Are you ready to embrace a plenty of jaw-dropping landscapes, beautiful natural trails that give your soul and mind complete solace, then Kasauli is the key. One of the cleanest hill stations of India, Kasauli is no less than a gem of the Himalayas. Its picturesque vantage points like Monkey Point and Sunset Point, spectacular landscapes, varied wildlife and gorgeous forests of Gilbert Trail make it a must-visit spot on weekends.
Start the trip with some of Kasauli’s best-kept secrets like Monkey Point from where you could watch the plains of Chandigarh beautified with the River Sutlej flowing through valleys. You could also opt for a moderate trek to this point. Venture into the picture-perfect Gilbert Trail and the Sunset Point that offer a splendid track of green landscapes, hills and colourful birds. Flip through the history and visit Christ Church, built in neo-gothic style. It’s beautiful stained glass windows and aisles are architecturally splendid. In the evening, shop at the petite but lively Mall Road before you head for your overnight stay in the hotel.
Wake up in the wee hours to capture a beautiful morning at the Sunrise Point. Then, proceed to explore the history and heritage of Kasauli at Dagshai, one of the oldest cantonment towns. Walk through the desolate trails, visit the 1849-built Central Jail which also witnessed Mahatma Gandhi’s imprisonment. Capture the mountains making picturesque backdrop of the rocky terrains. Leave for Delhi with a rejuvenated mind.