Going on to the vacation in the month of January provides a kick-start to your new year. In India, there are several places which you can visit in January which are not only beautiful but also provide you a calm and relaxed atmosphere. The below is the list of top ten places to visit in India in January that you can consider:
The top name in the list is of Kalimpong of West Bengal which is one of the veiled jewels of the eastern India that is particularly famous amongst the tourists who want to go on vacation after their remarriage. The famous places of this region are the Teesta river valley, Crockety and the Galinka cottages which are constructed at the time of the British rule. You can also visit the Morgan House which is one of the most reasonable options here. The beautiful snow-covered peaks are quite worth to watch from this place.
Bikaner in the Rajasthan gets very crowded in the month of January due to the event of Camel Festival which is organized in the village Ladera. You can enjoy watching the ornamented camels who participate in numerous peculiar competitions. The owners of the camel also showcase their especially well-proficient camels that dance as per the instructions of the possessors. The weather of Bikaner is amazing in the month of January along with the hospitality it offers to the visitors.
8. Golconda Fort
The next name in the list is Golconda Fort in Telangana that is one of the South Indian wonders which offers a perfect weather in the month of January. The Golconda Fort is also the main mine source of the world’s most valuable diamonds such as Kohinoor, Hope diamond, the Nur-Ul-Ain diamond and the Regent diamond. You can also find the here large number of smaller castles which comprises of gigantic gates and walls. This place is the perfect retreat for architecture fans who like to relish the Indian history.
7. Fatehpur Sikri
Fatehpur Sikri which is located in Utter Pradesh is a UNESCO World Heritage place. This is also one of the finest well-kept geniuses of the Mughal architecture. It has also been the capital city of the Mughal ruler Akbar state for few years. You can enjoy the shopping and along with the cultural impact in the crafts bazaar. The weather is quite chilly in January here.
6. Elephanta Caves
The Elephanta Caves are situated at the 11 kms towards the north of the Apollo Bandar in the Mumbai. These Caves exists on the Elephanta Island which is also recognized as the Island of Gharapuri. You can find here the statues of Lord Shiva which are merged with the natural surroundings. The caves are carefully preserved by the archeological team of India. Besides this, you can enjoy the ferry rides, shopping, handicrafts, etc here.
5. Havelock Island
Havelock Island is situated in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands which is a delight for all the people who like to enjoy the silent beaches along with a boundless skyline, crystal clear waters, and the sands. This island is a concealed jewel that is impeccable for the aquatic fans, expert, and people who love to get entertained. The best beautiful part of this place are larger sea animals, such as turtles, dolphins and larger fishes which are quite approachable with the seaside people. One more main attractions of this place are snorkeling.
Auli in the Uttrakhand state is recognized as the paradise for the sports lovers or adventurers. It is basically situated in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand on the height of 2,500 meters. In the month of January, the temperatures of this place fall to the sub-zero levels. You can buy the weightiest pashminas and parkas from the Auli. In addition to the skiing, other numerous expeditions such as hiking can also be done here.
Kalpeteta is a small town which is situated in the Wayanad region of Kerala. This place is famous for its fragrant spices as well as the national drinks like tea and coffee. You can see the big coffee and tea estates headed by the high mountain hills here. In January, it becomes very difficult to find a good place to stay here as all the lodgings get jammed-packed. The Wayanad Flower Show is also one of the main attractions of Kalpetta which should not be missed.
Phwangpui in Mizoram is one of the lesser revealed paradises in India that is situated at the height of around 2150 meters. It is also known as the Blue Mountain which is much respected by the residents for its folktale as well as the native stories related to the local god, i.e. ‘Sangau’. Besides this, you can find numerous kinds of faunas and floras here which add up to the beauty of this place.
1. Kabini Wildlife Sanctuary
Kabini Wildlife Sanctuary is situated in the Karnataka which is a kind of heaven for the wildlife’s lovers. The people who want to escape from the cold climate of the north in the month of January usually visit this place due to its pleasant weather. It is also famous wildlife tourism terminus in the south India which consists of the best unusual diversities of animals such as cheetah, spotted deer, panther, along with the 250 varieties of birds. This place offers a amazing experience to the people who visit with their family members.