Top 5 Weekend Getaways for Summer to Charge Yourself

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Have started imaging over the picture? Want some relief from the groove and hustle bustle? But don’t have time? Right? Then why don’t you look up for these few summer destinations that can make your weekend special!

Manali

One of the most popular hill stations in India. The place is blessed with extraordinary scenic beauty, from museums to temples, little villages, river adventures, trekking trails, clean roads, local market places, and cafes too.

The place also offers much more in terms of natural beauty such as picturesque views, orchards with green and red apples, and, rich flora and fauna.

Distance from Delhi: 540 km via NH 44/ National Highway 44 (Approx.)

Time Taken to Reach: 12 Hours (Approx.)

Nearest Railway Station: Joginder Nagar

Nearest Airport: Bhuntar Airport, Kullu

Tourist Attractions: Rohtang Pass, Solang Valley, Hadimba Temple, Beas River, Jogini Waterfall Nearby Places: Kasol, Kullu, Shimla, Mcleodganj, Dalhousie, Manikaran Sahib

Mussoorie

Mussoorie is the first place that comes to the mind when it comes to holidays. You can plan a weekend getaway too for Mussoorie. It will be a golden amber visiting here as its beauty rejuvenate one’s soul. The town gives a fairyland experience to the tourists.

Kempty fall is one of the most popular tourist destinations of Mussoorie. This waterfall is located between the ways from Dehradun – Mussoorie.

Distance from Delhi: 300 km via Saharanpur Road (Approx.)

Time Taken to Reach: 7 Hours (Approx.)

Nearest Railway Station: Dehradun

Nearest Airport: Jolly Grant National Airport & Indira Gandhi International Airport

*There are no regular flights to Jollygrant Airport*

Tourist Attractions: Kempty Fall, Lake Mist, Gun Hills, Benog Wildlife Sanctuary, Jwala Devi Temple, Bhatta Falls Nearby Places: Rishikesh, Dehradun, Dhanaulti, Haridwar, Chakrata

Kasol

Kasol is the one enough and the best place to enjoy every kind of habitat a youth might need. One can camp either along the riverside, or at the top points of beautiful valleys like Kheerganga, Majestic Magic Valley, Parvati Valley, and the Tosh Valley.

You can enjoy the trail of trekking, sightseeing, paragliding, walking along the river, hot spring and more. It is popular among people by mini Israel.

Distance from Delhi: 520 km via NH 44/ National Highway 44 (Approx.)

Time Taken to Reach: 12 Hours (Approx.)

Nearest Railway Station: Joginder Nagar

Nearest Airport: Bhuntar Airport, Kullu

Tourist Attractions: Gurudwara Shri Manikaran Sahib, Hot Water Spring, Malana, Tosh, Rasol Nearby Places: Kullu, Manali, Shimla, Chamba

Srinagar

The summer capital of the Indian state Jammu & Kashmir is a paradise in itself. The Dal Lake is the jewel of the place and is a must visiting place for tourists as its beauty speaks by its own. Riding the Shikaras, witnessing the scenic views and staying in the houseboats will give you the life – long experience. Visiting paradise will surely make you fall in love with it.

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Distance from Delhi: 800 km via NH 44/ National Highway 44 (Approx.)

Time Taken to Reach: 17 Hours (Approx.)

Nearest Railway Station: Udhampur

Nearest Airport: Srinagar Airport

Tourist Attractions: Dal Lake, Shalimar Bagh, Nishant Bagh, Wular Lake Nearby Places: Sonamarg, Gulmarg, Pahalgam, Ladakh

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Auli

Auli used to be the one less explored hill stations in India by tourists but now is growing like other hill stations. The majestic snow and the greenery are the top attractions of the place. It comes among those destinations which are popular for skiing in India. It’s a frozen land in the lap of Garhwal Himalayas.

The trek recompenses you with a view of India’s second-highest peak Nanda Devi. You can trek up to Himalayan peaks such as Nanda Devi, Kamet, Mana Parvat, Dunagiri, and Joshimath from Auli.

Distance from Delhi: 370 km via NH 44/ National Highway 44 (Approx.)

Time Taken to Reach: 9 Hours (Approx.)

Nearest Railway Station: Rishikesh




Nearest Airport: Jolly Grant Airport

Tourist Attractions: Gurso Bugyal, Kwani Bugyal, Trishul Peak, Chenab Lake,

Nearby Places: Joshimath, Rudraprayag, Nandaprayag

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