Hill Stations Near Delhi To Visit In June – July
Delhi inmates, are your children pestering for a weekend getaway? Is it becoming quite a challenge to handle the sweltering heat of the summer? Are your children tugging your shirts as they are hit by boredom due to closed schools for summer? Here are some options for you to plan the perfect, small holiday near Delhi. Many hill stations near Delhi are quite ideal for a quick visit in the months of June – July and help you combat the humid winds of the summer.
The lush green pastures of the Beas valley beckon you and your family for an instant visit from Delhi (12 hours’ travel). If your family are adventure enthusiasts and love trekking, there are terrains that you would want to choose for a trekking experience. Manali is an ideal place for couples to spend a romantic holiday
Shimla used to be the summer capital for the British due to the pleasant weather. Being at the foothill of the Himalayas and amidst pine forests, Shimla has quite a number of recreational activities like ice-skating for the tourists. Get to Shimla is less than 8 hours from Delhi and rest well in nature
Driving to Dalhousie from Delhi is a good option for people who love the roads. The place is surrounded by snow-capped peaks and there are many water bodies with healing powers that flow through the town. Besides scenic stopovers, there are markets to buy Tibetan merchandise like shawls and carpets
Plan to take your children in the longest cable car ride of Asia in Auli. Located at just 82 km from Delhi, Auli is a popular ski destination and home to several adventurous activities including treks. Auli is also a place for the spiritual folks who can stay in serenity and visit many temples including the most famous Joshimath Temple, dedicated to Lord Badri Visha
Reach Nainital by road in about seven hours from Delhi and gear up to be in a pleasant climate that is unchanging throughout the year. Great views from Naina Peak, the highest peak in Nainital and a walk alongside the Nainital Lake are the best attractions for families. There are cable car rides that can maximize your holiday experience.
A good attraction for the wildlife enthusiasts is available near Delhi at Lansdowne. At a distance that can be covered in 7 hours, Lansdowne is a place where you can see tigers, enjoy scenic views of the Himalayas and venture into trekking among the oak/ alpine forests. It is one of the very beautiful hill stations near Delhi offering picturesque views of the mountain ranges.