Hill station holidays are very popular during the summer season because they provide peaceful and cool climate. Ideas are about hill station holidays in India make our mind move on various picturesque Himalayan hill stations in northern India. There are many picturesque hill resorts in northern part of the country that attract the vacationers from all over the world.
Have a look at some of the most popular hill resorts in North India.
Shimla: Shimla, the state capital of Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, is one of the popular hill resorts in India. Surrounded by seven hills in the backdrops of the great Himalayas this picturesque mountain town is often called the Queen of Hill Stations. The Mall road, Ridge road, Christ Church, Scandal Point, Summer Hill, Prospect Hill, State Museum, Jakhoo Temple, Kali Bari Temple, Chadwick Waterfalls, Kufri Nature Park, etc are prominent attractions for sightseeing in and around the city. Due to serene beauty, cool & delightful climate and lots of tourist attractions Shimla has been a great place for summer vacation and honeymoon holidays in India. The city is alluring in summer and winter as well.
Manali: Manali is a wonderful magnetic hill station in Himachal Pradesh. It is often called the Switzerland of India. It is famous for gorgeous gorges, verdant valleys, apple orchards, rolling hills, lofty mountains, beautiful meadows, mountain springs, waterfalls, adventure sports, winter sports, ancient temples, etc. Hadimba Devi Temple, Manu Temple, Vashisth Village & Temple, Hot Water Springs, Rohtang Pass, Solang Valley, etc are prominent attractions for sightseeing in and around Manali. The magnetic town of Manali has been very popular among nature lovers, honeymooners, summer vacationers and adventure enthusiasts. Here you can enjoy different exciting adventure sports and activities.
Gulmarg: Gulmarg is a prominent hill station in the vale of Kashmir in the Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir. It is one of the most popular summer and winter resorts in India. Summer and winter both will be fascinating here. In summer you can enjoy different outdoor activities like golfing, trekking, mountain biking, horse riding, water skiing, and fishing. In winter you will have a wonderful experience with many winter sports to see and enjoy. Snow-carpeted landscape in winter here is just a great treat for eyes. Gulmarg is often called the “Heartland of Winter Sports in India”.
Mussoorie, Dehradun, Ranikhet, Darjeeling, Gangtok, Kasauli, Chail, etc are some other famous hill stations in northern India. These famous north Indian hill stations are very popular on Holidays in India. Apart from these, there are also some hill stations in South India which are popular on India Holidays. Famous hill resorts in southern India include Ooty, Kodaikanal, Coonoor, Coorg, Manali, Ponmudi and Wayanad.