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7 Best Places To Visit In India In December

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Best Places To Visit In India In December

India is full of diversity, whether in terms of culture, climate, people, festivals or weather. Tourists from all over the world come here to enjoy this diversity. And most preferred month to explore the diversity of India is December. Because  India is a tropical country and during December tourism reaches its crescent due to pleasant weather. Here are the best 7 places to visit in the month of December:

Places to visit in the month of December

1.Patnitop: Best Destination to visit in December

Patnitop is undoubtedly, the best hill resorts in the lap of nature, situated in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir. Patnitop gets heavy snowfall in winters and gets itself covered in the blanket of white snow. It is best-developed tourist spot of Kashmir valley. The natural beauty, dense pine forestation and green landscape make this place hot favorite for the tourists. There are many activities that can be enjoyed while on tour of Patnitop. This place offers paragliding joyride at Billooo di Powri Point. Many skiing camps are conducted on its gentle slopes. Trekking can be done on Madhatop which is the great getaway for trekkers.

2.Coonoor: Place to visit in December in South India


Coonoor is the most popular hill station in the Nilgiris and is known for its picturesque surroundings. Beautiful slopes clothed in green bushes beckons tourists. The mist floats in the air and gives a heavenly feeling. There is no better time than winter in a year to enjoy the sightseeing from various spots in Coonoor. Dolphins nose point view offers you the aerial view of  Catherine falls whereas Lamb’s rock gives the glimpse of the stunning view of hilly slopes, the tea gardens and the coffee estates. The Heritage Train tour in Coonoor is a UNESCO World Heritage site. When you abode the train, its slow pace allows relishing every view of the hills and coffee plantations throughout the ride. Don’t forget to visit Sim’s Park which is the best place to be visited in Coonoor.

3.Dalhousie: Place to visit in December in India with friends


Dalhousie is one of the most pristine hill stations in Himachal Pradesh.  The beautiful views of Dalhousie keep you spellbound and soothe your senses. The main attraction of Dalhousie is Khajjiar which is known to be the Mini Switzerland of India. Khajjiar is a plateau with a small lake which tends to be a hot favorite amongst tourists. Satdhara falls are one of the main attractions of Dalhousie  The view of white water surging and plunging from the height hypnotizes everyone with its beauty at this place. Dalhousie also offers adventures like river crossing and rafting in waters of Ravi and Saal. Some other mesmerizing spots of Dalhousie are Daikund peak, Chamunda Devi temple, and Kalatop sanctuary.

4.Great Rann Of Kutch


The Great Rann of Kutch is the largest salt desert of Thar desert in Gujarat state. This magical place is worth a visit and a lifetime experience. Rann of kutch spreads its charm in winters and most recommended time to enjoy the ecstasy of Rann is on full moon night. When the white rays of full moon fall on salt crystals, every corner of Rann sparkles like millions of diamonds. The main attraction of Rann of Kutch is ‘The Rann Utsav’, which is celebrated from December to February. Cultural dances, folk song, handicraft and typical Gujarati cuisine and some adventure activities like parasailing, kite flying and camel ride are limelites of this festival. Apart from this festival, these are some amazing places around, which satisfies the quench of explorers. Kalo dungar is the highest point of Rann, which offers a jaw-dropping view of entire Rann of Kutch and not to be missed is, famous Aaina Mahal which is a magical place. This palace comprises of various artwork crafted with a variety of mirrors. If you are nature and animal lover then Rann is perfect for you as many sanctuaries are situated nearby. Basically, Rann of Kutch will enchant you with its versatility.

5. Udaipur : Best place to visit in December in India for honeymoon


This place has various names, like Blue city Of India, City of Lakes and internationally it is acclaimed to be ‘Venice of India’. This city nestles in heart of Rajasthan and part of the golden triangle of tourism. The temperature of this place is welcoming and pleasant in December so troupes of tourists prefer to visit Udaipur in winters. Udaipur is also known to be the city of palaces. Architectural marvels spread all over the city in form of palaces, Havelis, baulis and man-made lakes. All these structures show the richness of culture and pride of Rajasthan. City Palace, Lake Palace, Monsoon Palace and Jagmandir stand tall to their grandeur and seem to tell the legends of the bravery of Rajasthani people. Other must-visit places of Udaipur are vintage Car Museum, Moti Mahal. Evening in Udaipur becomes very romantic if you go for boating in any of the beautiful lakes of Udaipur. Udaipur is the most gorgeous place to be visited in December.

6. Goa: Place to visit in December


When anybody thinks about vacations, first name flashes in mind is ’City of Beaches’ Goa. Every moment spent here remains in memory always.  The tourists from all over the world seem to flow towards Goa during December. Goa becomes party destination in December because various festival like Sunburn festival, Vh1’s Supersonic  Goa Festival, various carnivals and new year celebration parties are organized here in this month. Party poopers seem to be enjoying their time at clubs, beaches, and shacks. No one can stop himself or herself from enjoying various water sports activities like banana boat rides, jet-skiing, surfing, parasailing. Apart from enjoying these fun activities, you can enjoy flora and fauna of Goa at some amazing places like Fort Aguada, Anjuna beach, Doodhadhar waterfalls. If you want to explore the spiritual and cultural side of Goa, then Saint Xavier’s Church and Se Cathedral are perfect places which show the grandeur of the Portuguese era and have great architectural splendour. Goa is definitely most sought after and popular destination in India.

7. Auli


Nestled in glittering slopes of Himalayas, Auli is definitely, India’s best ski destination. The hilly terrain of Auli offers the enchanting sceneries of oak fringed slopes and coniferous forests. Its misty slopes provide the spectacular promenade of some of the lofty mountain ranges like Nanda Devi, Mana Parvat and Kamat Kamet. Auli proffers an unspoiled ambiance as it is new entrant among the circles of beautiful hill stations in India. This hilly resort is getting fame and name in skiing because during winters, which lasts from December to march, this place is snowcapped and mountains seem to be clad in a white coat.  Various camps are organized here for the travelers who want to try a hand in skiing activity. Apart from being home to many natural attractions,  Auli gives its visitors many opportunities to be engaged in various activities like trekking expeditions, hiking and excursions to nearby places. Nanda Devi sanctuary and Gurso Bugyal are great sources of interest among travelers. Auli is the best place for getting rejuvenated and making everlasting memories.

These are some places which must be on your Wishlist while planning vacations in the month of December. These places will surely make your winter vacation different and forever memorable.

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