Hill Stations of India


Auli
Auli is situated in Chamoli district of Garhwal region covering elevation from 2,519mts to 3,050mts above sea level, Auli is surrounded by peaks like Mana, Kamet and Nanda Devi. You can see the Artificial Lake, which is the highest man made lake in Auli.
Coorg
Coorg is also referred to as Scotland of India and is 1525mt above sea level. It has misty hills, forest, coffee plantation and orange groves. The Dubare forest, situated in the south of Coorg is an Elephant haven. Nisargadhama is a popular family holiday spot.
Coonoor
Coonoor is part of the Nilgiri Hills, Its climate is milder than Ooty. Coonoor is on the toy-train line between Mettupalayam (28 km) and Ooty. Coonor is famous for places like Dolphin’s nose and Lamb’s rock. Sim’s Park, Droog Fort are the other famous places
Dalhousie
In the northern state of Himachal Pradesh, Dalhousie is a popular tourist destination. Its location presents panoramic views of the plains and like a long silver line, the river Ravi twists and turns below Dalhousie. Located on five mountains and surrounded by snow covered peaks.
Darjeeling
The “Queen of the Hills” – Darjeeling provides a perfect gateway for those seeking to be in harmony with nature. Darjeeling provides for a wide variety of activities from leisurely scenic walks to more grueling activities such as trekking and river rafting.
Dehradun
The capital city of Uttarachal is set in the foot hills of Himalayas at the centre of the 120 kms long Doon Valley.It is also the headquarters for ONGC, Forest Research Institute, Indian Institute of Petroleum and Survey of India.
Gangtok
Located in the Shivalik hills of the eastern Himalayan range, Gangtok is the capital of Sikkim. Inhabited primarily by the Bhutias and Nepalis, this city is also a popular Buddhist pilgrimage site.
Khandala
Khandala dazes the tourists with its impressive scenery of grassy hills, lustrous valleys, pretty lakes and magnificient cascades. Khandala is at an elevation of 625mt. Here you can try various adventure sports such as hiking is an added advantage.
Kullu
Kullu in Himachal Pradesh is also known as the end of the habitable world, This place is a valley in between Manali and Largi.It is also known as Silver Valley because of its majestic hills, apple orchards, pine and deodar forests.
Lonavala
A hill station in Maharashtra, Lonavala is famous for hard candy sweets, country side, waterfalls and the monsoon season. At a height of 622mt this hill station is a getaway from Mumbai. The Lonavla Lake, Duke’s Nose, Tiger’s Leap and the Lohagad Fort are the famous places
Manali
Manali is located at an altitude of 1950m and is also known as Beas River Valley.Manali is also known as the Valley of God. Prime Attractions of Manali are Heli Skiing, Hidimba Devi Temple, Gulaba Camp and Temple Of Manu
MountAbu
Mount Abu is a jewel in the sands of Rajasthan. This hill station in North West part of India is famous for Delwara Jain Temples and its unmatched natural beauty. The Aravalli Range surrounding Mount Abu makes this tourist destination a unique one.
Munnar
Known as Kashmir of South India, Munnar is situated in Kerala. Munnar is one of the most beautiful hill stations in Kerala. Enchanting beaches, diverse wildlife, picturesque landscape and flawless backwaters make Kerala an enthralling tourist destination in India.
Kodaikanal
Famous as Princess of the Hill Stations, Kodaikanal welcomes you to one of the most romantic destinations of India. Here you can see the Kodaikanal Lake, Bryant Park, and Bear Shola Falls.
Kasauli
Kasauli is one of the most popular tourist destinations of India, situated about 1950 meters above sea level and nestling in the Shivaliks . The places to see here are Christ Church, Gurudwara Shri Guru Nanak Ji, Kasauli Brewery and Kasauli Club.
Kashmir
Kashmir is known as the Switzerland of India. Explore every corner of Kashmir and enjoy the ride on the houseboats. Gulmarg, Pahalgam, Sonamarg are the most popular tourist destinations. The snow capped mountains in the North Himalaya make Kashmir more beautiful.
Khajjiar
Khajjar is situated in Chamba Valley, this hill station is covered by meadows and green and dense forests. The Dhauladhar Range adds more spark to the place. The snowy peaks of the Western Himalaya make this place more beautiful
Mussoorie
One of the most beautiful hill stations amidst the Great Himalayan Range, Mussoorie is visited by many tourists every year. The major attractions of this place are Gun Hill, Municipal Garden, Childrens’ Lodge, Jharipani Falls, Nag Devta Temple.
Nainital
Naintital is located at an altitude above 6000ft in the Kumaon foothills. In the valley of pear-shaped lake, Nainital is beautiful and the most attractive places to see here are Naina Devi Temple, Governor’s House, Naina Peak, and High Court of Uttarakhand.
Ooty
Ooty also known as Udhagamandalam is the “Queen of hill stations”. The dense forests, lofty mountains and stretches of tea estates are integral parts of the natural beauty of this hill station. Some other places to see here are Botanical gardens, Lamb’s Rock and Dodabetta Peak.
Shimla
One of the most famous tourist destinations of India, Shimla located in Himachal Pradesh is a beautiful hill station. Several tourists visit Shimla every year due to the unique beauty of the city. The places to see here are Christ Church, Shimla State Museum, Summer Hill, Sankat Mochan, Mashobra and Arki.
Srinagar
Srinagar located in Kashmir Valley along the Jhelum River, Srinagar is known for its houseboats, lakes and gardens. The Kashmiri handicraft and dry fruits are famous here. Dal Lake is the most attractive place in Srinagar.
Mahabaleshwar
Mahabaleshwar offers panoramic view of the plains with the imposing sloppy peaks and surrounding woods. Krishna River starts from here and adds more beauty to this hill station. This place is famous as a weekend getaway and honeymoon spot.

 

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