In India, February is the month where bleak winter magically blossoming into a splendid spring. Also it is the month celebrated for ‘love’ as Valentine ’s Day comes during February. Some of the tourist destinations are suited perfectly if you are planning for a trip during this month. Here are some of our suggestions for best places to visit in India in February.
Goa is an all-year destination which never fails to impress. Goa is equally charming during this month especially with the Goa carnival taking place from 25th to 28th February. The weather is pleasant and the sunsets are majestic. All the restaurants, clubs and pubs are fully functional and you can witness Goa in all its glory during this month.
Agra is perhaps India’s most popular tourist destination thanks to the magnificent wonder of the world, Taj Mahal. February is the best time to visit the Taj Mahal as it hosts the vibrant Taj Mahotsav in this month. This year, the Taj Mahotsav will be held from 18th to 27th February. It is a great opportunity for both Indian nationals and foreigners to immerse themselves completely in Indian art and culture while getting awed by the unparalleled beauty of the Taj Mahal.
Once known as Kalapani for their role as a settlement for life imprisonment in dark, the Andaman Islands are now a relaxed tropical island outpost that belongs to India but is geographically closer to Southeast Asia. There are number of Andaman travel packages offered by online operators to make your journey more amazing and purposeful. The famous places that you can visit in Andaman include Elephant Beach, Barren Island and Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park. Then there is Zoological Survey of Indian Museum that exhibits several varieties of corals, insects, sponges and centipedes etc.
Gulmarg is one of the most famous honeymoon destinations in India. Thrill seekers can be found skiing here in winters while snow lovers can get their heart fill nearly round the year. Unlike it’s counterparts, Manali and Shimla, this place is yet untouched by large crowds and is ideal for people looking to enjoy a quit vacation amidst nature. Khilanmarg and Tangmarg are nearby destinations that one must remember to visit during their stay here. February is one of the last months of winters when you can enjoy skiing in a fully snow-covered Gulmarg.
One of the finest holiday destinations in Kerala would be Alleppey. Yes, the famed backwater destination where the romance gets its new meaning. However, in February, you can visit Alleppey to alter the experience; along with romancing with the loved one and the nature, devote some time in attending the Chettikulangara Bharani Temple Festival. A visually fascinating event, it includes a lively procession of brightly decorated structures. Celebrated in the honour of Hindu Goddess Bhagavathy, Chettikulangara Bharani Temple Festival is one such event that will certainly add a memorable dimension to your holiday in Kerala.