There’s not a single month in the year that is not fit for travelling. What matters though is where you are off to? The decision of where to go is very crucial and the answer depends on what time of the year you ask this question. If you ask right now, in February, here’s a detailed answer! February is a wonderful month given its climate- neither too hot not too cold. It is always pleasant. So let’s find out where can you visit and have a pleasant time!
Kutch, Gujurat – Experience A Grand Festival Amidst Never-Ending White Sand
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Rann Utsav is a festival that is popular all around the world. And February sees the last few days of this grand phenomenon. The beauty and vastness of Kutch is beyond your eyes to comprehend. It is not only one of the biggest salt desserts in the world, it also rich in its culture and heritage. You can visit Kutch and enjoy folk music as well as traditional dance. The local food is delicious and something you wouldn’t want to miss out on.
Jaisalmer – The Golden City!
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Popularly known as the ‘Golden City of India’, Jaisalmer presents a spectacular collection of royal heritage and culture. A visit to Jaisalmer in February could be full of fun because of several amazing Desert Festivals held in this month. Any impressive and heartwarming events and performances are held during the festival including Traditional dances, music, magic show etc. Stunningly placed on the heart of Thar Desert, the city is also labeled as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It’s dazzling Yellowstone architecture is what gives it the name of Golden City!
Puri, Orissa – Spiritual Capital Of Odisha
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If you want an out of the box destination, you should definitely consider Puri. Puri is a beautiful city of Orissa known for its stunning temples and serene beaches. It is also one of the four most visited pilgrimage sites during the Char Dham yatra. It is renowned for Rath Yatra, a spiritual journey which takes place every year and observes visitors from all over the world. Apart from historical and religious importance of the city, Puri also has beaches which are known to be the most beautiful in the country. You can also try delicious local food of this place that is unlike anywhere in the country.
Thekkady, Kerela – For The Wildlife And Nature Enthusiasts
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February is the best time to experience the lush wildlife reserves, spectacular spice plantations, beautiful Western Ghats, and the stunning backwaters of Thekkady. Thekkady is most popularly known for Periyar wildlife sanctuary, located on the banks of Periyar River. The month of February gives you a chance of more wildlife sighting and along with a pleasant weather. The picturesque views here are best in the country and exceptionally good for your Instagram updates. There are plenty of places to explore in Thekkady but more importantly, it is a place to truly experience the beauty of Mother Nature.
And you underestimated the second month of the year because it has less number of days, didn’t you? February can also be a great month for travelling, you just didn’t know where to. Now you do!