So how many of you are planning to explore the lush green hills and mystic smell of wet soil during monsoon in India? Well if you haven’t updated your monsoon wishlist then grab your pen and a paper and start listing your monsoon destinations! India become even more beautiful and serene during monsoon so this is an excellent time to plan your “Monsoon Vacation in India.”
So first in my list is the royal state “Rajasthan.” I know you all must be wondering that Rajasthan is all about desert, beautiful forts and legendary cities like Jaipur, Udaipur, Jodhpur etc., but trust me this is the best place to visit during monsoon. And if you love historical places just like me then this monsoon the landscape, the delights of Jodhpur, the camel rides in Jaiselmer, the sand dunes of Thar dessert and the delicious traditional Rajasthani dishes will definitely make your monsoon vacation in India a worthy experience.
A town in the state of West Bengal, Darjeeling is surrounded by tea plantation and is also famous for its black tea plantation. Cold breeze, foggy mornings, irregular showers, an umbrella , a cup of tea and maggi! Sounds perfect right? Then what are you waiting for! Grab your backpack, a camera and an Umbrella and get ready to enjoy the beautiful mornings in Darjeeling when the fog envelops the lush green hills and the aroma of wet tea leaves pervade the air. Darjeeling offers everything that a perfect monsoon vacation in India can be made of!
Spend your monsoon in a city that has the influence of French culture and heritage. Although monsoon is irregular in Puducherry but when the rains lash this coastal town incessantly during the monsoon months it adds to the beauty of the cobble-stoned streets lined with mustard-yellow colonial townhouses.
Sri Aurbindo Ashram, Sri Manakula Vinayagar temple (holy shrine dedicated to Lord Ganesha), Auroville, French Institute, Raj Niwas, Promenade beach and Pondicherry museum are some places where you can enjoy your monsoon vacation.
It’s true that Goa is the home to miles of scenic beaches and is one of the coolest beach destination in the World but have you ever planned to visit Goa in monsoon? If no then you should!
So first of all this will be your off season visit so you can travel at a very cheap rate! And not just cheap travel you can also accommodate at a cheaper rate and other activities would also come at a cheaper rate. And the biggest advantage, the beaches would be less crowded! So you can just dance around on a “bollywood baarish song” and there would not be anyone to see you! So this monsoon catch the mystifying sight of beaches and witness greenery at it’s best in Goa.
Other places that you might like to visit this monsoon –
So that’s all for your monsoon wishlist stay updated for more exciting offbeat destinations in India and do let me know your precious reviews in the comment section.