Himachal Pradesh (HP) is one of the northern states of India and is located at Latitude 30o 22' 40" N to 33o 12' 40" N and Longitude 75o 45' 55" E to 79o 04' 20" E. It is located at the foot of the Himalaya which is famous for its snow capped hill stations and winter sports including skiing. Himachal Pradesh is well connected by road and you can enjoy drives passing through beautiful valleys and rivers.
Himachal offers various types of attraction to all types of tourist. If you have less time then just spend 5 days from Delhi or Chandigarh or from Kalka to visit the most popular Shimla and Manali tourist circuit.
Here are some of the important hill stations and places to visit in HP.
First time to Himachal ? Go for Shimla and Manali
Kinnaur district is famous for majestic Kinner Kailash hills. This area is famous for Apple & major tourist places are Sangla, Chitkul, Reckong Peo and Sarahan.
Shimla is the capital city of Himachal, it is famous for its old heritage buildings and natural beauty. The famous toy train connects Shimla to Kalka town
At west side of Himachal this hill station is named after British Governor General Lord Dalhousie. Nearby tourist spots are Khajjiar, Kalatop and Chamba
We don't offer any package tours. We have compiled a set of tours to help you plan your visit to various places around Himachal. Please note that these are suggestions only and you can alter or adjust them based on your requirement or after discussing with your travel agent.
Kinnaur is a border district of Himachal state. Located in the North side of Shimla district, this place has beautiful valleys, snow capped mountains, rivers, apple gardens, temples, monasteries and many more attractions. You can travel to these places from Shimla. Minimum of 6 to 7 days are required depending on your taste and planning. At Narkanda you can visit Hatu peak and move to Sarahan to visit Bhimakali temple. From Sarahan move to Sangla valley and take a day break at Chitkul the last village of Indian side of Indo - Tibet border.
Visit our photo galleries on various places in Himachal Pradesh
1.Valley views beside Beas river on the way to Kullu Manali from Delhi via Chandigarh, Sunder nagar
2. Snow covered peaks, landscapes at Manali
3. Adventurous sports, Zorbing and paragliding at Solang valley, Manali
4. A Buddhist or Tibetan Monastery at Manali
5. Manali Hadimba Devi temple
6. Vasisht Temple
7. Sightseeing, landscape, valley views on the way to Kothi, Marhi and Rohtang pass
8. Snow peaks, games, valley view at Marhi in Manali
This article is written by go2india.in team.
|there are so many tourist attractions in palampur and near it as|
sobha singh art gallery ,tourists used to visit it regulerely
biling a place for international paragliding now its in sep /oct/nov
bandla , famous nugal cafe ,view of white peaks of himalayas
i am a tourism student in iittm gwalior can u please assist me about my summer training
|manali is very well place for a newly married couple|
|I just love Himachal Pradesh. All the places located there........|
|if you like natural place then prefer only dalhousie. manali so..so.. and shimla is like a city.so if you want to stay in himachal the best stay is only dalhousie.. go and tell me am i right or wrong?|
|any jain dharmshala for stay in shimla|
|if u wish 2 go to shimla...do visit kufri..njoy d snow there...|
and manali,awesome place,just njoy paragliding...waterfall..n u must go rohtang...
himachal is really beautiful....
|I LOVE HIMACHAL PRADESH AND TRAIN I LIKE HILLS |
|Dalhousie, Shimla are good places but there is no comparison with Manali. All types of enjoyment and beauty are available at Manali. |
|rakesh b choudhary|
LOVE HIMACHAL PRADESH AND TRAIN I LIKE HILLS himachal is really beautiful....manali is very well place for a newly married couple manali is very well place for a newly married couple
|my dream is i have succesyfully my life then i stay in himachal in manali|
|SUNIL KUMAR JASROTIA|
|I LOVED TO VISIT TEA GARDENS OF PALAMPUR NEAR TO DHARAMSHALA, SAURABH VAN VIHAAR, MAAN CHAMUNDA JI, VIVEKA FOUNDATION FOR MEDITATION AND AYURVEDIC HEALINGS MOST. I WOULD LIKE TO VISIT PLACE AGAIN AND AGAIN. HOSPITALITY OF LOCALS IS FABULOUS.|
|i too love palmpur and its suberbs it can be devloped like switzerland just needs to be polished a bit and exposer|