Top 5 Domestic Destinations for Holidays in Winter

India is the land of diversity. India is really incredible. All states and location has some unique features to visit. And people who love to visit are always in search for best opportunities to visit the place. And different locations are suitable for visit in proper season. People who want to see snow and love adventures such as snow skiing and trekking then Northern parts of India such as Shimla, Kulu, Dharmshala, Manali and Jammu & Kashmir will be the best domestic destinations during their winter holidays. People who want to escape cold during winter can go for places which do not get cold in winter such as Goa, Kerala, Andaman and Tamil Nadu. Below is the list of Top 5 Domestic Destinations for Holidays in Winter.



Shimla is a hill station in the foothills of the Himalayas which comes under the state Himachal Pradesh. This place is known as the queen of hills and is a famous holiday and honeymoon destination. People who love to see snow-covered peaks then this is the best domestic destination to visit during winters. The beauty lies in the snow-clad mountains, the deep valleys, the pine deodar forests, and cascading waterfalls. The chilling winters and the snowfall is the best thing to see during winters. The places to visit are Christ Church, Jakhu Hill, Jakhoo Temple, Shimla State Museum, Junga, The famous Mall Road, Tara Devi Hill, The Ridge of Shimla, George Castle, Chail, Kufri and many more.



Kerala is one of the most popular states of South India. This state is known as God’s own country. Kerala has its own natural charm. Kerala is famous for tea plantations, spice gardens, beaches, Ayurveda ecotourism, wildlife and backwaters. It is one of the top destinations in India for health and rejuvenation. If you love the backwaters then visit Alapuzza, Thekaddy and Vembanad. People who love tea plantation and gardens then visit Munnar. For the beach, lovers go to Kovalam. People who love wildlife then you visit tiger reserve in Periyar, a bird sanctuary in Kumarakom, biodiverse ecosystem Silent Valley National Park.

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Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu is one of the states in South India which depicts various historical stories through its temples. This state depicts its own culture and heritage. It depicts the history of the Chola Dynasty and the Dravidian culture. Tamil Nadu has all over 3300 temples! The Chola temples fetch thousands of tourists here. Among the temples, you can visit Meenakshi Amman Temple, Kapaleeshwarar Temple, Rajarajeswaram. Tamil Nadu has a lot of things to see beaches, temples, hill stations. Tamil Nadu is also home to hill stations- like Udhagamandalam (Ooty), Kodaikanal, Yelagiri, Yercaud, Coonoor, Topslip, Valparai, and Manjolai.

Marina Beach in Chennai is one of the longest beaches in the world and is one of the most beautiful beaches. Kanyakumari is the southernmost tip of peninsular India and is famous for its beautiful sunrise. Tamil Nadu has many Biosphere Reserves, Wildlife Sanctuaries, Elephant and Bird Sanctuaries, National Parks, Reserved Forests, Zoos and Crocodile farms to visit. Some of them are Mudumalai National Park, Vedanthangal Bird Sanctuary, The Gulf of Mannar Biosphere Reserve, Anaimalai Wildlife Sanctuary and Arignar Anna Zoological Park. All in all Tamil Nadu is a great domestic destination for winter holidays.

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Rajasthan is the land of Maharajas. History depicts the royalty of Indian culture. Rajasthan depicts the rich heritage of India. The famous places of Rajasthan which are well known as tourist places are Jodhpur, Udaipur, Jaipur, Jaisalpur, Bikaner, Bundi, Mount Abu, Ranthambore. All the places depict Rajputana dynasty and their rich heritage. Udaipur is again a beautiful place of palaces. Udaipur is again a famous honeymoon destination. Jaipur is a famous pink city. The Hawa Mahal of Jaipur is quite famous. Pushkar is a famous religious place. The Desert National Park, The Ranthambore National Park, The Chaapar Sanctuary will give you a vast view of the flora and fauna of the state. Rajasthan is one of the best domestic destinations during your winter holidays.

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Kullu Manali

Kullu Manali is two different places in Himachal Pradesh. Both are hill stations. People who love romance and adventure surely would love to visit these domestic destinations in winters due to snowfall and chilling winter. Manali is a famous skiing destination. Rock climbing, Paragliding, trekking all are supported here. The ancient temples are also very captivating. The famous Rohtang Pass is a great place to have snow sports. For honeymoon also people prefer these places to visit.

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As mentioned before this is not all India have many other places to visit Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Lakshadweep Islands, Kashmir, Goa and many more.