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7 Offbeat Places in India to Visit in March

offbeat places to visit in march

March brings a wave of freshness in the environment, a time when most of us wish to embark upon an adventurous journey that not only soothes our soul but reenergize us. If your hunger for offbeat adventures is not satiated yet, here are the best places to visit in March this is bound to work wonders on you and make you fall hard for them. It’s high time to ditch regular destinations like Agra, Delhi, and Jaipur etc and find solace amidst the mountains. These offbeat places in India will render you with experiences that you won’t get anywhere. If you want to get to know local people, their culture and traditions, what is the best way to do that if not travelling like a local?

Andretta

Lying in the lap of Himalayas’s Kangra valley, Andretta is a tiny hamlet popularly known for being the home of the oldest pottery studio in India. With vintage houses, lush greenery, breathtaking panoramic views, steep valleys, meditation resorts, Andretta is concealed from the urbanization which is one of the reasons why people seeking relaxation and me-time can’t resist visiting the place.  You can get your hands a little dirty to create your exquisite piece of pottery as the place is renowned for its pottery-making. Aside from that, experiences involving warn sunlight piercing through your window, sounds of birds soothing your mind, the gentle pitter-patter of rain, view of the garden filled with camellias are enough to revitalize your body, mind and soul. So pack your bags before Andretta is flocked by tourists and enjoy everything that it has to offer.

Langza

The remote village of Langza is situated in the most mystical valley in India i.e. Spiti Valley (housing several popular monasteries and building of prehistoric era). This unusual hidden destination is surrounded by green pastures, barren land and snow-clad mountains that are enough to make offbeat travellers go crazy. The tranquility you will feel here is unlike anyplace else and you’d want to stay there forever. If you are tired of the humdrum of cities, Langza is the place that will welcome you with open arms and embrace you as you explore its culture, meet locals, dine with them, learn about its customs. It’s something that cannot be comprehended into words. From fossil hunting to snow leopard sighting, Langza is the place that will cast its magical spell on you.

Gushaini

Himachal Pradesh is the melting pot of offbeat places in India, be it Barot, Bir, Parvati Valley, Tirthan Valley etc, there are places that simply bewitch you with their beauty that put words to shame. You might have explored some of these places if you are a serious wanderlust. However, we bet you might not have yet crossed off ‘Gushaini’ from your travel bucket list. Do you even know that there is a hidden gem in Himachal Pradesh that only a handful of people travel? Gushaini is a picture-perfect small village with rustic riverside homestays that enchant wanderlusts to enjoy and embrace nature’s tiniest things i.e. from watching gushing river to enjoying a picnic on the side of the riverbank. It’s a perfect place to spend a laid-back vacation away from the noise of cities.

Pangot

Located in Nainital, Pangot is a surreal small village that is flocked by nature lovers and bird watchers from across the country. Home to 500+ exotic species of colorful birds, Pangot is an offbeat place that is likely to make you fall in love with it. This low-crowded hill station is ideal for those who seek solace amidst nature and wish to heal themselves. From beautiful surroundings to the dense green forest, melodious sounds of birds to sparkling river, camping in the woods to trekking the mountains, you won’t be able to forget the experience and time you spent here.

Darang

Do you want to rejuvenate your soul or get clarity of mind? Head to Darang in March and all your problems will vanish into thin air. Situated near Mcleodganj, Darang is a tiny hill station that boasts of scenic views of mountains, narrow pathways, misty mornings, gushing river and abundant wildlife. It is a perfect holiday destination for those who want to spend quality time with family, friends and themselves. You might spot a few solo travellers journeying to this place and sharing their experiences about every aspect of life. A soul healer, Darang is a place that motivates you to explore your desires and give life lessons that are worth more than gold.

Nahan

Far from the maddening crowd of cities, Nahan is a small town snuggled in the lap of Shivalik range that delight wanderlusts with its marvelous temples, lofty mountains, forts, lakes, wildlife, gorgeous vistas etc. Talk about places to visit and explore in Nahan, you won’t find the place lacking in anything. There are parks where you can take a stroll, places to shop souvenirs from, mountains to trek, ruins with tales, camping and adventure sports to enjoy. March is the best time to visit the place when the true beauty of the place reaches its peak.

Chakrata

Chakrata is a secluded spot located in Uttarakhand that is a heaven for backpackers and wanderlusts. Chakrata boats of its serene and peaceful surroundings that soothe one’s mind, body and soul. From sun-kissed mornings to starry nights, adventure treks to mediation in nature, sightseeing to simply enjoying pleasant view of the valley, Chakrata is a place to reconnect with nature and with oneself. Those who wish to explore their life, figure out their ambitions and find out ways to tackle the harsh realities of life will find this place a perfect fit for them.