Traveling solo is something we all have in our bucket list. And India is one country where even traveling solo won’t feel like one. The people here are helpful and full of life. But not all the places are equally suitable for solo travelling. You must do well research before starting the trip.
Still, the beauty, rich culture and traditions, and the kind nature of the locals outweigh this issue. Just take some security measures, and pack your bags to explore this country that has so many spiritual secrets.
India is one nation where diversity is seen everywhere. It is modern yet traditional, and most of the cities here have beautiful tourist destinations with a rich history.
If you are planning to visit this country, here are 10 destinations in India which are safest for traveling alone.
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1. Rishikesh, Uttarakhand
Rishikesh is famous for its sports adventure, yoga retreat and serenity. It is one of the safest places to visit. The beauty and calmness of The Ganga River can be felt everywhere. Major attractions are- Lakshman Jhula, Bharat Mandir, The beatles Ashram, and so on. River rafting was one of the greatest adventure activities here, but it has been closed now.
2. Mysore, Hyderabad
It is not only the cultural hub of Karnataka, but also the safest place for woman to travel alone. It is culturally and historically rich. It can be easily reached through Bengaluru airport. Major tourist destinations are Mysore and Jaganmohan Palace, Mysore Zoo, Brindavan Garden and so on.
The beauty and charm of Shimla is unmatchable. It has many lodging points which present essential things and safety. The city is known for its snow-capped mountains, rich green vegetation cover, lakes, calm climate and a culture that is full of happy people. Major attractions are- Kufri, green valley, hike to jakhoo hill, Kiala forest and so on.
Hampi is also a world heritage site. It is very easy to explore this city as it offers cheap accommodation and traveling. This village is located in the northern part of Karnataka and Virupaksha Temple is the most famous tourist destination here.
Other major attractions are- palaces, temples, fort walls, civil buildings, tanks, irrigation channels, archeological museum, monkey temple and so on.
5. Udaipur, Rajasthan
The city of Lake, Udaipur is one of the friendliest and helpful places of Rajasthan. Through the resorts, you can see the beauty of Lakes. Lake Palace is the most beautiful and known places to see here. City Palace, Jagmandir, Maharana Pratap Memorial, Monsoon Palace etc. are some of the main attractions here. The only solar observatory situated on an Island in India is here in Lake Fateh Sagar. It is connected to most cities through the airport, others can be reached through Jaipur.
6. Kaziranga, Assam
The best wildlife sanctuary, Kaziranga is a must visit place for any traveler. It is famous for its population of one-horned rhino. There are many other animals and safaris are available for the same.
The most peaceful union territory of India is Pondicherry. It still has remnants of the French colony and boosts so much of its culture still. Friendly people, delicious French food and a great shopping place, it is a must-visit destination.
Main attractions are- Rock Beach, Ousteri Lake, Varadaraja Perumal Temple and so on.
Sikkim is the most amazing and beautiful Northeastern place you will ever visit. The culture and people here are kind and warm, making it great for solo traveling. The entire city is made up of mountains, valleys, and Buddhist monasteries.
Must visit places are- Nathula pass, Yumthang Valley of flowers, Khangchendzonga National Park (best trails for trekking) and more.
It is the place that you must visit in India. The best way to explore this serene valley is bikes. It is the best way to experience the true beauty of Himalayas.
It is pretty easy to explore this city in 2 days. Ladakh boasts of many lakes, snow clad mountains and monasteries that people come to visit from far away.
Major activities include- trekking, mountain climbing, camping, and river rafting.
10. Munnar, Kerala
Munnar is known for its tea plantations, beauty, and exotic landscapes. You will find greenery here in every place which just adds more beauty to this place. The people here are honest and hard-working making this city a safe option for solo travelers. its a great destination for honey-room you can find great Kerala honeymoon packages
Main attractions- the four waterfalls and national parks especially Eravikulam National Park. Also, trekking and hiking are 2 of the most fun activities you can do here.
It has many resorts and hotels for you to stay that are equipped with the essentials and more.
I am booking my flight to some of these destinations right away. What about you?