The map of Uttarakhand is speckled with serene hill stations one can visit with family and friends. While Auli, Mussoorie, Dehradun and Nainital are among the well-known among these, the state also offers hill destinations where tourists can capture awe-inspiring vistas of nature and avoid tourist crowds. The best of these are mentioned below.
About 22 km from Nainital, Bhimtal is a small town settled around a serene waterbody. It is a great option for those who wish to immerse in tranquillity and the natural beauty of Uttarakhand during their outing. Find the cheapest hotels in Bhimtal on HappyEasyGo.
Touted as ‘Queen’s Meadow’, Ranikhet is a little known in the mountain biking and trekking circles owing to its rugged terrain which makes it quite apt for the sports. Bhalu Dam, Dwarahat and Kumaon Regiment Golf Course are some of the points of interest you can explore during your time in Ranikhet.
Chopta is slowly but steadily gaining popularity among the nature lovers visiting Uttarakhand. Some even refer to it as ‘Mini Switzerland’. Tungnath Temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is one of the biggest hotspots in the area.