Best Time to Visit India- When to Go in India

Best Time To Visit India


Owing to its geographical diversity, India could be visited throughout the year. Whereas winter months from October till March are the peak season for tourism in India, monsoon is the best time to visit for pilgrimages and enjoy the rain in North East India as well as Nilgiris in the South. For wildlife adventure, April, May and June are the best time to visit National Parks in India as it is the time when chances for sighting Bengal tigers are best. Summer months from April till July is best to for hiking, treks and adventure in North and North Eastern Region of India as well as visit to Ladakh. With our compilation on best time to visit in India according to season, know where to plan your holiday and best things to do in that season if you are planning your tour to India.


Summers (March - May)

Summer in India is ideal for yoga, meditation as well as adventure sports in North India. This is also the time when honeymoon in North India and North East is in demand. Northern plains and South India are hot and humid with temperature exceeding 40 degrees Celsius.

Monsoon (June - October)

Monsoon arrives in South India in early July and covers entire country by the end of July. Ladakh and Spiti are best visited during monsoon as it seldom rains there. To enjoy the rain, North East is best place to visit in monsoon. Monsoon also happens to be the best time for Ayurveda in Kerala.

Winter (November - February)

This is the peak season for tourism in India. Favorable weather and temperature makes it ideal for sightseeing activities and city breaks. Tourism in Rajasthan, Goa, Kerala, Maharashtra and North India are at their peak with temperature varying from 0 to 25 degrees.