Ladakh

Leh ladakh

 

For those who need a thrilling destination for their summer holidays in India, Ladakh is the ultimate getaway.

A land like no other with a superabundance of attractions to visit and the breath-taking views and fabulous landscapes, stunning lakes, amazing people and culture, Ladakh is truly a heaven on Earth and a perfect vacation destination.

Places to Visit –

Zanskar Valley – Amble among The Giants, Pangong Tso Lake- The Azure Lake From 3 Idiots,

Kargil- among the Adventurous Places to Visit in Leh Ladakh, Khardung-la pass – Highest Motorable Road in the World

Nubra Valley – Desert Among The Snowy Hills, Magnetic Hill – Defy Gravity,

Spituk Gompa – Monastery At The Hill Top,

Hemis National Park – Best Among The Places To See In Leh Ladakh For The Nature Lovers,

Shanti Stupa – Meditation Time

Things to do:

Watch the sunrise by the lake, Camp in the mountains, spot a snow leopard at the Hemis National Park, See the majestic Himalayas reflected in crystal clear lakes. attend the marriage of a couple of rivers.

How to reach:

By Air: Kushok Bakula Rimpochee Airport, Leh

By Rail: Jammu Tawi Railway Station (700 km from Ladakh); hire a cab or board a JKSRTC bus to Ladakh

Srinagar

summer destination

 

Srinagar, the summer capital, is the best place to visit in Kashmir in these holidays. It is surrounded by green mountains, mesmerizing valleys cascaded in sky-scraping mountains, This heaven on Earth leaves you absolutely mesmerized. Srinagar has been severely affected by politically motivated violence over the last months it’s always worth checking the latest situation before you visit.

Places to Visit :

Dal Lake, Mughal Gardens, Nishat Bagh, Shankar acharaya mandir, Badshah Tomb, Fisrt row houseboat, Hari parbat fort

Things to do :

wildlife seeing at Dachigam National Park, Take a Shikara cruise around the lakes, Admire  the stunning panorama from the Shankaracharya Temple, Go shopping.

How to reach:

By Air: Srinagar Airport

By Rail: Srinagar Railway Station

Coorg

places to visit in coorg

 

Coorg is the most affluent hill station in Karnataka with a perpetually misty landscape. the hill station is often referred to as the Scotland of India., Coorg is the place to be for all nature lovers. Coorg is officially known as Kodagu, is the most affluent summer holiday destinations in India.

Places to visit:

Nagarhole National Park, Nalknad Palace, Abbey Falls, Namdroling Monastery, Brahmagiri Peak, Iruppu Falls

Things to do :

Safari and wildlife at Nagarhole National Park, Camping near Nalknad Palace, River rafting Barapole River, Jeep Safari to Kabbe Hills, Trekking to Nishani Hills, Dubare elephant camp,

How to reach:

By Air: Bangalore (260 km from Coorg)

By Rail: Mysore (120 km from Coorg)

 Dalhousie –

Dalhousie

One of the favorites among most tourists traveling to Himachal Pradesh is famously known for its mesmerizing natural beauty and its old world charm.

It is built on and around five hills, Kathalagh, Potreyn, Terah, Bakrota, and Bhangora Located on the western edge of the Dhauladhar mountain range of the Himalayas, it is surrounded by snow-capped peaks. Khajjiar, Dalhousie, is known as “Switzerland of India”, which tells a lot about its aura and landscape. You can visit Khajjiar anytime round the year; but the best time to visit Khajjiar is summers.

Places to visit:

Khajjir – A summer camp place from Kuch Kuch Hota Hain, Daikund Peak , Panch Pulla, Satdhara Falls, Mcleodganj, Kalatop wildlife sanctuary, Subhash Baoli, St. John Church, Subhash Baoli,

Things to do:

Trekking to Panch Pulla and Daikund Peak, Rock climbing and Paragliding at Khajjir, Wildlife at Kalatop Khajjiar Sanctuary, Shopping at a local market,

How to reach:

By Air: Gaggal Airport which 140 km away) Satwari Airport in Jammu which is 106 km away.

By Rail: Pathankot station

By Rail: Pathankot station

Nainital

nainital

 

Situated in the lap of Uttarakhand, Nainital with its delightful lakes, temples and colorful view around is the perfect honeymoon paradise settled in the arms of Kumaon Hills with an air which is refreshing and carries a subtle charm and one of the prime summer holiday destinations in India. Nainital is divided into two parts, Tallital and Mallital, with the lake separating them. Tallital is on the southern side of the lake, while Mallital consists of the northern upper reaches. It Shines as a glittering jewel in the Himalaya Mountains and its surrounded lakes and natural beauty.

Places to visit:

Naini Lake, Naina Devi Temple, The Mall Road, Bhimtal, Nainital Zoo, and Naina Devi Temple, Raj Bhavan

Things to do:

view the sunrise from Tippin Top, Boating in Naini Lake, shopping at Tibetan market, Ropeway, Trekking / Hiking (Nainital-Betalghat Trek, Nainital-Binayak Trek, Nainital-Kainchi Trek, Nainital-Kilbury Trek and Snow View Trek are popular hiking trails in Nainital)

How to reach:

By Air: Gaggal Airport which 140 km away) Satwari Airport in Jammu which is 106 km away.

By Rail: Pathankot station

Dharmshala

himachal pradesh

 

 

For those who look to spend the summers in India among the beautiful hills, Dharamshala is another great destination. Overlooking the plains and surrounded by dense pine trees, deodar forests, numerous streams and a cool healthy atmosphere is Dharamshala, truly a piece of heaven on earth. Since the introduction of IPL T20s at the HPCA stadium, the hill station has been attracting a ton of general sports devotees from over the globe. Even though the Tibetan community dominates this beautiful town, one could still sense the touch of colonial lifestyle and British fervor that remains.

Places to visit:

Kareri lake, Dal lake, Kaleshwar Mahadev temple, Kangra fort, Bhagsunath Temple, Bhagsu Falls, Dalai Lama Temple complex, HPCA Stadium, and tea plantations of Kangra valley

Things to do:

boat ride in Dal Lake walks through the tea plantations, Meditation

How to reach:

By Air: Kangra Airport Airport (13 km from Dharamshala)

By Rail: Pathankot Railway Station (85 km from Dharamshala)

Mahabaleshwar

mahabaleshwar

 

Mahabaleshwar is a hill station in India’s forested Western Ghats range, south of Mumbai. boasting one of the only

evergreen forests in the world. Mahabaleshwar is another ultimate getaway for the summer holidays in India. Winding roads, a cool breeze at all times, vantage points offering breathtaking views of hills and valleys, plenty of strawberries, sparkling rivers, sonorous waterfalls, and Pratapgarh hillfort have been major crowd pullers. The scenic hill station is, without uncertainty, a perfect retreat away from the hustle-clamor and the punishing climate of Mumbai.

Places to visit:

Venna Lake, Mapro Garden, Pratapgad, Lingamala Falls, Elephant’s Head Point, Mini Kashmir or Tapola, Parsi Point, Babington Point, hushan Mahamuni, Lodwick Point, Lord Mahabaleshwar Temple, Connaught Peak, Rajapuri Caves

Things to do:

Horse riding, boating at Venna Lake, and trekking up to the Pratapgarh Fort

How to reach:

By Air: Pune Airport (120 km from Mahabaleshwar)

By Rail: Wathar Railway Station (60 km from Mahabaleshwar)

 

 

 

 


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