Summer time coincides with vacations in schools and colleges. It is also the perfect time to head out, and enjoy the great outdoors. The cool thing about summer vacations is visiting and discovering new places. This summer, pack your bags and get ready to embark on a journey to a new adventure, a place that you have not seen before but was always on your bucket list. Depending on your interest, you can choose locations known for its natural splendors, cultural heritage, peace and quiet, adventure activities, and more.
Have a look at some of the best places to visit in summer where you can explore lovely sights, enjoy pleasant weather, engage in exciting activities, spend some quality time with friends and family, and in general, take a pause from hectic life schedules and recharge your batteries.
When we talk about some of the best destinations in the world for a memorable vacation, Switzerland always manages to top the list. The mouth-melting Swiss chocolates, fondues, and magnificent snow-peaked Swiss Alps are just a few of the attractions that make this place perfect for a happening summer vacation.
What to do in Switzerland. Admire picturesque Lake Geneva, hop into the Bernia Express, hear the thunderous roar of gigantic Rhine Falls, visit lovely castles, get entertained in cruise boats and ferries, savor Swiss cheese and wines at a vineyard.
Visa. Apply for a Schengen Visa with six months validity.
Looking for a dose of happiness? Visit Bhutan, the worlds’ happiest country. If you do not wish to go too far, this country is the best choice for a perfect international summer holiday. This scenic Destination beckons a large number of tourists who feel pulled by a unique sense of mysticism that fills the air. Lofty Himalayas overlooking this tiny country with verdant rolling meadows, deep ravines, high cliffs, vibrantly colored monasteries, and friendly locals cast a magical spell on the visitors.
What to do in Bhutan. Trekking on the Tiger Hill, Bungee Jumping, River Rafting, Hiking on hillocks, Monastery hopping, Spiritual awakening and yogic healing sessions, bird watching, and more.
Visa. No Visa Required to enter Bhutan (carry Government-approved ID)
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A stunning destination offering a repertoire of diverse ecosystems, terrains, wild, raw and rugged that manifests in gushing fishing streams, steaming volcanoes, natural hot water springs, vodka bars, idyllic waterfalls and more. It seems to be a landmass straight out of a fantasy novel. The weather is perfect for a relaxed holiday amidst beautiful and surreal Icelandic landscape.
What to do in Iceland. Visit the famous Blue Lagoon, idyllic Gullfoss Waterfall, Selfoss Waterfall, check out the unique Northern Lights phenomenon, explore Reykjavik, savor fermented hakarl or sharks, hor spring rye bread, and more.
Visa. Apply for a Schengen Visa
The presence of magnificent Himalayas welcome the vacationers to their land to enjoy pleasantly cool mornings, chilly nights, intermittent snowfall, and more. Nepal, home to eight of the ten tallest mountains in the world is also dotted with shrines and temples. Experience the best of luxury and adventure and explore the unexplored territories nestled in the lap of nature. These attractions make the country one of the best summer places to visit from India.
What to do in Nepal. Visit Pokhara, Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Chitwan National Park, seek blessings from divine deities at magnificent temples like Swayambhunath, Amarnath, Bodhnath Stupa, trek to place like Annapurna circuit, Everest Base Camp, Langtang region, enjoy aloo tama, momos, baji, chaku, and more.
Visa. No Visa required for Indian nationals. (Carry only Government-approved ID card)
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Closer to home, it is one of the best international summer holiday destinations. From coral reefs to volcanoes, temples to mountains, and magnificent beaches has made Bali one of the most happening international destination for a pleasurable trip. World-class hotels, lush rice fields, and culturally stunning ancient architecture are just a few of the attractions waiting for you to be explored. A perfect destination for honeymooners, digital nomads, yoga enthusiasts, and holidaymakers, Bali is every person’s dream destination.
What to do in Bali. Gone on trekking tours to the mountains, engage in water sports, go hiking in hills and wilderness, spend time in yoga retreats, visit temples with mythological significance, enjoy idyllic views all around, and scintillating nightlife.
Visa. Visa on Arrival available for Indians.