Mountains are calling and you must go! Winter, a pleasant season is bewitching in the Northern part of India. It is here where one experiences the best snowfall and feels nothing less than Switzerland. Here are the 10 best places to experience Snowfall in India
Himachal Pradesh, also known as Devbhoomi has a number of hill stations where tourists head to experience snowfall. Here are a few homes which are the best places to experience snowfall and also feed your adventurous souls. Our homes are cool and breezy round the year, however, the best time to experience snowfall is December to February.
SaffronStays Chestnut Lodge, a stone villa nestled in the quaint village of Shami-nala is surrounded by snow-capped mountains of Manali. This home not only has simple yet sophisticated interiors but also a well-manicured garden. Bonding with your loved ones as you relax in the warmth of the indoor fireplace, is one of the best places to experience snowfall here in this cozy home.
Getting there: You can take a local bus from Manali to Shaminala to reach the home.
Situated in India’s oldest skiing destination – Narkanda, SaffronStays Honeystone is one of the best places to experience snowfall. This nature retreat is surrounded by majestic mountains & engulfed in lush pine plantations. Having a rustic Pahadi exterior, the interiors of the home also exudes an earthy vibe.
Getting there: To reach the home, you can take a bus till Narkanda. From Narkanda you can hire local taxi cabs.
Set in the tranquil hills of Kullu with mighty snow-capped Himalayas, a gurgling river by the side and a vibrant flower garden, SaffronStays Raison Riverside is one of the best places to experience snowfall.
This homestay in Kullu has picture windows while the whitewashed walls are brought to life with beautiful artworks. You can enjoy the serenity by the river or set out river rafting or on a trek on the nearby hill.
Getting there: Kullu Airport located in Bhuntar is the nearest airport to this rustic home.
If you’re tired of the same old family getaways in Himachal Pradesh, our home SaffronStays Hillcrest, in Dharampur is one of the best places to experience snowfall. This home with heavenly views, serves the best home-cooked Pahadi food you will never forget.
Getting there: Once you reach Dharampur, you can take a local bus or taxi towards Shawar and get off near GL Public School.
Dalhousie is undoubtedly one of the best places to experience snowfall in India . Set right here is SaffronStays Elgin Hall, a home so stunning everyone loves the interiors more than the gorgeous surroundings it has. While the home is draped in blankets of snowfall, we bet you’ll be gorging on some authentic pahadi food and sharing stories by the bonfire.
Getting there: Once you reach Dharampur, take a local bus or taxi towards Shawar and get off near GL Public School.
A pawfect getaway for you and your pet, SaffronStays Jagheri Bagh is one of the best places to experience snowfall. The hospitality staff at this home pampers you while you’re sitting by the warm bonfire, retelling your favourite stories and your pet has acres to run all around.
Wake up to a beautiful view of the mountains and valleys and enjoy the Pahadi hospitality and authentic Pahadi delicacies at SaffronStays Hillview in Kasauli. While the wide french windows seamlessly merge the exteriors with its surroundings, the interiors also grace the bare stone walls with delicate chandeliers and wall paintings. Isn’t this one of the best places to experience snowfall with your family?
Getting there: You can take a bus for Dharmapur and then take a local bus to Garhkhal towards Jagjit Nagar.
If you have been looking for vacation homes near Chandigarh, Kasauli or Shimla. SaffronStays Misty Mountain is the ideal place to enjoy a joyful family time. One of the best places to experience snowfall is this home in Shimla. While the exteriors feature manicured lawns, the interiors are outfitted with wide french windows and comfortable seating areas for you and your family to bond.
Getting there: The home is located at a distance of 900m from Shimla Railway Station. You can hire a taxi from the station to Municipal Corporation, Chaura Maidan.
People die to be in a place with natural beauty, valley, mountain ranges, pine forest, and snow. If asked about their dream house they will definitely have all these in it. We have gorgeous homes in the snow-draped state of Uttarakhand. The thick blanket of snow is seen all over Uttarakhand between December to mid-March. The temperature goes down to 5 degrees, and sometimes even lower. So here are the best places where you can experience snowfall in Uttarakhand
“It’s delightful when your imaginations come true, isn’t it?” said Anne of Green Gables. And living your imagination in this home is why we couldn’t name it any better. SaffronStays Green Gables, a cosy hilltop home in Mukteshwar, not only exudes a simple countryside vibe but also appears to be stylish and elegant. Enjoying the chilly weather by the warmth of the indoor fireplace and the starry night more closely with a telescope is what makes it one of the best places to experience snowfall in this cozy getaway in the North.
Getting there: You can take a cab from Patnagar airport or from Kathgodam station.
SaffronStays Himalaica, a tranquil retreat in the mountains is one of the best places to experience snowfall. Why? Because one can enjoy uninterrupted privacy in this commanding stone structure that is surrounded by lush greenery and towering trees. To add to it, this homestay in Nainital houses Raja, Lama & Cyber, the adorable dogs who will make your stay even more pleasant.
Getting there: While roads connecting to the property are good except for the last patch of 500 m. Guests are advised to check the road and weather conditions before leaving for a road trip.
With nothing less than the best, we promise to make your vacay at these 10 best places for snowfall a truly cherishable one!