If your soul is craving to allure the beauty of a white sheet of snow, the magic of lofty mountains is calling you to weave lifelong memories around them. Blanketed pine and deodar trees Kullu and Manali are said to be the paradise for every nature lover out there; if you feel you are amongst one, then this is your go-to place. The location is blessed with pristine greenery and a range of gigantic hills; therefore, thrill-seekers and nature lovers visit these places crossing domestic and international boundaries. However, when a particular area has a dozen good sites, one often finds themselves confused. Therefore, we have curated a list of the best places to visit in Kullu Manali. And for more insights, check our Kullu Manali tour package.
Elevated at the height of 2560 m above sea level, sling valley is an abode for adventure enthusiasts and thrill-seekers, the exhilarating sports like skiing, parachuting, mountaineering, and paragliding. The place is sandwiched between Solang village and Beas Kund and features a breathtaking view of glaciers and snow-capped mountains.
Zorbing is another most popular Adrenal jetty of this Himalayan state; the experience of rolling down from the transparent icy floor is unmatched; therefore. If you are a thrill-seeker and haven’t been to Solang, then pack your bags right away!
Diverged by the river Beas Kund, old Manali is 6589 feet above sea level and at 3 km meters uphill from Manali. The tranquillity of old Manali is what makes it stand out from the rest of the places. The quaint ambiance of the places and blend of modern and traditional flavor sync with its unparalleled beauty. The best thing about old Manali is that it is cleaner and less crowded therefore preferred by vast tourists, especially solo travelers.
Apart from featuring gushing rivers and bewitching breeze, it is also famed for the cafés and restaurants. Old Manali equally shines with spirituality and wisdom seeker as it has the famous Hidimba Temple of Manali. Therefore, it is a perfect place to experience faith, serenity, and good food.
Gulaba for snow
Gulaba is a beautiful village at a distance of 20 km from Manali. It features one of the most quaint ambiances, which is often cherished by nature-lovers. The places witness heavy snowfall in December, making it a perfect place for skiing and trekking. Other times the tourists are allured by the enhancing ambiance of the places; many of them usually set champ on the meadows of Gulaba right under the twilight of shimmering stars. If you are a stargazer, you will find the night magical.
Moreover, Gulba, a small village, had a blend of almost everything that a true tourist could ever yearn for. So why are you waiting? Go get your trip planned with us today!
Hampta pass is one of the most alluring treks of all time. The pass unites two Kullu valleys and Lahaul. Humptaa pass features the enriching ambiance one feels on the lap of nature, especially the serene nature lovers. No one has to cross rugged terrains while trekking. The path keeps changing vividly after every few hours. However, this difficult path would result in a thrilling experience and cherishable lifelong memory. The best thing about the places is the uncertain ambiance; you can expect three different scenic changes in just two days. Since the Humpta pass connects Kullu valley and Lahaul, you may witness a lush green valley on one side and a contrasting desert on the other.
Chanderkhani trek is elevated at the height of 3000 m above sea level; it is also landlocked with the Kullu and Parvati valley. The beginners and expert trekkers worldwide visit Chanderkhani to trek down the rugged terrains. The pass is an abode for some of the largest Himalayan Homes. You will be delighted to walk through the splendid landscape, lush green meadows encircled with blue pine, wild cherry, pine, etc.
The treks start from Naggar village crossing the Chanderkhani pass, and head to Malana village. If you are a mountaineer or someone fond of trekking, Chandarkhani could be your go-to place.
Kheerganga is the pure bliss of trekking in the forest with impeccable greenery and towering trees; this trek is recommended amongst all the treks of Manali. One does not require any prior experience to walk through the Kheerganga trek. The toy will witness the enticing ambiance and splendor of panoramic sights and beautiful blue sky. All these are a pure blessing in the eyes of trekkers and a cure to their tired legs. You will witness a lord shiva Mandir and hot spring water, which is unique in itself. Moreover, do not miss out on capturing the unparalleled beauty of Kheerganga from your camera.
Great national Himalayan park
The Great national Himalayan park is an abode for numerous flora and fauna, enclosed with the Himalayan ranges from all three sides. The park supports and cares for the species which are on the verge of extinction or are endangered. You will witness Himalayan brown bears, snow leopards, blue sheep; the park is also a refuge for diverse species of birds. You will have a great time exploring and taking a stroll in the park as it is stretched at a distance of 100 km with an altitudinal variation of 1300 km.
If you’re planning to visit Manali with friends, family, or even solo, you must not miss this gem.