Most of us just don’t want to get involved with the asphyxiating hand of summer in our country and especially when it comes to escaping the chaos of our work load and plan something for our mind, body soul relaxation.To cherish your life just a short lived vacation to Himalayas is heaven on earth. Sometimes going to a place where you thought you would never go is also worth. One should always try a new place every year to boost up the excitement level within oneself. Uttrakhand which in itself is considered mini Switzerland of India is the best to plan a vacation especially in summers to see new and beautiful colors of India. A 6 hour journey by road is all you need and the route is well connected through air and rail which makes journey more ease and comfortable. We have short listed some of the best summer destinations for you all.
The most suitable answer of the question Where are you going this Summer is Auli. Auli is a ski destination in Chamoli district in the Himalayan mountains of Uttarakhand, also known as Auli Bugyal, which means “meadow”, is located at an elevation of 2,500 meters above sea level. This is very beautiful and charming place in winters and summers surrounded by coniferous and oak forests, with a panoramic view of the peaks of Himalayas. The perpetual view lies in riding the art cable car, at 4km length connecting to the temple town of Joshimath to the upper slopes of Auli leading you to the exotic view of mountains making you fall in love with this small but extremely prepossessing place. This is a perfect place to forget all your worries and just get a chance to relive your life, hope you will cherish and make memories.
Kund is a gateway of the Char Dham yatra in the Mandakini valley, off Rudraprayagin Uttarakhand. This in itself is an irresistible place for camping and other adventurous activities. If you are looking for an ideal vacation for this weekend trust me you are just few steps away from your dream destination close to rippling Mandakini River. Easy hikes to Deoriatal and villages is an extremely interesting part of this place with some ancient temples built around to let yourself free to connect to the supreme power or soul. Hope you will find your inner soul getting connected with that supreme soul.
Chopta is small hill station ready to hold your breath with the spellbinding view and ambiance of the village. This place is exceptionally well known for trekking surrounded by meadows and everygreen forest giving a new vision to this village. This is located in kedarnath wildlife sanctuary lying close 9000 feet above sea level. Chopta is the epicenter of all Panch Kedars (famous Shiva Temples), two on left sides (Kedarnath and Madmaheshwar) and 2 on the right side (Rudranath and Kalpeshwar) and one at the top of Chopta (Tungnath), which is the highest Shiva temple in the world. Chopta is best for bird lovers, it is considered to be the hotspot of birder and also a jump off point to a lake with mirror flat waters to the hilltop.
The Surdinghdhar memorable for sunrise is actually filled with clouds all around to give you a feeling of flying high and stay connected to the sky. Standing at a point and watching clouds touching the deepness of the emerald waters but you just wait for sunrise to come is a very unique and different feeling. Imagining this scene leads to a different zone and never ending beauty lies in your mind. This place is near to Delhi thus making it easy for people to come on weekends and it’s well connected to Tehri, Kanatal, Dhanaulti these destinations would be just perfect to fill your weekend with different colors and unforgettable memories. In Dhanaulti, a walk through the pine trees at the Eco Park promises lungs full of oxygen. This place is pure love especially for adventure lovers like bridge slithering, rappling, mountain biking, and nature walk.