Chandigarh is India’s first planned city, an epitome of metropolitan and commercialized hub as you may call it. A very urbanised place indeed, this place is the perfect middle ground for several getaways… Weekend Getaways Chandigarh.
#5 Morni hills, Haryana
Located in the Panchkula district of Haryana, these hills are about an hour’s distance from Chandigarh and a perfect destination to escape from the city’s stressful life. Still unexplored, amidst the hills there are two lakes, too. The name Morni is said to be derived from a queen who once ruled the area.
#4 Lansdowne, Uttarakhand
Lansdowne is a cantonment in the Pauri district of Garhwal. It is one of the quietest hill station in Uttarakhand and is famous since the British rule.
Its clean environment, colonial buildings and military history are a treat to the eyes. This is a perfect place for lazy weekends.
#3 Barog, Himachal Pradesh
It is a small hill station in the Shimla-Kalka highway. Beauty lies on every step of this place and its pure air is what your lungs desire.
#2 Mughal Sarai, Doraha
Now in a dilapidated condition this old fort, built by the emperor Jehangir, was once a resting place for the Mughal caravans. It is a famous fort among university students after being featured in the Bollywood movie Rang de Basanti and hence it is also known as the RDB fort.
#1 Naldehra, Himachal Pradesh
Nestled in the lush green mountains this place is a home away from home. One of the best picturesque holiday destination with sumptuous valleys, sunrise and sunset views and more. In this place surrounded by deodar forests you can take a walk along the valley, golf, or horse ride.
Chandigarh because of its location is close to some of the most beautiful mountains and hill stations. Where to head next for a lazy, comfy, relaxed weekend choice is all yours .