People in India are fond of summer holidays. As soon as summer season starts, numbers of hill stations, beaches and tropical islands become vibrant with huge rush. There are numerous places which can beat the international places in our country. Visit these best places during April, and beat the heat with nature.
10. Anjaw, Arunachal Pradesh
A district of Anjaw is situated along the banks of the beautiful Lohit River, a tributary of the Brahmaputra. It shares its border with China. Its major attractions are cardamom garden, snow-capped mountain, Dong sunset point, Kibithoo waterfalls, Hawai Pond and Parshuram Kund. Feel the nature’s beauty at the price of ₹12000/-
9. Chopta Valley, Sikkim
A naturally scenic tourist destination, Chopta Valley is located in the state of Sikkim. It is situated at an elevation of 13200 ft above sea level. It is popular for its numerous opportunities in trekking and hiking. The lakes and river provide ample opportunities for water sports also. April is best time to visit, because of its moderate weather. The clear skies and chill has its own charm during this month. Tour packages start from ₹14000/-
8. Pahalgam, Jammu & Kashmir
April is Pahalgam’s peak tourist season, while weather is pleasant and favorable for sightseeing. This hill station is located at the hright of 7200 ft., also known as ‘Valley of Shepherds’. Must visit places are Bettab Valley, Sheshnag Lake, Lidder River and Tulian. It is surrounded by thickly wooded pine forests, breathtaking vistas of meadows and the snow-capped Himalayan mountains. Adventure lovers can enjoy river rafting here. Tour package of Pahalgam is starting from ₹15000/-
7. Ranikhet, Uttarakhand
Known as a quiet retirement hill station, Ranikhet is situated in Almora district of Uttarakhand. It has interesting places where tourists can spend their leisure time. Majkhali, Bhalu Dham, Upat Golf Course, Tarikhet Village and also few temples to be explored. It is also famous for plantations of apricots, peaches and chestnut. Ranikhet weekend tour cost is ₹8000/- onwards.
6. Kadmat Island, Lakshadweep
Kadmat is 8 km long island surrounded by lagoon, perfect for summer holidays. It is a paradise of sandy beaches, coral reef and astounding variety of flora and fauna. People can enjoy many water sports like Kayaking, Yachting, Boating, Diving, Snorkeling and Skiing. Best air packages start from ₹30000/-
5. Cherrapunji, Meghalaya
The wettest place in India, Cherapunji is nestled in the East Khasi Hillsin the southwest of Shillong, a capital of Meghalaya. It is also known as Sohra and Churra. Cherrapunji lies on high above misty valleys and foaming rivers, enclosed in swirling clouds and perched on an escarpment. Good place for trekking. Other activities tourists can do, are river canoeing, rock climbing and camping. Tour packages starts from ₹10000/-
4. Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir
Srinagar is the capital of Jammu and Kashmir. It is the summer capital, as a month of April is best time to visit the most amazing place. Major attractions of the capital are the Shikara ride on Dal Lake, colorful fountains in landscaped gardens like Mughal Gardens, ancient temples like Shankaracharya and the most famous mosques – Hazratbal Shrine, Jama Masjid. Best tour package ia available at ₹8500/- onwards.
3. Pelling, Sikkim
Pelling is a hill town located at the south western border in state of Sikkim. Tourists can enjoy the magnificent views of The Kanchenjunga, the third highest peak in the world. Pelling is considered to enjoy the closest view of the Kanchenjunga. It has many beautiful monasteries, waterfalls, tea gardens and fruit orchards. Other than enjoying the scenic beauty, people can enjoy adventures like hand-gliding and water rafting. Best tour package is starting from ₹15000/-
2. Coorg, Karnataka
Coorg is one of the beautiful place in South India. Also known as The Scotland of India, It is located in Karnataka state. The hill station is a breathtaking natural beauty, picturesque view of hills, valleys, forests as well as tea, coffee and cardamom plantations. An ideal place for trekking, bird watching and nature walks. An unforgettable destination packages is available at the price of ₹12000/- onwards.
1. Darjeeling, West Bengal
Darjeeling is beautifully crafted summer holiday destination, in the state of West Bengal. Nestled in the beautiful mountains, it is fondly called ‘Queens of the Hills’. It is a land of beautiful tea gardens on the slopes of rolling hills, orchids, pines. Experience the harmony with nature at the tour package cost of ₹10000/-