What are the best places for a family vacation in India?

May 12, 2021 Off By nellie

Family is termed to be the primary agent of socialization. A family creates the bonding needed for the psychological stability of every person. Work and care of life have made so many family members not to have the time needed for bonding. Vacation is a great way to rekindle the connection and create the bonding necessary for the development of relationships.

Vacation enables families to have family time together for some time. When you want to go on a family vacation, you will need to patronize international travel companies. You can get to know the best companies to patronize by reading international travel companies online reviews on US-Reviews to know the companies to patronize and which to avoid.

The following are places families can visit for a vacation in India.


Kashmir is one of the most beautiful places in India, it is located in the northwestern region of the country. It is predominantly mountainous with deep narrow valleys and a high barren plateau. There are different fun activities in Kashmir such as bird watching, horse riding, Gondola cable ride,  Shakira ride, skiing, Golfing, Rafting, Mountain climbing, paragliding and so much more. It has so many vacation sites to visit such as;

Gulmarg: this is also known as Gulmarag is a hill station town popular for its skiing destination. It is sheer poetry in nature due to its green meadow carpeted by bushes of wildflowers and snow-clad mountains.

Leh: In Leh, you get to visit some historic sites like Shanti Stupa, Leh Palace, Spituk Gompa, Sankar Gompa, Namgyal Tsemo and many more places

Other interesting cities to visit include Pahalgam, Katra, Alchi, and Katra.


Ladakh is famous for Buddhist Monasteries and festivals, it is a place with break taking landscape. While on vacation at Ladakh, don’t miss Chadar trek where you get to trek on a thin sheet of ice.


This is a high-altitude resort town. It is a top honeymoon destination and a great destination for a family vacation. In Manali, you have the opportunity to visit historic sites as Jogini waterfalls, Manu Temple, Bhrigu Lake, and more. At Manali, you have so many activities to partake in like taking a hot water bath at Manikaran, skiing at the Solang valley, spot Himalayan birds and mammals at Manali wildlife sanctuary.


Shimla is the capital of the northern Indian State of Himachal Pradesh. Shimla is a beautiful place to visit around the year but it is advisable to visit during summer if you intend to participate in activities such as trekking, camping, paragliding, and rafting.

Places to visit in Shimla include Jakhoo Hill, The Ridge of Shimla, The Mall Road, Green Valley, Christ Church, Kufri, Viceregal Lodge, and so many other breathtaking places.


This is a city in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Dharamshala is a place for relaxation, unwind, chill out and enjoy serenity. There are different places to visit in Dharamshala such as Triund Hill, Dharamshala Cricket Stadium, St John in the Wilderness Church, The War Memorial and Tea Garden, Tsuglag Khang, and Bhagsu Waterfall.

One of the most scenic places in Dharamshala is, the famous Dal Lake visited by many tourists.

All these historic sites are beautiful places to visit and spend time together with family.