India is blessed with incredible geographical features. You can enjoy chilling winter in the northern or pleasant weather in the south in the same weather. The north hill station will offer you mind-blowing winter adventures like skiing, sledding, ice skating, whereas you can enjoy a relaxing vacation, water sports, historical walk, and parties in the south. So, if you are not a chilling winter lover then, head toward the south and enjoy the soothing weather, nightlife, cultural walks, and beaches here. So, if you are thinking where should I go for a holiday in winter for warm places in India? Here, is the Top Five Best Vacation Cities for Winter in India. Have a look at these options and plan your holiday.
Goa is the most popular warm place holiday destination for winter in India. The “Party Capital of India” is a perfect place to end your x-mas and start your New Year’s Eve. Its tropical climate, night parties, water-sports, beaches, free-flowing beer, sumptuous food, beaches, sightseeing places will blow your mind. The city has something for everyone thus; the city is flocked by tourists across the globe. You can just rent the bike and explore the city’s nightlife, flea market, and much more.
Tourists Attractions: Mangeshi Temple, Church of Our Lady of Hope, Candolim Beach, Baga Beach, sunburn festival
Centre of Attraction: Sunburn Festival, Night Party
Good For: Young
Starting Cost: 6,000
Pondicherry is an ideal vacation place for the month of December. Being situated on the Coromandel Coast, the city has awesome weather in the winter month. The city is highly recommended for both nature lovers and adventure lovers. You can plan a soothing holiday with sun, sand, sea, monuments, gardens, churches, etc. Besides that, the city is known for its splendorous French colony, wonderful mansions, clean and wide road.
Tourist Attraction: The Basilica of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Sri Aurobindo Ashram, Eglise de Notre Dame des Agnes, Paradise Beach, Seaside Promenade,
Centre of Attraction: Scuba diving, the French colony
Good For: Couple
Starting Cost: 9,000
The beach paradise; Andam is blessed with abundant natural beauty and marine life. It is a heaven of the people seeking for adventurous water activities. You can visit the famous Kala-Pani, now known as Cellular Jail’s light and sound show, beaches, and scenic beauty. The island is inhabited by indigenous tribes so, entry is strictly prohibited to those islands, but you can explore and enjoy many famous islands and beaches.
Tourist Attraction: Ross Island, Cellular Jail, Makruzz, Laxmanpur Beach, Chidiya Tapu, Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park
Centre of Attraction: Glass bottom boat to explore rich marine life, Scuba Diving, Water activities
Good For: Family, Couple
Starting Cost: 15,000
Madurai is one of the most popular cities in Tamil Nadu which is best to be explored in the month of December. Having a trip to the city will make give you an unforgettable experience with several temples, churches, museums, and much more. Known as the ‘Athens of the East’, Madurai has a historical, unique cultural and architectural significance with 2500 years old inhabited. The alluring weather, sightseeing, shopping, and food-binging gives you a life remembering the trip.
Tourist Attraction: Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple, Pazhamudhir Solai, Aayiram Kaal Mandapam, Gandhi Memorial Museum, Thirumalai Nayakar Mahal, Samanar Hills, Tirupparankunram
Centre of Attraction: Madurai Meenakshi Amman Temple, Banana Market
Good For: Family
Starting Cost: 9,000
Rann of Katch
December is the best month to explore the culture, art, and lifestyle of Gujarat especially Rann of Katch. It is a great time to plan your vacation there as the place just looks stunning just like the land is covered with snow, camel ride, and wildlife jeep safari. You can enjoy the three-month annual festival, luxury rent stay, the ruined city of Dholavira, Sun temple, and much more.
Tourist Attraction: Koteshwar Mahadev Temple, Indian Wild Ass Sanctuary, Kala Dungar, Ambe Dham Temple, Chhari Dhandh, Roha Fort, Prag Mahal
Centre of Attraction: Rann Utsav, Wildlife jeep safari
Good For: Everyone
Starting Cost: 5,000