India Mountain Destinations
Top 10 Hill Stations in India
Most of the hill stations in India were developed by the British to get respite from the oppressive summer heat. Many have picturesque lakes as their focal point, making them excellent places for boating activities. One thing is for sure, you won't be short of things to do at any of the hill stations.
10 Boutique Himalayan Village Getaways Off the Beaten Track
Looking for a Himalayan getaway that's off the beaten track? These boutique accommodations will take you away from the crowds so you can relax and unwind in the fresh mountain air.
Guide to North East India States
The north east of India is made up of seven separate states, and is the most tribal region of India. Find out about what to see and do there in this guide to north east India states.
Spiti Travel Planner
The spellbinding high altitude Spiti Valley is often proclaimed by those who see it to be world within a world. Check out this Spiti travel guide to plan your trip to amazing Spiti. Your experience is sure to be a memorable one, as Spiti is such a unique travel destination.
Mountain Destinations in India
India's mystical mountains, referred to as the Abodes of the Gods, provide a wonderfully refreshing escape from the sapping summer heat that blankets most of India during April and May. Check out some great mountain destinations here.
Valley of Flowers National Park Travel Guide
The monsoon season is the perfect time to hike to The Valley of Flowers in Uttarakhand. You’ll be rewarded with the sight of around 300 different varieties of alpine flowers, which appear as a bright carpet of color against a mountainous snow capped background.
Top Uttarakhand Travel Spots
Captivating Uttarakhand, bordered by Nepal and Tibet, and shadowed by towering Himalayan peaks, is full of unspoiled natural beauty. Ancient holy places, forests and valleys, and an abundance of trekking options are some of the attractions that make travel to Uttarakhand worthwhile.
Manali Travel Guide
Manali, with its soothing backdrop of the Himalayas, offers a blend of tranquility and adventure that makes it one of northern India's most popular tourist destinations.
Leh Ledakh Travel Guide
In India’s far northern region of Ladakh, Leh offers two of the world’s largest mountain ranges, alpine desert, and dry barren landscape full of historic Buddhist monasteries. Ladakh doesn't experience rain like elsewhere in India, so the monsoon season is the perfect time to travel to Leh.
Nainital Travel Guide
The hill settlement of Nainital was a popular summer retreat for the British during the time they ruled India. Activities including nature walks, trekking, boating, and rock climbing are all on offer. Nainital is close to Corbett National Park too.
Matheran Travel Guide
Matheran is the closest hill settlement to Mumbai and is unique because all vehicles are banned there. Enjoy fresh air, panoramic views, unspoilt forest, walking trails, horse riding, and scenic toy train ride.
Yuksom to Dzongri Peak Trek Photos
The Dzongri peak trek starts at Yuksom in Sikkim, and passes through the dense tropical forest of Kachenjunga National Park. These photos from the trek show the stunning natural beauty of this area.
Himalayas: Abode of Gods
The God-souled Himalayas have a deep significance in Hindu tradition for a myriad reasons.
10 Top Himalayan Spa Resorts
Looking for a luxurious Himalayan getaway? These top Himalayan spa resorts are perfect for pampering yourself and enjoying the great outdoors.
Srinagar Kashmir Essential Travel Guide
Planning on visiting Srinagar in Kashmir, one of the top hill stations in India? Find out important information and travel tips in this Srinagar travel guide.