Manali is one of the Popular Hill Stations of India and much known for its Fairytale-Like scenic beauty. It is well known for adventure activities and one of the top Honeymoon Destinations. Kullu And Kasol, these are the bonus hill stations you can find along with Manali in one go. Pair of these three hill stations is blessed with spellbinding views with the fragrance of freshness. The view of pine-covered hills surrounded by moving fog is bliss to the eyes. The small cottages and hilly streams add the perfect Himachali Experience to your backpack.
THINGS TO EXPLORE:
The main attraction of Manali is Rohtang pass which connects it to Spiti and Lahaul. The pass itself is like a dreamy white shawl of snow spread over the valley. The snowy landscape of this place will leave your eyes to spellbound with its beauty. It is only 51 km away from the main town and the way to this pass is equally mesmerizing. On the way to Rohtang pass, you will witness moving clouds over the snowy hills. The landscape view around the way and into Rohtang pass is a true bliss of nature.
The green landscape surrounded by the white glaciers and pine trees is something one should not miss. This valley is famous for its snow-clad landscapes and adventure activities. You can visit this place on the way down from Rohtang pass.
17km away from the main city, Beas Kund is a lake blessed with nature's beauty. The blue lake is believed to be the daily-bath point of Rishi Vyas. You can also find trekking opportunity near this place.
This is not only a religious temple but also have a hot water spring in it. While the spiritual environment of this temple will leave you awestruck, the hot water bath will reenergize you.
Hadimba temple situated under the cover of Deodar trees tells its mythological importance itself. This temple is dedicated to Hidimba, the wife of Bhima from the epic Mahabharata. The quiet atmosphere of this temple will attract you to have some moment of peace in the lap of nature. Three days Hadimba Devi festival takes place every year when the temple gets busy with a number of devotees.
The sister town of Manali is also blessed with nature's beauty and marvelous landscapes. This town is much known for Manikaran Sahib and adventure activities.
A famous pilgrimage of Sikh religion, Manikaran Sahib is situated over the Beas River in Manikaran town. This place is also famous for its hot spring water and amazing landscapes.
An unexplored beauty of Kullu district is the Naggar valley. Nature rich valley between the mountains is perfect for a leisure walk.
This place is blessed with greenish nature and mountain landscapes. Tourists mostly visit this place to experience various adventure activities.
These three sister towns are famous for adventure activities such as paragliding, trekking, skiing, snow biking and river rafting. Tourists often stay at camps for weeks to enjoy these activities.
Manali is well connected to Delhi via roadways and it takes around 10 hours to reach there by bus. You can also choose to take a flight to the nearest Bhuntar airport. From the airport, it is 50 km to the Manali main city. You can get cab or taxi from Bhuntar airport to reach Manali.
Nice post describing a full weekend getaway in the valley of Manali-Kulu-Kasol. I have visited all these places seriously all are awesome and full of natural beauty. You fell relaxed when you reach any of these places. My experience was Good.
You have shared a great way to spend the weekend at such exotic and scenic beauty in Himachal. Really it would be so interesting and refreshing if one goes to these places that you have mentioned here. Thank you for sharing the blog.