Manali - Valley of the Gods
In the list of Shimla, Dharamshala, etc, Manali is also major hill station and city in the state of Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the picturesque hill stations that have always been a hot favorite place among honeymooners, couples and those who have a deep desire in naturally rich flora and fauna. Located on an altitude of 1220 meters above sea level very close to Kullu, Manali is known for snow-capped mountain peaks and rich flora and fauna. Manali endows you with a spectacular view of mountain peaks. As far as the tourist attractions in Manali are concerned, there are countless tourist Places in and around Manali Tourism. ManiKaran, for instance is the best place to explore for hot water spring. The holy water spring is very hot enough where you can also boil rice and vegetables. There is a myth about hot water that Goddess Paravati lost her ear-ring here.
In addition to this, Hadimba Temple is also a major attraction that is known for Pagoda Shape roof. Moreover, Arjun Gufa, Solang Valley and Rohtang Pass are also most famous tourist attractions in Manali. Well connected to Chandigarh and Delhi via road, Manali has also a number of adventure tour spots where people, especially adventure tour aficionados can enjoy adventure sports to great level.
Talking about more attractions, then Kullu is one of the most amazing attractions in Manali Sightseeing. Even the place is so popular that it is popular among tourists by the name of Kullu & Manali. Located on 40 km from Manali, it is also one of the major tourist attractions in the state of Himachal Pradesh. Kullu has been a hot favorite tourist place for beautiful and breathtaking landscapes, snow capped peaks and lush green forest ranges of Deodar and Pine trees.
Entitled as the Switzerland of India, Manali is one of the most amazing tourist places in Kullu Valley where honeymooners and adventure tour enthusiasts come to explore the real beauty of Himachal Pradesh. In other words, Manali is nestled in the northern part of Kullu valley along the river Beas.
Needless to say, there is an attraction in the environment of Manali that speak all about the rich legacy of Himachal Pradesh. The major hill station is also known for ancient temples and its unique traditions and cultures. Hidimba Temple is the perfect evidence of the shrines that is only of its kind in India. Manali is also a perfect place to enjoy shopping in Tibetan Market that is across the Mall at Manali. Even, there is also a mountaineering institute where you will learn trekking, mountaineering and skiing facilities.
When it comes to reach to Manali, it is easy as the nearest airport is Bhunter Airport that is only 49 km from the town. On the other hand, it is only 280 km from Chandigarh. In this way, you can also reach there by bus or road from the capital of India, New Delhi.