Hill stations in India are known for their incredible beauty, ambience, charm and several sightseeing attractions. India is the most sought after tourist places for both Indian and international tourists. Some of the most visited hill stations of India are:
Darjeeling: Known as ‘Queen of the hills is situated in the West Bengal and is one of the most visited destinations in India. This eye-catching hill station is surrounded by the snow-capped mountain and beautifully covered with old-world temples, monasteries and amazing tea plantations. Darjeeling is a renowned tourist destination internationally, and has an incredible variety of attractions like the Darjeeling Mail (center of tourist activities), Ghoom Monastery (last destination of the popular Darjeeling toy train), Bhutia Busti (an interesting library contains old Buddhist texts and scrolls), Dhirdham temple, Kalimpong, Takdah and tiger hill.
Mount Abu: The only hill destination in Rajasthan is located in the Sirohi district of Rajasthan. This beautiful hill station can be reached from any anywhere in Rajasthan. It is surrounded by forested hills and built around a lake. This small hill town of Rajasthan is mainly renowned for Dilwara Jain temples and has also interesting picnic and trekking spots. There are numerous tourist places that you can explore just by making a trip to Rajasthan. Government Museum, Summer Festival (held every year in the month of June), Gaumukh Temple (Dedicated to Rama), Mandakini Kund, Nakki Talav (A holy center of Mount Abu), Dilwara Temples (consists five marble Jain temples), etc., are few of the prime attractions in Mount Abu. Some of the finest hotels in Rajasthan provide best facilities along with car rental services to Mount Abu.
Shimla: Another most visited hill stations of India is located in the state of Himanchal Pradesh, and offers you many picturesque locations with cool weather. Shimla is the capital of Himanchal Pradesh, and is also for popular for adventurous activities like skiing, fishing, trekking, etc. There are lots of tourist spots such as The Ridge, Lakkad Bazaar (known as the world of wooden marvels), St Michael’s Cathedral (a stained-glass masterpiece), Tara Devi Temple and evergreen oak and pine trees.
Munnar: A prominent hill town situated in the Indian state Kerala is at the confluence of the three mountains Nallathani, Kundala and Mudrapuzha. The best way to explore various aspects of nature such as exotic flora and fauna, beautiful rivers, valleys, spectacular waterfalls, profuse tea & spice plantations, etc. of Munnar is just by tour packages. Besides that, this outstanding hill station also offers the best accommodation facilities, which will make your trip unforgettable one. If you are a newlywed couple, then you can choose Munnar your honeymoon destination as it is a perfect retreat for newly wed couples.