Kick starting this winter with a short vacation ? Here is a complete list of top 5 lesser known places to visit in India which will surely make all the readers to get up and travel.

1. Murudeshwar, Karnataka

Murudeshwar, which is known as the land of Shiva and Scuba is a tiny temple town located on the western coast of India in the state of Karnataka. Murudeshwar is known for its second highest shiva statue in the world. This shiva statue’s structure stands tall watching all above the sea and all around. Murudeshwar is also very well known for its scuba diving at the month of December. Head to this place in December to perform some highly adventurous scuba diving and for its scenic beauty and serene environment.

Murudeshwar- Karnataka

2. Kutch, Gujarat

Gujarat is a place which is filled with white sand and warm temperature for most months of the year. Summers at Kutch are intensely hot, while winters are cooler with the temperature falling to 0 degrees. Kutch during December changes into a center of festival, arts and culture as it conducts its grand Rann Mahotsav. Visit this place in December to add more colors to your life.

 Kutch - Gujarat

3. Auli, Uttarakhand

This place in India is known for being the skiing destination of India, it is largely visited by the peoples from abroad as well as within the country. December is the month which is considered to be the best time to visit this place because of its high amount of snowfall. Visit Auli during the month of December to try out skiing and adventurous sports or chill and relax looking at the scenic beautiful views of the Himalayas.

 Auli - Uttarakhand

4. Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

Lucknow is considered to be one of the oldest cities in India due to its heritages, art and culture. Lucknow is one of the most popular tourist cities in India. Visiting this place in December and checking out its Food and traditional monumental architectures will definitely make a mark on your travel dairy for a whole lifetime.

Lucknow - UttarPradesh

5. Jodhpur, Rajasthan

This place in India is famously known as the “Blue City“, Jodhpur is considered to be one of the most popular tourist place in Rajasthan. This place has a very rich realistic culture and history. There can be many historical temples, forts found in almost most part of Jodhpur. Visit this place in India for a perfect December holidays.