Foot heading to the North

“Welcome to the Dev Bhoomi or at the place of God”, they said. With open arms do the people here welcome for all those visitors. Along the foothills of the Shivalik range, are these chains of hills, an area covered with the white carpet all over, is this state of Himachal Pradesh. This hill station at the north of the country is an area, which is loaded with apple orchards, snow fed rivers and many gushing lakes. You may witness here the fresh air, the apple orchards planted wide across, the green forests around, indeed a place to be visited, the pleasant nature and the never ending beauty.

Old Christ Church-Shimla

Old Christ Church-Shimla

Starting with Shimla, mostly known as a honeymoon destination is an amazing cool and attractive town that sprawls along a mountain ridge, covered are the places here with oak, pine and rhododendron forests. It’s quite famous for its colonial style buildings and historic railway, the toy train and had attraction points like the old Christ Church, Scandal Point, as well as the Viceregal Lodge, also a hub of many adventure sports at the hills. Among the other most visited cities are the Kullu and Manali. At Kullu, the pilgrimage place of Bijli Mahadev, the Roerich Art Gallery or to the Raison for witnessing the orchards.

Slopes of Manali

Slopes of Manali

At Manali, one may head towards the Rohtang, to the Gurudwara Sri Manikaran sahib but not to forget the Bhrigu lake. The beautiful, green, quite town of Dalhousie has all the housing structures with roof tops, inclined. Viewing the state through a panoramic view, with both snow-clad ranges and the others plain was splendid. One may walk here and take rides upon the ponies which are even called the khachhars (mules). Among many others is the city of Palampur, famous for its Tea Plantation or the tea gardens. Here one can pay their visit to the Newgal Park, the Neugal Khad, the Sourab Kaliya and the Ban Vihar, remember the dinning at the local ‘dhabas’. Named after the area filled with the Chapaka trees, at Chamba locate the Rang Mahal, the Bhuri Singh Museum, and the Champavati Temple for a little spirituality at the state. The breath-taking views at the Parashar Lake, or at the Janjehli for a few dangerous but fun-filled treks. Also sightseeing at the Deoli becomes a better option. Indira Tourist Park in Kufri is the place available for Yak or the pony rides, for getting an overlook at the Giri valley, tourists often move to the Fagu.
Himachal has got it all. False are the misconceptions, which say it’s just filled with snow everywhere. Hence, it has many more than just this hence a trip to the hill station of Himachal is the best option for anyone.

Kerala: The Best Family Holiday Destination

Kerala, the tropical paradise of India is counted among the best family getaway destinations in the country. People seeking a refreshing experience in the lap of nature can head to the scintillating state of Kerala. This gem of the South India has always been a haven for honeymooners, but when it’s about holidaying with the little ones, the focus is more towards the likes and preferences of kids. Being one of the best travel destinations in South India, Kerala has a lot in store for vacationers of all age groups.

Let your little ones rejoice and have the best time of their vacations in God’s Own Country, Kerala.

Admire the Beauty of Nature

Vibrant wildlife of Kerala

Kerala is home to some of the best wildlife reservoirs and national parks including the Periyar Wildlife Sanctuary, thereby making it the rightmost place for kids to enjoy. Your little ones would surely love watching the colorful wildlife of the state in its natural habitat. What else can be more exciting for kids than to wait for catching a glimpse of tiger!

Get Close to the Culture

Artist dressed for Kathakali dance of Kerala

The ancient culture of Kerala exists in complete harmony with the unspoiled beauty of nature.  From the culture of locals to the cuisine, the state offers kids with an entirely new place worth exploring. Passing through the local villages is one of the best ways to know the ethos of cultures, traditions and lifestyles of locals.

Enjoy the Water Activities and Beaches

Breathtakingly beautiful sunset view at the Varkala Beach in Kerala

With a 600 km long coastline, Kerala perfectly scores to be counted among the best travel destinations in India. Kerala beaches are known to be relatively untouched and are ideal for family vacations. Besides admiring the amazing sunsets and sunrises by the panoramic beaches, you and your little one can get indulged in various water sports or beach activities such as volleyball, wind surfing and parasailing. The Cherai and Kovalam beaches are widely popular for such activities.

Kerala is among the few Indian destinations where one can enjoy with his/her family. In Next vacation surprise your kids with a travel package to this gorgeous holiday spot.