| Kullu and Manali are one of the attractive tourist itineraries of India Travel Guide. Kullu is described as ‘silver valley’ of Himachal Pradesh is a nature's paradise on earth which is located at a distance of 40 km from Manali and 570 km from state capital of India, Delhi while Manali, the ‘Switzerland of India’ is located at a distance of 40 km from Kullu and 521 km from state capital of India, Delhi.
Famous tourist attractions of Kullu and Manali are as:
Travel to Bijli Mahadev Shrine attracts the divine blessings in the form of lightening. Raghunathji Temple is the principal deity of the valley. Vaishno Devi Temple a small cave enshrines an image of Goddess Vaishno Devi. Camping Sight Raison is ideal for spending a quite holiday in solitary splendor.
Katrain is famous for apple orchards, trout hatchery, and bee keeping. Naggar is delightfully situated on a wooded slope and commands an extensive view. Kasol charmingly located on an open space which slopes down to the broad expanse of clear white sand at the Parvati River, well known for trout fishing. Manikaran is famous for its hot springs. Malana is famous for beautiful Chanderkhani Pass and is considered to be the oldest democracy in the world. Larji is an excellent spot for trout fishing. Banjar is an excellent spot for trout fishing in the waters of Tirthan River. Hadimba Temple is famous for Dhoongri Temple dedicated to goddess Hadimba, the Bhim of Mahabharat fame. Manu Temple is the only temple of Manu in India, who was the creator of human race on the earth.
Mountaineering Institute is famous for organizing basic and advance training courses, in trekking, mountaineering, skiing and water sports. Vashist Hot Water Springs and Temple is renowned for its hot springs and temples. Nehru Kund is a natural spring of cold clear water named after Jawaharlal Nehru who used to drink water from this spring during his stay in Manali. Solang Valley offers the view of glaciers and snow capped mountains and peaks. Kothi is famous for film shooting and the ideal resting resorts of poets, writers and the lovers of peaceful environs. The Great Himalayan National Park is famous for the virgin coniferous forests and vast areas of alpine pasture and glaciers cap. Rahala Water Falls is on way to Rohtang pass, the sight of the falls is fascinating, a good picnic spot as well. The best season to visit Kullu and Manali is April to Mid-July and September to November. India Travel Guide offers many more attractive destinations for tourists to explore!