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7 Scenic Hills Perfect for a Quiet Couple's Getaway

7 Scenic Gems in the Hills Perfect for a Quiet Couple's Getaway HolidayIQ

HolidayIQ reviewers present a selection of quiet getaways in the hills for the couple in search of some peaceful time together. 

1. Kodaikanal

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Hill | Valley | Nature | Weather
HolidayIQ Reviewer priyanka nagpal says, “Beautiful Lake...The view from the Lake towards the mountains is very beautiful. ...We really enjoyed this spot. It is a must visit in Kodai!” Read Full Review
HolidayIQ Reviewer priyanka nagpal says, “A walk through the edge of the Mountain giving view of the whole Valley...For a fee of just Rs 30 you get to experience a beautiful walk carved on the mountain to give the wholesome view of the valley. ” Read Full Review

2. McLeodganj

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Trek | Waterfall | Hill | Nature
HolidayIQ Reviewer Anbu Mathika says, “The beautiful cotton like clouds and the heavenly view of the mountains with the fresh air to breathe will make you addicted to the perfect atmosphere....The Triund is one of the best places to opt for if you are a trekker. ” Read Full Review
HolidayIQ Reviewer Kanchan Raitani says, “We thought of exploring the place further and came across a patio which opened up to the view of the hills. The place was quiet with 2 green benches. We sat down - it was pure bliss - the quiet, the view of the mountains and the sun coming down. I could have sat there for hours and not worried about a thing. But we had to leave that day. ” Read Full Review

3. Mount Abu

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Lake | Hill | Peace | Romantic
HolidayIQ Reviewer Saurabh says, “Located near to Nakki Lake and also a little secluded place...This is a place situated near to Nakki Lake overlooking the city. The place presents a panoramic view of the city with fresh cool air from Nakki....The place is thus named because of the Toad shaped rock. It is placed at such a location that it looks like it is about to jump to the Lake. I have attached some pictures as well.” Read Full Review
HolidayIQ Reviewer S S shares, “A huge natural rock balancing itself in an amusing way...The rock is near to the Nakki Lake and provides a good view of the city of Mount Abu. It is a huge rock, and it's shape resemble a toad, hence the name, Toad Rock. You have to trek a little to reach the top, but you get a good view from the top. ” Read Full Review

4. Mussoorie

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Hill | Weather | Nature | Valley
HolidayIQ Reviewer Samriddha Roy says, “The cheerful boisterous brook - a must visit in Mussoorie...This chirpy, spirited waterfall would certainly grab attention of the tourists who are taking a trip to Mussoorie, a hill station in Dehradun. ...The dark-green vegetation of tall Oaks & Pines that almost enfolded this fall from both sides and brooks nearby is a home to many birds which created together a cheerful cacophony to accompany the continuous gargling sound of the fall. We viewed the rapid, vigorous waterfall from a bridge that intersected the fall from the middle. ” Read Full Review

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5. Pahalgam

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Valley | Snow | Nature | Hill
HolidayIQ Reviewer Rahul Pratap Singh adds, “Beautiful valley with spectacular view ...It is located between Pahalgam and Chandanwari, 11 Km from Pahalgam....It 'a beautiful valley A meadow, crossed by a stream, well-maintained, between high mountains and beautiful forests, where you enter by paying a pittance. ” Read Full Review
HolidayIQ Reviewer Vijay Phirke shares, “A scenic vale, a dream destination of every photography lover - Betaab Valley...Betaab valley has a picturesque surroundings. Sprawling verdant pastures, snow-capped mountains and meandering streams form the breathtaking landscape of this valley. The beautiful Betaab Valley is a dream destination of every photography lover. ” Read Full Review

6. Pelling

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Lake | Monastery | Nature | Peaceful
HolidayIQ Reviewer Mahavir Shrishrimal says, “A serene and a calm place Dubdi Monastery ...The place is very beautiful and serene. It was a little bit difficult task to climb the 300 mtrs as the road was very steep, also we did not find any much tourist travelling to the place....the view was mesmerizing. ...It provided us a very clear and near view of Kanchenjunga. ...All in all it was a very nice experience. Away from the crowd and nicely maintained Monastery. We were told that this was the eldest Monastery in the Pelling, and is very well maintained.” Read Full Review

7. Idukki

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Dam | Hill | Forest | Nature
HolidayIQ Reviewer justin jose adds, “Climb the hill for breathtaking view ...The place is enroute Kattappana from Idukki. The view from the top is absolutely worth the climb. Idukki reservoir can be seen from the top. A calm and serene place where you can spend around 2 hours. For those interested in farming, fruit plants and pet fowls, there is a privately owned farm very closeby. All in all, I enjoyed the trip and would love to visit again.” Read Full Review
HolidayIQ Reviewer JOJI JOSEPH adds, “Beautiful hillstation with panoramic view ...Painavu, the district headquarters is a beautiful hill station... Painavu is at a height of 3900 m above the sea level and the unpolluted air, hillocks, greenery and panoramic view makes it beautiful. Trekking in Painavu is said to be an outstanding experience and we can see many routes through the forests, plantations and to other small towns. ” Read Full Review

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