Monsoon Destinations Near Delhi to Visit the Upcoming Long Weekend
Monsoons are here in their full glory and the long weekend (13-15th August) is just a fortnight away. Clealry, the best time to take that monsoon holiday! But where to? Would it be the same evergreen destinations or you are looking for offbeat monsoon destinations near Delhi? AHAtaxis brings you a list of some popular and some not-so-popular monsoon destinations near Delhi you can visit the upcoming long weekend:
Famous for UNESCO listed Keoladeo Ghana National Park, Bharatpur gets a lease of life as the rain pours in. The entire city gets filled with green trails and you can witness hundreds of species of birds chirping from deep within the woods. Additionally, there are few archaic structures worth visiting and a famous temple that is home to some rare turtles.
Located at a distance of 212 kms from Delhi, a trip to Bharatpur from Delhi would cost a mere 2399 with AHA Taxis.
Fagu, Himachal Pradesh
Situated in the Kumaon region of the Himalayas, Almora is a quiet hill station in Uttaranchal. With moderate rainfall and almost negligible cases of landslides, it is one of the best monsoon destinations near Delhi. Roughly 350 kms from Delhi, Almora is less crowded compared to Shimla, Manali or Nainital but equally beautiful. There is nothing like sipping a cup of steaming hot tea while rain pouring in with Himalayas in the backdrop.
The usually dry landscapes and deserts of Jaisalmer gets a new shade with the onset of monsoon. The palaces of Jaisalmer look fresh, new and inviting after rain. The greenery, the lakes, and the oasis combine together to make Jaisalmer one of the most sought out destination to visit in Delhi. What else? Visit nearby cities like Udaipur and Mount Abu which are monsoon favourites too!
If you are looking to get respite from Delhi’s heat and humidity, the hill station of Munisyari is for you. Famous among Delhiites for adventure sports and trekking trail, Munsiyari is popular among adventure enthusiasts. Munisyari is perfect if you are looking to unwind and rejuvenate. Nothing refreshes you like waking up to sun rising across the Himalayas.
Mussoorie , Uttarakhand
Mussoorie is a very famous hill station and is highly popular among Delhities as a summer getaway. But did you know how beautiful Mussoorie gets during monsoons? The hills get covered with greenery and the Kempty falls presents a sight to behold. Visit Mussoorie this monsoon and I am sure you would recommend it to everybody around.
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