Top 10 Places to Trip in Monsoon 2022

Top 10 Places to Trip in Monsoon 2022

If you are planning to visit Monsoon with your family and friends we are going to reveal some greatest Places to Trip in the monsoon. There are many beautiful places in North India but we have selected the top 10 places to visit in Monsoon.

The monsoon in India brings joy to humans, animals, and birds alike. It is the time when the Rain Gods bless all lifeforms on earth with freshness and renewal. 

Colorful flowers bloom in every nook and cranny, birds chirp and clap in joyous moods, lakes and rivers gleam with full sparkle, and the sky is covered in white and gray clouds. 

1. Valley of Flowers ( Uttrakhand )

You should not miss the beauty of the Valley of Flowers in the Chamoli district, especially during the monsoon season. The valley is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. 

There are so many exotic species of flowers (approximately 600 species) in the mountains like orchids, marigolds, anemones, poppies, and rhododendrons which will never cease to overpower your eyes with soothing vistas. 

In addition to the flowers, exotic wildlife species like the snow leopard, gray langur, the flying squirrel, and Himalayan monal will be visible.

Attractions near Valley of Flowers       

  • Hemkund Sahib

  • Ghangaria

  • Hemkund Lake 

2. Pahalgam, Jammu & Kashmir

Pahalgam is located at an altitude of 2130 m and is one of the most beautiful travel destinations in Jammu and Kashmir. The beauty of its hills and lush green vistas never fades over the year, but during monsoons, they appear even more tranquil. 

In comparison with the climate in the plains of North India, Pahalgam has a mild climate. Pahalgam's Liddar, Anu and Sheshnag rivers provide a rejuvenating warmth. 

In addition, this shepherd village is surrounded by tall fir trees, mountains, and snow-capped peaks. Every year, thousands of pilgrims from around the world gather in Pahalgam for the Amarnath Yatra to seek divine blessings.

Tourist Attraction in Pahalgam

  • Avantipur Temple

  • Aru Village & Valley

  • Mammal Temple

  • Baisaran Hills

  • Lidder Amusement Park

  • Betab Valley

  • Sheshnag Lake

3. Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh

Dharamshala, also known as the 'Little Tibet of India', is an exquisite hill resort nestled in the lap of the snow-clad Dhauladhar range. Dharamshala is always covered by verdant forests and lush meadows, providing the perfect ambiance for tourists seeking a peaceful escape in the lap of nature. 

There's something magical about this tiny hill town filled with Buddhist chants, ringing prayer bells, and fluttering prayer flags that exude an aura of complete spirituality and divinity.

Tourist Attractions in Dharamshala

  • Namgyal Monastery

  • Kangra Fort

  • Bhagsunag temple,

  • Tsuglagkhang Complex

  • Kareri Dal Lake

  • Gyuto Monastery

4. Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand

Pithoragarh offers exquisite natural beauty and undulating scenery, making it a perfect summer hideaway for those living in the capital region of the country. A paradise for adventure sports enthusiasts, the place offers everything from hang-gliding and paragliding to canoeing and river rafting.

Pithoragarh holds great significance for Hindus as one of the most serene and adventure-filled holidays and sports destinations, as well as the starting point for the holy pilgrimage 'Kailash Mansarovar Yatra every year.

Tourist Attractions in Pithoragarh 

  • Nag Mandir

  • Kapileshwar Temple

  • Pithoragarh Fort

  • Gangoli Hat

5. Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Shimla, a gorgeous hill town in Himachal Pradesh, attracts thousands of tourists every year. With its lofty mountain peaks, apple orchards, and dense pine forests, the area is an ideal location to spend quiet and peaceful holidays amidst splendid natural beauty, undisturbed by city crowds.

Small wooden cottages, British-era houses, and beautiful stone churches of this tiny hamlet add to its picturesque beauty.

With monsoon showers, this tiny hamlet bathed in freshwater looks rejuvenated, with greenery all around.

Tourist Attractions in Shimla

  • The Scandal Point

  • Mall Road

  • Summer Hills

  • Annandale

  • Shimla State Museum

6. Leh Ladakh

Leh-Ladakh is the epitome of natural beauty on earth with its enchanting valleys, alpine meadows, serene glacial lakes, and vibrant Buddhist monasteries. The untouched charm and tranquil environments of this quaint little land provide a deep sense of peace and solace to our tired souls and bodies that have endured the strain of modern life. 

During monsoons, hill resorts and holiday destinations are ideal for relaxation in your hotel room rather than engaging in many outdoor activities.

Tourist Attractions

  • Shanti Stupa

  • Zanskar Valley

  • Stok Palace

  • Kargil

7. Jim Corbett National Park

Corbett National Park lies nestled in Uttarakhand's Nainital district, a paradise for wildlife enthusiasts, bird watchers, and nature lovers. Corbett is a beautiful place that offers a relaxing time amidst extreme tranquility and peace, surrounded by dense forests of Sal and bestowed with breath-taking natural beauty.

Even though most of the park's zones are closed during the monsoon season, Jhirna Zone and its buffer areas remain open, so you can indulge in Jeep and Canter safaris.

Tourist Attractions

  • Corbett Museum

  • Garjiya Temple

  • Corbett Falls

  • Jhirna gate

8. Mussoorie, Uttarakhand

Mussoorie is a popular holiday destination in North India located in the Shivalik ranges of the Garhwal Himalayas in Uttarakhand. Its tranquil surroundings of snow-capped peaks and dense deodar forests make this a great summer retreat for holidaymakers, backpackers, and honeymooners.

In the rainy season, the picturesque colonial town becomes an abode of nature's beauty; mountains take on a hazy mist and gray clouds, colorful flowers bloom everywhere, and the “Kempty Falls” drop with loads of water cascading down the green hills.

Tourist Attractions in Mussoorie

  • Soham Heritage Art center

  • Kempty Falls

  • Bhatta Falls

  • Mussoorie Lake

9. Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh

Dalhousie, nestled in the snow-covered Dhauladhar ranges alongside vast forests of pines, oaks, and deodars, is the epitome of nature's bounty. In addition to its splendid natural beauty, Dalhousie is home to emerald green meadows, meandering streams, pristine waterfalls, and the gurgling Ravi River. While the small town is blessed with immense scenic beauty, an abundance of picnic spots, and nature trails and treks, making it an ideal summer retreat, it has its own charm in the rainy season.

Tourist Attractions

  • Chamera Lake

  • Panchpula

  • Satdhara Falls

  • Dainkund Peak

  • Khajjiar

10. Ranikhet, Uttarakhand

Ranikhet, situated in Uttarakhand's Garhwal Himalayas, is a popular summer and monsoon getaway for people living in the capital region of India. With its verdant forests, hilly slopes, lush meadows, pristine lakes, and snow-capped mountains, Ranikhet offers a welcome respite from the scorching heat of summer. 

Monsoon rains double the splendor of the city during these months when the entire valley turns into a carpet of colorful alpine flowers, pine trees come to life and meadows reveal themselves through a veil of dewy grassland.

Tourist Attractions

  •  Jhula Devi Temple

  • Golf Ground

  • Majkhali

  • Rani Jheel