Summer vacation time is close and if you have not planned a vacation with family or friends to escape the blistering heat then it is time. India is a vast country with different types of destinations and innumerable places to spend your summer holidays. This makes it even more difficult plan your trip for a memorable vacation.

We have picked out select destinations to save your time and plan your trip to one of these top 5 summer holiday destinations in India.

  1. Darjeeling

This is one of the best hill stations in India and a gateway to the Eastern Himalayas. From the joy train ride to the vast tea estates it provides an amazing view with lovely climate most suitable for summers. As it is popular hill station bookings must be done in advance.

There are many Interesting Things To Do here as below:

  • Luxury Stay at British Colonial Mansion in a Tea Garden or budget lodging also available.
  • Joy Ride on the Darjeeling Toy Train one of the Best Traveler’s Choice Train Rides in India.
  • Spot endangered species at Himalayan Padmaja Zoological Conservation Park with Museum.
  • Ride on Rangeet Valley Cable Car for a spectacular view over Darjeeling.
  1. Mount Abu

If you would like to escape the blistering heat in Rajasthan then take visit this cool hill station called Mt. Abu. As it is elevated at a height the climate is cooler than the other sweltering regions and is one of the best hill stations in western region especially as it is nestled amidst the scenic Aravallis with Highest Points between Achal Garh & Guru Shikar with thrill activities by travelling through Palace on Wheels India.

Interesting Things To Do

  • Visit the Brahma Kumari Peace Park
  • Adventure Sports at Thrill Zone Park
  • Visit Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Boat Ride at Nakki Lake
  1. Manali 

This ideal place for summer has several ways for you to enjoy your summer vacations with friends. The picturesque backdrop of snow clad Himalaya mountains and the peaceful temples are major attractions here in addition to the fun, frolic and adventure sports at Manali.

Interesting Things To Do

  • River Rafting at Pirdi in Beas River
  • Go Biking through Rohtang Pass
  • Trek to Beas Kund for a splendid view Pir Panjal
  • Ride a Yak at Manali Wildlife Sanctuary and spot rare snow animals
  • Visit the Himachal Culture and Folk Art Museum 
  1. Munnar

This is one of the most popular tourist zones in India visited by foreigners from around the globe. This place makes a great summer vacation destination with a range of activities suitable for you if you’re with family, friends or even traveling alone. The large tea plantations are something you cannot miss. The water falls, lush greenery, and scenic western Ghats makes it a great place to forget summer.

Interesting Things To Do

  • Visit The Eravikulam Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Go Trekking @ The Top Station In Munnar
  • Visit Echo Point @ 600 Ft Altitude
  • Hike Up to Anamudi Peak
  1. Lonavala

This is an amazing place to escape hot summers and relax your soul viewing the vast greenery, amidst the picturesque western ghats. This is situated close to Mumbai and famous for caves and ruins.

Interesting Things To Do

  • Night Camping
  • Spot Wildlife in Rajmachi Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Visit Historical Sites – Karla & Bhaja Caves & Korigad Fort

To know more about the Palace on Wheels booking online. Plan your trip in these summer vacations and explore the different places of India.