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Manali is a wonderful hill station in India’s northern state Himachal Pradesh which is best known as a honeymoon destination and holiday packages. Residing on the Beas River, it becomes a gateway for skiing in the Solang Valley and a great trek in Parvati Valley. Manali has a lot to offer in terms of adventure such as paragliding, rafting, and mountaineering in the Pir Panjal mountains.

11 Best Places to Visit in Manali:

  • Solang valley
  • Beas River
  • Jogini Waterfalls
  • Rohtang Pass
  • Bhrigu Lake
  • Beas Kund Trek
  • Paragliding in Manali
  • Hadimba Temple
  • Manu Temple
  • Vashisht Baths
  • Hampta Pass

Adventures sports in Manali :

  • River Rafting
  • Camping
  • Trekking
  • Paragliding
  • Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Cycling
  • Zorbing
  • Cable Car Ropeway

Solang valley is located at a distance of 13 km from Manali. Also famous as Snow Valley the name is formed with the combination of the words Solang(nearby) and Nallah(water stream). The Valley is one of the top sights in Manali which offers a beautiful view of Glaciers and snow. The winter skiing festival is also organized in Solang every year and various sports activities like Zorbing, Horse Riding & Snow motorbike rides are available to make the trip a thrilling one.

Beas River is located very close to Manali (3-5 km) and there are various locations from which you can choose to take a dig. Also known as Vipasha Nadi this river originates from the Beas Kund in the Himalayas and flows up to 470 kilometers to the Satluj River in the Indian State of Punjab. With the rushing river s...

Jogini waterfalls is a beautiful and mesmerizing place to visit in Manali. It takes a short trek of approximately 45 minutes to reach an amazing view from the top. Jogini waterfall is a refreshing place with an abundance of natural beauty, the sweet sound of waterfalls cascading from very high altitudes gives an impression like the water is coming straight up fro...

Rohtang Pass is located at a height of 3979 meters and a distance of just 51 kilometers from Manali. Rohtang is taken from the word "Bhoti" which means a “pile of the corpse” and the pass got its name because of people who died trying to cross the place. It is a very famous place and many blockbusters

Bhrigu Lake is located at an elevation of about 4,300 meters in Kullu district, just 40 km from Manali, Himachal Pradesh. The Bhrigu Lake trek is moderately difficult which takes you through the Alpine Meadows, the snow-capped surrounding peaks, which feels like true heaven. You can start from an altitude of 8,530 ft at Gulaba to reach the point of the trek at 14,009 ft. This means you gain around 5,480 ft ov...

Beas Kund Trek is a beginner-friendly 30 km beautiful trek that takes you through the ultimate views of the Pir Panjal range. Situated at 12,140 ft above sea level this trail begins from the Solang Valley and welcomes visi...

Manali is one of the mesmerizing destinations for tourists. Paragliding in Manali is mostly available in the months from April to June. The most famous places for Paragliding are Rohtang Pass, Solang Valley, Bijli Mahadev, Kangra Valley, Marhi. Paragliding in Manali is r...

Hidimba Devi Temple is an almost 500 years old, pagoda-shaped wooden temple located in Manali, Himachal Pradesh. This ancient place is dedicated to Hidimbi Devi, wife of Bhima a legendary figure in the epic Mahabharata. Locally known as Dhungri Temple, is a beautiful art...

Manu Temple is the historical temple located at a distance of 3 Km from the main market of

Manali. This temple dedicated to Manu Rishi who wrote Manusmriti. The only temple

surroundings have many old kulluvi houses and villages, the view from the temple is amazing.

The interior of wooden work is designed absolutely amazing. It is one of the best and peaceful

temple in the state of Himachal Pradesh.


Vashisht Baths are the hot water spring nestled inside the famous Vashisht temple in Manali. The natural hot water spring coming from the mountain is pretty amazing and is believed to have great medicinal value curing many skin diseases. Many people came here to take a d...

Hampta Pass is a beautiful destination for traveling and trekking lovers, an ideal destination for all those who love mountains. This trek starts easy and then further keeps challenging you after each hurdle you cross so you need to make efforts to trek this place. The trek is safe for the four months of the year f...

Located at a height of 12,500 feet Spiti Valley is a famous cold desert valley that lies in the north-eastern part of state Himachal Pradesh. The pristine lakes, green patches, snowy mountains, and chilling weather altogether describe the Spiti Valley. This place has got a wide variety of flora and fauna as well.

10 Best Places to Visit in Spiti Valley

  • key Monastery
  • Chandratal Lake
  • Kaza
  • Kunzum Pass
  • Pin V...

Shimla is the capital of Himachal Pradesh in India. Being the capital city, this place is undoubtedly mesmerizing and beautiful. What's not to like about Shimla - The winter snow, the soothing weather during summers, the trees, the views, the little places with the Victorian architecture? All of this can surely take someone's heart away. Snowfall typically occurs from December to February.

8 Best Places to Visit in Shimla:

  • Indian Institute of Advanced Studi...

McLeodGanj is a beautiful hill station, located on the outskirts of Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh. The snowy hills of Dhauladhars give an astounding reception to the visitors which enlightens the mood greatly. The Tibetan touch makes this place special and unique in itself. McLeodGanj is famous for its monasteries, museums, waterfalls, lakes, and much more.

9 Best Places to Visit in McLeodGanj:

  • Triund
  • Bhagsunag Temple
  • Bhagsu...

Khajjiar Lake, located at a height of around 1,920 meters, is a beautiful lake and a great picnic spot in Khajjiar, Chamba. It has a floating island that is covered with grass and some weed. Khajjiar Lake area is mostly surrounded by grassy scenery and dark forests which adds a great allure to this place. Khajjiar is also known as the mini Switzerland of India. Mount Kailash View from this point is really an attractive part.

Top Attractions in Khajjiar-Lak...

Sunder Nagar is a lovely town in the Mandi District of Himachal Pradesh. Formerly known as Suket, it is the connecting bridge to the most famous places in Himachal Pradesh such as Kullu, Manali, Rohtang, and the list goes on. Sunder Nagar Lake is one of the major attractions of the town that has an eye-catching beauty. Located at a height of 866 meters above sea level, Sunder Nagar has pleasant weather all around the season. If you are fond of holy places, this small town has a lot ...

# Best Places to Visit in Manali

Solang valley

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Beas River

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Jogini Waterfalls

Jogini Waterfalls/Source

Rohtang Pass

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Bhrigu Lake

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Beas Kund Trek

Beas Kund Trek/Source

Paragliding in Manali


Hadimba Temple

Hadimba Temple/Source

Manu Temple

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Vashisht Baths

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Hampta Pass

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Other Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh

1. Spiti Valley
2. Shimla
3. Mcleodganj
4. Khajjiar Lake
5. Sunder Nagar

Himachal Pradesh Nearby States

1. Chandigarh
2. J&K
3. Punjab
4. Uttarakhand
5. Haryana