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30 Amazing Hill Stations near Delhi

 

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    • Though the capital city, Delhi has scorching heat during summer, there are myriads of hill stations near Delhi, which will guarantee a chilling vacation for you. Located not so far from Delhi, these amazing hill stations are accessible by train, bus or taxi, whichever option is convenient for you.

      Within 300 km:


      -Dehradun: 243.2 km (Best for sightseeing, trekking)
      -Nahan: 250.6 km (Best for sightseeing, trekking, fishing, national park and fossil park visit, etc.)
      -Lansdowne: 260.7 km (Best for sightseeing, relaxation)
      -Parwanoo: 264.7 km (Best for sightseeing, trekking, hiking, cable car ride, fort visits, etc.)
      -Sattal: 296 km (Best for sightseeing, fishing, boating, trekking, hiking, kayaking, etc.)
      -Nainital: 296.8 km (Best for sightseeing, backpacking, camping, birdwatching, amusement park visit, etc.)

      Within 300-500 km:


      -Mussoorie: 322.6 km (Best for trekking, sightseeing)
      -Shimla: 342.8 km (Best for trekking, sightseeing, etc.)
      -Dharamshala: 474.8 km (Best for sightseeing, old temples, trekking, cycling, etc,)
      -Manali: 537.5 km (Best for trekking, sightseeing)

      These hill stations near Delhi offer myriads of adventurous activities too, some of which include rafting, trekking, national park visit, and much more. Hence, visiting these hill stations will surely be worth the money and time, energising your body and soul.


      Some of the best hill stations around Delhi are categorized below:

    • 01Mountain Biking in Mussoorie

      Mountain Biking in Mussoorie
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      About the Activity:

      • Mountain Biking In Mussoorie and Dhanaulti is a great and thrilling experience and you get a chance to participate in it on your next trip to this hill station.
      •  It is all about speed, control and thrill and is one of the latest ways of exploring and discovering new vistas of the Himalayan landscape.
      • The rugged terrain and steep slopes, though risky at times, provide great Mountain Biking experience in Uttarakhand and Himalayas. 
      • Mountain Biking and cycling can be great ways to explore the towns and villages that fringe the foothills of the Himalayas.
      • It also gives tourists the opportunity to understand the challenges that mountains have in store for them.

       

    • 02Camping at Awara Camps, Dhanaulti

      Camping at Awara Camps, Dhanaulti
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      About the Activity:

      Dhanaulti, located around 28km from Mussoorie is a stunning hamlet located amidst the grand hills of Uttarakhand. The thick forests of deodar, rhododendron and oak surrounding this beautiful village strives for a delightful getaway location.

      While staying at Awara Camps & Retreats, Dhanaulti enjoy the stunning landscapes and the panoramic views of the snow clad Himalayan peaks. Indulge in an array of adventure activities. Get ready for some crazy fun while indulging in a giant Burma bridge, Valley Crossing and Suspension Bridge. Delight in a parallel rope excursion with friends and family, engross in an exhilarating Tire/Spider Climbing, Tire Crossing and Commando Net adventures.

      Enthral in a trekking experience like never before! Walk through beautiful forests of deodar, rhododendron and oak which provides you with your required dose of nature. Delight in this wonderful stay at Awara Camps & Retreats, Dhanaulti with friends and family


    • 03Most Popular Hill Stations around Delhi

    • 04 Manali

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      The highest point in the Kullu-Manali Valley, this is one of the most favoured hill stations near Delhi. Located on the Beas River Valley, it rises up to a height of 6,260ft above the sea level. Capped by a uniform layer of snow, it is amongst the best skiing destinations in India.

      Attractions: Rohtang Pass, Tibetan Monasteries, Solang Valley, Temples and Beas Kund

      Activities: Paragliding, Zorbing, Mountaineering, Trekking, Monastery Visits and Temple Tours

      Distance from Delhi: 550km

      Best time to visit: September to June

    • 05Luxury Camp at Hail Himalayas, Shimla

      Luxury Camp at Hail Himalayas, Shimla
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      About the Activity:

      • Experience and enjoy the magic and mystique of the Himalayas at Hail Himalayas Camp, Shimla.
      • Hail Himalayas Camp, Shimla- a slice of heaven on earth has innumerable activities to relish your mind, body and soul from monotony of the routine life. 
      • To boast your enthusiasm, you can choose from a lot of adventure sports and have fun with your family and friends. 
      • The serenity and beauty of the environs, accessibility, perennial water and all-season operations of the camp make it a dream destination. Appreciate the beauty of this place as it is surrounded by forests of Oaks, Rodendrons and Cedar.
      • Hail Himalayas Camp, Shimla is a perfect place for youngsters and stressed out corporate people looking for quality vacation.
      • The itinerary is up to the discretion of the customer as the activities conducted depends on the type of group available.
      Packages Jungle Inn Stay and Jungle Den will not have an attached bathroom while Valley Comfort Stay and  Mountain Luxury Stay do have attached bathroom.
    • 06 Shimla

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      The capital of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla was once the summer capital of the country. Located around 2,205m above the sea level, this hill station was one of the most celebrated summer escapades of the British officials. Its fascinating snow-clad peaks, picturesque valleys and phenomenal climate make it one of the most popular hill stations around Delhi.

      Attractions: Christ Church, Anand Vilas, Chali, Temples, Waterfalls, Scandal Point and Museum

      Activities: Sightseeing, Ice Skating, Toy Train Ride, Church Visit, Hiking and Local Shopping

      Distance from Delhi: 358km

      Best time to visit: October to June


    • 07Camping with Red Chilli Adventure in Rishikesh

      Camping with Red Chilli Adventure in Rishikesh
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      About the activity: 
      • Enjoy a rendezvous with the thrill and charm of Rishikesh while in the Red Chilli Adventure camp.
      • Join the revelry with enthralling activities like hiking, trekking and other fun-filled games.
      • Spend 2 days and 1 night in a jungle camp and explore the pristine beauty of nature.
      • Charge up your adrenaline while on adventure quest beside the gurgling rivers and dense forests.
      • Enjoy all the beauties and shades of the nature in their full glories.
    • 08 Dharamshala

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      Dharamshala, a scenic hill station that is embraced by the enchanting beauty of the conifer and oak groves, snow clad peaks, lush mountains, and several trekking routes. Located in the Dhauladhar Range, this hill station is also one of the headquarters of His Holiness Dalai Lama.

      Click here to know more about the places to visit in Dharamshala.

      Attractions: Waterfalls, Temples, Masrur, Jama Masjid, McLeodganj and Dal Lake

      Activities: Trekking, Sightseeing, Bird Watching, Cycling and Horse Riding

      Distance from Delhi: 487km

      Best time to visit: January to June and September to December.


    • 09Adventure Activities at Riverside Sb Mount

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      About the Activity:

      • SB Mount Resort, Lansdowne offers excellent view of surrounding Shivalik ranges. 
      • Enjoy contemporary elegance in spacious rooms with stunning river view at SB Mount Resort
      • Embark on a unique culinary journey in the distinctive, contemporary atmosphere in its restaurant. 
      • With a river flowing next to you, enjoy a wide range of outdoor activities to choose from. 
      • You can also relax while partaking in various recreational activities. 
      • While in Lansdowne and you can spend your day for sightseeing with family and friends.

      Accommodation Types: Double Occupancy –Semi-Deluxe and Deluxe Room

      Meal Types: Vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian-Breakfast

      Activities: Carom, Badminton, Volleyball. 

      Difficulty Level: Easy

    • 10Camp Suriya Goan, Saattal

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      About the Activity:

      Camp Suriya Goan, Saattal  is located on the hilltop with birds’ eye view of the valley below. If you love exploring mountains and forests then this is the experience you must go through. It is not a hotel so say good bye to your TVs, internet and mobile charging points and experience living in a good quality tents.  Enjoy night trek to the haunted lake and sunbathing in kayaks. What’s more?  Try endless hikes across the Oak and Pine laden forests. Subhash Dharra Waterfall is an amazing place to hangout for the ultimate falling water massage and silky soft hair. Listen to campfire stories in the evening. Camp Suriya Goan, Saattal is a perfect camping experience for a weekend getaway that you have long been craving for.


    • 11 Mussoorie

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      Affectionately called the 'Queen of Hills', Mussoorie is located in the foothills of the Himalayas. While the mighty range adds to Mussoorie's alluring beauty and charm, its pleasant and delightful climate makes it one of the most sought after hill stations around Delhi and in the country as well. During a visit to this hilly retreat, one can enjoy the most panoramic views of the Shivalik ranges and the Doon Valley.

      Attractions: Hills and Mountains, Waterfalls, Lakes, Heritage Buildings and the Mall

      Activities: Trekking, Nature Walks, Bird Watching, Boating, Ropeway Rides and Waterfall Tours

      Distance from Delhi: 270km

      Best time to visit: March to June and September to November

    • 12Experience Adventure at Botanix Nature Resort, Gurgaon

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      About the Activity:

      • Botanix Nature Resort, Gurgaon is a popular picnic spot on the foot hills of Aravali and a perfect destination to enjoy an overnight hangout. 
      • Botanix Nature Resort, Gurgaon has all the modern facilities and fun activities which will give village life experience to you and your kids.
      • Games like tug of war, musical chair, and tambola will help your kids to learn teamwork and strength of unity.
      • Experience bliss in the wonders of Botanix where styled garden flows happily into each other offering exquisite and unique exhibition of nature’s absolute brilliance. One can breathe free, de-stress, talk to the trees and also can commune with the butterflies.
      • Get served by authentic traditional Indian cuisines made from fresh organic gardens.
      • Make your holiday a lifetime experience by enjoying multitudinous activities at Botanix Nature Resort, Gurgaon.


    • 13 Nainital

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      Situated in the Kumaon foothills of the Himalayan ranges, Nainital is also known as the 'Lake District' of India. Also considered a pious place for Hindus, this is one of the most popular hill stations near Delhi due to its fascinating hills, picturesque plains, enjoyable climate and stunning lakes.

      Attractions: Lakes, Temples, Eco Garden Cave, Mountain Peaks and View Points

      Activities: Rock Climbing, Wildlife Tours, Temple Visits, Cable Car Rides and Trekking

      Distance from Delhi: 278km

      Best time to visit: March to June and October to February


    • 14Hill Stations within 350 Kms

    • 15Camping and Rafting at Camp Hideaway in Rishikesh

      Camping and Rafting at Camp Hideaway in Rishikesh
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      About the activity: 

      • Join the fun and excitement of camping with Camp Hideaway in Rishikesh.
      • Enjoy camping in a jungle camp while being surrounded by the untouched nature.
      • Explore the outdoors and get acquainted with the magical beauty of Uttarakhand.
      • Camp beside the gurgling river, amidst dense forests and indulge in an array of exciting games and activities.
      • Enjoy rafting under the guidance of expert rafters, sleep under the starlit sky and make your holiday wonderful.
      • This is a 2 day 1 night tour.
    • 16Stay at Camp Exotica in Himachal pradesh

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      About the Activity:

      • Experience the beautiful camp exotica with your friends and family and let the adventures of the great north begin. 
      • Check-in at 12 in the noon, relax and get ready for your trek around 03:00 PM. 
      • Go for a short break along the stream around, trek back and experience river crossing as well.
      • This adventurous day will be a memorable one for sure, post which enjoy the bonfire play games with your near and dear ones. Check out the next day by 12 pm.
      • This is a 2 day 1 night activity and a minimum of 4 people are required.
    • 17Dehradun

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      Find out amazing tours and activities in Dehradun

      Situated at an astounding height of 1,427 ft above the sea level, Dehradun is the capital city of Uttarakhand. One of the quaintest hill stations near Delhi, it is also the gateway to several other tourist destinations: Mussoorie, Auli, Haridwar, Rishikesh and Nainital. Pleasant climatic conditions and the scenic beauty of Dehradun attract a plenitude of visitors from across different corners of the world.

      Attractions: Robber's Cave, Rajaji National Park, Central Braille Press, Forest Research Institute, Tapovan, Santala Devi Temple, Wadia Institue, Malsi Deer Park, Tapkeshwar Temple and Indian Military Academy

      Activities: Temple Visit, Trekking, Wildlife Tours, Ice Skating and Sightseeing Tours.

      Distance from Delhi: 239km

      Best time to visit: Throughout the year

      Offbeat Activities in Dehradun:

      1) Paragliding In Dehradun
      2) Bike Ride In Dehradun
      3) Dehradun To Mussoorie Cycling Tour

      Thrillophilia Recommended Offbeat Stays:

      1) Stay at Shinura Nature Retreat, Dehradun
      2) Camping at Maldevta Farms,Dehradun
      3) Organic Farming at Elephant Walk Jungle Lodge
      4) Stay At Forest Rajaji National Park
      5) Stay At Kumaon Styled Van Serai At Jageshwar

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    • 18Lansdowne

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      Find out amazing tours and activities in Lansdowne

      Nestled amidst scenic oak and lush pine forests, Lansdowne was a cantonment town that was originally known as Kaludanda. Founded by Lord Lansdowne, the Viceroy of India in 1887, it was later renamed after its founder. One of the more picturesque hills stations around Delhi, a visit to Lansdowne is a rejuvenating experience.

      Attractions: Picturesque valleys, War Memorial, Tip and Top View Point, Santoshi Mata Temple, St. Mary's Church, panoramic views of the Himalayas

      Activities: Trekking, mountaineering, bird watching, boating, paddling and jungle safari

      Distance from Delhi: 249km

      Best time to visit: Throughout the year

      Offbeat Places to Stay in Lansdowne:

      1) Stay At Kasang Regency Hill Resort In Palkot
      2) Stay At Blue Pine Resorts In Lansdowne
      3) Stay At Vanvasa Resort
      4) Stay At Hotel Snow Cliff, Lansdowne


      Adventure Activities at Riverside Sb Mount

      Adventure Activities at Riverside Sb Mount

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    • 19Adventure at Camp Riverwild in Jim Corbett

      Adventure at Camp Riverwild in Jim Corbett
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      About the Activity:

      • Camp Riverwild boasts all the features of an exceptional jungle Retreat such as beautiful setting, excellent cuisine and abundant wildlife. 
      • It is located on the fringes of the Corbett Park and on the banks of the river Kosi- providing an exotic scenic view. Thatched roofs, wooden and stone finishes complete the picture of this getaway. 
      • Relax, read and soak in the warmth and vibrancy of Camp Riverwild is an ideal Jungle retreat for friends, families or small groups. 
      • Get your meals served on fine Indian pottery and you can make your own menu with the Executive Chef here. Adventurous wildlife safaris along with a guide make this place a truly memorable experience and highlight of your holiday.

      Meal Types: Vegetarian and Non-Vegetarian – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

      Accommodation Types: Double Occupancy- Log Huts and Super Deluxe Log Huts

      Activities: Nature Walk, Angling. 

      Difficulty Level: Easy
    • 20Nahan

      Nahan

      Sitting atop the Shivalik Ranges, Nahan is a remote hill station in Himachal Pradesh. Popular for its calm and serene ambience, this is one of the hill stations near Delhi which still remains free from the hands of commercialization and is naturally adorned with alluring lakes, scenic peaks, evergreen forest ranges and a pleasant climate to boost.

      Attractions: Dhaula Kuan, Paonta Sahib, Rajgarh, Suketi Fossil Park and Lytton Memorial

      Activities: Wildlife Tours, Temple Visits, Trekking, Rock Climbing and Mountaineering

      Distance from Delhi: 260km

      Best time to visit: December to March

       

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    • 21Parwanoo

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      A scenic and quaint village located in the state border of Himachal Pradesh and Haryana, Parwanoo is the gateway to several neighbouring tourist destinations. Situated at the lower base of the Shivalik Ranges, this hill station entices its visitors with its charm and warm hospitality. It is also one of the largest fruit processing units in the country.

      Attractions: Kasauli, Pinjore, Sabathu and Dagshai

      Activities: Cable Car Ride, Trekking, Sightseeing and Outdoor Activities

      Distance from Delhi: 272km

      Best time to visit: October to May
    • 22Sattal

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      A little ahead of Nanital in the state of Uttarakhand, lays a paradise not one, not two but SEVEN lakes, which is called Sattal. It lies about 23km from Nainital at an average altitude of 1370m. If you are a wilderness lover, then this peaceful retreat is just for you. Indulge in all the grandeur of nature which is coupled with gorgeous forests and picturesque water bodies. A holiday sojourn at Sattal is exceptional for families looking for a quiet adventure. Bond with your loved ones or just by yourself, a holiday getaway at Sattak is nothing short of Magic!

      If weather permits, you can also engage in adventure sports such as rappelling or trekking in the surrounding mountains and hills. The lake also has a healthy population of carp and Rohu fish; however, fishing permits need to be obtained beforehand. A getaway at Sattal will assure you that heaven does exist!

      Distance from Delhi: 283km

      Activities: Boating, Sightseeing

      Best time to visit: March to June and September to December


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    • 23Kanatal

      Kanatal

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      Be it for a family vacation, weekend getaway or a fun trip with friends, the hidden valley of Kanatal will surely amaze you! Hidden from all the touches of the modern world, this scenic and evergreen hill station in Uttarakhand boasts of its pristine beauty, pleasant climate and stunnig views of the Himalayan Range.

      Attractions: Shivpuri, Kodia Jungle, Dhanaulti and Tehri Dam

      Activities: Adventure Camping, Trekking, Sightseeing and

      Distance from Delhi: 300km

      Best time to visit: Throughout the year

      Thrillophilia Recommended Offbeat Stays with Activities:

      1) Hill Top Experience at Avalon Himalayan Cottages, Kanatal
      2) Traditional Pahadi Homestay at Kanatal
      3) Experience Adventure at Camp Wildex in Kanatal
      4) Nature Stay At The Terrace In Kanatal

      Camping at Little Jaguar, Kanatal

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    • 24Kasauli

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      Find out amazing tours and activities in Kasauli

      Serene and tranquil, Kasauli is nestled amidst the misty and salubrious oak, pine and chestnut groves. Perched at a height of 6,100 ft above the sea level, this hill station offers a nostalgic glimpse of the Victorian age from the British Raj in India.

      Attractions: Baptist Church, Brewery, Sunrise and Sunset Points, Christ Church and Monkey Point

      Activities: Campings, Sightseeing, Trekking, Paragliding, Nature Walks and Camping

      Distance from Delhi: 300km

      Best time to visit: March to November

      Offbeat Activities in Kasauli:

      1) Rappelling At Sanawar In Kasauli
      2) Adventure Day At Kasauli In Shimla


      Camping in Kasauli

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    • 25Bhimtal

      Bhimtal

      One of the largest lakes in the state of Uttarakhand, Bhimtal is a truly serene place of immense beauty! Go in the right season and you can see misty clouds descending right into its depths, fighting for contrasts with the green and blue surface of the lake. The surrounding forests lend a feeling of immense peace and tranquility. The lake has been named after Bhima, who is a character in one of the greatest epics of India, The Mahabharata. The skies reflected on the surface of the lake give it a surreal feel!

      As you approach Bhimtal through the Moradabad- Haldwani route, you can see the lake on your right side. There are numerous resorts around the lake where you can make your stay arrangement for the getaway. A school of ducks waddles along merrily, pausing to give you company! Bhimtal is a much calmer and underexplored region than the more popular Nainital. You can indulge in some boating across the lake or take a brisk walk in the surrounding jungles. There is just beauty all around you as you approach Bhimtal, the picturesque hill station near Delhi.

      Distance From Delhi: 307km

      Activities: Boating, Jungle Walk

      Best time to visit: February to April and August to November

      Thrillophilia Recommended Offbeat Stays:

      1) Camp Shaama, Gyandhura


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    • 26Naukuchiatal

      Naukuchiatal

      Similar to Bhimtal, Naukuchiatal is a sprawling lake surrounded by lush jungles and forests of immense beauty and varied range of flora and fauna. The name ’Naukuchiatal’ translates to mean the lake of nine edges. As you take Hapur Byepass from Delhi, you will be crossing the town of Kathgodam through Rudrapur to reach this picturesque destination. One of the lesser known Hill stations near Delhi, is is easily one of the prettiest.

      The noteworthy aspect of this lake is that it is fed by an underground perennial spring and boasts of a walking track around the lake. Now, who wouldn’t love to take morning walks in such beautiful surroundings! You can also indulge in boating across the lake surface or try your hand at a leisurely session of fishing or angling! The hills around the lake are perfect for those short treks if you are an adventurous soul. You can find some great resorts around the lake that are perfect for stay and comfort.

      Distance From Delhi: 313km

      Activities: Sightseeing, Shopping

      Best time to visit: March to June and September to November

      Offbeat Stays and Activities in Naukuchiatal:

      1) Paragliding At Naukuchiatal


      Paragliding at Traveller’s Paradise Resort, Naukuchiatal

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    • 27Ranikhet

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      Also known as the 'Queens Land', Ranikhet is a pleasant hill station located in the Almora district of Uttarakhand. Bestowed with exotic species of flora and fauna, lofty mountain peaks and fascinating wildlife, this hilly retreat is located at a height of 1,869m above sea level and offers breathtaking views of the western peaks of the Himalayas.

      Attractions: Rani Jheel, Army Museum, Jhula Devi Temple and Rama Mandir

      Activities: Trekking, Fishing, Nature Walks, Golfing and Local Sightseeing Tours

      Distance from Delhi: 341km

      Best time to visit: March to October

      Thrillophilia Recommended Offbeat Stays with Activities:

      1) Essence Of Nature Resort, Ranikhet
      2) Daankudi – Heritage House, Ranikhet
      3) Experience Adventure at Woodsvilla in Ranikhet


      Stay at Hotel Windsor in Ranikhet

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    • 28Chail

      Chail
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      Find out amazing tours and activities in Chail

      Home to the highest cricket ground in the world, Chail is located around 44km from Shimla. Known for its misty stance, lush forests, pleasant climate and historical significance, this hill station near Delhi was once the summer capital of the Maharaja of Patiala.

      Attractions: World's Highest Cricket Ground, Chail Sanctuary, Military School and Gurudwara

      Activities: Sightseeing and Outdoor Activities

      Distance from Delhi: 347km

      Best time to visit: April to July and September to November

      Offbeat Stays in Chail:

      1) Glass Cottage Experience In Chail, Shimla
      2) Camping At Snow Trail, Chail, Shimla
      3) Adventure Camping At Chail In Shimla


      Night Camping in Jungle Livinn Camps and Resorts, Himachal Pradesh

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    • 29Mukteshwar

      Mukteshwar

      Take the route that passes from Delhi, Moradabad and Ramgarh to reach Mukteshwar. Sitting atop the Kumaoni Hills of Uttarakhand; it is a popular hill station near Delhi. Deriving its name from Mukteshwar Dham, which is a 350 year old temple of Lord Shiva, Mukteshwar is home to all that is pious and pure. Although it is home to the Veterinary Research Institue of India, IVRI, it is also the famous abode of a saint who was known as Mukteshwar Maharah Ji. The temple complex of this revered saint is now a ‘Tapovan’ which means jungles of meditation and peace. Just get here and lose yourself in the peace and serenity!

      A soon as you enter Mukteshwar, blooming orchards of apples, plums and apricots will greet you with their fresh and soothing fragrance! A mountain holiday coupled with adventurous activities is the offering of this stunning destination. You can take part in sports like climbing and rappelling at  Chhaulli ki Jali, which is a picturesque place to view a sunset! The rocks crop out of Chauli ki Jalai at weird but interesting angles which makes for excellent scenery. Walk through the placid Deodar Forests and make this destination last longer in your travel plans!

      Distance From Delhi: 342km

      Attractions: Mukteshwar Dham, IVRI, Chauli ki Jalai

      Activities: Climbing, Rappelling, Forest Walk

      Best time to visit: Throughout the year


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    • 30Almora

      Almora
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      Find out amazing tours and activities in Almora

       Perched gracefully at a height of 1,651m on the Garhwal Himalayas, Almora is one of the oldest hill stations near Delhi where one can enjoy a panoramic view of the Himalayan ranges. The peace and serenity that prevails in this hilly getaway got into the attention of dignitaries like Mahatma Gandhi and Swami Vivekananda.

      Attractions: Temples, Museum, Lal Bazaar, Zero Valley, Hills and Valley

      Activities: Trekking, Sightseeing, Temple Visits, Village Tours, Cultural and Nature Walks.

      Distance from Delhi: 349km

      Best time to visit: March to November