6 Best Places To Visit In India For Elderly Travelers

Planning to surprise your parents with a trip? Here is a list of places that are perfect for elderly travel. Enjoy!

There are two kinds of travelers, one who make traveling their life, and one who prepare all their life to travel. As fun as going to new places can be, making time and collecting enough money for it becomes a great obstacle. Once you have overcome it, you are already in your 40’s! If you have been trying to plan a family trip but couldn’t fix a place that would be fun and convenient for elderly travelers, we are here to help. Read on to know the most gorgeous locations in India where your whole family can enjoy to the fullest.

Haridwar is a favourite with elderlies

Haridwar is a favorite destination for every elderly in India. The ancient city has its undying glam, and the Ganga Aarti is a whole new experience. It is well connected by roads, railways, and air, and once you have soaked in the holy aura, you can trip to Rishikesh and enjoy the gorgeous scenery of the ravines and waterfalls.

Puri is perfect for pilgrimages

Odisha is rich in cultural heritage, and elderlies keep a keen interest in knowing historical places. The coastal city has pilgrimages, JagannathPuri Temple, and many more picturesque sites. Going to Puri during the RathYatra is a whole new experience. Make sure you get your booking done beforehand to enjoy a hassle-free trip.

Rameshwaram abounds in temples

Rameshwaram is located on Pamban Island in Tamil Nadu, where the bridge of floating stones exists. There are many temples and fishing villages that are thoroughly enjoyed by elders. You can also plan your trip from December to February to catch a sight of migratory birds.

Visit Jaipur for culture and art

Jaipur in Rajasthan is a hub of history, delicacies, and friendly people. It is a great tourist destination and hence has facilities every tourist could ask for. There are budget-friendly places that let you do street shopping and if you have a thing for art and craft, you will never want the trip to end!

Ooty is perfect for relaxing

Ooty is one of our favorites because of the pollution-free air and relaxed vibe. Surrounded by Niligiri hills, this place is well connected by flight, road and train. If you are looking for a quiet place for your weekend break with your family, Ooty will never disappoint you.

Munnar offers peace and tranquility

Elderly travelers can never say no to the peaceful environment of this quaint town in Kerala. All year round, Munnar will give you the chills and happy vibes that you crave in your holiday.


Indrani Karmakar from Siliguri is a writer and artist. After graduating in Political science, she broadened her horizons and dived into the world of creativity. She loves adding humour and innovation to everything in and around her. When she is not working, you will find her collecting oddly shaped pebbles, doodling, crafting, and if you are really lucky- you can even catch her humming!
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