The long-awaited summer vacation is here again. But, if long lines and extreme heat are not appealing to you, perhaps your traditional Disney vacation will not do. So, explore these alternative hot summer vacation places to relax with your family this summer!
- Shillong, Meghalaya
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Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya, is undoubtedly a traveler paradise. Being a magnificent hill station, the place experiences a pleasant climate throughout a year. It is one of the most popular Indian summer vacation attractions for 2018. Home to enchanting peaks, waterfalls, lakes, churches and gardens, this place has lots to offer to the visitors.
- Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh
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It is not wrong to say that Tawang is the soul of Arunachal Pradesh, located at the height of 10,000. Surrounded with enticing countries like Bhutan and Tibet, some of the popular places to visit in Tawang include Sela Pass, Bumla Pass, Tawang monastery, Shonga-sher-lake, Nuranang waterfalls and many others.
- Darjeeling, West Bengal
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Darjeeling, the queen of hills, is an absolutely amazing place to visit to enjoy Himalayan panorama and serenity. Located at the lap of the Kangchenjunga, tourists can visit the tea estates, enjoy the ride in toy train and walk down the hills of this beautiful hill station.
- Gangtok, Shillong
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It is one such place that always tops the list of latest summer vacation destinations in India. Gangtok has also lot to offer to the adventure lovers which include angling on Teesta River as well as hiking. Nathula Pass, Hanuman Tok and Changu Lake are some must visit places in Gangtok.
- Manali, Himachal Pradesh
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If you are looking for a Hot Spot vacations in 2018, then Manali is absolutely the right place for you. The place provides tourist an opportunity to walk down the thick forests while enjoying the cool breeze. The best places to visit include Hadimba temple, Solang valley, Vashisth, and Rohtang pass.
- Ooty, Tamil Nadu
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The most popular hill station in Nilgiris, Ooty is an ideal spot to spend your summer vacation. The place with exotic coffee and tea plantations, lakes and magnificent gardens, Ooty is a place that never fails to allure the visitors with its enchanting beauty and natural surroundings.
- Munnar, Kerala
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Located at the height of 6000 feet, Munnar, also known as “Kashmir of Kerela” is a paradise to watch tea plantation, mountains, picturesque valley and mountains flourished with exotic flora and fauna. The place allows visitors to enjoy an enchanting holiday in this fascinating hill station.
- Auli, Uttaranchal
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Nestled in the snow-capped mountains ranges of Garhwal Himalayas, Auli is one of the most preferred destinations among skiing enthusiasts and all those people who wish to spend time far from the crowd in the lap of the nature.
- Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh
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A place of ultimate beauty and holiness, Dharamshala is a place ideal for people who seek peace and tranquility. The place offers endless enjoyment to its visitors. By visiting this place, tourists can enjoy the sight of snow-capped Himalayan Mountains, lush green oak, tea estates and pine trees as well as cool breeze.
- Cherrapunji, Meghalaya
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Also widely known as the wettest place on Earth, Cherrapunji is a place with mist, rains, fogs, tree, and much more. The place is ideal to spend your summer vacation with your near and dear ones. You will love your time enjoying the drizzle and rain in this beautiful hill station.
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