The scorching summer of India could make it difficult to plan your summer holidays in India in May. But then again, India has its fair share of hill stations where one can relax away from the scorching heat of the cities. There is the picturesque Himachal Pradesh and down South hill stations in Western Ghats offer balmy escape as well as romantic getaways for newlyweds. The cloud covered mountains of Meghalaya, the wild rush in Bandhavgarh, nature trails in Tirthan Valley, Shimla with its distinct colonial charm and munificent climate of Munnar. Here are the few places that you can escape to in the month of May. So pack your bags and set out to explore the best places to visit in India in May.