Friday, 29 June 2012

Holidays in Indian Hill Stations: A Different Excavation with Pilgrimage Tour

The summer has reached our doorsteps and the Sun God is in full rage; but it seems there are a lot of families and globetrotters who are yet to plan where to go and what to do. If you are one of them, then try out an adventurous, thrilling and mesmerizing summer holiday in Indian hill stations. 

Along with spending the scorching days of summer in an adventurous way, answer the higher calling in you in an India pilgrimage tour in some of the most exquisite summer destinations in India.


A tour to the holy destinations in India may sound somewhat unlikely event for the travelers in this season, but there are host of pilgrim tour packages that juxtapose well the thrill, adventure and relaxation with that of a holy journey to the path of God. 

One such journey is Vaishnodevi Yatra where the pilgrims feel the soul purifying power of Goddess Vaishnodevi along with spending some exclusive days in the lap of ‘Heaven on Earth’ Kashmir. Surrounded by beautiful tranquil landscapes, Vaishnodevi Yatra said to fulfill all the wishes of the pilgrims. On the way back, the travelers can get a tour to the exotic valleys of Jammu & Kashmir that includes Gulmarg, Sonmarg, and Pahalgam. The city of Srinagar is also an ideal place to enjoy the beauty of nature along with savoring a romantic shikara ride on the lake.

Gulmarg in Winter

Set amid the craggy hills of the mighty Himalayas is the sacred shrine of God Amarnath, dedicated to Hindu God Shiva. The Amarnath Yatra can be done in two ways- one can either reach the cave on foot or also can opt for Amarnath Yatra by helicopter. 

The ice lingam of Lord Shiva in the Amarnath cave is a natural wonder that makes people believe in the divine power of the Almighty in this age of modern sciences. Though the pathways leading to the cave may put forward many challenges, but the scenic beauty of the valley will encourage you to walk and reach the destination. The adventure enthusiasts can also enjoy a host of adventure activities while returning back from the holy cave.

Holy Amarnath Cave
Summer is the best time to enjoy exciting holidays is some of the charismatic hills stations in India; but this summer, make your vacation a different excavation by planning an India pilgrimage tour in some of the best and most charming destinations of the country.


Thanks for providing information on holiday tour in India. There is a lot of tourist destinations in India that are famous for its beautiful surroundings, environment and beauty. Kashmir, Manali, Goa, Kerala etc are some of the famous tourist destinations in India.

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