The Queen of hill stations, Ooty is perhaps south India’s most popular tourist spot. Its rolling green hills and pleasant weather make it an ideal choice for summer holidays. Located in the Nilgiri range in Tamil Nadu, Ooty’s emerald lakes and breathtaking landscapes make you feel closer to nature and provide a rejuvenating getaway from the crazy urban hustle bustle.
Araku Valley is one of Andhra Pradesh’s most scenic holiday spots. The road to the valley is as spectacular as the valley itself. Inhabited by various tribes, the Araku Valley is located in the eastern ghats and has splendid weather all year round. During summer, it serves as a great weekend getaways for nature lovers.
Munnar tea plantations are renowned all across the globe. The hill station in Kerala is a popular attraction for a number of foreign tourists visiting God’s Own Country for its alluring natural beauty. The weather in Munnar is pleasant during summer and good for sight-seeing and walks in the tea gardens.
Coorg is a hill station located in the mesmerizing Western Ghats. Its lush green tea and coffee plantations and pleasant weather make it a good weekend getaway during summers. Its beautiful valleys and deep teak wood forests make for great trekking trails. Nearby attractions like the Madikeri Fort, Abbi Falls and Little Tibet (Tibetan refugee’s colony) are worth checking out.