Touch-icon-iphone-76x76

DownloadThrillophiliaApp

Book Tour and Activities on the Go!

X
Camping, Rafting And Adventure Activities At Manali

Camping, Rafting And Adventure Activities At Manali

5.0 566 Reviews
1599
Camping in Sethan, Manali Flat 30% off

Camping in Sethan, Manali Flat 30% off

5.0 165 Reviews
2400
Luxurious Stay at Heritage Villa in Manali Flat 30% Off

Luxurious Stay at Heritage Villa in Manali Flat 30% Off

5.0 119 Reviews
2300
Adventure Camp in Manali With Rafting, Flat 17% Off

Adventure Camp in Manali With Rafting, Flat 17% Off

5.0 176 Reviews
1567
Gateway to Luxurious Villa in Manali Flat 26% Off

Gateway to Luxurious Villa in Manali Flat 26% Off

5.0 116 Reviews
3358
2 Days 1 Night Camping in Bir Billing Flat 40% Off

2 Days 1 Night Camping in Bir Billing Flat 40% Off

5.0 143 Reviews
1250
Getaway in Bhimtal Resort Flat 34% Off

Getaway in Bhimtal Resort Flat 34% Off

5.0 127 Reviews
2934 1934
Kheerganga Trek with Camping Book @ 1111 Only!

Kheerganga Trek with Camping Book @ 1111 Only!

5.0 678 Reviews
1337
Triund Trekking and Camping @910 Only

Triund Trekking and Camping @910 Only

5.0 2010 Reviews
1677
Kheerganga Trek And Camping In Kasol Flat 20% Off

Kheerganga Trek And Camping In Kasol Flat 20% Off

5.0 372 Reviews
3074
Tosh Valley Trek 2019, Himachal | Book @ ₹1180 Only!

Tosh Valley Trek 2019, Himachal | Book @ ₹1180 Only!

5.0 752 Reviews
1737
2n/3d Bir Billing Winter Trek with Paragliding

2n/3d Bir Billing Winter Trek with Paragliding

4.0 38 Reviews
4150
3d/2n Kasol Winter Trek

3d/2n Kasol Winter Trek

4.0 37 Reviews
4650
Experience Winter Trek in Himalaya, Manali For 3d/2n

Experience Winter Trek in Himalaya, Manali For 3d/2n

4.0 41 Reviews
4650
  • Tucked in the mountains of Himachal Pradesh, this quaint hill hamlet is just 2 hours away from Shimla. Staying at one of the luxurious resorts in Chail has become a part of the travel itinerary for people who want to get away from the more touristy and crowded Shimla. Chail is also frequented by hikers as it offers wonderful views and trek opportunities of lower Himalayas from Junga, Kufri, and Solan. Many Eco camps are also held here making camping one of the sought after activity for enthusiasts.

    Chail resorts
    offer serenity and tranquility with luxury and comfort to the people. Most of the resorts are built in picturesque surroundings and boast good view of the mountains. The accommodations are tent styled, cottages or rooms depending on the preferences of travelers. Apart from comfort of climate controlled and fully equipped rooms, the resorts host a variety of indoor, outdoor and adventure  activities.

    Here are some of the best resorts in Chail:

  • 01Treehouse Chail Villas

    Treehouse Chail Villas

    Amongst the best resorts in Chail, The Treehouse Chail Villas offer spacious cottage style rooms, nestled in the hills, with picture-perfect views of Shimla and Kasauli. It offers a multitude of in-house activities and outdoor adventures for both couples and family.  

    Activities and amenities-
    The rooms are meticulously furnished with luxury bed and linens, electric kettle mini bar heating system and essential toiletries. The property has an in house Swimming Pool, spa,  kids play area, library and conference room. Freshly seared BBQ, Mouthwatering delicacies and refreshing drinks are served in the resort restaurant.

    Guests can visit the places like Chail Sanctuary and Kufri and Jakhu temple during their stay here.

    Location-
    Hill Top, Village Maujaha Bhalawag Pargana, Bhalawag Pargana, Jahi, Chail .Treehouse Chail villas is 35 km from Kandaghat railways station, is 35 km, 40 km from Shimla 115kms from Chandigarh

    Price-
     Starting from 4000/night.

  • 02Tarika’s Jungle Retreat

    Tarika’s Jungle Retreat

    Amidst the thick forests, deep gorges, and snow-covered mountains, the cottages of  "Tarika"s Jungle Retreat" are meticulously built. Ranked as a four-star property amongst the resorts in Chail, it has rooms furnished in contemporary style with spectacular views.

    Activities and amenities- Various outdoor activities like sunset golfing, river rafting and mountain trekking can be experienced during the stay at the resort. The resort has an outdoor swimming pool,  a dome-shaped gym, games room, and a business center for guests to enjoy.

    Ayurvedic relaxing massages are featured at the Jungle Spa. Indian Food is served the “Jungle main Mangal” restaurant while Tarik-e Jhaokha serves fusion cuisine. Chail wildlife sanctuary, Cricket Ground and Siddh Baba Ka Mandir are a must see during the stay.

    Location-
    Chail Blossom, P.O., Chail, Te- Kandaghat, Dist. Solan. 
    Kandaghat rail head is 75 km and Shogi station is 50 km from the property. The airport of Shimla is 45 km.

    Price-
     Starting from 8500/ night.

  • 03Rashi Resorts

    Rashi Resorts

    This relaxed resort in Chail is a retreat in the mountains having a total of 14 rooms. Few of them are built like huts and swiss tents while the rest are categorized as deluxe and super deluxe. The super deluxe rooms have an amazing view of the mountains.

    Activities and amenities- Attention has been paid in detail to make the rooms cozy and comfortable.Room heaters are available for an extra cost while cable TV,  hot and cold water and safe deposit lockers are provided in every room.

    Some rooms also have balconies. Play Room, transport facility, and  business Centre are some of the facilities provided in-house. Cricket stadium, Siddh Baba ka, and Chail sanctuary are must-visit places around here.

    Location-
    Village mini po Chail teh.Kandhaghat Distt. Solan .The hotel is located 2 km from Chail bus station, 27 km from the railway station of Kandaghat and 45 km away from Shimla.

    Price- 2500/ night.

  • 04Chail Palace

    Chail Palace
    This palace is built by  Maharaja of Chail himself and is a popular attraction on its own for the tourists. Not only it is regal and royal but also has spectacular views. Suites, rooms, and cottages of the resort, cater to the needs of all kinds of visitors.

    Activities and amenities-
    The spacious rooms are sumptuously furnished with ornate and antique furniture. The rooms have an inbuilt fireplace and attached bathrooms with luxurious bathtub. Well-manicured lawns, badminton and tennis courts, and a park are part of the property.

    A myriad of beverages and cuisine is served in its Bar & Restaurant. Siddh Baba Ka Mandir,  cricket ground,  wildlife sanctuary,  adventure, and fishing are some outdoor activities hosted around the property.

    Location-
     The Palace Rd, Chail, Himachal Pradesh. Distance from Shimla is 45 km and Kalka is 86 km away. 

    Price-
    3500/ night.
  • 05Ekant Retreat Resort

    Ekant Retreat Resort

    Ekant retreat offers its visitors an opportunity to rejuvenate in the lush, beautiful lap of nature with comfort, at an affordable rate. As the name suggests the property is a haven of peace and tranquil.

    Activities and amenities- Equipped with all the necessities to ensure a pleasant and comfortable stay, it features well-kept rooms with attached toilets.  Facilities like front desk, restaurant, Indoor Games Basketball Court, and Pool Table are provided to make your stay more than perfect.

    Guests can explore places such as Jakhu temple, Tara Devi Mandir, Mall road etc., which lie near the hotel. Shopaholics can also indulge in a shopping spree at nearby shopping places.

    Location-
    Village: Mihani, Post Office: Chail. Shimla airport is 58 km and Kandaghat is 27 km from the resort.

    Price-
    4000/ night.

  • 06Fernhill Resort

    Fernhill Resort

    Snowcapped mountains, pristine surroundings, and complete solitude are what Fern Hill resort aims to give. Owing to its location, luxurious accommodation and tranquil surrounding this property is a sought after option amongst the resorts in Chail.

    Activities and amenities-
    The rooms of the resort are divided into two categories, Deluxe Room and Valley View Room. Hot and cold water, fresh sheets, clean beds are the basic amenities provided in each room. Open terrace,  garden, conference room, disco,  indoor games and nature walk in the property will make the most of your stay here.

    Other amenities include yoga and meditation classes and massage services. Attractions to cover nearby are Kali ka tibba,  Chail wildlife sanctuary, Shimla mall, Christ church, and Jakhu temple.

    Location-
    Fernhill Resort , Village Kano , Chail - Gaura Road .The Resort is 50 km from Shimla and 30 km from Kandaghat.

    Price-
    2900/ night

  • 07United 21 Resorts and Hotel

    United 21 Resorts and Hotel

    Featuring traditional decor and colorful rooms this mountainside resort has a view of the valley and forests. The rooms are comfortable and some of them offer loft style sleeping areas and separate living rooms.

    Activities and amenities- All rooms are equipped with cable television, intercom, tea/coffee maker, sofa unit and fireplace.

    The hotel offers facilities like a taxi, airport transfer, laundry, Conference hall and games room. Ridge, summer hill, Kufri, Kali Bari temple and Jakhu temple are some of the attractions to be visited nearby.

    Location-
    Village Jungle Bhalawag, Kufri - Chail Rd, Junga. A 107 km from Chandigarh   

    Price- 3500/ night

  • 08Cedar Heights Resorts

    Cedar Heights Resorts
    Set on a hillside, developed as an exclusive holiday resort, this place caters to long- term stays at an affordable price. It has cottages and suites set in an idyllic serene environment providing all the basic amenities for a staycation.

    Activities and amenities-
    Featuring simple furnishings and added sitting areas, rooms are designed keeping families in mind staying for a longer duration.

    Other amenities consist of a kids' playground, a modest restaurant,  a high ropes course, and hiking trails. Bonfires can be arranged on payment basis. Visiting  Kufri Fun World amusement park 18 km away from the resort is worth it.

    Location-
    Village Koti Kufri-Chail Road.This relaxed resort is 40 km from Kandaghat and 32 km from Shimla on NH5.

    Price-
    1000/ night
  • 09Mint Tarika Resort

    Mint Tarika Resort

    Surrounded at 7000 ft by the best of Himachal views, with 66 cottages as accommodations, this resort is built like an oasis. The dome-shaped, glass-walled reception is a unique feature of the property.

    Activities and amenities-
    Chic and modern rooms house all the necessities to make the stay comfortable. The premise has a pool and wellness center for relaxing massages and steam and sauna to rejuvenate the body.

    Various outdoor activities are a part of the resort premise like badminton, tennis, walking and hiking trails. One can enjoy fresh BBQ at the garden for an additional charge.

    Location-
    Chail-Blossom, Tehsil Kandaghat, District Solan, Chail. Shimla airport is 50kms from the property and Kandaghat railway station is 30 km.

    Price-
    4000/ night.

  • 10Little Heart Resort

    Little Heart Resort

    One of the newly built resorts in Chail has world-class facilitates. Situated in the proximity of Shimla, Kufri, and Chail the resort has become a hotspot for tourists. It offers 6 deluxe rooms, 9 deluxe tents & 3 luxury cottages, wherein guests can choose to stay as an adventure or a luxury trip.

    Activities and amenities-
    Conference Hall, Covered dining area, and banquets are part of the property.

    An outdoorsy evening with bonfire and music can be enjoyed by the visitors. Camp games, trekking, bird watching, gun shooting, rappelling are different activities one can participate for fun and adventure while staying here.

    Location-
    Kandaghat-Chail-Kufri Rd, Chail. 39 km from Kandaghat, 40 km from Shimla.

    Price-
    3500/ night

  • 11Maple Resort

    Maple Resort

    Eponymously surrounded by maple and oak trees, the lush valley as the vantage point and an inbuilt waterfall, this Chail resort is an oasis for city dwellers seeking beyond mundane.

    Activities and amenities-
    Creatively decorated rooms have the comfort of a plush bed, flat screen tv, heating, and free toiletries. There is a kids club housing a wide range of indoor & outdoor activities like chess, carrom, badminton, and cricket.

    One can enjoy a long walk, trekking, and bonfire. Various tongue tickling dished are served in the restaurant of the resort. Chail Palace,  Kali Mata Temple, and Sadhupul are few noteworthy places to visit from here.

    Location- 
    Village Dunu, 173515 Chail, India. The property is  45km away from Shimla, 35 km away from Solan.

    Price-
     Starting from 4500/night.

  • 12Vue Magique Resorts and Camps

    Vue Magique Resorts and Camps

    Looking for distant heaven surrounded by green trees and majestic mountains, then look no further than Vue Magique resort and Camps to will fulfill your needs.

    The resort Vue Magique has all the facilities needed for a memorable trip. It offers world-class hospitality and thoughtful accommodations comprising of rooms and cottages

    Activities and amenities-
    Laundry, pool, games, jacuzzi, Wi-Fi and a telescope for star gazing.  Savor Indian continental and Chinese food in its multi-cuisine restaurant. Visit Cricket stadium, Jakhu temple, and wildlife sanctuary during your stay here.

    Location-
    Chail Kufri Road, Alampur, Janedghat, Shimla. The Resort is 35 km from Shimla and 34 km from Kandaghat.

    Price-
    3500/ night

Adventure in Chail

Attractions in Chail

Trekking in Chail

Day outs in Chail

Camping in Chail

Attractions

1466405765_things_to_do_in_mcleodganj_-_dharamsala_sightseeing_dharamsala_war_memorial.jpg.jpg

Dharamsala War Memorial

Located at the entry to Dharamsala town, the Dharamsala War Memorial is a memorial constructed to honor the brave men and women who died in service to our country post Independence. The memorial is located amidst beautiful scenery and is a monument that represents bravery and sacrifice. 

The monument has the names of all the soldiers and martyrs, who died in the 1947-48, 1962, 1965, and 1971 war and peacekeeping missions. This is a structure that holds much importance. The sacrifices of soldiers are often forgotten in popular media and structures such as these remind and inspire one to remember and keep fighting the good fight. When here, do keep this in your list of things to do in Dharamsala.

Best time to visit: All throughout the year.

1466405208_23539668160_9c971a291e_b.jpg

Mani Lhakhang Stupa

Mani Lhakhang Stupa is located in Uprali Barol, approximately 5 kilometres from Dharamsala city. This Stupa is also known as the prayer wheels monastery. It was constructed in 2001 under instructions from Dalai Lama as part of 5 small stupas that could survive a natural calamity. 

This beautiful Stupa houses a gold plated statue of the Buddha in his signature lotus position. The Stupa has a lot of prayer wheels that you can spin for good luck. It is easy to get to from Dharamsala as you can get a lot of transportation to this place. In the evenings, one can indulge your senses in the hymns sung by the monks that are sure to make you want to come back here time and again. 

Best time to visit: All throughout the year.

1466519065_6207211394_f17c7684d9_b.jpg

Palace Hotel

Built and previously owned by Bhupinder Singh, Maharaja of Patiala in 1891 and later purchased by heritage hotels, The Palace Hotel, Chail claims to be one of the finest Heritage Hotels and rose to fame with it’s sprawling landscape of around 75 acres of land standing at an epitome of old-time elegance and beauty.

Indulge in antique charm at this stunning destination set amidst abundant greenery and panoramic views of beautiful landscapes surrounding it along with a serene atmosphere.

Stay at The Palace Hotel in Chail or definitely squeeze in a visit to this destination while it takes you back in time. Each guest room has antique furniture, period interior, wall-to-wall carpeting and a charming fireplace to keep you warm. Don’t be fooled by the quaint antiqueness of the palace as this hotel is equipped with every modern amenity that can come to your mind catering to all your whims and fancies.

Facilities: Facilities include an amazing open air cafe; Cafe Palace, Kings Dining a multi cuisine restaurants with ornate decor, an all purpose gift shop, a sprawling lawn tennis court, Billiards room, Badminton court and a charming children's park.

Approximate Price: Pricing per room ranges from 2400 INR onwards. 

1466408773_things_to_do_in_mcleodganj_-_tea_gardens.jpg.jpg

Tea Gardens

Tea is the second most consumed beverage in the world after water. Almost 80% of the world’s population consumes tea and India is the second largest producer of tea in the world with a whooping 900,094 tonnes of tea produced per year.

In Dharamsala, one can visit the tea plantations on the Dharamsala-McLeod Ganj road. While not as big as the plantations in Assam or the North East states, the plantations are large enough to keep one engaged for a couple of hours. The plantation mostly caters to local export i.e. consumption within the Indian Peninsula.  The aromatic mist of tea along with the greenery all around is sufficient to mesmerize and should be on your list of things to do in Dharamsala. 

Best time to visit: All throughout the year.

1466404542_jwalamukhi_temple_kangra__himachal_pradesh..jpg

Jwalamukhi Devi Temple

Jwalamukhi Devi Temple is located in Jwalamukhi town, approximately 55 kilometers from Dharamsala in Kangra district. It’s dedicated to Jwala, a Hindu Goddess associated with fire and burning gas. The temple was built by Raja Bhumi Chand Katoch and is another monument in Dharamsala that traces its origins to the Mahabharata era.

The most unique part about this temple is that there is no deity inside the temple. Instead, the flames that emanate from within the rocks through fissures in the ground are worshipped as they are considered to be the Goddess manifesting herself. The temple is identified as one of the 52 Shakti Peethas from Hindu mythology and is a revered religious site that attracts thousands of pilgrims every year.

Best time to visit: All throughout the year.

Missing

Sherbling Monastery

Sherbling Monastery is located in Keori, Himachal Pradesh approximately 60 kilometers from Dharamsala. It was established in 1975 in a space in a protected pine forest by the 12th Kenting Tai Situpa’s disciples. The monastery has been constructed in typical Tibetan architectural senses and uses the ancient sciences of geomancy. 

There is room for 500 monks inside the monastery and it has a lot of shrine rooms and halls for meditation and worshipping purposes. It’s an important structure in Tibetan Buddhist practices and has a large number of followers and pilgrims visiting this structure every day. The monastery is the holy abode of Tai Siti Rimpoche, a much respected figure in the Buddhist sect. The monastery will fill one with a lot of peace and introspection amidst the tranquility and serenity inside.

Best time to visit: All throughout the year.

1462802303_5711410538_175b800c30_b.jpg

Manjathal Sanctuary

Manjathal Sanctuary is famous for its rich wildlife as well as the vivid flora. Rich biodiversity of the Manjathal Sanctuary is a paradise for all the wildlife enthusiasts. In order to preserve the natural beauty of the place, there are no resorts or hotels constructed here in this region. It is an exciting place for kids since they can enjoy camping here.

Location: Placed beautifully in the lap of Himalayan terrains, the Manjathal Sanctuary is situated on the Shimla-Bilaspur Highway at Solan district (Shimla).

Highlights: This sanctuary attracts a number of nature lovers from across the country and is a home to several endangered animal species. One amongst them is the Goral that is a distinct type of mountain goat as well as the Cheer Pheasant that is believed to be vulnerable by the International Union of Conservation of Nature.

Best Time: The best time to visit the Manjathal Sanctuary is during winters.

Ask a Question

Ask Question