5 snowy trips you must take in India

5 snowy trips you must take in India

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Just a few more days and you may have to bid adieu the snowy, wintry days. That white blanket of snow will soon be replaced by pleasant weather in the hills. That long summer break will only be used to unwind and take a break from the hot weather conditions. But snow, well, it will be hard to find snow. Even the hills will refuse to give you that crispy white surprise unless you are brave enough to go high enough.

So, while winter is still here, take that break and drive through the snowy hills. Experience the hills at their most beautiful stage. Check out five snowy trips you must take in India for that ultimate experience:

Kalka to Shimla:

5 snowy trips you must take in IndiaPlanning to take a trip to the shimmering Shimla? Well, the best mode of transport would be a toy train from Kalka to Shimla. A UNESCO heritage site, the toy train ride is something that everyone should experience at least once. The best part is that you will get to witness snowy hills making the entire trip more memorable. (Image Credit: sanjaritravels.com)

Gangtok - Zuluk:

5 snowy trips you must take in IndiaIf you are one of those who suffer from motion sickness the moment a steep turn comes your way, avoid this trip. However, the ones who have a taste for adventure and can handle 96 turns, make sure you take a wintry trip at least once between Gangtok to Zuluk.  (Image Credit: naturewings.com)

Guwhati - Tawang:

5 snowy trips you must take in IndiaOne of the most beautiful stretches of road with snow on each side awaits you. Though the distance may seem a little too much for you, you can always cover it after taking a halt or two. If you do not wish to drive for 510 km, you can always take a cab, but this trip, especially during the winters is an absolute must.  (Image Credit: dishatoursindia.com)


5 snowy trips you must take in IndiaWhether you wish to take a toy train ride or take your bike, the Darjeeling-Pelling road is something you must not miss. The snow-clad mountains during the winter season will make your experience even better. Make sure you take a trip of this delightful stretch at least once.  (Image Credit: feelindia.org)

Sonmarg - Gulmarg

5 snowy trips you must take in IndiaIf you have decided to travel to two of these heavenly destinations, you will also be able to cover two more paradises including Srinagar and Pahalgam. Whether you wish to drive by a car or take a bike ride, this journey is going to be the journey of a lifetime. Make sure you take enough pictures.  (Image Credit: freeskihimalaya.com)