If at all there is a destination in India packed with action, it indeed is Ladakh. Being the first one out of the top 10 places to visit in India in June, Ladakh is synonymous with its peaceful monasteries, mountain ranges, pristine lakes, numerous trails, highest motorable roads and panoramic views, all at their best. Visit it with family or friends, the charm of Ladakh can be relished by everyone.
Weather in June: Ladakh enjoys a sunny weather in June and the temperature range is in between 20°C to 30°C.
Major Attractions: Nubra Valley, Shanti Stupa, Khardung La, Thikse Monastery, Leh Palace, Magnetic Hill, Gompa, Chang La and many more.
Things To Do: Trek to Chadar, go on a motorbike ride to Magnetic Hill and Khardung La, enjoy river rafting in the Indus river, mountain climbing at Stok Kangri, jeep safari in Ladakh and much more.
How To Reach:
Leh Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport is the nearest airport to Leh.
Jammu Tawi is the nearest railway station at a distance of 700 kilometers from Ladakh.
By road you can take the Manali-Leh road which is a total of 473 kilometers and this routes opens by mid of June
Shimla forms the core of getaways when it comes to the popular hill stations from New Delhi, and is surely one of the best places to visit in India in June with family. Forming the base for most of the travelers, Shimla also connects major destinations like that of Manali, Auli and Leh via road and leads the travelers to embark on some of the most unforgettable journeys.
Weather in June: The weather is pleasantly mild and 15°C to 30°C is the maximum temperature recorded in Shimla.
Major Attractions: Rashtrapati Niwas, Jakhoo, the Ridge, Christ Church, Annandale, Scandal Point, Green Valley, Kufri, Shimla Glen and many more.
Things To Do: River rafting at Tattapani, mountain biking, heli skiing and golfing in Shimla, go on nature walks, shop at the famous Mall road and much more.
How To Reach:
Jubarhati is the nearest airport to Shimla which is 23 kilometers away.
Shimla is very well connected via railways to the other states in India.
Many state-run and private buses function from Delhi, Chandigarh and Manali to Shimla.
By road, you can take Delhi-Ambala-Kalka-Solan-Shimla route.
A land that offers peace and adventure in its purest form, it does not come as a surprise when Rishikesh which happens to be one of the most coolest places to visit in India during June is also known as the adventure capital of India. Filled with some of the best adventurous activities, you name it and Rishikesh has it all. From rafting to rappelling, indulge in thrilling activities that will evoke your inner adventurer in no time.
Weather in June: The weather in summers is moderate and the temperature has been in the range of 20°C to 35°C.
Major Attractions: Ram Jhula, Neelkanth Mahadev Temple, Laxman Jhula, Rajaji National Park, Triveni Ghat and Goa beach.
Things To Do: River rafting in river Ganga, camping and kayaking in Rishikesh, rappelling over Shivalik Himalayas, bungee jumping from Mohan Chatti, flying fox and giant swing in Rishikesh, trek to Panch Kedar and Chandrashila and much more.
How To Reach:
Jolly Grant airport in Dehradun is located just 35 kilometers away from Rishikesh.
Haridwar is the nearest railway station which is just 25 kilometers away.
A self drive from New Delhi to Rishikesh would take about 5 to 6 hours roughly.
A beach lover’s paradise, you are bound to fall in love with Goa at the first sight. With its rich Portugese architecture, bustling beaches, and vibrant environs, Goa needs no introduction amongst the places to go in June to a traveler who already wishes to spend the best of summer vacations in Goa.
Weather in June: Summers in Goa are comparatively hot but the beaches do all the magic and temperature ranges between 28°C to 33°C.
Major Attractions: Basilica of Bom Jesus, Dudhsagar Falls, Fort Aguada, Agonda Beach, Tomb of St. Francis Xavier, Candolim beach, Benaulim Beach, Cavelossim and Varca beach.
Things To Do: Kayaking in Palolem beach, Kneeboarding in Candolim beach, Windsurfing at Vagator beach, scuba diving at Grande Islands, Jet skiing in Calangute and more.
How To Reach:
The Dabolim Airport is located just 29 kilometers away from the Panjim city.
By train, you can reach Goa via two main railway heads of Madgaon and Thivim.