Where To Escape The Summer Heat In India

Where To Escape The Summer Heat In India

Where To Escape The Summer Heat In India

Where To Escape The Summer Heat In India

Summer is the hottest season in the year, of course, but it is often the most favorite season. This season remind us of holidays. Choosing a place to escape the summer heat and enjoy a vacation with family is really important, especially for people in India where the heat of the summer often hits most parts of the country during this hot season. Finding a cool hill or mountain destination is the best solution. In India, there are some places you can stay during the summer months and take part in many outdoor activities. Manali, Ooty, Gulmarg, Munnar, Nainital are the most popular destinations that you should not miss for a summer vacation in this country.

Oosty

Botanical Garden in Ooty

Botanical Garden in Ooty

Situated in in the Nilgiri mountain range, the state of Tamil Nadu, Oosty is sometimes known as “the Queen of the hill stations”. Ooty stands at 7,347 feet above sea level and it has a pleasant temperature (about 15-20 C) in the summer. The temperature is suitable to run away from the summer heat and the landscape is worthy of you trip. It has picturesque views with rolling hills covered dense vegetation, tea gardens, eucalyptus trees and so on. Once you come there, don’t miss a chance to reach the place by train. The Nilgiri Mountain Railway is one of the parts of the charm; visitors can enjoy a very scenic route in the train. All makes Oosty a great Summer Retreat.

Manali

Snow capped mountains in Manali

Snow capped mountains in Manali

Located in the lower Himalayas in the state of Himachal Pradesh, Manali is internationally known as “Switzerland of India”. Manali is surrounded by snow capped peaks and many snow lines. It is a paradise for campers, trekkers or honeymooners with many spectacular natural sites like waterfalls, hot springs and a beautiful river. The river Beas runs through the town and makes its beauty. The town also has some magnificent temples and a monastery, some shopping centers and several eating house for visitors to enjoy.

Gulmarg

Gulmarg, meadow of flowers

Gulmarg, meadow of flowers

As a valley retreat, Gulmarg is a large at altitude of 2,730 meters in Jammu-Kashmir. The name Gulmarg means “meadow of flowers” and it is the best describe of this place. The meadow Gulmarg is filled with countless colorful flowers; some of them are For Get Me Not, Bluebell, Daisy or Buttercup. Once you reach there, you will soon know that why Gulmarg remains in the list of top summer retreats in India. Gulmarg welcomes visitors with beautiful landscapes. It has spectacular snow covered mountains and many maize and rice fields. They add to the natural beauty of this cool retreat.

Nainital

A lake in Nainital

A lake in Nainital

Nainital is one of the most beautiful hill stations in India. It is often called Lake Paradise. In the part, this land has 60 lakes but now only a few lakes are alive. Naitinal is famed for its charming lakes, bird’s-eye views and ability to offer travelers a wide range of exciting activities. For those who love hiking, there are hiking tracks up the imposing mountains. Besides, you can enjoy yachting, boating and paddling during the day.

Munnar

Tea plantation in Munnar

Tea plantation in Munnar

Situated in the state of Kerala, Munnar is a famous travel destination in the summer. In the past, when Britain was ruling India, the British made it a summer resort in the South. Munnar has breathtaking views and it is the home to many tea plantations, winding lanes and beautiful valleys in the vaporous light of the sunrise. Munnar also has numerous waterfalls, national parks and lakes. If you love quiet and peaceful atmosphere or you want to beat the heat of the summer, Munnar is always a best choice for you.

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