India is the best country to experience all kinds of tourism. The land of India is full of wonders where you can enjoy the sea beaches as well as the high snow-capped mountain peaks. There are 29 states in India and 7 union territories. On its north side, grand Himalaya is there. That is one of the natural wonders of the earth. To experience the Himalaya two states are best at all one is Himachal Pradesh and another one in Uttarakhand. Both are known as Devbhoomi. In both states, there are a tourist as well as religious attractions are there. The main revenue generation business is tourism. Each year both the states experience massive footfall of tourists. These are the two major states of North India. The best places to visit in North India are the following:
- Manali, Himachal Pradesh
Manali is one of the best tourist places in Himachal Pradesh. It is situated in the Kullu district and settles amidst at the banks of Beas River. It is perched at the elevation of 6,398 feet above the sea level. There are several tourist attractions in Manali like Solang Valley, Van Vihar, Manu Temple, Beas Kund, Vashishtha Temple & many more.
- Kasol, Himachal Pradesh
Kasol is also one of the best places to visit in Himachal Pradesh. It is near Bhuntar town of Kullu district. Kasol is also known as the most favoured tourist destination among Israeli tourists. There you will find many Israeli tourists. Due to this, in Kasol you will have the chance to taste the Israeli cuisine. There you can also experience Himachali as well as Israeli culture. This destination is also becoming the favourite destination for Indian travellers also.
- Bir Billing, Himachal Pradesh
This place is known as the paragliding capital of India. Bir Billing is the only place where the world’s first Para Gliding world cup taken place. It is the paradise for paragliders. If you are expert enough then you can paraglide yourself and if you want to only enjoy the ride then you can hire a pilot cum instructor. The Billing id the take off site and Bir is the landing site. Here you will get the chance to learn about the Tibetan culture also because it is one of the places where Tibetan took refuge in India.
- Hampta Pass, Himachal Pradesh
Hampta Pass is one of the trekking routes from Manali which cast the spell on the visitor by its serenity. This trek route exists in the funnel shape valley called Hampta valley. The valley goes from the snow-clad mountains of Pir Panjal Range. Hampta Pass is the convergence point of Kullu and Lahaul Chandra Valley. During the Hampta Pass trekking, you will observe another wonder of nature that is Chandratal. One of the most beautiful lakes of Lahaul valley.
- Valley of Flowers, Uttarakhand
This called to be the valley of heaven. The Valley of flowers situated in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand. This valley was first explored by the British hiker Frank S. Smythe. The story of the discovery is very interesting. When he and his colleagues were returning from the expedition they accidentally stepped in this valley. As they saw several flowers of different species they got mesmerized and named it as Valley of Flowers. Each year many tourists visit this place for getting a fantastic experience. To reach the valley you have to reach Govindghat first which is situated at the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand. The trek route will start from Ghahgharia. The other nearby attraction is Hemkund Sahib. The world’s highest altitude Gurudwara.
- Kedarkantha, Uttarakhand
The Kedarkantha trek is situated near Sankri. Actually Sankri is the base camp for Har ki Doon, Kedarkantha and 10 other trekking routes. The Kedarkantha trek is known as the best winter trekking destination. The best time to visit Kedarkantha is from December to March. During this time you will be amazed to see the powder-soft snow by which trails are covered. In the month of winters, the whole trek route becomes the snow trail.
These are the places where you can enjoy with your friends and family.
Contributed By Guest