As bone-chilling winter continues to grip northern India, some parts of the country have turned into a snowy wonderland, offering breathtakingly picturesque views. Here are 5 best places that you can visit to see the snow in the first 20 days of 2020.
1. GULMARG, JAMMU, AND KASHMIR
No words can best describe the surreal beauty of Gulmarg. And well, the beauty is simply doubled when this town sees snowfall. You can enjoy the pristine white vistas of the Valley with Gondola rides and indulge in other adventurous activities. It is likely to snow in Gulmarg throughout the first half of January.
2. AULI, UTTARAKHAND
Nestled in Uttarakhand, this heavenly snow meadow is perfect not only to witness snowfall but also to enjoy activities like skiing. So wait no more, and start planning your trip to the land of snow NOW.
3. SONAMARG, JAMMU, AND KASHMIR
Another stunning place in Jammu and Kashmir, Sonamarg is also likely to receive snow showers on many days in the first 15 days of January. You will not easily get over the pristine white views of snow-covered Sonamarg, we bet!
4. MANALI, HIMACHAL PRADESH
Manali and neighboring places like Rohtang Pass, Kullu and Solang receive plentiful snowfall in winters. And the first fifteen days of January are no different. You can surely pack your bags and escape to this popular hill station to start the new year on a perfect note.
5. YUMTHANG, SIKKIM
Yumthang is a tourist hub in Sikkim and is also known as the valley of flowers. This beauteous place on the northeastern side of the country will also see snow showers in January this year.