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Manali Tourism

Tourism in Manali

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Best time to visit

Oct - Jun

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2-4 Days

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Rs. 4,838

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01902 222226
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Manali Tourism Guide

Often referred to as the ‘honeymoon capital of India’, Manali is nested in the mountains of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh near the northern end of the Kullu Valley. A Manali tour package will take you to some of the best places here. Most Manali points of interest would be covered in such packages. Situated at a height of 6726 feet above sea level in the Beas River Valley, this Himalayan resort town has a reputation as a backpacking center and honeymoon destination. Manali tourism will take you through the best time of your life. This beautiful town is surrounded by snow clad mountains and woody forests making it one of the most visited tourist destinations in India. However, there are no flights to Manali; it is reachable only by train or road. This Manali travel guide will assist you to cover the most of the town and make your experience cherishable for the rest of your life! Make sure to find out the best time to visit Manali before booking your Manali tourism package.Tourism in Manali is not just limited to the picturesque views it offers. Manali also has a number of adventure activities one can indulge in. From rafting and skiing to paragliding and trekking, this resort town has adventure for everyone that visits. Beside adventure activities, there are plenty temples including Raghunath temple and Jagannathi Devi Temple being some of the most important ones tourists do give a visit. Manali has a huge number of tourist places. Rohtang Pass, being the best place to visit in Manali is toured by every second person travelling to the place. Rohtang Pass is a high mountain pass on the eastern Pir Panjal Range of the Himalayas around 51 km from Manali. It connects the Kullu Valley with the Lahaul and Spiti Valleys of Himachal Pradesh, India. The place gives panoramic views of distant Himalayan snow capped peaks. The Manali Wildlife Sanctuary is also a great places to visit. Also, Solang Valley, another one of the very popular tourist attractions in Manali is a side valley at the top of the Kullu Valley in Himachal Pradesh. The place is famous for fun activities like zorbing and skating and for adventure sports parachuting and paragliding. Comprising giant slopes of lawn, Solang Valley becomes excellent ski-resort in winters.Manali offers some beautiful souvenirs in its local markets. From keychains to name plates, all are available to get customized to one’s own message and are surely worth buying as mementos. For hippies, Old Manali has some great Aladeen pants, psy-printed t-shirts and all similar clothing. For some really good places to eat at in Manali, the places that you need to must try include The Lazy Dog, RedHouse Cafe, Bob Dylan’s Cafe, Cafe m 1947, Blue Elephant Cafe and Johnson’s Bar and Cafe. Right from local cuisine to international cuisines like Italian and Chinese, most of them are available in many places in Manali


Want more in Manali? Visit this perfect hill resort and explore the other less crowded side Old Manali by taking the bridge and witness some stunning views from the place which stay hidden from New Manali. Moreover, you will find beautiful guesthouses and lodges for a very cheaper price than New Manali with better facilities. You would surely don’t want to leave Old Manali in a day or two!

We, with this Manali tour guide, will provide you with everything you need to know for a better vacation in Manali!


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Places To Visit In Manali

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  • Beas Kund In Manali

    Located in the Dhauladhar Range of the Himalayas, Beas Kund is not just a beautiful place but also a place of immense historical significance. Beas Kund in Manali is the spot from where the River Beas originates, thereby marking it as a sacred spot. It is a great place to camp for a while, and enjoy beautiful views of the n...

    • Forest Trek
    • Lake
    • Adventure
    • Sightseeing
    • Stunning views
    • Camping
    • Nature
    • Historical Sightseeing
    • Mountains
    • Ideal for friends
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  • Hadimba Temple In Manali

    An ancient cave temple surrounded by a cedar forest at the foot of the Himalayas, Hadimba temple is located in the hill station Manali in Himachal Pradesh. The temple is dedicated to Hidimba Devi, Pandava Bheem's wife, as depicted in the Mahabharata. Today, Hadimba Devi temple is a popular place of worship where thousands o...

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    • Hill Station
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  • Rohtang Pass In Manali

    Situated at a height of nearly 4,000 meters above sea level, Rohtang Pass is a beautiful and very popular mountain pass ensconced in the Himalayas. Located in the state of Himachal Pradesh, Rohtang Pass is nearly 51 km away from the hill station of Manali. It connects the Kullu Valley and Lahaul Valley. From the top of Roht...

    • Mountains
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    • Romantic
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  • Solang Valley In Manali

    Showcasing the beautiful glaciers and snow capped mountains, Solang Valley in Manali is a side valley at the top of the Kullu Valley in Himachal Pradesh. Visiting Solang Valley is one of the most unavoidable when in Manali besides touring Rohtang Valley. It is a preferred destination for adventure activities and tourists co...

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  • Old Manali

    Old Manali is a revelation of sorts, especially if you are coming in from Manali Town, which is a hotch-potch of high rises, cluttered alleyways, dingy restaurants and so on. The distance between Old Manali and Manali is about 3 km. As you travel upwards, towards it, you seem to have crossed into another place, a more peace...

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Things To Do In Manali

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  • Paragliding In Manali

    What does it feel like to fly in the air, with the mountains and streams beneath you and the blue sky within your reach? Well, there is just one way to find out: Paragliding in Manali. One of the most amazing adventure activities in Manali, paragliding is a major attraction for adventure enthusiasts and those who love an ad...

    • Paragliding
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    • Nature
    • Mountains
    • Solang Valley
    • Stunning views
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  • Skiing In Manali

    Manali is a year round destination for tourists from all over the country, but during the winters it becomes even more alluring for those looking for some adventure sports and an adrenaline rush. One of the safest activities to indulge in while in Manali, skiing is a favorite among people of all ages. True, skiing in Manali...

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    • Ideal for couples
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  • Zorbing In Manali

    Zorbing is one of the most popular adventure activities in Manali. Since it has been around for a long time, most people are well versed with the idea of going down a hill in a plastic bubble. For the uninitiated, zorbing is a safe adventure activity, wherein you are strapped inside a double padded plastic bubble, along wit...

    • Adventure
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    • Mountains
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    • Snow
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  • Canyoning At Vashisth In Manali

    Canyoning is a brand new adventure activity that has taken Manali by storm. An amalgamation of rock-climbing and rappelling, canyoning is done on waterfalls. You are harnessed safely and then you have to climb the slippery rocks, in the face of rapidly flowing water. Sounds very exciting, right? You will feel the raw power ...

    • Waterfalls
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Travel To Manali

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By Air

The nearest domestic airport to Manali is Kullu-Manali Airport (KUU) in Bhuntar, which is located at a distance of 50 km from Manali. Regular flights connect the airport to Delhi and Chandigarh. You can book a cab or a taxi to go to Manali from the airport which should take about 2 hours to reach your destination.

For tourists coming from other countries, the nearest international airport to Manali is Indira Gandhi International Airport (DEL) in Delhi. You can then opt for another flight from Delhi to Kullu-Manali Airport and reach Manali similarly.

By Train

Manali does not have a railway station. To reach Manali by railways you have to get down at the nearest railway station to Manali which is Joginder Nagar Railway Station at a distance of 162.6 km from Manali.
There is no direct rail connectivity of this station to major cities in India. You have to first take a train to Pathankot and then take another train from Pathankot to Joginder Nagar Railway Station. You can take a taxi from the railway station which will take around 4.5 to 5 hours for you to reach Manali.

Also, there is an alternative if you are planning to come by train. Chandigarh Railway Station is at a distance of 315 km from Manali. You can take a train till Chandigarh Railway Station and then opt for a cab or a bus from there. It is a better option as there are a number of trains going to Chandigarh Railway Station connecting a number of major Indian cities such as Delhi, Jaipur, Indore, Kolkata, Madurai, Lucknow and many more. The journey from the station to Manali will take about 8 to 8.5 hours.

By Road

Since Manali is a very popular hill station, the roads connecting to this place are very pleasant. It should be a beautiful journey if you are travelling by road with scenic views of the mountains and the river. You can opt to self drive or hire a taxi. Make sure the driver knows how to drive on hills as there are some sharp cuts en-route. Moreover, there are a number of state buses as well as private buses plying to Manali. Semi-sleeper Volvo buses are very common going to Manali and are easily available.

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      I had gifted honeymoon trip to my brother and as per him enjoyed the trip like never before. Trip went on very smoothly since day 1 till they reached Hyderabad. The best part was agent Nikki who had followed up everyday to know how was the trip and day wise and had also asked for feedback in case of any inconvenience. She deserves 6star service and should appreciate her great service. I'd certainly recommend travel triangle to my family and friends Snow point was the best place in Manali and also hotels were fabulous. Driver was very knowledgeable with lots of patience. Overall since the day my brother landed at Shimla and the day he de boarded Manali every moment was memorable.
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      Giri Sai Kumar

      Secunderabad 20 hours ago

    • Trip to Himachal

      Excellent work by journey dreamers & travel triangle combined. Everything was perfect & to the plan. Hotel & Cab
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      Ayush Chauhan

      Delhi a day ago

    • Trip to Himachal

      Had booked Himachal Pradesh trip through TravelTriangle in JourneyDreamers. It was a memorable trip. Amith from JourneyDreamers was helpful throughout the trip. Sunil (HP ID 4968) knows the HP roads better. It was a nice trip
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      Kishor K S

      Delhi a day ago

    • Trip to Himachal

      I was not sure in the beginning of the trip as it was our first online booking. But yes it was safe and better. AMIT from journey dreamers have been most helpful since the very beginning. You can trust his words. Although there are few things that should be brought into light. Like the bus timings were mentioned 5:30 pm on the voucher but it departed at 8pm Also on our return we didn't get the same volvo. seats were not up to the mark and the condition were not very good. Specifically at night we were having trouble adjusting the feet and seats. There are two persons who made our trip easy and Comfortable. One is AMIT from journey dreamers. Who was always there to help us in any situation. Although at some points he handed over the control to other people like bus incharges etc who were not helpful enough sometimes. I am sure if Amit was there then we might not have faced any issues. And the other person is KARAN THAKUR, the cab driver. He was very helpful. Always on time. Waiting for us when we were late. Guiding us on every route about the sites and even adjusting according to the weather. He was very friendly and jolly.
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      Sushmarawat

      New delhi a day ago

    • Trip to Himachal

      I'm extremely happy with my trip, your services were very good, I'll advise my friends and family to travel by you The fun of solang valley had been very good. Mall road shopping was good.
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      Ranjeetthakur

      Delhi a day ago

    • Trip to Himachal

      Hotel at Manali was very good, but Delhi Hotel is worse than imagination, Car was good, Driver was OK type
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      Mridul Sarkar

      Delhi a day ago

    • Trip to Himachal

      Very well set by the travel agent Miss sarita of north India tours and travels. Was a memorable trip.. On top of Solang valley was very beautiful
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      Bkanorewala

      Pune a day ago

    • Trip to Himachal

      It was an sweet memories especially hotel and the food was awesome and the hospitality was fabulos River rafting and snow point
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      BALA CHANDER

      Chennai 2 days ago

    • Trip to Himachal

      I am 'just' satisfied with the services of Travel & Time , as they could not end my trip on a positive note. We traveled to Manali from Delhi and vice versa. The bus to Manali was very fine (Subhyathri travels) and the hotel named ''FOGHILLS'' was exceptional where we stayed for 3 days. The cab arranged was just ok as the person (the cab driver) was not communicating well and taking to the places acc to his convenience and always hurrying us for next locations. I said just ok because we landed back safely at bus departure location back to Delhi. Now comes the worst part!! Due to lack of communication b/w my agent and bus coordinator, i had to contact the bus conductor who was just an annoying figure (Shubham Travels). As the time of departure was nearing and my seat and bus confirmation was not given, i asked the coordinator to put me on con call with the bus conductor, who spoke these beautiful words to me...... '' uss madarchod ko bol ki uska seat number 3 aur 4 hein........... This left me embarrassed and with some difficulty i found the bus and while boarding again i asked the seat number (as coordinator told me its 11 &12 acc to my request for middle seat) an the guy tried to made me sit in 3 & 4, but i ignored and sat on 11 & 12. After all this nonsense, when i reached delhi bypass road in the morning, 1 guy woke me up and told its my destination. I knew delhi area, but he insisted me to get down and took out all my luggage from bus. In half sleep, i got down and noticed that it was an auto person who made me get out 25 kms away from my destination for his benefit. And those 2 bloody bus representatives was keep on watching this drama. Really, got very much annoyed and felt like after spending this much money, i was not even treated averagely. Dear travelers, think twice before booking, and make sure your agent keeps things on check.
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      Anooptl

      Kerala 2 days ago

    • Trip to Himachal

      only 5* for manali trip and manali hotel. only shimla trip 3rd class service provide travel vichar.3rd class royel view hotel . 3rd class food and unhygienic dining area. last day hotel royel view provide musty food.in front of room balcony hotel staff hanging their underwear. broken chair.hotel staff parroted chafing dish in side of dinner table.
      MC

      Maskot Chandan

      Kolkata 2 days ago

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    FAQ's of Manali

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    Snowfall in Manali in December, especially around Christmas and New Year's Eve, is common. It is rare to see snowfall in Manali in November or October. 

    Manali has quite a few markets that have very specific items that you can buy. At Manu Market near Mall Road, woollens are available for sale and are quite nice and quaint. There is also the Old Market that has a lot of souvenir items for sale. The Tibetan Market is a place for Tibetan handicrafts and jewellery. You could also pick up a jar of apple pickle, as it is local and delicious.

    The local language spoken in Manali is a dialect of the Pahari language called Mandiali. However, Hindi works everywhere in Manali as well and most of the locals do understand and speak English as well. 

    The best time to visit Manali is between October-February, during the winter season, when the whole town is covered in snowfall. This is also the ideal time for honeymooners. Summer is also ideal for trekkers as some of the higher trek points become inaccessible in winter. 

    There are quite a few options to go trekking in Manali. The most mainstream yet one of the best treks is the trek to Hampta Pass. This trek is ideal to see thick pine woods and serene valleys.Tourists of all ages can go on the trek to the origin of the river Beas, also known as Beas Kund

    If you want to travel by air, the nearest airport is the Kullu-Manali airport at Bhuntar. You can get a taxi from there to take you to Manali. However, due to the climate, it's not the most reliable route to Manali. There are several buses from New Delhi and Chandigarh. There is also an option to drive there which goes through a very scenic route.  

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