India has many scenic locations across its length and breadth which are worth travel for people of all ages and types. When it comes to travelling with family – each person has their own bucket list and finding the perfect place to visit that will cater to all is quite tough. The beach or mountain, a national park or a museum, the dichotomies are endless. Here are a few suggestions for places that have a little bit of everything for everyone.
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1. Shimla, Himachal Pradesh –
This hill station offers pleasant weather, beautiful landscapes, and various outdoor activities for families to enjoy. Shimla is quaint and spellbinding all at the same time. The old and young alike will fall in love with it.
2. Munnar, Kerala –
Known for its tea gardens and scenic beauty, Munnar offers a peaceful and safe environment for families to relax and explore. The Nilgiris are spell binding and this wonderful place is a mecca for families of all ages.
3. Udaipur, Rajasthan –
With its stunning lakes, palaces, and historical landmarks, Udaipur provides a culturally rich and safe destination for families to immerse themselves in Indian history. The city of lakes is a beautiful place with history, culture and also a musical fountain and lovely gardens which will keep the little ones captivated.
4. Rishikesh, Uttarakhand –
Famous for its spiritual significance and adventure activities, Rishikesh is a safe destination for families to indulge in yoga, meditation, and thrilling water sports. The Ganga river also makes for a wonderful place to engage in thrill as well as fill your devotional sides.
5. Andaman and Nicobar Islands –
This group of islands offers pristine beaches, clear waters, and a range of outdoor activities like snorkelling and scuba diving, making it an ideal destination for families. The union territories in the Bay of Bengal have forts, jails and even aboriginal people who it is interesting to interact with if one does get an opportunity.
6. Darjeeling, West Bengal –
Known for its tea gardens, beautiful views of the Himalayas, and toy train rides, Darjeeling provides a charming and family-friendly environment.
7. Jaipur, Rajasthan –
With its palaces, forts, and colourful markets, Jaipur offers a vibrant and safe destination for families to experience the rich culture and history of Rajasthan. The pink city will captivate families and help them bond while exploring the lovely land.
8. Coorg, Karnataka –
Surrounded by lush greenery and coffee plantations, Coorg offers a serene and safe environment for families to unwind and enjoy nature. This hill station is a wonderland for the young as well as the older members of the family. Being in the lap of nature is always refreshing.
9. Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra –
Known for its strawberry farms and scenic beauty, Mahabaleshwar provides a peaceful and safe getaway for families. The strawberry land has a number of forts and gardens which are lovely to visit. The twin hill station of Panchgani is also nearby and can be clubbed to add to the thrill of being in the Sahayadris. The rain shadow village of Wai is also nearby and is must visit to see the River Krishna flowing as well as camping along its banks while viewing the mighty mountains all around.
10. Ooty, Tamil Nadu –
Famous for its tea gardens, botanical gardens, and beautiful landscapes, Ooty offers a safe and refreshing destination for families to enjoy nature and indulge in outdoor activities. Udagamandalam what is its full name is a place filled with engaging sites and places to see.
The holidays are the perfect time to explore some places of this list, so get started and take your family for a fun trip where all can let their hair down and have fun.