Places to Visit in Shimla Manali
Manali is a high-altitude Himalayan resort town in India’s northern Himachal Pradesh state. It has a reputation as a backpacking center and honeymoon destination. Set on the Beas River, it’s a gateway for skiing in the Solang Valley and trekking in Parvati Valley. It's also a jumping-off point for paragliding, rafting and mountaineering in the Pir Panjal mountains, home to 4,000m-high Rohtang Pass. Planning a trip to the hills? Well, Shimla and Manali in Himachal Pradesh offer unparalleled landscapes of snowcapped mountains, enchanting lakes, rippling rivers and guaranteed no holds barred fun. Once a summer capital of British India, Shimla still retains the charm of that Colonial era. And the other Himachali town of Manali is set on the banks of Beas river in Kullu district and is a popular honeymoon and backpacking destination. You can also easily combine the two of them in an 8-9 days trip, in any order. First of all, let’s get down to the essentials of visiting these queens of hills.
Rohtang pass is a high mountain pass on the eastern Pir Panjal Range which is situated around 32 miles from the base of the Himalayan range.
Solang Nala (Valley) derives its name from combination of words Solang (Nearby village) and Nallah (water stream). It is a side valley at the top of the Kullu Valley.
Hadimba temple is a unique shrine dedicated to Hadimba Devi, who was the wife of Bhima and mother of Ghatothkach. Surrounded by gorgeous cedar forests.
Gulaba is a village in the State of Himachal Pradesh, India. It is 27 km away from Manali and 25 km from Rohtang pass. The village is designed and manned.
Manikaran is a sacred town of Himachal Pradesh. The town lies next to the river Parvati and is said to have been reconstructed by Manu, the originator.
Kasol is a hamlet in the district Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, northern India. It is situated in Parvati Valley, on the banks of the Parvati River, on the way between.
Manu temple isn’t for the weak-hearted. Reaching the structure, following a narrow road, in itself is a thrilling experience for most. However, for the adventurous.
The Ridge road is a large open space, located in the center of Shimla, the capital city of Himachal Pradesh, India. The Ridge is the hub of all cultural.
Jakhoo Hill is 2 km from the Ridge, at a height of 2500m. Jakhu Hill is the highest peak in Shimla and offers a beautiful view of the town and of the Himalayas.
The Mall Road is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Shimla that enfolds many hotels, restaurants, clubs, bars, banks, shops, offices, post offices.
Kufri, a small picturesque hill station at the foothills of Himalayas, is located at the southern part of the state of Himachal Pradesh and is known.
Solan is a more low-key hill station ideal for travellers looking just some time away from city rush. A beautiful city in Himachal Pradesh, Solan has ancient temples.