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10 Hill Stations Away From The Hustle Bustle Of The City

1) ARAKU VALLEY

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LOCATION- Located in the Vishakhapatnam district in Andhra Pradesh, in the Eastern Ghats at an elevation of 912 meters above sea level.

ATTRACTIONS- Enchanting coffee plantations and majestic views of the Eastern Ghats.

 

2) BOMDILA

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LOCATION- Located in the state of Arunachal Pradesh at an average elevation of 2,217 meters above sea level.

ATTRACTIONS- Majestic views of the snow clad peaks of the Himalayas.

 

3) COONOOR, TAMIL NADU

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LOCATION- Coonoor is the only rail stop situated between Ooty and Mettupalayam.

ATTRACTIONS- Nilgiri Tea estates.

 

4) DHARAMSHALA

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LOCATION-  Located in the Kangra District of Himachal Pradesh, at an elevation of 1460 meters above sea level.

ATTRACTIONS- The town is famous as being one of the major settlements of the Tibetan refugees in exile and has several valleys and peaks.

 

5) HAFLONG

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LOCATION- Located in the Indian state of Assam, at an elevation of 513 meters above sea level.

ATTRACTIONS-. Lakes, ethnic villages, views of the surrounding hills and the simplicity of people.

 

6) MAHABALESHWAR

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LOCATION- Located in Maharashtra at an elevation of 1,438 meters above sea level.

ATTRACTIONS- Evergreen forests, several lakes and majestic peaks.

 

7) MOUNT ABU

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LOCATION- The only hill station in the Indian state of Rajasthan, Mount Abu. It is located at an elevation of 1,220 meters above sea level.

ATTRACTIONS- Several lakes, hillocks, and medieval forts.

 

8) MUNNAR

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LOCATION- It is located in the confluence of three rivers. This hill station is in Kerala, placed at an average elevation of 1700 meters above sea level in the Western Ghats.

ATTRACTIONS- Lush green mountainous surrounding and vast tea plantations.

 

9) SHIMOGA, KARNATAKA

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LOCATION- This place is located in the nearest train station in Bangalore which would hardly be 245kms.

ATTRACTIONS- Few beautiful spots with lovely waterfalls. The best attraction is the Jog falls.

 

10) TAWANG

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LOCATION- Tawang is located in the western most part of Arunachal Pradesh. It has an elevation of 3,048 meters above sea level.

ATTRACTIONS- The Tawang Monastery.