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Mar - Jun, Sep - Dec

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Best Time To Visit Himachal

Plan your trip during best season to experience the best of this stunning destination

The best time to visit Himachal Pradesh is when the weather settles down after a heavy downpour and gusty winds. The best season to visit Himachal, hence, would be the summer season. These months stretch out from March to June and September to December. Himachal Pradesh can be visited at any point during the year, depending on the kind of weather conditions you prefer. If you are a person seeking adventure and sports, you should visit Himachal Pradesh during the winter. However, if you are just an explorer, then summer season is the best time with bounty of attractions and places to visit in Himachal. If you love to see the rain and cherish the aftermath of a heavy shower, you should go in the monsoon season. Himachal Pradesh has all weather activities, which has given a boost to Himachal tourism.

Let’s have a look at our month-wise segregation to help you decide on the best time.

March - June:

With temperature ranging from 9 degree to 37 degree celsius, the period of March to June, i.e. the summer season is the best time to visit Himachal. However, because of high altitude and plenty of forests around, the weather is pleasant here than the mainland; making it perfect for sightseeing and adventure.

Besides that you can also attend some festivals, including Maha Shivratri, the seven-day Nalwari Festival, and more.

July - September:   

Here comes the season of monsoon in the hills during the months of July to September. With temperature ranging in between 14 degree and 21 degree celsius, the region experiences heavy downpour. Hence, it is advised to make a visit here during the early monsoon period.

However, one can enjoy the celebration of Minjar Festival, Phulaich and other festivals while on a tour this time.

October - February:

The winter season, ie. October to February months are considered as the best time to visit Himachal. Perfect for adventure enthusiasts and newlyweds alike, an excursion to the hill station can be enjoyed at the utmost.

Partake in festivals like: Lohri, International Himalayan Festival and more.

Climate in Himachal

Summer Season in Himachal

The summer months in Himachal Pradesh extend from March to June. These four months let you explore the best of the destination and prove to be the best time for Himachal tour. You can step out whenever you like, only to find the best weather conditions. The sun shines bright and by dawn, the weather becomes slightly cooler. This mix of hot and cool will tempt you into staying out the entire day, eating out and exploring the new and old places of Himachal Pradesh.

Monsoon Season in Himachal

The monsoon season in Himachal often makes it a little inconvenient to travel. You should be extra cautious while driving as the roads tend to be more slippery and must always carry an umbrella at all times. But is making this effort worth it? Yes! Monsoons add a heavenly touch to the hills, adding that tinge of excellence to the gorgeous hills of Himachal Pradesh. Planning a visit during this season will definitely paint a memory in you mind that will last a lifetime.

Winter Season in Himachal

The winter season in Himachal Pradesh is the ideal season for thrill-seekers, all adrenaline junkies must visit Himachal during this time. Skiing and hiking top the list of the best adventure sports in Himachal during the winter season. If you have ever dreamt of experiencing snowfall amidst the gorgeous snow capped mountains, then planning a trip during the winter season in Himachal Pradesh would be the ideal pick.

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      Chennai, 8 days ago

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    There are many fun fairs and festivals in Himachal that tourists will enjoy on this tour package, including: The Manali Winter Carnival- January Dechhang- January Halda- New Year Phagli- Decemeber/January Baba Barbhag Singh Mela- February Gochi -February Lossar                                                                                                     

    To get acclimated to the Himachal weather, you must firstly layer up completely and make sure that your head, ears, and neck are covered properly. You should also carry some medicines to help you deal with the cold and also overcome nausea if any. You must eat foods rich in proteins, carbohydrates and healthy fats like lean meat. Also, take cold showers so that your body can get used to the cold temperature.

    Himachal is one of the best places to go backpacking as there are beautiful landscapes, easy travelling, budget-friendly accommodations, warm people.

    Yes, Himachal is one of the safest destinations for women travellers as the locals are friendly and helpful. These Himachal tour pacakages are perfect for solo travelling as well.

    The off-season in Himachal starts from March and lasts till April and this is the best time to book tour packages as there are heavy discounts on offer.

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