When is the Best Time to Visit India? It depends on the weather! Our latest video is a 10-minute introduction to India's climate and a crash course in seasonal trip planning.
India is best traveled by seasons. When you travel in India you not only experience an amazing mix of cultures and cuisines, but also climates, topography, and weather! Our goal in this short video is to explain what you need to know so you can plan to visit the right place at the right time of year. We give you a brief overview of the climate across the Indian subcontinent and then make some recommendations about where to go during each season.
- Too much information to remember? Download the transcript of our video in PDF format.
- A useful spreadsheet-style climate chart from the India Mike website. They also have this great post about climate and visiting India.
- Terrific Wikipedia articles about the Climate of India and Monsoons. Wikipedia also has neat climate charts for locations you might consider visiting. For example here are the charts for Dharamsala, Rishikesh, Goa, Mysore, Mumbai, and Trivandrum