Best Places To Visit During Monsoon In India

Stunning Places To Visit In India in Rainy Season

Monsoon is a season of beautiful scenarios, magical rainbows, blissful winds, and the amazing rainwater that gives the soil a mesmerizing fragrance. There are various best places to visit in monsoon in India.

Here is a list of stunning places that you should visit during rainy season times.

Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand

Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand
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It is a beautiful garden of more than 400 varieties of flowers. This romantic Valley of Flowers national park is located in North Chamoli, in the state of Uttarakhand. It is one of a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

According to legends, Lord Hanumana brought a piece of land of this valley having Sanjeevani buti from here to heal Ram’s brother Lakshmana.

You will find various interesting flowers like sleeping beauty, windflower, vajradanti, laddies sleeper orchid, and many more.

The valley of flowers is truly magical as the flowers have many beautiful shades of colours that will make your eyes sparkle in rainy season. Hence the Valley of Flowers is one of the best places to visit during Monsoon.

Munnar, Kerala

Munnar in Kerala
Munnar, Kerala

The Munnar is the best place to inhale the aroma of tea plantation. It is also a pleasent place to enjoy the waterfalls surrounded by beautiful greenery. Munnar is a paradise to get lost in magical mist and to feel loved because of its romantic weather.

Munnar is located on the banks of Madupetti, Nallathanni and Periavaru rivers where you can also get to see the amazing wildlife of Nilgiri Thar and the Neelakurinji at Anamud that will make your mind boggle.

Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu

Kodaikanal in Tamil Nadu
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The Princess of Hill station in the south of the Palani Hills has gigantic mountains wearing a crown made up of clouds.

The pine forest, waterfalls and beautiful lakes will make your eyes wow!

Standing at an altitude of 7200 feet above sea level, Kodaikanal has an amazing environment and pleasant climate. 

Visit Coaker’s Walk point and get overwhelmed by a magical phenomenon of ‘Brachem Spectre’. Such a phenomenon happens rarely where the sun will be at your back and clouds will be at your front. The sun will cast a shadow of yours wearing a rainbow crown. This surely proves that not only nature is beautiful but also magical!

Shillong, Meghalaya

Shillong in Meghalaya
Shillong, Meghalaya

The Shillong of Meghalaya in the monsoon season gets blessed by the rain with the scintillating  Elephant Falls and gleaming Eagle falls

The greenery of the valleys of Khasi and Jayanti hills will make you feel relax. And the famous David Scott Trail is an adventurous trail to have a walk-on.

Shillong has everything to offer like a pleasant environment, mesmerizing waterfalls, and astonishing clouds.

Coorg, Karnataka

Abbey waterfalls in Coorg, Karnataka
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The Coorg is famous for its wonderful coffee plantation. You will feel energetic by the aroma of coffee as well as refreshed by stunning Abbey waterfalls and India’s second-highest Jog waterfalls

Get close to the clouds by going on the top of Tadiandamol mountain or hike on the thrilling Kotebetta mountain. You can also visit Pushpagiri wildlife sanctuary for getting superb glances of wild animals.

Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra

Pratapgad Fort in Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra
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The pleasent Mahabaleshwar in Maharashtra is famous for its incredible points, waterfalls, and strawberries. 

Enjoy the surroundings by visiting the Elephant point which looks like an elephant or visits Arthur’s seat which is the Queen of all points. The point is like a table that is supported by a natural pillar. There are many more epic points too.

If you want to enjoy amazing waterfalls then there are Lingmala Falls, Chinaman’s falls, and many more magical waterfalls.

Pushkar, Rajasthan

Pushkar Lake in Rajasthan
Pushkar Lake, Rajasthan

What’s more interesting than the pleasant season of monsoon that offers cheerful climate?

Well, the answer is the sweet melody of peacocks and the beautiful dance of them which you will get to see in the beautiful vicinity of Pushkar in Rajasthan state.

Besides the concert of peacocks, you will also get to see mesmerizing views of the surroundings in Pushkar.

Orchha, Madhya Pradesh

An ancient monument in Orchha, Madhya Pradesh
An ancient monument in Orchha, Madhya Pradesh

Monsoon is the season that spells rain on the desert land of Orchha and turns it into a magical greenest land that will make you wonder of the beautiful craft of nature.

Orchha is also blessed with forts, temples, memorials, monuments, and amazing rolling hills.

Kutch, Gujarat

Rann of Kutch in Rajasthan
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Monsoon is the best season to witness the coronation of the Dhinodhar hill. Rain puts a crown made up of clouds on the head of Dhinodhar hill.

The salt land of Gujarat looks stunning during the rainy season. In this season, the desert gets sparkled by the fall of magical raindrops.

Sonajhuri Forest, West Bengal

The Sonajhuri Forest is the cleanest forest in India that has wonderful trees and gorgeous flowers. The  Kopai River together with the forest and the birds makes the place really heaven on Earth. And hence it is one of the best places to visit in monsoon in India.

There is a best Sonajhuri Haat market. This market is open only on Saturdays.

In this market, you will get to see many marvellous local arts and crafts. Also, you will get to taste the local delicacies of the place.

Sonajhuri Forest is a forest which was one of the favourite places of the poet Rabindranath Tagore.