Hills are the most visited places when we talk about ‘Indian Summers’. Beauty of the nature and that deep silence in the mountains is what makes the vacations more peaceful and memorable. Here in India once the vacation mode approaches, from children’s to adults, everyone starts imagining and planning to visit the hilly areas.
India have so many hill stations situated in almost every state from Kashmir to Kanyakumari and from Darjeeling to Shillong. Here in this article, we take a visit to some mesmerizing hill stations in different states of India truly describing the ‘India Services: Tourism’
Uttrakhand- Home to the ‘Queen of Hills’
Uttrakhand as the origin point of significant Indian rivers is home to some of the best hill stations of North India. Mussorie – The snow packed Mountain View of the queen of hills is something you cannot miss to see in winters. The wooded hills surrounding the ‘Naini Lake’ of Nainital is a view worthwhile. Auli is the best for ‘Skiing Lovers’. Binsar and Chakrata are so peaceful that you cannot take your heart away from the soothing summer outing. The fresh cold breezes & the colour of sunset & sunset of tiny ‘Lansdowne’ is something you cannot afford to miss both in summers and winters.
Himachal Pradesh – Epitome of the Natural Beauty
The state blessed with the diverse topography of mountains, rivers, jungles and beautiful flora is the home to many wildlife, adventure and casual holiday enthusiasts. The mall road of Shimla, best summer gateway ‘Kufri’, dense doodar forest of Kasauli, the valley of Gods – ‘ Kullu & Manali’, Dharmshala Mcleodganj- A famous spot for Buddhist Tourism are some of the best hill stations to visit.
Kashmir – The Heaven on Earth
Gulmarg and Sonamarg of Kashmir are truly an example of paradise on Earth.
Dooars & Darjeeling – The dreamland of the East
The exotic waterfalls, blossoming flower valleys and tea gardens of Darjeeling can mesmerize anyone. Kalimpong in the Himalayan foothills of West Bengal is the home to colonial-era buildings and some very sacred Buddhist scriptures.
Gangtok and Shillong – The Gems of North East
Rightly called as the “Scotland of the East”, Shillong has the inspiring beauty of the lakes which couldn’t be expressed in words.
Maharashtra – The Greenery of Mumbai
Lonavala, Mahabaleshwar and Khandala are some truly beautiful hill stations connecting Mumbai and Pune which you cannot afford to miss if you stay nearby. With beautiful caves, mountains and waterfalls mixed with the greenery of nature, these hill stations are something which should not to be missed out. Matheran in Maharashtra is the only automobile free hill station in the Asia where you can enjoy the toy train ride covering the entire topography of the hill station.
Munnar, Coorg & Coonor – The Kashmir of South India
Munnar in Kerala, the place of well-preserved natural beauty & the virgin forests. The hill station compels tourists to come to see its soothing waterfalls, coffee gardens and scenic valleys. Coonoor, with the charms of Nilgiri Mountain Range in Tamil Nadu is renowned for the aromatic teas. Coorg known as the “Kashmir of South” in Karnataka is famous around the world for the landscape of hill stations, variety of coffee, tea plantations and mesmerizing weather throughout the year.
So, here are some best hill stations in India which are unstoppable. You cannot stop your heart to visit these places.