India is filled with diverse cultures, traditions, rituals, food, religion and lots more to delight one with its trails and experiencing different colors in each region. From travelling with your friends and valentine to travelling with your family, the nation offers a wide variety of destinations to choose from and here we bring you a list of destinations perfect for that well deserved family break.

Doodhpathri, Kashmir

Beautiful meadow with sheep’s gazing around and small ponds of water add to the beauty of the Greenland. Located in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, Doodhpathri is one of the least visited places since the tourists haven’t started flocking there in numbers yet. One reason behind it is that Kashmir is still considered unsafe by many but we kid you not when we say that Kashmir is as safe as any other state and offers hospitality like none other. So escape to this less explored mini Switzerland of India with your family and enjoy the breath taking landscapes and waterfalls with your loved ones.

Travelling

Take a bus/cab from Srinagar to Lalchowk –vehicle to Khansahib – cab to Doodhpathri

Best Time to visit

One can visit Doodhpathri between the months from May to September.

Auli, Uttarakhand

Famous for its fascinating skiing resorts and scenic panoramas, Auli is located in the North Indian state of Uttarakhand. Besides skiing, Auli is also renowned for its apple orchards, snow leopards, red foxes, valley of flowers, Badrinath temples and lots more. Best place to visit with family and enjoy the misty slopes and clean environment of Nanda Devi peak.

Travelling

Air route – Dehradun Airport about 298km away from Auli.

Road route – Joshimath-16km-Auli

Best Time to Visit

One can visit Auli and enjoy winters in this paradise between the months from November to March.

Palampur, Himachal

Located in the Northern state of Himachal Pradesh, Palampur is a small town known for its enchanting tea gardens, colonial structures, beautiful temples and the mighty Dhauladhars. Palampur is also renowned for its historical stories, English styled buildings and picturesque landscapes. While in Palampur, one ought to try the variety of teas that the town offers with a few other local delicacies.

Travelling

Air route – Gaggal Airport 50km away from Palampur.

Rail route – Pathankot – 95 km- Palampur

Best Time to Visit

One can visit Palampur between the months from March to June and September to November.

Bekal, Kerala

Away from the city chaos and surrounded with lots of calmness lies the small spa town of Bekal. A perfect view of sun, sand and palm trees adds to the beauty of already charming landscapes. Apart from the fort and other attractions, Bekal is also home to fascinating beaches and luxury resorts that offer a number of spa therapies. So head to this quaint town for that much needed luxury getaway with your family and get spoilt to eternity with their hospitality.

Travelling

Air – Mangalore Airport 50km away from Bekal.

Rail route – Kasaragod – 16km – Bekal.

Best Time to Visit

One can visit Bekal between the months from September to March.

Kaziranga National park, Assam

To experience Jurassic era a trip to Kaziranga National park is must to see one-horned rhinoceros. Kaziranga National Park is one of the largest wildlife destinations in India which encompasses 2/3rd of the world population of one horned rhinoceros and elephants. Expect grassy meadows, swampy lagoons, and dense forests. A place where man and nature meets and unveils a million hues. An adventurous place to visit with family and enjoy the wildlife safari.

Travelling

Air – Guwahati Airport 97km away from the destination.

Rail route -Furkating – 75km – Park

Best Time to Visit

One can visit Kaziranga National Park between the months from November to April.

Bharatpur, Rajasthan

In the eastern region of Braj, Rajasthan is the ‘Heaven of Birds’ known as Bharatpur. A complete offbeat destination to be visited with your family and experience the city drenched in culture, chivalry and romance in folklore can be seen. The Bharatpur National Park is the major attraction as it comprises of beautiful birds and most importantly also proves home to the number of the Siberian Cranes in winters which are now on the verge of extinction.

Travelling

Air – Delhi Airport which is 184km away from the park

Rail route –Bharatpur railway station -5.4km- park

Best Time to Visit

One can visit Bharatpur between the months from October to March.

Pachmarhi, Madhya Pradesh

A beautiful hill station with ancient Buddhist caves and mesmerizing waterfalls, Pachmarhi is also renowned as Satpura ki Rani located in the central of Indian state of Madhya Pradesh. The forest offers a sense of calmness and the innumerable waterfalls soothe the soul. One can also visit the Satpura National Park which is home to leopards and Indian bison.

Travelling

Air – Jabalpur Airport which is 260 km away from Pachmarhi.

Rail route -Pipariya railway station- 50kms – Pachmarhi

Best Time to Visit

One can visit Pachmarhi between the months from July to September and November to March.

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