Since winter is almost here and holiday spirit is kicking its way in, why not grab the nearest opportunity to make this winter memorable? Whether it is south or north, India offers incredible choices to go on a vacation with family and friends.
1. Manali , Himachal Pradesh
Manali is a hill resort in the northern parts of the Himalayas. It is a great place for people who love adventure sports like river rafting, zorbing, paragliding and skating. Getting a tattoo from a parlor in Old Manali and soaking in to the hot water at Manikaran is a must do.
Rohtang Pass, Solang Valley, Khajjiar and Patalsu are the places you must visit. Hidimba Devi temple and the Tibetan Monasteries add to the old cultural values of the place.
2. Gulmarg , Jammu and Kashmir
Gulmarg is one of the most famous hill town in the Baramulla District of Jammu. It is a major attraction for people who love scenic beauty shrouded by snow capped mountains. The Gondola lift, the Sking area and the golf course are an additional bonus to that.
Khilanmarg, Nagin valley and the Alphather Lake are must visits for nature lovers. This place is perfect for a family vacation; a memorable experience for all.
3. Auli, Uttarakhand
Auli is a beautiful hill town and a skiing resort as well. The beautiful forest of Oak and Deodar trees are up for a panoramic view against the backdrop of snow capped peaks like Mana Parvat and Nanda Devi.
Auli’s breathtaking tourist places like Gurso Bugyal, Vishnu Prayag, Joshimath, Chattarakund and the artificial lake of Auli. The Auli Skiing Festival and Mata Murti Ka Mela are the additional festivities of this place.
4. Pelling, Sikkim
Pelling is a small hill town located in the state of Sikkim which promises a serene view of the Himalayan Mountain Ranges.
The Singshore Bridge, Sangay Falls, Rimbi Falls, Khecheopalri Lake and the Kanchenjunga Falls are the best tourist attractions. The Sangacholing Monastery, Pemayangtse Monastery, Ralong Monastery and the Buddha Park are for those who seeks solace midst the hills.
5. Jaipur, Rajasthan
Jaipur is the capital city of Rajasthan. It is known as the pink city because of the stone’s color used in building forts and walls. The Hot Air Balloon Safari, Vedic Walks and the Virisat Experiences are the excellent ways of exploring Jaipur.
Amber Fort and Palace, City Palace, Jantar Mantar, Nagargarh Fort, Hawa Mahal are the famous historic attractions of the city.
6. Kutch, Gujarat
Kutch is a district in the Indian state of Gujarat. The community here is a beautiful amalgamation of culturally rich and vibrant traditions.
Great Rann Of Kutch, Kutch Bustard Sanctuary, Kutch Desert Wildlife Sanctuary and the Mandvi Beach are the exquisite natural location of serenity. The Kutch Mahotsav brings the place more into prominence.
7. Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh
Visakhapatnam is often termed as the port city of Andhra Pradesh. Sri Venkateswara Temple, Simachalam Temple, Naval Museum,Dolphin’s nose Lighthouse,kailasagiri hill park are some of the important tourist spots.
The significant attractions are the beaches, like Kondakarla ava Beach, Rushikonda Beach, Yadara Beach, Rama Krishna Beach with the must visit Araku Valley where there is the exquisite Borra Caves to be explored.
Lakshadweep is one of the island Union Territories of India. Here you will find India’s most beautiful and enchanting group of islands. With a permit you can visit tourist places like Minicoy Island, Agatti Island, Bangaram Islands and the Kavaratti.
Water sports and Scuba diving are the adventurous edge you will get within the pristine beaches and attractive lagoons.
So book your tickets and grab your things for a memorable vacation with your near and dear ones.