Tourism in Himalayas - Most Popular Destinations

Tourism in Himalayas - Most Popular Destinations

Shimla : India | Apr 09, 2012 at 3:07 AM PDT
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Indian Himalayas offer ample tourism opportunities. There are some fascinating tourist places located in the foothills of the Great Himalayas which attract the tourists from all over the world. Gifted with superb natural beauty, Himalayan tourist places are ecstasy for tourists. They provide unlimited pleasure to nature lovers, honeymooners, families and adventure enthusiasts. Here is brief information about some of most popular tourist destinations in the Himalayas.

Nainital: Nainital is a beautiful small hill station in Uttarakhand state. It is located amidst the charming Kumaon hills of the outer Himalayas. It offers breathtaking views with scenic surroundings, verdant hills and lovely lakes. Due to superb serene scenic beauty, it is often described as the Nature Lovers’ Paradise. It is very popular among nature lovers, honeymooners and trekkers. Naini Lake is the most famous lake in the city that is idea place for tourists. You can enjoy joyful boating on the lake to see the superb beauty of nature in backdrops. Naukuchia Lake, Naina Peak, Snow-view Point, Governor’s House, Naini Devi Temple, etc are prominent tourist attractions in the city. You can also make excursion to famous Jim Corbett National Park which is India’s oldest nature park. The reserve is famous for rich flora and fauna.

Shimla: Shimla, the capital city of Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, is a beautiful hill station in Himalayas. It is often called the Queen of Hill Stations. Surrounded by some picturesque hills and enveloped in colonial charm, it is a beautiful Himalayan palace to see in India. Shimla has been a much sought after destination for nature lovers, honeymooners, summer vacationers, winter sport lovers and adventure enthusiasts. The Mall Road, the Ridge, Christ Church, Sandal Point, Jakhoo Hill & Temple, Kali Bari Temple, Summer Hill, Prospect Hill, Observatory Hill, Viceregal Lodge, Chadwick Waterfalls, Kamna Devi Temple, Kufri Nature Park, etc are prominent attractions for sightseeing in the city.

Manali: Famed as the Switzerland of India, Manali is a magnetic mountain town in Himachal Pradesh. Located in Kullu valley, it is one of the best hill stations in India. It is very popular among nature lovers, honeymooners and adventure enthusiasts. It is famous for stunning landscapes, serene ambiance, scenic beauty, gorgeous gorges, deep valleys, beautiful meadows, scenic trekking trails, snow-clad mountain peaks, etc. Hadimba Devi Temple, Manu Temple, Vashisth Village & Temple, Hot Water Springs, Manali Sanctuary, Great Himalayan National Park, Solang Valley, Rohtang Pass, etc are prominent tourist attractions on Kullu Manali tour in Himalayas.

Kashmir: Kashmir, also called the Heaven on the Earth, is perhaps the most beautiful region in northernmost Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir. Located in the backdrop of majestic Himalayas it is wonderland full of many wonderful things. It is internationally famous for its beauty that is beyond description. Srinagar, Gulmarg, Pahalgam and Sonamarg are most popular attractions for Kashmir tourism. Dal Lake, Mughal Gardens, Houseboats, Shikara Rides and religious shrines of Srinagar are very popular among tourists. Gulmarg is internationally famous for winter sports. It is often called the heartland of winter sports in India. Entire Kashmir valley observes snow-falls during winter. Many tourists visit Kashmir to see delightful snow falls and enjoy winter sports.

Kuldeep Singh is an eminent analyst and writer in India Travel & Tourism related topics. He has authored many books on tour guide for more information please visit the Kashmir Tourism and Kullu Manali Tour.

kuldeep1234 is based in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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