About Kullu Manali
Kullu Manali is the place in Himachal Pradesh, India. Kullu has nestled in the snow-clad ranges of the Himalayas with splashing rivers, water streams, and lofty mountains. Manali is also a perfect place for adventure sports as well. People from all over India visit this popular hill station to experience mountaineering, trekking, and skiing.
The name Manali is a changed version of the word Manu allaya, that means the home of Manu. If you are looking for the best place to visit in Summer, Kullu Manali is the best option for you. The distance from Kullu to Manali is approximately 40kms.
Temperature ranges from 10°C to 25°C and the weather remains pleasurable during the day and cold during the night in summer.
Best for honeymoon tour in Manali, group tour, educations tours to Kullu Manali.
The Himachal Pradesh State bus service has arranged for a massive fleet of buses that ply to and from Manali very frequently throughout the day. Manali is easily accessible from Shimla, Delhi, and Chandigarh.
Top Places To Visit In Kullu And Manali
1. Bhrigu Lake Manali
Bhrigu Lake is located at an elevation of around 14000feet in Kullu District. It is located to the east of Rohtang Pass and is around 6kms from Gulaba Village.
The Lake changes its colors and formations with every season. This Bhrigu is famous for trekking in summer. The Bhrigu Lake treks are all about Meadows. Its a High-altitude Meadows Trek in India, within 10minutes of starting the trek. We have wild horses in the Meadows which roam here and there.
Bhrigu Lake Manali Timings
Opening Timings – 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Best Time To Visit – 8:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Time To Spend: 3 Hours
Bhrigu Lake Manali Address:
Bashisht, Himachal Pradesh, 175104, Manali, India.
How to Reach Bhrigu Lake Manali
Hire a taxi from Manali to reach here.
Trekkers can take up the trail from Gulaba.
2. Rohtang Pass Manali
Rohtang Pass is 50kms from Manali. Rohtang Pass is at the height of 13000feet. Rohtang becomes a hotspot for adventure enthusiasts in the month of May.
To maintain traffic and protect the environment, only 800 petrol and 400 diesel vehicles are allowed for one day to visit Rohtang Pass. We can go through own vehicles and the charge for entry is around 550/-. The roads will be very narrow. One should get the permit to enter into this Rohtang Pass.
After we get the pass and start towards Rohtang there is only one stopover “Marhi” which is 32kms from Manali. At Marhi we can find the very old “Kali Mata Temple” and lots of dhabas for food. Just as for a drive to “Lahaul & Spiti” which is 2-3 km ahead of Rohtang Pass.
Rohtang Pass Manali Timings
Passes will be starting from 6:00 AM
Photography: Best for Photography.Can enjoy the snow and even the snowfall.
Rohtang Pass Manali Address:
Highway to Keylong/Leh, Manali, Kullu, Himachal Pradesh 175131, India.
How to Reach Rohtand Pass Manali Address:
From Manali Local access like taxis,Own vehicles.
3. Solang Valley Manali
Solang Valley is derived from the combination of “Solang” meaning “Nearby Village” and “Nullah” meaning “Water Stream”. It’s 14kms far from Manali at an elevation of 8400 feet.
Solang Valley Attractions:
Parachuting, Paragliding, Skating, Zorbing, Horse Riding, Ropeway, Climbing(Trekking).
Solang Valley Timings
10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Solang Valley Entry Fee:
Rs 500 per person for zorbing.
Rs 1200 per person for paragliding.
Rs 500 per person for ropeway (both side).
Solang Valley Address
Burwa, Himachal Pradesh 175131.
How to Reach Solang Valley:
By Air: Nearest domestic airport Bhuntar (near Kullu) – 49 km. Nearest international airport New Delhi – 570 km.
By Rail: Pathankot (310 km), Chandigarh (280 km) then an 8-hour road journey. Nearest local railhead on the narrow gauge line – Jogindernagar (135 km).
By Road: Delhi – Manali 570 km, Chandigarh – Manali 28 km, Kullu – Manali 41 km. The bus depot is in the center of town on the Mall.
4. Beas River Manali
Beas River is also known as “Vipasha” meaning: Freedom From Bondage”. The length of the River Beas is 470 km.
This river flows through the two states of Himachal Pradesh and Punjab. It’s said that when Maharshi Vashisht came to know about the death of his children, who were killed by Vishwamitra.
He’s very upset and wanted to end up his life, to do so he jumped into the river. But he survived, the river refused to kill him. It is an ideal river for boat rafting.
Beas River Manali Timings:
6:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Beas River Manali Entry Fee:
Beans River Manali Famous For:
Photography, Adventure (Boat Rafting), Nature
Beans River Address:
Beas River, Manali, Himachal Pradesh
5. Great Himalayan National Park
Great Himalayan National Park was constituted in 1984 and was formally notified as a national park in 1999. It is located in Banjaar Sub-Division of Kullu District of Himachal Pradesh, India, in the far Western Himalayas.
GHNP is one of the most recent additions to a huge network of wildlife reserves found in the Himalayan region in India and adjoining countries. The park protects over 350 species of fauna and more than 800 species of flora, including many medicinal herbs.
Its a bio-diversity Hotspot, as well as investing in the physical, mental and spiritual well-being of all people.
The Great Himalayan National Park is a beautiful place, located in Banjaar Sub-Division of Kullu District of the state of Himachal Pradesh.
The park was established in 1984 and is spread over an area of 1,171 km2. The park was declared as a National Park in the year of 1999. The total area of the National park is about 754.4 Km2.
Himalayan National Park Attractions:
Snowfall, Waterfall, River.
Best Time to Visit Himalayan National Park:
April to June
September to November
Accommodations Near Himalayan National Park
The forest rest houses at Sai Ropa and Sainj, outside the Park which provide spartan accommodation. These add up to about 50 beds.
Other options are restricted to basic inspection huts with no amenities. Emergency halts at villages are possible as the villagers are generally hospitable.
Himalayan National Park Address:
Banjaar Sub-Division of Kullu District ,Himachal Pradesh,India.
How To Reach Himalayan National Park:
By Air: The nearest airport is Bhuntar airport, about 50 Km from the Great Himalayan National Park and by road we have to reach the Park.
By Railway Station: The nearest railway station is Joginder Nagar railway station, about 100 Km from the Great Himalayan National Park.
Great Himalayan National Park is well connected to Major Cities and Places by road network.
There are government and privately operated vehicles that go to Great Himalayan National Park at frequent intervals.
6. Nature Park Manali
Nature Park in Manali is a patch of woodland left undisturbed by human encroaching right in the heart of Manali. It runs along the banks of Beas River from Manali Mall road to the bridge at Old Manali. It also displays the Himalayan forest in all its glory. Deodars, Kail, chestnut and many other trees cover the Park.
Natural Park Timings: 9:00 AM – 06:00 PM
Natural Park Address: Manali, Himachal Pradesh, India.
How to Reach Natural Park Timings: Local Auto-Riksha, taxi, Walk.