winter for family vacations
winter for family vacations

Winter is a happy season for many and a sad season for many. Some people celebrate the beauty of this season and explore it globally.

Top places to visit in winter for family vacations –

Switzerland, Zermatt

The fascinating and enriching scenery of Switzerland holds the breath of many. It is a perfect spot for winter vacation. The beauty of Switzerland is unbelievable and is heavenly.

One of the main activities in Switzerland is skiing on the snow.  One can experience the enormous beauty and splendor of Switzerland’s mountains and valleys through skiing.

A small town in the country, Zermatt is the place for snow riders. The town is a real peace provider and a favorite spot for newly wedded couples too. It is known to be the best honeymoon destination of Europe.

The exotic scenic beauty of Switzerland Mountains, unforgettable train memories connecting the outer cities, cable cars’ wonderful moments are everlasting in the eyes, minds, and hearts of the tourists.

Matterhorn, the very popular peak of the Alps, is also a tourist attraction and hub of visitors in Switzerland. The town is not only day shine but night bliss also. People enjoy the nightlife of the town more lavishly.

Kashmir, India

It is one among the most beautiful places in the world irrespective of seasons. Kashmir is fullest in winters, summers, springs and monsoons. Every season comes with a new experience to the visitors. Each day in Kashmir is a request of people to stay longer and explore heaven a little more.

Kashmir is also called Mini Switzerland because it resembling the pleasing country. Srinagar is the white paradise of Kashmir. In winters it is covered with snow like a bed sheet in white.

With walking fun, the Dal Lake in Srinagar is the most exciting place to visit. The lake is frozen in winters and the tourists enjoy the Shikara ride, local cuisine, extracted dry fruits, Kashmiri clothes, trekking and the mesmerizing scenery.

The next best spot is Gulmarg. It is termed as Meadow of Flowers. The town is completely covered with snow and experiences snowfall daily. Tourists can do skiing, trekking, bike riding and very popular Gondola rides in the valley.

Sonmarg is yet another Meadow of Kashmir, the Meadow of gold. People can go camping in Sonmarg with the sparkling freezed lakes and rivers. It is a magical place where everything seems dreamy and magical.

There are many more places to visit such as Pulwama known as Rice Bowl of Kashmir , Pahalgam know for its pine forests which are spine chill densed , Anantnag, the financial and commercial capital of Kashmir, Yusmarg known as Meadow of Jesus, Kargil with a war history of brave Indian Soldiers and Poonch an offbeat yet vibrant town.

Whitefish Mountain,USA

A snow capped mountain also known as Whitefish Mountain is a wonderful spot for winter vacations. Despite its skyrocketed temperature, tourists are always more than estimated.

Cross country skiing and snowboarding are fun activities which people enjoy and view the pleasing beauty of the city which might be hampered by vehicles. 

Another activity to add in your vacation is Fat tire biking. If you love riding bikes and even know how to ride a bike, then this exciting activity is surely for you.

The mountain is filled with many more things. Art studios, sledding, local food, shopping stuff, decorative items, brewery tours, relaxing spas and nightlife exposure fills the tourists with confusion, choices and contentment.

Whistler Blackcomb, Canada

If you are looking for a perfect destination for winters, to relax and refresh yourself, the Whistler Blackcomb resort is for you.

It is a lottery for snowboard lovers. Whistler is covered with snow for over 8100 acres. It has sixteen Alpine Bowls, which is a wow, enormous terrain park, three glaciers and many more. Not only snowboard lovers but spa lovers are also lucky in the Whistler Blackcomb.

A twenty thousand square foot, a couple of minutes away from the Whistler, is the Scandinave Spa Whistler. With its prime location and extreme arrangement, the spa is covered by Spruce and Cedar forest which are located on the bank of Lost Lake.

It is similar to snow cuzzi. It is so much fun just by knowing it all. The trip to The Whistler Blackcomb is incomplete without a hot steamy plate of Poutine and Beaver Tail. It is a must try thing.

Fairmont Chateau Whistler is the most luxurious hotel. It is lavishly styled and designed, allowing people to ski in and ski out.  With its creation, it surprises visitors with breathtaking dining and health clubs. It is located at the base of The Whistler Blackcomb.

An odd yet attractive fun spot in Whistler is The Kettle One Ice Room. It is the World’s coolest Vodka tasting room. Also in Canada the sub zero vodka which is permanently is only one and it is The Kettle One Ice Room.  Tourists can taste exotic flavors of Vodka in this room at an immense temperature which is just wow. The list of activities goes on including snowmobiling, dog sled riding, helicopter rides, tree top walks etc.

Manali, India

With Indian munch, Manali is the favourite destination for winters.  Tourists from different parts come to enjoy the snowfall and the white valley of Rohtang. Rohtang pass is at a higher altitude than Manali and tourists are pleased to visit there. Snowmobiling, tyre skiing, ball rolling, and many other fun games for children and adults are explored.

The food hotspots add a spice to the cold when warm and soothing food waters the mouths of the visitors. The Manali market is yet another hunching hub. Filled with unique products, artistry, and traditional clothing, the market is a night beauty. This market is established on a street for a long distance and is called Maal Road.

There are many more places to visit near Manali such as Manikaran Gurudwara. It is a religious temple of Sikh community, open for all. People enjoy the food there which is provided by the temple free of cost. Solang valley , another mesmerizing landmark of scenic beauty.


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