10 Best Hill Stations To Escape The Heatwave In India

By Famous India

It is renowned for its lush tea gardens, breathtaking views of mountains and the alluring toy train rides. It's indeed one of the best hill stations in India to escape the heatwave

Darjeeling, West Bengal

Shillong offers a delightful escape from the scorching summer heatwave. Explore the living root bridges of Cherrapunji or soak in the mesmerizing beauty of Elephant Falls

Shillong, Meghalaya

The erstwhile summer capital of British India, Take a stroll on the Mall Road or embark on a trek to Jakhu Temple for panoramic views of the Himalayas

Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Ooty is blessed with sprawling tea estates, lakes, and valleys. Enjoy a ride on the Nilgiri Mountain Railway or explore the picturesque Botanical Gardens to beat the heatwave

Ooty, Tamil Nadu

Munnar is a paradise tucked away in the Western Ghats. Trek to Anamudi Peak, the highest peak in South India, or simply unwind amidst the serene beauty of nature

Munnar, Kerala

Perched around the shimmering Naini Lake, Nainital is the best hill station dotted with colonial-era cottages and vibrant markets. Visit to escape the heatwave

Nainital, Uttarakhand

Mussoorie offers scenic views of the Doon Valley and the Shivalik ranges. Walk along the Camel's Back Road or explore the landscapes of Kempty Falls to escape the heatwave

Mussoorie, Uttarakhand

Popularly known as the "Scotland of India,". Indulge in activities like river rafting on the Barapole River or simply rejuvenate amidst the tranquil surroundings

Coorg, Karnataka

With its calm Dal Lake, Mughal gardens, and snow-capped peaks of Gulmarg, Srinagar is a paradise on earth. Experience staying in a houseboat or embark on a shikara ride

Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir

Kodaikanal is a serene hill station adorned with lakes, forests, and waterfalls. Explore the paths of Coaker's Walk or take a boat ride on Kodai Lake and escape the heatwave

Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu

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