It is never easy to survive summer season in India. At the peak of the season, the temperatures will be insanely high. People want to travel and go to some place which has a pleasant weather in this season. Here are the best places for you to travel in South India in the month of March.
March is still the beginning of Summer and there are several places where you can enjoy a cool climate. So, pack your bags and choose any of these destinations for your travel in March.
These are also some of the top summer destinations in South India.
Devikulam is a small hill station near to the famous Munnar. The slopes of tea plantations can be seen here as well.
Devikulam is ideal if you want a quiet time. The climate will be pleasant and the hill station will be less crowded compared to Munnar. So, it is a good getaway for March travel.
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The town of Srisailam is at the base of Nallamala Hills. On top of the hill is the famous Mallikarjuna Temple. The river Krishna river also flows through this town. So, take a travel to this spiritual town in Andhra Pradesh.
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The hill station of Coonoor is one of the best places to travel in March. It is situated at an altitude of 6070 ft above the sea level. The surrounding tea estates and the scenic landscapes are worth a visit. It is one of the top summer destinations in South India.
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Nagarhole National Park
Nagarhole National Park is one of the popular wildife spots in Karnataka. Though, the best time to travel here is the winter, many prefer to visit from March to May. The rich forest cover keeps the surroundings cool.
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Wayanad is an year-round destination. The bounty of nature is a blessing to Wayanad. Tourists can easily choose it for travelling in any month. However, the weather in March will be cool and people can happily plan a trip here.
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Beach destinations are usually not preferred during summer but in Lakshadweep it is the peak season. The reason is the adventure sports; March to May is the peak time for adventure activities in the island. So, pack your bags for a thrilling time here this month.
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Mysore, at the base of Chamundi Hills, is voted as the cleanest in India. The city is considered as one of the calm places when compared to Bangalore. Though the temperature may rise in the afternoons, overall a pleasant weather exists in March.
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Periyar National Park
Jungles are one of the best getaways in Summer. Periyar National Park in Thekkady is one such wildlife destination to visit in March. The national park with its rich flora and fauna is worth a travel. The best season for travel here is from October to June!
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