28 October 2020

Guide to Himachal Sights

 Himachal Pradesh is a land of majestic mountains, sprawling green landscapes, picturesque valleys, and flowing rivers. It's a favorite destination for local and international tourists to escape the heat in the summer months and to go on adventure treks and skiing trips during the snowfall in the winter months. Visiting Himachal Pradesh is like visiting a land of calm and silent adventure, where only beauty, serenity, and a certain thrill awaits you. It is also a land rich in the tradition, crafts, and culture of the people, which is evident from the rich handicrafts and textiles of the region.

Himachal Pradesh is also the land of the best resorts with the most scenic and breathtaking view. One such resort nestled amidst the green valleys, river, and the magnificent Himalayas is Rakkh Resort in Himachal Pradesh. Rakkh is one of the best places to stay in Himachal Pradesh. As Rakkh resort in Palampur is centrally located in the beautiful state of Himachal Pradesh, it also acts as a great stopover for tourists who are doing a trip exploring each and every region in the state.  

Himalayas in Himachal Pradesh

Here's a mini-guide to the best places to visit in Himachal Pradesh:
1) Manali: The favorite destination for families and couples alike, where the best of snow, river, and mountains come together to create the best 'holiday' scene possible. The best time to visit is from October to June.

2) Shimla: The capital of Himachal Pradesh and a popular hill station in the country, which receives the maximum number of domestic tourists who are looking to get away from the polluted cities. The best time to visit is from October to June.

3) Dalhousie: Once a favorite of officers in the British Time, this beautiful hill station boasts of vintage elegance. It's like a town lost in time with pine-clad valleys and misty mountains. Dalhousie is evergreen at all times of the year.

4) Spiti Valley: It's an adventure in itself en route to Spiti Valley with winding rocky roads amidst the tall and lofty Himalayas. The place is famous for its natural beauty at an altitude of 12,500 ft above sea level and ancient murals, monasteries, and cultural sites. No wonder this place is known as a 'cultural heritage site'. The Best time to visit Spiti Valley in Mid May to Mid October.

Bird Wathing in Rakkh Resort Palampur

5) Kasol: Need to escape reality? Kasol is the place for you. There is a good reason why Kasol is also known as the 'Amsterdam of India' because one is surely bound to have a great time here. It is a popular tourist destination for backpackers, travelers, and adventure sports enthusiasts. The best time to visit Kasol is from October to June.

6) Tirthan Valley: Located in the Kullu District and at the very entrance of the Great Himalayan National Park lies, Tirthan Valley. Getting its name from the Tirthan River, the Tirthan Valley is the ideal place for thrill-seekers and adventure sports enthusiasts. It is famous for river sports and trout fishing. The best time to visit Tirthan Valley is from March to June, and October to November.

7) Kasauli: Every army kid's childhood memories include visiting Kasauli once a year for their summer break, where they would see their parents socializing in army circles and spending time at the Kasali Club. This cantonment town amidst the hills makes an ideal destination for a quiet, peaceful, and mindful holiday. Kasauli is beautiful and serene all months of the year.

8) Bhuntar: Need a vacation to get away from all the commercialization? Then Bhuntar is the spot for you. It is a quiet, peaceful town based in Kullu. It is the ideal location to get away from the touristy places and spend some time with yourself. It is ideal for a lone individual retreat.
You can visit Bhuntar all round the year.

One is more than welcome to explore Himachal Pradesh and discover their own 'best places to visit.' In the meantime, hope this mini-guide helps. 

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