Where to go to beat the summer heat?
Summer Vacations, the time when people of all ages – from children to their grandparents ask for an escape from their monotonous dull and boring life. Be it getting away from scorching heat, studies, or the daily chores, summer holidays are always fun and much anticipated. This much needed break calls for a vacation to a cooler and blissful location in tranquillity. If you think a foreign location with picturesque beauty is the only holiday destination, then you might have missed the Indian beauties altogether. Moreover, a foreign trip might not be affordable by everyone.
Fortunately, India is a unique blend of climates and geographies. Ranging from the goodness of nature spreads across north to south and east to west, from hills to beaches there are plenty of options available within the country. You can pick the most suitable tourist places among the vast options available throughout India.
When you are planning for your summer trip, what places in India come into your mind? Well, here is a list of top diversely rich tourist destinations across India that you would love to travel:
Ladakh is the one among the adventure capital of the country. The destination has three highest mountain passes of the world. “The mysterious valley” is said to have breath-taking scenic views of the Ladakh valley and is a must visit in the summer season for both adventure and nature lovers. From snow clad mountains, to lakes and a pleasant weather- Ladakh has it all!
“Agar zameen par jannat hai, to yahin hai, yahin hai, yahin hai” – Amir-e-Khusru Dehluvi, the great Persian poet said these words as he was mesmerized by the beauty of Kashmir. Truly, Kashmir is a place you should include in your bucket list. The place is so beautiful that it is also known as the “Switzerland of India” and the words do the justice. Visit Kashmir to not miss the splendid beauty of nature, it will be a lifetime of an experience and that’s a PROMISE!!
- Andaman and Nicobar
If you are not a mountain person and prefer the beaches instead. You got to try this beach destination for your summer holidays for sure. It is indeed a magical feeling when the waves of the sea caress your feet, it’s a pure bliss. Beaches are serene and one of the best places to experience a beach-acation in India is definitely the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. There are plenty of beaches and heavenly landscapes where you can relax in the lap of nature and experience tranquillity!
When exploring the north-east part of India is on your bucket list, Darjeeling is a gem of the options available. The best part about this place is, it still holds an old world charm. Darjeeling is surrounded by lush gardens and is towered by the majestic Khangchendzonga peak. It is a perfect place to enjoy your summer vacations. Apart from its majestic beauty, the city is also famous for the toy train that runs between New Jalpaiguri and Darjeeling, along with various other attractions which showcase the gorgeousness of the city. Well, it’s just not the tea but the city has a significant in India’s tourist list.
Ooty is known as the ‘Queen of Hills of South India’. It is the perfect place to beat the heat and spend your summer vacation in peace. The weather is pleasant to keep your days packed with excitement. Lakes such as Ooty Lake or Emerald Lake are fascinating places to visit. You will be so engrossed in Ooty that you won’t feel like missing an international trip. There are a number of fun filled places and activities like Rose Garden, Botanical Garden, Wax Museum, Toy train, Boat ride and Black Thunder theme park. Ooty is the perfect place if you are planning a family trip, as it has things to enjoy for every age group
There are number of options available in India to spend your summer holidays. If you are not up for the regular holiday destinations in India and want to go the less travel places. The choices are countless. A quick search on Google would help you in finding the best options for you. Surprisingly, not all gems are well known, so if you are planning a trip either with friends or family (or even a solo trip. Try an offbeat and unexplored location as it will be filled with tranquillity and is not overly crowded! At the end, where you go and with whom is what matters, because you create beautiful memories in vacations that stay etched in your heart for ever! So, choose your right destination that suits your group (family or friends) and have an awesome vacation. And, don’t forget to collect memorabilia on your trips to cherish the memories.