Monsoon breaks are awesome and doubles the fun when it drizzles morning and evening and we are on outing –spot cherishing some moments with friends and family. Make your tour-in-rain plan this monsoon at these amazing destinations in and near Delhi.
1. QUTB MINAR
Made of red sandstone and marble this is the tallest brick minaret in the world. Standing still in Mehrauli, Delhi since 1368 AD. With the glossy pillars and washed off walls Qutub minar can prove to be an amazing location for photography during monsoon drizzles. So, if you want to click something wow, just take a walk around the minar.
2. NANGAL LAKE
341 km (approx..)
Being home to about forty-thousand migratory birds, this lake is a gem in Punjab. A romantic spot of scenic beauty. Monsoon waters fill the lake up which is a sight to behold. Want to getaway for a weekend? This is answer to your prayers.
3. SULTANPUR BIRD SANCTUARY
41.6 km (approx..)
Pitch your tent outside the city and enjoy the chirping of the birds. It’s wetland abounds in fauna.so your eyes will have a feast infront of you. Couple it with a bit of drizzle and you are transported to somewhere beautiful.
4. NEERMANA FORT
117 km (approx..)
At driving distance from the capital, you can reach this regal tourist spot in 3 hrs. The onset of monsoon just enhances the lush green scenery surrounding the fort. Making it more appealing. So, definitely a thumbs- up for Neermana fort.
232 km (approx..)
In monsoons people call off their trips but a tour to Agra is truly commendable. The world’s wonder Taj Mahal and historical places like Agra Fort looks magnificent when topped with thunderous clouds. Want to see beauty of nature and man-meeting then this is exactly the place where you will get it.
6. MORNI HILLS
260 km (approx…)
A mesmerising hill station close to Delhi is a beauty to behold in monsoon rains. Lake surrounded by mountains on every side with dense vegetation is a relaxing spot. Thundering black clouds and level-up river water- completely hypnotic scenery it boasts.
7. CORBETT NATIONAL PARK
248 km (approx…)
The monsoon showers bring the ripeness to flora of the forests. And experiencing the exotic wildlife on a jeep safari with wind kissing your face will be worth a million.
8. OKHLA BIRD SANCTUARY
40.8 km (approx..)
The barrage is over the Yamuna river and the best place to visit in monsoons. The showers wash up the environment and make them shine. It’s a rendezvous for tourists who have a knack for photography.
288 km (approx..)
A gem of Himachal Pradesh, this place reeks of mist clad mountains and warm white wine. Just take a joy ride to land of surrealism. The rain will only increase the sweetness of wine. Warming your throats in monsoons with some Kasauli wines is truly a treat.
341 km (approx..)
Located in Uttarakhand, it rests between the Himalayan Shivalic ranges kumaon. A small and warm village with snow capped mountains is a hearty place to be in monsoons. It is covered with thick forests of pine and oak trees which are just an add-on, who wouldn’t want to be at the lovely destination during monsoon rains?
So, which is your monsoon destination this time?