Travel: If you want to go to a snowy place, then visit these places instead of Shimla and Manali, you will be able to enjoy snowfall also!


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It would not be wrong to say that at this time severe cold and cold winds are blowing in North India. During this time, people prefer to stay indoors. However, this time is considered precious for travel enthusiasts as they eagerly wait for snowfall in the hilly areas throughout the year. This is one of the main reasons why as soon as winter arrives, people start going to cold places to see the beauty of snowfall.

Although standing under the falling snow cannot be enjoyed like anything else, it is also true that as soon as the thought of snowfall comes to mind, most people head towards Shimla and Manali. They rarely consider exploring locations beyond these popular destinations. If you find yourself in a similar situation, don't worry! Today we are introducing you to some places within a radius of 400 kilometres from Delhi where you can enjoy snowfall.


Located about 300 kilometres from Delhi, Bhimtal is one of the hilly regions. Like Nainital, Bhimtal is also known for its lakes. Situated around a natural lake, this small town is situated at an altitude of 4500 feet above sea level. As soon as winter arrives, people from all over the world come to visit this city. Bhimtal Lake, Bhimeshwar Mahadev Temple, Sai Baba's Mazar and other places provide a wonderful experience.

Naukuchia Tal

Located within a radius of 300 kilometres from Delhi, this small hill station is a budget-friendly destination for families to enjoy. Surrounded by pine trees and near large lakes, Naukuchia Tal is perfect for nature lovers and peace seekers. Situated at an altitude of 4000 feet, this place has nine corners around a natural water source. You can enjoy photography, bird watching and boating here.


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At a short distance, near Nainital and Bhimtal, Sattal is known for the confluence of seven lakes, hence the name Sattal. Situated at an altitude of 4500 feet surrounded by deodar trees, this small hill station is visited by tourists throughout the year. However, the experience is different during snowfall. Enjoying the beauty of nature, photography, bird watching and sailing are some of the activities you can enjoy here.


Ranikhet is an ideal place for those who enjoy seeing snow-clad mountains. Situated at an altitude of 6100 feet, this area attracts huge crowds during the summers. However, during winter you may get to witness good snowfall. Ranikhet has places like Ranikhet Golf Course, Ashiana Park and Mankameshwar Temple. You can enjoy golfing, voting and fishing activities here.


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Chail station is a beautiful hill station, about 110 kilometres from Chandigarh. Situated at an altitude of 2250 meters, Chail is surrounded by dense deodar and deodar forests. After reaching here, you can see places like Chail Cricket Ground, Sadhupul Lake, Chail Palace, Kali Ka Tibba, Gurudwara Sahib and Chail Sanctuary.