If a wonderful family vacation is on your mind, North India is where you must be headed. North India is a pure delight for mountain lovers and adventure enthusiasts. Picturesque cities, bustling neighbourhood, colonial structures, spiritual sojourns, and imposing mountain destinations make North India a traveler’s favorite. Nature, in particular seems to have showered plenty of love on North India.
An array of hill-stations tucked in the beautiful confines of the mighty Himalayas is the perfect remedy of your tired soul. Lovely climate, imposing pines, lakes, valleys, and treacherous paths leading to the most divine locations in the North India makes it a hub for discerning travelers.
Read on and find out the top 4 places to visit in North India.
Spirituality resides in every bit of Haridwar that has been a favorite place for devotees from all over the world. Haridwar, along with Rishikesh makes the twin combo for any spiritual seeker. It is here that finally Ganga’s association with the Himalayas ends and further it continues to flow into the plains.
Ganga Aarti on the banks of the holy river is a must watch attraction throughout the year. With Haridwar, people mostly plan a trip to Rishikesh where adventurers find their ultimate solace. Har ki Pauri, Mansa Devi Temple, and Rajaji National Park are some of the places of interest in Haridwar. Jolly Grant Airport is the nearest airport to Haridwar.
Nothing in the world matches the fervent charm of this place. A couple of days of a laid-back weekend can make your trip to Dharamshala a memorable one indeed. Stunning views of Dhauladhar Ranges, Dal Lake, and deodar forests all around. Dharamshala is also known for some the most stunning and quirky cafes in the town.
Frequent buses ply from Delhi to Dharamshala which is also connected to other major Indian cities in the North.
A charming getaway in the North India that has been elegant and favorite from the time of the Britishers, Dalhousie is a wonderful hill-station and a rather picturesque place brimming with ancient charm. The place is highly sought after by travelers of all kind. Be it a backpacker, honeymooner, or someone traveling with a family, Dalhousie is the ideal place to be.
Mountains, valleys, and colonial structure form the key attractions of the place. Chamba, Khajjiar, Dainkund Peak, Kalatop Wild Reserve, Panchpula, and St. Francis Catholic Church are some of the place to explore when you are out spending a vacation in Dalhousie. The place can be easily approached by Pathankot, which happens to be the nearest airport as well as the railway station located 80 km away.
Manali in Himachal has been a honeymooner’s first love from time unknown. With plenty of adventures and love in the air this place rightly addresses the discerning traveler in you. Manali, along with Kullu forms an exciting combo for a traveler on any given day. 40 km apart from each other these places thrive by the river Beas and makes an exciting proportion for any traveler. Mystic environs, exceptional climate and mind-blowing vistas around make Manali a popular vacation retreat.
Hadimba Temple, Museum of Himachal Culture and Folk Art, Himalayan Nyingmapa Gompa, and Vashisht Hot Water Springs are some of the popular places to explore in Manali.
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