It’s time to say goodbye to the monsoon! Soon the holiday season will be approaching and with clearer skies and weather at its best, October seems to be the most appropriate time to plan a much awaited holiday. As far as Indian climate is considered, October is simply the right time to plan vacations. This is because the weather is neither too cold nor too hot and the rains are also almost over by this time of the year. So, keeping all these things in mind, we have come up with a list of super seven destinations to visit in India in the month of October.
This heritage site is present in the list of 32 Indian World Heritage sites compiled by UNESCO. In 13th century, the place served as a capital to the Vijaynagar Empire. The site is the best place to visit for people who have an eye for architectural wonders and magnificent temples. The peaceful ruins and the good weather, makes this place one of the most desired places to hangout. If you are staying at Benguluru and have a weekend to spare, then just an overnight train ride can take you to the place.
Pachmarhi, Madhya Pradesh:
Madhya Pradesh houses Satpura Range and boasts of one of the most beautiful and its only hill station- Pachmarhi. The right weather and the enchanting views is the most deadly combination to relax your tired nerves. October is supposed to be the best time to plan a holiday to Pachmarhi.
Ziro, Arunachal Pradesh:
A small town in the Arunachal Pradesh’s eastern part serves as a perfect off-beat holiday destination. The place is located amidst hills and boast of huge, lush green paddy fields. If you can’t wait till October then pack your bags and get ready to attend the Ziro Music Festival that is organized in September by Apa Tani Tribes, which inhabit the place.
If serene and breathtaking coastline, amazing lighthouses, peaceful beaches with the line of palm trees and welcoming hills is the idea of your perfect vacation, then Varkala in Kerala is the right place for you. It is frequently visited by hippies because of attractions like ancient forts, prehistoric temples and above all a saint’s Samadhi. So pack your bags and get set to enjoy the most memorable October holidays.
If adventure is your cup of tea, then let the adrenaline rush while you spend some great moments at India’s most amazing adventure hub- Rishikesh in Uttarakhand. Rishikesh is a house to several adventure sports including Bungee Jumping, River Rafting, Trekking and more. Just near to Rishikesh is Haridwar, which is well known for its religious significance.
Darjeeling, West Bengal:
Often referred to as, “The Queen of hills”- Darjeeling is considered to be one of the best October holiday destinations. Monsoon gets over by mid September and the whole hill station blossoms, offering matchless scenic beauty. So during the fall, is the best time to visit the place that houses rock garden, valleys, colonial architecture, national parks, monasteries and plenty more.