Hill Station Trip-How To Make The Most Of It

Posted by homestay360 on July 29th, 2013

Pressured up with work? Tired of your routine, monotonous life? Life seems dull, boring and gloomy? Then you definitely need to recharge yourself and the best way to recharge yourself and be one with Mother Nature is to escape to a hill station and let yourself loose.

Indian hill stations are known world over for their tranquillity, peace and serenity.  They are the best way to get respite from the oppressive Indian summers and the hustle bustle of city life.  The most beautiful and fascinating hill stations are available in the Northern and Southern parts of India. The northern hill stations are mostly linked up with the Himalayas and Southern hill stations are in the Nilgiris mountain range

If you are wondering how to make the most of your hill station visit, then here are some basic tips that will be useful while visiting hill stations in India.

The best time to visit
The best season to visit hill station in India is from March to June, during the summer. However, if you want to have real taste of hill station, visit during the winter.

How to reach?
Most of the hill stations in India can be reached by trains or airplanes. Make sure to book in advance your train/air tickets for your destination. Once you reach the hill station you may take the local public transport, however, hiring a taxi s a good option as it will make your travel a lot more convenient and enjoyable.

Finding Accommodation
There are plenty of accommodation options to choose from. However, the hill station stays are best enjoyed when you get to stay in a place where you get to live close to nature with all the comforts of home. Homestay360 brings you the best homestays and resorts in Nainital, Coorg, Ooty, Manali and other hill stations of India. To find out the best deal for you, simply log in to- http://www.homestay360.com/

Essential items to carry:
• Maps of the place you are going to visit.
• Woollens
• First aid kit and essential medicines
• Mineral water as the mountain water may not suit you.
• Torch
• Sunscreen lotion
• Good quality shoes

Things to do
1. If you want to soak in the true spirit of a hill station, you must engage in hiking.
2. Yoga and meditation in the pristine pure surroundings.
3. Mingling with the local people and observing their normal life and the social customs.
4. Bird watching.
5. Star gazing at night
6. Do nothing and relax, listening to the songs of nature-amazing experience!

Keeping all the above tips in mind you can surely get the best out of your hill station experience. The calmness and serenity of hill stations of India will leave you enchanted and asking for more. So, what are you waiting for? Start planning now for your vacations and for all your accommodation needs visit www.homestay360.com.  Whether you are looking for cottages in Ooty or you want fully furnished cottages in Manali, Homestay360 has it all.

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