What is the best thing about holidays in hill stations during winter? Yes, absolutely correct! Its snowfall that takes our heart away and we just can’t stop ourselves from experiencing such an amazing blessing of nature and that is why we have made a list of top places to enjoy snowfall in India.
Holidaying in winter offers unlimited fun and joy if it would spend in the Himalayas region. The great India Himalayas ranges are well famous among honeymooners, adventure seekers and families because of its pleasant weather and numerous activities it offer to its tourists. But the most enthralling part one should not miss in hill stations in India is snowfall that can be enjoyed during winter months (November, December, January, February).
So if you are among those crazy holiday seekers who are planning and searching some best places to enjoy snowfall in India then here we are sharing a list of must visit winter holiday destinations to experience snowfall.
Best Places to Enjoy Snowfall in India during Winter
Gulmarg (Jammu Kashmir)
If you are eagerly waiting to see snowfall in India no other place can replace Gulmarg. Yes, the beautiful snow-capped destination can be easily accessed from Srinagar and is a great hub to enjoy snow sports in North India. The place is not only visited by snow lovers, but also famous among honeymooners and adventure enthusiasts from all around the world.
Things to do and Places to visit in Gulmarg: So what not to be missed when you are in Gulmarg? Well, the place offers you a wonderful ride in world’s highest cable car (Gondola), Bird watching at Gulmarg Biosphere reserve, Ice-skating on frozen lakes, Heli skiing and Moto Skiing etc. In addition to this, you cannot miss the delicious Kashmiri dishes and the tourist spots in Gulmarg such as Panoramic Apharwat peak, Alpather lake, eye-catching views from Ningle Nallah, Banibal Nag and Kausar Nag etc.
Manali (Himachal Pradesh)
How many of you get excited when someone from your group asks for a trip in Manali? Well, in my case it is 3 times when I got excited about Manali holidays because Manali is the only place I never say No to and when there is snowfall I can’t even think of dropping the plan. And I know you also might be having this kind of feeling for the very beautiful, enchanting and evergreen Manali in Himachal Pradesh. Manali is one of the most popular and most visited tourist destinations during winter and it becomes traveler hub during Christmas and New Year because this is the peak time when people can enjoy heavy snowfall in Manali.
Things to do and Places to visit in Manali: Tourists have several options once they enter in Manali. Skiing and ice-skating are the sporty things one shouldn’t miss during winter. You can also enjoy trekking, rafting, zorbing and paragliding, and can also go for a hot sulphur bath at Manikaran. Apart from doing adventure activities you can also explore some must visit destinations in Manali – Rohtang Pass, Solang Valley, Bijli Mahadev, Bhrigu Lake, Pandoh Dam, etc.
The place that not only gives a high tourism goals to Delhi people but it is also popular among newly-wed because of its astounding beauty and refreshing climate. Nainital, the beautiful city or can say a “Lake City” in Uttarakhand is a paradise for all those who want to feel the nature’s charm and indulge in some mind-relaxing activities. During winter you might experience heavy rush and that’s why it is recommended to book your tour in Nainital at earliest as possible so that you can enjoy snowfall and celebrate your most awaited events Christmas and New Year here.
Things to do and Places to visit in Nainital: The most popular activity to do in Nainital is boating in scenic lakes. The view of Himalayan Mountain Range from Tiffin Top is yet another must see thing in Nainital. Now the best places to visit in Nainital are Nainital Lake, Naini Peak, Snow View, Sattal, Tiffin Top, Ghorakhal, Naini Devi temple, etc.
Though, this scenic destination isn’t that big but relax what you want your vacation destination to be, it must have good weather and picturesque sights, and that’s Dhanaulti serves to its tourists. It’s a perfect place for short holiday trip and when you plans some weekend trip during winter from Delhi, then keep Dhanaulti in mind because once you’ll be there you will fall in love with the peaceful environment, the fresh air, the lush greenery of this place.
Things to do and Places to visit in Dhanaulti: Dhanaulti is a small tranquil village but offers plenty of activities like horse-back riding or a pleasant walk among the Deodar trees. You can also enjoy trekking, camping, sightseeing and a lot more during your trip. Places that can be visited in Dhanaulti are Eco Park, Surkanda Devi Temple, Dhanaulti Adventure Park and Sunrise Point.
Take a break from your hectic schedule and plan a wonderful vacation in above famous places to see snowfall. Have a blasting trip 🙂