Summers are here, and the hot weather is just so intolerable now. Now would be the best time for a vacation to a Hill Station, but which one to choose out of the plenty beautiful Hill Stations? Wondering which Hill Station to go for this vacation? Out of so many locations in the country, which could be your perfect destination? Well, here’s the solution to your problem. Following is a small guide to the Top 10 best Hill Stations in India. So, continue reading and find out your dream vacation.
One of the best hill Stations to visit in India is Nainital, located in Uttarakhand. From the beautiful Nainital lake to the sacred Naina Devi Temple, Nainital is full of surprises. Not just for locations, but Nainital got all adventure sports covered too. Nainital has got the best trekking places and river rafting trips to enjoy. So, we can say that Nainital is definitely a place for everyone and has got the taste for everything.
The most famous Destination for Bollywood movies, Manali is totally worth it. The view of this Hill station is so calm and peaceful. You can also enjoy skiing and building a snowman in Rohtang Pass, a place near Manali. It’s a must for everyone to take a break and visit this beautiful Hill Station and let oneself loose in the vibes of Manali.
From the tea garden to the high mountains, Darjeeling is totally a heart robber. If you visit Darjeeling, then you have to go to the Tiger Hill, Padmaja Naidu Himalayan Zoological Park, Peace Pagoda – a Buddhist temple and the Happy Valley Tea Estate. Darjeeling also got adventure sports like trekking, rafting, adventurous train rides and so on.
4. DHARAMSHALA AND MCLEODGANJ
These Hill Stations are in Himachal Pradesh and are close to each other. So, if you are planning on visiting one of these, make sure to go to the other one too. You can visit the Dal Lake, Tibet Museum, His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Main Temple, Kangra valley and so on. If you are someone who lives for adventure sports, then this location is for you as near these hill stations is a place called Bir billing, Asia’s highest paragliding point.
The height of paragliding there is around 1,525 m, and trust me, this will be the best adventure experience you will ever have.
Located in Himachal Pradesh, Shimla is one of the most popular places among tourists. And why shouldn’t it be? The beautiful Church, Kufri, Mall road, toy train, Jakhoo temple, Tara Devi temple and so on makes Shimla worth the popularity it has. Moreover, the weather in Shimla is just what is called the perfect weather and if you love shopping, then finally you have an ideal Hill station as the Mall road in Shimla is full of exciting stuff and shops.
Also known as the queen of Hills, beside Mussoorie, Ooty is one of the most known Hill stations. The Hill station is located in Tamil Nadu and is well known for its Doddabetta Peak, Rose Garden, Botanical Garden, Pykara Lake and the Tea Factory. If you enjoy visiting such locations and enjoy the peace of Hills, Ooty is a Go-Go for you.
Munnar is again one of the major tourist attractions and is highly popular. It is located in Kerala and is known for its amazing sceneries. If you are planning on visiting Munnar, don’t forget to visit the Eravikulam National Park, Mattupetty Dam, Anamudi, Pothamedu viewpoint and kolukkumalai tea plantation.
If you want to explore the north-east India, then you must visit Shillong. Situated in Meghalaya, Shillong is a place of beautiful sceneries. Along with that, Shillong also has places like NohKaLikai Falls, Umiam Lake, Don Bosco Museum and many more fantastic peak points and waterfalls.
Located in Uttarakhand, Auli is known for its snowy weather and therefore is the perfect destination for skiing. Besides that, Auli also has locations like Joshimath, Bugyals, Nanda Devi, Valley of flowers, and some adventurous trekking points perfect for a vacation.
Known for the Kempty falls, Mussoorie is located in Himachal Pradesh. Along with that, one can totally enjoy the Hills, peak points, waterfalls and adventures available in Mussoorie. Not just that, but Mussoorie also has some shops on the way to Kempty falls, so you can always get a souvenir.
So, these were the top ten hill stations in india that a person must visit, after all, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (you won’t get another life). Get your camera ready because these are some really beautiful Hill Stations whose beauty should be definitely captured. Plan a visit to these locations and get your perfect vacation all set. So, start packing and get ready for the best summer of your life.