Top Places to Visit in April in India for a Perfect Summer Vacations

While most of the people think that the best way to come out alive from the Indian summer the season is a lot of water, sunscreen, a hat  or maybe avoiding to go out, but there is one sure shot thing that can actually let you stay cool and enjoy it too- It’s travelling to places with a cool breeze and quiet environment! Yes, that’s right. While the pleasant weather brings up a whole new world of adventure activities and tourist destinations to explore, it also satiates all your travel desires be it whichever genre of exploration you want to do.

 Whether you want to go for offbeat discovery to adventure activities to enjoying a lazy holiday, we have got you all covered. Find out the list of best places to visit in April in India where one can spend a hassle-free vacation along with the family and friends.

 Dalhousie

With pine-clad valleys and distant mountain views, Dalhousie is one of the top places to visit in India in April month.  The place lets you unwind from the hustle of your life around the serenity and the admiring views. If you are planning a vacation in the comforts of nature, Dalhousie will leave you surprised with its majestically charm, picturesque landscape and tourist places to visit.

Tourist Attractions: Kalatop Wildlife Reserve, Panch Pulla, Chamera Lake, Kalatop, Dainkund Peak, Sach Pass, St. Patrick’s Church etc.

How to Reach:

·        The nearest airport to reach Dalhousie is Pathankot

·        Travelers can also take a bus from Delhi or Chandigarh to

Dharamshala

 Bordered by the magnificent mountains and lush greenery, Dharamshala is one of the surreal places to go in April in India. The region is the spiritual center for the Tibetan Buddhists and a home of the Dalai Lama. Enjoy the serenity of nature or go discover beautiful tourist attractions as Dharamshala rejuvenates you with the most perfect trip memories.

 Tourist Attractions: HPCA stadium, Masroor Rock Cut Temple, Naddi Village, Kalachakra Temple, Kangra Valley, Tibetan Museum and the War Memorial.

How to Reach

·        To reach Dharamshala by air, Gaggal airport is the nearest airport, 13 kilometers away from Dharamshala 

·        Travelers can also book luxury Volvos and buses as Dharamshala is well connected through roadways

Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal is one of the best travel destinations in India popular for its captivating views. Draped in the beautiful mountains, forests of pine, gum trees and white waterfalls, the land attracts travelers from all over the world. Whether you want to trek or simply enjoy the scenery of this paradise, Kodaikanal is the best place to plan your travel in April in India.

Tourist Attractions: Berijam Lake, Bear Shola Falls,  Guna Cave, Kodai Lake, and Devil’s Kitchen

How to Reach:

·        To reach Kodaikanal, Madurai International Airport is nearest.

Kashmir

 In the world full of hustle, Kashmir is the valley of peace. Adorned with snow-covered mountains, untouched valleys, culinary delights, shining lakes and floating market on shikara, Kashmir is the best tourist destinations to visit in April that will make you fall in love with it instantly.

 Tourist Attractions: Jammu city, Srinagar, Leh, Sonmarg, Doda, Pulwama, Pahalgam, Gulmarg and Kupwara etc.

How to Reach:

·        Travelers can take flights from major cities in India till Srinagar domestic airport

·        The nearest railway station is that of Jammu (290 kms from the city center)

·        Reliable and affordable bus services can be availed from nearby cities as well.

Khajjiar

Famously called as the ‘Switzerland of India’, Khajjiar is your dreamland. Blessed with tranquil charm and natural beauty, the hill station spellbinds you to have amazing holidays in the month of April in India. Whether you are traveling with your family or friends, a holiday in Khajjiar will be one of the cherished experiences of your life.

Tourist attractions: Golden Devi temple, Khajj Nag Temple, Tibetan Handicrafts Center and Khajjiar Lake

How to Reach:

·        Khajjiar does not have an airport of its own, Gaggal Airport is the nearest airport which is located at a distance of 134 km from Khajjiar

·        The nearest railway station is of Pathankot from where one can take a reliable taxi service

Kasauli

Situated between Chandigarh and Shimla, Kasauli is one of the most- preferred tourist places in India in April.  The region is bordered by the magnificent Dhauladhar ranges, lush greenery and tranquil ambiance for the most amazing time during your holidays in April.

Tourist Attractions: The Hanuman temple, Sunset Point, the Christ Church, Gilbert Trail, the Monkey Point and more.

How to Reach:

·        Chandigarh Airport is the nearest airport to Kasauli (25 kms away

·        Kasauli can be reached via bus from Parwanoo (7 kms away)

Auli

Covered under the white snow, dense forests and breathtaking views of the mighty Himalayas, Auli is the most sought after destination to visit in April in India. When it gets hard to experience the calmness and peace in your daily lives, Auli is a perfect destination to plan your next trip.

Tourist Attractions: Auli Artificial Lake, Chenab Lake, Gurso Bugyal, Trishul Peak and Kwani Bugyal

 How to Reach:

·        The nearest airport to reach Auli is Dehradun. Traveler can book a cab or take a local bus

·        The easiest way to reach Auli is to take a bus from Delhi to Rishikesh

 Cherrapunji

Famous for receiving the highest annual rainfall, Cherrapunji is the perfect abode to visit in April in India. With its untouched beauty, clean and pristine environment, the land of Cherrapunjee is sure to refresh and revitalizes you away from the chaos of your life.

Tourist Attractions: Krem Mawmluh, The Living Root Bridge, Nohkalikai Falls, Mawsmai Cave, Seven Sisters Falls, Mawkdok Dympep Valley, Eco Park, Krem Phyllut and Ka Khoh Ramhah.

How to Reach:

 

·        To reach Cherrapunji, the nearest airport is of Guwahati (181 kms) and also the closest railway head

·        Buses for Cherrapunji can be taken from the Sohra Bus Stand in the Bara Bazaar area of Shillong

Ziro, Arunachal Pradesh

When you are tired of going to the same old hill stations, this fascinating town brings something refreshing in the month of April.  The gorgeous paddy fields, sparkling streams and long stretches of lush greenery will create some unforgettable memories. Also, the pleasant weather and overall serenity is best for a perfect summer holiday.

 Tourist Attractions: Kile Pakho, Talley Valley Wildlife Sanctuary, Meghna Cave Temple, Pine Grove and Tarin Fish Farm

How to reach:

·        The nearest airport from Ziro is at Jorhat, Assam (98 kms away) whereas, Naharalagun (100 kms) is the closest railway stations from Ziro

·        There is a night bus from Guwahati to Ziro which runs four days a week       

With the number of places to visit in India during April, you will be spoilt for choices. But, here we recommend you to select your destination and book your flights to these destinations right away.