India become more and more beautiful during the monsoon season whether a city, town or a rural villages. There are two types of monsoon hits India known as the southwest and northeast monsoon, Most of its rainfall come by the southwest monsoon.

Check out these lovely monsoon getaways that will definitely cast a spell of magic and fill your holidays with adventurous memories that you will treasure forever.


1. Munnar

A destination for honeymooners, family vacationers, wildlife seekers, adventure enthusiasts and nature lovers-Munnar is undoubtedly an ultimate place to just fall in love with! Having topography full of sprawling tea plantations, green-dotted valleys, streams, cliffs, and of course rough rocks giving the much needed break to your sight’s velocity, this heaven of Kerala looks in its best revitalizing form during monsoon.

2. Kodaikanal

Another fascinating monsoon destination in India, Kodaikanal symbolizes its name “The Gift of Forest” in true sense. With sun and clouds playing hide and seek with each other, and sometimes hammering down the pour heavily, it is really spectacular to watch the fresh look of this hill station of Tamil Nadu as well as smell the aroma of rain-washed mud. But plan your visit during rains only if you are daring enough to handle monsoon’s madness.

3. Athirapally, Kerala

As you embark on the journey to Athirapally and the moment you step out here, you will realize why it is said to be the favorite monsoon place in Kerala. Commonly known as the “Niagra of India”, Athirapally Falls is the most popular attraction of the area and it looks striking during monsoon. Follow the steepy way to the falls and enjoy the musical whispers of birds synchronizing perfectly with the loud voice of waterfall.

4. Wayanad

There is no doubt that Wayanad is one of the best hill stations in South India. And this means, there is no lack of beautiful natural sights. But what makes Wayanad so special is its adventurous side. Its strategic location in between of Western Ghats’ mountains gives travelers immense opportunities to trail trekking routes, mountain climbing, hiking etc.

5. Kumarakom

If you want to give yourself a monsoon treat then Kumarakom is the place for you to indulge. The advent of drizzle renovates the look of this emerald peninsula making it a series of green pictures. Feel the thrill and chill of standing drenched at Ashtamudi and Vembanad with heavy wind making you down on knees. But it is good to keep an umbrella along with you wherever you go in Kumarakom

6. Alleppey

Like other tourist places in Kerala, Alleppey too dress up a very greeny look during monsoons but still it is counted as one of the top places to visit in monsoon. Then what separates it from others? Step into this picturesque city and you will soon realize this as swiftly as monsoon water merge with lake ripples. Watch the transforming shades of the surroundings while enjoying a Kerala fish curry and spicy Karimeen fry. A ride in shikara is another interesting and never to miss attraction of monsoon in Alleppey.