5 Amazing Family Holiday Destinations in India

5 Amazing Family Holiday Destinations in India

India has a wide range of places, people, cultures, traditions, and religions. If there is a country that can surprise you and sweep you with its incredible and extravagant richness of nature’s beauty and architectural marvels, it is India! If you are looking for a great getaway in India, we can help you know some amazing family holiday destinations for a fun-filled trip! Here are 5 lovely places to charm your heart and give your family a great time to bond.

  • Shimla

jakhu ropeway shimla

From vast green landscapes to snow-clad mountains, you cannot have enough of Shimla. Shimla has everything a family vacation can ask for! From shopping at the Mall Road to adventure trek in the Himalayan mountains, everything is in one beautiful place. If you are looking for the perfect holiday destinations with your family, soak yourself in the mild sunlight and breathe the fresh Himalayan breeze in Shimla.


  • Mall Road and Lakkar bazaar for traditional shopping
  • Jakhu ropeway for the amazing journey to Jakhu temple
  • McLeodganj for trekking trails
  • Kufri for Yak rides
  • Solang Valley for adventure sports

Best time to visit: In Spring>> April – June; In winters>> November to February


  • Kerala


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Must Visits:

  • Munnar-the beautiful hill station
  • Backwaters of Alleppey
  • Kovalam Beaches
  • Thekkady and Wayanad for lovely nature experiences

Best time to visit: September to April

  • Kashmir


Kashmir, one of the most beautiful places in India, is called ‘heaven on earth due to its snow-laden valleys and orchards. The sheer beauty makes this paradise popular for traveling with family. Once you visit Kashmir and indulge in the beauty of the Dal lake, serenity is what you will feel!


  • Srinagar for houseboats and shikara rides
  • Gulmarg for Skiing
  • Pahalgam for Baisaran Valley

Bonus Info: You can opt for skiing classes at the Indian Institute of Skiing and Mountaineering

Best time to visit: In spring>> April – June; In winters>> December – March.


  • Coorg


Situated in the Western Ghats, Coorg is often called the Kashmir of Karnataka. What should you expect in Coorg? Three wildlife sanctuaries, one national park, gorgeous sunset points, waterfalls, and plenty of coffee plantations make Coorg, an ideal family holiday destination.


  • Raja’s seat for a gorgeous sunset view
  • Abbey falls- Coorg’s most popular waterfall
  • Bylakuppe- one of the largest Tibetan settlements in south India

Best time to visit: October to June

  • Ooty


Ooty, referred to as the Queen of hill stations, is one of the most popular hill stations of South India. Ooty gives you a breathtaking kaleidoscopic visual treat and soul-enriching experience with its lush green valleys, exquisite flora species, and serene environment.


  • Botanical Garden for a 20 million-year-old fossilized tree
  • Lake Garden by for the fiberglass dome
  • High altitude deer parks of India

Best time to visit: In Spring>> April to June; In Winters>> September – December


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