It is a great idea to visit the hills in monsoon. In fact, hills do get a different beauty during rains and the clouds and greens around make one feel heavenly when they are in hills.
Here are some lovely hill stations that one can visit in India.
This is the largest city of the state of Sikkim and also the capital of the same. People who have visited this place before have claimed that they not seen a city as clean as this in India. With monasteries and serene mountains, this place is a perfect holiday destination. From here, one can visit the Nathu La Pass, Rhumtek Monastery, Phodong Monastery and Kjecheopalri Lake. If one is adventurous enough they can go for river rafting in the raging waters of Teesta, some cable rides from Deorali and ride a yak at Tsomgo Lake.
Kurseong, West Bengal
Kurseong is a very small and quiet hill station located about 30 kilometres from Darjeeling and one can reach this place by car or by a toy train. This place is beautiful as it has full of white orchids. This place is also termed as a haunted hill station. So, for those who have fancy for haunted places must visit this.
Yumthang Valley, Sikkim
This is also commonly known as the ‘Valley of Flowers’ and this place is located in the northern state of Sikkim. If you and your travel partners do not like much crowd and hustle then this quiet place is the perfect one for you two. While riding to Yumthang one comes across Lachung which is a beautiful village and one can even get to see snowfall here in the months from June to December.
Bhalukpong, Arunachal Pradesh
This is a centre for adventure sports in this state. If someone wants a holiday full of adrenaline rush, then this is the right place to visit. Hiking, trekking and river rafting are done here and one can enjoy all the adventures here. There are plenty of hills that surround Bhalukpong and are a perfect place for trekking. Near to this place are the Kaziranga National Park and Pakhui Wild Life Sanctuary which are also great for visit.
Garo Hills, Meghalaya
The Garo Hills are the dense forested hills which covers the western part of the Meghalaya state. This is a very vast area and it also includes the Siju Wild life Sanctuary, Nokrek Biosphere Reserve and Balpakhram National Park. One can get a trip or safari organized to these wild life sanctuaries and national parks. All of these forests are on the lap of hills which adds more to the beauty.
One can easily reach any of these places by booking their train tickets. One can book their tickets online these days and confirm them as well by paying online. Once the tickets are done, they are sorted for the journey. One can pack their lunch or dinner from railway restaurants before boarding the train and then enjoy their journey without worrying for anything.