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5 Mesmerizing Destination to Visit This Winter in India

India is a country blessed with the fortune of mesmerizing and exciting holiday destinations. A country so rich in culture, traditions, and history along with tongue licking cuisines and the pleasant welcome by the local community is all that makes India at the top of the list of travelers across the globe.

As winter is already knocking at the door and many of us definitely have started planning for our next winter trip with the family, with friends, with your partner, with your parents. Let me tell you the top 5 mesmerizing and exciting holiday destinations in India you should plan to visit this winter.

Well, winter is obviously one of the best times to explore some of the natural beauties in the form of snowcapped mountains, scorching deserts and some unidentified wildlife species. Ranging from the northern part of the country to southern, eastern to western, there are plenty of options which can confuse you where to go and where not to go. In this blog, I’ll try to help you out with clearing your confusion up to the maximum extent for choosing your next winter destination.


The capital city of Himachal Pradesh is one of the best places to visit during winter. With the irresistible things to do and see, the place offers a lot for its tourists. Shimla was once considered as one of the best tourist destination during the British rule, and still the place holds its significance and the beauty. The beautiful ancient architecture, walking across the ups and down of the hills, mountains covered by snow everywhere and all such things will give you a feel of being in the heaven. Most important, don’t forget to enjoy the toy train ride along the lovely forest areas of Shimla.

The Best Time to Visit Shimla

The best time to visit Shimla with family is the mid-year season when daytime temperatures are lovely and outside experiences are bounty. The best season to visit Shimla for snow is the winter season, which is among November and February. The snowfall season in Shimla starts in late December and keeps going through February.

Best Places to Visit Shimla

  • Mall Road
  • Jakhoo
  • Christ Church
  • Rashtrapati Niwas
  • Jakhu Hill
  • Indian Institute of Advanced Study
  • Kali Bari Temple, Shimla
  • Sankat mochan temple

Shimla by train


Kerala has always been one of the major tourist destinations throughout the year. However winter is still considered as the perfect time for visiting and exploring more being into the lap of nature and it’s amazing beauty. The green tea plantation gardens, lovely waterfalls, hilly mountains and some of the major national parks and reserve forests make it in the top of the list of travelers.


The Best Time to Visit Kerala

Best time to visit for a vacation in Kerala is September to March when the climate is cool and comfortable.

Best Places to Visit Kerala

  • Munnar
  • Alappuzha
  • Kochi
  • Kovalam
  • Kumarakom
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Periyar National Park
  • Wayanad
  • Varkala
  • Nagarhole National Park And Tiger Reserve
  • Kozhikode
  • Eravikulam National Park
  • Bandipur Tiger Reserve And National Park
  • Kollam
  • Vagamon


Jaisalmer, quiet popular as the rustic city is located near the Great Indian Desert and is one of the best places to visit and enjoy the camel safari during winter. It is considered as one of the best exotic destinations offered by Rajasthan Tourism. The ancient architecture of the city will take you back in to the memories of king and queens and their era.

Best Time to Visit Jaisalmer

October to March is the best time to visit Jaisalmer. The climate during this time is lovely and blustery and the best time to appreciate the bright sandy landscape. Arranged in the core of Thar Desert, the summers are amazingly dry and sweltering and should be kept away from.

Best Places to Visit Jaisalmer

  • Jaisalmer fort
  • Patwon ki Haveli
  • Gadisar Lake
  • Salam Singh Ki Haweli
  • Fort Road
  • Nathmal Ki Haveli
  • The Thar Heritage Museum
  • Vyas Chhatri
  • Desert Cultural Centre

Golden Triangle:

Being always in the top of list of every visitor from and outside India, Golden Triangle is another good option to explore this winter. The beauty of Taj is considered to be experienced best during the winter. You can plan out for 7 days of 9 days trip including visits to all the 3 cities covered in the golden triangle package accordingly you get proper time to visit each of the historic  and significant places out there.


Best Places to Visit Golden Triangle

The best time to visit the Golden Triangle is October to mid-April, with temps between 22-32°C

Best Places to Visit Golden Triangle

  • Red Fort, Delhi
  • Qutab Minar, Delhi
  • Jama Masjid, Delhi
  • Taj Mahal, Agra
  • Mehtab Bagh Agra
  • Fatehpur Sikri
  • Jaipur (The Pink City)
  • City Palace, Jaipur


Located in the eastern part of the country, Shillong is something that offers and eye pleasing and mesmerizing tourist spots to its visitors. Some of the major popular destination to visit in Shillong is like Elephant Falls, Lady Hydari Park, Wards Lake, Shillong Peak, Spread Eagle falls and much more. A never ending list offered by this ancient Scotland of India.

Travelling across India during the winter will let you experience a complete soul stirring experience. The best idea for a hassle free travel is to contact any of the best India Private Tour Packages service provider, get them to work for your plan and trip and you just need to pack up your bags and get ready for your next thrilling journey of the year.

Best Time to Visit Shillong

March to June: March and April see the advent of summers but the weather is still quite pleasant.

June to September: Rainy season months see average to heavy rainfalls in Shillong.

October to February: October is when the rainfall stops and the weather begins to cool down.

Best Places to Visit Shillong:

  • Umiam Lake
  • Ward’s Lake
  • Shillong View Point, Laitkor Peak
  • Don Bosco Museum
  • Lady Hydari Park
  • Nohkalikai Falls
  • Elephant Falls
  • Spread Eagle Falls
  • Umiam Lake

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