5 Mountain Destinations In India To Experience The Best Sunsets

by Vaishalee Kalvankar
5 Mountain Destinations In India To Experience The Best Sunsets

Are you a fan of sunsets? For me, sunsets are one of the most calming views. The sun seems to be submerging into the sea or hiding behind the majestic mountains, which is such a mesmerising view. You must have seen sunsets on a beach, but have you ever experienced one from the mountains? India is blessed with some of the most beautiful mountain destinations that offer the most spectacular sunset views.

Mountain Destinations For Sunsets

1. Darjeeling, West Bengal

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As we all know, Darjeeling offers scenic beauty and the most panoramic mountain views. There are many places in this beautiful hill station that can help you capture the perfect sunrises and sunsets. The Tiger Hilltop is a famous place here, and it offers you a mesmerising view of the Kanchenjunga peak that seems to change colours as the sun sets. The view is simply worth it.

2. Leh Ladakh

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Ladakh is blessed with the most beautiful landscape. Click a picture anywhere, and all your camera will capture is beauty. Sunsets and sunrises here are worth watching. The mighty mountain ranges look even prettier as the sun sets. The breathtaking sunsets here are surely going to blow your mind.

3. Kashmir

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Kashmir is known as the ‘Paradise on Earth’, and the beauty of this place proves it time and again. The snow-capped majestic mountains, lovely lakes, and lush greenery simply captivate every visitor. The golden view of the sun setting down and the snow-capped mountains simply basking in all the colours is a view to watch.

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4. Matheran, Maharashtra

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Matheran is Maharashtra’s favourite and most visited destination. It is a perfect place for weekend getaways. This hill station has captivating magic that will not let you leave. This place has special sunset points like Panorama Sunset Point and Porcupine Sunset Point, which offer unforgettable views.

5. Mount Abu, Rajasthan

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Mount Abu is one of the most popular hill stations in India. Situated on the border of Gujarat and Rajasthan, this place is blessed with a beautiful landscape. When you see the sun setting behind one of the fascinating mountains, you will simply fall in love. It also has a designated sunset point to provide you with the best panoramic view of this natural wonder.

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India is blessed with many other destinations like Coorg, Kanyakumari, Varkala and Rajasthan as well enjoying lovely sunsets. Let us know which ones you have visited.

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