Holidays Ahoy!  

By TravelDine

14 Must-Visit Summer Destinations in India

Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 


The 'Queen of Hill Stations' is a  coveted holiday destination, perfect for a family getaway. 

Darjeeling, West Bengal 


The majestic Kanchenjunga peak ,spectacular tea plantations and the famous toy train: what's not to love? 

Munnar, Kerala 


Nestled in the Western Ghats in the state known as "God's Own Country", Munnar makes for a fabulous summer getaway.  

Rishikesh, Uttarakhand


Located in the Himalayan foothills, Rishikesh attracts thrill-seekers as much as those looking for a quiet retreat.  

Lakshadweep Islands  


Among the world's most spectacular island systems, Lakshadweep offers coral reeds, surfing, snorkeling and much more.  

Shillong, Meghalaya


This hill city’s pleasant weather, lush landscapes and sparkling lakes have earned it the sobriquet: “Scotland of the East”.  

Ooty, Tamil Nadu 


Located in the lap of the Nilgiris, Ooty has been a coveted holiday destination since the British Raj era.  

Mahabaleshwar, Maharashtra 


A much-beloved hill station, it is as well-known for its strawberry plantations as it is for the sheer natural beauty of the surrounding hills. 

Auli, Uttarakhand


If apple orchards, pine trees and picturesque lakes are your thing, you can't do much better than Auli.  



With its French-heritage architecture and quaint green locales, Pondi—as it is fondly known—is the perfect getaway from urbania. " 

Coonoor, Tamil Nadu 


If you have a penchant for exotic teas, Coonoor and its lush tea estates are where you should be headed this summer.  

Kalimpong, West Bengal


For those who like to take the road less travelled, this charming hill station offers a refreshing experience.   

Nainital, Uttarakhand


Magical lakes, snow-clad mountains on the horizon and pollution-free environs: Nainital promises all this and more.   

Coorg, Karnataka 


Enchanting views, fascinating history, lip-smacking cuisine and coffee: just a few reasons why you must visit Coorg.