Bored of the hustle and bustle of city life? Thinking of a break? It is the right time to give yourself a long holiday trip. Whether you love mountains, beaches, or deserts, we have a list full of vacation ideas for leisure. From desert safari to scuba diving in Andamans, these destinations have a lot to offer. Choose from our curated list of leisure vacation ideas.
Uttarakhand: To experience serenity and peace, visit the Land of Gods or Devbhoomi as referred to by some people in India. You will fall in love with this beautiful place within no time. Try rafting, skiing, trekking, camping, etc in the lap of mountains here while on a trip to Uttarakhand. Dehradun, Mussoorie, Nainital, Ranikhet, Rishikesh, and Chamoli are some of the most popular locations to visit here. Despite this state having beautiful weather throughout the year still, March to April and September to October are the best season here.
Things to do – River Rafting, Camping, Bungee Jumping & Ganga Aarti at Parmath Niketan
Maldives: A beautiful place to explore with your family, friends, or your partner. It is a popular destination among honeymooners around the globe. Beautiful beaches, famous monuments, and delicious cuisine make a great holiday in the Maldives. November to April is the best time to visit this beautiful location as the weather is quite pleasant and almost perfect for water adventures as well. The Maldives is among the best holiday destinations for a perfect vacation.
Things To do – Scuba diving, Snorkeling, Sea Walking, Dolphin Cruise & Romantic dinner on the beach
Rajasthan: Rajasthan is an exotic heritage destination to enjoy a leisure vacation at. This is a home to various popular national parks such as Ranthambore National Park, Sariska National Park, etc. if you want to experience a royal feeling, then book a stay in the beautiful palaces of Rajasthan. Witness the old and pleasing culture of Rajasthan in its folk dance, food, forts, and whatnot. Desert Safari is a must when vacationing here. November to February is the best season to visit with pleasing weather, not too hot.
Things to do – Camping in Sand dunes, Camel Safari, Parasailing & Hot air ballooning in Jaipur
Kerala: Kerala, popularly known as “God’s Own Country”, stands high on the list of the must-visit places in India. It is a beautiful state, more like a paradise on Earth with serene beaches, famous backwaters, mouth-cuisine, alluring wildlife, and whatnot. The Art and Culture of Kerala also attracts a huge crowd. Although you can enjoy a leisure vacation here anytime in the year, December to February offers you the best season to enjoy it.
Things to do – Kayaking
Andaman and Nicobar Islands: Andaman is a magnificent location to enjoy and explore. Experience thrill while performing adventurous water activities in the glass waters of Andaman beaches. This is the home to the very famous Kala Pani Jail (Cellular Jail) as well. North Bay Island, Cellular Jail, Neil Island, Havelock Island, and Baratang Island are some of the popular locations in Andaman. October to May is the best season to explore Andamans.
Things to do – Scuba diving in Havelock & Snorkeling on Neil Island.
Mauritius: Mauritius is a natural paradise with precious beaches, exciting treks, and toothsome cuisine. Dolphin spotting excursions, world-class diving experiences, water activities, island hopping, and more are the major attractions of Mauritius. This place has something to offer everyone. You can enjoy a trip to Mauritius with your kids, family, friends, solo, or honeymoon. May to December is the best month to explore Mauritius. The weather starts getting cold, making it perfect for a leisure vacation.
Meghalaya: The breathtaking views this place will offer you will be forever etched in your heart. Beautiful landscapes, a serene atmosphere, mountains everywhere, and clear blue waters will leave you in peace. The beautiful and unique tribal culture of Meghalaya is one of the major things you will love. Don’t forget to visit Shillong, famous as the Scotland of the East. November to February is the best season to explore Meghalaya in pleasant weather, neither too cold nor too hot.
Things to do – Caving, Camping & Trekking in Jungle.
Ladakh: Visit Ladakh to witness the purest form of nature in India. Leh, Pangong Lake, and Khardung La are some of the must-visit locations here. If you are an adventurer and love thrills, then do the popular Chadar Trek. April to June is considered the best season to enjoy a vacation here, as the weather stays warm and pleasant.
Things To Do – Bike ride in Leh & Camping in Nubra Valley
Goa: Goa is a very famous and popular tourist destination among Indians as well around the whole world. This is a place which offers you not just exciting beaches but a huge variety of things. Exciting nightlife, tempting Goan cuisine, adventurous water activities, and more are some of the things you can look forward to. November to February is the best time to explore Goa as the weather is perfect around this season. If you’re planning a vacation in Goa, you should check out our Goa Tours.
Things to do – Water Sports, Beach tour, Parasailing, and Paragliding.