October is that time of the year when the monsoon showers are on their way back and the mild winter chills have started to set in. You don’t have to worry about carrying an umbrella or tanning yourself under the scorching sun. The weather is pleasant and the numerous festivities make the month a little more interesting.
Travelling in October is packed with fun as the weather is pleasant and there are several long weekends. To encourage you to take a vacation, we have shortlisted top 5 destinations to visit this October in India. And if you are a Club Mahindra member, you enjoy the privilege to stay at the Club Mahindra resorts and make your vacation merrier.
The blue sky welcomes you to explore its unimaginable allure. The grass becomes greener and the beauty of nature is at its peak at this hill station. You can visit the beautiful town of Mashobra where you to perceive stunning landscapes and brilliant pieces of architecture such as the Craignano. There are plenty of outdoor activities that you can indulge in such as camping, biking, and horse riding. Remember to bring back the delicious jams and squashes that Mashobra is so famous for.
‘God’s own country’ is known for its evergreen beauty and in the month of October, everything becomes even prettier, be it the palm trees, the tranquil backwaters, the lush green plantations, or the meandering waterfalls. Take abode at the Club Mahindra Ashtamudi resort which offers floating cottages. Enjoy the spectacular views of the backwaters, go fishing or bird watching, or take a stroll around one of the nearby villages. It is one of the most beautiful experiences you can have while on your holiday.
‘The Queen of Hills’, Mussoorie is tucked away in the Garhwal ranges. Drive through the winding roads alongside the lush green hills. This tiny hill station offers you many opportunities to feel close to Mother Nature. Go trekking, camping, rock climbing and let your lungs breathe pure and fresh air. Visit the popular tourist attractions such as Kempty Falls, the Mall Road, and Lal Tibba. Mussoorie is famous for its sumptuous Tibetan food. Don’t forget to relish on the momos here.
Be it the swaying palm trees or the sandy beaches, Goa is even more pleasant and charming in the month of October. This state is a blend of everything that is vibrant, refreshing and exotic. You can spend a lovely time by the beach side picking up pretty shells or simply gorge on mouth-watering sea food at one of the beach-side shacks. Hit the night clubs or participate in thrilling water sports, there is plenty of fun in store for all the travellers here. Unwind with a few drinks and lively music at one of the beach side cafes. And don’t forget to bring back delicious flavoured cashew nuts.
There is plenty to explore in the state of Maharashtra. If you are looking at a holiday away from the regular, you can head to Ganpatipule for a weekend trip. Away from the crowded beaches of the cities, this is the ideal place where you can enjoy clean beaches. Seek solace at the famous Swayambhu temple which is visited by a large number of pilgrims every year. The temple is considered to be self-incarnated. You cannot miss out on Fish Masala which is the famous Malvan speciality here.
Once you are back from your holiday, don’t forget to share your wonderful experience by posting Club Mahindra feedback on Trip Advisor!