Mighty mountains, tropical beaches, pristine hill stations and exotic jungles – summer holiday destinations in India are a perfect treat to your senses. Give a surprising twist to your holiday and create memories for a lifetime.
We are delighted to share with you the 10 best places to visit in India in May.
1. The Paradise on Earth – Kashmir
Astounding beauty, cool locales, breathtaking mountains, blooming Shalimar Gardens, romantic Shikara on charming Dal Lake; Kashmir is truly the “Paradise on Earth.” It is one of the best places to visit during the summer month of May where you can indulge into nature’s splendor, serenity, and exquisiteness at its best. Don’t forget to savor the taste of authentic Kashmiri delicacy this summer. For adventure lovers, mountain trekking and hiking are the ideal choices.
2. Rejoice in Khasi Style – Shillong
Shillong is the haven of beauty, serenity and comfort. It is truly a paradise for nature lovers, seeking peace and tranquility. This May, plan your summer holiday in Shillong, and add a charming twist to your experience. Besides soaking into the beauty of nature, there are plenty of choices for sightseeing such as Umiam Lake, Spread Eagle Falls, Shillong Peak, and Mawsynram.
3. Soak in Rain – Cherrapunji
Looking for fun and adventure this summer? Cherrapunji is the one of the best places to visit in May. Indulge into an enticing and rejuvenating holiday, and soak in rain for an experience of a lifetime. Top places to visit are Mawsmai Falls, Nokrek National Park, Nohkalikai Waterfalls, and Krem Mawmluh Cave.
4. Go Goa
If exotic beaches, glorious sun, and scintillating sea allures you, Goa is the place to be! A true “Colonial Hangover,” Goa is one of the most popular places to visit in summer. It is blessed with balmy beaches, incredible beauty and abundant scope for fun and frolic, making it the best place to visit in May.
5. Mystical Horsley Hills
Escape from the scorching sun and soak into the mystic ambiance and serenity of Andhra Pradesh’s Horsley Hills. Breathtaking scenic beauty and lush splendor of eucalyptus, gulmohur, allamanaa, and jacaranda never cease to awe people. Don’t miss Horsley Hills Museum, High View, and Environmental Park Lake Gangotri.
6. Jungle Retreat – Masinagudi
For adventure lovers, Tamil Nadu’s Masinagudi is the ultimate place to experience wilderness and greenery at its best. Sprawling jungle, exotic wildlife, and unparalleled tranquility will amaze you the most.
7. The Amazing Nainital
A popular summer retreat since British era, Nainital continues to be a favorite summer holiday destination in May. Located near Delhi, the key attractions here are the amazing scenic beauty and boating in the Lake.
8. The Mesmerizing Munnar
Beautifully nestled in God’s Own Country, Munnar is one of the best places to visit in May. Stunning beauty, emerald plantations, and lush valleys will amaze you like never before.
9. Kadmat Island in Lakshadweep
If you are looking for a summer holiday enriched with fun and frolic and excitement, Kadmat Island is one of the best places that you should not miss this May. Picturesque beauty, ravishing blue sea, and stretches of sugar-kissed beaches make this island worthy visiting for deep sea fishing, kayaking, scuba diving, and other water sports.
10. The Captivating Coorg, Karnataka
An exotic summer holiday destination, Coorg is a place worth visiting this May. Astounding lush beauty and the magical River Kaveri adds to the aura of this place. Some popular attractions are Nagarhole Park, Iruppu Falls, Abbi Falls, Dubare Elephant Camp, Namdroling Monastery, and Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary.
[su_note radius=”12″]Make your summer holiday most enchanting and memorable visiting these incredible places to be in the month of May. Do your bookings well in advance to avoid last minute hassles during peak season.[/su_note]