19 April 2021 | 4 min read

Best Places To Go On A Family Vacation


A family vacation is crucial to family happiness. It gives you the best opportunities to create some happy and unforgettable memories with your family . Studies show, to have a wholesome life, it’s essential to take a break and travel with family as much as possible. But sometimes, it can be confusing to decide the ideal destination for a family vacation. Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered.

We have rounded up some fantastic places to visit with family in India. So, you don’t have to hustle to find family vacation ideas. All you have to do is go to these places and have the time of your life with your family. Read on to explore more about these destinations to plan a memorable family trip.

No matter where you are going, it’s always great to save while you travel. That’s why here’s something that you must check out!

1. Kashmir

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The paradise on earth or the nation’s crown – Kashmir is one of the best places for a family vacation. This magical place has a rich culture and mesmerising natural beauty that you can enjoy as a family. Travelling is all about experiencing new things and meeting new people. Kashmir is truly a heaven for you if you are looking to explore new things while travelling with your family. The sheer beauty and pleasant weather of Kashmir attract people not only from India but also from abroad! From fantastic food to adventure sports to incredible scenic beauty, Kashmir has everything to be an excellent spot for your family vacation. 

Things to do: Go on shikara ride, stay on a houseboat, explore the Himalayan valleys, horse riding, eat at local eateries, try skiing, take the Gondola ride.  

2. Coorg

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This famous hill station in the state of Karnataka is perfect for a family staycation . Apart from Coorg’s coffee and pepper plantations, you can roam around with your family to explore the different waterfall and rich wildlife. Coorg Sanctuary is the best place to do that as it’s blessed with some diverse animal life. What’s more, the weather is always pleasant here, so you don’t have to wait for the perfect weather condition to plan your family trip. You can just pack your bags any time of the year and head to Coorg. You will never be disappointed.

Things to do: Explore the western ghats, visit a Buddhist monastery, befriend Asiatic elephants and tigers, try authentic food, and shop at local markets.

3. Kodaikanal

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If you are looking for family vacation ideas, you can never go wrong with hill station destinations. Known as the ‘Princess of the Hill Stations, Kodaikanal is one such destination that never fails to amaze you with its beauty. You can spend some quality time with your loved ones exploring the best of Kodaikanal. Your family can enjoy several parks and waterfalls. Kodaikanal’s star-shaped lake, which is spread over 60 acres, offers many activities that kids love. 

Things to do: Visit the famous lake, go on trekking, hike through the forest, click lots of photos, enjoy yummy food.

4. Gangtok

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This is a place that can give you a taste of different cultures as Gangtok is home to many people who belong to Tibetan, Nepali, and Lepchas cultures. Its pleasant climate throughout the year makes it one of the best places to visit with family. This land of some remarkable views is a must-visit spot that your family will adore.

Things to do: Try unique foods and cuisine, visit Nathu La Monastery, take a trip to Tsomgo Lake, enjoy the panoramic views of Kanchenjung from Tashi Viewpoint and Ganesh Tok, and ride on the Ropeway

5. Hampi

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This renowned village in Karnataka has been recognised as a UNESCO World Heritage site. Hampi  is filled with structures that showcase the brilliance of Vijayanagara architecture. This is one of the destinations where your family can learn a lot about our country’s architecture, art, and history. Beautiful temples add extra charm to the aura of Hampi. Visiting these temples can be an exhilarating experience for your kids. 

Things to do: Visit temples, try camping by the lake, explore local markets, and savour Israeli meals at local cafes.

6. Rajasthan

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Rajasthan is home to rich Indian cultures and artful architectures. Despite being a hot region, Rajasthan makes for an outstanding destination for a perfect family trip. Fortunately, summers in Rajasthan are dry and not humid, so the heat is quite bearable. Still, you can avoid the heat by tweaking your itinerary a bit. Plan your trips during early mornings or late evening to enjoy pleasant weather in Rajasthan. Spend afternoons relaxing or taking spas to feel rejuvenated.  

Things to do: Bird watching, go on trekking, enjoying lake views, sightseeing, shopping, and visiting palaces

7. Andaman Island

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Beach vacations are the best. This summer, take your family to the beautiful beaches of the Andaman Islands. From exotic beaches to deserted islands to volcanic mountains to National Parks, your family will have a lot to explore in Andaman. Head here with your family to take a break from the mundane routine. Indulge in adventurous water sports and activities to feel refreshed and rejuvenated. 

Things to do: Try water sports, visit different beaches, enjoy sea sunset, savour seafood, and explore Andaman through sightseeing.



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