Top 10 Best Winter Holiday Destinations in India

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The winter vacations are round the corner , it is a perfect  season  to explore the best destination of India. If you have not planned for the holidays yet, then the following destinations will definitely allure you to visit at least one of them.


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The meaning of the Gulmarg is  “Meadow of Flowers”. It is a hill station, a popular skiing destination situated in the hearts of the Kashmir. The town is within the Himalayas and is within miles of the Line of Control between India and Pakistan. It is 56km away from the Srinagar. The place is known for wide roads, snow-clad mountains, thick forests, fruit laden orchards and picturesque villages holding vast expanses of rice and maize fields.Moreover, it has been the venue of several films in the past.

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The hill station is situated in the Himachal Pradesh. Manali is known for its scenic beauty , flora-fauna,mountains.Places like Rohtang Pass,Manikaran,Solang Valley are perfect to be explored in winters. On other side Kullu is a beautiful city,  located on the banks of the Beas River in the Kullu Valley.The city is known for its temple, especially ram temple which has an interesting history of lord Rama.


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North Eastern states are no less than any foreign hill station.The capital and the largest town of the Indian state of Sikkim. Gangtok  got the prominence, because of the  popular Buddhist pilgrimage site after the construction of the Enchey Monastery in 1840.If you want to explore the Bhudhist culture then it is the best place to visit this season. There are densely forested regions around Gangtok, consisting of temperate, deciduous forests of poplar, birch, oak, and elm, as well as evergreen, coniferous trees of the wet alpine zone.


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It is a tourist destination, which is enchanted for its natural beauty and pleasant climate.The city has many  mind boggling places to visit such as Elephant falls, a two-tier waterfall. The two falls that enhance its beauty,Shillong peak.The Shillong peak is the highest point in Meghalaya.  It is an ideal place  for a bird’s eye view.


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Coming to the south, Ooty is a hill station in south, located in the Nilgiri Hills.  Ooty generally features pleasantly mild conditions throughout the year. However, nighttime in the months of January and February is typically cold.The sights which you can visit in Ooty are Ooty Lake,stone house,Toda huts, St. Stephen’s Church, Wax World, Ooty, Tribal Museum.

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