A veritable haven for treasure seekers, India flaunts a strikingly copious array of liberating and uninhibited experiences. But it could take years to truly explore each and every corner of this staggering land dotted with evocative temples, colorful markets, lavish palaces, jade green glowy beaches, and snow-dusted mountain ranges.
Not sure where to begin your life-changing India trip? Let the stars help you decide! Whether you’re an astrology-buff or not, it can be fun to use zodiac signs to determine your next destination.
Impulsive Aries can let loose with a baffling mix of adventure activities, while hedonist Taurus will love appeasing their culinary side with India’s captivating flavors.
Whether you’re a wide-eyed Gemini looking for a mentally stimulating journey, or a spiritual Pisces dreaming of meditating in ancient temples, there’s an India for each and every sign.
Read the full post to find out what should be your next travel destination according to your zodiac sign!
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Where To Travel In India According To Your Zodiac Sign
Aries (March 21 – April 19)
Traits: Energetic, adventurous, impulsive, and courageous
Travel Destinations: Aries dread boredom and, as innate thrill-seekers, they are always dreaming of their next pulse-pounding adventure. Fortunately, India is a wonderland for active and outdoorsy experiences.
One of the best destinations for Aries in India is Manali, a Himalayan resort town adorned with snow-capped mountains, towering peaks, and scenic pine forest walks. Located in northern India, Manali rewards travelers with challenging treks, like the Bhrigu Lake Trek and the inner-Himalayan Pir Panjal Range Trek, river rafting experiences, and several opportunities for extreme sports.
Aries have a very high energy level, who are craving an extra dose of adrenaline go bungee jumping in Rishikesh, a scenic city nestled in the Himalayan foothills and India’s highest bungee jumping point!
Taurus (April 20 – May 20)
Traits: Hedonist, composed, stable, gracious.
Travel Destination: With special affection for all earthly pleasures, Taurus is the foodies of the zodiac. A great destination for these glutton travelers in Amritsar, a northwestern Indian city praised for welcoming travelers with a wooshing collection of Punjabi eateries.
Aside from flavorful Amritsar delicacies, including the famous kulchas ( leavened flatbread filled with cheese or potato), the luxury-loving Taureans will also love experiencing the famous Golden Temple, which is covered with 24 layers of gold coats!
Gemini (May 21 – June 20)
Traits: Intelligent, communicative, friendly, outgoing, adaptable.
Travel Destination: Brainy and fast-thinking, Gemini tend to feel their best at places that stimulate their mind. These people love exciting and non-stop destinations, so a great Indian vacation spot for them is the cosmopolitan Mumbai.
The capital city of Maharashtra, Mumbai has carved out an enviable reputation thanks to its bustling street markets, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, delectable restaurants, towering skyscrapers, and colorful traditional festivals.
In Mumbai, the curious Gemini travelers will always have something to see and do — whether it’s catching a glimpse of the world’s largest outdoor laundry, taking a history class while visiting the 2oth century Gateway of India monument, or having a drink with a view at a sleek rooftop bar.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
Traits: Emotional, nurturing, protective, compassionate.
Travel Destination: Known for their sensitive and caring nature, Cancerians feel their best when they’re around their loved ones. The perfect match for these travelers? A family-friendly vacation to a serene destination, like Alleppey.
Located in the state of Kerala, this sublime city is known for having a serene network of canals and lagoons lined with historic villages, palm trees, and dense greenery. Travelers who visit Allepey can cruise the city’s waterways on houseboats and have a meditative experience while uncovering this destination from a privileged perspective.
Another amazing place for Cancerians is Munnar, an emerald-green hill station covered in tea plantations, waterfalls, national parks, and scenic views.
Leo (July 23 – August 22)
Traits: Creative, exuberant, outgoing, dramatic, enthusiastic.
Travel Destination: The fiery Leo travelers are exuberant and love being in the spotlight. Thanks to their regal nature, they have a thing for luxury and are easily marvel with sumptuous palaces, golden temples, and eye-popping sights.
The perfect place for these flamboyant globetrotters? Agra, in the state of Uttar Pradesh. Best-known for sheltering the mythical Taj Mahal —one of the new seven wonders of the world —, the city also houses other well-worth visiting landmarks. There’s the red-sandstone Agra Fort, former residence of Mughal Dynasty, the 1600s Glass Palace, carefully manicured gardens, and more!
Virgo (August 23 – September 22)
Traits: Down-to-earth, methodical, analytical, helpful, patient.
Travel Destination: Regarded as the perfectionists of the zodiac, Virgos tend to overthink and can even have a hard time relaxing. People born under this sun sign will have the time of their lives if they opt for a beach holiday where they can experience nature in a unique, immaculate setting.
Offering a medley of alabaster-white sands, gin-clear waters and magnificent sunsets, South Goa is a delightful vacation spot for these travelers. While exploring this destination, the sometimes uptight Virgo’s can relax and go canyoning, scuba diving, sunbathe on pristine beaches and escape from the everyday pressures of life.
Libra (September 23 – October 22)
Traits: Charismatic, self-indulgent, social, intellectual, sophisticated.
Travel Destination: Sophisticated and with an eye for beautiful things, Libras are all about aesthetics. These travelers love exploring Instagrammable places that are visually appealing, and will certainly have a great time visiting Jaipur, the capital city of Rajasthan.
Also known as the Pink City, the pastel-hued Jaipur will make Libras feel like they’re in a Wes Anderson movie. There’s the honeycomb-like Hawa Mahal, the eye-catching Amber Fort, the lavish City Palace, and other rosé details that will mesmerize these harmony-loving globetrotters.
Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)
Traits: Mysterous, intense, deep, passionate, intuitive, introspective.
Travel Destination: As the emotionally-intense Scorpios are drawn to what’s beyond the surface, their travel plans should include destinations that have a secretive and mysterious aura. A great place for this slightly obscure, yet emotional, zodiac sign is Kuldhara, in Rajhastan.
Founded in the 13th-century, Kuldhara used to be a prosperous village inhabited by the Paliwal Brahmins, who are believed to have cursed the place before they left it. Legend has it that after the curse no one would ever be able to settle in the Kuldhara village again.
Despite its spooky atmosphere, Kuldhara is a fascinating archaeological site that’s steeped in history.
Scorpios looking for a less eerie trip can visit Leh, in Ladakh. This heavenly town is adorned with rugged valleys, mystical rivers, and ancient monasteries that offer Scorpio people plenty of opportunities to reconnect with themselves.
Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)
Traits: Adventurous, optimistic, honest, fun, friendly.
Travel Destination: No one loves to travel more than the free-spirited Sagittarius. When they’re not exploring the far-flung destinations of the world, they can be seen day-dreaming about their next adventure, trying to score cheap flight ticket online, and creating Pinterest boards with whimsical pics of their bucket-list destinations.
The best vacation spot for this zodiac sign? Kodaikanal, a hill town that encompasses densely forested valleys, waterfalls, wooded jungles, and granite cliffs.
Nature-loving Sagittarians can also go rock climbing in the glorious mountains of Parvati Valley, or enjoy a wildlife safari at Ranthambore National Park.
Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)
Traits: Hardworking, ambitious, serious, disciplined.
Travel Destination: Highly committed and dedicated to everything they do, Capricorns won’t stop until they reach their goals. They set high standards for themselves and can spend months on end working without even think about going on vacation.
As people born under this zodiac sign tend to be slightly workaholics, they might need a well-deserved leisure holiday to rewind and relax from time to time.
If you’re a Capricorn globetrotter in need of a break from your smartphone and laptop, head over to the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. While exploring this idyllic destination, Capricorns will be spoilt of choice with gin-clear water beaches, lush rainforests, and marine national parks.
Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)
Traits: Independent, smart, witty, free-spirited, easy-going.
Travel Destination: Unconventional Aquarians have a passion for everything that is different, and love making their own rules. As this also applies to travel, people born ruled by this air sign tend to prefer offbeat destinations and the less-known marvels of the world.
A great travel place for Aquarians is the Thachi Valley, a hidden gem in Himachal Pradesh. This budget-friendly destination is best known for its apple orchards and scenic treks that offer sweeping vistas of the Himalayas.
Aquarius trailblazers can also ride Bactrian camels in the alluring Nubra Valley, a stunning region framed by the snow-dusted Himalayan ranges and dotted with Buddhist monasteries.
Pisces (February 19 – March 20)
Traits: Spiritual, senstive, intuitive, dreamy, artistic.
Travel Destination: The most spiritual zodiac sign, Pisces is famous for its sensitive, mystical and intuitive nature. Not by chance, a lot of Piscean travelers seek places that are associated with spirituality or some kind of devotional practice.
Varanasi, the holiest of the seven sacred cities of Hinduism, is the perfect place for these travelers. Home to some 3,000 temples, this sacred city bathed by the holy waters of the River Ganges is best-known for its ghats where thousands of devotees go to wash their sins away.
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