India is a land of remarkable diversity – from ancient traditions and various art forms to magnificent landscapes and various other creations. India will shake your senses and warm your soul. There are many beautiful destinations to visit in India. So today we are going to list the top ten among them.
A few good excuses to visit some beautiful destinations are:
- The food – Perhaps no other country can offer the range of cuisine that India is offering. There’s no such thing as typical Indian food from Kerala to Kolkata.
- The world’s most famous building – “The Taj Mahal” along with others as Qutub Minar, Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, etc.
- Incredible wildlife – There are tigers, Peacock, deer and other beautiful animals.
- The Golden Triangle – The cities of Delhi, Agra, and Jaipur is known as the Golden Triangle.
Top 10 Beautiful Destinations To Visit In India This Summer
India has many destinations which you can visit for your travelling purpose. However, we are only listing the best among them. So presenting to you the 10 best destinations to visit in India this summer.
1. Aksai Chin, Jammu & Kashmir
A place that separates the Indian-controlled state of J&K from the Chinese-controlled area. The infamous LAC passes through Pangong Tso Lake of Ladakh, which makes it as one of the most beautiful places of India. The area near it is covered with mountains which is quite adorable. This place is rich in natural beauty. It is quite unfortunate that a place surreal as this cannot be easily visited. There are many salt lakes also, clear blue water and the serene beauty which seems like another heaven.
2. Horsley Hills, Andhra Pradesh
The Horsley Hills has a great road connected which leads to a fantastic view all around. Surrounded by a dense growth of Gulmohar trees. The minimum temperature is near 15 degrees and the maximum is also not much only 30 degrees so, a perfect summer vacation in the lap of nature. This place is also known as “The Andhra Ooty“. While here one can also spot The Gangotri Lake, Gaalibanda and the Horsley Hills Museum.
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3. Sandakphu, West Bengal
Very much popular for its stunning mountain views and scenic route, presenting you the highest peak of West Bengal, an ideal summer trek. The temperature is between 6 to 12-degree Celsius and some flowers are in their full bloom. Chittrey, where you’ll see pillars marking the India-Nepal border. It offers the unique experience of walking in India and having a dinner in Nepal. The cluster of Mt. Kangchenjunga forms a shape of Lord Buddha sleeping which will stay with you forever.
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4. Leh, Jammu & Kashmir
The biker’s paradise. It is accessible via Leh-Srinagar highways during the months of June to September. As the rest of the months, the highways are closed due to snow as temperature goes as low as 7 degree Celsius. The view of the Himalayas will mesmerize you that is for sure. The clear beautiful blue sky with chill weather make it worth a visit.
5. Kasol, Himachal Pradesh
The best place in India to just chill and do nothing. With the pleasant weather, you can relax in the lap of nature and explore nearby gems of the Parvati valley like Tosh and Kheerganga. The place is full of many trekking and rock climbing defined as easy to difficult, as a trip to a hill station is basically incomplete without some adventure. Near kasol, one can even visit Manikaran Gurudwara which serves as the major pilgrim centre for Hindus and Sikhs.
6. Mussoorie, Uttarakhand
Another hill station in the Dehradun district, which is the foothills of the Garhwal Himalayan range. It is popularly known as “The Queen of the Hills“. The highest point is ‘Lal Tibba’ which is about 7500 feet from the ground.
One can go out and watch the Kempty Falls which is located nearby. Even a Jabarkhet Wildlife Reserve, full of natural beauty is a quite beautiful place to watch out for. This summer destination has a lot to offer to its visitors like boating in the Lake Mist and paragliding around the Mussoorie Lake.
7. Srinagar, Kashmir
Also known as the summer capital, is the best among the places to visit in India. Very much popular for its Shikara rides, floating gardens and of course the serene beauty. It receives heavy snowfall during winters and the temperature often drops below -5 degrees C. One can even look for The Dal Lake, Shalimar Bagh, Shankaracharya Hill and many more to go. You can also spend a night in one of the houseboats, and wake up to a magnificent sunrise that will take your breath away. One can’t ignore the special Kashmiri food and Matamaal and The Chinar are the two place to try something special.
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8. Kodaikanal, Banglore
Princess of all the Hill stations. Grasslands, waterfalls, valleys, forests, and lakes of the hill station of Tamil Nadu. It has a lot to experience which includes from boat rides to treks and even meditation. Due to the high elevation of the city the temperature is cool throughout the year. Having a small walk during the sunset and sunrise near the Coaker’s walk is one of the most beautiful things you will find here. Then the Guna caves made popular by Tamil movie are highly protected and the tourists can see a section of it.
9. Dras, Jammu & Kashmir
The second coldest inhabited place on earth and the coldest in India. The way to Ladakh is extremely breathtaking. The best time to visit Dras is summer only as the weather is pleasant making it the best to explore nearby areas. Snowy rugged landscapes, valleys, ridges and the most important is the absence of modern noise pollution makes it a must visit destination from India.
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10. Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh
A delight during the summers. Its position is about 10,000 feet above the sea level which makes the normal temperature during summer is 25 degrees which is extremely pleasant to roam. Multiple lakes like Pankang Lake, Sangeshar Lake and many more are some popular attractions here. This is also the birthplace of Dalai Lama and the most visited hill station of Arunachal Pradesh.
There is a myth that India is considered as hot always but India is as diverse as the culture and its people. The white blankets of snow, extremely pleasant weather, beautiful sunrise & sunset view, and many other things makes these places extremely romantic. So these are some of the worth visiting beautiful destinations to visit at least once in a lifetime and beat the heat and enjoy the diversity of India.