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5 long weekend getaways around Delhi

Weekend getaways 1. Landour: It’s a small cantonment town attached with Mussoorie. This place is absolutely quiet and beautiful; there are very few cottages that are available for tourists to stay. Should you wish to do some touristy thing you can drive down to Mussoorie and should you wish to enjoy natural beauty then you can just relax in Landour. Altitude: 7784 ft (2550m) above sea level Nearest city : Mussoorie / Dehradun More details: It is about 35 km from the city [...]

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Chilling in Kasauli

A long line of trucks laden with ripe juicy apples is what greeted us as we began the climb to Kasauli from Kalka. “This is the apple season madam, and the trucks are carrying the apples from orchards all over Himachal Pradesh”, informed our taxi driver. That was just an indication of the luxuriant greenery that was to greet us as we reached the higher altitude in the Himalayan foothills. Kasauli was mainly developed by the British and now hosts [...]

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