Monsoon is the season of meetings, greetings and romance. The hot cup of tea and coffee in the cold weather with an interesting book is actually eternity. However, picnics are one great idea with family in monsoon and instead of seating at home and relaxing in balcony, you can certainly think of a rainy vacation with your loved ones. Although you have wasted your May month due to extreme heat, you can enjoy your vacations in the month of June. Even schools have holidays in early days of June. So, you can start planning in May itself.
Instead of looking for destinations far away, look for destinations in India. There are few spectacular locations that can make your rainy picnic like Coorg in Karnataka which is one of the best monsoon location. Coorg is known for its waterfalls, dams, adventures and scenic spots among others. You can relish your trip at Coorg as it witnesses mystical rains in the season. Meghalaya is one beauty in monsoon and Shillong is its peak. Referred as ‘Scotland of East’, Shillong is known for its scenic landscape. You can visit in early June as the temperature is mild here.
Munnar is termed as South Indian paradise and best time to visit here is June to July. Amazing waterfalls, scenic lakes and breathtaking valleys are its identity. The sunset Point, Elephant or boat ride, Munnar has it all. Known for its castles and palaces, Udaipur is a city of regality. Right from museum, temples, gardens and palaces, Udaipur makes you fall in love with it. Kodaikanal is again a jewel of Tamil Nadu to visit in April and June. The cold weather, lake views, temples and various scenic spots are the uniqueness of Kodaikanal.
Receiving Guinness Book of World Record for maximum rainfall, Cherrapunji is the obvious choice for rains. The foggy weather, slight rain drops on your face makes you happy. Later in July, you can experience heavy rainfall. It is situated on the edge of Khasi hills with waterfalls being the obvious attraction. The root bridges are an awesome wonder in Cherrapunji. Even nature walk can be interesting. Wayanad is a hilly station in Kerala. The lush greenery and breathtaking views are highlighted majestically in monsoon. Waterfall, caves, dam and sanctuary among others add to its delight. Orchha is a serene town in Madhya Pradesh. Temples, lake, forts, palaces, rivers and sanctuary is blend of a perfect tourist town. With so many options of rainy season, you can surely start packing your bags.