The area around Mandi provides the tourist with several options for one day time visits. It abounds in Temples and Monasteries that beckon the spiritual traveler but also has a rich variety of adventure sports, treks and champs that appeal to the ardent fan of the outdoors.
Mandi has some extremely beautiful Places like Jogindernagar, Sudernager, Barot etc. Jogindernagar is the Famous base for many treks and excrursions. Very Close to Jogindernagar is Nargu Wildlife Sanctuary, home to a variety of species such as monal, musk deer and Himalayan bear. This town is ideal for a quiet and relaxing holiday. The large hydro-electric project in Jogindernagar is a living tribute to man. The large hydro-electric project in Jogindernagar is a living tribute to man. Here an electric trolley takes the visitor to an extremely enjoyable - unforgettable ride. Sundernagar is another beautiful town. The temple of Mahamaya, Haateswari Temple and Sukhdev Vatika are beautiful to watch here.
Barot is a picnic spot and tourist location in Mandi district. 24 Km from Mandi at a height of 1360 m above the sea level, is the jewel shaped lake of Rewalsar. Surrounded by lush, verdant scenry and a comfortable day trip from the town, this popular picnic spot is sacred to Hindus, Sikhs and buddhistes alike. Another beautiful lake 'Prashar Lake' with deep blue waters is 46 km away from Mandi and considered sacred because Rishi Parashar had meditated here.
Interesting Places around Mandi