February month is one of the best months to visit any place in India. The reason is not only the weather which is suited for travel but the season is on the edge of warmer spring.
A couple of holidays also come in this month Moreover this is an ideal month for the newly married couple as Valentine’s Day also falls in this month. This is the best suited month in the whole year for the traveler to visit any place in India. There are a number of places you can visit in this pleasant season.
Here is the list of top 10 places in India that can be visited in the month of February.
10. Kaziranga National Park
Kaziranga National park is one of the famous destination India situated in the state of Assam. It lies on the edges of Eastern Himalayas range. It is also included in UNESCO world heritage site and also home to around two-third population one-horned rhinoceros of the world. The wildlife lover also finds a number of wild buffalo, elephants, and swamp deer. This is an amazing place to visit in February since it is neither too hot and rains are also not a problem.
Nasik is in must visit list in the month of February because of its famous Sula Fest. There is a lot of music, wine, dancing and other activities which you will definitely enjoy at this place. This historical city is situated in the state of Maharashtra. There is so much fun at this time in this place that no tourist can afford to miss it.
Agartala is the largest and capital city of Tripura. It is the second largest city in North East India. This is an ideal destination for those looking either natural beauty or cultural diversity or both. This was a home to Manikya Kings in the past. Agartala is the home of some exceptional architectural masterpiece which includes Ujjayanta Palace, Nir Mahal, and Kunjaban Palace etc. Famous Sepahijala, Jampui hills, and Gondacherra wildlife sanctuary are dream destinations for nature lovers. This developed city is still far from metros.
Jaisalmer is another one of the best places in India to be visited in the month of February. The summer is yet to come in this month and it’s a hot spot for couples, desert safari lovers, and adventure seekers. This city is located proximity to the border of Pakistan and famous for Rajputana Havelis and Jaisalmer Fort. Marvelous sandstone architecture gives the city beautiful golden look and hence called the Golden City. Jaisalmer also hosts the famous Jaisalmer Desert Festival.
Agra is well-known worldwide for having one of Seven Wonders of the World i.e. The Taj Mahal. Tourists from all over the world come to this historical city of Uttar Pradesh round the year but February is the best time to visit this place. You can enjoy the beauty of Taj Mahal in the pleasant weather of February. Agra also hosts the famous Taj Mahotsav where you can enjoy craft, arts, and dance to the fullest.
Bir is another famous tourist spot in India which is situated in the state of Himachal Pradesh. If you are paragliding lover, this is the best place for you. It also hosts the annual World Paragliding Championship and offers the picturesque beauty of Himachal. This is the good place for trekking, adventure sports etc. This place is also famous for peaceful Buddhist Monasteries where people come here for meditation and spiritual studies. Deer Park and Bir Tea Factory are famous destinations in this place.
Harihareshwar is popular hill view tourist destination cum beach away from the crowd of Mumbai and Pune. This is still a lesser known tourist place in the country but provides a picturesque sightseeing. The famous Lord Harihareshwar temple is also located in this place where a large number of religious tourists visit every year. For people staying in Mumbai and Pune, weekend trip at this place is really worth. There are a couple of examples of the mixture of Indian and Maratha architecture in this place.
Lakshadweep is situated about 400 km away from the mainland and consist of more than 30 beautiful islands is another hot destination to visit in the month of February. It is surrounded by the spectrum of vibrant and exotic colors. Beautiful Coconut trees, green palm, turquoise Blue Ocean and white sands make your trip memorable for life time. Each island offers distinctive characteristics of the region including Yachting, Scuba diving, Pedal boating, Snorkeling etc.
Varanasi is the spiritual destination of religious tourist in the month of February. This is due to the presence of one of the twelve Jyoti linga of the country in this city i.e. Kashi Vishwanath. This is also known as the Spiritual capital of India which welcomes about one million people all over the country at this time. The famous Kashi Vishwanath temple is situated on the banks of holy Ganga River.
Gulmarg is also known as heaven on earth and famous worldwide for its natural beauty and picturesque sight seeing. It is surrounded by mountains covered with snow, deep ravines, evergreen forested valleys, and hills etc. It is also one of the most famous honeymoon destinations in India. Tangmarg and Khilanmarg are nearby places that you ca not afford to miss during your stay here.