India has three seasons: Winter, Summer and Monsoon. Shockingly, August falls right in the rain season which keeps going from starting or center of June until end of September. This implies there can be substantial tough precipitation in many areas crosswise over India in August.

Be that as it may, despite the fact that it’s for the most part off-season for tourism in India, it doesn’t mean you can’t travel. India has in excess of one atmosphere zone and one needs to separate between them. Besides, there is no such thing as terrible climate, as my PE instructor used to state. There are just wrong garments and an unacceptable state of mind.

The primary focal points of this time:

You can get off-season can foresee lodgings, even in the extravagance segment over your remain. Extraordinary time for explorers!

You can appreciate most places to yourself with negligible number of vacationers so your experience can be more bona fide.


Kerala and Goa more often than not get substantial rain amid the rainstorm. It dampens plans of investigating the province of Kerala or unwinding on the shorelines of Goa. When it downpours, it will rain for a considerable length of time, it will be overwhelming, and it might rain for a whole day. At that point it can clear up for a few days and not rain by any stretch of the imagination.

In any case, the field wakes up amid these months. It is beautifully green and the streams and lakes are overflowing with water. Since it can get still truly hot and particularly near the ocean side extremely sticky, the slope stations wind up mainstream goals among local voyagers. Wayanad, Munnar and Thekkady in Kerala offer lavish green nature and hypnotizing sees.

Hampi is encompassed with lavish green rice fields in the storm. Photograph Hampi is encompassed with lavish green rice fields in the storm. Photograph from Flickr, Manoj Vasanth


The rough surroundings of Hampi where you can investigate antiquated sanctuary and royal residence vestiges of a domain long gone, may be justified regardless of a visit as it can get extremely hot and dry in focal India amid whatever is left of the year. Look at an a conceivable outing course to Hampi here.

Yet, endeavor to abstain from going by the territory of Tamil Nadu in August. The downpours amid the main rainstorm – Tamil Nadu faces a second period of Monsoon in December – have been fairly feeble here finished the most recent years so it can get still exceptionally hot and moist without the cooling impacts of the rain.

Visit Goa and Kerala in August in the event that you need to appreciate off-season rebates, remain at an exquisite extravagance resort for not as much as a large portion of the cost and appreciate having the place to yourself. Having a dip in the sea may be somewhat unsafe because of the solid streams accompanying the south-west storm however a significant number of the reduced resorts have pools.

In the Backwaters of Kerala there are numerous snake pontoon races everywhere throughout the mid year yet the greatest ist the Nehru Trophy Snake Boat Race happening each year on the second few days of August in Alleppey. Toward the finish of August the Onam Festival begins. This is a gather celebration and the most vital festival in Kerala. On the main day you should visit Tripunithura, close Ernakulam in Kochi where a motorcade with beautified elephants, music and bright dressed local people would happen (25/08/2017 and 15/08/2018).

Goa turns out to be bumpy and lavish the further you travel far from the coast.Here you can climb to the Dudhsagar Waterfall which is among the five most noteworthy of India however certainly the least demanding open.


While Delhi, Agra, Varanasi and Rajasthan likewise get rain amid the period of August, the force is never the same as in South India.

Particularly from the lower regions of the Himalayas in the north down to focal India underneath Delhi and Agra the showers are not as substantial and don’t keep going as long. The temperatures chill off amid the downpours when it is shady and cloudy and the farmland turns green.


In the Thar sweet of Rajasthan there won’t not be any rain whatsoever. On the off chance that it downpours it is solid however doesn’t keep going long. After two or three extremely hot months amid the primary portion of the year the rainstorm months convey some cooling minutes to the district.

Rain over the Lakepalace in Udaipur, Rajasthan. Photograph from Flickr, McKay Savage Rain over the Lake Palace in Udaipur, Rajasthan. Photograph from Flickr, McKay Savage

August can really be a significant pleasant month to visit North India. It isn’t amazingly hot because of the downpours, there are off-season rebates for most facilities and administrations, less traveler swarms and the truly rich farmland. Be that as it may, each rain season is unique and at times it can rain progressively and in a few years dry seasons turn into an issue. It’s unquestionably more muggy than in the winters.

The peculiar celebration of Krishna Janmashtami occurs in August or September (14/08/2017 and 02/09/2018). It includes individuals building human pyramids by jumping on each other. The greatest occasions occur in Mumbai and Mathura, near Agra, where Krishna was conceived and grown up.

Different celebrations in August:

02/08/2017 and 26/08/2018 Raksha Bandhan. Sisters tie a rakhi (designed wrist band) around their siblings wrists and get endowments consequently. Great time to remain at a homestay to watch the festivals.

15/08 Independence Day. It’s a national occasion so be set up for banks, shops and some open structures to be shut. Most occasions occur around the Red Fort in Delhi.


August is a decent month to visit Leh and Ladakh as the climate is clear with insignificant or no rain. It would already be able to get cool, particularly in the second 50% of August so make certain to pack some woolen garments.

Whatever is left of Himalayas, i.e. Himachal Pradesh, Uttrakhand, Sikkim and Darjeeling get a considerable measure of rain amid the long stretch of August and avalanches are exceptionally normal. Rishikesh, Dharamsala and Manali as the most famous urban communities in this district frequently confront heaps of rain in August so open air exercises are for the most part outlandish. On the off chance that you might want to go to Leh a flight may be a superior thought than passing by street.


Look at some course choices to movement in the north here.

With everything taken into account, it is conceivable to set out in August to India. In the event that you appreciate exploring with little spending and greater legitimacy because of less sightseers, at that point August is the ideal opportunity for your enterprise. Simply pack a rain coat and gum boots and be set up to invest some energy amid substantial rains inside with some ‘chai’ and a decent book.

In case you’re intending to movement to India in August, design your excursion with us now and we make the best outing considering the climate and different conditions. We ensure you will have an awesome time!


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