Hill Stations

Hill Stations of India – The spectrum of unique variations!

No matter how much of Mother Nature’s glamour you have discovered throughout the world, your experiences can never reach to the highest levels of satisfaction unless you visit the hill stations of India. Every mountainous state of this awesome country has its own exclusive flavour for the tourists. From the thick snows of Himachal Pradesh to the lush green valley in West Bengal, every Indian hill station will simply amaze you with its picturesque views. Even a rugged person can be converted to an artist with the magic of India’s hill stations.

Himachal Pradesh

Dharamshala

For centuries, Dharamshala lived up to its name, providing a resting place for Hindu and Buddhist spiritual seekers before the snow-clad Dhauladhar Range. Located in

Kinnaur

The word Kinnaur is eloquent of stunning beauty and a remote mystique. This part of Himachal borders Tibet, and was opened to tourism as late

Spiti

The Lahaul and Spiti district in the state of Himachal Pradesh is famous for its incredible scenic beauty. A cluster of small, remote villages nestled

Shimla

Shimla’s unique personality and place in history owed much to its position as the British Raj’s summer capital in 1864. Being the capital and the

Manali

Cradled in the laps of the Himalayan Mountains, a city on the banks of the river Beas; picturesque valleys and forests decorating the landscape… Welcome

Lahaul

The Lahaul and Spiti District of the state of Himachal Pradesh grazes the Indo-Tibet border of the country, and the effect of this proximity has

Kasauli

Kasauli is a quaint little town located in the Solan district of Himachal Pradesh, amidst the majestic Himalayas. The city boasts of breathtaking views and

Dalhousie

A quiet little hill station on the slopes of the Himalayan Mountains range; picturesque vales and forests decorating the landscape. That is Dalhousie for you.

Chamba

Chamba is one of the pristine hamlets in Himachal Pradesh, known for its natural beauty situated at an altitude of 3,268 feet. Nestled on the

Chail

Tucked away in the hills of Himachal Pradesh, just  44 km from Shimla is the beautiful hill station of Chail. Once the Summer Capital of

Uttarakhand

Rishikesh

Rishikesh is a beautiful, scenic holiday destination and is one of the important pilgrimage destinations for Hindus. Located at an elevation of 1220 feet in

Nainital

Nainital is a beautiful hill station located in the green foothills of Kumaon in  Uttarakhand. It is the gateway to the western Himalayas. Situated at

Mussoorie

Mussoorie, also popularly known as ‘The Queen of the Hills’, exhibits a breathtakingly gorgeous view of nature amidst the great Himalayan range in all its

Hemkund

Hemkund Sahib also popularly known as Gurudwara Sri Hemkund Sahebji, is a famous Sikh place of worship and pilgrimage situated in the Chamoli district in Uttarakhand, India.

Dhanaulti

Dhanaulti is a hill station in the Tehri Garhwal district in the state of Uttarakhand. Nestled in the lap of the Garhwal Himalayan range, this

Chakrata

Chakrata is a small town in the Dehradun district under the Indian state of Uttarakh and sitting between Yamuna and Tons rivers. This township was

Badrinath

Badrinath is situated near river Alakananda in Chamoli district in the state of Uttarakhand and is one of the four sites of Chota Char Dhams.

Auli

If you wish to rush down the snow covered Himalayan surrounding slopes at breakneck speed, and enjoy the fun then Auli is the place where

West Bengal

Rishop

Rishyap or Rishop is a hamlet in the Kalimpong district in the state of West Bengal. Nestled in the serene Neora valley at a distance

Mirik

A quaint little town in the lap of the Himalayas painted like a picture on the backdrop of the majestic mountains. That is Mirik for

Kurseong

Kurseong is a hill station and sub-divisional town in the Darjeeling district under the Indian state of West Bengal. Located at an elevation of over

Kalimpong

Kalimpong is a hill station in the Indian state of West Bengal. It is located at an average elevation of 1,250 metres and app. 50

Darjeeling

Enveloped in lush greeneries and tea gardens, Darjeeling, a quaint little hill town in the state of West Bengal is popular for its Darjeeling tea.

Assam

Haflong

Haflong or the ‘Ant Hill’ as the name means is the only hill station located in the state of Assam. Haflong is a town and

Maharashtra

Lonavala

Located amidst the mystic Sahyadri hills in Maharashtra state, Lonawala or Lonavala, as it is popularly known is a trekker’s paradise. A small hill town

Meghalaya

Shillong

Shillong or the ‘Scotland of the East’ is a popular hill station, located in the state of Meghalaya. The capital of the state Meghalaya, this

Cherrapunji

Welcome to Cherrapunji, the second wettest place in the world and a hill station in the state of Meghalaya. It still holds the all time

Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar

Located in the beautiful state of Jammu and Kashmir, Srinagar is the summer capital of the state. It is situated in the heart of the

Sonmarg

Sonmarg is a small hilly town of Indian state Jammu and Kashmir Ganderbal district. The name means of The Meadow of Gold, because the spring

Pahalgam

Kashmir is known as the crown jewel of Indian tourism because of its platter full of natural beauty. This land is compared as the heaven

Gulmarg

Located in the Baramula district of Jammu and Kashmir, Gulmarg is a treat for sore eyes. Literally, Gulmarg means ‘a meadow of flowers’, the town

Sikkim

Zuluk

This place is relatively new and infrequent destination in the East Sikkim. With majestic views of the eastern Himalayan Mountain range, Zuluk or Dzuluk or

Yumthang

The Yumthang Valley, popularly called ‘Valley of Flowers’ is located in the north Sikkim district of Sikkim state, with lush greenery, river, hot springs, meadows

Sandakphu

Sandakphu or Sandakfu or Sandakpur is the highest peak in the district of Ilam, Nepal and West Bengal. With an elevation of around 11,930 ft.,

Ravangla

Ravangla

Located in the southern part of the state of Sikkim, Ravangla is a quaint little town in the laps of the Menam Hill in Eastern

Pelling

Pelling is a small town in the Indian state of Sikkim, at the foothills of Mount Kanchenjunga. Located in the western part of the state

Nathula

Coming up from Tsomgo Lake, the road to Nathu La can have blinding snow on both sides and, in some months, there’s such thick fog

Gangtok

Fascinating and unruly… that what describes Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim is located on the eastern side of the Himalayan range at an altitude of 1,650 metres. A

Changu Lake

Located at a height of around 12400 ft. from the sea level, Changu Lake or Tsomgo Lake offers a panoramic sight of amazing scenery that

Tamilnadu

Coonoor

Coonoor

Located in the state of Tamil Nadu, Coonoor is perhaps one of the best holiday destinations in the country in the state of Tamil Nadu.

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Ooty

Ooty or Udagamandalam is the preferred outing for most of the tourists across the country, especially during the summer season.  This small township of Nilgiri

kodaikanal

Kodaikanal

Kodaikanal is a city amid the slopes of Palani in the hills of the Dindigul district in Tamil Nadu. Kodaikanal or ‘The Gift of the

Kerala

Vagamon

Vagamon or Wagamon is one of the major tourist destination in southern India. This hilly township is situated at an elevation of 1100metre under Kottayam

Ponmudi

Ponmudi is the one of the southern hill station situated at Thiruvananthapuram district of Indian state Kerala. Trivandrum city is within a distance of 53km

Munnar

Munnar is a hill station covered with tea plantation of Western Ghat Mountains nestled in Idukki district under the Indian state of Kerala. This Roosted

Devikulam

Devikulam is a southern India hill station situated beside the lake by the same name within a distance of 5km from another famous hilly township

Karnataka

Nandi Hills

Nandi Hills, or Nandidurg, is a hill fortress in the Chikkaballapur district in the south Indian state of Karnataka. An ancient hill fortress built by

Arunachal Pradesh

Vagamon

Vagamon or Wagamon is one of the major tourist destination in southern India. This hilly township is situated at an elevation of 1100metre under Kottayam

Ponmudi

Ponmudi is the one of the southern hill station situated at Thiruvananthapuram district of Indian state Kerala. Trivandrum city is within a distance of 53km

Munnar

Munnar is a hill station covered with tea plantation of Western Ghat Mountains nestled in Idukki district under the Indian state of Kerala. This Roosted

Devikulam

Devikulam is a southern India hill station situated beside the lake by the same name within a distance of 5km from another famous hilly township

Rajasthan

Mount Abu

Mount Abu is the only hill station of the desert state Rajasthan, situated on Aravalli range. Forming a rocky plateau 22 km in length and

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