become more hippy with banging music festivals and parties going on in December.
Shimla – Another breathtaking beauty of the hills, Shimla is covered in the blanket of snow with jungles of coniferous trees. You might think that the ever famous Mall road of Shimla might have become chaotic, yet still there’s more left to this Mecca for shopaholics. You can find some of the best exotic spices, woolens, souvenirs and handmade arts and crafts. For adventure sports enthusiasts, you can try Paragliding, ice skating and trekking at the neighbouring remote locations. And if you’re looking for a relaxing time, there are also some of the best resorts to enjoy the calm surroundings.
So, if you’re planning to make the most out of your winter vacations, these destinations in different parts of the country are the best places to enjoy your vacations. Leading carriers like Indigo Airlines, Air India, Jet Airways etc. fly to all these major destinations and it’s better to make your travel arrangements in advance.