Looking for beautiful locations to travel? These places will blow your mind. Just get away from the rusty dusty city life and experience the fresh pure air in these places. If you want to decide where to go to, this vacation just scrolls down and take a look at these jaw-dropping vacation spots. You could be far away from home and think of never going back if you visit these places. Now what makes them special are they stand for sustainability. It’s an eco-friendly getaway, so it’s a win for you and win for nature. We start from the north and go down south exploring ecological and organic farm stays that offer the most refreshing getaways.
1. Himalayan Orchard, Himachal Pradesh: A profound stay in the Himalayas
When in Himalaya, visit 70 km beyond Rukhla Shimla lies Himalayan Orchard, a peaceful sojourn amid the serene locales of the Himalayas. The ultimate peace of your mind and soul. The Himalayan Orchard is a family-run farm stay located in the apple belt of the great mountain range. Himalayan Orchard offers a warm homestay where tourists are treated as family members and homegrown food is served. A contribution in farm activities like cooking or milking a cow is always appreciated and welcomed by them.
Special activities: Bird watching, local walks, fishing, and hiking
Tariff: INR 2500 per night onwards
2. Prakriti – Kaushal’s Ecological Farms, Punjab: A delightful farm stay near Delhi
Gift of conservation initiatives of Netar Pal Kaushal, Prakriti Farms are your ideal wilderness getaway. One of the delightful farm stays in India, it offers a countryside living experience only 45 km ahead of Chandigarh. Escape the maddening city life and enjoy a few days in the lap of nature by planning a short family stay here. Actually, it is a good pick if you are confused between multiple places to visit near Chandigarh or Delhi for that matter.
Accommodations at Prakriti Farms are well-equipped – you can choose from Thatch and Mud Deluxe Cottages; cottages overlooking the Kinnow orchard and Swiss Luxury Tents. The Special activities include Bird watching tours, short trails and hikes and a number of outdoor activities at the Adventure zone.
How to reach: 5.5-hour drive from Delhi. Nearest railway station is Ropar is 5 km. Rupnagar, near Rail Majra
Tariff: INR 2000 per night onwards
3. Banni Khera Farm, Haryana: Good old comfort is always cherished
Front view of Banni Khera Farmstay in Haryana
This is a rather expensive stay, for people looking for luxury tourism. The purpose is to promote sustainable farm tourism. Banni Khera’s eco-friendly farm stay allows its guests a glimpse of authentic rural India, its nature, culture, and traditions. You can pick your favorite activities and also choose from day trips and stay packages.
Special activities: Yoga and meditation classes, boating, fishing, duck feeding and folk shows
How to reach: 1.5-hour drive from West Delhi/Gurgaon Samar Gopalpur Village, Rohtak
Tariff: INR 5500 per night onwards
(2 More Farm Stays including Kerala in next page)