Bordered by the marvellous Arabian Sea and blessed with hundreds of natural wonders and historical beauties, Karnataka is a state every traveller looks forward to exploring. Even though it is mostly frequented for its centuries-old sites and monuments, it has everything that can certainly interest every nature lover and photographer. Today, Karnataka witnesses tourists from all over the world in millions. Therefore, it is no surprise it has become every traveller's destination. But how many us really know about the ideal time to explore its beauty? If not, then let us tell you that the grandeur of this beautiful state is at its peak in the month of October.
Yes, during this period, each and every corner of Karnataka seems lost in delight. So, if you are looking forward to exploring Karnataka, then October is the best time when you can enjoy it to the fullest. Here, we list down the 5 major reasons on account which Karnataka becomes a perfect October destination.
1) The Western Ghats Is In Full Glory
One of the hottest hot-spots of biological diversity, the Western Ghats is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is spread over expanses of Karnataka, Kerala, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu. It is one such mountain range in India where you can find and relish the beauty of hill stations, lakes, temples, valleys, grasslands, waterfalls, streams and wildlife sanctuaries.
Therefore, over a period of time, it has gained immense popularity all over the world. But do you know the best time to visit the Western Ghats is in the month of October when it has every bit immersed in ecstasy and bursting out in elation? Therefore, do visit Karnataka in October so that you can witness the beauty of the Western Ghats at its summit.
2) The Climatic Conditions Are Complimentary
October marks the last month of the Monsoon season, and therefore it is the perfect time when you can witness the last drizzle as well as the lush greenery blooming into a heavenly stretch. This is the month when the climatic conditions are favourable and the weather is absolutely cool and pleasant. Wouldn't you love to explore Karnataka when everything around seems comfortable? Certainly yes.
3) Beaches Harbour A Cool And Soothing Breeze
Well, if you are a beach lover and are looking to explore the coastal regions of Karnataka, then it is advisable to visit them during the month of October. This is the time when you can literally enjoy a cool and soothing breeze as you laze by sandy glittering beaches and gaze at the colourful horizon over the Arabian Sea.
The picturesque vistas of the uprush and the backwash are certainly charming. Such is the environment during this month that you wouldn't mind relaxing by the beaches throughout the day. The feeling of that cool breeze as it hits your face and provides you with a rejuvenating experience is certainly perennial.
4) An Off-season Period
If you are a traveller and always avoid exploring places as a seasonal tourist, then you would assuredly understand the significance of an off-season period. Yes, this is the time when you will not be disturbed by the tourist crowd and will be able to avail facilities at the cheapest price, ranging from hotels to flights.
Even though Karnataka witnesses tourists in a huge number during October, the number is certainly low in comparison to the other months. Hence, you can roam around and explore places comfortably and conveniently.
5) Waterfalls And Streams Wake Up In Excellence
We all love sitting by the banks of relaxing streams and revitalising our mind, body and soul. Therefore, if you desire to experience the best of waterfalls and streams in Karnataka, then October is the appropriate time to plan a trip.
This is the period when these water-bodies wake up in excellence and create a composed and surreal environment around them. Don't you think the best of these waterfalls can only be witnessed when they are blessed with tranquil surroundings? So, do consider visiting Karnataka this October to get home the best of travel experiences.