Himachal Travel Guide

Usha Biswal Rout

15, Aug 2015 @ 05:27 PM
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Himachal Pradesh Travel Guide : Tucked onto the upper region of India, the state of Himachal Pradesh appears like a crown of the country embedded with several gems. There are many  North Indian travel spots of Himachal attracts travelers from all over World.  It's a popular travel destination famous worldwide for dense woods, artistic bazaars, daring trek and quaint landscape. The best travel guide to Himachal Pradesh helps tourists visit this beautiful Indian travel spot to admire the amiability of numerous places to see on holiday. This hill station encompasses many arresting places for couples that are ideal for honey moon trip. Journey to Himachal Pradesh is a lovely surprise to oneself as a wondrous tour package.This article provide you complete information like what thing to do in Himachal, things to see in Himachal, upcoming festivals of Himachal, best time to visit Himachal Pradesh.

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Himachal Pradesh is the owner of countless enthralling places to see that are simply idyllic for a holiday far from a native land. For a memorable experience on honey moon trip this state holds tranquilizing waterfalls, peaks, lakes and gardens. Travelers can visit to destinations like Dalhousie, Dharamsala, Kullu, Manali, Chail, Shimla, Kinnaur District, Kasauli, Chamba and Sangla. All these places are superb for sightseeing and photography as well. If you wish to savor an adventurous delight then the falling valleys of Himachal Pradesh has more than enough options to offer. Some of the adventures to do here includes trekking, river rafting, golfing, camping and angling. More to this, shopping of shawls, local tweeds, handicrafts, jewellery, Tibetan carpets, wooden articles and more is extremely popular. The local events rejoiced by people are Dussehra, Sipi Fair, Doongri Festival, Shivratri Festival, Minjar Festival, Sui Festival, Winter Carnival and Tibetan New Year.

Himachal Pradesh is favorable for visit any time of the year depending on the choice of activity travelers prefer to indulge in. Himachal Pradesh has three main airports at Jabbarhatti near Shimla, Bhuntar near Kullu and Gaggal near Kangra. Other than this, travel by road is just perfect way to reach Himachal by hiring a taxi, bus or own vehicle. For more adequate information Himachal travel guide is suitable. 

Why Visit to Himachal Himachal is the first choice of all tourists as travel destination in India. There are many top class of things to do and see in Himachal Pradesh. All the adventure sports activities like Skiing, ice skating, Paragliding, Camping, Mountain-Cycling, Fishing, Golf, Jeep Safari, Mountaineering and Rock Climbing are some of the most interesting sports activities you can do during your visit in Himachal Pradesh.

Things to See in Himachal:Places to see in Shimla Himachal — Simla is the capital of Himachal, it is very cool and charming Himalaya outpost in India.

  1. The Mall Road in Shimla, Himachal
  2. The Christ Church in Shimla
  3. The Jakhu Hill and Summer Hill in Shimla
  4. Shimla State Museum
  5. Kufri In Shimla
  6. Lahaul & Spiti / Keylong
  7. Bir -- it is a small town where a large Tibetan community and several Buddhist monasteries lives in Himachal
  8. Dalhousie -- a little town which is famous for its Victorian charm
  9. Dharamsala -- It is the home of Dalai Lama and India's largest Tibetan community, and a major Buddhist.
  10. Jogindernagar -- It is known as Electric City(The City of Powerhouses), this place has scenic hill resorts and tourist attractions.
  11. Bilaspur -- It is the first city in himachal pradesh on way to Manali. Main attraction is GovindSagar Lake.
  12. Sundernagar -- The major attraction of this place is Sundernagar Lake.
  13. Mandi -- It is a major town in Himachal and main attraction is its revalsar lake.
  14. Other destinations : Rewalsar, Narkanda, Kunjum Pass, Ridge, IIAS, Potters Hill, Tara Devi
Things to Do in Himachal
  1. Sports and Adventure
  2. Treks and Walks in Shimla
  3. Adventures in Manali -- It is a popular hill station in Himachal, it’s one of the most famous point for travel
  4. Kullu -- It is the top tourist destination and consider as a popular honeymoon spot in India .
  5. Travek Experience in Kalka Shimla Train

Best time for visit to Himachal : March to June is very delightful and comfortable for kayaking, rafting, hot air ballooning, paragliding, trekking and camping and enjoy your vacation here. In winters (october – to - February) are very cold and heavy snowfall is recorded during this time and best for Heli skating, ice-skiing.

Language talk in Himchal :Hindi, Pahari, Punjabi and English are the main languages used in Himachal

Travel by plane to Himachal :Himachal is well connected to other major cities in India. Shimla, Kullu (for Manali) and Kangra or Pathankot (for Dharamsala) have small airports. You can travel to Himachal from New Delhi(IGI). Flights are frequently cancelled or delayed by bad weather. Pathankot (Punjab) is the convenient for Himachal (Dharamsala and Dalhousie).

Travel by train to Himachal : There is Little rail network available for capital Shimla and other district due to of its geographical structure. it is an joyful and amazing experience going from Kalka to Shimla by train. Kalka - Shimla railway track of Himachal is also UNESCO world heritage site.

Travel by bus to Himachal : Bus is the very easy and cheapest way for travel to Himachal. You can get direct bus available from Delhi, Punjab and Haryana. Some major bus routs are as follows :

  1. Delhi -> Chandigarh -> Shimla -> Kaza.
  2. Delhi -> Chandigarh -> Bilaspur->Manali -> Keylong->Leh
  3. Delhi -> Chandigarh -> Dharamsala
Volvo buses operated by Himachal State Transport Corporation(HSTC) on above routes.

Travel By motorcycle within Himachal : Royal En-field motorcycles and othe vehicles can be taken for travel within Himachal for less than 5 to 6 dollars rent per day. Notice for all travelers that Himachal is not the place to learn how to ride mean you should be good experienced driver. Fill the following tour form for more travel information and Tour package to Himachal by travel experts.

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