India Explored: The Last Days Of Monsoon And Coming Of The Winter: Posted By Arunchs

 

   

Password
I want to go to  
Home IndiaTravel Blogs

India Explored


Arunchs | Views: 1285138

Comments: 0 | View/Add Comments

Posted on: Tuesday , Sep 22, 2009 At 16:52 PM

The Last Days Of Monsoon And Coming Of The Winter

It is the time of the year when the monsoon starts receding, making way for the pleasant winter days. Coming six months are the best time to travel in the plains of North India and see its splendors, without worrying about the scorching heat of summer.

What are your winter travel plans?

If you are in north, you can visit the forts of Rajasthan and see how the royalty lived before the days of independence. You can see its beautiful deserts that are known for camel safaris and golden sunsets. It is also the right time to be in UP and MP, home to some popular tourist destinations like Varanasi, Agra, Khajuraho and Orchha.

In the south, plains of Tamil Nadu, beaches of Kerala and Goa tend to have the best weather in winter. Also worth visiting are the heritage sites in Karnataka - Hampi and Badami.

In a few weeks, it starts snowing in high passes in the Himalayas, effectively blocking road access to places deep in the mountains. Though the weather can be harsh, you can enjoy skiing in the valleys of Gulmarg and Auli.

For wildlife enthusiasts, it is a great season to see migratory birds that come to the plains for breeding. It may not be the best of times to see larger game in our national parks, but the foggy forest landscapes bathed in golden rays of morning sun look the most beautiful in winters.

It is a task requiring endurance, but I have decided to head to the mountains this winter and go trekking on a frozen river. Watch this space for my experiences, which I shall write about on my return in January. Where are you planning to go this winter?

Report Abuse





Comments for Blog Post: The Last Days Of Monsoon And Coming Of The Winter

Add Comments

No comments found



 Post your Comments
Your Comment    
You have  characters to work with
   
Other members have tagged this Travel Blog as: Tag it
(click a tag to add to your list) (Add your tags here)
puma shoes air max Snow Himalayas Snow games India jaipur.cc jaipur tours jaipur information Holiday Package babymooning Rural tourism Home stays leh golf course sikkim gangtok casino seven wonders of India airpares Gahirmatha Olive Ridleys Bhitarkanika Wildlife Sanctury Dandeli.blogspot.com adventure travel white water rafting Panaji varanasi Hampi Utsava photography tamilnadu railways bangalore September Festivals Tajmahal Agra Gokarna Auto Forums Lepakshi Incredible India Wildlife Tourism autorikshaw Melukote Yoganarasimha temple Kalyani Cheluvarayaswami Temple Raya Gopura Akka Thangi Kola Thondanur Kere. August Festivals Gaga Aarti Haridwar Varanasi Rishikes Good Job Rafting Kali River Barpole River Sitanadi River Bike Travel Forums India Map Google Map monsoon travel Chikmaglur monsoon holidays travel books Travel Books Books airlines music festival pilgrimage india travel summer getaways in north India monsoons monsoons India monsoon destinations uttarakhand air travel north east arunachal rajasthan news kerala festivals India hill stations earth day conservation Ranthambhore National Park Rastraphti Bhavan delhi kashmir leh ladakh Corbett National Park Coorg goa beaches leisure Ladakh Leh by road summer getaways in south India south india hill getways summer destinations guide Leh misc
karnataka himachal books ladakh monsoon himalayas hills environment India hill stations kashmir wildlife india travel
 
 P
 O
 P
 U
 L
 A
 R



About Me

arunchs arunchs lives in Bangalore(Karnataka) and is interested in travel, photography, reading, movies, music,...

+ See Profile
+ Leave a Message
+ Add as a Friend

Previous Posts

2010 (1)

2009 (166)

Dec (14)

Nov (16)

Oct (16)

Sep (14)

Aug (14)

Jul (14)

Jun (14)

May (6)

Apr (14)

Mar (14)

Feb (14)

Jan (16)

2008 (128)

Dec (16)

Nov (16)

Oct (16)

Sep (16)

Aug (7)

Jul (6)

Jun (17)

May (18)

Apr (15)

Mar (1)

Hotel Reviews | Destination Guides | Travel Directions | Holiday Ideas | Travelogues | Travel Q & A | Photo Gallery | Plan a Trip | Travel Blogs

Holiday Ideas Maps and Routes India Hotels Top India Destinations India Photos Theme Pictures
Summer Camps for Kids
Shopping in India
Top Weekend Getaways
Spiritual Holidays in India
Heritage of India
Routes From Delhi
Routes from Chennai
Routes from Bangalore
Routes from Hyderabad
Routes from Mumbai
Delhi Hotels
Mumbai Hotels
Bangalore Hotels
Jaipur Hotels
Agra Hotels
Dalhousie Travel Guide
Udaipur Travel Guide
Khajuraho Travel Guide
Harihareshwar Travel Guide
Goa Tourism
Delhi Photos
Mumbai Photos
Bangalore Photos
Chennai Photos
Kolkata Photos
Nature & Landscape
Wildlife Sancturies
People & Portraits
Night Time Photos
Black and White

Travel Forum

Oktatabyebye.com is India's leading community of travellers and provides a place for travel enthusiasts to find and share travel experiences, recommendations and honest advice on travel in India...read more about us

© 2013 www.oktatabyebye.com . All rights reserved.
Oktatabyebye.com is not a travel agent & does not charge service fees to its users.
* All reviews, ranks, ratings & votes on Oktatbyebye are solely the views & opinions of the users. Oktatabyebye is not responsible for content on external web sites.