Tucked away in a remote corner of the Pauri Garhwal district of Uttarakhand, Lansdowne is one of the most picture-perfect weekend getaways near Delhi. Situated at an elevation of 1,700m, this hilly town is nestled amongst evergreen pine and oak forests offering rugged, challenging terrains and a mesmeric view of the snow-capped peaks. This tranquil town is truly one of the best hill stations located 249km from Delhi.
Tourist can visit any time throughout the year. War Memorial, Tip n Top View Point, Santoshi Mata Temple and St. Mary's Church these are some attractions of Lansdowne. Its popular for Trekking, Trekking, Mountaineering, Bird Watching, Boating, Paddling and Jungle Safari.
The 'Queen of the Hills' or Mussoorie is undoubtedly one of the best hill stations in the country. Located in the foothills of the Himalayas, this pictorial hilly retreat is known for its magical beauty, alluring charm and salubrious nature. Home to some stunning waterfalls in Uttarakhand, Mussoorie offers the best panoramic views of the Shivalik Ranges and the Doon Valley.
March to June and September to November are the best is to visit Mussoorie. Gun Hill, Waterfalls, Lakes, Sir George Everest's House and Nag Devta Temple things attracts tourist. Mussoorie is also popular for Trekking, Nature Walks, Bird Watching, Boating, Ropeway Rides and Temple Visits.
One of the blessed places in the state of Uttarakhand, Bhimtal is also its largest lake! A place of immensely serene natural beauty, it is a destination of much needed peace on your weekend getaways from Delhi. At any given time, the early morning brings with it low hanging clouds that compete for attention across the green and blue colours of the water body.
The lake has been named after Bhima, who is a character in one of the greatest epics of India, The Mahabharata. Witness in wonder as a family of ducks waddles along merrily, pausing to give you company while you are boating on the lake. It is located 307km from Delhi in Uttarakhand. March to November is the best time to visit. It is popular for Boating and Natural Walks also Bhimtal Lake and Forest also attract tourists.