India is a place where one can enjoy with family, friends, relatives, or as a solo traveller which is in great trend nowadays. Before you take your globe-trotting to India alone to re-discover yourself, check out exciting places one can travel alone in India.

These are some best destinations to travel solo in India.

1. Bandhavgarh National Park

bandhavgarh national park

When life becomes wild, escape to the wilderness!

Nestled amid the Satpura and the Vidhyan area, it is one of the best destinations for a solo trip to India. Blessed with biodiversity, this former hunting ground of Rewa Maharaja is also known as the “home of Tigers.”

The park is home to around 250 species of birds, 80 species of butterflies, reptiles and many more. Discover the soul of India & spend your holidays on wildlife safari while making plans for other places in Madhya Pradesh.

Things to do

Photography, wildlife safari, excursion to Tadoba, Pench & other tiger sanctuaries are some of the places to visit while traveling to this destination. One can also plan an extensive itinerary tour to Madhya Pradesh taking an extended break here.

How to get there

The closest airport is in Khajuraho & the nearest Railway station is Umaria after Katani.

Best time for a solo trip

One can visit the National Park in October to June when a no. of wild fauna can be spotted at sight. The park is well-famous for Royal Bengal Tigers & elephants,

2.  Mumbai 


One of the famous cities in India worldwide known for the TV & Film industry, the film city is one of the best cities for a first solo trip in India. Representing Indian diversity, the city is the home to the glamour of Bollywood with several heritage sites, pilgrimage, beaches, art galleries, museums, and thrilling nightlife. Perfect for the urban travelers for seeking various new experiences, one can quickly get away from everything and float on the vibes of the megapolis.

Things to do

Enjoy riding in local trains, walking on the Marina Beach, visit various historical sites here. Also, one can go for shopping in various mesmerizing shopping malls & clubs while having a mouth-watering taste of local street foods.

 How to get there

This B-town city has its Airport & a Railway Junction where one can quickly get to the city.

Best time for a solo trip

One can visit the Bollywood city anytime throughout the entire year.

3.  Dharamshala


Dharamshala is one of the best destinations in India for solo travel. The hill town in Himachal Pradesh is home to the largest Tibetan community in India. It is also an abode of the exiled Dalai Lama.

People visiting here enjoy the Tibetan monasteries, if you are lucky enough, you can get an audience with the Holy Highness. The Tibetan community will make you feel right at home.

The Triund trek brings visitors throughout the year. You may come here alone, but you always return with beautiful memories.

Things to do

Adventure is yet another calling for travelers in Dharamshala! So, one can enjoy a lot of adventurous activities here like trekking, paragliding, skydiving, etc. & also can visit Tibetan monasteries while spending some quality days with the Tibetan community.

How to get there

The easiest way to reach here is to take a flight to Dharamshala. Or else you can also take a local bus that takes you to your preferred destination. This will provide you with a complete feel of your tour.

Best time for a solo trip

October to June can be the best time to visit the excellent place.

Explore various tourist attractions in Dharamshala with this tour package.

4.  Gokarna, Karnataka

Gokarna Karnatka

The land of palm trees, blue seas & the golden sands, if a chilled out beach is what you are looking for, then Gokarna is a suitable place for you. No matter if it is a temple place, or beautiful beaches, each being more wonderful than the previous one. You can have some raging bonfires & parties for all party lovers.

Things to do

You can enjoy pleasant weather in this city of Karnataka where you can chill out at hammocks. There is also cottage & guest houses for staying option where travelers can take rest. Stay here like a real backpacker while enjoying the serene, calm & quiet beauty of the place.

How to get there

Travelers can easily get there through well-connected buses & trails. There is also the facility to get here via air, but we recommend you to take the full experience of this beautiful destination via road (driving) instead of flying down.

The nearest airport is Dabolim in Goa.

Best time for a solo trip

The best time to visit here is from October to March when the climate is acceptable because of cold weather conditions.

5.  Bodh Gaya in Bihar

Bodh Gaya in Bihar

A trip to Bodh Gaya is a must-visit for those who are feeling spiritual, historical, or a devotted Buddhist. The destination is vital to Buddhism for being the place where Prince Siddhartha attained enlightenment under the bodhi tree. It attracts a lot of tourists who come here for relaxing mind, body & soul through the means of yoga and meditation.

 Things to do

Buddhist Places here are covered with rich Indian history as well as culture.

How to get there

Bodh Gaya is well-connected via all three modes of transportation, i.e., Air, Rail, and Road. For being the closest point of access through all three from where you can take a bus to the monasteries.

Best time for a solo trip

The best time to visit is November to March while the peak season is from December to January when his holiness Dalai Lama visits the place.

6.  Choki Dhani in Jaipur, Rajasthan

Choki Dhani

It is a small village in Jaipur where people visit to experience different cultures of India & the white desert. Choki Dhani is a well-known travel destination in Jaipur. Rajasthan, is  known for being a cultural state that what prevails even after many years of westernization.

Things to do

One can do a no. of things like watching puppet show, magic show, relieving from the battle of Haldighati, go for shopping at local markets & shops, enjoy animal rides. You can spend a wonderful day here with your family & loved ones.

How to get there

One can get there via road as the destination is at quite a small distance from Jaipur in Rajasthan. Local buses also ride so one can take the facility of those.

Best time for a solo trip

October to March is the best time to visit Choki Dhani, Rajasthan.

These are some of the best places for a solo trip in India. Also, there is unlimited no. of places to visit in India.