|Hill stations are popular
among foreign visitors and Indians alike for providing a calm retreat
from the heat of the plains.
Popular hill stations include:
Srinagar, Leh in Ladakh, Pahalgam, Gulmarg for lakes, houseboats,
good hotels, tourist reception centers.
Pradesh: Shimla (various types of hotels, tourist bungalows),
nearby Kufri (skating rink, winter sports center, skiing facilities),
Kulu, Manali (reasonably priced hotels, log huts,tourist bungalows
and travellers lodges).
Pradesh: Nainital has a lake boat club, Almora, Ranikhet (reasonably
priced hotels, youth hostels, tourist bungalows, clubs), Mussoorie,
Ropeway (hotels and tourist bungalows).
Gangkok (RA, hotels).
Nadu: Udagamandalam,Ootacamund, Kodaikanal, Silvery Lake –
hotels, tourist bungalows.
Hill stations which are not as well known therefore possibly quieter
Pradesh: Dharamsala, Dalhousie, Paonta Saheb,Nahan, Keylong,
Chamba and Kangra.
Pradesh: Lansdown. Dehra Dun.
Nadu: Coonoor, Yercaud, Kotagiri.
PeriyarMunnar. Ponmundi, Munnar.
Pradesh: Horseley Hills.
on Hill Stations in India