Winter is about to come and December is the best time to travel within the country. People who are going to explore with family, friends or loved-ones are ready to travel. And to make things easy for you, we have created a list of best places to visit in December in India.
So, pack your bags, tie your shoe-laces and get ready to travel with SastaOffer lists’ of best places:
Goa is the dream destination for many peoples think it guyz if this dream become reality then nothing like it . This place receives thousands of tourists in each year from across the globe. Craze for Cassino among people increases in this season that’s why this place known as the “Las Vegas Of India”.
Goa also host the Mando Festival & Goa Art Literature Festival every year. People participates both festival in huge amount. The famous places of Goa are Baga Beach, Aguada Beach, Bom Jesus Basilica, Aguada Fort, Chapora Fort, Cotigao Wildlife Sanctuary and Calangute Beach. So these are the famous places of Goa that you must Visit so Make your plans , Book Your Tickets and fly to Goa in December For a Gala Time.
2- Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
Jaisalmer is one of the notable place in India. Jaisalmer is also known as “Golden City Of India”. Jaisalmer surrounded by yellow sandstone used in architecture of both the fort and town and also both are ingrains with some yellow lights that’s why Jaisalmer also called Golden City Of Indian. The famous places you must visit obviously first is Jaisalmer Fort which is surrounded by Gopa Chok and some more are these places Kothari’s Patwaon Ki Haweli and Vyas Chhatri.
3- Alleppey, Kerala
Alleppey is one of the most beautiful place in Kerala which is located in Laccadive Sea. who are addicted to click photos then this place is totally for you . Alleppey is known as the “Venice Of the East” but officially called “Alappuzha”. Alleppey is also known for its beautiful houseboats which is give a tour of backwater. The famous places to visit in Alleppey are Alappuzha Beach, Marari Beach, Pathiramanal Island. Things you can do in Alleppey Sightseeing and if you are visiting the Alleppey then you must eat Puttu and Kadala, Shappu Meen Curry and Semiya Payasam.
4- Manali, Himachal Pradesh
Manali is one of the best place to visit in December in India . This is best place for newly weds Couples and snow lovers. This hill station is also a great place for sports lovers here you can do paragliding, Ice skating, rappelling and rock climbing. The famous places to visit in Manali are Hadimba Temple, Manu Temple, Vashisht Hot Water Spring, Solang Valley, Nehru Kund, Museum of Himachal Culture and Folk Art.
5- Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh
Dalhousie is the most liked hill station in India. People who love to click pictures then guyz trust me this place perfectly made for you. If you visit in the month of December then you will see snowflakes which covers deodar forests . Generally in Dalhousie temperature varies between 1 to 10 degree Celsius. Famous places you must visit in Dalhousie are St. John’s Church, Satdhara Falls, Dainkund Peak, Panch Pulla Waterfall and Khajjiar Valley. There are so many things you can do in Dalhousie like experience boating on Chamera Lake, enjoy the picnic at khajjiar, watch the beauty of panch pulla waterfall and hike to the kalatop khajjiar sancturay.
6- Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
Everyone knows about the Shimla and is also known as the “Queen of Hills”. Do you know why Shimla known as the Queen of Hills, it is because of its greenery, picturesque landscape and snow clad mountains so then now who don’t want to come here ? Anyone can come here in each and every month but December has its own beauty to see Shimla the reason behind this Shimla receives huge of snowfall in this month specially in Christmas Eve so if you want to see snowfall and enjoy you vacation then go and make your plans this vacations.
7- Udaipur, Rajasthan
Rajasthan the landscape of Maharajas. Udaipur known as the City of Lakes. This city has seven lakes, mainly there are five lakes like Fateh Sagar Lake , Lake Of Pichola , Swaroop Sagra Lake, Rang Sagar Lake and Doodh Talai Lake. Apart from Lakes Udaipur is also known for its historic forts, palaces and Museums. The famous places to visit in Udaipur are Jag Mandir, City Palace, Saheliyon Ki Bari and Monsoon Palace. Don’t forget to eat local delicious food.
8- Andaman & Nicobar
If you want to some vitamin sea then you must visit Andaman and Nicobar. The famous places of Andaman and Nicobar are Swaraaj Dweep, Port Blair, Baratang, Little Andaman, Rangat, Barren Island and North Andaman. The famous food pf Andaman and Nicobar are Fish Curry and Maacher Jhol.
9- Jodhpur, Rajasthan
Jodhpur is the second largest city in India and also officially the second metropolitan city of the state. It is also known as the “Blue city” why people called jodhpur called blue city because each and every house in Jodhpur is painted by Blue that’s why its known as the Blue City. The famous places to visit in Jodhpur are Mehrangarh Fort, Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jaswant Thada, Rai-ka-Bag Palace and Mandore Garden. There are so many things you can do in Jodhpur start with the forts and start your winter day with a cup of Masala Tea with Mirchi Pakoras and visit some desert Safari.
10- Leh, Ladakh
Leh is part of Himalaya and it is covered with snow. There is a stony mountains background and the skies are so clear and clean. During the winters, Leh is like an icy meadow with frozen lakes and snow clad mountains. The famous places to visit in Leh are pangong Lake, Zanskar Lake, Magnetic Hills, Shanti Stupa, Royal Leh Palace and Stakna Monastery. If you enjoy Leh Ladakh Then you hire bike then roam whole the Leh Ladakh. There is a lot of things you can do like mountain cycling, winter treks and try local dishes.
11- Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
Srinagar is the largest city in Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir. Srinagar is best place to visit in month of December. Srinagar located in Kashmir Valley on the banks of Jhelum river. If you are planning to visit Srinagar then don’t forget to shop for traditional Kashmiri handicrafts and dried fruits. The famous places of Srinagar are Dal Lake, Shalimar Bagh Mughal Garden, Bonafide Multi brand and Indira Gandhi Memorial Tulip Garden. There are so many things you can do in Srinagar like paragliding, Horse Riding and Trekking.
12- Kovalam Beach, Kerala
Kovalam is a small town which located 16km from the capital of Thiruvantanthapuram. Kovalam is the famous tourist place and also most popular beach in India. The famous place to visit in Kovalam are Samudra Beach Park, Vellayani Lake, Light House Road, Rock Cut Cave Temple, Neyyar Dam, Valiathura Sea Port and Chowara Beach. The famous Food of this place are Idli, Dosa, Vadas and Uttapam.
13- Dudhwa National Park, Uttarakhand
Dudhwa National Park located on the Indo Nepal boader. Here you can see a lot wildlife animals or birds like Swamp Deer, Leopards, Tigers, Black Bucks, Elephant , Jackals and antelopes. The famous places of Dudhwa are Kisanpur Wildlife sanctuary, Shiv Temple, Katarniaghat Wildlife sanctuary, Pandey Baba Mandir and Frog Temple.
14- Mukteshwar, Uttarakhand
Mukteshwar is a silent place where you can feel and heal yourself with the nature. you can explore the nature with your loved ones. people can also do hiking to nearby places. You can also see the view of Nepal border. The famous places of Mukteshwar are Chauli Ki Jail, Ramgarh, Peora, Nanda Devi, Nathuakhan and Seetla. The famous food of Mukteshwar are Sabudana Vada, Urad Dal Jalebi, Herbal Tea and Jhangora Ki Kheer.
15- Jaipur, Rajasthan – The Pink City
Jaipur located in Rajasthan and it is also known by “The Pink City”. The crowded market of Jaipur famous for Rajasthan jewellery , fabrics and footwear(jutis). The famous dishes of Jaipur are Dal Baati Churma, Bikaneri Bhujia, Mirchi Bada, Pyaaj Kachori and special lassi. The famous places of Jaipur are Amber Fort and Palace, Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Birla Mandir, Johari Bazaar and Rambagh Palace.
16- Kutch, Gujarat
Rann of Kutch is the best tourist place in India in December. Rann of Kutch is the largest salt dessert in world. The famous places to visit in Kutch are Kutch Dessert Wildlife Sanctuary, Kutch Museum and Dholavira. The famous food in Kutch are Dabeli, Vada Pav and The cone. The famous things you can do like Visit Dholavira, Explore the ancient siyot caves and try local cuisine and spend quality time at kutch museum.
17- Shillong, Meghalaya
Shillong is a Hill Station which is located in the part of Meghalaya. Which is mean “The Abode Of Clouds”. It is said that rolling hills around the town remind the British of Scotland. The famous places of Shillong are Umaim Lake, Shillong Peak, Elephant Falls, Laitlum Canyons, Don Bosco Museum, Spread Eagle Falls and Mawphlang Village. The famous food of Shillong are Momos, Jalebis, Tungrymbai, Jadoh, Dohneiiong, Chowmein, Pineapples, Betel Leaf, Smoked Meats and Dohkhlieh.
18- Cherrapunjee, Meghalaya
Cherrapunjee locatde in Meghalaya and generally also known by Sohra. Cherrapunjee known for its living root Bridges and Rubber Tress. The famous places of Cherrapunjee are Double Decker Living Root Bridge, Rainbow Waterfall, Nokhalikai Falls, Wei Sawdong Falls, Mawsmai Caves, Seven Sisters Fall and Eco Park. The famous food of Cherrapunjee are like Pork Momos, Jadoh along with Rice and Rice Beer.
19- Konark, Orissa
Konark is located in Orissa and it is also known by Black Pagoda. This temple is world heritage site. This festival host in the month of December during this festival dancers come from all the parts of India and present their skills of dance forms like kathakkali, Bharatanatyam, Odissi and Manipuri. Famous places to visit in Konark are Sun Temple, Chandrabhaga Beach, Ramchandi, Kuruma Buddhist Site and Ashtang Baech. The famous food of Konark like Pakhala, Dali Mandia Jau, Dahi Baigana, Dahi Maccha, Dahi Bhindi, Khatta, Aludum , Variety of Pithas, Rasgulla and Gulab Zamun.
20- Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh
A famous person said that “there is nothing like home” and that’s absolutely right. Tawang located in Arunachal Pradesh. People who love to click pictures then this place is perfect for you. The famous places to visit are Tawang Monastary, Madhuri Lake, Sela Pass, Gorichen Park, Tawang War Memorial, Nuranang Falls, Takstang Gompa and Jaswant Garh. The things which you can do in Tawang Trek To Geshila Park, Witness the Bumla Pass, Visit the Urgelling Gompa and shop at the Tibetan Market. The Famous Food of Tawang like Thupka, Khura, Gyapa Khazi and Zan.
21- Auli, Uttarakhand
Auli is located in the way of Badrinath and now this destination famous for Ski in India. It is one of the most visited place in December. Every year winter sports host here and people from across the world come to participated. The famous places to visit in Auli are Kwani Bugyal, Gurso Bugyal, Trisul Peak, Chenab Lake, Joshimath Nandprayag and Nanda Devi National Park. The famous food of this place are Bal Mithai, Kachmauli(Stuffed Goat With Oil and Spice) and Singhori.
22- Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
Varanasi is the holy city for Hindus. There are so many temples and ghats which is quite famous. There are some places you must be visit if you are planning to come Varanasi. The famous places of Varanasi are Assi Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, Rana Mahal Ghat, Tibetan Temple, Sita Samahit sthal, Tulsi Manas Temple and Kedar Ghat. Famous food of Varanasi are like Kachori Sabji, Chena Dahi Vada, Dahi Chutney Golgappe, Tamatar Chat, Banarasi Thandai and lassi.
23- Delhi – The Capital City of India
Delhi is the capital of India . You can see here a lot of historical places, Monuments, famous markets and bazaars. The famous places to visit in Delhi are Red Fort, Qutub Minar, Humayun Tomb, Iskon Temple, India Gate, Chandni Chowk, Champa Gali, Dilli Haat and so on. If you are planning to visit in Delhi so you must have 1 week to explore the Whole Delhi because Your eyes and foot will tired but Delhi places will bee not to end . The famous food of Delhi are Chole Bhature, Gol Gappe, Spring Rolls, Momos, Dessert and so more. So pack your bags and come to visit Delhi.
24- Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh
Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh and it is claim for its nawabi era. This place is famous for its rich literature, chikan embroidary, exceptional cuisines and zardozi. The famous places of Lucknow are Bara Imambara, Rumi Darwaza, Chota Imambara and Sikandar Bagh. The famous food are like Nihari Kulcha, Idris Ki Biryani, Nimish and Kulfi.
25. Mylapore , Chennai
As you know Mylapore located in Chennai. It is major commercial center of Chennai. Apart from this there are really some famous temples cultural venues so do make a tour . The famous places of Mylapore are Kapaleeshwarar Temple, Theerthapaleeswarar Temple and San Thome Basilica. The things which you can do like Shopping, Watch the Carnatic Music Performance and enjoy the culture and heritage walk across Mada Veethis Mangollai.
26- Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh
Jabalpur is a Industry hub which located in Madhya Pradesh. This place is also famous for its marble and rocks. The famous places of Jabalpur are Dhuandhar Falls, Marble Rocks, Madan Mahal Fort, Rani Durgavati Museum, Bargi Dum, Tilwara Ghat, Pisanhari Ki Madiya and Balancing Rock. Famous Food of Jabalpur are like Pilaf, Sabudana Khichdi, Rabdi, Chicken Samosa and Malpua.
27- Murudeshwar, Karnataka
Murudeshwar is a beachside town of the southern state of the Karnataka. It is the also a name of Hindu God Shiva. This place has the world’s second largest Statue of Lord Shiva which is located alongside of Arabian Sea. The famous places of Murudeshwar are its Temple, Mirjan Fort, Netrani Island, Statue Park, Murudeshwar Beach, Apsara Konda Falls, Murudeshwar Market, Murudeshwar Fort, Jali Beach and Basavaraja Durga. Famous food of Murudeshwar are, like Dosa, Bisi Bele Bath, Akki Roti, Jolada Roti, Idli, Vada and Kesari Bath.
28- Kohima, Nagaland
Kohima located in Nagaland. Formally this place is known as Kewhira. It is a city of Colorful Blossoms, Lively Fests, Peaks and Rocky Terrains. The famous places of Kohima are Kohima War Cemetery, Kohima Cathedral Church, Naga Heritage Village, Nagaland Statue Museum and Mokokchung. The Famous foods of Kohima are like Bamboo Shoot, Axone, Anishi, Zutho, Aikibeye and Samathu.
29- Ranthambore, Rajasthan
People who love wildlife than this place is perfect for you . Home of Royal Bengal Tigers. It is Situated on the boarder of famous Thar Dessert. The famous places of Ranthambore are Tiger Reserve, Fort, Surwal Lake, Trinetra Ganesh Temple, Padam Lake, Kachida Valley and Jogi Maha. Famous food of this place are Dal Bati, Jalebis and Churma Ladoo.
30- Orchha, Madhya Pradesh
Orchha is town which is in the Niwari District of Madhya Pradesh. It is also known as Urchha. Famous places are Orchha Fort, Jahangir Mahal, Ram Raja Temple, Raja Mahal, Phool Bagh, Laxmi Narayan Temple, Cenotaphs, Chaturbhuj Temple, Duaji Ki Haweli and Orchha Wildlife sanctuary. The famous Food of this place are Bundelkhand Kabab, Kunde Ka Bhatta and Raas Ki Kheer,