Himachal Tourist Guide

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Fast Facts of Kullu

Altitude : 1220 m

Area :  5503 sq. Kms.

Population :  379865 (M: 197035 - F:182830)

Literacy Percentage :  73.36 (M: 84.55 - F: 61.26)

Language spoken : Hindi, Pahari and English

Headquarters : Kullu

Sobriquet :  Valley of Gods.

Kullu's Temperature :  Between 2" C in winters to 38" C in summers. Throughout the year

Kullu's best season Clothing required : Cotton/light woollens in summer and woollens in winters.

Telecommunications : Worldwide links by the net, telephones and fax. Code 01902

Food available : From South Indian to Tibetan and Chinese to Continental available here in Himachal Tourism Hotels and a few good Private Hotels and Restaurants.


HOW TO REACH

 Airport : Kullu is connected by Indian Airlines and Jagson Flights with Delhi and Shimla. The airport is at Bhuntar, 10 Kms  from Kullu. These 10km can be covered with Taxi or Car.

Road : There are direct buses to Kullu. All these direct buses continue to Manali, 42 Kms furher north. Deluxe, semi deluxe and air conditioned buses run during the tourist season.

  • Shimla – 235 km
  • Chandigarh – 270 Km
  • Delhi – 512 Km

Connected to all major cities in India through Chandigarh and Shimla. Several State run transport buses, ordinary, semi-de-luxe, de-luxe, air conditioned going to Manali or Kullu.

RailwayConnected by a 164km. long narrow gauge train up to Jogindernagar from Pathankot. Cover the next 135 km by car or bus. By broad gauge train up to Chandigarh and then 270 km by bus or car. 

 Some Important telephone Numbers

STD Code                     01902

Police Assistance         222775

Hospital                        223036

Bus Stand                     235660

Taxi Stand                    222332

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