Monsoon in India is one of the most eagerly looked forward to time of the year. With the heavens opening up, the entire country turns a million shades of green and the parched earth springs to life again. The dramatic scenery coupled with the pleasant weather makes monsoon a great time to visit some of the states in India which transform into places full of dreamy landscapes and spectacular views. These places make you feel like there is no better time than the monsoons to take a trip across India. (ALSO SEE 10 best monsoon destinations in Maharashtra) We give you 20 amazing monsoon photos from all across India that will tempt you to take a trip at the earliest! Also Read - COVID-19 Bodies to be Sent to Mortuaries Within 2 Hours, Delhi Govt Issues Additional Guidelines

1. The Western Sahyadris that spread across Maharashtra and Karnataka

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2. Cherrapunjee in the northeast Indian state of Meghalaya is one of the wettest places on earth

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3. A glimpse of the amazing Bandra Worli Sea Link in Mumbai during the rains


4. A cloudy day near the Gorur Hemavathi Dam in Karnataka


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5. A dramatic scene at the Taj Mahal on a rainy day!

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6. The green Munnar in Kerala becomes even greener during monsoon


7. Roads in Kashmir are flanked by such views on cloudy days


8. Jorhat in Assam which is known for its natural beauty gets even better!


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9. The rainforest in Karnataka’s Agumbe


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10. Rains approaching the hilly region of Maharashtra

11. Even as rains approach the tea plantations, workers continue their routine in Darjeeling


12. The quaint hilly town of Rewalsar in Himachal Pradesh becomes greener than ever!


13. Monasteries in Ladakh’s rugged terrain stand out on cloudy days!


14. A cloudy day in West Sikkim


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15. Rain cloud approaching a paddy field in Tamil Nadu


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16. Ratnadurga fort in Maharashtra’s Ratnagiri


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17. A rainy day in Khajuraho


18. A fishing village in Kerala on a rainy day


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19. No amount of rain stops people from visiting the Gateway of India in Mumbai!


20. And the several waterfalls that burst out in Maharashtra’s Malshej Ghat!


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