The blazing sun, uncomfortable humidity levels, and soaring temperatures – the summer season has finally arrived! With the temperature soaring beyond 45 degrees, this is the perfect time to escape to cooler places where you can relax and unwind. Here are a few popular summer destinations in India to visit:
1. Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh
Once the summer retreat of the British, the valleys enveloped in pine forests and distant mountains shrouded in misty clouds make Dalhousie a picture perfect place. You can spend the entire day simply by gazing at and admiring the mesmerising landscape of the place. If you take a walk around the place, you can still find monuments and buildings reminding you of the Raj-era. The Colonial-era churches of St. Francis and St. John adds to its Victorian charm.
2. Wayanad, Kerala
With hills cloaked in the lush carpet of greenery, the misty valleys of Wayanad are a perfect place to escape the summer heat. This serene hill station in Kerala is a perfect detox for your mind, away from the maddening crowd and the overwhelming urban life. You can explore the plantations of tea, vanilla, and coffee. You can visit the nearby tribal villages to explore their nomadic lifestyle.
3. Kalimpong, West Bengal
The alpine valleys in the backdrop of the majestic Himalayas are the most striking view that you will ever witness in Kalimpong. The landscape of this place is a feast for your eyes. If you are an adventurous soul, then the River Teesta will provide you ample opportunities for experiencing rowing and other adventure sports. If you are much laid back for any activities, you can take a walk around the quaint valley, admiring its beauty, plantations, and rich flora. Take a walk on the winding roads lined with wildflowers and surprise your eyes with the panoramic view of the place.
4. Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh
Famous as the home of the Dalai Lama, Dharamshala is indeed the most peaceful destinations in India during summers. The best time to witness the awe-inspiring beauty of the place is during summers. Nature is at its best during the month of April. You can enjoy thrilling treks in the Himalayas and explore the Tibetan monasteries. If you are lucky enough, you can also get a chance to meet the Dalai Lama during his public meetings organised in Ganchen Kyishong just after the Tibetan New Year. Even if you do nothing, the amazing weather and the natural beauty will leave you refreshed and recharged.
5. Coorg, Karnataka
The enchanting valley of Coorg is one of the most sought-after summer destinations in India. Also referred as the Scotland of India, the amazing weather, vibrant landscapes, and the mesmerising hills make it a perfect getaway from the summer heat.
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