9 Hill Stations In India That Beat Any Exotic Summer Destination Abroad

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India has some of the most picturesque and pristine hill stations, which are not only perfect to settle down, but also make for a wonderful and memorable vacation. With scorching summers ready to give you tan lines, I think it’s time to rush off to a hill station to cool off.

1. Chemrey Gompa, Leh.

The land of mist and magic! shed off the stresses of mind and attain peace of mind here.

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2. Sikkim.

Legendary Buddhist guru Padmasambhava, hailed Sikkim as one of the world's last utopias. Go experience it!

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3. Shivling Peak Lake, Gangotri, Uttarakhand.

You can experience nature in its rawest form here. It’s the perfect spot for peace and quaint lovers.

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4. Manali, Himachal Pradesh.

Apart from stunning vistas, you can also enjoy paragliding in Manali.

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5. Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu.

Kodaikanal is often referred as the ‘Gift of the Forests’. Discovered in and around 1845, it is also touted as the ‘Princess of Hill Stations.’

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6. Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand.

Delve into the wilderness of this exotic hill station in Uttarakhand guaranteed to leave you spellbound.

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7. Gulmarg, Jammu and Kashmir.

If there is ever a heaven on earth, its here, its here, its here.

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8. Auli, Uttarakhand.

Uttarakhand is the home to several hill stations and Auli is one amongst them. The Himalayas serve as the backdrop of this pristine hilly retreat and also adds to its appealing beauty.

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9. Munnar, Kerala.

Surrounded by hills on all the sides, this hill town in Kerala is truly a visitor’s delight.

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It is in these hilly retreats, you can soak yourself in good times. They are lovely, they are gorgeous, and they are so much more than what you’d expect from a hill station. So go unfold!

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Stop fooling around the fake travel website and fake writer with fake pics
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Neenu Thomas
Oh my gosh....these pics are wrong.
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Ravi Dubé
Also Pachmari in Madhya Pradesh. Superb and with old Raj bungalows
Sat 05 02 15, 06:59 · Reply · Edit · Delete ·
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Devna Mehra
These photos are so obviously photo-shopped - it's such a put-off right at the outset. These places are amazingly beautiful - your photoshopping actually makes them look uglier.
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Ashutosh Sharma
Please do not misguide with photoshoped images
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