Himachal Pradesh – The Best Tourist Place in India?
Himachal Pradesh is a state in India also known as Land of God (Dev Bhoomi) situated in Northern India. The capital of state is “Shimla”. Languages used in the state are Hindi, Punjabi, Pahari, Kanashi. Best Time to visit Himachal Pradesh is from April to October and from December to January.
The list of Major Towns below—
Manali | Shimla | Spiti Valley | Dharamsala | Macleod Ganj | Dalhousie | Pathankot | Solan | Kasol | Kasauli | Nahan | Mandi | Una | Pragpur | Nalagarh | Jawalaji | Palampur | Bhagsu | Rampur | Sarahan
You will see Religious Places, Festivals, Fairs, Cricket Ground, Colonial Mansions, Apple Farms, Royal Palaces, Monasteries and Museums.
Every single person in this world should visit Himachal Pradesh at least once to see the all natural beauty which we sometimes imagine in our dreams. It surrounds by splendid mountains and rivers. Himachal Pradesh is a magical place where sun sets in paradise. This state is in recognition as 18th India state, Himachal is located at north-west region of the Himalaya. The land of Himachal attracts visitors not only from India but across the Globe. It is a true traveler’s paradise. The land of God has green & golden valleys, snow peaks, flower filled meadows, glaciers, fast flowing icy rivers, misty woods, deep gorges, steep waterfalls, enchanting lakes, rippling streams and unparalleled beauty.
Best Places to Visit—
Shimla also known as Simla is capital of Himachal Pradesh. It is popular for handicraft shops that line the mall, a pedestrian avenue. Also known for Lakkar (Wooden) market which specializes in wooden toys and crafts. Snow capped Himalaya peaks and green grazing land surround Shimla. Simla was former summer capital of the British in India. Blessings by heart touching beauty all around. You can not stop yourself to suggest others to visit Shimla. The temperature of Shimla ranges from -4 °C in winters to 31 °C in summers.
Kullu Manali is known for honeymoon destination as most Indian couples plan their honeymoon in Manali. It is a high altitude Himalaya resort town in Himachal Pradesh. You will see ditch both sides of small width road while travelling through bus. Beside that you will see very long Beas river and mountains all around. The view is un forgettable and its damn natural. You will feel like you have landed to heaven on earth as this place is also knows as land of god. We can go for trekking, paragliding, mountaineering and rafting in Solang Valley and Parvati Valley in the Pir Panjal mountains, home to 4000 meter high Rohtang pass. Visit famous places like Hadimba devi temple, Manu market and Garam pani.
Dharamshala is a city in Himachal Pradesh surrounded by cedar forests on the edge of the Himalayas, Dalai Lama and Tibet. The Thekchen Choling temple complex is a spiritual center for Tibettan Buddhism. It is also a second winter capital of Himachal Pradesh. This locates in the upper reach of Kangra Valley and placed at an average altitude of 1475 meters above sea level.
Dalhousie is a high altitude town in spread across 5 hills near the Dhauladhar mountain range. It has very popular St. Francis and St. Johns churches. Also, it is a hill station in Chamba district. It has an elevation of 1970 meters above sea level. It is a great tourist place for foreigners and can be reached easily from Delhi, Punjab or Chandigarh.
Chamba is a town in Chamba district located in Himachal Pradesh state. This situates on the banks of Rani river, at its confluence with the Sal river. Chamba bounds on north west by Jammu Kashmir state and Lahaul. It is one of the best hill station located in Himachal Pradesh. It is easily accessible from Delhi, Pathankot and Chandigarh. Therefore, ideal for short vacation.
Khajjiar is a hill station in Himachal Pradesh where Khajji Nag temple is dedicated to a serpent god. Khajjiar lake surrounds by cedar forest. It is famous for Kalatop wildlife Sanctuary is home to animals including deer and bears. Also, it is around 24 KMs from Dalhousie. Khajjiar is also know as The Mini Switzerland of India.
Kufri is a small hill station in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh. Its location is at a distance of around 20 KMs from Shimla. The name derived fromm “kufr” means “lake”. This is one of the most visited hill station in India.
Chail is a hill station which is 44 KMs from Shimla and 45 KMs from Solan. Chail is surrounded by exquisite tourist attractions. Considered as one of most beautiful hill station in Himachal Pradesh which locates at the foothills of Indian Himalayan hill.
Kalpa is a small town in Sutlej river valley in Kinnaur district. Hence, it is a bustling little mountain transit town in Kinnaur valley in India.
Kasol is a hamlet in the district Kullu. It situates in Parvati Valley on the banks of the Parvati river on the way between Bhuntar and Manikaran. Kasol is also known as the Mini Israel of India famous for trekking.
It is a small hill town in Himachal. It is relatively at the lower edges of Himalayan. Its location is at an average elevation of approx 1800 meters above sea level.
- Spiti Valley & Lahaul
It is a cold desert mountain valley located high in Himalayas. The name Spiti means “The Middle Land” between Tibet and India.
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