December is peak winter season in India, there is chilling cold in North India. South India is more preferable for travelling in this month. It is the festive month in Goa, Daman & Diu and other beaches in South India. There are lots of places to visit in South India during this month, Kerala seems more awesome in this month. A mix of beautiful destinations of India are mentioned here. There are some best places listed below can give you the best experiences of life. Here we are listing 8 best places to visit in December in India.
1. Dawki, Shillong
Dawki in Shillong is probably the best place to visit in December. This place becomes heavenly in the month of December. The temperature is very pleasant there, ranging from 12 to 20 degree Celsius. This place is accessible from all sides of the country. The special thing about Dawki is that the water of Unmgot River becomes very clear. When a boat is floating in the river, it seems like it is flying in air. There are also other places to visit and festivals to attend. Festivals like Tysim, Baghmara, Pinjera, Williamnagar and Tura winter festival is one of the best places to visit in December in India.
2. Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh
Mesmerize yourself with the colonial charm; the quaint town of Dalhousie is one of the best places to visit in December in India. The Deodar forests are covered with snow flakes in December and the view is very beautiful. This mesmerizing winter destination also provides you the view of snow-capped mountains. If you are a trekking enthusiast, then must visit Dalhousie in December and attend the National Himalayan Winter Trekking Expedition.
3. Auli, Uttarakhand
At the time of Christmas, the snow clad peaks of the Mana Parbat, Neelkant and Nanda Devi gives a breathtaking panoramic view of the hills. This is the most beautiful destination in December. If you love skiing or you want to learn skiing then add Auli to your list of best places to visit in December in India. Learn this adventurous sport and attend the National Championship of Skiing.
4. Leh, Ladakh
Want to hail the thrill? Then Leh, Ladakh is the best place for you. The crystal blue ice and the hills in the background will overwhelm you with bewilderment. This is the only frozen ice trek in India. Situated in the northern part of India, the extreme adventure of the Chadar trek experiences 14 degree Celsius. Besides Chadar, there are other amazing treks which are Sham trek, Liker to Khaltse trek and Samboo to Khalsar. If you are not adventurous then just take a cup of hot chocolate and enjoy the beautiful view in front of you.
5. Nagoa Beach, Diu
The beaches of Diu are so beautiful in December that you have to see it with your own eyes to believe it. The temperature is very pleasant in December, ranges from 16 degree to 23 degree Celsius. This is one of the best honeymoon destinations in India. Bonfire on the pristine beach and Asia’s longest beach festival ‘Festa De Diu’ is inviting you to make your trip memorable.
6. Small Vagator, Goa
Goa is the most popular places to visit in India, especially in December. In this month, the casinos become wilder and passionate, that’s why Goa is also known as ‘Las Vegas of India’. Goa is the venue of many music festivals and events. Events like loudest EDM party, feast of St. Francis Xavier, VH1 Supersonic and Sunburn Music festival will give you the best feeling of trance music with sand tickling your toes. The Saturday night market in Arpora is also a must visit. In addition, the firework show there will give you the best Christmas and the wonderful start of new-year.
7. Mylapore, Chennai
It is one of the most popular places to visit in December. Chennai is hotter in other months but in this month, Chennai experiences a pleasant weather. Stroll along the longest beach in India by sipping coconut water and feel the light breeze tingling through your hair and skin. You can also visit there Madras Music Festival and 89th Annual Conferences and Concerts.
8. Udaipur, Rajasthan
Udaipur, the city of lakes is a perfect place for a vacation in December. Udaipur is located at the base of Aravali hills. The temperature of Udaipur in December is cold because of the surrounding hills but the lakes negate the extreme effects. The destination provides you the magnificent views of Lake Palace, Fateh Sagar Lake, Monsoon Palace and Jag Mandir and for the art lovers take a trip of Shilpgram Arts and Crafts Festival.
As your list is prepared and bags are packed already then set your foot outside from your daily life and enjoy your vacation to the fullest. These are the best places to visit in December in India, explore these beautiful destinations, create memories and cherish them forever.