Top holiday destinations in India where snowfall is guaranteed

When you belong to a dry country like the United Arab Emirates or any other one, snowfall in the mountains can be one of the most fascinating things that you would want to enjoy when you are enjoying time with your loved ones.Here are some holiday destinations where snowfall is guaranteed.


It is one of the best-preferred locations for North India tours, And it all begins at the beginning of November, which hints that there’ll be snowfall in Manali. As one of the top tourist attractions among the people planning for India holidays, Manali is also the people’s favorite destination to witness snowfall in Himachal Pradesh. But this is not just a place to experience snowfall as you can also beat the heat during summer by visiting here between June and September months. And the best part is that you can also enjoy various types of snow and other adventure activities like skiing, zipline, rock climbing, etc.


Out hills and snow, Mussoorie is sure to come to your mind. After all, this is one of the most popular tourist destinations of India, which is the perfect destination to see snowfall in Uttarakhand. But you cannot visit anytime here and enjoy the snow. The best time to visit Mussoorie is between mid-December and mid-February. During the winters, all the adventure activities and other attractions are open to the public in winter, enjoying a walk on Mall Road while it’s snowing is something you’d never want to miss.


It is recommended to add Shimla to your itinerary so you don’t miss out on an opportunity to enjoy fresh snowfall during the months of December and February but don’t be surprised if you see the city swarmed with tourists as this is quite popular. Even if you are low on budget, Shimla will offer you various options to stay with various budget hotels and resorts.


There’s a famous Farsi couplet, ‘Agar firdaus bar roo-e zameenast, Hameenast-o hameenast-o hameenast’ which means ‘If there is a paradise on earth, it is this, it is this, it is this’. We’re talking about Kashmir and when it comes to Kashmir, we cannot forget to mention Gulmarg, which has been a very famous tourist destination, which is not just a great place to enjoy fresh snowfall, but also enjoy various adventure activities like skiing, gondola ride, trekking, bird watching and more. During the winter, many tourists from around the world visit here to enjoy fresh snowfall.


Planning for a memorable skiing experience and enjoying mesmerising Himalayan views? If yes then here is another travel destination that must be on your list – Auli. Although it’s not as famous as Gulmarg, still it is a great place to enjoy your time during the summer. Auli can be your best choice when it comes to witnessing snowfall in the winter season. Apart from fresh snow, you can also enjoy various activities like skiing and snowboarding on your India holidays. Auli has been very famous for one of the longest cable car rides in India starting from Joshimath.


If you are up for quite a fun holiday experience, Dhanaulti is a place you should never ignore as this hasn’t gained as much popularity as its neighboring hill station of Mussoorie, but yes it is sure to be the best place you can visit for winter.  Many travelers also claim Dhanaulti as the king of places where you can visit with family or a partner. At Dhanaulti, you can enjoy fresh snowfall as early as December.


Narkanda lacks any potential of becoming the best winter place to see snow. According to the records, snowfall here is mostly recorded during the month of December but then in November also, it is not an unusual sight. So if you don’t have time to wait till December, yet you’d like to enjoy some snowfall, then Narkanda can be the right choice you can make.


Now, this is a place that only local travelers will have an idea about as this is not as famous as Kashmir, Manali, or Shimla. Zuluk is one of the most popular holiday destinations you can visit during the winter. Located in the lap of East Sikkim, Zuluk can be a place to visit when you want to experience a mix of snowfall, peace and adventure. So make sure to add this to your itinerary when you are traveling around Sikkim and would like to enjoy fresh snowfall.

Final Words

If you want to enjoy fresh snowfall and would like to try your hands on the snow activities on your North India tours, the above-mentioned holiday destinations best fits on your list so you can make the most of your time in India.Advance Booking is recommended, especially during the peak season as most accommodations are usually full.

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