A holiday is best enjoyed with friends or family. But occasionally, it takes solo travel to soothe the soul. Have you ever considered places to travel solo while planning a holiday? It doesn’t take much to travel solo in India. Pick one of the popular solo travel destinations and book your Club Mahindra holiday. Sounds simple, right? Here’s our list of recommendations for top 10 solo trip destinations in India.

1. Manali, Himachal Pradesh

Manali is a hub of adventure that’s nestled in the lap of the Himalayas. Promising a holiday full of thrills for the adventure-minded, it is among the top solo trip destinations in India. Skiing and paragliding are the top adventure activities. Trekking and mountain-biking along the trails showcases stunning vistas of the surrounding valleys. If you’re looking for budget travel, Manali is the place to be.

Related Article: Our Guide to the Best Places to Visit in Manali This Year

2. Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

If you are planning to travel solo in India, Rishikesh is the first name that would crop up. India’s hub of spirituality sits at the top among solo travel destinations. It’s one of the most highly recommended places to travel solo. Enjoy river rafting, cliff jumping, bungee jumping, and rock climbing as you explore spirituality and reflect on life along the banks of the Ganges.

Related Article: Uttarakhand Resorts | Holiday Resorts by Club Mahindra

3. Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh

Tawang is among the top three places to travel solo if you are planning a holiday for solo travel. Home to the largest Buddhist monastery in India, it is the perfect place to unwind and get away from it all. It sits on a mountain top surrounded by pristine natural beauty. Take a solo holiday to Tawang and rediscover peace and happiness that exists within.

4. Udaipur, Rajasthan

Udaipur has a regal heritage that makes it among the most interesting places to travel solo. Though it is not overly expensive, it is not a destination for budget travel. But all the money you spend during your travels offers you a close glimpse into the city’s royal heritage. It has plenty of palaces, forts, havelis, and temples that make it worth exploring by yourself.

Related Article: Top 8 Places To Visit In Udaipur | Visit Udaipur Tourist Places

5. Khajuraho, Madhya Pradesh

Better known for its controversial temple art, Khajuraho is a solo traveller’s delight. The temples of Khajuraho still stand tall as testament to the rich architectural and artistic history of the region. But they speak volumes about the liberal mindset of the bygone era. Take your backpack and camera to set off on a journey of discovery that will lead you to some unexpected places.

Related Article: Explore Khajuraho Temples with Your Family

6. Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Shimla is yet another Himalayan destination that figures prominently in the list of places to travel solo. It’s breath-taking natural beauty and the crisp mountain air are its biggest attractions. But the biggest takeaway of a holiday in Shimla is the discovery of its unique culture that makes it a mesmerising holiday destination. Explore the beautiful forests and catch beautiful sunsets during your solo trip.

Related Article: The Definitive Shimla Travel Guide: Recommendations to help you plan your holiday

7. Alleppey, Kerala

Alleppey has an exotic vibe that has earned it the moniker of “Venice of the East”. Its serene backwaters and the unhurried pace of life will let you enjoy your solo trip at a leisurely pace. The best thing to do in Alleppey is to hire a houseboat and its scenic beauty. The next best thing is enjoying the freshest fish and flavourful local food.

Related Article: Top 20 Places to Visit In Alleppey | Visit Alleppey Tourist Places

8. Darjeeling, West Bengal

The “Queen of the Hills” is among the top places in places to travel solo. This hills station in the Eastern Himalayas has a leisurely pace of life that is underscored by its stunning natural beauty. Explore its plentiful tea plantations and enjoy a fresh cuppa right where it gets made. Explore the little town on foot or astride a bicycle to enjoy its serenity.

Related Article: The Best Places to Visit in Darjeeling

9. Kutch, Gujarat

Kutch is blessed with an otherworldly beauty that makes it one of the most stunning places to travel solo. It possesses a rustic beauty that highlights, rather than hides, its vast barren expanse. But it’s teeming with wildlife and history. For a solo traveller, it has numerous points of interest to explore. Marvel at the colourful tribal culture that contrasts beautifully with the white vastness.

Related Article: Celebrate Rann Utsav with Club Mahindra

10. Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh

The last destination on our list is among the most beautiful places to travel solo. Boasting of a rich mix of Indian and Tibetan cultures, it is a happy holiday destination. It has laidback hippie vibes that are reminiscent of a carefree travel and enjoyment culture. Trek along the foothills of the magnificent Himalayas and spend a night under a vast and brilliant starlit sky.

Related Article: Top 20 Places To Visit In Dharamshala During Family Vacation.

Travelling alone is something all of us should try at some point in our lives. With such a vast selection of solo travel destinations in India, your first solo trip shouldn’t be that far away.

About Mahindra Holidays

Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Limited (MHRIL), India’s leading player in the leisure hospitality industry, offers quality family holidays as also stated by Club Mahindra Membership Reviews and Club Mahindra Reviews, primarily through vacation ownership memberships. While Club Mahindra is the flagship brand offering Club Mahindra Membership, other brands offered by the company are – Club Mahindra Resorts Fundays and Svaastha Spa. As of Mar 31, 2019, MHRIL has 61+ resorts across India and abroad and its subsidiary, Holiday Club Resorts Oy, Finland, a leading vacation ownership company in Europe has 33 resorts across Finland, Sweden and Spain. 

About Club Mahindra

Mahindra Holidays & Resorts India Ltd. (MHRIL), a part of Leisure and Hospitality sector of the Mahindra Group, offers quality family holidays primarily through vacation ownership memberships and brings to the industry values such as reliability, trust and customer satisfaction. Started in 1996, the company's flagship brand ‘Club Mahindra’, today has over 250,000 members , who can holiday at 100+ resorts in India and abroad.

Read More

Checkout our resorts