Enjoy in the Lap of Nature! 5 Scenic Places to Visit in August in India

Want to experience the beauty of nature after the grim summer waves? We have got you some amazing places where nature blooms in its full glory. At these incredible destinations, you can breathe, relax and surrender yourself to the mother nature.

Long Weekend 1:  
August 15, Thursday – Independence Day & Rakshabandhan
August 16, Friday – Take Leave
August 17, Saturday – Weekend
August 18, Sunday – Weekend

Long Weekend 2:
August 23, Friday – Janmashtami
August 24, Saturday – Weekend
August 25, Sunday – Weekend

If you are thinking about where to go in August in India, then here is the list of TOP 5 places to visit:  

1. Munnar, Kerala: The Idyllic Hill Station

Famous for its lush tea gardens and high peaks, Munnar looks stunningly fresh and beautiful. Located in the Western Ghats, Munnar attracts a number of travellers not only from India but also from across the globe. Here, one can also enjoy rich wildlife and many wonders of nature.


How to Reach:
Nearest Airport: Cochin International Airport (110 km away from Munnar)
Nearest Railway Station: Aluva Railway Station (120 km away from Munnar)

Weather in August:
2-13 degrees Celsius

2. Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra: Nature’s Masterpiece

Mahabaleshwar is located in the Satara district at an altitude of 1438 meters. It is one of the most picturesque and serene hill stations in Maharashtra. Brimming with British architecture and greenery, this place offers a variety of adventure activities to its travellers.


How to Reach:  
Nearest Airport: Pune Airport (120 km away from Mahabaleshwar)
Nearest Railway Station: Satara Railway Station  (60 km away from Mahabaleshwar)

Weather in August:
12-23 degrees Celsius

To reach Mahabaleshwar, travellers can fly to Pune. it is a few hours away from there. Book your flights here: 

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3. Udaipur, Rajasthan: The land of Royals

Located in the Southern part of Rajasthan, Udaipur has a number of serene lakes, grand palaces, and grand forts. This royal land is surrounded by the Aravali Range of mountains and brims with culture, traditions and old world charm. Travellers can sit back on a rooftop cafe and enjoy a warm cup of tea marvelling at the magnificent view of forts and lakes. It is one of the best places to visit in August in India.


How to Reach:
Nearest Airport: Maharana Pratap Airport, Udaipur (20.4 km away from the main city)
Nearest Railway Station: Udaipur Railway Station (3.6 km away from the main city)

Weather in August:
22-33 degrees Celsius

Udaipur can easily be reached via trains. It is well-connected to all the major cities of India. Book your trains here:

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4. Cherrapunji, Meghalaya: Of Mist and Raindrops!

Situated in Northeastern India, Cherrapunji boasts of misty valleys, gurgling rivers, and magical rainfall. It is one of the wettest places in India. If you want to stay away from the noisy metropolitan cities and rejuvenate yourself, then Cherrapunji is the best place to go in August in India.


How to Reach:
Nearest Airport: Guwahati Airport (181 km away from the city)
Nearest Railway Station: Guwahati Railway station (181 km away from the city)

Weather in August:
17-24 degrees Celsius

5. Mandu, Madhya Pradesh: Where History meets Nature!

An ancient city steeped in culture and old-world charisma, Mandu is the ultimate amalgamation of history and nature. Marvellously designed palaces, stunning lakes, and lush greenery – Mandu is where it’s at! Travellers can enjoy the splendid view of Jahaz Mahal surrounded by bewitching natural beauty.


How to Reach:  
Nearest Airport: Devi Ahilyabai Holkar Airport, Indore (99 km away from Mandu)
Nearest Railway Station: Ratlam Railway Station (124 km away from Mandu)

Weather in August:
30-40 degrees Celsius

So, what are you waiting for? Make the most of your long weekends in the upcoming month of August and head out to these amazing places to visit in August in India.