India is ready to brace the shivery winter season. Winter vacation is round the corner and it is time to go out and start the New Year with high spirits. In terms of tourism, India has no dearth of options when it comes to enjoying the winter vacations.
Here, we bring the top 5 cities that you must visit during this winters.
Known for its royal heritage, cities like Jaipur, Udaipur, and Jodhpur are prepped up to welcome visitors. Like most parts of northern India, Rajasthan too will give you the best taste of winters, mixed with a wonderful trip of the traditional heritage. The forts and palaces in Rajasthan will transport you to the majestic era. The grand and royal hospitality will make your trip memorable. Don’t forget to take a camel ride in ‘Thar Desert’, and take the beautiful memories home.
All those who love green places, must visit southern state of Kerala. Known as God’s own country, the state has many attractive spots for tourists. Kerala is a perfect option for people who want to keep winter at bay, as the state remains warm and pleasant during winters. One can enjoy relaxing on the tranquil beaches, staying in a tree house and or on a houseboat on the backwater.
If you are a mountain lover and a fan of adventure-skiing, tracking, Uttrakhand’s Auli is perfect for you during the winters. The hill city is surrounded with coniferous and oak forests, Nanda Devi and Nar Parvat Mountains. A ride on cable car that links Auli to Joshimath will give you a thrilling experience. The popular Hindu pilgrimage Badrinath Temple, Valley of Flowers National Park and wildlife like snow leopards and red foxes are other attractions for you in the region.
Capital of the Himalayan state Uttrakhand, Shimla is usually covered in a snow blanket during winters. If you want to experience snowfall, do visit the beautiful city which turns white during the cold season. Snowfall at night creates a perfect romantic atmosphere which makes it a haven for couples.
People who a little zing in life, mixed with serene beaches, quirky discos, etc., must pick Goa for their next trip. The city is specially decorated for Christmas and New Year festivities and will make your trip joie de vivre.