Winters is the time when you just want to have a cozy and comfortable atmosphere while you sit in your bed with a hot cup of coffee, further calming you from the chilling cold. This time period is also the time of festivals when people plan to go on vacations and spend time with their family and friends. Talking not about India, specifically, there are many places that can be chosen as one of the destinations to spend the winter vacations all over the world.
Have a look at the following places that may attract a lot of people.
- Gulmarg, India
The very beautiful place in India and also known as the hub of winter sports- Gulmarg, is one of the most attractive places in India to visit. Gulmarg, is located at the high peaks of the Kashmir Valley and is like the heaven on the Earth. This particular location receives heaviest snowfalls in the Himalayas. Gulmarg has netted the name of the best ski resort in the country. Once you visit this place, you will be surrounded with all the beauty lying in front of you and you are further able to experience the most powerful and the exciting activity of skiing. Apart from skiing, you may also love to experience sledging to the snowboarding.
- Nagano, Japan
After the city has held the winter Olympics in the year 1998, it is presently considered one of the premier ski destinations, globally. The ancient historical towns, a splendid design created by the snow-covered Buddhist temples and without forgetting the enchanting local cuisine with world-class whiskey, are some of the appealing places of the Japanese city.
- Budapest, Hungary
Most of the people avoiding planning to visit Budapest during the winters. But, the beauty of the place is enriched as the layer of snow covers it, making it one of the best winter destinations of Europe. The thermal baths are one of the best things of the Budapest. People who are fond of winter activities may opt for skating.
- Munich, Germany
Munich in Germany is expected to be the most attractive place to spend the winter vacations. It is not important that you visit this place at a specific time but, it will keep you occupied all over the year with the different activities. Some of these striking and appealing points are- the Tollywood festival, the city’s cultural and historical attractions, several cafes and the restaurants. Also, there are some of the Alpine slopes on the outskirts of the city, that is suitable for the couples to relax and spend the leisure time.
- Salzburg, Austria
The best-visited place for the winter season is the Salzburg in Austria. The place has the highest rates of the tourists visiting. To make your trip magical and unforgettable you may try something different by taking a hot water dip, walk down the Christmas markets or carol through the streets.
- Banff, Canada
Banff is expected to be the ultimate destination to be visited in the winter season. The sightseeing just lays a view of a superb scenery with a snow blanket laid as far as you are able to look through. There are many different activities that you can choose to make your vacations memorable and adventurous. You can opt for skiing or snowboarding, ice climbing, hiking, snow tubing can be excellent options.