Explore the offbeat destinations of Uttarakhand for a unique summer escape

Discover the hidden gems of Uttarakhand, India's hidden paradise, this summer. From picturesque hill stations to breathtaking glaciers, adventure awaits!

Updated on Apr 28, 2023 04:28 PM IST 7 Photos

If you're looking for a summer getaway that combines adventure, natural beauty, and culture, then look no further than Uttarakhand. Located in the foothills of the Himalayas, Uttarakhand is home to some of the most stunning landscapes in India, as well as rich cultural heritage and a plethora of adventure activities. In this article, we'll explore some of the hidden gems of Uttarakhand that are perfect for a summer escape.(Pexels)

Nainital: The lake city of Nainital, located in the Kumaon region of Uttarakhand, is famous for its serene lakes, lush green forests, and picturesque views of the Himalayas. Boating in the Naini Lake is a must while exploring this beautiful city.(Unsplash)

Valley of Flowers: The Valley of Flowers, located in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, is a breathtakingly serene natural garden that blooms with a variety of flowers in the summer season. You can also trek to Hemkund Sahib, a holy Sikh shrine situated near the valley.(Instagram/@trekjunky_)


Auli: Auli, located in the Chamoli district of Uttarakhand, is a famous skiing destination that transforms into a lush green meadow in the summer season. The panoramic views of the Himalayas from Auli are breathtaking, and you can also witness a mesmerizing sunset here.(Unsplash)

Mussoorie: Mussoorie, located in the Dehradun district of Uttarakhand, is a popular hill station that offers a panoramic view of the Doon Valley and the Himalayas. The Kempty Falls and the Gun Hill Point are popular tourist spots in Mussoorie.(Pexels)