“Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add colour to my sunset sky.”
Monsoon has arrived and we have already started enjoying rains. Monsoon is considered the only season which is loved by everyone starting from kids to elders. Everyone tries their best to enjoy this season to the fullest. Monsoon is the season of romance and enjoying the beauty of nature to its best. Everyone enjoys the season in their own different ways. A typical Gujju would start his car and take his family for a long drive and would cherish the taste and crispiness of Bhajiyas with the beautiful weather. Some of us would go to the best hill station to enjoy the beauty of nature and enjoy rains.
Beside all these I was just talking with my mom regarding a vacation trip soon to be planned on the onset of Monsoons so we don’t suffer the heat of summers. During that time this thought came in my mind and I soon started researching on the best vacation spots for the Monsoon. I started scribbling out things and here I made a list of 5 beautiful hill stations to be visited in Monsoon. Here you go.
Top 5 Indian Destinations to visit in Monsoon
1. Munnar, Kerala
Kerala is heavenly in Monsoons. The rains make the beauty of Kerala more amazing and so slowly monsoon tourism of Kerala is gaining popularity among the Indian and foreign travelers. The majestic beauty of Kerala relaxes a person and gives both physical and mental well being. A visit to Munnar, a town and hill station in the south western state of Kerala. It offers the majestic view of the Ernakulam national park and Anamudi peak. Another beautiful thing during monsoons in Munnar is houseboats. It provides serene view of Kerala’s countryside drenched in rains. Treks through the lush green mountains are another delight. The beaches are not overcrowded and offer a relaxing recluse from the concrete jungles of cities.
Ladakh has become India’s Monsoon hotspot for keen travelers. Tucked between the two highest ranges of the world the Himalayas and the Karakoram, Ladakh offers a rich culture and magnificent scenic beauty.
Kodagu which is also known as Coorg, is an administrative district in Karnataka. Coorg experiences heavy and massive rainfalls. Coorg is considered the best place to visit during rains. If you are a rain lover, then visiting this region when it’s receiving rainfall is the best thing to do. Wet lands, green landscapes, cool breezes and cool climate are some of the effects of monsoons in Coorg. The long stretches of paddy fields, rich green plantations, singing of birds and the dark sky above is something to look forward to, and the rainy seasons brings out the best in them. Seeing all this makes us give inner peace and slowly traces a smile on our face. Monsoon showers in this hill station are exotic, making Coorg nothing less than paradise. It triggers the feeling of nostalgia within us and at the same time makes we feel elevated.
Lonavala is a town and a hill station in Pune district in Maharashtra. During monsoons another best place to visit in Maharashtra in Pune district is a hill station Lonavala. It has become the hotspot for nature lover, its sahyadri mountains ranges awake from a sleep to sing and dance with the rain. The mountain ranges of Sahyadri offers some of the best waterfalls of country along awesome climate and natural scenery to capture. Lonavala is much known for its greenery and waterfalls. Monsoons in Maharashtra bring breath taking view of its numerous Ghats spread across the states and long tail waterfalls and lush greenery around them make them look awesome.
5. Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh
Dalhousie is a year round favourite of tourists for scenic Himalayan beauty. The mighty Dhauladhar ranges stand high and provide a magnificent view from Dalhousie. During monsoon the mountains become shiny and greenery envelops the whole landscape. Monsoons in Dalhousie aren’t heavy and the light showers make for a pleasant weather which doesn’t restrict movement and adventure activities.
These are the best 5 places in India that can be visited in the season of rains, Monsoon. We can enjoy monsoon to its best at these Indian destinations. So I hope people reading this article will surely visits any of these places this Monsoon. Happy Monsoons. 😀
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