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...

Introduction to Kullu District

kullu, HimachalKullu derives its name from Kuluta or Kulanatpeetha, "the end of the habitable world". Today it is a bustling tourist town with Manali in its vicinity. The district does not have forts; it could probably be because no need was felt to have fortification, as the terrain of Pir Panjal ranges of the Himalayas are steep and inhospitable. Well, what to say about kullu is, Kullu valley is gifted with  every thing that you can imagine. The Marvelous landscapes, hospitable, peaceful & co-operative people having distinct life style & culture are some of the points that separate Kullu from rest of Himachal Pradesh.

Facts File 

Altitude: High altitude district. Height varies between 1,219 mts. at Kullu to 3,980. meters at Rohtang Pass with Manali at 1915 mts.

Temperature: Ranges from 38° in summer to 0° and minus in winters.

Reaching there -

Air: nearest airport is Bhuntar (10 kms from Kullu town).

Rail: nearest railheads are Chandigarh (258 kms.) and Pathankot (285 kms)

Road: Well connected with road to Shimla and other towns. National Highway link to Delhi-Chandigarh.

Accommodation: HPTDC and other hotels are aplenty in the area of Kullu and Manali, Naggar.

Places of interest: Plenty in Kullu-Manali circuit.

Kullu Forts & Palaces

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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