The best destinations for single travellers are available in India. In case you are wondering where to go, here are the top 5:
Manali: A Mountainous Paradise
This city is wrapped in the beauty and wonder of natural flora and fauna. It is located at a height of 2050 m and has been regarded as the top hilly destination for travellers to India. If you want to wander off for a day trip, plan a trek to the Kullu Valley and the Pir Panjal mountain ranges. For the more adventurous traveller, there are many options such as white water rafting in the river Beas of paragliding and skiing in the valleys and passes.
Sangla: A Hilly Haven
Sangla is located at an altitude ranging from 2500 to 3000 m in the Baspa valley of HP. The state of Himachal Pradesh is home to many pristine hill stations and Sangla is one of them. If hiking and trekking are your favourite callings and you do not like the idea of crowds, Sangla is the perfect retreat for you. With its apple orchards, apricots, walnut and cedar trees as well as glacial streams and unique identity, this hill station is truly a sublime place to enjoy a vacation.
Gulmarg: Kashmir’s Paradise
It is considered one of the best skiing destinations in the world. Located at an elevation of 2690 m, it is the perfect heartland for backpackers from across the globe. During the winter season, the maximum number of tourists pay a visit to this heavenly hilly retreat. You can engage in camping, hiking as well as golfing.
Leh: Ladakh’s Luscious Retreat
For a solo traveller looking for a great escape and wanting to engage in strenuous mountain climbing or hill biking, Leh in Ladakh is the perfect getaway. It is located at an altitude of 3500m and has the perfect blend of Indo-Tibetan culture. The Pangong Lake in Leh is ideal for backpacking. Leh is the base of trekkers in various regions of Ladakh.
Gangtok: Secluded Sikkim’s Perfect Getaway
Located in Sikkim, its capital city Gangtok is worth a visit and you can be sure that there are many relics and artefacts not to mention local marketplaces and tourist sites for you to visit. From ancient tourist structures to a bustling and teeming vibrancy, Gangtok is the perfect place to enjoy a solo holiday.
There are many other locations such as Goa, Jaisalmer and Jaipur which also attract their fair share of tourists. But these hilly destinations above are the perfect choice for fearless and adventurous travellers who want the best.