As the Diwali festive mood ends, New year and Christmas become other reasons for people to plan their vacations. Some people might shy away from exploring and travelling in summers because of the humidity and temperature issues but winter brings no such problem! Winters by all means are the best season to travel across the peninsular because from desert areas to hill stations prepare welcome visitors and tourist with open hands.
1. Chennai Circuit: It includes Chennai, Pondicherry, Mahabalipuram, Thanjevur, Madumalai and Yercaud. South is most preferred by people to visit during the winter season. In summers, its hot and humid here so tourist usually leave this place out while planning a vacation. Being the fourth largest city in the country, Chennai is marked with several temples, churches and pretty beaches. Thanjevur will keep you busy with its temples and vast handicraft ranges while Mahabalipuram is famous for its caves and rock temples. It is home to exotic flora and fauna which attracts tourist.
2. Gujarat Circuit: Gujarat has a plenty of places stacked upon its itinerary, it might not be the best place to visit in summers but it Gujarat will definitely tempt you in winters. You should plan your visit to Gujarat around its much celebrated and grandRann Utsav, which is one of the most unique experiences of the state. Gir, the only place where you can still find Asiatic lion is avoided in summers and pleasant and welcoming in winters. Ahmedabad being Gujarat’s capital and one of India’s biggest commercial hub will surprise you with cultural and architectural marvels. Gujarat will surely make your stay a memorable affair.
3. Jaipur Circuit: It includes places like Jodhpur, Jaisalmer and Jaipur. One of the most sorted out place to visit in India, Jaipur gathers a lot of hustle bustle in the winter season. Full of Havelis, palaces and forts it is best for peaceful strolls. You can keep yourself busy here with the historical and architectural marvels during daytime and then with desert safaris by evening. These places are not only famous for its architectural marvels but also for its shopping experiences. Other places like Bikaner and Udaipur are famous as well. The list is too long and you will surely have an amazing time here.
4. Manali Circuit: The circuit includes Manali, Kullu, Kasol, Rohtang and Solang. One of the most sorted out hill station in North India, Manali is perfect for a family getaway, a honeymoon, or a winter vacation. Manali never runs out of snow-covered places that will lead your travel plans here. One of the best time to visit here is post Diwali, during Dusshera you should not miss the celebration in Kullu’s temples.
5.North East Circuit: The circuit involves places like Shillong, Imphal, Kaziranga National park and Mokukchung. The place is filled with countless number of waterfalls, beautiful views and pristine caves and peaks. Kaziranga National Park is no doubt one of the best parks in the country. It is even home to two thirds of the world’s one-horned rhinoceros. The winters here are one the most pleasant and enjoyable times to be here.