Cosseted within the confines of the gorgeous snow clad mountains
in the Garhwal Range of the Himalayas, Auli adds a charm to Uttarakhand that it
so rightly deserves. Places to visit in Auli therefore, are a stunning mixture
of amazing escapes and stunning locales located in the captivating slopes and
towering hills. These in turn are flanked by a meadows and flora which is
mainly mountainous, the most prominent being tall and looming trees of oak and
Situated in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, the destination is
famous for its ski slopes of international standards that stand sprawling below
the snow clad peaks of the Himalayan Mountains. This stunning hill station is
rightfully gaining the attention of peace seekers, adventurers, honeymooning
couples, families, friends and loved ones alike.
Although a relatively fresh hill station in terms of its age and
developing facilities, Auli has gained the attention of tourists and
holidaymakers around the world who want to see the beauty of the snowy peaks
for themselves! This pristine white hill station is located at an elevation of
2,519m to 3,050m above sea level. The area is called ‘Bugyal’ meaning meadow colloquially, being a
beautiful place of ethereal beauty; it blooms in its full glory in the summers.
It is at this time that the destination is filled with unmistakable beauty that
should not be missed. Although it is better known as a skiing destination, it
also presents vacationers with multiple adventure pursuits such as hiking,
trekking and camping. A stunning stopover on the way to the Garhwal Himalayas,
places to see in Auli are endless and full of natural splendors.
Here are some of the best places to visit in and near Auli: