Mar-May Season - Best Summer Destinations in India

Cool hill stations, Wildlife locations and some great Summer special experiences are the best for this season. Some recommended destinations and theme trips are given below.

Best accumulated snow places

  • Gulmarg Kashmir (Gandola Cable Car Ride + Snow Games)
  • Manali (Snow Games)
  • Ladakh (Touch and see Snow)

Cool hill stations with lesser rain

  • Shimla (Fly to Chandigarh, 2.5 Hrs drive to Shimla
  • Mussoorie / Lansdowne / Rishikesh / Haridwar / Auli  
  • Dharmasala, Dalhousie
  • Lonavala, Mahabaleshwar
  • Bhutan, Nepal, Bali,
  • South India - Kodaikanal, Kotagiri, Ooty, Coonoor, Munnar
  • South India - Vagamon, Thekkady, Coorg, Wayanad, Chikmagalur

Cool hill stations with higher chances of rain

(>65% chances of rain)

  • Assam & Meghalaya - Fly to Guwahati or to Shillong 
  • Darjeeling, Sikkim (Gangtok) - Fly to Bagdogra - Chennai, 1.5 Hrs drive)

Popular Destinations in India

  • India
    • South India 
      • Possible Wildlife Sighting - Any National Park - Kabini, Nagarhole, Mudhumalai, Bandipur, Masinagudi.
      • Better weather on the plains- Kanyakumari (May 15th onwards - 33 degrees), 
    • Rest of India
      • Popular Destinations: Varanasi, Ayodhya, Andaman (Watersports)
  • International
    • Popular Destinations - Singapore, Malaysia, Mauritius, VietnamCambodiaDubaiMaldives, Thailand
    • Expensive Destinations > 1.5 Lacs PP - Peru, Seychelles, Europe

​​Refer below for more info - cost & weather

Heavy rain possible places - avoid travelling

  • South India 
    • None
  • India Others
    • May 15 to Sep 15 - Assam, Meghalaya,
  • International
    • None 

Bhutan - Best places for Apr & May

(5N6D, ~ Rs.1Lac Per Person on Twin Sharing basis including Airfare) covering the below.

- Punakha (4250 feet/1300 m., 17 and 27° C)

- Thimphu, 7200 feet (2200 m., 13 to 23° C)

Some places could be cloudy, hiding the valley views. It may be raining in June.  

Nepal

4N5D, Rs.27720 Per Person on Twin Sharing basis + Rs.28000 flight Per Person

April 28° / 13°
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May 29° / 16°
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June 29° / 20

Bali

4N5D, Rs.70000 Per Person on Twin Sharing basis including flight Per Person

May Max 28°C, Rain 8 Days

Thailand - Cost effective because of Offseason  

April, 35° / 27°, Rain 6 days
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May, 35° / 26°, Rain 14 days
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Jun, 34° / 26°, Rain 14 days