Himachal Tourist Guide

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Fast Facts of Mandi

Area - 3950 sq. Kms.

Population  - 9,00,987 (M: 447241 - F: 453716)

Literacy Percentage75.86 (M:86.67 - F: 65.3 6)

Languages Spoken - Hindi, Pahari, Punjabi and English

Altitude - 760 meters 

Headquarters - Mandi

Sobriquet -  City of Pahari Temples

Mandi's Temperature - Between 10° C in winters to 40+" C in summers.

Mandi's best season - September to April

Clothing required -  Cotton in summer and woollens in winters.

Telecommunications - Worldwide links by the net, telephones and fax. Code 01905

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

HOW TO REACH :

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

There are direct buses from Shimla, Chandigarh & Delhi to Mandi.

Deluxe,  semi- deluxe and air conditioned buses run during the tourist season.

Shimla  – 145 kms

Chandigarh – 205 Kms

Delhi – 450 Kms

Railway : Broad Gauge trains travel upto Pathankot  from where a narrow gauge train takes you to Jogindernagar at 164 km distance . The Jogindernagar – Mandi distance of 55 Kms can be covered by road (Car or Bus).

Some Important telephone Numbers are :

STD Code                           01905

Police Assistance               100

Hospital                              223433 / 222928

Bus Stand                           235538

Taxi Stand                          252120, 252450

Pvt. Hoteliers Association 235035

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