Best Places To Visit India In The Month Of December

Best Places To Visit India In The Month Of December
India in December

December is the most popular month for holidays worldwide. With Christmas and New Year Eve falling in the month, making it the most loved month for tourism.

With the tilt of the axis and drop in temperature, the winter season has just started in India. The awesome weather and mesmerizing mountains will blow your mind and make you feel out of the world.

So it’s time to pack your bags and move out to experience the chill and beauty of nature.

Andaman & Nicobar Islands
Boat at Andaman & Nicobar Islands

1. Andaman and Nicobar Island

Spending a holiday along the coastline of the Andaman and Nicobar Island is always on the bucket list of most travelers around the globe.

The white sandy beaches, green forest, and so many adventurous activities make the Andaman and Nicobar Island vacations a rejuvenating trip.

Rann of Kutch
Rann of Kutch

2. Kutch Gujarat

Rann Mahotsav is celebrated in Kutch, Gujarat from November-February. Kutch is one of the largest salt deserts in the world and you can enjoy its beauty along with the mesmerizing cultural extravagance of India.

Kullu Manal, Himachal Pradesh
Kullu Manal, Himachal Pradesh

3. Kullu Manali

Kullu Manali is one of the most loved honeymoon destinations in India during winters. Newly Wed and snow lovers can enjoy fresh snow and various snow activities like snowboarding, snow mobikes, amateur skiing at Gulaba and Solang valley.

Enjoy Christmas and New year with the gigantic mountains view with white-clad of snow over the whole city of Manali.


4. Shimla

Shimla is the Queen of Hills, and in December the place becomes very beautiful. You can walk through the snow floors with long boots and visit the Chail town.

It is also one of the most exotic honeymoon destinations in India. You can also enjoy the winter sports festival in December.

Goa New Year
Goa New Year

5. Goa

In December Goa is the most visited place as it becomes more alluring and inviting. With two major celebrations, Christmas and New year’s eve in Goa makes it a top spot for not only domestic but international travelers too.

The prices in December are at their peak but you will get the best of everything. It is a time to attend those unending parties in Goa.

mount abu

6. Mount Abu Rajasthan

Winter in Rajasthan is not extreme cold, temperature ranges from 10-27 degrees. The pleasant weather allows travelers to explore various attractions of the state.

The winter festival of Mount Abu is a cultural extravaganza with a cultural dance performances, concerts, competitions and not to miss the beautiful landscape that looks like a painting. You can enjoy sightseeing in the surrounding, especially migratory birds flocking.


7. Agra

Taj Mahal in Agra is one of the remarkable monumental architecture of India. The ivory-white mausoleum attracts thousands of visitors every year. Along with the Taj Mahal, you can see Agra Fort, Mehtab Bagh, and Fatehpur Sikri.


8. Srinagar

Srinagar in December is when the temperature touches the freezing point. Explore Gulmarg and go skiing in the fresh snow. The Gulmarg snow festival makes it one of the best places to visit in December.


9. Shillong

Shillong is surrounded by hillocks and wondrous landmarks. The town looks beautiful in the chilly month, It is an excellent time to indulge in outdoor activities. It is a popular holiday destination for honeymooners.


10. Kerala

The peak season for tourist starts just after the monsoon in Kerala. In December the weather is perfect you can see Kumarakom for backwaters, Munnar for tea estates, Kovalam beach, or Varkala beach. Cochin Carnival is celebrated with absolute cheerfulness and enthusiasm with a grand parade. where you can see people in their best colorful attire.


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Simmi Kamboj is the Founder and Administrator of Ritiriwaz, your one-stop guide to Indian Culture and Tradition. She had a passion for writing about India's lifestyle, culture, tradition, travel, and is trying to cover all Indian Cultural aspects of Daily Life.