Japan’s springtime blossom starts to pop open in March, and milder temperatures coupled with the showings of early plum blossom make it a good-value time to travel here ahead of the peak blossom season. In Bhutan, the subsiding cold is encouraging high-altitude rhododendrons to wake, while a number of colourful festivals take place. And a full spectrum of coloured powders plume in the air in Indian towns and villages as locals celebrate Holi festival. Our specialists can give you advice on how best to experience the ‘festival of colours’ as part of your trip to India.
Popular countries we recommend in March
Seasonal inspiration from our specialists on where to visit in March for the best weather, festivals and events, and wildlife-spotting opportunities.
Selected itinerary ideas in March
Trip suggestions that we know capture a route at its best if you’re planning to travel in March.