Places to Visit
Hadimba Devi Temple
Built in 1553 and with a superbly crafted four-tiered pagoda roof, it is famous for its exquisitely carved doorway.
This is dedicated to the sage, Manu.
Naggar was the capital of Kullu Valley for many centuries.
You will find a beautiful castle and historical museum dealing with the local culture and traditions. Also, one can visit two art galleries, each of which offer local arts and crafts, and modern painting, and is managed by a German woman.
Well known for its hot springs. There are old temples dedicated to the sage Vashishth and to Lord Rama. These are just beyond the Himachal tourism baths.
There are three recently built Tibetan monasteries at Manali.
Village Jagatsukh (6km)
The one time capital of Kullu. Here are old temples dedicated to Lord Shiva and to Sandhya Gayatri. The Arjun caves are just ahead.
Solang Valley & Solang Skiing station (l4km)
In a picturesque setting, this has good ski slopes end picnic spots. It has the glacier closest to Manali.
Towards the Rothang Pass (35km)
On the road to keylong is the Nehru kund (6 km) which is a clear water spring end scenic spot named after the late Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru. Kothi (12 km) is a picturesque village and has a thrilling view of the deep gorge through which the Beas swiftly races. The beautiful Rahalla falls (16 km) are at an altitude of 2500 m. A crucial link on the old trade route and still the gateway to trans Himalayan Lahaul, the Rohtang Pass is at the height of 3976m.
Lying about 120 km from Manali, Keylong is the headquarters of Lahaul and spiti district Monasteries of Kardung and Shashus are important attractions.
Located in the Pattan Valley, it is an important pilgrimage centre. Noted for its temple dedicated to six armed statue of Avalokiteshwara Bodhisattva.
An important pilgrimage place in the Pattan Valley.
The club House with its comprehensive facilities that includes roller skating ring, an auditorium, a billiards room, a library, a bar and a restaurants, makes a wonderful outing for the day.
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