March to June, sometimes extends to July
The Summer Season in India
India has varied topography and hence the temperature varies through out
the region. Summer season in India is the most unbearable season in the plains of
the country. The Summer season in India lasts from March to the end of June. The northern
plains get the greatest heat. Temperatures often rise to 49 °C.
Temperatures on the coastal plains stay around 29 °C or 32 °C.
Cyclones often bring storms to the coastal plains during summer season in India. Parts of the
southern plateau remain cool during the hot season. The northern mountains
are cool or cold, depending on altitude.
The varied topography also includes some very charming destination ideal to
be away from the scorching heat of the Sun during summer season in India. The high altitude
zones in India are the best option to spend your summers in India.
Venture Around in the Summers
Though this is not the best time to visit India, there are certain places
which you can definitely visit during the summer season in India. The summers are really
unbearable in India. But most of the wildlife sanctuaries and parks are open
during this period.
Some Wildlife Sites You can visit
during summer season in India :
Spend Your Summers in the Cool Wilds
If you are on a Wildlife India tour in the Summers, then prefer the sights
which have pleasant atmosphere. Corbett close to Himalayas will surely be
your first choice, as it will provide you almost everything you might dream
of in the summers.
National Park, Uttranchal
This is the jungle of man-eaters which must be visited if you are on wildlife tour during summer season in India. You must have understood who they are -
of course the tigers. Isn't it bloodcurdling« Don't get frightened, if you
have made up your mind to observe these furious creatures, take an Elephant
ride, as the tigers will not dare to combat them. An elephant ride will make
your trip completely tasteful. Corbett is situated in the state of
Uttaranchal in North India. Also see the leopards, jungle cats, fishing
cats, leopard cats, Himalayan black bears, martens, spotted dees, langurs,
etc. are some of the species which are found here. Besides, you can also
revive yourself in the salubrious ambience of the state.
Nearby Attractions :
Taj Mahal is very close to Corbett National
Park. You can also take a glimpse of the national capital New Delhi.
Head Towards the Himalayas
The Indian Himalayas boasts of some very exquisite sights of the wildlife
India. These will be the ideal wildlife
destinations for you during summer season in India.
Devi National Park,
Great Himalayan National Park, Himachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh boasts of two most eye-catching wildlife sanctuaries in
India - Nanda Devi National Park and The Great Himalayan National Park. These are the ideal wildlife destinations to be explored during summer season in India.
Surrounded by some bewitching mountains ranges, both the wildlife parks are
both the nature and wildlife lover's delight.
The Nanda Devi National Park is one of the most spectacular wilderness
areas in the Himalayas. It is overshadowed by the peak of Nanda Devi, which
rises to over 7,800 m. The rich vegetaion and the luxuriant surroundings are
exceptional in this area. The Fauna section of the park will present animals
like bharal, Himalayan tahr, serow, goral, snow leopard, Himalayan black
bear, brown bear, leopard, common langur, Himalayan musk deer, and brown
beer dominate the park area. There are nearly 80 species of birds in this
area. Warblers, gresbreaks, rose finches and ruby throat are commonly seen
It would be best if your go further north on your wildlife tour during summer season in India and you will discover the most unique and eye soothing
sight of The Great Himalayan National Park.
The National Park with an area of 620 sq km is caved out of the fantastic
mountain terrain of the Kullu District and has the representative area of
temperate and alpine forests of Himachal. It is also one of the largest
protected area of the state. Among the animals you will meet here are - musk
deer, ghoral, thar, bharal, serow, brown bear, leopard and snow leopard.
Bird life includes a variety of colourful Pheasants- Monal, Khalij, Cheer
Nearby Attraction :
If you are in Himachal Pradesh, then there is
nothing which you should miss, as entire Himachal is salubrious and
relaxing. This will be a nice break from the most tiring summer trips.
Wilds In the Paradise on Earth
Yes, you are right - it is Dachigam National Park in the extreme northern
state of Jammu & Kashmir in India and famous wildlife site to be explored during summer season in India. A tour to the wilds of the Himalayas
is the best idea to avoid the scorching sun of the summers. The tour to
Jammu & Kashmir will keep you away from the burning heat of the plains
National Park, Jammu & Kashmir
Dachigam National Park is the best known of all the sanctuaries present in
the state of Jammu & Kashmir in the extreme north of India. Formerly, an
exclusive hunting preserve of the Maharaja of Kashmir, it was declared a
national park in the year 1951, due to a strictly imposed conservation
programme, to preserve the Hangul population or the Kashmiri Stag.
Nearby Attractions :
Vaishno Devi in Jammu and Leh Ladakh will truly
Hunting for the Rhinos
Coming down towards the east, you will be obstructed by the fantastic
sights of the Royal Chitwan National Park in Nepal. Take a drive away to the
Royal Chitwan National Park in Nepal, amidst the beauty of the Terai.
Chitwan National Park, Nepal
Royal Chitwan National Park is Nepals first and most famous national
park is situated in the Chitwan Doon or the lowlands of the inner Terai.
This ecologically diverse area is the last remaining home in Nepal for more
than 300 of the endangered Asian one-horned rhinos and harbours one of the
largest populations of the elusive and rare Royal Bengal Tiger. Besides
Rhino and Tiger, Chitwan also support a great variety of flora and fauna.
There are four species of Deer, including the Spotted Chittal, Leopard,
Sloth Bear, Wild Dog, Small Wild Cats, the white stockinged Gaur (worlds
largest wild cattle) and many other smaller animals.
Nearby Attraction :
Mount Everest, the largest peak of the world.
Go Further Beyond the Eastern India
If you are still not satisfied and searching for more, then don't be
disappointed, as India has lots more for you. Reach out to the northeastern
part of India, housing some very exquisite landscape, making home for some
very rare and endangered species of the wild.
National Park, Assam
If you are hunting for Rhinos, then this is the place for you. Kaziranga
supports the largest number of rhino in the subcontinent. So don't miss to catch a sight of this amazing species on your wildlife tour during summer season in India. The Kaziranga
Wildlife Sanctruary is home to the great one horned Indian Rhino, about 900
in number. Apart from Rhinos, it is also famous for Indian Elephants.
Namdapha National Park, Arunachal
The beautiful forests possess great biodiversity of flora and fauna and one of the best wildlife site to visited during summer season in India.
Namdapha is Botanist's dream and there is a lot still to be discovered. The
park presents a great bio diversity of flora and fauna. The lush green under
growths are thick and networked like cobwebs of canes, bamboos, wild bananas
and variety of vegetations The grandeur of the wet tropical rain forest is a
breeding ground for varieties of animals and birds which is notable and
Nearby Attractions :
Tipi Orchidarium at Arunachal Pradesh, Kamrup
Kamakhya Temple at Guwahati (Assam), the mighty Brahmaputra river.
If you are still looking for wildlife then here are some excellent choice.
, Uttar Pradesh
Gulmarg Biosphere Reserve, Jammu & Kashmir
Govind Sagar Sanctuary, Himachal Pradesh
Hemis High Altitude National Park, Jammu & Kashmir
, Madhya Pradesh
, Madhya Pradesh
, West Bengal
Every season has a speciality in India. Though most unbearable, summer has
its own charm. This is the time when you can relish on Mangoes - India's
Most Mouthwatering Product. If you really want to know India better, then
start with this fruit. If India is not able to hynotise you, Mango will.
This is the season of the Mangoes - the King of All Fruits. Relish on it and
its various delicacies. During summers, Mango dominates almost every part of
India. Also sip some coconut water if you are in West Bengal or Kerala, this
is the finest drink God has created for us. Also savour on the red juicy
watermelons, this will help you survive under the burning heat of the Sun.
Few Difficulties :
Summer is the toughest period in
India. There is scarcity of water everywhere. You might get trapped by some
sun borne and water borne diseases like - dehydration, sun stroke, typhoid,
etc., as the sun at this part of the world is burning hot. In the remote
areas you might not find good quality hospitals.
Few Suggestions :
Avoid strenuous activity during the
hottest hours, and make sure you drink plenty of non-alcoholic liquids to
balance the loss of body fluid through perspiration. What you drink must be
safe - either soft drinks from sealed cans or bottles, or water which has
been boiled or is bottled.
Carry protective creams suitable for your skin type, which will help
protect unavoidably exposed parts of the body. Stay out of the scorching
sun, use what shade there is at other times, and cover up with a
wide-brimmed hat and tightly woven but loose clothing.
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