Manali is the top spot of Kullu Manali valley is a high-altitude Himalayan Resort with an altitude of 6260 ft above the sea level is known for its massive snow capped mountains, dense pinewood forests and amazing surroundings. Manali has the twisty Beas River as its radiant centerpiece and boasts a reputation of being an backpacking, skiing and trekking center and is a popular honeymoon destination.
Activities: Paragliding, Rafting, Mountaineering, Trekking, Skiing, Camping, Jeep Safari, Rock Climbing, Zorbing, Snow Scooter, Cable Car Ropeway, Helicopter Ride etc.
Best Places to visit:
Rohtang Pass: Rohtang Pass is the most scenic pass in the region located at a height of 3980 m on the way to Leh gives a division between the Kullu Valley in Himachal Pradesh and the Valley of Spiti and Lahaul Valley. The Pass offers a display and awesome Mountain View.
Hadimba Temple: Hadimba Temple is without a doubt the fundamental centre of interest, authentic and archeological is devoted to goddess Hadimba or Hadimba Devi with a finely created four – layered pagoda rooftop, dating back to 1553, is built around a natural cave, which reveres the foot shaped impressions of the goddess Hadimba.
Solang Valley: Situated in between Solang village and Beas Kund, Solang Valley also called as Solang Nullah is a beautiful valley famous as the favored area for adventure activities like Skiing, Zorbing, Horse riding, Snow Motor Bikes riding and some more. The valley gets its name from a town called Solang and Nullah implies water streams from mountains. Every winter a skiing celebration is commended here which is visited by huge number of travelers.
Vashist Temple: Vashisht is a small village situated on the left bank of river Beas famous for its Hot water springs and Temple, is worth a visit. Other than it, the town likewise offers some extraordinary ancient temples devoted to the considerable sage Vashishtha, and to Lord Rama.
Manu Temple: Devoted to the sage Manu, the temple of Manu who is said to be the maker of the world and the author of Manusmriti is located in old Manali. The enchanting area of Manu Temple, on the bank of Beas river, adds to its fascination. The Manu Temple is unquestionably justified regardless of a visit while in Manali.
Some other major attractions are: Rahalla Falls, Tibetan monasteries, The Manali Gompa, Jagatsukh Temple, and Kothi etc.
Best Time To Visit: October to June