The north Indian state of Himachal Pradesh brings in millions of tourists from across the world every year, owing to its captivating scenery. Characterized by snow-clad mountains and serene natural beauty, this ‘Abode of Snow’ is home to hundreds of villages, all beautiful in their own right. Read on to discover a few of the highlights on These Stunning Villages in Himachal Pradesh, India...
The best period of a couple’s life is a honeymoon. This honeymoon period allows you to explore new things about your partner and build a bond that will stay strong amidst all the obstacles. Now, there are two types of couples, one who loves beaches and others who love the mountains.
So here we bring to you some destinations in India which you might want to pick as your honeymoon destination if you love mountains:
Ladakh is famous for its unique culture, adventure sports, monasteries, and inspiring landscapes. The snow-clad high peaks, cold deserts, and massive glaciers, everything a mountain person wants at the same place. From witnessing the royal life to camping in the snow, from witnessing the breadth taking lakes and rivers that inspire you to the Maggi and chai in the snow – what else can be more romantic.
Chamba is the perfect place for the couple who wants to explore. From different and unique local handicrafts and organic products to the museums – this place serves it all. This place has one of the best architectures in India. Some of the breathtaking places involve Chamera Lake, Chaugan, and Bharmour.
Kashmir is “the paradise on Earth”. Surrounded by Himalayan, Pir Panjal, and Karakoram mountain ranges – the place has the most beautiful mountain peaks, massive glaciers, monasteries, lakes, rivers, forests, meadows, and valleys. From adventure sports like skiing to sports like golf – everything in one place. While it awakens the spiritual side with Amarnath and Vaishno Devi, it awakens the free side with places like Srinagar and Gulmarg. What more romantic than exploring “the paradise” together.
Shimla being the capital of Himachal Pradesh is situated between beautiful hills and mystical woods. With the landscapes getting better with changing places and the most dramatic toy train in the hill station – this place serves it all. From Kufri being the least crowded and least explored yet is the most beautiful place to forest camping and paragliding, Shimla remains the heart for nature and mountain lovers.
“The little Switzerland of India” is tucked away in the lap of Himachal Pradesh. You can visit Khajjiar any month of the year and it serves the best view of all time – green one season white the other. From Satdhara falls to Panchpula to Kalatop Khajjiar sanctuary, Dalhousie is indeed the “Mini Switzerland”.
The Meghalaya capital stands 1496 meters and provides relief from the heat. It has numerous waterfalls, mountain peaks, crystal clear lakes, golf courses, museums, zoos, and whatnot. Being the music capital of India, it has many music events throughout the year which keeps the place even more lively. From the beautiful Elephant falls to the mind-blowing Laitlum Canyons, there are many places and things to explore here, and who better than your other half.
For every mountain lover, the very idea of traveling the city known as Queen of Hills sounds like a dream. The picturesque place is best to relax and make millions of memories. Feeling the most beautiful journey of the mountains through the Nilgiri Mountain Railway AKA The Toy Train is the most mesmerizing part. From mountain climbing to the churches to the beautiful gardens, Ooty has it all.
Darjeeling being the “Queen of Himalayas” has jaw-dropping scenes, mesmerizing sunrises, and sunsets. The place has the warmest localities and has a very rich culture. It stands 2050 meters above sea level, this is cool at all times. With tiger hills being the highest point in Darjeeling and the nightingale park the place won’t let you shut your jaws.
While the list never ends, some of the other must go places include Mount Abu, Nainital, Dharamshala, Panchgini, and Gangtok.