Monsoon is one of the best times of the year to experience the beauty of every exotic part of India that offers ecstasy, beauty, and heavenly pleasure when you are vacationing. The lush greenery in the mountains, the lakes getting overflowed with sparkling water, driving around the waterfall, create a heavenly scenery that is too hard to resist.
Shillong, Meghalaya - When it comes to best places to visit in monsoon, Shillong, also known as the ‘Scotland of the East’. Misty clouds, with lush green everywhere and rumbling waterfalls with a beautiful view, can surely be the best reason for visiting.
Coorg, Karnataka - The enchanting waterfalls, lakes, vast coffee plantations, and delicious cuisines to treat your taste buds are the reasons to consider it as one of the best places to visit in monsoon. The 5 hours road trip from Bangalore (~270.4 km) is surely a great idea especially if you want to enjoy rains.
Munnar, Kerala - Hill station has become one of the favourite tourist places in India during monsoons because of its beauty. It takes nearly 3 hours via NH49 route from Cochin, and the nearest railway station is Aluva and Ernakulam, and the nearest airport is Cochin at 110 km.
Darjeeling - The Queen of Hills is one of the best places to visit in rainy season which is located right at the foothills of the Himalayas. The tea-plantation visit and toy train ride become way more satisfying during monsoons.
Alleppey, Kerala - By boarding on a backwater cruise through the lakes and rivers in the perfectly moist, refreshing, and dust-free weather. The city is well connected to many other cities, it has its own railway station and the nearest airport is Cochin.