Explore these winter destinations in India this Year

Planning your winter holidays? Why not explore winter destinations in India this time! Yes, India is a huge country to explore in every season but the scenic views around are indescribable. You will see snow and snow all-around in some places. There are so many destinations and valleys where you will forget everything after watching beautiful snowfall in the winter season. Besides snowfall, you can do so many other activities here. You will get to see a new world in the shelter of snow falling like a fur. The best part is you will get the best deals on flights to India  in winters.


Darjeeling is a mesmerizing winter destination to visit in India. This place is the real “Queen of the Hills” and is in West Bengal. Darjeeling is also home to the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. You will going to enjoy your winter vacation here. The cold is not unbearable here it’s normal and very pleasant. This pleasant and romantic weather turns the city into a haven for winter lovers. The average temperature during winters ranges from 2.5°C to 11.2°C.

Best Time to Visit: October to December

Himachal Pradesh

In the lap of Himalayas, it is another wonderful destination to explore in India. Himachal Pradesh is one of the must-visit places that give you an experience of life in the mountains. Be ready for the adventure these winters and make this your favorite hill station! Besides capturing the amazing scenes and moments you can experience other fun and adventurous activities in snowfall. You can do natural ice-skating (in Shimla); you can also enjoy paragliding here. Kullu-Manali, Dharamshala, and Shimla are some places to do paragliding.

Best Time to Visit: October to February


Nainital is known as the gem of Uttarakhand. It is a beautiful hill station in the foothills of Kumaon Himalayas. It is among the best places to visit in winter in Nainital. It is the favorite destination for winter lovers. The winters offer a chilly climate and snow in Nainital. The temperature falls to below zero degrees in the evening time here.

Best Time to Visit: November to February

Amazing Island Andaman

Spend some days of your winter vacation in the beautiful Island Andaman. It is like a home to sandy beaches. Beaches over here are dotted with swaying palms and historical monuments. Furthermore, you can perform numerous adventure activities and abundant marine life here. You won’t see snowfall here but yes you can perform other activities like beach bumming and other water sports here.

Best Time to Visit: December to February


Kaziranga is a UNESCO World Heritage site and it is known for being the home of one-horned rhinoceros, Kaziranga National Park. It is one of the best winter holiday destinations in India. You can enjoy jeep safari, bird-watching and admire the beautiful architecture of Sibsagar. This place is famous for its tea estate also. You can also soak in the Clean Water of Kakochang Waterfall in Kaziranga. You will be surprised to know that there is a mystery in a place named Jatinga in Kaziranga. It is believed that birds commit suicide over this place. Don’t miss to visit this place!

Best Time to Visit: November to February

Visit Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand is also known as Dev Bhoomi. This place is settled in the lap of Himalayas and it is a blissful, adventurous, romantic and wonderful land. So if you are planning your winter trip indulged in white winters in the mountains then this is the best place to explore. This place is also famous for its Hindu pilgrimage sites.

Best Time to Visit: October to February

Explore “God’s own Country”: Kerala

Visiting India and forgot about Kerala? No way! This place is famous for its palm-fringed backwaters, Ayurvedic treatments, tranquil beaches, and lush hills. Kerala is known as “God’s Own Country”. You can bask in the bliss of paradise this winter vacation!

Best Time to Visit: November to February

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