winter destinations

Tired of the known tourist places? Looking to get away to a different place? The offbeat destinations in India give a beautiful experience.

 Escape the hustle-bustle of cities and entertain in glorious experiences. Vacations in these places of the country are absolutely memorable.

Avoid crowds, and come out of the house to explore the raw natural beauty and unique cultures, and get to encounter a plethora of new things.

10 Offbeat Destinations In India

1- Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh

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Snow-covered Dalhousie in Himachal Pradesh. The picturesque town of Dalhousie looks splendid in December with its snow-capped Deodar forests. The view is absolutely ultimate.

This stunning winter destination becomes a ramp opened to the cold breeze with a beautiful view of snow-capped mountains.

Moreover, all the trekking lovers must visit Dalhousie in December to visit the National Himalayan Winter Trekking Expedition.

2- Leh, Ladakh

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Chadar Trek in Ladakh is noted the frozen ice trek. The crystal clear blue ice and the cliffs on the backdrop will amaze you. This is the only frozen ice trek in India is absurd!

The extraordinary adventures of the Chadar trek with -14 degree Celsius temperature. There are so many other amazing treks besides Chadar namely—Khaltse Trek, Sham trek, and Samboo to Khalsar.

3-Auli, Uttarakhand

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Snow floors in Uttarakhand for pure ice-skiing.The snow-clad crests of the Mana Parba, Neelkant, and Nanda Devi give a dread-inspiring panoramic view of the cliffs which will make you freeze, specifically at the time of Christmas.

Want to learn skiing? Well, then you’ve to add Auli to your bucket list of places to visit in December. It is the point when you can initiate learning this stirring adventure sport. And if you think skiing is your business, you must visit the National Championship of Skiing held in January at Auli.

4-Rann Of Kutch, Gujarat

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Rann of Kutch is the only salt desert in all over India. And Winter is the finest season to seek the white desert to look at the salt turn blue under the luminous sky.

A stay at a small tent in the outskirts of Dhordo village is a fascinating experience. Kutch becomes alive during winter with loads of celebrations—The Kutch Festival. This is the only festival which goes on for two long months.

5- Thajiwas Glacier, Sonamarg, Jammu, and Kashmir

Thajiwas Glacier

Sonamarg buried in snow during December Months. Witness the starting of snowfall in December as you move about the glacial views in this winter paradise. The weather at the Sonamarg drops down to subzero levels during this season.

Also explore the undiscovered Thajiwas glacier, which is located just about 7 kilometers. Snowboarding, skiing and Sledge rides, are the best things to do in December here.

6- Nagoa Beach, Diu

Nagoa Beach

The virgin beaches of Diu are so magnificent in the Winter season that you’ve to see it once to believe it. The climate goes 16 degrees to 23 degree Celsius. Bonfire on the beaches creates wonders as Diu is out of the common honeymoon destinations in India in December.

The uncharted local territory of India has a different festival which, commencing in December, can follow you during your amazing trip.

7- Srinagar, Jammu, and Kashmir

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Jhelum in Srinagar is one of the most beautiful places to visit in India. You can explore Gulmarg and go for skiing on the fresh snow with your group.

8- Dawki, Shillong

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The place becomes surreal beautiful in December with a temperature starting from 12 to 20 degrees. In India, Shillong is the only hill station which is accessible from all corners.

The water of Unmgot river in Dwaki is crystal clear that a boat floating on it looks like it’s flying in the air. Shillong is a must to be added to your bucket list of places to visit in India.

9- Udaipur, Rajasthan

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Do not miss the Sunset at Lake Pichola in Udaipur. This wonderful city of lakes with its lavish gifts—Fateh Sagar Lake, Lake Palace, Jag Mandir, and Monsoon Palace is amongst the best places for a December vacation. The best thing about Udaipur is that it is situated at the base of Aravali hills.

10- Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

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In Shimla, Peaking snow is the most romantic hideaway. And it‘s impossible to miss out on the most beautiful place to visit in India in December, the Queen of Hill Stations—Shimla!

You can go for a colonial walk hand-in-hand with your loved ones n the most romantic getaway in India. Go through the snow floors with high boots and explore the Chail town. You will face immense peace beyond the huddle of Shimla.