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7 Vacation Spots In India That Will Help You De-stress

January 05, 2018 | by Sonali Pawar
Auli Uttarakhand

One can never have too many holidays, right? Even though the year has just started, it’s always nice to make travel plans – solo or with your entire family. Work can sometimes stress you out and make you feel like there’s nothing else going on in your life. The best way to refresh yourself is by taking a vacation.

So, we picked 7 amazing places in India where you can unwind and de-stress yourself. Book your tickets, now!

Auli Uttarakhand


If you’re the adventurous sort, Auli is the best place for you to unwind. Auli is a hill station surrounded by snow-clad mountains, meadows, and a dense vegetation of oak and coniferous. You can enjoy trekking, skiing and shopping, and treat your eyes to breathtaking views of the valley from the cable cars.

Best time to visit: December to February, if you like to glide down the snow-covered slopes.

Tawang Arunanchal Pradesh


Tawang is the smallest of the 16 administrative districts in Arunachal Pradesh. If you are looking for a serene and tranquil atmosphere, then visit the monasteries in the area and stay away from stress. You can only reach there by road, so get down at Guwahati and make a road trip out of it.

Best time to visit: March to June, and September to October

Kerala Backwaters


Start your day with the chirping of the birds, and go to bed with the gorgeous view moonlit backwaters. Visit God’s Own Country and get rid of all your worries as you sip on delicious coconut water.

Best time to visit: December to February

Chail Himachal Pradesh


Just 44 km away from Shimla, you can easily plan a trip to Chail. The summer retreat palace has been converted into a hotel, where you can relax and have some me-time.

Best time to visit: September to May

Laxmanpur beach Andaman Nicobar island


Turquoise water, gorgeous sands, and salty hair are all you need to unwind and de-stress in life. Wrap yourself in the exquisite beauty of these islands, and have the time of your lives either with your partner, family or all alone.

Best time to visit: April to July



Kasol is one of the most inexpensive hill stations in Himachal. From trekking to rock climbing and river rafting, it’s a great place to unleash the adventurer in you. After all, walking along the beautiful Parvati river and enjoying scrumptious Israeli food is what dreams are made of.

Best time to visit: October to June



A beautiful mix of Indian and French architecture and culture, Puducherry is a place you must visit. You can even live for free in the Aurobindo Ashram, and relax your mind and body at the same time. Enjoy the walks on the beach and unwind, because you deserve to.

Best time to visit: November to February

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