Summer Vacation in India
A summer holidays is a time to decompress and unstrain, to get
away from the normal routine of the life to luxuriate in the
cool summer destinations of India. Since the time of the colonial
era, India is famous worldwide for its summer holidays as it
has lot of summer attractions to offer to the tourists. During
the time of British India, Shimla, one of the coolest regions
of India, served as the Summer Capital of British Empire. Even
today, this summer destination is one of the most-demanding
destinations among the travelers of the world. However, India
has numerous summer tourist places where the travelers have
an option to spend the entire summer season under special summer
tour packages or they can opt from the several short term tour
packages to enjoy the summer vacation in India. This summer
season of 2009, we have tailored summer tour packages in such
a way that to include some of the top summer destinations of
India to refresh and rejuvenate the holidaymakers utmost. So,
some of the top summer destinations of this season are
One of the best places in the country you can be at during the summer. Also known
as Kodagu, this is a place said to haunt you forever with its timeless beauty.
Coorg offers you a fascinating past, captivating natural beauty, great cuisine
and aromas of the coffee plantations, oranges and honey. Set amidst verdant
valleys, imposing mountains and teak wood forests, this is one of the most
beautiful hill stations you can visit.
Ooty, short for Ootacamund or Udhagamandalam is one of South India's most popular
hill stations, situated in the Nilgiri Hills at an altitude of 2,240 mts. Spread
out along a high plateau, Ooty is set among the Nilgiris or Blue Mountains, covered
with green forests and valleys, tea plantations, streams and mountains. Though
crowded during summer, Ooty remains a favourite for travellers across the country
This is Himachal Pradesh's main summer destination for backpackers, trekkers
and partygoers escaping the summer heat. A popular tourist destination at 570km
from New Delhi and 280km from Shimla, Manali is the northern-most town of Himachal
Pradesh's Kullu Valley. Situated on the national highway that leads to Leh, Manali
is also the gateway to the remote and desolate valleys of Lahaul and Spiti.
This picturesque hill station, also known as the Queen of Maharashtra's
hill stations, is located in the Western
Ghats, cradled in the Sahyadri ranges. An altitude of 1,372 m gives
it the distinction of being the highest hill station in Western
India. Its popularity is not only as a honeymoon spot and a great
summer getaway, but also because of its historical and religious
A hilly retreat established by American missionaries around 1845 in order to
escape from the high temperatures of the plains, Kodaikanal, or Kodai as it's
better known, is a quiet hill station at an altitude of 2,195 m, on the southern
ridge of the Palani hills in Tamil Nadu. It is popular amongst the locals as
well as other tourists and has earned the nickname of Princess of Hill Stations.
A popular getaway for people from Mumbai and Pune, Matheran is a quiet hill station
located on the Sahyadri range, at an altitude of 800 mts. Meaning 'forest on
top', Matheran was discovered in 1850, by a district collector of Thane, Hugh
Poyntz Malet, and the foundations for its development was laid down by Lord Elphinstone,
the then Governor of Mumbai.
A magnificent hang-over of the British Raj, Shimla's cool environs still remain
the biggest magnet for Indian tourists. Shimla has taken the best of what the
British created, and mixed it with the quintessentially Indian - and every
summer thousands of people from the plains enjoy themselves to the hilt in
this popular summer retreat.
What better summer destination to recommend than the summer capital of Jammu
and Kashmir! Srinagar is set around the beautiful Dal Lake, where picturesque
houseboats or shikharas, carry tourists on boat rides around the placid lake.
This scintillating hill resort set in the Kashmir valley is an ideal summer getaway.
Srinagar basically has an alpine weather, as the summers are mild and winters
Munnar offers summer tourists a mix of relaxation and adventure amidst beautiful
landscapes. Munnar is a beautiful getaway landscaped with tea plantations, hills,
lakes, forests and winding walks. Located at an altitude of 1,829 m, it is home
to South India's highest peak called Anamudi, standing 2,695 m tall.
Goa is one of the most idyllic holiday destinations in India. This evergreen
destination is a holidaymaker's paradise. A diverse tourist locale, Goa is celebrated
the world over for its laidback culture, sun kissed beaches, gothic churches
and rocking nightlife. Despite the fact that it gets really hot in Goa during
the summer, it remains one of the most sought-after destinations in India thanks
to some exciting hotel packages on offer for the tourist during this period.
highlighting the best spots in the country to be at the height of the season,
retreats that refresh and rejuvenate. Take your pick and head away from the sweltering
Some of the famous summer destinations of India are Shimla,
for the long period of time under its of British Indithe tourists the capital
was shifted to the cool region of Shimla rists all over the world attracted towards
India of Holiday Summer Destinations welcomes you to India. Visit the cool hill
stations in India, relax on balmy beaches in India and rejuvenate in Ayurveda
resorts in India, in Indian Holiday Summer Destinations.
This summer, walk barefoot on meadows covered in wildflowers in Himachal Pradesh,
see the snow-clad Himalayas in Leh and Ladakh, and the scenic hill stations of
Kashmir and Uttaranchal with Indian Holiday Summer Destinations. Go white water
rafting on a sparkling mountain river in India, travel to the green hills of
Munnar and Kodaikanal in South India and enjoy a relaxing summer vacation with
Indian Holiday Summer Destinations.
Visit the beautiful Kashmir Valley and float on Dal Lake on a shikhara or houseboat.
Tour the scenic hill resorts of India, travel to pilgrimage destinations in India
and relax in a spa resort in India. Indian Holiday Summer Destinations, invite
you to relax and chill out on your Indian Holiday.
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