Manali is such a small hill resort in the chilling state of Himachal Pradesh. Named after a saint Manu the peaceful hill station is surrounded by snow-capped mountains and has been a favorite with visitors for many years now. In fact in the recent times there is a huge rush of foreign visitors too to Manali.
The hill station is approximately 6400 feet from Mean Sea Level and is about 250 kms away from the State capital Shimla. The hill station is well connected by road, thanks to the NH 21 as well as Airport that is about 10 kms away from Manali. The hill station has visitor-friendly people and is a great place for honeymoon escapers, nature lovers and adventure tourists. The silent nature is abuzz with lot of adventure activities including mountain trekking, river rafting, tobogganing over the snowy mountains, yak rides on the snow mountains, paragliding, to name but some.
What is the best season to go to Manali?
Generally speaking you will not be annoyed or upset when in Manali any part of the year. For those who are fearless doers such as hikers, rafters, gliders winter will be suitable, although March through June and September through November can be taken as most suitable seasons to visit Manali. But be wary that the temperature in winters can go as low as minus 5°C.
Sight seeing attractions in Manali:
Solang valley, which lies between Beas Kund and Solang Village, the place is known as snow point view and the mountains from here appear snow capped. The valley is aplenty with Cedar trees, which are a visual treat to all visitors. Then there is a must-visit Hadimba Temple, where Goddess Hadimba Devi (Bheem’s mother) is worshipped. The four-storeyed years old wooden temple is a point of interest for all visitors. Rohtang Falls is another great visual attraction for the tourists and the falls is an arresting sight. One can also visit the Rohtang Pass and Vashishta Temple and Tibetan monasteries.
For those who are fond of shopping Manali Market holds many surprise items and bargains.
Where to stay when you come to Manali?
There are many top hotels in Manali as well as top resorts that provide excellent facilities including spa, bar, Jacuzzi, club house with squash and tennis courts, hot water swimming pool, gym and Internet but to name some. Majority of the top hotels in Manali are pre-booked much in advance and charge a fortune for stay. But there are good number of budget accommodations that you search online. You can check out for the top resort in Manali or the popular accommodations here by hitting the web.
The best deals for top hotels in Manali are usually offered in the off season. But if you want to book a top resort in Manali then it should be only at the www.thehimalayan.com which offers excellently organized tours to the sight seeing attractions in Manali that are raved by many visitors. If you are coming to Manali make your stay comfortable at the Himalayan Resort and Spa.
Vacation packages from top resort in Manali