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  • #31
    Manali, Himachal Pradesh

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    Manali is a beautiful resort town with quite a lot of attractions. The city has activities for both adults and kids. Solang Valley is one major attraction where one can indulge in adventure sports. Try parasailing on your next visit to Manali. One can book a stay at Mall Road there for an easier commute to the attraction points in the city.

    Major Tourist Attractions: Solang Valley, Hidimba Devi Temple and Manali Sanctuary
    Best Things To Do: Trying adventure activities and Strolling on Mall Road
    Best Time To Visit: October to February
    How To Reach: There are overnight Volvo buses from Delhi to Manali. Choose a bus that leaves early as jams near Bhuntar are bad. You will end up wasting your time stuck on the road.
    Places To Stay: Holiday Heights Manali, The Manali Inn, Apple Country Resort
    Famous Food: Sidoo, Momos, Dhaam
    Places To Eat: The Johnson’s Cafe & Hotel, Cafe 1947, Drifter’s Cafe


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      Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
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      Having served as the summer capital of the British era, Shimla in Himachal Pradesh is considered to be the most famous retreats of all the best travel destinations in India. Being the most-sought destinations by all kind of travellers, shopping at Mall Road and relishing the charm of the toy train are few of the best things to do in Shimla which are enjoyed by kids and families alike.

      Major Tourist Attractions: Jakhoo Temple, The Ridge, Rashtrapati Niwas, Shimla Heritage Museum and Christ Church.
      Best Things To Do: Shopping in Mall Road, Enjoy a train ride from Kalka to Shimla and Explore the Johnnie’s Wax Museum
      Best Time To Visit: March to June and July to September
      How To Reach: The most convenient way to reach Shimla from Delhi is by driving in your own car. You could also board one of the overnight Volvo buses from New Delhi. If you want to experience the ride on the toy train, then you will have to begin from Chandigarh.
      Places To Stay: Radisson Jass Shimla, Hotel Willow Banks, The Oberoi Cecil
      Famous Food: Chaa Gosht, Himachali Chana Daal, Momos, Baked sweets & goods
      Places to eat: Eighteen71 Cookhouse & Bar, Cafe Sol, 45 The Central, Hide Out Cafe


      • #33
        Mussoorie, Uttarakhand

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        One of the most popular places for family trips in India is definitely Mussoorie. From a long weekend trip to a short getaway, Mussoorie has proven to be a beloved destination that has much to offer. The tranquillity in some corners with hustling streets in one makes this destination one of its kind. Also known as the ‘Queen of the Hills’, Mussoorie is a destination that has something for everyone. The sweltering weather is just another plus to this amazing spot!

        Major Tourist Attractions: Company Garden, Camels Back Road, The Mall Road, Kempty Falls, Gun Hill, and Jharipani Fall.
        Best Things To Do: Try various adventure sports such as hiking, trekking, rock climbing, engage in winemaking, go for wildlife safari
        Best Time To Visit: April to June
        How To Reach: The best way to reach Mussoorie is by taking a train till Dehradun Railway Station that is around 36 km. From there, one can board local taxis or buses to cover the remaining distance.
        Places To Stay: Mussoorie Gateway, Seven Oaks, Wildflower Cottage, Amara The High Walls
        Famous Food: Tibetan cuisine, rice bowl, momos, coconut-based food
        A place to eat: Urban Turban Bistro, Punjabi Tandoorz, Fortune Resort Grace


        • #34
          Best Tourist Attractions in Jaisalmer
          • Jaisalmer Fort
          • Desert Safaris in Jaisalmer
          • Gadisar Lake
          • Desert National Park
          • Patwon ki Haveli
          • Bada Bagh
          • Camping and cultural evening
          • Desert Culture Center and Museum
          • Quaid Biking
          • Nathamal ki Haweli
          • Jaisalmer Goverment Museum
          • Amar Sagar Lake


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            Dharamshala is the district headquarters of Kangra district in India. Kangra District was part of the British province of Punjab. The administrative headquarters of the district were initially at Kangra, but were moved to Dharamshala in 1855 . Dharamshala is 18 km (11 mi) from Kangra.

            Dharamshala has been selected as one of the hundred Indian cities to be developed as a smart city under PM Narendra Modi's flagship Smart Cities Mission. On 19 January 2017, Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh declared Dharamshala as the second capital of Himachal Pradesh state, making Himachal Pradesh the third state of India with two capitals after Jammu and Kashmir and Maharashtra.

            Dharamshala is a municipal corporation city in the upper reaches of the Kangra Valley and is surrounded by dense coniferous forest consisting mainly of stately Deodar cedar trees.[The suburbs include McLeod Ganj, Bhagsunath, Dharamkot, Naddi, Forsyth Ganj, Kotwali Bazaar (the main market), Kaccheri Adda (government offices such as the court, police, post, etc.), Dari, Ramnagar, Sidhpur, and Sidhbari (where the Karmapa is based). This place is also famous for its Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium (2003), which offers opportunities to the youth of state to prepare for their future in the game. The McLeod Ganj town, lying in the upper reaches, is known worldwide for the presence of the Dalai Lama. On 29 April 1959, the 14th Dalai Lama (Tenzin Gyatso) established the Tibetan exile administration in the north Indian hill station of Mussoorie


            • #36
              Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh
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              A city that has seen so much and yet the essence of its old days can be seen and observed is no less than a gem. That’s right, the city of Varanasi can surely be crowned as the spiritual capital of India if only one would take a stroll in the streets listening to the temple bells on the ghats. Make sure you spend some quiet time on the ghats of river Ganges to soothe your soul while you’re in this city! It is undoubtedly one of the best places to visit with parents in India!

              Major Tourist Attractions: Shri Kashi Vishwanath Temple, Dashashwamedh Ghat, and Dhamek Stupa
              Best Things To Do: Visiting temples, Ghats, and Ramnagar Fort
              Best Time To Visit: October to March
              How To Reach: There are direct flights and trains between Delhi and Varanasi.
              Places To Stay: Radisson Hotel, Hotel Varanasi Inn, The Clarks
              Famous Food: Kachori Sabzi, Choor Matar, Baati Chokha
              Places To Eat: Canton Royale Restaurant, Tadka, Niyati Cafe


              • #37
                Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

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                A mixture of everything, Rishikesh offers a sorted family holiday! May it be temples beside rivers or sports activities, it has so much in store that you will be left spoilt for choice. Start your day by visiting the famous temples, not to miss Lakshman Jhula, indulge in the adventures and end your day dining at one of the popular cafes. It is one of the family vacation destinations on a budget in India.

                Major tourist attractions: Lakshman Jhula, Ram Jhula, Triveni Ghat
                Best things to do: River rafting, Bungee jumping, Paragliding
                Best time to visit: any time of the year
                How To Reach: Jolly Grant Airport in Dehradun is just 35 km away from Rishikesh. You could also take a direct Volvo bus from New Delhi to Rishikesh. There are a number of trains from New Delhi to Haridwar, half-an-hour drive to Rishikesh.
                Places To Stay: Hotel Ishan, Rishikesh Valley, Skyward Rishikesh
                Famous Food: Aloo Puri, Malpua
                Places To Eat: The Sitting Elephant, Ganga View Cafe, Bistro Nirvana


                • #38

                  With its incandescent beauty of the beaches, late night parties and the tropical vibrations make this spot a standout amongst the most adored destination of all. Whether you are planning for some thrilling activities or some romantic getaways with your beloved Goa is the one place that strikes in your mind.

                  Don’t you get that shriek when you talk about the longing beach which is calling you to explore it to its core Furthermore, once you are at this spot you will be shocked by the things this spot brings to the table. Be it the colonial architecture or the delicious cuisine, be it taking some yoga classes or just bask in the sun. Goa is one destination that you should never miss.
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                  • #39
                    Mcleodganj, Himachal Pradesh

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                    An abode of peace and tranquillity in the heart of Himachal Pradesh, Mcleodganj is one of the prime crowd pullers in Dharamsala located in the Kangra district. A hilly retreat that serves as one of the popular weekend destinations from Delhi, exploring Mcleodganj in December would be in its full bloom with minimal rains, and clouds accompanying the travellers throughout their stay which also makes it one of the best family holiday destinations in India.

                    Major Tourist Attractions: St. John’s Church, Tsuglagkhang Temple, Namgyal Monastery and Tibetan Museum
                    Best Things To Do: Visit the Bhagsu Nag temple, Explore the Bhagsu Nag Waterfalls, Boating at Dal Lake and Shopping in the local markets
                    Best Time To Visit: September to June
                    How To Reach: McLeodganj is just a few kilometres away from Dharamshala. You could either take a bus or flight to Dharamshala and then get a cab to McLeodganj. It will cost you 100 bucks.
                    Places To Stay: Hotel Bhagsu, Hotel Norbu House, The Siddhartha
                    Famous Food: Momo’s, Brownies, Pizzas,
                    Places To Eat: Nick’s Italian Kitchen, Tibet Kitchen, Namgyal Cafe


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                      Trying to hide away in the bosom of nature, well here is your call. Just don’t wait and get lured away to this exotic destination on earth. Make your bond stronger with your best friend as you visit Ladakh one of the most visited tourist destinations in India.

                      Ladakh or the Land of High Passes is an infertile yet excellent district situated in the north Indian condition of Jammu and Kashmir. Imparting its east outskirt to Tibet, Ladakh has Lahaul and Spiti to its south and the Kashmir valley toward the west.


                      • #41
                        Wayanad, Kerala

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                        One of the most common family destinations in India that has plenty to offer is Wayanad. Sitting in God’s Own Country, Wayanad is home to an extensive number of waterfalls, mysterious caves, fragrant tea plantations, and luxurious resorts. The historic vibes, natural elements, and the exotic wildlife sanctuary make this destination appealing. One can find an extensive number of fo exotic flora and fauna including elephants, bears, and leopards!

                        Major Tourist Attractions: Nagarhole National Park and Tiger Reserve, Bandipur Tiger Reserve, Mudumalai National Park, Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary
                        Best Things To Do: Explore the caves, visit the waterfalls, try rafting in Kuruvadweep
                        Best Time To Visit: October to May
                        How To Reach: The nearest airport to Wayanad is located in Karipur International Airport. From there one can take a taxi or board a bus to cover the distance between the two.
                        Places To Stay: Wayanad Coffee Mist Resort, Century Grand Hotel, Issacs The Resort, Clouds Inn
                        Famous Food: Malabar Biryani, Kadala Curry, Malabar Duck Roast, Puttu and Beef fry
                        Places to eat: 1980s A Nostalgic Restaurant, Green Gates, Jubilee Restaurant


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                          Havelock Island, Andaman

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                          The most popular and the certainly the most beautiful island of the archipelago, Havelock Island in Andaman is truly one of the best family holiday destinations in India. Introducing the families to ultimate underwater adventures, a fun-filled Andaman tour package offers a complete package of joy and happiness to each and every member of the family. From scuba diving to snorkelling, from making sandcastles the beaches to relishing the authentic cuisines, Havelock Island serves as a dream destination for all the families.

                          Major Tourist Attractions: Radhanagar Beach, Elephant Beach, Laxmanpur Beach, Vijaynagar Beach, Kalapathar Beach, Sitapur Beach
                          Best Things To Do: Explore the coral reefs and enjoy diving at Elephant beach, Witness a mesmerizing sunset at Radhanagar beach, and Explore the rocky formations at Vijaynagar beach
                          Best Time To Visit: November to mid-May
                          How To Reach: The only way to reach Andaman is by taking a flight to Port Blair.
                          Places To Stay: Havelock Island Beach Resort, Taj Exotica, Symphony Palms Beach Resort
                          Famous Food: Fish Curry, Coconut Prawn Curry
                          Places To Eat: Anju Coco Resto, Full Moon Cafe, Fat Martin Cafe.