March is the start of a beautiful summer in India. The winter here completely fading off making way to a pleasant and a slightly misty mornings, making it an ideal time for a vacation. We bring you a list of top places to visit during this season of the year.
March is known to be very special to visit Mathura – Vrindavan, where holi is celebrated for forty days. Take a note of these popular events – the lathmar Holi at Barsana, lathmar Holi at Nandgaon, Holika Dahan in Kosi, and colorful Holi at Banke Bihari Temple in Vrindavan, Baldeo. Have a casual walk around the urban villages to cherish some thandai or bhang with some popular bhajans.
Known as the beach paradise of India, Varkala invites every traveller with its breath-taking view along the Arabian sea. There a number of beach shacks, hotels and resorts along the coast to relax and rejuvenate. You can also choose to indulge in some adventure activities, ayurvedic spa, meditation and yoga while having a vacation at this beach.
This place has a great legendary significance which dates back to 2000 years ago and you find man made caves with inscriptions on rocks. Bandhavgarh is known for its highest density of Royal Bengal Tigers and spotting one of them is every travellers dream come true. A few must see places around are Badi Gufa, Three cave point and Bandhavgarh fort.
Known as the only hillstation of Rajasthan, mount abu is primarily significant for its pilgrimage value. The Jain temples of Delwara, are known to be built at least a thousand years ago and about seventy more temples puts this place on the pilgrimage map of india.
One of the mesmerising hillstations in the state of Uttarakhand which is untouched and unexplored by a lot of tourists. This place is known for its buildings of british era and churches built during the raj period of India. Travellers like to indulge in bird watching, trekking, paddling boat and other activites here. A few places to visit here includes Kanvashram, Bhim pakora and Bhulla lake.
Situated in the range of Himalayas, this beautiful and less known hillstation is around 20kms from Shimla. With panoramic view of the hills, adventure activities and hiking spots this place warrants a visit during the month of march. A few must visit places are Fagu, The Himalayan nature park and Mahasu peak.
This picturesque place is a perfect getaway for every family. Located around 100 kms from the city of Pune, this hillstation can be visited any time of the year though the best time is still from September to May. A few popular places to visit here are Kate’s point, Wai and Mapro garden.
A pristine valley town nestled on the banks of River Jhelum, Srinagar brings together best of nature, harmony and romance. This place offers the most to every traveller from the number of places to visit and amount of offerings for every shopaholic in you. A few must visit places are Dal lake, Shalimar bagh, Shikara ride, Jamia masjid, Shankaracharya temple and more.
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