Who doesn’t love to be accompanied with their pet while on a holiday? The pet travel industry is on a steady rise not only catering to pooches but our feline friends too. Most hotels and proprietors in famous holiday destinations have started welcoming pets at a very nominal fee. They have also come up with exciting offers like activities and games not only for the tourists but their pets too. Most of these hotels and tour operators charge around 500-1500 for a pet per booking.
Below are few such destinations compiled by us which guarantees super fun for you and your pet!
7 – Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra
Located about 120 kilometers southwest of Pune and 285 kilometers from Mumbai, Mahabaleshwar is a vast plateau measuring 150 kilometers, bound by valleys on all sides. It reaches a height of 1,439 meters at its highest peak above sea level, known as Wilson or Sunrise Point. This place is perfect for sporty dogs who love hill climbing and running. The relatively cooler temperature than most surrounding cities make it a perfect get-away for you and your pet! This place famous for pets especially because of its close proximity to cities like Pune and Mumbai. Best time to visit is during the winter and monsoon seasons, as summers would be pretty hot for your pooch.
6 – Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh
Kasauli is a cantonment and town, located in Solan district in the state of Himachal Pradesh. Kasauli has a moderate climate. Winter temperature is approximately 2 degrees Celsius, with Summer temperatures rarely exceeding 32 degrees Celsius or more, making it perfect for pets to play to their heart’s content. Kasauli is well connected to various cities and can be reached easily by a car.
5 – Tarkarli, Maharashtra
One of the fastest growing tourist destinations in India, Tarkarli is becoming the second most preferred holiday destination after Goa. As a result, this place already has a few hotels that allow pets to accompany guests and can be easily taken to the beach for some real fun. Tourists from all over the world are seen at this place round the year, Tarkarli is blessed with beautiful and clear white sand beaches and serene back waters. This place is a must-visit if you keep and love fishes and are fascinated with sea life. Snorkeling, scuba diving and water sports will surely make aquarium keepers and fish lovers very happy!
4 – Munnar, Kerala
Munnar is one of the most popular hill-resort towns in Kerala and in southern India. It is located on the Western Ghats, situated in the Idukki district. This heavenly place is a must if you love to take your pet along for holidays! The memories of climbing the magnificent hills with your pet and experiencing fascinating scenery will remain cherished for life. Driving up to Munnar is the best way to experience the hills and your pet accompanying you would only make it better!
3 – Mussoorie, Uttarakhand
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Located at a distance of 35 kms from Dehradun, Mussoorie is a wonderful hill station in Uttarakhand. Known as the Queen of Hills, Musseorie is situated at a height of 2000 mts above sea level at the foothills of Himalayas. Being one of the most popular destination in India, hotels in Mussoorie have started allowing guests to bring their pets along with very nominal rates. The best things to do in Mussoorie with your pet definitely including hill climbing and long trails.
2 – Goa
Tourism in India wont be possible without mentioning Goa! This exotic holiday destination is a brilliant choice for you and your pet. There is no shortage of reasons to visit this place because it has so much to offer. Goa has many hotels and bungalows which allow pets to stay with their family. If your pooch loves water, this place will make him happier than ever before!
1 – Manali, Himachal Pradesh
Blessed with some of the most spectacular and beautiful landscapes anywhere, it is a traveler’s paradise and nothing can be better than taking your pet to this place. The ultimate tourist destination with endless scenic beauty, lofty snow peaks, deep gorges, lush green valleys, fast flowing rivers, enchanting mountain lakes, flower bedecked meadows, beautiful temples and monasteries steeped in time. This place is sure to give you and your pet, memories for life.