Spring is beautiful but they say it’s Autumn that brings a longing to get away from the unreal things of life! The Fall or the Autumn season mostly occurs from September to October in India. When you see nature turn all warm, yellow, and orange, you know it’s that time of the year.
The Fall season is also a great time to travel and tick off more places from your bucket list. So here’s a list of 5 travel destinations in India to help you experience the beauty of autumn and soothe your wanderlust souls.
Shillong, carpeted with lush green mountains, beautiful churches, and cozy lanes, is one of the most popular travel destinations in India for nature lovers. The capital city of Meghalaya also hosts the beautiful ‘Shillong Autumn Festival.
This is another reason why a lot of travellers across India like visiting the ‘Scotland Of The East’ during the Autumn season. The Festival is mostly held on the banks of the scintillating Umiam Lake.
Your autumn travel diaries in India will be incomplete without visiting the mystic valley of Kashmir. Autumn also known as Harud in Kashmiri mostly occurs in the valley from the end of September to mid-November.
Travellers can visit the Mughal gardens in Srinagar city to witness the best of Autumn in Kashmir. After all, there’s nothing better than experiencing the changing shades of leaves on the Chinar trees.
India’s Hippie Island Hampi is one of the best travel destinations to visit during the season of Autumn. Hampi is known for its temple ruins and palm trees. And to explore its beauty during autumn is a different feeling. Places in Hampi that attract a lot of travellers include its many temples like the Virupaksha Temple East Gopura, the Tungabhadra river, Matanga Hill, Hampi Bazaar, and the Riverside ruins.
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Kerala and its backwaters turn sublime during the Autumn season in India. With lofty hills and abundant natural beauty, Kerala is one of the most beautiful travel destinations to visit during the fall. Tourists can go bird watching at the Kumarakom Bird Sanctuary, wake up to warm tea plantation views, and experience the rolling waterfalls.
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Wayanad, in Kerala, is one of the travel destinations in India that offers the best experiences during the Autumn season. Its many roaring waterfalls, coconut trees, and spice plantations come alive during this season. For people down South, Wayanad is a great place to unwind and relax in the lap of nature. Adventure souls can explore the wildlife reserves or go trekking and camping.
Now that you have a list of some of the best travel destinations in India to explore during Autumn, do tell us which one of these made it to your bucket lists!