The land of spirituality, the land of temples, Uttarakhand is indeed a famous north Indian state that is wrapped with the Tibet in North, Nepal in east and with Himachal Pradesh in west. Filled with abundance of natural beauty and charm, the hill stations of Uttarakhand are jewel on the crown of India. Uttarakhand plays a vital role in North India tourism with the presence of some of the best hill stations of north India.
Here we have brought to you a consolidated list of some of the best hill stations in Uttarakhand visiting which will surely be an enhancing experience.
- Abbott Mount
The hill station of Mussoorie is known as the most amazing hill stations in the state of Uttarakhand. Because of its intrigue beauty and charm Mussoorie is often called as the “Queen of the Hills”. The one who watch the scenic beauty of this place gets enchanted and compels to travel back to savor the breathtaking beauty of this place. The majestic views of Himalaya will give you the unexplainable peace and rejuvenating experience.
Best Time To Visit – In summers = March to June | In Winters = September to November
Best Attractions – Benog Hill Trek, Kempty Falls Trek, Yamuna Bridge Trek, George Everest Park and Bhadraraj Temple Trek
Another prominent hill station in India which is famous among travellers from not only India also among the international travellers, Nainital is indeed a treat destination among the travellers. Famous among the honeymooners, Nainital is a pleasing place that offers numbers of scenic beauty which make this place a perfect tourist destination. The lush green hills, plush meadows and snow-capped Himalayas in backdrop make Uttarakhand a perfect tourist site. The locals of the place has huge believe in Goddess Naina Devi who is considered highly auspicious and most of the tourist attraction places are named after Goddess Naina Devi.
Best Time To Visit –In Summers = March to June | In winters = October to February
Best Attractions – Naina Devi temple, Sher Ka Danda Ridge, Guano Hills, Tiffin Top and Eco Caves Gardens, Nainital Zoo, Naini Lake, The Mall Road
Famous as the paradise of birdwatchers, Pangot is a small hamlet located 15 km from the hill station of Nainital. This is also a picturesque hill station which is which is serving as the house of more than 250 species of birds national and migratory. To reach Pangot one has to pass through the forest area of Cheena Peak via Snow View Point and Kilbury. Pangot being a major bird watching centre, also houses with a birding lodge where you can watch various birds of various species indulging in the cheerful activities which will surely be a treat for the eyes. If you wish to capture the beauty of Pangot at its best then you must take the pictures at Snow View Point and at Kilbury. It will remain with you a pleasing memory of your north India tour packages.
Best Time To Visit –In Summers = March To May | In Winters = October & November
Best Attractions = Nainital, SatTal, Bhim Tal, Mukteshwar, Jim Corbett National Park, Haldwani, Almora, Ranikhet, Kausani
4. Abbott Mount
Abbott Mount is a charming place and it is famous for the European style bungalows which are nicely manicured and has huge play-ground. The life here is quite simple and alluring and teaches visitors about the simplicity of the life. This beautiful place is drenched in the dew drops of nature that offers a spectacular view to everyone. A heaven to all nature lovers, Abbott Mount is blessed with dense and rich vegetation and is compact with flourishing Himalayan wildlife. Activities such as bird watching, trekking and nature walking are quite famous among the travellers.
Best Time To Visit – In Summers = March to June | In Winters = September to November
Best Attractions –Abbott Mount Church, Pancheshwar Mahadev Temple, Champawat, Banasur Ka Quila, Lohaghat, Mayawati Ashram
It is a beautiful place which is located in the lap of Uttrakhand. Flourishing with picturesque landscape and mesmerizing rich culture, the Almora has everything that makes your North India tourism a memorable one. Almora is located at a height of 1638 m above the sea level and is mostly famous for its unique style which is there in the shape of horse shoe. Almora natural beauty is surrounded by the dwindling pines, old oaks and an enigmatic divine aura which will force you to return to this beautiful city again.
Best Time To Visit – In Summers – March to June | In Winters – September to November
Best Attractions –Kesar Devi, Smtola, Kalimat, Chital Golu Devta Temple, Kesar Devi Temple, Govind Ballabh Pant Public Museum, Nanda Devi Temple Almora