Having earned great accolades from tourists, Himachal Pradesh promises a treat for your mind, body and soul. A magical showcase of nature’s splendours, Himachal Pradesh is known for Beautiful green meadows, wide valleys, picture-perfect snow-clad mountains, lakes, torrential rivers, free-flowing streams, and fruit-laden orchards, all of which make the perfect setting for a relaxing getaway. Continuing on the subject, we discuss why your travel bucket list must include the top attractions of Himachal Pradesh, and why your holiday in India is incomplete without them. Read on.
Why Visit Himachal Pradesh?
Endowed with a pure & pristine environment, lofty Himalayan peaks, ancient temples, and warm-friendly people, Himachal is a heavenly destination for travelers. Nestled in lap of the Himalaya, the mountainous state has a lot in store for tourists seeking scenic beauty, exotic cultures, and fun & frolic.
Himachal Pradesh offers an eclectic mix of old and new. Age-old temples and pagodas, splendid colonial buildings, several traditional fairs, and fests reflect its rich traditions and history. Modern activity resorts in the major cities of Himachal boast modern amenities and give the visitors an exotic feel with the maximum possible comfort. A common factor in both past and present, is the pristine natural beauty that state that has remained unchanged through ages.
Additionally, salubrious weather year-round and enticing festive atmosphere add more delights to your trip to Himachal Pradesh. While on your tour, expect a generous dose of adventure, natural beauty, serenity, and immersive landscapes that will surely take your breath away.
Which Places to Visit?
Shimla is a beautiful hill station that was called the ‘summer capital’ of India during the British era. Shimla today is a pleasant, sprawling town, set among cool pine-clad sprawling hills with plenty of colonial charm. With well-developed facilities, easy accessibility, and numerous attractions, Shimla is one of India’s most popular hill resorts.
One of the key attractions in Himachal is Khajjiar, also called ‘Mini Switzerland.’ This is the perfect destination for travelers looking for a quaint destination to snuggle in far away from the maddening crowd of city life. The whole of Khajjiar is very captivating with lush green valleys of dense pines and deodars that is a pleasure to the eyes. This place is also known for activities such as trekking, mountaineering, mountain biking and golfing.
Nestled amidst the green pine and oak trees on the Dhauladhar Range, Dalhousie is a beautiful hill station of Himachal Pradesh. Founded in the 1850s, Dalhousie is still bursting with its old charm, and the influences of the ‘British Raj’ are reflected in its colonial architecture and churches.
Known as Little Lhasa, Dharamshala is a beautiful town nestled in the hills of Western Himalayas and of the popular Himachal attractions. Cloaked in nature’s pristine beauty, Dharamshala is home to pine-clad hills, beautiful streams, and rivers, lofty peaks, ancient temples, and monasteries. This city is also the residence of the Dalai Lama and a center of Tibetan Buddhism.
The landscape of Kullu Manali is simply breathtaking. The place is home to sharp snow-capped peaks, clear water meanders, small fields, fruit orchards and acres of deodar and pine trees forests. From temples to antiquity, to scenic sightseeing spots and adventure activities, Kullu Manali is popular amongst tourist year around.
When planning a tour in Himachal Pradesh, make sure you visit the five places mentioned in this blog post. Resorts and cottages in Himachal Pradesh are truly complementing its great locations by providing essential and unmatched services, which are dear to all tourists when they plan their trips to Himachal Pradesh. If you are looking for activity resorts in Himachal, look no further than Rakkh, one of the best meditation resorts in India, where you can expect not only world-class accommodation but also the personalized care you would expect from any leading tourist resort in India. If you have any questions, call +91-8800409567 or 0124-4908-616 or fill out our contact form, and we will get back with you shortly. To book your stay, click here.