India is a land of more than 20 mountain ranges from the Himalayas in Jammu and Kashmir to Nilgiris in Kerala. The hills and mountains of India bestow wonders of nature and is immensely blessed with mesmerising natural beauty.
Hill Stations are ideal vacation spots for couples, families and solo travellers with many hill station tour packages available, making travellers spoilt for choice. Find below some of the most popular hill stations in India.Nainital, Uttarakhand
Also known as the Lake District of India is located in Uttarakhand and surrounded by Nani Lake and is well connected with many cities in North India making it a popular hill station in North India.
Its major attractions include boating in Naini lake, Naina Devi Temple, Mall Road, Tiffin Top Snow View Point, Astronomical Observatory etc and its divine natural beauty makes it one of the best hill station in India for honeymoon couples.Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
This former summer capital of British India and State capital of Himachal Pradesh is located on a mountain ridge. The famous of its snow clad mountains, adventure sport and short hiking trails and off-course, its spectacular natural beauty. Its famous tourist attractions include mall road, Jakhoo hills, Christ Church, Summer Hill, Viceregal lodge and Annaandale.
With various hill station tour packages for Shimla, it is considered one of the best hill stations in India for honeymoon couple and topping itself as one on the best hill stations in north India.Munnar, Kerala
This hill station in Kerala, possibly on of the best hill stations in South India is known for its extensive tea plantations and offers visitors to witness the process of making tea right from plucking of tea leaves and being processed and have fresh tea from the tea gardens of Munnar. Its places of interest include Echo Point, Tea Museum, Top Station, Kundala Lake, Blossom Park, Marayoor Sandalwood Park etc.
A drive to Munnar from Kochi is a spectacular experience in itself with its scenic view and natural beauty mesmerising the senses. Famous of its tea gardens and Elephant training centres, visitors can also enjoy treks around Rajmala hills or visit the Eravikulam National Park.
Travellers can be spoilt for choice with various hill station tour packages with an option of exploring Thekkady and Alleppey for a steal.Ooty, Tamil Nadu
The capital of Nigiris, Ooty is the preferred destination to beat the heat in summer in Tamil Nadu and with availability of various Hill Station Tour Packages; Ooty is often very crowded during the summer months.
Ooty is famous for its never ending tea gardens, natural beauty and boating on Ooty Lake. Many local attractions in Ooty include Wax World, Tribal Museum, Dolphin’s nose, Deer Park, Rose Garden, and Avalanche Valley which are often frequented by tourist.Darjeeling, West Bengal
One of the most beautiful hill stations in India, Darjeeling is a must have on every travellers bucket list on their hill station tours. Famous for its tea gardens, travellers can immerse themselves in the sublime natural beauty of Darjeeling, with its tea gardens and estates, hills etc. one can enjoy a sip of Darjeeling tea while viewing the sunrise at Tiger Hill or simply gaze at Kanchenjunga.
With many Hill Station tour packages in India, travellers can visit Darjeeling and enjoy it’s a ride on its historic toy train, botanical gardens and walk across the Darjeeling-Rangeet Valley passenger ropeway.Kullu and Manali, Himachal Pradesh
Kullu and Manali are twin hill stations and considered one of the best hill stations in north India. Blessed with natural beauty and adorned with temples and monasteries, both these places are flooded with tourist with many tourist availing of various hill station tour packages. Manali is a popular honeymoon destination and is ranked as the best hill station for honeymoon couples.
Major tourist attractions include Rohtang Pass, Mall Road, Manu Temple, Vashist hot water springs, Tibetan Monasteries, Great Himalayan National Park, Akhara Bazaar, Sultanpur Palace, and various temples around the region which are visited by millions of tourist annually.Gulmarg, Jammu and Kashmir
Situated about 55 kms from Srinagar, Gulmarg is India’s own Switzerland. Popular among skiers due to its natural ski slopes, it’s often referred to a skier’s paradise. Our hill station tour Packages arranges guided tours for travellers to trek Nagin Valley and visit Hilanmarg, Bota Pathri and Frozen Lake. While in Gulmarg, a ride on the Gulmarg Gondola Cable car is a must and travellers can enjoy majestic view of natural beauty and landscape from peaks of Kongdori, Shark Fin and Appartwath.
Adventure sport enthusiast can avail of adventure packages under our hill station tour packages and enjoy trekking, mountain biking, skiing, snowboarding, fish etc.Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh
Named after British General Lord Dalhousie, this hill station provides a panoramic view of the Dhauladhar mountain range, which is a treat to the eyes in itself. Dalhousie houses several Hindu temples dating to 6th century A.D.
Considered one of the best hill stations in North India, travellers can avail of many options of hill station tours and enjoy natural beatury of this hill station and visit major local attractions such as Bakrota Hills, Kalatop, Tibetian Market, Panjpulla, Dalhousie Cantonment and Sadar Bazaar.Khandala and Lonavla, Maharashtra
Well connected to Mumbai and Pune by road, it is one of the most preferred weekend getaways for residents of Mumbai, Pune and nearby cities. These hill Stations are surrounded by greenery, beautiful caves, waterfalls and lakes, providing a visual relief to travellers visiting these hill stations coming from urban jungles where the greenery and nature is sparse. Several hill station tour packages are available for travellers to enjoy the natural beauty and take a break from busy competitive city life.Coorg, Karnataka
Famously referred as “Kashmir of South”, Coorg can undisputedly be ranked as the best hill station in South India. Coorg is famous for its tea and coffee plantation, Coorg enjoys pleasant weather all year round and several hill station tour packages are available to travellers to visit Coorg and enjoy its immense natural beauty, experience its sublime peaceful tranquil environment or trek along the nature.