Month of November is festival season, festival of light, Diwali is celebrated across all places in India. During this month the sky is clear and winter begin to starts, the climate is ideal to roam around beautiful places in India which you missed during rainy seasons or difficult to visit in summer. There are some places to visit in November in India mentioned in the list below. So, if you are planning for a family vacations or a trip with your friends, here is the list of some places to visit in November in India.
1. Sundarbans, West Bengal
The dense mangrove forest in the eastern part of India is one of the largest reserves of Bengal Tigers and it is also one of the best national parks in India. It is one of the best wildlife places to visit in the month of November. Besides Bengal Tiger, you can also spot Jungle cat, fox, wild boar and spotted deer there. There are also other things to do, after tiger spotting you can enjoy boat ride. Olive Ridley turtles in Kanak Island are other attractions. Gangasagar is also there and you can take a holy dip in it if you are religious. Treat your eyes with beautiful birds in Sajnekhali Bird Sanctury.
2. Jaisalmer, Rajasthan
Jaislmer, the western part of India, is avoided and unkempt in summers but it is festive, welcoming and kempt in November. It is the one of the hottest tourist destination of Rajasthan specially during November. As winter is approaching in November the sands in the desert of Jaisalmer becomes a bit cooler. It is situated close to Pakistan border. You can enjoy their desert safari, walking through forts, Great Palaces & Havelis and enjoy your evening by the lakes. Jaisalmer’s Sonar Quilla is a living fort packed with hotels, shops and old majestic havelis.
3. Tarkarli, Maharashtra
Tarkarli is the most beautiful beach of Maharashtra. It provides you the magnificent view of long stretches of white sands and a scuba diving destination. You can occasionally spot dolphins also. You can find a fort by the sea and a calm lake, enjoy a lazy boat ride through it backwaters. This place can be in your lists of places to visit during November.
4. Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
Varanasi is one of the oldest and most sacred Hindu cities in the world. There are many places to visit in Varanasi such as Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Assi Ghat, Manikarnika Ghat, Dashashwamedh Ghat, Dhamek Stupa and Sarnath Museum. Ganga Aarti is the main attraction of Varanasi in November. Make sure you don’t miss the Ganga Aarti which is a festival of five days.
5. Bodh Gaya, Bihar
Bodh Gaya in Bihar is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is an important Buddhist pilgrimage spot. Lord Buddha attained enlightenment here, so if you are in search of inner peace then this is the best places for you. The places to visit in Bodh Gaya are Mahabodhi Temple Complex, Bodhi Tree, Royal Bhutan Monastery, Thai Monastery, Chinese Temple, Vishnupad Temple, and Root Institute for Wisdom Culture.
6. Old Goa, Goa
Goa is already a beautiful vacation destination and it is more beautiful in November. Every year in Goa in the months of November and December, a feast is held of St. Francis Xavier. Don’t miss it, it is held every year. The other places to visit are Basilica of Bom Jesus, Our Lady of Immaculate Conception, Se Cathedral, Goa state Museum, Calangute Beach, Church of St. Francis of Assisi, Anjuna Beach, Baga Beach, Aguada Fort and Market of Panaji.
7. Zanaskar, Jammu and Kashmir
This November if you want some adventure and stretch your arms and legs in the valleys of Kashmir, then Sanasar is the best place to visit. Do paragliding over the beautiful Kashmir Valley. You can also trek, climb, rock and play golf there. It is not much cold there in the northern part of India in November, so this is the best holiday destination.
8. Hampi, Karnataka
Hampi is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site in India. Located in the Southern part of India, Hampi is one of the historically significant destinations in India. The weather in November is moderately cool and pleasant in Hampi, which makes it a perfect vacation in November. The environment of Hampi is rocky and rugged and it is a home of several royal pavilions, platforms, temples and monuments. This is the best place to visit in November in India.
If you are planning a trip to any of these places in November, then be ready with your backpacks and cherish your inner self from the beauty of nature. Create memories which are unforgettable to you and also fill your mobile phone galleries with the best pictures.