South India is a lovely place and attract numerous tourists all around the year. Most tourists consider South India as a paradise for beaches and temples, but South India also has some beautiful gems in the form of hill stations. 

If you are planning a summer trip to South India, then hill stations here are the perfect option for you. These hill stations have a lot to offer to the tourists while giving you a serene and calming environment in between the mountains. If you are also planning to visit South India, then do consider going to these hill stations. 

Munnar

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Munnar is situated in Kerala and is the perfect place to visit with your friends, family or spouse. Munnar has a lot to offer with its beautiful waterfalls, greenery everywhere and the aroma of tea plantations. 

If you are looking for some specific tourist attraction points in Munnar, then you won’t be disappointed as you can places like Chinnar Wildlife Sanctuary, Anamudi Peak, Echo Point and many more. The best time to visit Munnar is between the months to September to May. 

Coorg

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Also known as Madikeri, Coorg is situated in Karnataka. This hill station is very famous among tourists. It is like a heaven for nature lovers due to its tea plantations and various streams. Apart from having the time of your life by relaxing for a few days in the midst of your busy lives, Coorg also has a lot of adventure activities to offer such as trekking, rock climbing, rappelling and many more. The best time to visit Coorg is from October to April. 

Ooty

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Situated in Tamil Nadu, Ooty has been a popular road trip destination for tourists in South India for years. Ooty has a well-connected road making the a very comfortable one. Once you reach the paradise, you can enjoy the botanical garden, Toda Huts, Toy Train ride, etc. The best part is there is not specific time to visit this place as it is perfect all-round the year.

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Gavi

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If you ever wish to visit a hill station that offers you something different than the others, then you must consider visit Gavi situated in Kerala. It will not let your holidays be boring as you have a variety of adventure activities to choose from such as hiking, trekking, camping and many more. Also, you can explore the spice gardens on your way to Gavi. The best time to visit Gavi is between the months of July and September. 

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Kodaikanal

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Kodaikanal is situated in Tamil Nadu and is known to be the coldest hill station in South India. Although you will spot tourists her but it is comparatively less crowded. The valleys, waterfalls, meadows and grasslands make this perfect place for a peaceful holiday for relaxing. 

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You can also enjoy activities like trekking and boating to make your vacation a little more fun. The best time to visit Kodaikanal is from April to June and from September to October.

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