1. Lava, West Bengal If you want to enjoy peace along with snow, then this sleepy town in West Bengal is the best place to visit. Perched at an altitude of 7,016 feet above sea level, the majestic view of Mount Kanchenjunga becomes a sight to behold.

2. Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh Known for housing India’s largest monastery, Tawang experiences a beautiful snowfall season every year from November to May. Located at an altitude of 3048 m above sea level, it is surely a winter wonderland.

3. Zuluk, Sikkim Nestled in the eastern Himalayan ranges, Zuluk is at a height of around 10,100 feet. Once a transit point for the historic Silk Route from Tibet to India, it is now a small village with beautiful homestays for a snow-clad holiday.

4. Auli, Uttarakhand One of the more popular destinations for experiencing snow, Auli is a top spot for skiing and snowboarding in the country. Located at a stunning height of 2,909 m above sea level, the place offers majestic views of Nanda Devi and Nar Parvat.

5. Mussoorie, Uttarakhand Nestled in the Garhwal Himalayan Ranges, Mussoorie in Uttarakhand is also known as the Queen of the Hills and with good reason. A tourist favourite, the is famous for its picturesque viewpoints providing amazing views of the Doon Valley.

6. Narkanda, Himachal Pradesh Surrounded by the Himalayan ranges, Narkanda is a beautiful destination to experience snowfall. The place experiences heavy snowfall during winter and is only a drive away from Shimla. It also serves as a skiing resort during the winter from October to February.

7. Manali, Himachal Pradesh A popular winter destination in the country, Manali in Himachal Pradesh is one of the best hill stations to witness and enjoy snowfall at its best. December to February is the best time to experience snowfall with various tourist attractions such as  Hidimba Devi Temple, Manali Sanctuary, Mall Road and so on.

8. Gulmarg, Jammu and Kashmir The centre for adventure sports in Jammu and Kashmir, Gulmarg is the favourite snow destination of hundreds of tourists. Gulmarg offers breathtaking views of snow-crowned Nanga Parbat, located in Gilgit, Pakistan and of Harmukh, which is located in Ganderbal, Jammu and Kashmir.