July 04, 2022
CM Content Team
More often than not, we end up pushing most things for later. Why wait till tomorrow when you can do it today? India is blessed with geographic diversity and has some of the best places one can travel to and explore. It is best to travel when you still have the strength, agility, and stamina to do it. So many exciting experiences await! If you don’t already have a bucket list of places to visit before 40, then you’re in luck.
Check out these places in India that you must explore before turning 40.
The cold desert is one of the most beautiful and exciting places you can visit before 40. The road to the scenic locations is full of bumpy terrains, but the view is more than rewarding! Visit the Pangong Tso Lake, Tso Moriri Lake, Khardung La Pass (the highest motorable road in the world), Thiksey Monastery, Zanskar Valley, and so many other places. Camp under the milky way in Nubra valley at cold temperatures, take a yak safari and lose yourself in the illusions of the Magnetic Hill. Ladakh is truly a magical place with many unique experiences you must explore before 40.
Plan your stay at The Driftwood Ladakh – Club Mahindra affiliate resort in Ladakh. Enjoy the best of amenities that will make your stay comfortable after days of exploring and having adventures in the cold desert.
The quaint and scenic hill station of Munnar in Kerala has a lot to offer tourists. Rich with lush green tea plantations, gushing waterfalls, and wildlife, Munnar is one of the best places to visit before 40. Enjoy mountain biking at Suryaneli, indulge in camping at Echo Point, go on an elephant safari at the Carmelagiri Elephant Park, and tour the tea estates learning more about the tea-making process. Munnar is a great place offering some unique experiences you will cherish for years to come.
Stay at Club Mahindra Munnar resort or Club Mahindra Mount Serene Munnar, amid greenery and enjoy the best amenities and services. After a long and exciting day of exploring, come back and enjoy a relaxing tea leaf massage at the spa. It’s the perfect way to end a long and tiring day.
White sand, pristine water, and exotic marine life–Andaman island is one of the most exotic locations one can visit. Scuba diving is one of the main reasons why people visit the island. There is a whole new and exciting world underwater, waiting to be explored. Take a diving trip into the turquoise blue waters and swim with colourful fishes and vibrant corals. It is an experience you must have before you turn 40.
Stay at Symphony Palms, Havlock Island; Symphony Samudra, Port Blair or Symphony Summer Sands, Neil Island, Club Mahindra’s associate resorts in Andaman.
Located at the foothills of the Himalayas right beside the Ganges River, Rishikesh is one of the most exciting places to visit before 40. The town is known for the many adventure sports and the scenic view of the snow-clad mountains. Indulge in river rafting at the Ganges river. Rafting on the frothing water with the rocky terrains and the surrounding greenery makes the entire experience unforgettable. If rafting is not enough, you can also go bungee jumping. Enjoy the panoramic view of the hills and jump from a height of 83 metres! You can also go on treks and enjoy camping under the stars in Rishikesh.
This quaint little village in Himachal Pradesh is buzzing with exciting adventure sports. Known as the ‘Paragliding Capital of India’, Bir Billings is one of the best places to visit before 40. Although used together, Bir and Billing are two separate locations. Billing is the takeoff site for paragliding, and Bir is where you land. The experience of flying mid-air like a bird with the view of the snow-clad mountains and lush greenery underneath is something you cannot miss. Take a trip to Bir Billing and have this wonderful experience before 40.
There are so many things to experience and places to visit before 40! Don’t waste any more time. Make your bucket list of places to visit before 40, pack your bags and start having those experiences!
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.