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Top 5 Places For Solo Travel in India – Scoutripper

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Solo travels bring new energy within you, hence they are gaining prominence. Solo trips give a new meaning to your life. It helps to discover yourself and discover places without waiting for anyone.

India is well known for historical monuments, foggy hill stations, golden desert, rich wildlife and many more. Travellers usually visit India with their family, friends and colleagues. But solo trips have their own adventures as well. You can enjoy your freedom, meet new people, discover yourself, explore new places and overcome your fears.


Here is the list of top 5 solo travel-friendly destinations in India:


1. Manali, Himachal Pradesh:

Manali is also known as the “Honeymoon capital” of India and also lovers paradise. It offers a spectacular view of nature with mountain peaks and lush greenery. Trekking in the snow terrains of Manali will offer a new and exciting solo travelling experience.

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You can also try new snow sports like biking, para-gliding, skiing. The slopes of Solang valley and Rohtang pass will give a peaceful moment of enjoyment.

Best time to visit: February

How to reach: You can fly to Bhuntar which is 10 km from Manali or take a bus or train if you want a longer and more beautiful path along the river.


2. Udaipur, Rajasthan:

If you wish to travel alone, then Udaipur will be the top of your list. Rajasthan is well known for its rich heritage and great hospitality. Lake City Udaipur had many beautiful places like Lake Pichola, City Palace and many gardens and courtyards.

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It offers picturesque views of forts, Hawelis, temples and palaces. You can enjoy the rich culture of Rajasthan, sit by the side of the lake, capture the beautiful surroundings and many more.

Best time to visit: Winter season.

How to reach: Udaipur had a domestic airport which is 22 km from the city. The railway station is located inside the city. If you are looking for luxury options than you can choose Palace on Wheels which is the most famous luxury train in the World.


3. Rishikesh, Uttarakhand:

Rishikesh is the best destination for solo travellers. It is considered as the best place for practising yoga, meditation, Ayurvedic spa and other aspects of Hinduism. Being a solo traveller you can take part in adventurous activities like cliff diving, river rafting, trekking, bungee jumping, rock climbing, kayaking etc.

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Rishikesh is located in the foothill of the Garhwal Himalayan region which is known for white water rafting in the Ganges. Lake Jhula, Ram Jhula, Parmarth Niketan, Ajay Mehandi Art are some of the best places to visit in Rishikesh.

Best time to visit: During the winter season.

How to reach: Jolly Grant airport is the nearest airport to Rishikesh. But train and bus are the best options to reach here.


4. Goa:

Goa is the perfect spot for your solo trip. Single travellers can explore private beaches and experience deep sea fishing to keep themselves busy. Goa’s rich and agile lifestyle combines beach activities that are full of adventures such as surfing, snorkelling, jet-skiing, scuba diving, water skiing and windsurfing and many more Spa & Ayurvedic resorts to indulge in the reviving sessions provided here.

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Do you want to soak in the hot sun, dive into the sea, follow trance music numbers, attend rave parties, sip exotic drinks, or taste continental cuisine? Then Goa is the best choice for you.

Best time to visit: Between November & March

How to reach: Dabolim is the nearest international airport which is located at a distance of 29km from Panaji.All the major Railways and roadways are well connected with Goa.


5. Alleppey, Kerala:

Alleppey is well known as the honeymoon spot for couples. But nowadays solo travellers are more excited about this place. It contains picturesque canals, beautiful backwater, stunning lagoons, exotic beaches and many more.

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It is the holiday destination for solo travellers due to the music festivals, food, dance shows, resorts which offers varieties of spa and Ayurvedic treatment.

Best time to visit: Winter season.

How to reach: Cochin International airport is the nearest which is located 75km from Alleppey. State Transportation Corporation and private service providers operate buses to connect Alleppey to important cities in Kerala.


If you want to explore India along with Nepal than you can take the 15 days India trip and Nepal which makes your trip more memorable.

Read more about Nepal Travel: https://scoutripper.com/himalayas-land-of-beautiful-nature-views-nepal/