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Shimla and Manali – Destinations Guide

By Vipin Subscribe to RSS | May 25th 2012 | Views:

Shimla and Manali are two prominent hill stations and cities in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. They are visited by a number of tourists including adventure enthusiasts, nature lovers, families and honeymooners from all over the world. Here is brief information about each of these lovely hill stations of Himachal Pradesh.

Shimla: Shimla is the capital city of Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the most beautiful hill stations in the country. Hence, it is also popularly known as the Queen of the Hill Stations. Located in the north-west Himalayas, the city is surrounded by seven picturesque hills. The city observes cool and pleasant weather through out the year. During British Raj in India, it was the summer capital of the country. The unique thing about this beautiful hill resort is that it still retains its colonial charm. With its beauty, amazing serenity and lots of tourists attractions it creates a magical aura for vacationers especially for honeymooning couples.

There are many interesting things do and see in and around the city. Major attractions to see during Shimla tour include Mall Road, Ridge, Christ Church, Jakhoo Hill & Temple, Scandal Point, Lakkar Bazaar, Summer Hill, Prospect Hill, Observatory, Sankat Mochan Temple, Kali Bari Temple, Tara Devi Temple, Viceregal Lodge, State Museum, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, Glen Forest, Kufri Nature Park, Mashobra, etc. A variety of outdoor activities and adventure sports can be also enjoyed during Shimla tour in Himachal Pradesh. With a right Shimla tour package you can enjoy the best charm of this lovely hill station.

Manali: Manali is another outstanding and beautiful hill station in Himachal Pradesh. It is lovingly called the Switzerland of India. It is associated with lovely hills, beautiful meadows, gorgeous gorges, verdant valleys, snow-clad mountain peaks, stunning landscapes, exciting adventure sports, superb natural beauty and serene environment. Hence it is very popular among vacations especially among nature lovers, honeymooners and adventure enthusiasts.

Hadimba Devi Temple, Manu Temple, Hot Water Springs, Vashisth Village & Temples, Manali Sanctuary, Kullu Valley, Solang Valley, Rohtang Pass, Manikaran, Jagatsukh and Great Himalayan National Park are notable tourist places which can be visited during tours to Manali in Himachal Pradesh. A number of adventure sports can be also enjoyed especially mountaineering, rock climbing, river-rafting, trekking, hiking, skiing and heli-skiing.

Sightseeing in Shimla and Manali welcomes travelers with open arms and never fails to lure them. So, embark on Shimla Manali tour and treasure a unique experience of lifetime.

Vipin - About Author:
Vipin Kumar is an expert writer primarily focusing on travel and tourism related topics. He has written many articles for tours for Manali Shimla, Kashmir, Dalhousie, Dehradun, Shimla Manali tour, Mussoorie, Darjeeling and other famous hill stations of India.

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