As the pandemic is under control, India has opened borders for travelers. You can plan to travel in December to the best picturesque winter getaways.
India is a destination where you can find mountains, valleys, peaks, snow clads, waterfalls, rivers, deserts, beaches, and backwaters. India is a cultural destination where people from different countries like to visit.
December is a month to celebrate those who love traveling. I am mentioning some gorgeous places in India where I would like to visit with my family this winter.
Why spend more and go to international destinations when you can find similar places here? Shimla is a popular hill station with snowfall during December and January. The green valleys and ridges look beautiful during the snowfall. Chail is a man-made slope famous for summer camps. British era Church, the Kuthar Fort, Wax museum, Annadale flat terrain, Viceregal lodge, Himalayan Bird Park, Kila Forest are some of the best places to visit in Shimla.
In Uttarakhand, there are countless destinations to visit in December. If you wish to witness snowfall then Dehradun and Mussoorie are the ones you must visit. Snow-capped mountains, lush greenery, and heritage charm make the best place for this winter. Kids can enjoy skiing in Auli, a peak for amateurs to professionals. Those who are interested in trekking can visit Binsar, a land of great bliss. Jim Corbett National Park is famous for Bengal Tigers and jeep safaris. Chaukori is famous for tea gardens, lofty peaks, a captivating sunset, and sunrises.
The famous Kutch festival is a popular carnival at Rann of Kutch, Gujarat. The 65 days festival starts from November to February, attracting lots of local as well as international travelers. In December the weather is great to chill at night by camping in the white desert. You can stay in a tent at Dhordo Village watching the beautiful sky on a full moon day. Traditional dance performances, folk music, local food, and mud house paintings are the other attractions. Different adventure sports are also there to keep your kids engaged like rappelling, ATV rides, rocking climbing, camel riding, basketball, and shooting. If you stay for more days, then do not forget to visit Bhuj, Mandvi, and temples around.
Andaman is a group of 572 islands with 36 inhabited with people. A small and nature-laid place where your family can enjoy doing scuba diving, snorkeling, and other water activities. The ocean is brimming with coral gardens. The best time to visit is usually October to May, the weather will be more pleasant for water sports and sightseeing.
Udaipur is said to be an ancient city where numerous tourists visit during December. A fantastic place with traditional Havelis, temples, palaces, and crooked streets. The visitors can enjoy the serenity of lakes, bustles, and colorful bazaars, live art scenes, shopping, and a horseback or wheel ride through the countryside. The most famous palaces of Udaipur are Lake Palace and Jag Mandir Palace. Have a joyful shopping experience at Bada Bazar, Hathi Pole, and Chetak Circle. The restaurants of Udaipur serve healthy delights along with taste buds like Bajra roti, Makki ki roti, Jowar, Til ke laddu, Gond ke laddu, and lots more. You can also enjoy some breathtaking views from Sajjangarh Fort, Kumbhalgarh Fort, and Lake Fatehsagar.
Do the booking before your visit. December is a month with perfect weather to explore every corner of these places. Check the holiday packages.