India, that too in summer! This can be extremely scorching and unforgiving my friend. When the mercury is constantly raising India, there is no way one can plan a summer holiday here. But, thankfully India is blessed with some great hills and mountains that can make you beat the heat and feel fresh and free. Here are some Best Summer Destinations in India, listed by Travelila.
Manali, Himachal Pradesh
There is no doubt why Manali is at first place on our list to visit in India in summer. With mountain adventures beckoning from all directions this place is a true paradise for mountain lovers and travelers. You can have a great time enjoying trekking, paragliding, rafting, and skiing. Manali is ideal for summer holidays because of the snow-capped slopes of the Pir Panjal and the Dhauladhar ranges, jaw-dropping beauty and lush green scenic beauty. You can also have a breathtaking site of glaciers and play with snow in summer at Rohtang Pass just 53 km away from Manali.
Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh
Tawang is one of the least discovered places in India and not many people know about the place but the place is worth visiting with a heady mix of religion, history, and nature. The place has some splendid Buddhist Monasteries to offer along with some festive feeling for you with the Moatsu festival during the month of May. The place is ideal for summer visit as its beauty reaches your soul with adventures and snow filed hills.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Andaman and Nicobar Island attracts a great number of tourists during summer with relaxed tropical ambiance and an array of thrilling adventure activities to offer. Tourists from all over the world are attracted to this place during summer for its rich and diverse marine life which is best seen while snorkeling and scuba diving around its many pristine beaches.
Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
When it comes to summer destinations in India, nothing can beat the state of Himachal Pradesh and in there the most popular hill destination, the capital city, Shimla. Shimla is the perfect combination of Indian magnificence and British elegance. The major attractions here include mall road, Jakhu hills, apple orchards, pine forests, slate-roofed, houses and small streams.
Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh
Want to visit Switzerland in India? Dalhousie, it is then. This place is truly a paradise on earth. This place is rich with some spectacular views and offers the tourists some breathtaking landscapes, old world charm, magnificent mountains along with some great churches to visit. This pristine hill station is worth a visit on your tour to India.
Situated at the banks of Ganga and Chandrabhaga, this holy place is all you need to get relaxed this summer. The place is best to get some spiritual peace along with some great adventures to do. The must visit places include Triveni ghat (don’t forget to witness the grand “Aarti”), Gita Bhawan, Laxman Jhula, etc.
Standing at 2600 feet above the sea level, this cute little hill station is something that will melt your heart. During summer, the weather here is lovely with a well preserved colonial architecture. Matheran is one of those few places where motor vehicles are banned, keeping it free from pollution.