Let us look at the Top 10 reasons why December is the best month to travel. They are as per the following:
After the Killing Summer’s, most parts of the country wait for the pleasant winters. From having the well known CHAI (Tea) with nuts or pakodas to some drinks in front of the bonfire is a heavenly feeling during this time of the year. You would love to travel at this point of the year while speeding through a highway with fog all around you, which would make it a spectacular view. The other essential part, you would hardly break into a sweat while travelling. Whether it be INDIA KI SARDI OR DILLI KI SARDI.
If you’re travelling in the month of December on a long journey and stopping over by evening on a nice and serene place, the night camp and bonfires would bring an extra charm to your trip. Who wouldn’t love it? Something similar from Yeh Jawaani Hain Deewani.
It can be a group of friends or cousins together enjoying some talks with a bit of snacks and drinks or enjoying the tunes of a guitar. Ranthambore National Park offers many resorts with luxury tents and they are certainly perfect. There are many such resorts that offer amazing tents for your stay during December. You’ll certainly love this experience.
Chilly winter, good book and some Hot Expresso Coffee! What more do you need apart from these 3? The real fun of sipping a hot coffee is during this time of the year. You can visit Chikmagalur, set between the lush coffee plantations of Kambihalli Estate. The journey towards this place is pretty scenic with meandering hills and windy hills. The hot coffee and banana cupcakes are a must here during December.
You have been working the whole year and now it’s time for some relaxation, it is that time of the year when most of the people prefer holidays with their loved ones over work. A good reason to travel with Christmas & New Year being quite near. Plan a trip to Kutch, you cannot be a complete traveller until and unless you’ve visited Kutch. It is a place filled with culture, adventure and nature. You can definitely try going to this Beautiful place during December. Since it’s a vacation month, you need to enjoy every bit of it on the road.
It is December and there isn’t a better time to visit Goa and it’s carnival kind of atmosphere.If you’re fascinated by beaches, party, music, you need you spend your time here in December. It plays host to music events like SUNBURN or have their own sort of events they can charm you. Many people travel down here during December to have a gala of a time by spending their Christmas and New Year. When it is December, you know that you’re on your way hitting the road.
Winter is a great time to spend your time with your spouse and what better way than travelling together on a road trip to the mountains? Whether it be Manali or Darjeeling, you’ll definitely enjoy this getaway.
Shimla is another destination that could bring a wide on you with it’s natural beauty and the amazing snow fall. If you’re thinking what to do in December, plan a trip towards the hills. The road journey itself will charm you and make you fall in love with the place.
Nature can be really dramatic when it is winter. There are some lakes in the country that freeze during winter. Be absolutely certain to have enough batteries as your camera might stop working. A trek to Gurudongmar in North Sikkim is a place to be if you want to see a lake getting frozen during December. A famous lake with mountains all around, definitely not a residential place. Located at a height of 17,400 ft. You can stay at Lachen, the weather is a complete bliss.
The cold and chilly weather in December makes you feel like having some spicy stuff. Many of us would rather stop by on their journey eat some spicy junk food, whether it be some hot momos with chilli chutney or spicy bread pakodas. If you’re out on a trip in december, make sure to stop by in a dhaba or restaurant for some spicy food like the ones mentioned above. Spicy food during winter months is certainly HOT!
Those who are crazy and enthusiastic about adventure, try travelling in the month of December. The feel is somewhat very different from the usual months. Auli is certainly an ideal place, there’s heavy snow fall during this point of time and then also arrives the time of Skiing and snow boarding. It provides the best skiing experience in India and you’d definitely not want to miss out on this. A highly recommended place who are enthusiastic about travelling. Why wait? Pack your bags already.
Try not to blame the amazing chilly weather if you get carried away while driving on different Expressways the country has to offer. The Mumbai-Goa Expressway or the Mumbai-Pune Expressway is a thing you need to travel by your car to catch the glimpse of nature by a closer way. The surrounding hills with water falls and streams or even the lush green fields would want you to bring the writer and photographer in you. December is the time that you should definitely travel via these Expressways and it is totally worth it.