After the cold comes the quiet when trees restore to life and birds soar through the blue sky at ease. March is the gateway to spring, and herein we find our spirits looking for solace. Best places for a holiday in March are in fact gifts of nature. Slowly, the world returns to normalcy, and bright days await our travels. In March you will find that there is a bit of slowness, and your travels will surely reflect this. Seeking beauty of the world was never better than during March, and so we suggest you visit these extraordinary places in India for the best holiday of the year.
Before the summer starts and the loo blows you over, New Delhi should be visited in March. With winter over and summer yet to come, March is a breezy time to be here in Delhi. Visit Delhi’s gardens (Lodhi Garden) for long walks, head to the old quarters of the city for a cultural explosion, and visit its myriad tourist destinations. Delhi also has a lot of entertainmentoptions; so you can go club hopping, dining, and drinking. Check out the local events and fests that are happening around this time for added fun.
A destination unlike any other destination, this is the abode of nature, and all things colourful. This beautiful little town comes alive in March when Basanta Utsab is celebrated, which is also known as Holi in other parts of India. Welcoming the spring here is special, as the town celebrates with cultural festivals and colours. Shantiniketan is also known for Viswa Bharati University, which was established by Rabindranath Tagore.
Located in Darjeeling district, this spectacular place is known to be one of the most scenic destinations in that region. With spring coming in during this month, Lepchajagat is just the right place to enjoy some quality time. It is truly a nature’s paradise – dense forests full of oaks and pines, beautiful rhododendron trees, and the scope to see the majestic Kanchenjunga in all its glory. Lepchajagat is the right place for a secluded and quiet stay.
Andhra Pradesh’s stellar port city, you can lovingly call it Vizag. The charm of this beautiful place lies in its cleanliness, and the days by the sea. Vizag brings you bright seaside days, and loving little memories that you would create this March. The Rushikonda beach is perhaps the most popular beach here, and you can indulge in a lot of water sport activities. A perfect place to spend some lazy days in March, Vizag beckons the romantic traveller.
Karnataka’s star attraction, Coorg is a step away from civilisation as you know it. The place is a hill station with lush landscapes and tremendous adventures. The weather here in Coorg is always cool, and March especially is going to be romantic. There are some great trekking options here that you could consider, and bird-watching should also be on the top of your list. Get lost in the coffee plantations of Coorg, and explore the beauty of nature here.