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Plan to travel Himachal Pradesh Contributed by User:Arunprashar

A complete Himachal travel guide tells you the best of attractions in this magical showcase of nature. Himachal Pradesh Tourism offers opportunities for trekking, skiing, river rafting, swimming, water-skiing, surfing, kayaking, rowing, canoeing, sailing, mountain cycling, mountaineering and paragliding and makes it a leading player in adventure and water sports activities. Amidst the freshwater lakes, natural springs, crystal clear rivers and the burbling streams, the state is equally favourable for wildlife tourism with its 32 Sanctuaries, 2 National Parks and 3 Games Reserves. Organize your Himachal tour and travel to Shimla, Manali, Kufri, Chamba and other snowy locations.

Located in northern India, Himachal Pradesh (Abode of Snow) is surrounded by Jammu and Kashmir in the north, Punjab, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh in the south, southeast of Uttaranchal and the Chinese territory of Tibet to east. The state is mostly covered by low range of hills south Shivalik and dramatic high trans-Himalayan chain, as you go north. So you can spend the hill town of Dharamsala in the south in 1700, the Lahaul and Spiti, the district further north at 6500m. The geography and climate from snow to cool, set the sights and Himachal, in fact, tourism and economy of Apple managed by the state. Sutlej, Beas, Ravi and Parvati is the main watercourse.

Because of its mountainous nature, Himachal can be better understood in the valleys. In the southern valley of Kangra, Dharamsala, and a sister city McLeodganj are essential for the Dalai Lama of Tibet in exile. West is Chamba valleys of Himachal Dalhousie, the British hill station of the time.

To the east, Tibet has always Kinnaur region that has been taboo for tourists until 1992 and includes the villages and lifestyles, which are still intact modernity. Center, Kullu valley is famous for its apples, which produce about 9,000 truckloads of them every year. Here in town Manali is a good base for adventure . December to March are good months for winter sports or to see the snow. The northernmost district Lahaul-Spiti has been isolated, snow-covered terrain, accessible only from July to October, some well-preserved 1000-year-old monasteries and Buddhist culture.

Blessed with some of the most spectacular and beautiful places anywhere, it is a travellers paradise – lofty snow peaks, deep gorges, lush green valleys, fast flowing rivers, enchanting mountain lakes, flower bedecked meadows, beautiful temples and monasteries steeped in time. May it be for relaxing Himachal has it all.

Bilaspur, Chail, Chamba, Dalhouise, Dharamsala, Kangra, Kasauli, Kinnar, Kullu, Lahul, Manali, Mandi, Nahan, Nalgarh, Taragarh, Palampur, Parwanoo, Sangla, Kalpa, shimla

Best Time To Visit Himachal:

The best time to visit Himachal Pradesh i.e.such a great tourist destination is from January to April. Himachal Climate

Himachal Pradesh experiences extremely chilly winters and warm summers. Temperature of Himachal Pradesh: Maximum 30°C and Minimum: 2°C . How To Reach Himachal

By Air: Himachal Pradesh is well connected to Delhi and Chandigarh by regular flights from the three airports. The airports are at Bhuntar, Gaggal and Jubbarhatti. The state does not have any international airport.

By Rail: Being a hilly area, Himachal Pradesh has very few places, which are connected by trains. Kalka is the most important railway station in the state.

By Road: Various places of Himachal Pradesh are well connected to each other and to the major cities of north India by road. Some of the roads in Himachal Pradesh remain closed during winters due to heavy snowfall and landslides.

Himachal Pradesh is a must-see destinations for those who love mountains. The state is proud of its glorious history and rich cultural heritage. There are several monasteries, temples and forts, whose architecture is praise worthy. The views of the breathtaking mountains, passes, valleys, lakes, springs, waterfalls and wildlife are sights to behold. Tourist Palces to visit in Himachal pardesh Bilaspur Chamba Dharamsala Kasauli Kullu Manali Nahan Palampur Sangla & Kalpa Solan Shimla

Chail Dalhouise Kangara Kinnaur Lahul Mandi Nalgarh & Taragarh Parwanoo Sarahan For further info: , Himachal_Pradesh , Himachal Pradesh Tourism Blog Main Page