Five best places to visit in India during wintersLast updated on Nov 06, 2019, 12:03 pm
The winters are here!
And while you might not wish to sneak out of your cozy blanket, know that heading to beautiful snow-capped destinations and witnessing the endless beauty of our travel-versatile country during the cold months is totally worth the effort.
So, if travel is on your mind, here are five most beautiful places in India you should visit during the winter season.
The scenically beautiful, snow-clad mountains of Gulmarg will give you all the feels people rush to Switzerland for. And guess what, you won't even have to loot a bank for it.
With so much spellbinding spectacle to offer, Gulmarg is a paradise during the winters.
When there, take a Gondola ride, or go trekking and skiing.
The beautiful Khilanmarg and Alpathar Lake are delightful.
Shimla in Himachal Pradesh has been an all-time favorite among Indians from all corners of the country.
The snowy mountains, accompanied by beautiful British architecture, and the pleasant weather make Shimla a dream-come-true, especially during the cold months.
Visit the Christ Church, take a trek to the famous Jakhoo Temple, go shopping along the Mall Road, and experience the spellbinding toy train journey.
Considered a backpacker's heaven, Manali in Himachal is one of the most popular travel getaways in the whole of North India.
The views in winters are awe-inspiring and the weather is simply blissful.
Once there, spend your time trekking, hiking, sightseeing, and shopping.
Some of the best places to explore there are Hidimba Temple, Solang Valley, Rohtang Pass, and Bhrigu Lake.
Snow-clad Khajjiar can even trick the Swiss into believing that they are still in their own country.
The tiny, somewhat sleepy town looks so amazingly beautiful during the winter months that you won't want to go back.
Enjoy the picturesque scenery of the Khajjiar lake, with the Deodar forests in the background, surrounded by the mighty Dauladhar mountains.
The little brother to the seven sister states of Northeast India, Sikkim boasts of an enchanting landscape, and spell-castingly beautiful mountains.
For adventure sports enthusiasts, there's plenty to experience, including the likes of paragliding, skiing, and river-rafting.
If you love to trek, Goecha La Trek will make you more than happy.
When in Gangtok, try the cable car ride, and visit its many monasteries.