In India, vacation tour packages are quite popular among tourists, especially during summer. Being a tropical country, the weather of India is predominantly that of summer. Every a year large number of tourists from the Indian plain land look for vacation tour packages to the hills. Well, choices are plenty. Here we explore Indian vacation tourism packages for summer that can find retreat in splendid places with a cool climate.
A typical 5-day tour to Kashmir includes Srinagar, Pahalgam, Sonmarg, and Gulmarg. Now a tour to Kashmir is not only about Valleys, Lakes, Gardens and snowfall. It is also about shrines and temples, Mughal-architecture and Forts. A quick list of these places runs like these: Pari Mahal, Shankaracharya temple, Vaishno Devi Temple, Hazratbal shrine, Amarnath Temple, Bhimgarh Fort and Ramnagar Fort.
Manali – Leh – Ladakh
If you are looking for solace in clear skies, serene monasteries, undulating green valleys and occasional snow clad mountains this is the route you should go for. If you are a wildlife enthusiast, an exclusive opportunity of bird watching comes as a plus with this trip.
Places that are a must see on this trail are Rohtang Pass, Nubra Valley, Hunter Village, Spituk Monastery and Pangong Lake.
Gangtok – Namchi – Ravangla
The North-eastern state of Sikkim is full of breathtaking places. If you have a week – it could be tiresome to explore the entire state. Therefore, the best thing to do would be focusing upon a part of Sikkim and as far as a cool vacation tour package is concerned, Southern-Sikkim is the best part to settle. A grand view of Kanchendzonga, untainted local villages, reposed valleys and a reassuring essence of Tibetan Buddhism hung in the air would make your summer a pleasantly memorable one.
'Tal' means lake. Evident from the name itself, Nainital, in the state of Uttarakhand, is a place of lakes. Well, if you are looking for the names of those lakes, here goes the list: Bhimtal, Sattal, Naukuchiatal, Khurpatal. The temperature of Nainital is always at a comfortable level making it ideal for a weeklong gateway. If you are looking for relaxation, this is the place to be.
Darjeeling – Kalimpong -Dooars
Summer is about vacations in schools. It is that time of the year when children from schools across the country are on wheels. This drives vacation packages to get geared up with loads of adventure stuff like river rafting, trek through the jungles, ride on elephants, short treks on the hills and what not.
The trip to Darjeeling, Kalimpong and Dooars is an ideal for such a situation. Dooars is the place which offers jungle at its accommodative best. You can camp in it, have safaris on elephants and can also have amateur as well as professional-level rafting in the river Teesta flowing beside it. Kalimpong offers some excellent walkable tracks for first-time trekkers as well.