There is a certain sense of joyfulness that comes along with winter. And, if you are someone who prefers winter over any other season, you are surely going to relate to this. Simple joys of life like attending weddings, late night walks, bonfire, sipping hot chocolate, gorging piping hot food, playing cricket or badminton, picnic with family and friends etc come alive during this season. Just like all good things, even winter doesn’t last forever and that is why you should make the most of these winter experiences :
Celebrate the Spirit of Shimla During Winters
During winters, Shimla becomes one of the most romantic hill station you should not consider to miss out on. One can witness moderate snowfall during December and January. Attend the midnight mass at the 150 year old Christ Church and spend some time on the Mall Road to soak in the winter vibe of this popular hill station. You can also try ice- skating at the Skating Club of Shimla.
Visit the only hill station of Rajasthan
Mount Abu, the only hill station of Rajasthan celebrates Winter Festival. A unique festival which brings forward the cultural vicinity of the destination infront of the tourists. This year the Winter Festival would be held from December 29 to 31. Traditional dance performances, concerts, fairs, fireworks are some of the many things which you can expect from this festival.
Winter Trek to Tirund
Consider this to be as a trek of your lifetime if you fancy trekking. Once you begin trekking from Mcleodganj, you are going to come across several challenges due to snow but once you reach the top, the views are definitely worth it.
Attend the Rann of Kutch Festival
Rann of Kutch turns into a magical wonderland during winters. Considered to be the largest salt marsh in the world, this colourful festival is all about sampling the local Kutchi culture, folk performances and experiencing the life in the Tent City.
Skiing In Yumthang Valley
Yumthang Valley is also called the valley of flowers and has developed as a popular skiing destination. Lying at an altitude of 11,000 feet, this valley has smooth slopes which are perfect for skiing. Adventure junkies can also try snowboarding and mountain biking.
These Winter Experiences are enough to ensure that your winters turn out to be amazing.