The month of December in India is the time when winter starts moving to its peak. Towards the end of the month, all colleges and schools shut down for the winter vacation. This is the best time to roam around your favorite places in India. During this month the weather is pleasant to travel. So, if the time is suitable for you to plan to visit India in December then here we will provide you with a checklist of the best places to make a luxury India tour.
Manali, Himachal Pradesh
Manali is one of the most lovely destinations in the entire country which gets more beautiful in December month. This beautiful place in Himachal Pradesh has a great landscape that is full of pine trees, deodar trees, apple orchards, fields, etc. The place also holds some of the most beautiful places to visit such as Hadimba Temple, Rahala waterfalls, Jagat Sukh Temple, and many more. The most beautiful thing that you can witness here is the Rohtang Pass and the Solang valley, which covers into white space during December month. You can also enjoy several activities such as Paragliding. Rafting, Hiking, trekking, zorbing, etc.
The December trip to India can be made more lavish and exciting by adding Dawki to the list. Dawki is in Shillong and is located at the Jaintia hills. The place is well popular for its lovely topography, rivers, fields, and vegetation. The most fascinating thing here is the green waters of the Umngot River which is the major tourist attraction over here. The water seems to be green because the water is so clear that one can see the green waterbed placed 12 feet below the water level.
The major activities that one can enjoy here are, boating, kayaking, camping, snorkeling, etc.
Uttrakhand, the holy place appears as the real heaven during the winters. The beautiful city, Mukteshwar which is present in the same holy land is almost at a height of 1700 ft. The city is named after the very famous temple situated over here which is Mukteshwar Temple. The other major attractions of this place are Methodist Church, Chauli ki Jaali, and the Renewable Park. You can also enjoy various activities such as Trekking, sightseeing, rappelling, rock climbing, etc.
Radhanagar Beach, Havelock Island, Andaman
If you are fond of islands and beaches then add Radhanagar Beach to your list. This beach in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands is one of the most exquisite beaches in India. The white sand and the near dense forest make the place more beautiful and favorable to visit. The major activities that you can enjoy here are, diving, watching the sunset, scuba diving, diving, etc. So, this beach is the perfect place to warm your winter days.
Srinagar, Jammu, and Kashmir
Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir is one of the captivating dwellings to stay in in December month. In fact, this is even the perfect time to go to
Srinagar for Honeymoon. Shalimar Bagh is the most beautiful destination here which you will love to visit with your partner. You can enjoy trekking, shopping, paragliding, etc here. Apart from this, you can visit the Shankaracharya Temple, and enjoy the delicious cuisine in Srinagar. You can also stay in the houseboat to feel the water life and enjoy a Shikara ride on the Dal Lake. Hence, enjoy the snowfall making the snowman, and having the snow fights.
Uttrakhand is full of numerous beautiful places which have never failed to entice the tourist visiting here. Similarly, Binsar is a place in Uttrakhand which has always been the favorite place for the people visiting Uttrakhand in December. From here, you can witness beautiful peaks such as Trishul, Nanda Devi, Pachachuli, etc. The major attraction places here are, Kedarnath, Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary, the Zero Point, etc. You can relish several sports here such as sightseeing, going for a village walk, a trip to Khali Estate, etc.
Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh
Another destination from Himanchal Pradesh to visit in December is Dalhousie which is a beautiful hill station. This hills station was one of the most prominent places to stay during the British Era and was named after the British Governor-General. The place is full of beautiful and breathtaking things such as amazing vegetation, such as oak and deodar trees with beautiful rhododendron flowers. The other places to visit here are the Ahla Village, Subhash Baoli, Bara Pathar Temples, Bakrota Hills, Kalatope, etc.
The next destination to visit in December in Chennai. The Mylapore city here is the most attractive place during the winter months. The center of attraction of this place is Kapaleeswarar Temple which is visited by thousands of visitors each year. Apart from this, there are dozens of sightseeing places in Mylapore. You can also taste the south cuisine in Mylapore.
Kovalam Beach, Kerala
Kovalam Beach is the other destination in Kerala and the best destination in India to travel to during December. This place has been the best tourist choice to spend their vacation on a beach. Here you can find three adjacent beaches that make the place more attractive. The finest thing you can relish here is sunbathing, massage, spa treatment, swimming, etc. The place also has ayurvedic health resorts and shopping markets.
The royal city of Rajasthan, Udaipur is also the other most preferred December vacation spot. The charm of the city gets enhanced by the presence of the numerous lakes over here. During December, you do not have to fear the sunburn instead you can freely roam around the entire city. The major places to visit here are Lake Palace, City Palace, Ahar Museum, Jagdish Temples, Bagore Ki Haveli.
Hence, these were the best places in India to visit during December. The list includes all the places with scenic beauty, royal lifestyle, and holy environment. So, make a combination perfect for yourself and book a package to travel to India in December.