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Travel Guide of Himachal Pradesh in India by Influencers and Travelers


Himachal Pradesh is a state in the northern part of India. Situated in the Western Himalayas, it is one of the eleven mountain states and is characterized by an extreme landscape featuring several peaks and extensive river systems.


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1 - Kufri

Kufri is a small hill station in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh state in India. It is located 20 km from the state capital Shimla on the National Highway No.22. The name Kufri is derived from the word kufr meaning "lake" in the local language.

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2 - Narkanda

Narkanda is a town and a nagar panchayat in Kumarsain subdivision of Shimla district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is at an elevation of 2708 meters on the Hindustan-Tibet Road in Himachal Pradesh, India within a fir forest.

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3 - Mountain Bike Tours in Shimla

A fun and active tour. We discover Shimla, it's main sights, markets and culture through a bike tour. In the end, we visit the NGO Human Hope Foundation and interact with the children. Lunch is included, as well as some great snacks and drinking water. The tour can be customized according to your wishes.

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4 - Shimla

Shimla, also known as Simla, is the capital and the largest city of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. In 1864, Shimla was declared as the summer capital of British India.

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5 - Kumarsain

Kumarsain, also known as Kumharsain, is a town and a city council in Shimla District in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Formerly it was a princely state of the British Raj and was one of the several states of the Punjab States Agency.

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6 - Climbing in Shimla

Lamkhaga pass (Approx. 18000 ft. high) one of the toughest, roughest and challenging terrain in Baspa valley of Kinnaur. The trek route runs along the Indo-Tibetan border. Lamkhaga pass connects Chitkul village of Himachal Pradesh with Harshil in the Gangotri valley of Uttarakhand. Its a journey of approx. 100Kms & 9 days

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7 - Karsog

Karsog is a small town and nagar panchyat situated in the lap of the Himalayas, near Shimla, at a height of 1,404 metres. It is in the 7th Karsog subdivision of the Mandi district in Himachal Pradesh in India.

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8 - Chail

Chail is a hill station in Solan district of Himachal Pradesh, India. It is 45 kilometres from Solan city and 44 kilometres from Shimla. It is known for its salubrious beauty and virgin forests.

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9 - Wildlife Watching in Shimla

Spiti Snow Leopard Trail: Wildlife spotting in Kibber wildlife sanctuary Spot and photograph vulnerable species like snow leopard, learn to survive in sub-zero temperature of the Spiti valley, meet local people, visit monasteries and meet monks. Itinerary Day #1: Shimla – Sarahan Sarahan Altitude 2100m Distance covered 180 km. Drive Duration: 7 hours Day #2: Sarahan – Kalpa Kalpa Altitude 3000m. Distance 85km. Drive Duration; 5-6 hours(Overnight at hotel). Day #3 Kalpa – Kibber Kibber altitude 4270m. Drive duration: 7 – 8 hours Day #4: Rest day at Kibber. Explore Kibber village and Kibber wildlife sanctuary. Day 5,6,7: Hiking and following the elusive snow leopard, red fox and blue sheep around Kibber wildlife sanctuary. Day #8: Kibber – Reckong Peo Day #10: Reckong Peo – Shimla

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10 - Kotgarh

Kotgarh is a village in Kumarsain subdivision of Shimla district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Formerly it was the capital of Kotkhai-Kotgarh princely state, which was later shifted to Kiari in Kotkhai.

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11 - Sanjauli

Sanjauli is a major populous locality of the city of Shimla, in the Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh, India.

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12 - Camping in Shimla

Located just 45-min drive away from the hill station of Shimla, your campsite has an abundance of Himalayan wilderness, from heavily wooded jungles to the picturesque Shimla hills. The forests around Shoghi, the closest village to the campsite, makes for the perfect setting to go on short, guided treks. During this camping trip, you’ll stay in deluxe tents equipped with the comforts of a king-sized bed, mattresses, blankets, side table, fan and chairs. The tents come with an attached washroom and hot, running water. The campsite is also equipped with a multi-cuisine kitchen to serve delicious meals. Highlights Stay in the rustic hills of Shimla on a camping trip near Shimla. Participate in adventure activities like Burma Bridge, tree bridge and more. Sleep in deluxe tents pitched under a starry, night sky. Explore the forests and mountains of Shimla.

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13 - Solan

Solan is a town in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh and the district headquarters of Solan district. The largest municipal council of Himachal Pradesh, it is located 45.5 kilometres south of the state capital, Shimla, at an average elevation of 1,550 metres.

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14 - Kasauli

Kasauli is a cantonment and town, located in Solan district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. The cantonment was established by the British Raj in 1842 as a Colonial hill station, 77 km from Shimla, 65 km from Chandigarh, and 94 km from Ambala Cantt, an important railway junction of North India.

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16 - Viceregal Lodge & Botanical Gardens

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17 - Shimla Reserve Forest Sanctuary

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18 - Mohan Shakti National Heritage Park

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Himachai Pradesh is a is a state in the north surrounded by the Himalayas and also the residence of the Dalai Lama. The complicated topography of the mountain ranges makes this territory a superb region for hiking, climbing and skiing. In the North, the immense Tibetan plateau with its numerous lakes, Countless monasteries have been built on the slopes of the Himalayas. Born from the union of 31 principalities in 1948, Himachal Pradesh is, as its name suggests, the land of mountains. This region will delight the walkers, the inveterate trekkers, the adventure sports enthusiasts (skiing, rafting, climbing, cycling...) and the nature lovers. Its mild temperatures during the dry season months attract many travelers. Aware of the quality of life that Himachal offers, many westerners have chosen to live there, especially in Manali. Others come to meditate in Dharamsala, the city of exile of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Whatever the case, travelers are unanimous: it is impossible to resist the charm of Himachal, the hospitality of its inhabitants and the beauty of its landscapes. An unforgettable journey. Manali is the most touristy city in Himachal Pradesh. This small town with the air of an alpine ski resort is the capital of outdoor activities in the state. Skiing, trekking, climbing, paragliding, rafting... The capital of the Tibetan government in exile is actually called MacLeod Ganj but everyone knows it as Dharamsala. The city, a mecca of "hippie" tourism is a happy mix of Buddhist monks, Tibetans in exile, local Indians, families and Western travelers... At the dawn of its existence, independent India offered to the architect "Le Corbusier" the conception and the realization of Chandigarh, a new city intended to replace Lahore, the capital lost in the partition between India and Pakistan.Nearby, is the Rock Garden, a curious garden designed by the artist Nek Chand, made of stone sculptures and colors releasing a soul in the heart of this immense site













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