Wilson hills, the most famous hill station in Gujrat situated near Dharmapur tahsil, surrounded by dense forest which is very close to Pangarbari Wildlife Sanctuary. The Wilson Hills was named after the Mumbai governor Wilson (1923-1928) by King of Dharmapur Vijay Devji. This is a great place for photographers and nature lovers. If you are nature lover and love to spend time in beautiful nature, you should visit this place.
Things To Do In Wilson Hills:
Wilson Hills is popularly known as mini Saputara. It is the perfect place for you if you want to enjoy the destination. The best way to travel is by car. In traveling, you can have a pleasant view of curvy roads, hills covered with greenery, a view of the valley from the top of the hills, farms, and little villages. You will forget about your worries and tension if visit this place once in your life.
If you choose Monsoon to visit Wilson Hills, you will experience the pictorial views of greenery everywhere. You will feel like you are in heaven, you will see the Clouds are come down to touch the green hills
There are a few points you can visit once you reach the top, we have listed some of them here:
Barumal temple: One of the major tourist attractions is Barumal temple, located at the middle of the hills. One of the holiest places in Dharampur is dedicated to Lord Shiva. It is a very peaceful place and well maintained with all the most needed facilities that attract pilgrims from all over the world. Also, Shri Mahamandaleshwar Swami Shree Vidhyanandji Maharaj guided trust providing free education to more than 500 girls of Adivasi families for more than 10 years now.
Bilpudi twin waterfalls: Bilpudi twin waterfall is situated in the village named as BIlpudi just 10 km away from Dhrampur. It is famously known as the Jodiya waterfall because there are two waterfalls in this area. The first waterfall is called as, Sonajal Dhodh.
The second one is called, Roopajal Dhodh. The origin of this Bilpudi waterfall is the Swargvahini River which flows through Dharampur. This place is not so popular so if you want to spend time with your family and loved ones alone, this is the ideal place for you.
Lady Wilson museum: Lady Wilson Museum, which was started in 1928 by King Vijaydevji, is the perfect treat for history lovers which helps them to get insights into the history of Gujrat. It is situated at a distance of 28 km from Valsad city. The museum contains s showcase of various wild animals stuffed with the chemical. It also includes various folk and classical musical instruments, different painting and industrial art from India and other countries.
Along with these above points, there are several points of attraction. Listing some of them here.
Points of Attraction at Wilson Hills
- Marble Chatri
- Steep Valley
- Ozone Valley
- Sunrise Point
- Sunset Point
- Shankar waterfalls
- The district science center
The best season to visit Wilson Hills is the summer season because it is way cooler than the surrounding areas. This is the place heaven for nature lovers!! Don’t forget to visit!!