Top 20 Places To Visit In August In India

Known to be the month of festivals, with the perfect weather, with monsoon being taken over in every corner of India, August is the perfect tenure to witness the beautiful sunsets with soothing breeze with colorful meadows. 

So, planning to visit India? Here we have got you the Top 20 Places to Visit in India in August. Have a look!

1. Coorg

Suggested Tours: South India Heritage and Wildlife TourSouth India Classic Tour

Set in the lush lap of Western Ghats, Coorg is the picturesque Hill Station of Karnataka. With the most luxurious weather, this hill station will make you explore yourself in the picturesque beauty, misty rains, adventures like camping, river rafting, fishing, trekking, traverse in waterfalls, birdlife and wildlife. The rains will add on to your adventurous visit in the month of August in India.

2. Leh Ladakh

Suggested Tours: Ladakh Wonder TourJourney to LadakhLadakh Honeymoon Tour

The land of Phantasmagoric, fabulous Landscapes and amazing culture, Ladakh is known to be the heaven on Earth. Offering many adventurous activities like Mountain Climbing, Cycling, Jeep Safari, Camel Safari, Yak Safari, Mountaineering, River Rafting, Trekking, Ladakh is the most visited place in August in India.  

3. Cherrapunji

While receiving rains throughout the year, Cherrapunji, is the world second wettest place on the planet. A stunning location that lies high above misty valleys and foaming rivers enclosed in swirling clouds and perched on an escarpment. With the most pleasant and comfortable weather conditions, it is one of the most frequently visited place by tourists in India.

4. Kodaikanal

Popularly known as the “Princess of Hills”, Kodaikanal has been granted the most beautiful lush surroundings and the rains in the Month of August makes it the most mesmerizing place to be explored in India. The aroma of the love of rain and earth will leave you mesmerized inside out. 

5. Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand

Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand is a heavenly site settled in Chamoli district is known to be a UNESCO World Heritage Site covered with snow for most of the time of the year. Land of more than 400 varieties of flowers, this place is the best place to visit in India in the month of August. 

6. Khandala, Maharashtra 

Suggested Tours: Mumbai Day Tour

Blessed with Luxurious climate, spectacular views, charming greenery lustrous valleys, splendid waterfalls and picturesque ponds, this majestic hill station of India is not less than a paradise in the monsoon season in the month of August in India. The destination that offers the halcyon ambience it is the best place for budget and affluent travelers.

7. Jog Falls, Karnataka

The second highest plunge waterfalls of India keeps the tourists spellbound with the dazzling waterfalls and views. Being the most important attractions of South India, is a densely forested region, best to be travelled in monsoon, especially in the month of August. 

8. Munnar, Kerala

Known as the Nature Lover’s Paradise. Munnar, Kerala is the most popular hill station of South India with large Tea Plantations, Forests, Hill Ranges and Valleys. The perfect monsoon is icing on the cake.

9. Darjeeling, West Bengal

Known as the “Queen of Hills” and youthful vibes fused with modern and colonial charm, is a mesmerizing elfin town of West Bengal, attracts plenty of tourists from all over the world. The mountainous greenery of this small town will leave you breathtaking. 

10. Mount Abu

Mount Abu is the interestingly rare hill station being the only one in the whole state lies in the Aravalli Mountain Range, is a famous tourist destination with the beautiful fusion of the flavors of Rajasthan. Known for its Dilwara Jain Temples, with coniferous trees and flowering shrubs that cover the hill side, has a beautiful pleasant weather that remains cool most of the time, makes it the summer capital of Rajasthan.

11. The Queen of Satpuras, Pachmarhi

Known to be the Queen of Satpura, Pachmarhi is the only hill station in Madhya Pradesh, is blessed with myriad attractions like ancient caves and majestic monuments. Land of the endearing churches of colonial style architecture, this place was discovered and developed in the modern times by Captain James Forsyth of British Army is a forested land with beautiful streams and waterfalls. 

12. Shirdi, Maharashtra

Suggested Tours: India Temple Tour

The most important pilgrimage town of Maharashtra is the town dedicates to Sai Baba, preached universal brotherhood. The town is is surrounded by various places that connects one with God is a beautiful way. The peak time to visit the place is around monsoon season, especially August. 

13. Lahul Spiti, Kashmir

The location loved by the Nature lovers and Trekkers, This is the hidden neighbor of Ladakh, a land with the most beautiful shade of blue sky and picturesque meadows. August is the month preferred by a lot of travelers to explore this majestic destination. 

14. Hampi, Karnataka

Hampi, the Capital of Vijaynagra Empire is located on the banks of the Tungabhadra River, popularly known for its massive and beautifully carved temples. Declared as a UNSECO World Heritage site attracts thousands of visitors every year as it is a Backpacker’s paradise

15. Bangalore

Suggested Tours: Bangalore Tour

Bangalore, the third largest and one of the most livable cities of India, has managed from being the “Garden City of India” to Silicon Valley of India”, Bangalore has got a bit of everything for Everyone with the fusion of Old and new monuments, buildings, corporate complexes, famous heritage buildings and busy markets. 

16. Mysore

Suggested Tours: South India Classic Tour

Mysore, South India’s most alluring cities is known for the dazzling royal heritage and spectacular monuments and buildings is a world Heritage Site, land of rich traditions and cultures. Mysore Palace, Brindavan Gardens, Kabini Dam are few places that attracts most of the travelers to Mysore. 

17. Hassan

Fondly known as the Temple – Architecture Capital of Karnataka, it was named after the deity Goddess Hassanamba which drives the name to “Smiling Mother”, is a land that lies in Malnad and Maidan Districts of Karnataka. Hassan is noted for its natural alluring Scenic beauty is also a treasure house of Hoysala architecture and sculpture. 

18. Udaipur, Rajasthan

Udaipur, known to be the Dream City of Rajasthan is a fusion of decorative expertise of both Rajput military architecture and Mughal Style. Proudly called as the romantic city of Rajasthan, it lands the mesmerizing old mansions, striking precincts, intricate Temples and Majestic Palaces that gives out the fairytale experience. 

19. Khajuraho

Suggested Tours: Khajuraho Wildlife Tour

Khajuraho, the known tourist and archaeological site is one of the Capitals of Chandela Kings, known for its Sculptured Temples dedicated to Shiva, Vishnu and Jain patriarchs. This World Heritage Site is known for its Amazing architecture and sculptures. Khajuraho is one of the best places to be visited in the month of August. 

20. Tawang

The birthplace of Dalai Lama is noted as the important and beautiful monasteries. Surrounded by the most majestic glacial lakes with crystal blue waters that includes the Sela Lake and Sangster Lake that remains frozen in winters, yet a heavenly place for migratory birds. Tawang is the place to connect ones soul with spirituality and nature. 

Hope we have provided you with the places you may plan to visit in the month of August in India. So, come and steeped into the beauty of nature with thrilling wildlife, amazing waterfalls & historical temples and architectures of India with customize India tour packages from Travelsite India

Till then Happy Journey..! 


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