Places to visit during Rain/Monsoon

Places to visit during Rain/Monsoon:-

Period:- July to October

1.Coorg, Karnataka 

Language- Kannada, Hindi and English

Karnataka beauty
One of the most beautiful monsoon destinations in India, Coorg is the not just one of the most beautiful hill stations of Karnataka but also India. Blessed with gorgeous scenery dotted with vast coffee plantations, it is the perfect getaway in the monsoon. During the rains, the Abbey and Jog waterfalls flow in their full might, creating an impressive picture. Also, if you are into adventure sports, then embark on a trek to the highest peak of Tadiandamol, which is known for its wonderful scenery. Bylekuppe, Madikeri Fort and other sights are equally pleasant. If you are lucky, you will get a glimpse of a rainbow.

How to Reach Coorg by Air-

Mangalore Airport, located about 160 km away, is the nearest airport to Coorg. The airport has scheduled flights to major Indian cities like Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi and Hyderabad.

How to Reach Coorg by Road-

KSRTC (Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation) provide deluxe buses to Coorg, on a regular basis from cities like Bangalore, Mysore and Mangalore.

How to Reach Coorg by Rail-

Mysore Junction, located around 95 km away is the nearest railway station to Coorg.

2.Shillong, Meghalaya

Language- English and Hindi

Nestled in the abode of clouds, Shillong in Meghalaya is listed top among the best places to visit in India during monsoon. Known for its captivating beauty, the hill town looks all the more amazing during the monsoons. If you do not mind getting drenched, this place is a perfect getaway. Misty clouds, lush green everywhere and roaring waterfalls are the reasons for visiting. During the rainy season, you must visit the Elephant Falls and the Spread Eagle Falls. Both of these waterfalls fed by rains make for a remarkable sight. The blissful feel of the town relaxes your senses. Food, specially the local delicacies and the cheap drinks sets the pace for a pleasant holiday.

How to reach Shillong by Air-

Shillong Airport in Umroi, is a small airport that is available for the flights via Alliance Air and is located at a distance of 40 km from Shillong. Bus services are provided by Meghalaya Transport Corporation (MTC) from the airport to the various cities of the state. There are regular flights from Shillong to Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi and various other destinations.

Nearest Airport : Shillong Airport, Shillong

How to reach Shillong by Rail-
There are as such no proper rail lines in Meghalaya. Guwahati railway station is the nearest railway station situated at a distance of 105 Km from Shillong. The city is well connected to all other major cities of the country via rail medium. There are also taxi as well as bus facility for Shillong.

How to reach Shillong by Road-
Assam State Transport Corporation (ASTC) and Meghalaya Transport Corporation (MTC) run buses from Guwahati to Shillong. The main interstate bus stand is located near to Guwahati railway station. Reasonable prices for different types of buses like AC, AC Sleeper, luxury and Volvo busesare available for Shillong. Some of the places nearby which you can visit are Cherrapunji (55 km) and Jowai (61 km).

3.Udaipur, Rajasthan

Language- Mewari, Hindi and English 

Royal Palace
Udaipur in Rajasthan is next on the list of best places to visit in India during monsoon. It receives one of the lowest rainfalls in the country, just enough rains for a pleasant climate. The city is snuggled in the lap of the Aravalis and is dotted with a number of lakes. Titled as one of the ‘most romantic destinations in India’, imagine the romance that is possible during the rains. Visit the famous Monsoon Palace, and Sajjan Garh, which offers a panoramic view of the city. Visit the scenic Lake Pichola and the Fateh Sagar Lake, go for boat rides, and enjoy the popular sights and the royal hospitality.

How to reach Udaipur by Air-

The town has its own Airport named as Maharana Pratap Airport which is situated at a distance of 22 Kms from the heart of Udaipur city. Maharana Pratap Airport is well connected to major cities like Delhi, Jodhpur, Mumbai and Jaipur

Nearest Airport : Maharana Pratap Airport, Udaipur.

Royal Palace
How to reach Udaipur by Rail-

The town has its own Railway Station named as Udaipur Railway Station. It is well connected to major cities like Ahmedabad, Ajmer, Khajuraho and Sealdah through Adi Udz Express, Bdts Aii Udz Express, Mewar Express and Annanya Express.

How to reach Udaipur by Road-

Udaipur is 80 Kms from Dungla, 116 Kms from Chittorgarh, 168 Kms from Bhilwara, 209 Kms from Raipur, 268 Kms from Jodhpur, 269 Kms from Ajmer, 283 Kms from Kota, 419 Kms from Jaipur, 565 Kms from Alwar and is linked through Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation (RSRTC) and some private travel services. So one who is planning to travel Udaipur should not worry much about how to reach Udaipur.