MManali Van Vihar – History, Location, Timings, Entry Fee, Best Time to Visit, Best Things to Do in Manali, How to Reach and Online Booking

Manali Van Vihar History:

Manali Van Vihar also popularly known as the Van Vihar National Park. This is the perfect destination of Manali to go for picnics, to relax and to enjoy the beauty of the nature. The park is fully flourished with the deodar trees and covered with various shades of greenery. The park gives a feeling of roaming the forest like the wooden benches, shady trees, buzzing bees, small pol. This is perfect place for both adults and children as there is a facility of boating and swinging. Also, one can capture as much as pictures as the photography is not prohibited also one can get the picture clicked by the local vendors with the rabbits and also wearing some different unique wigs. The place looks unique during summers offering the temperature of 10 to 25 degrees Celsius which is a comforting temperature allows you to roam in the ark to explore its magnificent beauty.

Manali Van Vihar Entry Fee:

  • Child: Rs 10/- per head
  • Adult: Rs 20/- per head
  • Boating: Rs 50/- per head
  • Photography: Free
  • Photography with Angora rabbit: Rs 20/-
  • Photography wearing various wigs: Rs 10/-

Manali Van Vihar Location:

Van Vihar, Manali,

Himachal Pradesh – 175131,


Manali Van Vihar Timings:

All Days of the Week

Summers = 8.00 am to 6.00 pm

Winters = 8.00 am to 5.00 pm

Best Time to Visit Manali Wildlife Sanctuary:

October to February (As the mountains in Manali will be snowcapped)

Best Time for Trekking:


Top Things to Do in Manali:

  • Beas River
  • Bhrigu Lake
  • Bijli Mahadev
  • Buddhist Monastery
  • Gulaba
  • Hampta Pass
  • Hot Watre Spring
  • Jogini Waterfalls
  • Mall Road
  • Manikaran Gurudwara
  • Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art
  • Solang Valley
  • Tibetian Market
  • Manali Wildlife Sanctuary

How to Reach Manali Van Vihar Himachal Pradesh?

By Air:

Bhunter Airport is the nearest Airport which is 50 km away from Manali

By Railway Station:

Joginder Nagar Railway Station which is 165 km away.

By Road:

Manali is well connected with the Himachal Pradesh travel network, hence easily accessible.

Reference: Top Places To Visit In Manali