“I am Summer, come to lure you away from your computer… come dance on my fresh grass, dig your toes into my beaches”.
Summer is finally here!! Iced tea, soft drink, soda, ice cream will finally come to our rescue. So what can be a better way to cope up with the summer heat? Summer holidays it is! So, here is a list of seven summer holiday destinations that you can’t miss this year.
- The Queen of hills- Darjeeling, West Bengal:
What can be a better place to beat the summer heat than visiting a beautiful hill station like Darjeeling? Situated in the northern part of West Bengal, Darjeeling is a part of Himalayas and often known as the queens of hills in India. The historic gothic architecture, freshly fermented beer and the mall road for shopping, indeed makes a wonderful vacation spot. The tiger hill is one of the attraction spots in Darjeeling where you can enjoy the mesmerizing sunrise.
- Shimla, Himachal Pradesh:
Often termed as the Switzerland of India, Shimla is a mesmerizing hill station situated in the heart of Himachal Pradesh. It is a part of the Himalaya, often covered by snow-clad mountain tops and snowfall during winter. Shimla makes a wonderful summer holiday destination because of its lush green nature and chilling weather.
- Wayanad, Misty hills in Kerala:
Wayanad hills of Kerala are one of the best places to detox your body and enjoy a leisure vacation. Often South India is famous for its beach sides and coastal area but what we should not forget is its beauty and lush greenery that comes from the snow clad mountains. Wayanad is thus one of the mystic hill station vacation destinations to visit this summer. Enjoy the smell and taste of aromatic south Indian spices while taking a leisure walk through the green plantations.
- Coonoor, Tamil Nadu:
Situated in the lap of Nilgiri hills, Coonoor hills is a perfect holiday destination in the south of India. Coonoor is typically a village place in Tamil Nadu and indeed one of the best places to hang out on a summer vacation with your friends or family. Even lot of trek trips are also hosted from this point.
- Gangtok, Sikkim:
What else can be a relaxing vacation than visiting those monasteries and enjoying the mesmerizing beauty of the hills? Gangtok, the hilltop place of Sikkim, India is one of those places where you can find your inner soul. The traditional culture and chilling breeze make a fantastic feeling on one’s mind.
- Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu:
Kodaikanal, often known as the princess of the hill station, is a beautiful place situated at the heart of Tamil Nadu. The lush green nature and gothic Indian architecture of this place make it a beautiful summer holiday destination place.
- Rishikesh. Uttrakhand:
Often termed as the yoga capital of the country, Rishikesh is a mesmerizing spiritual place for a summer holiday trip. People from all around the globe visit Rishikesh to find their inner aura and detox their minds.