Vacations are going on and this is the best time to take some time off from your stressful and hectic schedule in order to spend some moments of contentment and peace.
The beautiful and serene hill stations of Himachal Pradesh offer you more than your expectations. Away from city’s din and chaos, they are filled with natural peace and beauty.
The unmatched pristine beauty of the splendid valleys and pollution-free atmosphere is a real delight and a soul-rejuvenator.
Himachal Pradesh is situated about 350 to 7000 meters above sea mean level. Himachal is synonymous with apple orchards, conifer-clad mountains, serene valleys, chalet-like huts with overhanging balconies, beautiful snowfalls and simple people.
The inhabitants of Himachal Pradesh are fond of songs, music and dance. Some of the major tourists’ attractions of Himachal Pradesh are the Kullu valley, the Manali, the Dalhousie and the Shimla.
Himachal encompasses long green meadows covered with the snow-clad mountains in the backdrop, wide valleys scenic landscape, freshwater lakes, natural springs, burbling streams, ancient temples and fruit orchards.
Some Major Hill Stations in Himachal Pradesh:
Oneworldnews recommends you the following hill stations of Himachal Pradesh.
The Kullu Valley:
Also called the Valley of the Gods, the renowned poet Rudyard Kipling has said about Kullu Valley as, “Surely the Gods live here”.
Manali is a small hilly town situated in the Kullu Valley. It is addressed as the “Cradle between the Lesser Himalaya”.
Rohtang Pass is situated a few kilometers away from the Manali. It is a beautiful place and surely a ‘must watch’ for all tourists.
The origin of Chamba dates back to as old as 6th century A.D. and is one of the oldest princely states of Himachal Pradesh.
Chamba town is surrounded by the magnificent Shivalik ranges.
Kangra was the capital of the kingdom of Chand dynasty rulers. The town of Kangra is located in the foothills of Dhaulandhar range.
Khajjar is situated in the captivating valley of Chamba and is the perfect stoppage while travelling between Chamba and Dalhousie.
Kinnaur is a beautiful valley having fruit orchards, cold desert mountains and snow laden peaks. It is suitable for mountain climbing and trekking.
Mandi is located on the bank of river Beas and is about 800 m above the average sea level. Mandi includes two princely states of Suket and Mandi. It is an amazingly beautiful place to spend time.
Spend some time in Himachal Pradesh and enrich your memories with the mesmerizing and splendid beauty of fruit orchards, green meadows and snow-covered mountains. Pamper your senses and have a blissful lifetime experience to cherish.