Travel is a beautiful way to escape our fast- paced life and the gruelling, challenging routines that we all become used to at work. And what better way than to take your best mates and fly away to places that are glorious during the monsoons?
Planning a trip with your best friends can be a tough job, agreeing on a budget, deciding the best way to commute and the kind of activities one should engage in, all these questions can have different opinions and zeroing down on a place that actually is worth travelling to, can be difficult.
We made a quick, short list of 5 places that you should consider, when you travel with your bros, this monsoon.
- MCLEOD, HIMACHAL PRADESH
The hills and the views are truly breath taking in the monsoon and a trip to Himachal should be on the cards. McLeodganj is a famous destination that is host to some of the best cafes with scenic views. Take your friends along and plan a trip this season, explore the grand landscapes of Spiti Valley, Parvati Valley, Dharamshala and McLeod. Explore the mountains with the rain pouring down and you are sure to come back refreshed and rejuvenated.
- NAINITAL, UTTARAKHAND
Nainital is at an hour’s distance from the famous hill station in North India, Mussorie. Trekking along the hills in Nainital and camping at spots along the way is the perfect way to spend the monsoon with your bros. Adventure travel was never this much fun! Nainital, known as the city of lakes also offers magnificent views in this glorious weather. The monsoon just adds magic to the trek uphill, the rain keeps the weather cold and chilly and the view of the hills is at its absolute best, in the rainy season.
- MUNNAR, KERALA
Kerala is a beautiful place to escape to, during the monsoon. The alluring beauty of the backwaters is the talk of the town but there are also other places that inspire travellers. Munnar with its ample amount of tea plantations and various home stays is a place you should be exploring with the best of friends in tow. The lush greenery comes alive in the rainy season and the weather complements the beauty of this destination.
- ANDAMAN NICOBAR ISLANDS
Scuba diving is a one of the activities you would enjoy, when you take a trip to these islands. This is one of the most adventurous places to visit and definitely an activity to engage in with your best mates. A primary reason to head to Andaman in the monsoon is the great time that you are bound to have taking up these adventurous activities with rain beating down on you. It is exhilarating and nothing short of an adventure to dive into the deep blue sea with rain pelting down!
- COORG, KARNATAKA
Coorg is a hill station with resplendent views of the mountains. Madikeri, the most visited place in Coorg has waterfalls, forts and is extremely famous for its lush greenery. A road trip with your best friends to Karnataka should be on the cards, this season! Coorg is a place that becomes even more lush green and exquisitely beautiful when it rains. This is one place that is perfect for the monsoon season due to its location, the beautiful landscapes that get amassed with rain and the panoramic views that are not worth missing!