Are you someone who loves exploring new places and enjoying the chilled weather (while sipping a hot cup of chai or coffee of course!), then this blog post is tailor-made for you as we have put together 10 happening winter travel destinations in India that will help you plan your ideal winter vacation well in advance!
- AULI, UTTARAKHAND
If you wish to witness the beauty of the Himalayan landscape at its best, visiting Auli in Uttarakhand must be on top of your bucket list because this is when the entire landscape gets covered with snow, giving you the freedom to try out ski and various other adventure sports.
- GULMARG, KASHMIR
You must be well aware of Gulmarg’s beauty but trust us, things here get even better in winters when you get the opportunity to see frozen lakes and snow-clad mountains. May it be while snowboarding or skiing, you are bound to make memories of a lifetime in Gulmarg during winters.
- TAWANG, ARUNACHAL PRADESH
If you are a snow lover, then visiting whitewashed Tawang is a sight you will always keep locked in your heart. You will feel the freshness of cold air with an essence of deodar in it as soon as you enter this winter fairyland that you won’t get enough of for sure!
- GANGTOK, SIKKIM
May it be colorful monasteries or lakes at high altitudes and how can we forget the exotic flora and fauna – all this accompanied by the breathtaking views of the majestic Himalayas will make every second spent in Gangtok during winters wonderful – this is what makes it one of the best winter travel destinations in India!
Winters mark the start of party season in Goa plus its pristine beaches, happening nightclubs and natural beauty makes it a perfect destination to chill and welcome the new year on a positive note!
- BINSAR, UTTARAKHAND
If you wish to enjoy your winter vacation to its fullest without much crowd interference, then this offbeat location of Uttarakhand will certainly live up to your expectations. The best thing about Binsar is that it offers extraordinary views of Nanda Devi and Trishul peaks that you will love capturing through your lens.
- RANN OF KUTCH, GUJARAT
Rann Utsav is held every year during the winter period at the White Rann in Gujarat. You will get a unique experience during this time along with getting up and close to the rich culture of Gujarat.
- UDAIPUR, RAJASTHAN
The Venice of the east, Udaipur adapts a perfect setting in winters, thanks to the surrounding lakes and Aravali hills that put in a collective effort to keep the temperature of Udaipur in balance. We feel that winter is the best time to enjoy sightseeing here.
- MUNNAR, KERALA
The Winter season is when the aromatic tea plantations and serene meadows will add value to your vacation. We would highly recommend you to pay a visit to Anamudi Peak and Echo Point during this season.
- ANDAMAN AND NICOBAR ISLANDS
Andaman and Nicobar Islands, being one of India’s most scenic and exotic destinations is worth visiting in winter as the weather here is amazingly pleasant, giving you an opportunity to explore the scenery without sweating relentlessly!
So where are you planning your next winter vacation? Let us know in the comments section!