Here are Some of the Stunning Monsoon Gateways in the Country:- Monsoon happens to be one of the best seasons to travel if you are fond of the season. Monsoon is now all over India and there are several beautiful locations to explore in the country during the season. The monsoons in India are a mix of bliss and mystic weather and they provide a huge relief from the summer heat. Here are some of the best monsoon gateways in the country:
Valley Of Flowers, Uttarakhand: It is a home for rare Himalayan flora and they are seen only during the monsoon season. UNESCO World Heritage Site is also the most challenging treks of the country. The tourism in Uttarakhand is open for tourists from June 1st till the end of October. One can visit the dense forests apart from Pushpawati river. There are ample number of waterfalls during this journey.
Lonavala, Maharashtra: Lonavala is a hill station located in the Western India and is close to Mumbai and Pune. The climate in Lonavala during monsoons is pleasant in the woody forests, lush greens and waterfalls. Lonavala has heavy fog and dark clouds. The journey to Lonavala makes it more memorable. Karla caves, Bhaja caves and Lohagad Fort are the most famous places to visit when you are in Lonavala.
South Goa: Goa is surrounded by several famous beaches. If you want to stay away from the hustle-bustle and party crowds, you should visit South Goa. Palolem Beach, Cola Beach, Butterfly Beach and Pebble Beach are the some of the best beaches to visit during this monsoon season. Goa is also rich in Portuguese culture and has some beautiful villages, and :temples.
Meghamalai, Tamil Nadu: Meghamalai is known as the High Wavy Moutains. It is one of the less unexplored locations of Tamil Nadu. It is located in western ghats and is a hill station. It is filled with misty hills, tea plantations and green landscapes. Meghamalai makes a perfect weekend gateway and the hill station is filled with lakes and waterfalls.
Darjeeling, West Bengal: Darjeeling is full of snow-capped mountains, warm hospitality and quaint architecture. Darjeeling is a hill town and is a must visit during the monsoon season. The hill station has few visitors during the monsoons. Darjeeling also has lush green forests along with serene locals.
Mawsynram, Meghalaya: Mawsynram is located in Meghalaya and is 60 km from Shillong. It has cool mountain streams, stunning rock formations in Krem Puri. There are several community-run lodges and homestays which gives you a different experience.