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1. Gangtok, Sikkim

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Known For : Nathu La Pass | MG Road, Gangtok | Rumtek Monastery

Prettily situated on a hillock at an altitude of 1800 meters, Gangtok can be safely said to be one of the most beautiful hill stations in the country.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 11,934

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2. Darjeeling, West Bengal

4.3

50 photos

Known For : Darjeeling Himalayan Railway | Tiger Hill | Batasia Loop

Household name because of its varieties of teas, Darjeeling is a hill station with vast expanses of tea estates and Tibetan influence in their craft, culture and cuisine.

Best Time : February to March, September to December

View packages starting from ₹ 8,375

Read More 21 Darjeeling Attractions

3. Udaipur, Rajasthan

4.5

58 photos

Known For : Lake Pichola | City Palace, Udaipur | Sajjangarh Palace

Located in a valley and surrounded by 4 lakes, it is at times referred to as the 'Kashmir of Rajasthan'

Best Time : October to March

View packages starting from ₹ 5,228

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4. Mcleodganj, Himachal Pradesh

4.3

19 photos

Known For : Bhagsu Falls | Namgyal Monastery | Tsuglagkhang Complex

Mcleodganj is a hill station near Dharamshala, popular among trekkers and with a heavy Tibetan culture with British influence.

Best Time : October to June

View packages starting from ₹ 10,000

Read More 23 Mcleodganj Attractions

5. Munnar, Kerala

4.5

38 photos

Known For : Atukkad Waterfalls | Echo Point, Munnar | Pothamedu View Point

Situated on the banks of three rivers- Madupetti, Nallathanni and Periavaru, Munnar is an idyllic hill station, famous for its tea estates, exotic scenery, abundance of flora and fauna and craggy peaks.

Best Time : September to May

View packages starting from ₹ 4,498

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6. Coorg, Karnataka

4.2

31 photos

Known For : Abbey Falls | Talacauvery | Golden Temple (Namdroling Monastery)

Located amidst imposing mountains with a perpetually misty landscape, Coorg is the place to be for all nature lovers, an affluent hill station in Karnataka.

Best Time : October to March

Read More 34 Coorg Attractions

7. Manali, Himachal Pradesh

4.5

11 photos

Known For : Solang Valley | Rohtang Pass | Adventure Activities in Manali

Nestled at one end of the Kullu Valley, Manali is a hill station with attraction such as the Rohtang pass nearby and is popular among tourists, especially during summers.

Best Time : October to June

View packages starting from ₹ 6,250

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8. Ooty, Tamil Nadu

4.1

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Known For : Nilgiri Mountain Railway | Ooty Lake | Ooty Rose Garden

Ooty, the queen of hill stations and the capital of Nilgiris district, is one of the most popular tourist destination, especially as a honeymoon destination.

Best Time : Throughout the year

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9. Kasol, Himachal Pradesh

4.2

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Known For : Kheerganga Trek | Trekking in Kasol | Tosh

A destination that is tinted in the best shades that nature can offer is a small village of Kasol, known for its Israeli inhabitants, Parvati river, trekking base-camp and backpackers and Malana.

Best Time : October to June

View packages starting from ₹ 6,500

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10. Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

4.2

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Known For : Mall Road, Shimla | Kalka Shimla Toy Train | The Ridge

Probably the most popular hill station in northern India, Shimla is the capital city of Himachal Pradesh famous for its Mall road, the Ridge, toy train etc. among honeymooners and families alike.

Best Time : October to June

View packages starting from ₹ 7,000

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11. Nainital, Uttarakhand

4.3

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Known For : Eco Cave Gardens | Naini Lake | Naina Devi Temple

Nainital with its beautiful lakes, temples and exotic scenery around is the perfect honeymoon paradise nestled in the arms of Kumaon Hills.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 9,000

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12. Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh

4.0

11 photos

Known For : Khajjiar | Satdhara Falls | Panchpula

Dalhousie is a hill station with amazing scenic views and prominent traces of India's British association such as colonial mansions.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 9,000

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13. Wayanad, Kerala

4.3

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Known For : Banasura Dam | Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary | Edakkal Caves

Replete with enchanting waterfalls, historical caves, comfortable resorts and home stays, this popular town is famous for its spice plantations and wildlife.

Best Time : Throughout the year

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14. Pondicherry

4.0

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Known For : Paradise Beach, Pondicherry | Aurobindo Ashram | Seaside Promenade

Puducherry was the largest French colony in India and the French influence on the city can still be seen.

Best Time : October to March

View packages starting from ₹ 6,768

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15. Alleppey, Kerala

4.5

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Known For : Houseboats | Alappuzha Beach | Backwaters in Alleppey

Famous backwaters of God's own country, Kerela, the city of Alleppey is known for its beaches, temples, boat races and Ayurvedic spa and wellness centers.

Best Time : June to March

View packages starting from ₹ 7,500

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16. Delhi

4.2

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Known For : Humayun's Tomb | Hauz Khas Village | Qutub Minar

From historical monuments to crowded shopping malls, from Mughal gardens to Delhi University campus, the capital city has multiple personalities making it 'The good, the bad and the ugly'.

Best Time : October to March

View packages starting from ₹ 7,000

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17. Mussoorie, Uttarakhand

3.8

31 photos

Known For : Lal Tibba | Lake Mist | Kempty Falls

Situated at an altitude of 6000 ft., Mussoorie is a popular hill station famous for its colonial heritage and its religious sites.

Best Time : September to June

View packages starting from ₹ 8,499

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18. Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

4.3

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Known For : Adventure Activities in Rishikesh | Lakshman Jhula | Neelkantha Mahadeva Temple

Situated along the convergence of Ganga and Chandrabhaga, Rishikesh on the foothills of Himalayas is the hub of many ancient temples, popular cafes, yoga ashrams and adventure sports.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 6,396

Read More 54 Rishikesh Attractions

19. Gokarna, Karnataka

4.2

21 photos

Known For : Om Beach | Water Sports in Gokarna | Mahabaleshwara Temple

With its pristine beaches and breathtaking landscapes, Gokarna is a Hindu pilgrimage town.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View hotels starting from ₹ 129

Read More 16 Gokarna Attractions

20. Khajjiar, Himachal Pradesh

4.3

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Known For : Adventure Activities in Khajjiar | Khajjiar lake | Kalatop wildlife sanctuary

Often referred to as 'mini-Switzerland of India', Khajjiar is a small town near Dalhousie which provides tourists a unique combination of forests, lakes and pastures.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 15,000

Read More 9 Khajjiar Attractions

21. Sonamarg, Jammu & Kashmir

4.1

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Known For : Thajiwas Glacier | Zoji-La Pass | Vishansar Lake

Sonamarg is a town with snow-covered flower-laden fields, surrounded by majestic glaciers and serene lakes.

Best Time : May to October

View packages starting from ₹ 16,500

Read More 11 Sonamarg Attractions

22. Srinagar, Jammu & Kashmir

4.5

38 photos

Known For : Dal Lake | Mughal Gardens, Srinagar | Nishat Bagh

Lying on the banks of River Jhelum with deep and mesmerizing valleys cascaded in sky scraping mountains and evergreen beauty, Srinagar symbolizes nature, beauty, harmony and romance.

Best Time : April to October

View packages starting from ₹ 4,514

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23. Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu

4.4

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Known For : Green Valley View (Suicide Point) | Kodai Lake | Bear Shola Falls

Kodaikanal is the most sought after honeymoon destination in South India because of its scenic beauty and it has the attribute to leave any nature lover mesmerized by its charisma.

Best Time : September to May

Read More 34 Kodaikanal Attractions

24. Nandi Hills, Karnataka

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49 photos

Known For : Paragliding in Nandi Hills | Tipu's Drop | Tipu's Summer Residence

Small mounds near Bengaluru, Nandi hills serve as a great trekking destination and a weekend getaway for people in the metro.

Best Time : October to June

View hotels starting from ₹ 959

Read More 12 Nandi Hills Attractions

25. Mumbai, Maharashtra

4.2

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Known For : Marine drive, Mumbai | Gateway of India | Colaba Causeway

Labeled with multiple titles such as 'Financial capital of India', 'The Maximum City', 'Land of Bollywood', 'The dream City' and much more, Mumbai is Maharashtra's capital and India's most populous city which has multiple faces making it all things to all people.

Best Time : October to February

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26. Ziro, Arunachal Pradesh

4.2

12 photos

Known For : Tarin Fish Farm - Paddy cultivation | Kile Pakho | Talley Valley Wildlife Sanctuary

Perfect for an off-beat holiday, Ziro is a quaint old town in Arunachal Pradesh, home to the Apa Tani tribe and famous for its pine hills and rice fields.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 6,000

Read More 8 Ziro Attractions

27. Bangalore, Karnataka

4.0

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Known For : Bangalore Palace | Cubbon Park | MG Road, Bangalore

Having evolved gradually from being the Garden city to the Silicon Valley of India, Bengaluru is India's third largest city, being the most livable city in India.

Best Time : Throughout the year

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28. Lonavala, Maharashtra

4.0

38 photos

Known For : Tiger's Leap | Bushi Dam | Lonavala Lake

Popular hill station close to Pune and Mumbai especially appealing to hikers and trekkers, Lonavla is famous for its historic caves, striking forts and pretty lakes

Best Time : Throughout the year

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29. Mysore, Karnataka

4.0

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Known For : Mysore Palace | Somanathapura Temple | Brindavan Gardens

The third largest city in Karnataka, Mysore has a royal history, a rich and regal heritage and an important center of art and culture.

Best Time : Throughout the year

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30. Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh

4.2

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Known For : Kashi Vishwanath Temple | Dashashwamedh Ghat | Sankat Mochan Hanuman Temple

Famously known as Banaras or Kashi, the holy city of Varanasi is located on the banks of river Ganga and is considered one of the holiest cities in India owing to its location and the numerous temples in it.

Best Time : October to March

Read More 37 Varanasi Attractions

31. Ajanta and Ellora Caves, Maharashtra

4.3

37 photos

Known For : Ajanta Caves | Grishneshwar Temple, Ellora

Ajanta and Ellora caves are considered to be one of the most important tourist destinations in the world owing to the magnificent paintings of Ajanta and well carved sculptures of Ellora.

Best Time : June to March

View hotels starting from ₹ 1,800

Read More 12 Ajanta and Ellora Caves Attractions

32. Kovalam, Kerala

4.2

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Known For : Water Sports in Kovalam | Lighthouse Beach | Hawah Beach

An idyllic village along the coastlines of the Arabian Sea, Kovalam is most famous for its three pristine beaches with shallow waters and low tidal waves where one can go surfing, wooden and motor boat riding.

Best Time : September to March

View packages starting from ₹ 7,500

Read More 24 Kovalam Attractions

33. Matheran, Maharashtra

4.3

26 photos

Known For : Louisa point | Panorama Point | Charlotte lake

With close to 40 look-out points offering great sunrise and sunset views in the smallest hill station in India with, Matheran clearly wins on the rejuvenating experience it provides to visitors.

Best Time : Throughout the year

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34. Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand

4.5

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Known For : Valley of Flowers National Park | Nanda Devi National Park

Valley of flowers, discovered in 1931 is a World Heritage Site for its wild untamed blooms surrounded by white peaks.

Best Time : May to October

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35. Lansdowne, Uttarakhand

3.8

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Known For : Bhulla Lake | Tip N Top | St. John's Church

Lansdowne at an altitude of 1,706 mt on a hillock is famous for its pristine Himalayan beauty, oak and pine forests, snow-covered peaks and lovely fresh air.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View hotels starting from ₹ 999

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36. Kudremukh, Karnataka

4.2

33 photos

Known For : Kudremukh Peak Trek | Kudremukh National Park | Hanuman Gundi Falls

With the promise of a picturesque view of a mountain in the shape of a horse face, Kudremukh is famous for its biodiversity and scenic beauty.

Best Time : October to May

View hotels starting from ₹ 2,000

Read More 11 Kudremukh Attractions

37. Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra

4.0

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Known For : Elephant's Head point | Chinaman's falls | Dhobi waterfall

A hill town in Western Ghats, apart from its strawberries, Mahabaleshwar is also well known for its numerous rivers, magnificent cascades and majestic peaks.

Best Time : October to June

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38. Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh

4.0

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Known For : Ramoji Film city | Chowmahalla Palace | Hussain Sagar Lake

A densely populated metropolitan city with people bustling in and out of cafes, offices, temples and even nowhere, Hyderabad is fast turning into the new York city of South India.

Best Time : September to March

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39. Kutch, Gujarat

4.6

30 photos

Known For : Great Rann of Kutch | Kutch Desert Wildlife Sanctuary | Dholavira

Virtually an island that resembles the shape of a tortoise, Kutch is an erstwhile princely state of India holding onto its grandeur nature from the past.

Best Time : July to March

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40. Varkala, Kerala

4.2

23 photos

Known For : Water Sports in Varkala | Varkala Beach | Edava Beach

Famous for its natural fisheries and springs, Varkala is a coastal town with scenic beaches, lakes, forts, lighthouse and for the samadhi of Kerala's saint Sree Narayana Guru.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 9,000

Read More 24 Varkala Attractions

41. Haridwar, Uttarakhand

3.6

40 photos

Known For : Ganga Aarti in Haridwar | Har Ki Pauri | Chandi Devi Temple

Situated along the holy Ganges, Haridwar is famous for its temples and ghats where pilgrims bathe to relieve themselves of their sins.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 4,100

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42. Kinnaur, Himachal Pradesh

3.9

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Known For : Reckong Peo | Kalpa | Sarahan

Kinnaur, also known as ""Land of god"" is about 235 Km from Shimla and is known for its serenity and beauty of the lush green and rocky mountainscape having Satluj, Baspa and Spiti river snaking through it

Best Time : April to October

View packages starting from ₹ 7,900

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43. Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh

4.3

26 photos

Known For : Sela Pass | Tawang Monastery | Madhuri Lake

Located at a height of about 3048m, Tawang is known for many important and beautiful monasteries and is famous as the birth place of Dalai Lama.

Best Time : September to March

View packages starting from ₹ 12,259

Read More 8 Tawang Attractions

44. Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh

3.7

22 photos

Known For : Timber Trail | Monkey point, Kasauli | Mall Road, Kasauli

Located on the way from Chandigarh to Shimla, Kasauli is a hilly cantonment town which makes for an ideal peaceful holiday location, away from the rush.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 8,000

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45. Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh

3.5

31 photos

Known For : Library of Tibetan Works and Archives | Dharamshala Cricket Stadium | Dharamshala International Film Festival | St. John in the Wilderness Church | War Memorial

Dharamsala is a hill station which is famed as the holy residence of the Dalai Lama and houses the Tibetan Government in exile.

Best Time : October to June

View packages starting from ₹ 9,000

Read More 20 Dharamshala Attractions

46. Kanyakumari, Tamil Nadu

3.6

41 photos

Known For : Thirparappu Falls | Vivekananda Rock Memorial | Thanumalayan Temple - Sthanumalayan Kovil

Located at the southernmost part of India, Kanyakumari with its beautiful beaches, Vivekananda Memorial and the perfect sunset is one of the most exotic places to go in India.

Best Time : October to February

View packages starting from ₹ 6,768

Read More 23 Kanyakumari Attractions

47. Vaishno Devi, Jammu & Kashmir

4.3

11 photos

Known For : Vaishno Devi Temple, Vaishno Devi | Ardh Kuwari Cave | Bhairavnath Temple, Vaishno Devi

Located in Trikuta hills 13 Kms from Katra at a height of 1560 m above sea level with shimmering clouds and thinning air, this town is the holy cave temple of Mata Vaishnodevi.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 4,216

Read More 6 Vaishno Devi Attractions

48. Goa

4.5

114 photos

Known For : Calangute Beach | Basilica of Bom Jesus | Water Sports in Goa

Situated on the Western Coast, Goa is the place associated most with touristy beaches, happening nightlife and old Portuguese architecture.

Best Time : October to March

View packages starting from ₹ 5,154

Read More 189 Goa Attractions

49. Tirthan Valley, Himachal Pradesh

4.0

7 photos

Known For : River Crossing | Trekking in Great Himalayan National Park | Serloskar Lake

The great Himalayas with snow covered tops looking over the Tirthan River, this valley is best known for its trout fishing and for surprisingly high influx of foreigners.

Best Time : Mar to June, October to November

View packages starting from ₹ 6,000

Read More 9 Tirthan Valley Attractions

50. Kochi, Kerala

3.8

46 photos

Known For : Mattancherry Palace | Fort Kochi | Jewish Synagogue

Situated on beach-side, Kochi is a bustling commercial port with a trading history that dates back to at least 600 years, and is till today the financial capital of Kerala.

Best Time : July to April

View packages starting from ₹ 5,591

Read More 44 Kochi Attractions

51. Kumarakom, Kerala

4.0

18 photos

Known For : Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary | Backwaters | Vellavali

Situated on the banks of Vembanad Lake, Kumarakom is a cluster of many small man-made islands reclaimed from the lake.

Best Time : September to March

View packages starting from ₹ 8,800

Read More 13 Kumarakom Attractions

52. Alibag, Maharashtra

3.7

17 photos

Known For : Water Sports in Alibaug | Kolaba Fort | Alibaug Beach

A popular weekend getaway destination for Mumbai folks, Alibaug is a coastal town in the Konkan region well known for its sandy beaches, clean water and fresh, unpolluted air.

Best Time : November to March

Read More 24 Alibag Attractions

53. Gir National Park, Gujarat

3.8

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Gir National Park is the only home for the Asiatic Lions but even if you miss out on spotting the lions, the national park has a lot more to offer.

Best Time : July to March

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54. Digha, West Bengal

3.9

24 photos

Known For : Marine Station/Aquarium of Zoological Survey of India | New Digha Beach | Udaipur Beach

Beach town situated on the shores of Bay of Bengal, Digha is a popular tourist destination known for its pristine beaches and scenic views, especially among people in West Bengal.

Best Time : July to March

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55. Jog Falls, Karnataka

3.9

18 photos

Known For : Jog Falls | Water Sports in Jog Falls

The highest waterfall of India, these magnificent falls are a major tourist attraction in Karnataka, the spellbinding view of which gives everyone a memorable experience.

Best Time : July to December

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56. Pachmarhi, Madhya Pradesh

3.9

16 photos

Known For : Bee falls | Jata Shankar caves | Pandava Caves

The only hill station in Madhya Pradesh, Pachmarhi is often known as the queen of the Satpura ranges.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View hotels starting from ₹ 599

Read More 18 Pachmarhi Attractions

57. Thekkady, Kerala

3.6

20 photos

Known For : Periyar National Park | Periyar Tiger Trail | Bamboo Rafting

Home to the country's largest Tiger Reserve- Periyar, Thekkady is a great way to enjoy a jungle vacation.

Best Time : Throughout the year

View packages starting from ₹ 7,464

Read More 17 Thekkady Attractions

58. Diu, Daman and Diu

4.2

33 photos

Known For : Naida Caves | Nagoa Beach | Gangeshwar Mahadev Temple

Located near the port of Veraval, Diu is a small island which was earlier a Portuguese colony.

Best Time : July to March

View hotels starting from ₹ 1,199

Read More 21 Diu Attractions

59. Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh

4.2

16 photos

Known For : Light and Sound Show, Khajuraho | Dulhadev Temple | Kandariya Mahadev Temple

Khajuraho is known around the world for its stunning temples adorned by erotic and sensuous carvings.

Best Time : July to March

Read More 24 Khajuraho Attractions

60. Bhandardara, Maharashtra

3.9

11 photos

Known For : Umbrella Falls | Wilson Dam | Kalsubai Peak

Bhandardara, a hill station nestled in the Sahyadri ranges of Maharashtra, has all the nature's blessings a place can get.

Best Time : June to March

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