Surviving the monotonous life in Mumbai is not an easy job. But the question is, why wait until we’re completely saturated and can’t function anymore? Why are we limited to taking little travel breaks when those are the only solution to getting better?
Travel in fact, liberates the soul. Liberates the mind, allowing it to expand its boundaries and enter into the wild. After all, isn’t that when it’s in its true natural form?
To all those tough fighters out there, battling through everyday struggles, this is your chance to escape for a while and gift yourselves some “me-time”.
1.Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh
Situated at 10000 feet, there’s no beauty that can be compared to the one of Tawang’s. Having Tibet to its north and the Sela range to the east, this place stands tall in our list. Breathtaking valleys and mystic waterfalls add to it’s appeal. Tawang monastery, Sela pass, Shongatser Lake, Nuranang waterfalls are some of the “must-go” destinations if you’re planning on visiting this place.
2.Shillong, Cherrapunjee- Mawlynnong, Meghalaya
Shillong enjoys a placidatmosphere in the company of lush green mountains, pine forests, exotic orchids and cascading waterfalls. Also known as the “Scotland of the east”, this place proves to be the perfect getaway destination.
4.Dras-Nubra Valley, Jammu & Kashmir
If you’re up to explore some culture alongside harsh arid mountains, count Nubra valley in. After all, who wouldn’t enjoy a fascinating camel ride amid marvelous sand dunes?
4.Tirthan Valley, Himachal Pradesh
Himachal, or the “Devbhumi” as they call it. There’s no place in the world that can replace the serenity and peace of mind it offers. Located in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh, Tirthan valley will definitely quench your thirst for exploring the wonders of Mother Nature.
5.Kalimpong-West Bengal, Sandakphu-Darjeeling
Also known as the trekker’s paradise, Sandakphu is the perfect place if you need a little dose of adrenaline rush. Located at a height of 11, 929 feet, this place offers nature in its purest form.
50 kms from Darjeeling, comes Kalimpong. It’s as beautiful as Darjeeling and plus point, comparatively less crowded.
6.Gangtok- Dzongu, Sikkim
Gangtok, the capital of Sikkim, has in store a lot of places to make you believe that heaven on earth exists.
Nathula Pass, Baba Harbhajan Singh Mandir and Changulake are some of the prime attractions here. Apart from these, Village hikes and fishing on Teesta river are a must do when you’re here.
Falling under the Idukki district, Munnar is the ultimate place to vacate your mind off the everyday hustles. The never ending tea plantations and picturesque valleys and something you can’t afford to miss in life.
You don’t need a reason other than just being a chai enthusiast to head out here.
If you’re still waiting for validation to travel, trust us you never will.