Winter is Calling! 5 Places To See Snow In India

Planning your next vacation? If yes, then how about waking up to misty mornings, snow-capped peaks and awesome chilly weather? Take a look at these 5 places to see snow in India and plan your holiday ASAP. 

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Sikkim

Known as the ‘Land of Monasteries,’ Sikkim is an amazing winter destination. The picturesque landscape of Sikkim will surely captivate your soul. 

Things to do: The Goecha La Trek, bungee jumping, riding the cable car and take a Yak safari ride.

How to Reach: The nearest railway station for Sikkim is in Siliguri (145 km). 


Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Popularly known as the ‘Queen of Hills,’ Shimla is a magnificent hill station. The ‘Summer Capital’ of British India is surrounded by 7 beautiful hills, something you shouldn’t miss this winter.

Things to do: Ice-skating, shopping and photography.

How to Reach: The nearest railway station is Kalka Railway Station (90 km). Though Shimla has its own railway station, it is connected to Kalka by a narrow-gauge rail track.

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Dhanaulti, Uttarakhand

Dhanaulti receives heavy snowfall during winter months and is flocked by tourists in large numbers.

Things to do: Camping and trekking

How to Reach: The Dehradun railway station (25 km) is the closest railway station.

Lava, West Bengal

This holiday, plan a trip to an unexplored gateway, Lava. Blessed with jaw-dropping beauty, it is a must-visit winter destination. 

Things to do: Canopy walk, trekking and photography

How to Reach: Nearest railway stations are Siliguri (99 km) and New Jalpaiguri (100 km). 


Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh

Home to natural beauty, breathtaking landscapes and monasteries, Tawang is one of the most beautiful places on earth. 

Things to do: Hiking, photography, trekking and shopping.

How to Reach: The nearest railway station for Tawang is Rangapara Railway Station (383 km).

So, which of these 5 places will you choose for your next vacation?