Hill Destinations in India
When we talk of hill stations, India is the best place to pay a visit! Home to the mesmerizing Himalayas, the largest mountainous range in the entire world, Western Ghats in the Couther and Western region and the Vindhya ranges and Aravalli to the central and the west respectively, India offers the whole world with the most magnificent landscapes. The hill destinations in India are a thing to be watched for and a ‘traveler’s paradise’ in the true sense.
Replete with deep gorges, snowy peaks, misty woods, green valleys, blue lakes, beautiful meadows, effervescing rivers, the mystical and tranquil hill stations of India offers you a perfect holidaying option.
Hill destinations in North India comprise of some of the popular, beautiful and most sought after hill stations like the Almora hill station, Bhimtal hill station, Badrinath hill station, Chamba hill station, Chail hill station, Khajjiar hill station, Gangotri hill station, Kullu, Manali, Mount Abu, Musoorie, Nainital, Shimla and Sonmarg. While Almora is famous for its spectacular snowcaps, Bhimtall is known for its beautiful lakes. Kulu and Manali are among the most visited hill stations, famous for its beauty and charm. Each of the hill station is unique in itself and famous world wide.
Hill destinations in South India consists of Anantagiri hill station, Aruku Valley, Kodaikanal hill station, Munnar, Ooty to name some of them. While Aruku valley and Anantagiri is surely to sweep off your feet with its immense beauty, Kodaikanal will excite you with its waterfalls and rocky outcrops. And if you want a time out from the hustle and bustle of the city then pack your bags and leave for the serene hill station of Munnar. Ooty with its plantations and orchards is perfect for any kind of holiday trip be it a honeymoon trip or a family outing.
East India is home to some of the best and most popular Hill stations in India. East India hill stations comprise of the famous Darjeeling, Gangtok, Kalimpong, Tawang, Shillong and Mirik. Tourists from not only India but the entire world come to visit Darjeeling, Gangtok and Shillong. Darjeeling is known as the “queen of the hill stations”. It gives you the opportunity to have a glance of the third highest peak of the world, Mountain Kanchenjunga. Kalimpong is well known for its churches and monasteries.
West India hill stations comprise Khandala, Lonavala, Mahabaleshwar, Matheran, Panhala and Panchgani. The fascinating beauty of Khandala and Lonavala adorns these places.
India which is so diverse and rich in heritage and culture is also bestowed with equally diverse and rich natural beauty. The scenic hill destinations in India provides you a relaxed and mesmerizing retreat from the heat, dust, pollution, noise and above all a relief and change from the boredom and tiresome life of the city. So what are you waiting for? Select from the wide range of hill stations and get ready to enjoy and pamper yourself!