Himachal Pradesh is a special state. The pristine hills, simple people and ethically rich culture make it a perfect location to soothe your senses.
Here is my pick on best place to visit in Himachal Pradesh.
A picture perfect location, Kasol is also known as “little Israel of India”. It is much popular among bag packers and on any day you will find travellers from across the globe in this small town. Kasol is a paradise for nature and adventure lovers. There are numerous places which can be explored from Kasol including Chalal, Malana, Rasol and Tosh.
This picturesque town also happens to be the capital of Himachal Pradesh. Shimla has much to offer to an avid traveller. The locations are vivid including Viceregal Lodge, Gaiety Theatre, Christ Church, Jakhoo temple and Mall Road. Infact, Shimla is among the best place to visit in Himachal Pradesh.
This is a small colonial town and is located close to Chandigarh. The serene town has much to offer to any visitor including Christ Church, Brewery, Monkey Point and Kasauli Club. You can simply take a stroll on the Mall Road and breathe in the fresh air that mountains offer as a privilege.
Dharamshala is also listed among the best place to visit in Himachal Pradesh. The best point about Dharamsala is that you will get to see Dhauladhar Mountains from close quarter. Moreover, with the HH the Dalai Lama living in McleodGanj in close proximity to Dharamsala, the town holds a special relevance for everyone.
You will also find many trekking trails and waterfalls around Dharamsala which make it a special town to include in the travel itinerary.
Manali is another location to be listed among best place to visit in Himachal Pradesh. The town is located along backs of River Beas and is infact the most scenic town of the state. Lush green deodar forests, snow covered forests and availability of many adventure trails make the town a must visit place for adventure lovers.
Khajjiar is also known as “Mini Switzerland of India”. Lush green meadows, thick deodar forests and presence of 12th century Khaji Nag temple make Khajjiar in Chamba district a must visit location in Himachal Pradesh.
Nature lovers can definitely visit Kalatop wildlife sanctuary where you will be able to see all exotic animal species of the state.
The tribal region of Kinnaur and Lahaul and Spiti make it a desirable location among best place to visit in Himachal Pradesh. Rugged mountain terrain, distinct culture and unique cuisine make these tribal regions fit for exploration.
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Map of Shimla, Capital of Himachal Pradesh
Plan a visit to Himachal Pradesh and you will definitely relish this experience and would definitely love to come across to the region repeatedly.