Gulmarg. This beautiful hill station, is in Kashmir. One of the most popular hill station in India. There popular winter sport here is skiing at Gulmarg Backcountry Ski Lounge. Other activities that you can try is snowboarding at Apharwat Peak, camping at Ningle Nallah etc.
Manali, Himachal Pradesh. I’m sure if you’ve watched the movie yeh Jawaani hai deewani then you would’ve gone here to trek. It’s the piture perfect hill station that attracts thousands of tourist every year. One of the best hill stations in India, Manali is a heaven for all the snow lovers. Manali is one of the peaceful places to visit in North India. There are many things to do in Manali like trekking, hiking, rafting and paragliding.
Shimla. The capital city of Himachal Pradesh which is also called as queen of hills. The best places to visit in shimla are Jakhoo temple, Kalka-Shimla railway, Rashtrpati Niwas, The Ridge, Himachal State Museum, Christ Church etc
Kasol, Himachal Pradesh. On the banks of parvati river lies a photogenic place called Kasol. Also known as mini Israel. Kasol is a famous holiday spot among backpackers, hippies. This place is famous for its landscape, snow capped mountains, scenic waterfalls, and many trekking routes. Kasol has a numbers of charming cafes and budget friendly stay options. Must visit places include Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib, Thakar Kuan, Kheer Ganga Peak, Raghunath Mandir.
Dharamshala and Mcleodganj, Himachal pradesh. Mcleodganj, home of Dalai Lama is 9 km away from Dharamshala which is a preferred tourist location and is famous for Tibetan institutions, Buddhist monasteries, culture and art and craft. Must Visit Places in Mcleodganj are Namgyal Monastery, Tibetan Museum, Tsuglagkhang and the museum.
Coonoor, Tamil Nadu. Top sightseeing spots: Lamb’s Rock, Dolphin’s Nose, Law’s Falls, The Taj Garden Retreat, Sim’s Park and the shopping markets.
Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh. It’s a great year round holiday destination but again it looks more stunning in winters when the entire town is covered by white sheet. There are numbers of mountains, cascading waterfalls, lakes, lush pine, oak tree with so many beautiful flowers
Coorg, Karnataka. It is a well-known for its aromatic coffee, delicious food and plentiful wildlife. Namdroling Monastery, Abbey Falls, Raja’s Seat, Iruppu Falls, Nagarahole Wild Life Sanctuary, Madikeri, Talakaveri etc, these are some famous place to visit.
Munnar, Kerala. Famous for its Tea and spice plantations. Birdwatching at Thekkady Bird Sanctuary, wildlife spotting at Eravikulam National Park, enjoy mountain biking at Anamudi Shola.
Darjeeling, West Bengal Visit a tea estate, take a toy train ride through the Batasia Loop and War Memorial, watch the spectacular Khangchendzonga from the Tiger Hill
Ooty, Tamil Nadu Ooty is amongst the best hill stations in south India. It is popular for those who seek the beauty of nature and relax. Explore the cozy cottages and go for trekking along the plantation sites for breathtaking views.