Paonta Sahib, a city sacred to the memory of Gobhind Singh, the tenth Guru of the Sikhs, is also a bustling township with growing industries. It retains tangibly.memorials to the martial Guru in the form of his weapons and a majestic gurudwara and recalls his prescece even in the name of the city which is Read more about Paonta Sahib – The Sacred City of Himachal Pradesh[…]
The Kangra valley of which Palampur is a major station, was the “Trigarta” of old. It was one of the leading hill states and was once a part of the kingdom of Jaldhara. In local parlance, the word for ‘lots of water’ is ‘pulum’. This is what has given Palampur its name and it is Read more about Palampur – Travel to the Green Hill Station of Himachal Pradesh[…]
Lying along the left bank of river Beas in the foot hills of medium sized shivalik ranges Mandi (760 metres) entails a rich heritage of cultural, historical and mythological significance. Mandi has a beautiful stone carved temples, the important of which are Bhutnath, Triloknath, Panchvaktra and Shyamakali at Tarna hill. Its Shivratri fair is unique Read more about Mandi – Explore the “Varanasi of the Hills”[…]
Kullu, a beautiful hill station in Himachal Pradesh at an height of 1220 meters was onceknwon as Kulanthpitha- “the end of the habitable world”. Beyond rose the forbidding heights of the Greater Himalayas, and by the banks of the shining river Beas, lay the fabled ‘Silver Valley’. The ‘Silver Valley’ has nature’s treasures that lie Read more about Kullu – The Beautiful Hill Station in Himachal Pradesh[…]
Kasauli is a cantonment town in Himachal Pradesh and is situated at a height of 1927 meters., from sea level. Kasauli is a small town with a strong Colonial influence and is one of the most popular travel destinations in Himachal Pradesh. Kasauli has a lot of attractions and places to visit which makes it a major Read more about Kasauli – The Beautiful Cantonment Town in Himachal Pradesh[…]
Kangra name is originated from Nagarkot.This is the real name of Kangra town in the ancient time. Still this name works.In the ancient time Kangra was the part of Jullundhar provinces.Know the Kangra is a district of Himachal Pradesh although the adminstrative headquaters of this district is situated in Dharamsha The distric lies between latitude Read more about Kangra Hill Station and its Travel Attractions[…]
In 1925, the enterprising Raja Joginder Sen of Mandi created an elaborate hydel-power scheme near the village of Sukrahatti-with was then named Jogindernagar after him. Jogindernagar has everything for a quiet and relaxing holiday-and leaves options open for trekking , fishing, sightseeing, picnics and enjoyable drives in the area. As of now, Joginder Nagar has Read more about Joginder Nagar – Travel to The City of Powerhouses in Himachal Pradesh[…]
In western Himachal Pradesh, the hill station of Dalhousie is full of charm and holds lingering echos of the ‘Raj’. It covers an area of about 14 sq.km and is built on five hills – Kathlog, Ptreyn, Tehra, Bakrota, and Balun. It is named after the Britisth Governor -General of the 19th century., Lord Dalhousie. Read more about Dalhousie – The Beautiful Hill Station in Himachal Pradesh[…]
Surrounded by the high peaks of Himalayas, stands on the right bank of the river Ravi, is famous for many things. As a former princely state, it is one of the oldest in the country and dates back to the sixth century. It is well known for its splendid architecture and as the base for Read more about Travel and Explore the Majestic Hills of Chamba[…]
Dharamshala is one of the most exotic hill stations in Himachal Pradesh and is famous for its amazing natural beauty and chilling climate. Dharamshala is the “Winter Capital of Himachal Pradesh” and also a major tourist destination that brings a large number of traveller from different parts of the world, throughout the year. Dharamsala is also famous for its unique Tibetan community that is associated with the famous Bubbhidst Spiritual Leader, Dalai Lama. Based on its geographical features and administrative purposes, Dharamshala is divided into different areas such as Lower Dharamsala, Upper Dharamsala (McLeod Ganj), Bhagsu and Dharamkot.
Kufri is a small hill station in the Shimla District of Himachal Pradesh and is one of the most popular hill station destinations in north India. The Kufri hill is located around 13 kilometers away from Shimla and is very well accessible by road. Shimla is an area which is surrounded by hills and of these hills, the Kufri hills are the highest ones. Kufri is well known for its amazing natural beauty and cool climate which makes it one of the most popular hills in Shimla and people from different parts of the world travels to this exciting hill station. For all its beauty and charm, Kufri is popularly known as the “Switzerland of the East”. It is one of the best travel place in north India for travel themes such as honeymoon vacation, family vacation and leisure trips. […]
Manali is one of the most beautiful travel destinations in Himachal Pradesh and is a hill station that is nestled in the northern end of Kullu Valley. With an altitude of2050 meters, Manali is a perfect summer destination in North India due to the pleasant climatic conditions that prevails throughout the year. The scenic beauty of Manali is something unique that can provide a enthralling experience and during the winter seasons, the place becomes more beautiful and charming for the eyes. The popularity of Manali as a hill station destination attracts a large number of travellers from different countries throughout the year.