Himachal Tourist Guide

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Dalhousie

Dalhousie, Chamba, IndiaDalhousie is a hill station full of colonial charm that holds lingering echoes of the Raj. Spread out over five hills. Named after Lord Dalhousie...

Dharamsala

Dharamsala, Kangra, HimachalDharamsala is bea- utiful & peaceful town, surrounded by forests of pine. Up there is Suburb of Dharamsala called Macleodganj or Little Lhasa...

Places of Interest in Nahan - Himachal Pradesh

Renukaji Lake

Renuka Lake, Renukaji ,Nahan, SirmourThe Lake of Renuka Ji lies in the low Shivalik hills that form the outer fringes of the Himalaya Mountains, Fed by underwater springs and with a circumference of 2.5 Km, this is the largest lake in Himachal. Shaped somewhat like the profile of a reclining woman, this is regarded as embodiment of the goddess Renuka near the lakes feet is another large pool held sacred to her son, Parshurama. Both have temples around them and the main temple to renuka is said to have been built over night in early 18th Century. The lake rests in a long valley and the surroundings woods are covered with a variety of dense vegetation.

Renuka’s attraction includes the temples of Renuka and Parsurama that lie along the lake, shore, the hike to Jamu peak (8 Km), the mini zoo and lion safari (2 km), while the Jataun Barrage (5 km) over the river Giri, makes an interesting excursion – and fishing for mahaseer (river  carp) is available at this spot. Dadahu  is the large village (2 km)  closest to renukaji and has a market with all basic goods.

Beyond Renukaji, one can go upto Haripurdhar, a distance of 56 Km which offers numerous treks including one to the Chur Chandni Peak. It has a beautiful PWD rest house and the small temple dedicated to Bhagain Devi, who dictates the social relationships in the area. More information on Renukaji >>

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Chamba

chamba, himachal
Chamba valley, the most loveliest in Himachal, is known for its scenic attractions, sparkling streams, beautiful lakes and crowned with high mountains ranges...

Kullu Manali

Kullu Manali, Himachal

 Kullu - Manali, A honeymooners place, is gifted with every thing that one can imagine. Kullu "The end of habitable world" and  Manali "Queen of Hills"...

 

Shimla

Shimla, Himachal, India

 Shimla a tourist destination. A beautiful hill town in the lap of nature, surrounded by pine and deodar forests. At a distance of 45 km, a prettiest place Solan exists"...

 

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