Living with a pet is a boon. Whether they are cats or dogs, pets eventually become our best friends. They are around in our happiness and sadness, always up for a game of ball or just giving you company to laze around on a beautiful Sunday.
You might work, study or just be out of the house for most part of your day and that might make your pets feel lonely. If you've ever felt guilty about it but never knew how to give them the love they deserve, then here's an idea that you can think about. Plan a vacation with your whole family, including your pet, to these 5 destinations in India that they will surely love!
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Lonavala is a charming hill station, located 64 km from Pune and 96 km from Mumbai, in Maharashtra. The place is blessed with picturesque natural spots, like waterfalls, hills with lush green rolling meadows, and is an amazing place for you and your pet to have fun in the arms of nature.
Trek with your pet to places, like the Rajmachi Fort, Tiger's Leap, etc., or just play by the glittering lake of Lonavala.
Naggar, Himachal Pradesh
Nestled on the banks of river Beas, Naggar is a quaint town of Himachal Pradesh that is located 23 km from Kullu. It is encircled by mesmerising vistas of the snow-capped mountains, cool waterfalls, etc.
The balmy climate of Naggar ought to offer you and your pet a pleasant relief from the city's heat. Witness the beautiful and unique architecture of Naggar by visiting the Naggar Castle or the Dagpo Shedrupling Monastery.
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Kovalam is a scenic village that is mainly known for its beautiful beaches. Let your pet have a good run across the clean and serene shores of beaches like the Lighthouse Beach, Hawah Beach, Samudra Beach, etc.
While you're at it, visit the Halcyon Castle, appreciate art at the Kovalam Art Gallery, explore the Vizhinjam rock-cut cave temple, etc., at Kovalam.
Being one of the popular hill stations of Uttarakhand, Nainital is an ideal vacation destination not just for your pet but for the entire family. Nestled at the foothills of Kumaon ranges of the mighty Himalayas, Nainital is known for its scenic beauty.
Some of the things you need to do in Nainital include visiting the beautiful Naini Lake and Naina Devi Temple, hiking up to the Snow Viewpoint, or just unwinding by the beauty of nature.
Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu
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Pondicherry, also known as Puducherry, is mainly known for its French heritage. Historically, the French ruled Pondicherry for a while and left behind their impressive architecture, which we can witness till date. Take a stroll through the vibrant French colony.
For your pets, the beaches of Pondicherry, like the Auroville Beach, Paradise Beach, etc., are perfect to play at. You can try water sports or just indulge in sunbathing at the beaches of Pondicherry.