Reckoned as the serene hill station, Chail resides amidst the lush green pine and deodar trees. If you are confused about the best time to visit Chail, we say plan it anytime. Be it either summer, monsoon or falls, the divine beauty of this Hiker’s paradise has a freshness that sprawls all around the year.

Chail marks its sophistication with a wide array of tourist attractions. Lover’s Hill, Panchmukhi Hanuman Mandir, Vansh Arena, and Sidh Baba Ka Mandir are some of them. Horse-riding, trekking, paragliding, skiing, and strolling are there to excite your nerves.

Chail place has stable weather throughout. This makes it a picturesque hill-station for those who wish to embrace nature. Chail accounts for pleasant summers and chilling winters with rainfalls ranging from mid to high levels. Thus, you can rely on Chail in monsoons too if you seek indoor relaxation.

Once upon a time, this opulent place was a point for Maharaja Bhupinder Singh’s summer retreat. If you take a dig at the statistics, Chail remains busy with tourism in June. Chronologically, May and August are the next busiest months here. On the lower side, people tend to avoid Chail trips during October. Likewise, your rental cost varies with the seasonal alternations.

For those who are planning to visit Chail for the first time ever, here we would like to simplify the equation for you. Have a look at what type of climate stretches across the three primary seasons of the year

Here are the best seasons to visit Chail:


Chail in Winter

Chail in Winter

Months: October to March

October to the March marks as the fall in Chail. During this period, you may experience a drop in temperature to nearly 10
oC (on an average). If the weather turns aggressive, it may even drop to a point where you have to stay indoors to keep yourself warm. This may sound disturbing for those who reach Chail to enjoy the snow-capped mountains. So, make sure that you carry a lot of warm clothes to shield you from the frosting cold. Goosebumps are common!

It feels like the cold breeze blowing all over the lofty Himalayan ranges are here to whisper a magical sound in your ears. The whiteness spread all around assures you how peaceful this place is to isolate yourself from other city dwellers. However, people tend to resist their temptation of visiting Chail in winters on account of its harsh cold. Excessive skin dryness and absolute chilling temperature are the sole reasons to drop Chail for a winter retreat.

On the contrary, when you look at Chail from an adventurer’s perspective, you find Chail to be covered all over by a white and cold blanket. This raises the charm of Chail and makes the place more pristine than ever! If you are an adventure freak, then believe us, this place has a lot to suffice your adventure cravings. Once here in winters, then you are irresistible towards Chail's sophisticated beauty.

A humble request- Never forget to pack heavy woolen clothes to wrap yourself all around! There is a three-day festival (Bhoj Fair) in November here. Do not miss on it as it is prestigious Chail festivals.

Places to visit while you are here in winters:

Hotel Chail Residency offers one of the most fanatic views of the snow-capped Chail. Equipped with modern and high-tech amenities, rooms here are cozy and well-maintained.
The snow-capped Himalayas are harder to resist, especially in the early morning. When the sun’s rays fall over their snowy surface, it imparts a lustrous glow to it. To snap down this moment, Chail tourists wake up early to head towards the desired spot.

Activities to do in winters:

Although not many activities to enjoy in winters, you still can try a hand at snow fight and ski. Snow fights or snowball throw seems to be favorite pastime activities of those who make their way to Chail in winters. Many try a hand at skiing to glide over the snow blanket stretched over miles.


Below 10ºC

May drop below -2ºC


Chail in Summer

Chail in Summer

Months: March to May

Summers are long holidays for schools and universities in India as it is the academic year closure and is undoubtedly the best time to visit Chail. People, therefore, plan out most of their rejuvenating trips during these months of summer. Chail experiences summers from March and winds up towards the dusk of May. Chail exhibits an averagely ranging temperature throughout the daytime in summers and rises about 15
ºC. At the extreme point, summer temperature here extends up to 36ºC

Regular summer visitors of Chail claims the season to be a bang on for enjoying the real beauty of this place. So, when you are here in summers, be sure shot that you are going to lose yourself from all the hustles of your stressed routine. Reap out as much as you can from your Chail visit.

Chail is a perfect summer destination spot to fight the burning heat of metropolitan cities. March witnesses a temperature range of 11 to 28
ºC In April, it is 18 to 35ºC,and in May it ranges from 18 to 36ºC. As the place is quite far from your city hustles, quality of air remains intact on the higher levels.

Baisakhi celebrations in April is a sure thing to entertain and acquaint you with the culture of Chail.
You can enjoy your Chail summers by gazing high at the bright blue skies juxtaposed to the mighty ranges of pious Himalayas. The lush green tree cover that runs on both sides of the road is enough to keep you engaged in their mesmerizing beauty.

Lazy strolls on the lush green grass are one of the favorite pastime activities of Chail visitors.
The best thing about visiting Chail in summers is that here the humidity and temperatures intertwine together to give you a warm and pleasant environment.

Places to visit while you are here in Summer:

The Palace of Patiala Kings, Chail Wildlife Sanctuary, Famous Cricket Ground, and Kali ka Tibba.

The Palace of Patiala Kings leads you back to the era of Maharaja Bhupinder Singh. If you have a historian residing within you, this is a sure shot place to visit. Stretched over 75 acres of land, it was later converted to a luxurious hotel homing a fantastic museum with artifacts of the princely states.

Chail Wildlife Sanctuary is home to endemic species of flora and fauna. Another best place for Chail researchers, this sanctuary is meant for lovers of wildlife and safaris. It might interest you to note that once upon a time, it was a hunter’s reserve.

Another unique construction signifying the presence of Maharaja Bhupinder Singh is the Chail Cricket Ground. Rotate your eyes all around, you will find a thick layer of deodar trees encircling this ground.
Chail is no more isolation to the religious travelers. You can march ahead towards Kali ka Tibba to seek the holy blessings of Goddess Kali. Trekkers here have a lot to keep themselves engaged throughout the day.

Activities to do in summers:

Rock climbing, camping, rafting rappelling, zip line, and paragliding. You cannot avoid the benefits of strolling on the lush green grassy bed (without putting on your shoes). The environment too ensures that you reap out a lot of vitamin D while strolling.

Rock climbing and camping are common here. What sounds attractive to the Chail travelers is rafting rappelling and zip lining. Both of them are thrilling in nature. It takes a robust hearted individual to engage in such activities and a stronger heart to watch them. Paragliding is meant for those who wish to fly high in the air. Rafting rappelling, zip lining, and paragliding are the ones to engage most of the Chail tourists.


15ºC to 24ºC

below 15ºC


Chail in Monsoon

Chail in Monsoon

Months: June to September

There’s no picture-perfect season for the lovers except monsoons. Right? If you are about to head for your honeymoon, plan your Chail visit during this time of the year.

Monsoons in Chail won't spare you from unveiling the poetic side in front of your spouse. Visiting Chail in monsoon ensures that you have a lot of memorable moments to snap down. This is the season when Chail reveals its true luxurious green beauty. It feels as if the time has stopped then and there. Chail desires to hold you closer to its heart and comfort you with its sweet teary drops.

Chail experiences heavenly showers right from the start of June to dusk of September. There’s not much demarcation from the summer temperature. Monsoon days in Chail exhibits temperature in the range of 13
ºCto 27ºC. One thing for sure, you cannot expect Chail to be blessed by heavy rainfall. This makes Chail a reliable monsoon destination. Yet, beware about the landslides as they are common to happen here. It is quite better to stay updated about the climate of Chail every time you are about to step out on your visit.

It is quite endearing to watch the numbing drops trickling down the green leaves from a branch of a tree just outside your homestay. While you enjoy your rainy dance, do not forget to miss on a hot and refreshing tea. Natives of Chail do so to enjoy the weather at its best. Prefer a freshly prepared ginger tea for a quick refreshment.

Care must be taken in monsoons; especially if you are planning to accompany either too younger or too older members of your family. As it resides closer to the proximity of Himalayan ranges, it becomes quite slippery. This is the only shortcoming of Chail monsoons.

Apart from this, the greenery, serene and relaxing weather remains unrivaled from other tourist destinations. Nevertheless, Chail facilitates you with a fair deal on homestays in this month.
Revitalizing itself with the fresh showers, Chail turns out to be a natural splendor in monsoons.

Places to visit while you are here in Monsoon:

As landslides and slippery slopes are common here in monsoons, it is always advisable to stay indoors. Couples do make it a point to visit Sadhupul Bridge once they land in Chail during monsoons.

For ages, Sadhupul bridge of Chail has been considered to be an ideal location for outings. Interestingly, you will find benches in between the stream flowing underneath. People spare some time to sit there and have their food.

Activities to do in Monsoon:

Staying indoors and enjoying your leisure time with the trickling raindrops. There are no activities recommended during this season as they may prove dangerous


13ºC to 27ºC

below 13ºC

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A good place to visit with safe and enjoyable environment, we were 4 girls and we enjoyed here. The food was fine so do the camp. The view we get from the campsite is very relaxing and calming. Can go there without worries.
Amazing tour at Chail, Our driver pick-up us on time from our hotel, the transport was very clean and spacious, the journey was full of fun and excitement. The sightseeing was nice, we even purchased souvenirs from the local market.
21 October 2015
Very beautiful place with a breathtaking view. The cottages are very warm and cozy. The resort has some of the best facilities like gym, spa and the wonderful hot water swimming pool which is exactly what you need when it gets very cold. There are a lot of facilities for indoor and outdoor games. You can enjoy video games or play pool indoors. The location of the resort is ideal to go for trekking, horse riding and other adventure activities with a team of trained people always around. The glass dome structures make the place very appealing and give it a unique touch. Coming to the food, it was decent but the service was very good. The buffet was good too and the snacks bar was available 24/7.

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People Also Ask About Chail

  1. What is the best time to visit Chail to witness snowfall?

    The best time to visit Chail in order to witness snowfall is during the winter season, between the months of October and March. During this time, the temperature in Chail remains extremely low, and the entire region is covered in a thick layer of snow.
  2. What is the best time to visit Chail for a honeymoon?

    The best time to visit Chail for a leisurely honeymoon is during the summer months, between March to June. During this time, the temperature generally remains towards the higher side, and the weather remains cool and pleasant.
  3. Which month is best to visit Chail?

    The best month to visit Chail is during April, which is the peak summertime. During this time, the hiker’s paradise experiences a pleasant climate with minimum rainfall. The natural vegetation is also in full bloom during this time.
  4. Is December a good time to visit Chail?

    If you’re interested in witnessing snowfall, then December is the ideal time to visit Chai. However, if you wish to avoid frigid weather, then it is best to avoid the hill station during this month.

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