5 December Destination to Rejuvenate the Magic of this Month


Destinations to explore in India are many. December is the magical month which ignites the traveling spree within us. Here're 5 most serene locations of India, best chosen to visit in in the month of December. Plan and pack your bags!

December is the month of celebrating happiness, joy, gifts, family gathering food and candy. This is the month when we welcome Santa and light candles on the eve of Christmas. Receiving gifts from Santa, Chilled and foggy morning, lying inside the cosy blanket and planning a winter trip is something that makes December one of the best months to celebrate. The month comes at the end of the year with a hope of a great year ahead. The month brings a ray of hope to restart the life with a new vibe. There are plenty of magical lines that describe December at its best. Planning a vacation in December is a great idea to say goodbye to the year and to greet the coming year. People plan their vacation in December to celebrate Christmas, to celebrate winter vacation and to welcome the New Year. December is the month to feel the romance, to appreciate the bond of love with your partners and to have a great honeymoon experience as the month is also considered as the wedding month. Newlyweds can fly off to enjoy their honeymoon period at some of the exotic honeymoon destinations of India.

December is all about to admire the beauty of snowfall, to feel the togetherness and to appreciate the beauty of nature, and these all could be experienced during the journey if you have planned it via train. Train journey adds a colour of joy and happiness in the mood of your travelling as it offers the best scenic view from the train's window. So, if you do not want to miss all these, get your tickets booked in the train. Since the month is hectic due to heavy rush of travellers moving to other places, it is quite struggling to get the confirm bookings. Enthusiastic December travelers are suggested to check train schedule to book the ticket in advance at least 120 days ago. Since, the month December offers a celebration in your life, it is important to make this month most cherished by enjoying it at different exotic locations of India. There are numerous splendid locations in India that make December a most celebrated month. If you visit these places, you can feel the eternal bliss of life. Here're few December Destination to cherish the month of Christmas and to welcome New Year.

5 Exotic Places to Visit in December

Jammu and Kashmir
Visiting Kashmir in December has its own charm. Kashmir is the peaceful paradise for the enchanters. There are many times when Kashmir flourishes with maple in the fall, green pasture in the summer but the magic of winter in Kashmir is really special. Nothing could look prettier than the way top tourist place in Kashmir like Gulmarg, Sonmarg, Pahalgam and Srinagar appear all cast in snow. No doubt, winter in Kashmir challenging too as the roads have been blocked due to heavy snowfall. The entire valley is covered with a blanket of snow. The perfect time to visit Kashmir is between Decembers to February. During your Kashmir visit in December, one can go for a Shikara ride at Dal Lake. You can stroll around the markets in Kashmir to buy those intricately woven Pashmina Shawls and carpets. One can also experience the trekking through the breathtaking mountains, lakes. A romantic stay in houseboats in Jhelum River can witness the love and romance.


Dawki, Shillong
The place becomes blissful in December with a pleasant temperature ranging from 12 to 20 degrees. Shillong is the only hill station in the country which is accessible from all the corners. The water of Unmogot River is so clear that a boat floating on it seems like it is flying in mid-air. It is the must add place in the list of December trip. One can also relish the sweet and juicy oranges at the border town near the river. Hotel Broadway offers you the cheapest stay if you are in Dawki. The popular food to taste is Khao Suey, Thukpa, Jadoh, Jhur Kleh, and Makham Bitchi. The things you can take back from here are the oranges. The nearest airport to reach Dawki is Guwahati.

Manali, Himachal Pradesh
Towery Mountains, tall Deodar trees, heavy snowfall, curvy roads best describe the place of romance Manali. A paradise for the newlyweds' snow lover couples, this hill station is also a great place for adventure sports in Manali like Paragliding, ice skating, rappelling and rock climbing. Visiting Manali in December for the newlyweds is not less than witnessing an adventurous love. Hotel Holiday Heights provides the budget-friendly stay. Best food to taste in Manali is Red Rice, River Trout, Masala Omelet, Sidu, Babru and Patande. Shopaholics can fulfil their shopping desire at old Manali market, Himachal Emporium, Tibetan handicrafts, woollen clothing, shawls and thangkas. The nearest airport to reach Manali is Bhuntar which is well-connected with Delhi, Chandigarh, and Shimla. The nearest Railway station lies in Pathankot which is 285 km from Manali.

Auli, Uttrakhand
Neelkant peak covered with snow, Nanda Devi and Mana Parbat give an awe-inspiring panoramic view of the hills which will make your toes freeze, especially at the time of Christmas. If you want to learn skiing at one of the best places of skiing, visit Auli in December and fulfil your wish. It is the time when you can learn the best thrilling adventure sport. Skiing could be done from December to March. Hotel Maya Deep Herbal Resort offers the cheapest stay. Famous food to taste in Auli is Dal, leafy vegetables, rice, and BAL Mithai. Avid shoppers can buy Souvenirs, hand-woven shawls, woollen caps, blanket, and gifts. To reach Auli, one can opt for a shared taxi or private cabs from Rishikesh.

Leh, Ladhak
When you hear about Leh and Ladhak, you start imagining that Royal Enfield rides on the curvy roads accompanied by friends and the food of roadside dhaba to double the adventure of a road trip to Manali. But, if you want to please your eyes by seeing the crystal blue ice and the hills on the backdrop. The only frozen ice trek in India is incredible that can only be experienced in Leh, Ladhak. Dorje Guest House is the cheapest way to make a stay in Leh. The lip-smacking food you can taste here is Ladhaki Pulao, tigmo, thukpa, Khambhir, Phirni, skew, Momos. If you are a shopaholic and want to buy something, you can buy handicrafts items, silver and stone jewellery, Pashmina Shawls and wools. The easiest way to reach Leh and Ladhak is via air mode. But, if travelling via train one can take the train till Tawi.

December is the month when one can celebrate the love, happiness, romance and can witness one of the best moments of life. Planning a holiday or trip in December to these places will surely give you a never experienced feeling. December month is the last month of the year that tells you to forgo all the bad memories and moments of your life and welcome the New Year with a new flavor.

Wishing every December travellers a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!


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