8 Amazingly Beautiful Places to in Himachal Pradesh!
Himachal Pradesh is famous for its beautiful places and tranquil surroundings. There are a lot of places which are famous popular as tourists or holiday destinations like Shimla, Manali, Dharamshala, Dalhousie, and many more. But there are a few places that are less explored and away from the tourist crowds.
Here are the top 8 beautiful places to visit in Himachal Pradesh:
A beautiful hamlet in the Banjar valley is called the magic of Himachal Pradesh. A perfect to relax and spend some peaceful moments. Jibhi is surrounded by lush greenery and mighty mountains. The pristine temples, dense pine forests, and freshwater lakes & streams will make you fall in love with this place. One can do fishing, camping, hiking or bird watching in Jibhi.
There are a lot of places around which can be visited:
- Jalori Pass
- Jibhi Waterfalls
- Serolsar lake
- Chaini Fort
- Shringa Rishi Temple
- Karsog Valley
Karsog is a small town in the laps of the mighty Himalayas. It is perched at an elevation of 1,040m near Shimla and lies in the Pir Panjal ranges. Visit Karsog to explore the untouched green farm terraces, high peaks of Himalayas, and fruit orchards. The lifestyle and culture of the Himachali people will make you stay longer in Karsog Valley. The best time to visit the valley is from March to June and from September to November. You can trekking, hiking, village walks, and relaxing near the valley activities.
Places to visit in Karsog valley are:
- Shikhari Devi
- Mamleshwar Mahadev
- Kamaksha Devi
- Someshwar Mahadev
- Somakothi Temples
- Kareri Lake Trek
An alpine high altitude lake in the Kullu region is Kareri Lake. The freshwater shallow lake is nestled in the south of the Dhauladhar range at an altitude of 2,934m above sea level. Kareri Lake is a popular trekking destination among trekkers.
One can see the lush meadows, open green pastures, views of the Kangra valley, and grazing grounds. Camping near the lake will be an experience to cherish forever. There is also a Lord Shiva temple at the top overlooking the lake. The best time to is in the months of December – March as the lake gets frozen.
Triund and Lahesh caves trek are the nearby treks you can do.
- Hampta Pass
A high mountain pass which is a small corridor between the Lahaul Chandra valley and the Kullu valley. Hampta Pass lies at an altitude of 14,100ft and is a popular trekking destination. The trek is of 26 km and can be covered in 5 days. The unpolluted, serene place will give peace to your mind and soul. Hampta Pass is an easiest trek that will take you to the beautiful green pastures, lush meadows, scenic landscapes, and adventurous trail will be rewarding. The trek starts from Manali and ends at Manali. Experience the best camping at beautiful campsites.
Hampta Pass is a must-do adventure when visiting Himachal Pradesh.
- Gada Gushaini
A perfect summer destination to spend holidays in the laps of nature with peace. Gada Gushaini is a beautiful place tucked in the hills of Himachal Pradesh. The place is untouched by civilization and one can experience nature at its best. Gushaini is the perfect place for nature lovers to spend your holidays with your loved ones.
Activities you can do in Gada Gushaini are:
- Rope rappelling
- River crossing
- Bird watching
- Churah Valley
An alluring valley in the Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh. Churah valley is a magnificent destination that is famous for apples and other organic products. A perfect place to spend your holidays and to relax your body & mind in the laps of nature. The lifestyle, culture, people, places, cuisine, and other things will make you fall in love with this place. Churah valley is a perfect place for wanderers and travelers. The snow-capped mountains, wilderness, and orchards will mesmerize you. Churah is a gateway to four places – Chamba, Pangi Valley, Punjab, and J&K.
Places to visit in Churah valley :
- Gadasaru Mahadev Lake
- Devi Kothi Temple
- Goiya Naag Valley
- Jatbagga meadows
A beautiful hill station or often called as “mini Switerzland” of India. Khajjiar offers a unique combination of forests, lakes, and pastures. It is perched at an altitude of 6500ft and offers scenic landscapes. Khajjiar is surrounded by green meadows, dense forests, and has a small lake which is a popular tourist spot. You can do a lot of adventure activities like paragliding, horse riding, trekking, zorbing, sightseeing, etc.
Khajjiar is untouched and a paradise for nature lovers.
Places to visit in Khajjiar:
- Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
- Khajjiar lake
- Khajjiar trek
- Golden Devi Temple
- Lord Shiva Statue
- Khajji Nag Temple
- Himachal Pradesh Handicrafts Center
A small beautiful hill station near the capital city Shimla, Kufri is one of the popular holiday destination among travelers and honeymooners. It is one of the popular ski destination of India and perched at an elevation of 2,720m. The panoramic views, snow, and serene beauty of the place makes it a perfect destination to spend holidays.
Places to visit in Kufri :
- Indira tourist park
- Chini Bungalow
- Kufri Fun Campus
- Himalayan Wildlife Zoo
- Mahasu Peak
All these places in Himachal Pradesh offer beauty of nature. Some of them are popular, some unexplored, and some less explored but all are must-visiting. Plan your next trip to Himachal and experience living in the laps of nature.
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