Heavy rainfall occurs, temperature drops down to a very pleasant level. The climate remains cloudy, backwater cruising is not allowed during monsoon months. While this month is recommended for rain lovers and for enjoying peaceful scenic surroundings of the region. It is also a good time for watching birds at its sanctuaries and holidaying within the resorts with ayurvedic massage. On a plus side, south tour packages as well as hotels/resorts rates are also comparatively lower in monsoon as compared to peak season.