TRAVEL SPECIAL Which is the coolest place to visit this summer in India?
As the spring commences in India, the trees start to get dressed again, and the snowy mountains undress, what a sight it is to savour and plan your first trek of the season in 2018. The beaut Rhododendron orchards coming back to life; the chilly time of dawn and dusk; the echoes of the temple bells; the fresh breath of air; and that aroma of Maggi being prepared somewhere, you have to be in Uttarakhand and Himachal for your first trek because nothing can be more rewarding than this North India destination for summer adventure holidays in 2018. Get travel tips on the best places to visit during summers in India. A ready reckoner to hill stations in India, and cool places in south India. Get best places to travel in May, June & July.
Here are some list of places in India where you can enjoy with your family and friends in summer :
The golden sandy beaches of Goa are an ideal summer destination. A diverse tourist locale, Goa is celebrated the world over for its laidback culture, sun kissed beaches, gothic churches and rocking nightlife. From north to south, the Goa coastline is marked by a number of beach towns, with relaxed ambience, seafood and water sports such as wind surfing, water skiing, sailing, water-scooters, and dolphin spotting cruises.
World of Wonder (WoW), Noida
We all know about how the badass summer takes over Delhi. The sweltering heat definitely calls for a dip in the cool waters. And what place can be better than Worlds of Wonder (WoW) to plan a visit in summer in Delhi. WoW promises an entertaining day by offering a variety of water rides and large pool to take a plunge into. In fact it is widely known for being the cleanest and well-maintained water parks in the country.
Chadar – The Frozen River Trek
How often does one boast about walking on a frozen river in a dreamlike destination? Stamped as one of the most thrilling experiences in Ladakh for an adventure aficionado, the Chadar trek route connects villages in the Zanskar valley deep in the mountains with Chilling and the frozen Zanskar River.
Nainital: Of Serene Locals and Glorious sunset…
Like most spectacular hill stations of India, Nainital is plagued by a regular traffic. At an elevation of 1938 m above the sea level, Nainital, the lake district of Uttrakhand, keeps on buzzing with travellers, corporate and leisure, from different corners of the world during the summer season. And why it shouldn’t be, the city offers numberless activities, which makes it on the radar of every traveller. Strolling on mall road, enjoying boating, view of the sunset from the snow point, everything about this hill station fascinates tourists.
Manali- Perfect family holiday destination
When the summer reaches its peak and the sizzling sun treats you with a 35to 45 degree, the only place to visit on mostly North Indian people mind is MANALI. It’s soothing environment, breezy air, and bountiful vistas make it one of the best summer vacation place in India. Nestled at an altitude of 2050 m, in the Beas River Valley, Manali offers spectacular views, gurgling water streams and an array of kid-friendly activities.
God's Own Country
Kerala is popularly known as God's Own Country. It stretches for 550km along India's southwest coast, divided between the densely forested mountains of the Western Ghats inland and a lush, humid coastal plain. The state of Kerala is swamped with tourists throughout the year. Kerala is one of the hottest tourist destinations on the international map and also has been declared as one of the ten Paradise on Earth.
Kashmir valley is a popular tourist destination for domestic (Indian) as well as foreign tourists. Among the popular tourist places in the valley are Gulmarg that has a ski resort, Dal Lake that has popular house boats, Pahalgam and Amarnath Temple. Let the white snow capped mountains, quaint shikaras, apple orchards, colorful flowers and simple people give you an amazing time.
Trying to hide away in the bosom of nature, well here is you call. Just don’t wait and get lured away to this exotic destination on earth. Make your bond stronger with your best friend as you visit Ladakh one of the most visited tourist destination in India.
Popularly known as the ‘Little Tibet’ , the spiti valley is located in between Tibet and India. This defines its name ‘Spiti’, which means the ‘Middle Land’. The Spiti Valley is a desert mountain valley based in the north-eastern part of Himachal Pradesh.
'Queen of Hills', Shimla
Often referred as the 'Queen of Hills', Shimla is the present capital of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla is perhaps one of the most popular tourist destinations. Loaded with natural beauty and scenic landscape, Shimla is an integral part of Indian history and heritage. The city of Shimla is blessed by the presence of seven different hills that houses some of the major tourist
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