February 09, 2023
CM Content Team
February, the month of love, is a wonderful time of the year. Almost all of India experiences winter, and pleasant weather, creating a perfect environment for travelling. But if you need help figuring out where to go? Don't worry, we have got your back.
They say there is no right time to travel; any time is good. February perfectly symbolises this. If you plan to surprise your spouse on Valentine's Day by taking them out on holiday or want to spend some peaceful time away from the city chaos with your friends and family, February gives you many options.
If you like the mountains, you can travel to the northern parts of India where the weather is still cold but too harsh. If you like to explore offbeat destinations, you can travel to central India, where the plains await you with bright and cosy days and cool nights. Thus, no matter where you go, you can enjoy a wonderful holiday. But some destinations are better than others. So, we list the best places to visit in February in India.
Goa is at the top of the best places to travel in February in India list for many reasons. The party capital of India has a magical aura that makes you instantly forget about all the worries in life and revel in the party and fun vibe. A small coastal town sandwiched between Maharashtra and Kerala, Goa, boasts some of the cleanest and most picturesque beaches in the country.
November to January is the peak tourism season in Goa, and you will find that most beaches are crowded. But, come February, the tourists start to go back, but the town remains charming as ever during this time of the year. It is also the time when the locals celebrate the Goa carnival, one of the most spectacular festivals, which turns the whole state into one big colourful stage.
From partying at the various hotspots, relaxing on the beach, and indulging in water sports to watching the spectacular shows during the carnival, Goa will never fail to amuse you in February.
Where to Stay – Club Mahindra Assonora, Club Mahindra Emerald Palms, Club Mahindra Acacia Palms, Club Mahindra Varca
The city of lakes, Udaipur, is one of the most popular tourist places in Rajasthan. While you can visit the magnificent city any time of the year, the cool weather and warm and friendly locals make it one of the best places to travel in February in India.
Rich in cultural and historical heritage, Udaipur boasts a royal vibe, thanks to the presence of the majestic mahals, stunning forts, and expansive palaces. Apart from the iconic monuments, the colourful bazaars and the evergreen lakes of the city are worth exploring.
While in the city, don't miss a chance to take a boat ride on the famed emerald-green waters of Lake Pichola and watch the stunning sunset; it is a sight you won't ever forget.
Where to Stay – Club Mahindra Udaipur
One of the oldest cities in the world, Varanasi or Banaras, is a small and quaint town located on the banks of the Holy River Ganga. The city holds an important place in the Hindu religion and is one of India's most loved spiritual places. A popular pilgrimage destination, the town boasts innumerable temples that attract millions of tourists and devotees from all over the world.
The undeniable spiritual vibe of the city is sure to fill your heart with a perpetual sense of calmness and tranquillity. Apart from revelling in the spiritual atmosphere of the places and connecting with your inner self, there are many places to visit and things to do in the city.
You can take a boat ride in the Ganges in the evening and watch the sunset and the Ganga arti, take a stroll around the by-lanes to experience the cultural diversity of India, or visit the various temples and know about their religious and historical significance.
An archipelago of India, Andaman and Nicobar Island is a tropical paradise and one of the best places to visit in February in India, especially for beach lovers. One of the seven union territories of India, the Andaman Islands boasts some of the best beaches in the world.
The pleasant weather and loads of beautiful places to explore in the Andaman Islands, like the naturally formed limestone caves, mud volcanoes, and the historical cellular jail, will give you unique experiences that you may have never experienced before.
Whether you are looking to chill your feet and relax by the beach or want to enjoy water sports and explore the life below the surface of the sea, Andaman will satiate all your tourist needs and beyond. Finally, a special mention to the delicious local cuisine; it is a haven for seafood lovers. So, treat yourself to the best food you may find in India.
To be honest, you can visit anywhere in the northeast at any time of the year. But Gangtok is one of the best places to visit in February for a honeymoon in India. The scenic natural beauty of Gangtok is unparalleled, but in February, it is even better.
With its scenic snow-clad Himalayan peaks, majestic monasteries and pristine lakes that are clear as a mirror, Gangtok is sure to win your heart instantly. Not to mention, the vibrant culture of Gangtok, the friendly locals, and the amazing cuisine gives you a complete holiday experience.
Where to Stay – Club Mahindra Le Vintuna
No matter where you go for a vacation in February in India, you can book your stay at any of the Club Mahindra resorts. There are more than 85 resorts in India, and they promise to offer you an unforgettable holiday experience.
The spacious rooms with modern amenities ensure you enjoy a comfortable and relaxing stay with your family. Also, all the resorts are strategically located, so you can easily explore the popular tourist attractions. Finally, the signature Club Mahindra experience ensures you never have a dull moment.
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.