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  • Resorts in Manali includes Span Resort, Quality Inn River Country Resort, White Meadows Resort, Manuallaya Resort, Manali Inn, The Orchard Greens Resort, Solang Valley Resort and many more.

    So, you are searching for good Resorts to explore all the adventures it has lapped in itself. It is a very gorgeous place in the upper area of Himachal Pradesh. After unleashing your crazy self in this town which is painted with the colours of art, history, culture and wildness of nature, you deserve a cosy and comfy place to come back to.

    Manali has spectacular beauty and every resort toil to provide you with every possible opportunity to stay close to it. Some Manali Resorts like Urvashi’s Retreat go after giving you a vintage pinewood suite, whereas, Allure Grand Resort makes every effort to arrange every possible modern amenity to give you a luxurious feel.

    On the other hand, Larisa Mountain Resort endeavours to bring nature close to you by raising orchards and offering you cottages made in traditional style by stone and wood, yet not compromising with luxuriousness.

    Travelling to Manali for The First Time? These Travel Guides are Must Read:


    1) 
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    2) 
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    3) 
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  • 01Span Resort and Spa

    Span Resort and Spa
    Image Credit : spanresorts.com

    Span Resorts and Spa is a pristine luxury in the lap of the river Beas. It’s one of the best luxury resorts in Manali. Located at a distance of less than 14 km from Manali city it’s a magnificent woodland enclosed lodging destination on the rocky banks of the river away from the hub of tourist activity. Span Resorts defines the term “getaway” and is the perfect escape from the clamor of urban existence. 

    Visit Span resorts and ease into the intimacy of solitude. Vintage cottages, bordering river and sky scrapping hills portray an amazing landscape of the Hotel. 

    Despite the secluded feel it gives, Span Resorts offer their guests a plethora of facilities and recreational as well as adventure activities to choose from.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Luxury spa
    - Fishing
    - Trekking
    - Mountain climbing
    - Paragliding
    - River Rafting

    Address:
     14 mile, Badagran Bihal, Kullu Manali Highway, Katrain, Himachal Pradesh 175129

  • 02Quality Inn River Country Resort

    Quality Inn River Country Resort

    Located off the bustling Mall Road, River Country Resorts in Manali overlooks the river Beas amidst pine and cedar, offering you a grand getaway into the breezing valleys of Kullu Manali. As you enter the gates of the Resort, you are introduced to its exclusivity and class. 

    The ambience is one of the classic wooden cottages scattered into a community of its own Families, honeymoon couples and travellers will find it to be the ultimate refuge for luxury and comfort.

    A classic resort to spend some memorable moments in divine comfort, Quality Inn River Country Resort is located at the foothill of the great Himalayan ranges. This luxury destination is sited off the crowded main Mall Road, amidst the cedar and pine forest overlooking the famous Beas River. 

    Exotic interior and breathtaking riverside view reduce the stress of mundane lifestyle. One of the best honeymoon resorts in Manali, this magnificent suite can be an incredible choice for the family getaway and sporty travellers as well.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Sightseeing facilities
    - River Rafting
    - Trekking
    - Horse riding
    - Parasailing
    - Paragliding

    Address: N-H-21, Rangri, District Kullu, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

    Also, check out these romantic
    honeymoon packages of Manali to make your honeymoon a memorable one.

  • 03White Meadows Resort

    White Meadows Resort
    Image Credit : clubmahindra.com

    Being among the best resorts in Manali near river Beas, this gives you a  scenic view of the Himalayas and lush greens to give a feast to your eyes and soul.

    Elegant outside and luxurious inside, this resort strive to give you one of your best and memorable stays in the town. They have a very selected menu for which the raw items come from the backyard of the villagers itself.

    They also ake you to do different holiday activities like apple picking, yoga, skiing, and much more.

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -Spacious rooms
    -Spa
    -Restaurants
    -Bar
    -Gym
    -Billiard Lounge
    -WiFi
    -Play area 

    Address: Prini Village, Manali Naggar Highway, Kullu Distt., Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175131

  • 04Manuallaya Resort

    Manuallaya Resort

    Intensely enveloped surrounding with blankets of pristine white snow, adjoining mountains and exceptionally designed abode strive to make Hotel Manuallaya a perfect destination for newly married honeymoon couples. The view from here is awe-inspiring nestled between the Beas river on one side and pine trees and tiny fields on the other. Manuallaya is upscale and is another luxury resort in Manali.

    World-class banquet hall, mouth-watering dishes and astounding picturesque landscape will let you get a feel of the original Victorian lifestyle. Nearby attractions are Jana Falls, The Four Fountains Spa, Solang, Manikaran Gurudwara, and River Beas.

    Freebies include a breakfast buffet and parking. There are 3 restaurants and a cosy bar. Spa treatments are offered, and there's a sauna, steam room and hot tub, plus a fitness room. There's also an indoor ice rink, as well as badminton and squash courts, and table tennis.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Recreational indoor activities including a gym and an indoor skating rink
    - Spa with facilities like a sauna and Jacuzzi
    - Skiing
    - Trekking
    - Fishing
    - River crossing
    - Paragliding

    Address: Sunny Side, Chadiyari, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

    Also, check the affordable and 
    amazing Manali tour packages to make your trip a memorable and hustle free.

  • 05Manali Inn

    Manali Inn
    Image Credit : manaliinn.com

    An ultimate destination of divine pleasure and luxurious stay, Hotel Manali Inn can be the ideal destination if you’re looking for comfort and luxury. It’s one of the most famous luxury resorts in Manali, situated across the bank of Beas River, away from the noise and the disruption of the Mall Road. 

    The rooms at Manali Inn face picturesque views of the mystic Beas River, serene mountains, lush meadows, dense deodar and pine forests, cultivated step terraces, and fruit orchards.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Soul soothing Ayurvedic massage and spa treatments along with jacuzzi, steam, and sauna.
    - Video game parlour for kids
    - Fishing
    - Driftwood collecting
    - Gym

    Address: NH 21, Rangree, Near Indian Petrol Pump, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

    Also, check the 
    package for bike rentals in Manali and go to explore the beautiful places of Manali.

  • 06The Himalayan Resort and Spa

    The Himalayan Resort and Spa
    Image Credit : thehimalayan.com

    To let you feel the charm of living in the Victorian Era, The Himalayan Resort & Spa has designed its castle-like resort in Victorian Gothic Revival elegance at a height of 2003 m above sea-level. Advantageously placed amidst the cherry and apple orchards, this unique lodge will greet you with everything vintage and finest. 

    Located on the Hadimba Road of Manali, this magnificent abode combines opulence, elegance, and sophistication to create intimacy and warmth without any air of inauthenticity or artificialness, is a great place to visit in Kullu Manali.

    Passing through the flagstone-paved cul-de-sac, beyond urn-topped gateposts, you have crossed the threshold into the Victorian world of The Himalayan. The scorching and dusty Indian cities seem like a distant past. The Castle’s Gothic façade, with its battlements and buttresses, looms startlingly before you. 

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Angling
    - Camping
    - Canyoning
    - Jeep-safari
    - Mountain biking
    - Paragliding
    - Rock climbing
    - Skiing

    Address: Hadimba Road, Kullu Valley, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

  • 07The Orchard Greens

    The Orchard Greens

    Whether in terms of sophisticated architectural beauty or specialized pleasant services, excellent is the only appropriate adjective that can be used. Though location wise, it has resemblance with other modern resorts of Manali, but interior design and warmth of greetings set it apart from its competitors. 

    The sophisticated interior design of the guest rooms and mesmeric surrounding has helped it become one of the most sought-after hotels by honeymoon couples.

    Be it a family tour, corporate meeting or some other business deal arrangement, the hotel has exceptional facilities, majestic halls and excellent customer care facilities that can meet your requirements successfully. 

    The Orchard Greens has recently undergone several changes to its accommodation facilities among others to serve and cater to its guests need s better.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Bon Fire Facilities
    - Complete Audio facilities
    - DJ arrangements for Theme parties/Musical Nights
    - Folk artists/Magic Show arrangements
    - Paragliding
    - Trekking
    - Skiing 

    Address: Log Huts Area, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131
  • 08Solang Valley Resort

    Solang Valley Resort

    Overlooking the meandering Beas River and red apple and green pine forests, Solang Valley Resorts in Manali is heaven on earth. Escape the trappings of civilization by getting lost deep in the heart of the Himalayas. Nestled high up in the clouds, on the banks of the River Beas, far from the concrete jungle, a little paradise awaits you. 

    At 8500 ft above sea level, 8 km from Inter State Bus Terminus, the resort at Solang Valley allows you to experience nature in all her grandeur. 
    Set against the beautiful snow-capped mountains and dense forests where the night sky is so clear filled with stars it’s the perfect escape from city life.

    If you need a breather from mundane daily routines, Solang valley offers you comfort, luxury, adventure and spectacular views.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Multi-cuisine restaurant
    - Skating rink and Basketball courts
    - Paragliding
    - River Crossing
    - Skiing
    - Mountain biking and Snow scooters

    Address: Solang Valley, VPO Palchan, Manali, Kulu District, Burwa, Himachal Pradesh 175103

  • 09Manali Heights

    Manali Heights

    Situated at 6,930 feet in the magnificent Himalayas, Manali Heights is a fairytale luxury resort set along 500 years old Dhungiri forest, midst ancient Deodars, with pine forests and apple orchards.

    Located high above sea level on the lap of the gigantic Himalayas, the exotic Hotel Manali Heights attracts attention for its scenic beauty. Set amidst dense woods of 500 years old Dhungri Forest and magnificent deodars, the hotel can be an exotic retreat from bustling city life. 

    Get familiar with a never had before the experience of living amidst the exposed nature and get involved in spirited adventurous activities. Rejuvenate yourself by getting acquainted with the rich culture and cuisine of the hilly region. Manali Heights is a perfect base to explore the ancient architecture, vibrant culture and ancient monasteries of this world-famous destination. 

    Hotel Manali Heights caters and adheres to all your whims and fancies be it practicing the art of doing nothing or engaging yourself in a plethora of adventure and activities. 

    Activities and Amenities:

    - 3 restaurants
    - River crossing
    - Heli-skiing
    -Spa
    - Snow scootering
    Paragliding in the beautiful valley of Manali

    Address: Log Huts Area, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

  • 10Snow Valley Resort

    Snow Valley Resort
    Image Credit : www.snowvalleyresorts.com

    Snow Valley Resorts is an enchanting hideaway surrounded by the breathtaking snow-capped Himalayan Mountains and lush green pinewood forests against the picturesque town of Manali. The resort in the largest in the charming Log Hut area which is just 2 kilometres from the Manali bus stand and is surrounded by the vast expanse of the apple orchards and mainly offers wonderful fresh crisp clean air. 

    This warm welcoming retreat basks in the daytime sunshine and offers tasteful accommodation. Every single room opens towards snow-capped mountains, fruit orchards and abundant picturesque landscape of the Himalayan village. This resort is endorsed with local design and rich vibrant colours to make your most desired occasional Manali tour memorable.

    The resort facilities allow guests to dine in style overlooking fabulous landscapes at the Valley View Restaurant, The Orchard and The Terrace. Fun activities take place in the games room and the conference hall can host large events and meetings. Outside the resorts, there is a whole range of sports and adventure activities to join from River Rafting and Skiing to Gondola Rides.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Photography, car rental & travel counter
    - Free Wi-Fi Internet access
    - Games room
    - Conference hall
    - Disco and bar
    - Garden Courtyard
    - Souvenir shop

    Address: Log Hut Area, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

  • 11Sandhya Resorts

    Sandhya Resorts

    Absolutely detached from the chaotic humdrum of city life, Sandhya Resort is an exotic getaway destination. A part of Sandhya Group of Hotels, Sandhya Resort & Spa in Manali will welcome you with signature hospitality once you arrive there. 

    Being one of the quietest hotels in Manali, this resort offers deluxe to a luxury range of accommodation facilities to let you experience the authentic Himalayan holiday feeling. Excellent woodwork across the wall and railings, long stretches of balcony attached to the rooms and windows opening to the lush green forest offer a never had before feeling to the guests.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Discothèque
    - Recreation centre
    - Sauna Bath
    - Kerala Ayurvedic Spa
    - Swimming pool
    - Jacuzzi

    The resort authority can also organize outdoor activities like water rafting, snow skiing, mountain quad bike, zorbing, trekking, river crossing, and rappelling on demand.

    Address: Kanyal Rd, Rangri, Near Himkund Cottage, Simsa Village, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

  • 12Apple Country Resort

    Apple Country Resort
    Image Credit : applecountryresorts.com

    This 4-star resort in Manali set in the Himalayan Mountains is a gorgeous painted canvas of green and white soothing to one’s eyes. If you’re in the mood for a divine feel, the plentiful snowfall, coniferous trees, and crisp fresh air reverberating from the mountains offer just that. 

    Elegantly designed habitat along with the sweet smell of apples and hushed valleys invigorate the tourists to forget all the strains and tensions of city life. Relax in the reviving spa, stroll across the foothill of the mountains and enjoy the enchanting and quaint valley.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Spa
    - Mountain View rooms
    - Health club
    - Gym
    - Multi-cuisine restaurant
    - Shuttle service to travel to the city

    Address: Near Log Huts Area, District Kullu, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

  • 13River Crescent

    River Crescent

    The name itself reveals the secret of its exclusivity. The alluring music of the river flowing by and crispy mountain air bearing the sweet scent of apple orchards rejuvenate you leaving you with a feel good feeling. This one is among the top best resorts in Manali and is a must to visit.

    Hear the music of the river and feel the crisp mountain air mingling with the scent of apple orchards. With a range of activities like skiing, trekking, mountain biking and river rafting to choose from, your stay can be exciting. You can also just choose to marvel at the picture perfect resort and surroundings and be at peace with yourself. 

    We will pamper you with a pure vegetarian fare, as you appreciate nature in all its pristine glory. The aroma of freshly baked doughnuts & roasted coffee beans welcomes you to this special resort.

    Activities and Amenities:

    -Trekking
    -Mountain Biking
    -River Rafting
    -Pool Table
    -Indoor activities

    Address: 2558-1, VPO, NH 21, Kullu, Rangri, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

  • 14Banon Resorts

    Banon Resorts
    Image Credit : banonresorts.com

    Set amidst lush green valleys a breathtaking topography and misty mountains are this luxury resort in Manali. This mountain resort is set in a rustic stone building surrounded by lush vegetation. Banon has artistically built living spaces it’s spacious and is erected with impressively carved wooden walls and floor what keeps it’s guest warm. 

    The resort also has spacious rooms with vast balconies providing you with remarkable ventilation and gorgeous views. This resort with its cottage feel along with its modern facilities is the perfect destination for an exotic getaway.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Restaurant
    - The Café Mongolia Café
    - The Caverna Magic Bar
    - Trekking
    - Bonfire
    - Yoga & Meditation
    - Bird watching

    Address: New Hope Orchards, Circuit House Road, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

  • 15Citrus Manali Resort

    Citrus Manali Resort
    Image Credit : manaliresorts

    A short drive from Solang Valley brings you to another world full of surprises for your eyes. Citrus Manali nestled amidst the panoramic view of the snow clad mountains, gurgling Beas river, vast acres of orchards, deodar grooves and a lush valley promising to offer a soothing experience to its guests.

    Overlooking the undulating terrain of the vast Himalayan ranges and musical gushes of Beas River, Hotel Citrus Manali is the castle of calmness and serenity. 

    Located at a distance of only 5 km from the Manali Bus Stand, this hotel seems to be the abode of the aristocracy. Being one of the sprawling luxurious resorts in Manali, it features stunningly decorated interiors, riverside restaurants and outdoor terraces to savour the scintillating views.

    Activities and Amenities:

    - Gym
    - Spa
    - Fitness centre
    - Coffee shop
    - Bar

    Address: Kullu Manali, National Highway 3, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175143

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  • 16Sun Park Resort

    Sun Park Resort

    Set in the heart of the town, amidst the Alpine meadows and on the left bank of the river Beas making place among the best resorts in Manali near river, Sun Park Resort offers you luxuriously decorated woodsy-chic themed suites for all kind of your programs, which can either be single, honeymoon, family, friends or business.

    They can arrange your business meetings and gatherings with separate conference rooms with various seating capacity aligning with your needs along with providing a safe environment for your kids to enjoy fully as it is among the best resorts in Manali for family.

    Activities and Amenities:

    -Balcony
    -Game-room
    -Kid’s Playground
    -Roof-top eatery
    -Free-parking
    -Business Center
    -Fitness-center
    -Spa
    -Restaurants
    -Laundry
    -Wheel-chair accessible
    -Smoking-free property
    -Tennis Court
    -Hot-bath 

    Address: Naggar Road, Left Bank, Aleo, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175131

  • 17Urvashi’s Retreat

    Urvashi’s Retreat

    Urvashi’s Retreat is an actual vintage treat you can give to yourself and your loved ones. Located in the upper area of Manali it gives you the opportunity to choose between the Rohtang and Southside mountain view, scooching in among the best Manali Resorts.

    Besides having a signature concept and colour scheme, these pinewood panelled suites have exciting views from their windows and balconies. Not to forget that it is among the best resorts in Manali with swimming pool making its place among the best resorts in Manali for family.

    They try to bring you closer to nature as they already are, by having personal organic gardens where you can get organic apples, walnuts and strawberries, which are expected to bloom by next year, plus you can also buy home-made almond butter, banana jam and granola upon prior order.

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -Luxurious suites
    -Gourmet dining rooms
    -Spa and Sauna
    -Reservation for various activities in Manali
    -Swimming Pool

    Address: Shanag Road, P.O. Bahang, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175103

  • 18Amara Resorts

    Amara Resorts

    Amara Resort strives to provide a world-class hotel experience by offering you fully equipped rooms for double occupancy as well as two, three and four-bedroom cottages and is one of the best resorts in Manali with swimming pool.

    Located amidst orchards and fields, every balcony of the room is constructed in a way to make sure that they take you close to nature. Their restaurant serves fine mouth-watering cuisines to leave an imprint of quality on your tastebuds.

    Not quite far from the main town but far enough to give you a peaceful stay, Amara makes up as one of the best resorts in Manali for family.

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -Buffet at Multi-cuisine restaurant
    -Concierge
    -Pick and Drop
    -Currency exchange
    -Balcony
    -Free-WiFi
    -Minibars
    -Luggage Storage
    -Private site-out
    -Intercom
    -Swimming Pool

    Address: Dhamsu, P.O. Karjan Kullu-Naggar-Manali Road, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175136

  • 19Hotel Primo Resorts

    Hotel Primo Resorts

    Stylish and comfortable; these two words best describe what Hotel Primo Resorts brings to the table. Located two kilometers away from the center of the town; this place offers access to the center of the city, bubbling with life, allowing you to head out of your hotel practically any time you want.

    The elegant, well-equipped and spacious rooms come packed with facilities that will make for a memorable day and evening even if you decide to stay indoors.

    Location:
    Kanyal Hills, India, Kanyal Rd, Simsa Village, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131

    Amenities:
    Free parking, Restaurant, Breakfast included, Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)

    Price:
    Rs. 4,128 - Rs. 7,011

  • 20The Allure Grand

    The Allure Grand

    Located 4 KM away from Manali Road, Allure Grand is among contemporary hotels in all the Manali resorts. The cherry on the cake is that it is a riverside resort making its space in the best resorts in Manali near river.

    You get to see a picture-perfect view of the valley around the river from your balcony and not to miss the panoramic view of snow-capped mountains. If you are on your honeymoon then you make as their special guests and you will be offered with a package of sight-seeing in Manali. 

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -WiFi
    -Private Balcony with sit-out
    -Rain showers
    -Multi-cuisines Restaurant
    -Coffee shop
    -Conference Hall
    -Gym
    -Spa
    -Accommodation facility for drivers
    -Large-green Lawns
    -Private riverfront

    Address: Manali Rohtang Road, Bahang, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175103

  • 21Victory Resorts and Spa

    Victory Resorts and Spa

    Stationed very close to all the major spots you would want to hunt, Victory Resorts and Spa try hard to give you a perfect stay with providing you with all the modern conveniences. You have a wider range of room to choose from according to your needs and group size.

    Contemporarily designed rooms offer you superb sights to give your eyes a treat. They have beautiful gardens where you can order a cup of excellent coffee to enjoy the picture-perfect view nature has to offer.

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -Wide range of rooms
    -24 hours room service
    -WiFi
    -Laundry
    -Spa
    -Multi-Cuisine Restaurant
    -Garden and Lawn

    Address: Kanyal Road, Simsa, Manali, Distt. Kullu, Himachal Pradesh- 175131

  • 22Larisa Mountain Resort

    Larisa Mountain Resort

    Larisa is one of the best Manali resorts which offers you a memorable stay in cottages made of stone and wood. This is located in the heart of mountains surrounded by orchards of apple trees, flowers, vegetables, beans and herbs.

    This resort commits to bring you not only close but enclosed in nature. It also offers you a variety of authentic and divine cuisines and some exquisite alcohol to keep you warm and cheerful in the chilled times.

    They even seek to provide you with one of the best spas in Manali for your relaxation and luxurious experience.

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -Beautiful room
    -Excellent Cuisines
    -Bar
    -Spa
    -Barbeque
    -Orchard Tour
    -Private dining
    -Gardening
    -No Smoking Property
    -Luggage Storage Room

    Address: Kullu-Naggar-Manali Road, Haripur, Himachal Pradesh, 175136

  • 23Kalista Resort

    Kalista Resort
    Located in the quieter suburbs of the town is Kalista Resort. Situated on Burwa Road, the resort is only 3.2 kilometers away from the scenic Solang Valley. The resort has a beautiful lawn and a terrace from which you can spot the treetops during the day and gaze at the stars in the evening

    Amongst the facilities provided by the resort is an in-house restaurant that offers an excellent option for eating-in with its sumptuous dishes and an elaborate menu to choose from.

    Location:
    Burwa Road, Burwa, Himachal Pradesh 175131

    Amenities:
    Restaurant, Free High Speed Internet (WiFi), Concierge, Dry Cleaning, Laundry Service, Public Wifi, Wheelchair Access

    Price:
    Rs. 2,968 - Rs. 4,165
  • 24Whistling Pine Resorts & Spa

    Whistling Pine Resorts & Spa

    Whistling Pines Resort and Spa, Manali is another best among Manali Resorts with all the modern amenities you would require. They believe in bringing nature inside your rooms through the large windows and balconies attached to your suites rather than bringing you close to it.

    So get ready to enjoy the ravishing nature through your windows in the comfort of the plush beds they have to offer you along with excellent cuisines their restaurant have freshly prepared, just for you.

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -Room Service
    -Free Parking
    -Restaurants
    -Free WiFi
    -Family rooms
    -Kitchenette
    -Suites
    -Smoking Rooms available

    Address: Manali-Naggar Highway, Village Shuru, Near Shaminala Manali, Himachal Pradesh- 175143

  • 25Snowflakes Resort

    Snowflakes Resort

    Snowflakes Resort defines what luxury means. They have grand rooms to offer you, with perfect balconies to bestow you a marvellous view of steep mountains covered with snow and long stretched lush fields.

    Stationed quite far from noise and distraction, this place promises to give you an authentic experience. They strain to make your stay more comfortable and relaxing by providing you with tranquilizing spas and jacuzzi baths.

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -Mountain-view balcony
    -Free WiFi
    -Minibar
    -Jacuzzi in Honeymoon Suite
    -Multi-cuisine Restaurant
    -Conference Hall
    -Disco
    -Fun Zone and PLayroom
    -Ayurvedic Spa
    -Lawn
    -Open terrace
    -Driver Dormitory
    -Souvenir Shop

    Address: Naggar Road, Shuru, P.O. Prini, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175143

  • 26Ishaan Resorts

    Ishaan Resorts

    This is just perfect for that little treat to your tired self which needs a comfortable vacation wrapped in nature. Rooms are wooden finished with grand balconies and windows to watch on nature.

    The resort is located at walking distance to the Mall Manali which would ensure your access to fun within your comfort zone fulfilling the ultimate goal of the resort.

    Activities and Amenities:

    -Premium Suites
    -Restaurants
    -Travel desk
    -Conference Hall
    -Parking

    Address: Hadimba Temple Road, Opp. Circuit House Manali, Distt. Kullu, Himachal Pradesh, 175131

  • 27Signature Manaali

    Signature Manaali
    Signature Manaali, situated at 14 mile Bragaron, is a sophisticatedly designed resort which features double bedroom apartments. Surrounded by wildflowers that are in full bloom during the summer months and make for a stunning landscape, the resort is situated in a quiet and peaceful area.

    The amenities include a health club, a swimming pool for the warm summer afternoons, indoor games to keep you entertained, and bonfire to enjoy the chilly evenings.

    Location:
    Kullu Manali Road, NH-21, Himachal Pradesh 175131

    Amenities:
    Restaurant, Spa, Free High Speed Internet (WiFi), Fitness Centre with Gym, Pool, Airport transportation, Breakfast Available, Children’s Activities, Concierge, Conference Facilities, Dry Cleaning, Electric vehicle charging station, Laundry Service, Meeting rooms, Multilingual Staff, Public Wifi

    Price:
    Rs. 3,857 - Rs. 5,849
  • 28Sarthak Resort

    Sarthak Resort

    Holidays don’t necessarily have to break your wallet and that is why Sarthak Resorts in Manali offer the best of hospitality at the best of prices. Located in Khakhnal on the Manali Naggar Road, the resort is surrounded by stark beauty and offers rooms starting from a minimal price.

    Although it is kind to your pocket, the resort brings all the modern amenities with it.

    Location:
    Khakhnal, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175143

    Amenities:
    Restaurant, Free High Speed Internet (WiFi), Fitness Centre with Gym, Airport transportation, Business Centre with Internet Access, Children’s Activities, Conference Facilitie, Laundry Service, Meeting rooms

    Price:
    Rs. 2,000 onwards.

  • 29Anantmaya Resort

    Anantmaya Resort

    This resort feels no less than a homestay with beautifully designed cottages and a green lawn for you to enjoy nature in its lap. The exterior of this resort will take you to the English world and the interior looks no less cosy than your home.

    So you get a feeling of newness, yet not out of your comfort zone. They take care of your tired bodies after that long adventure with a great spa they have to provide you at the resort.

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -Spacious Rooms
    -WiFi
    -Mini Fridge
    -Personal Balconies with sit out furniture
    -Fine Dining
    -Relaxation and Fitness
    -Business Meetings

    Address: Naggar Road, Shuru, P.O. Prini, Distt. Kullu, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175143

  • 30Glacier Resorts

    Glacier Resorts

    This resort will give you that authentic hotel room feels which you want when you wish to be on a trip. It will also ensure you with all the comforts you would want when you are back from a hectic day of fulfilling your passion for novelty in places, people and food.

    Adding to that, the rooms are furnished with everything you need giving it a very cosy aura. The staff is always at your service to fulfil anything that you require. 

    Activities and Amenities:

    -WiFi
    -Restaurant
    -Security Guard
    -Car Rental
    -Gym and Health Club
    -Laundry Services
    -24-Hour Front Desk
    -Business Facilities
    -Parking
    -Airport Transfer

    Address: Hadimba Devi Road, Kullu, Siyal, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175131

  • 31Snow Touch Resort

    Snow Touch Resort
    With room rates starting from Rs. 2,445, Snow Touch Resorts are surely the place to be when looking for budget resorts in Manali. Located in Mahili, Patlikuhal on the Naggar Road, the resort is ideally located to allow you easy access to the town center without all the bustle of the city.

    The resort offers comfortable rooms and a plethora of activities to keep you entertained throughout your stay.

    Location:
    Mahili, Patlikuhal - Naggar Rd, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175129

    Amenities:
    Restaurant, Free High Speed Internet (WiFi), Fitness Centre with Gym, Airport transportation, Business Centre with Internet Access, Children’s Activities, Conference Facilities, Dry Cleaning, Laundry Service, Meeting rooms, Non-smoking hotel, Shuttle Bus Service, Wheelchair Access

    Price:
    Rs. 2,445 onwards.
  • 32Royal Park Resorts

    Royal Park Resorts

    It is one of the best resorts in Manali near river. You can watch the river Beas making its way in the foothills of the Himalayas right out of your window.

    It is located 2.5 KM from the Bus stand for you to experience hustle free stay and enjoy more time with yourself clocking at nature with excellent room service and mouth-watering delicacies.

    They always strive to provide you with personalised services so that they can make your stay memorable.

    Activities and Amenities:

    -Spacious rooms
    -Personal Balconies
    -Parking
    -Restaurant
    -Beautiful view
    -Room service
    -Gym
    -Doctor

    Address: Tehsil, Naggar Road, Aleo, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175131

  • 33The White Stone Resort

    The White Stone Resort

    This beautiful English styled resort is just 3 KM away from the town. Based in apple orchards, The White Stone Resorts is a very spacious property to help you give an excellent experience of nature.

    Its location is perfect to give you a stunning view of snow-clad mountains surrounded by tall cedar and pine trees to astound you, for what you came for.

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -Well furnished rooms
    -Free WiFi
    -Balcony
    -Mini-Bar
    -Jacuzzi
    -Multi-cuisine restaurant
    -Disco
    -Conference Hall
    -Fun Zone and Playroom
    -Health club and Ayurvedic Spa
    -Live music and traditional dance
    -Open Terrace
    -Souvenir Shop

    Address: Mahindra, Prini, Near Club, Naggar Road, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175131

  • 34Tall Tree Resort

    Tall Tree Resort
    Almost all of us want to sleep under the stars but not all of us feel comfortable camping in the wilds, with Tall Tree Resorts you can enjoy the beauty of sleeping in a tent or a pretty cottage minus all the inconvenience.

    The resort is situated in the heart of nature near the 15 Mile Bridge which is a 20 minute drive outside of Manali. The campsite is a ten minute walk away from the resort and offers luxury camping or glamping at its best.

    Location: 21, NH707, Haripur Tohana, Himachal Pradesh 175131

    Amenities:

    - Free Internet, 
    Restaurant, 
    - Airport transportation, 
    - Babysitting, 
    - Breakfast Available, 
    - Children’s Activities, 
    - Dry Cleaning, 
    - Laundry Service,
    - Pets Allowed, 
    - Public Wifi

    Price:
    Rs. 6,600 - Rs. 11,600

  • 35The Piccadilly Resort

    The Piccadilly Resort

    Being one of the best resorts in Manali with a swimming pool, The Piccadily strives to offer you a wide range of rooms with excellent services to relax your nerves and make them go crazy when required.

    Elegantly designed rooms have everything to give you vacation vibes. You will love their branded shower products in elegantly designed baths. They can even balm you in your business requirements by providing you well-equipped space for business gatherings.

    Activities and Amenities: 

    -WiFi
    -Free-Parking
    -TV
    -AC
    -Breakfast
    -Pool
    -Cafe
    -Multi-cuisine restaurant
    -Night club
    -Spa & Fitness
    -Disco
    -Recreations
    -Business rooms

    Address: The Piccadily, The Mall, Manali, Himachal Pradesh, 175131

Sightseeing in Manali

Adventure in Manali

Attractions in Manali

Trekking in Manali

Day outs in Manali

Nature and wildlife in Manali

Attractions

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Rohtang Pass

Rohtang Pass is quite famous among Ladakh travelers but the unpredictable avalanche and severe climatic conditions make it scary some times. Nonetheless, it had made adventure seekers’ tour of Ladakh mind-blowing. A high mountain pass at an elevation of 3978 meters above the sea level, Rohtang is just 51 km from Manali. It is a part of the proud Pir Panjal Range of the mighty Himalayas.

It acts as the connecting link between Kullu Valley and Lahaul and Spiti Valley. Being an ancient trade route, it was well maintained by the natives. The generic name of the pass suggests that either the pass was the oldest and the most used pass. With the increase of visitors every year, the fragile mountain ecology will be in threat, environmentalists worry.

But the exciting beauty of the mountain terrains seen from the top of the pass is indescribable and flamboyant. The Indian Government started building a tunnel which is 8.5 km long to bypass Rohtang pass in order to reduce the travel time and distance to Keylong, Lahaul and Spiti and Leh.

The tunnel promises to reduce the distance by 50 km and the time by five hours between the south and north faces of Rohtang pass. Currently, the time taken to ascend and descend the pass itself is 5-6 hours.

Height:
 Rohtang Pass is located at an altitude of 3978 meters above the sea level in the Pir Panjal Range of the Himalayas.

Location:
 The pass is located about 51 kms away from Manali and you can reach the pass if you take Leh- Manali Highway.

Best time to visit: 
The pass will be open from the months of May to October as the snow starts melting and the paths will be cleared.

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Zingzing Bar

A quintessential location and a high altitude roadside bar is Zingzing situated on the road from Manali to Leh. Travelers come here to refresh with a sip of coffee or to have food to energize the body and soul to resume their journey to Leh. The multi-purpose shacks can be availed to stay overnight as well.

A space where you will love to roll a joint and smoke it up to escape from the extreme cold. Located at an altitude of 4270 meters above the sea level, the place is recognized to be the most suitable one to take rest. Peaceful ambience and the silence prevailing would leave everyone addicted to it.

The fame of ZIngzing Bar was enhanced because of Baralacha La pass also; the starting point of Baralacha La, one of the most loved passes in Ladakh is Zingzing Bar. Thus it cannot be missed during one’s journey to Leh. The temperature level at the bar will be crazily as low as -2* Celsius and as you ascend from a different temperature from the base, chances to feel altitude sickness and fluctuations in the body are quite higher.

Height:
 The highest roadside bar in the world is located at an elevation of 4270 meters above the sea level before the steep Baralacha La roads starts.

Location:
 From Manali, Zingzing Bar is situated at a distance of 193 kms and a drive of about 3 hours will take you to the bar and from Leh it is about 337 kms away.

Best time to visit:
 Zingzing Bar is found the most scenic during the months of December, January and February when the winter hits at its peak. For those who are searching for peace over a joint, Zingzing bar during winter would be the best option.

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Baralacha La

A story says like this; there were two lovers in mythology, Chandra and Bhaga, one is the daughter of the Moon and the other one is the son of Sun God, respectively. To do their marriage, both of them climbed to the Baralacha La and from there, they started running in opposite directions.

Both of them found Tandi as their meeting point and thus their marriage became eternal. The factor made their love shine is Baralacha La pass, a high mountain pass in Zanskar Range that connects Lahaul in Himachal Pradesh and Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir.

In ancient times, Baralacha La was considered to be the main trade route. Near the pass, there is this emerald like the lake, the Suraj Tal which is the source of Bhaga River. The pass is situated at an altitude of 16040 feet and on this plateau, the famous mountain ranges such as Pir Panjal, Zanskar and the Great Himalayas come together to meet.

One who wishes to go to Leh through Leh-Manali highway has to cross this pass which hides plenty of adventure and thrill in it.

Height:
 Baralacha La is the most important pass as Khardung La and it is situated at an altitude of 16040 feet above the sea level.

Location:
 Baralacha La is located 73 kms away from Keylong on Manali-Leh road.

Best time to visit:
 The months of April to October are the best months to visit Baralacha La pass as the roads will be open because the snow melts. If you are going from Manali to Leh, then it is advisable that cross the pass before noon due to the melting of snow and creation of streams on the road

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Jispa

As a part of the adventure itineraries travelers follow on their tour of Ladakh, they will choose to halt in Jispa, a mesmerizing village 20 km north of Keylong and 7 km south of Darcha along the most explored Leh-Manali Highway and on the banks of Bhaga River. At a height of 3200 meters, Jipsa is located and it is the major village in Lahaul district.

In the backdrop, the lofty Himalayan Mountains create alluring images. There are 78 households in the village and the population is calculated as 332 including 235 males and 97 females. Travelers take a stopover here to stay one night during their travel to Leh. There are camping grounds and many other stay options. The village is occupied with a helipad, post office and a monastery.

The small houses shimmering in the multiple colours of nature would leave everyone stunned. Jispa is simply adorned by the rugged mountain terrains in the background and the village seems so small when you see it from a distance as the towering Himalayas play the dominant role.

Height:
 Jispa is located at an altitude of 3200 meters above sea level.

Location: 
Jispa Village is a main stop for Leh travelers and it is located 120 kms away from Manali. Keylong is in the north of Jispa about 20 km away and Darch is in the south about 7 km away. You can come to Jispa if you take the Manali-Leh Highway. The nearest airport to Jispa is Kullu that is situated at a distance of 180 kms.

Best time to visit:
 The peak tourist season is starting in May and continues till October. After that, the roads will be covered by heavy snowflakes.

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Kuthar Fort

Kuthar Fort is placed in the undying serenity of the Himalayas. The fort spans over an area of about 52.8 square kilometers and is located in the middle of the exotic background, pools as well as the beautiful gardens.

Location: Kuthar Fort is located at a small distance from both Arki and Subathu that are both an hour away from the Shimla airport, Jubbarhatti. Situated in Solan, the fort is one of the key attractions here.

Highlights: Some sectors of the forth are as old as 800 years however there are some new sectors that have been built and are a mere 8 decades old. Stretched in the large area of the region, there are a number of fresh-water springs flowing through here. It is surrounded by different picturesque locations such as the Gurkha Fort from Subathu, Kunihar, and Kasauli hill station.

Best Time: Open all year round.
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Darcha

Darcha is a recurring name when you pack your bags for Padum trek as it is the base camp for the moderate yet adventurous trek in the Lahaul region. Darcha is a small village on the bank of Bhaga River in Lahaul in Spiti Lahaul District in Himachal Pradesh situated at an elevation of 3360 meters. In the northernmost part of Himachal Pradesh along the Leh-Manali Highway is Darcha, a secluded permanent settlement.

Many have described the village as a “lonely cluster of dry stone huts and dingy tent camps”. The total population of the village is 298 among which 152 are men and 146 are women. Travelers going to Leh from Manali take an overnight stay at Darchu. The river nearby causes nature to be soft and calm especially at night so that the travelers would find better sleep during their tiresome journey.

The popular Padum trek ends at Darcha and there are many stalls and shops on the street to just relax and have food. The village is surrounded by Naggar Tehsil, Spiti Tehsil, Bharmour Teshil. The nearby cities to the village are Keylong, Dharamshala, Mandi, and Chamba. There is a check-point set up by the police to check the passport of all passing people and vehicles.

Height:
 Sarchu is located at an elevation of 3360 meters above sea level.

Location:
 Darch is on the border of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir. The nearest railway station is Shimla Railway station only that is 174 km away. Buses and jeeps would be available in plenty to reach Darcha.

Best time to go:
 Anytime is suitable to visit Darcha but during winter the cold climatic conditions may pose difficulty to stay there.

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Solang Valley

Located atop the Kullu Valley, the Solang Valley is ideal for adventure sports such as parachuting, skating, zorbing and paragliding. The slopes of this valley also provide ski lovers an ideal destination to enjoy this activity on a trip to Manali. During the summer months, the snow on these slopes evaporates, resulting in ideal ground for zorbing, where a person hurls down a slope in an indestructible bouncy ball.

Solang Valley is definitely a playground for people looking to lose themselves in an assortment of exciting activities. Be it a honeymoon vacation or a family outing, a thrilling and engaging experience is guaranteed.

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Bhrigu Lake

Also known as the ‘Pool of Gods’, Bhrigu Lake is a majestic an picturesque water body that is located at a distance of about 43km from the town of Manali. Each year, the lake attracts thousands of trekkers and visitors who come here to appreciate the serene, crystal clear blue pools of the lake as a part of their itinerary to visit Manali tourist places. 

Rising to a height of about 14,100ft it is located on the eastern courses of the Rohtang Pass. One of the many glacial lakes of the Kullu Valley, it makes up for being a perfect weekend outing on your next trip to Manali. 

 The lake is bordered by snowy peaks of the Himalayas on all sides and is a moderate to difficult trekking escapade.  Also nearby is the Nehru Kund, which is a natural water spring that is fed by the waters of the Bhrigu Lake and is truly picturesque. 

The trekking route to Bhrigu Lake starts either at the village of Gulaba or Vasishth Temple, either ways it perches you up at a height of almost 14000ft right on the second day, making it one of the most captivating treks of the Pir Panjal Ranges.  Locals of the village believe that this lake has been blessed by the sages and Gods which is why, it never freezes over completely even in the times of harsh winters.

Distance from Manali: 18 Kms

How to get there: Follow the Kullu-Naggar-Manali Road through the village of Gulaba

Best time to Visit: May to June 

Attractions/Activities: Trekking

Type of destination:  Trekking and religious

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The Castle Manali

Built in 1460 AD, the Naggar Castle has a unique architecture that comprises of stones and wood. About a century ago, this castle of Raja Sidh Singh of Kullu was converted into a rest house, and presently it is being taken care by the Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation.

In its rechristened avatar, the castle is now The Castle Heritage Hotel. Naggar Castle came into the limelight after a bollywood movie was shot here. A grand Tibetan carnival dance was shot here and hence this castle grew in touristic prominence.


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Van Vihar National Park

One of the most frequent places to visit in Manali, the Van Vihar National Park attracts visitors mainly because of its ideal location, which is bang on the Mall road in Manali. The park is a welcome respite from the crowds and the pollution with its tall and shady groves of Deodar, birch and pine. There are a number of wooden and concrete benches within the park, which provide rest, relaxation and recreation to its visitors.

Take off your shoes and take a leisurely walk across the garden paths of this wonderful haven of nature. You could also have fun cruising around in a boat that sails in the small pond within the vicinity of this park. Set amidst beautiful and verdant environs, the park is a perfect respite for anyone who chooses to visit it and makes up for a great place for a spontaneous picnic or simply a long walk!

Timing:

08:00 am – 07:00 pm (summer)

08:00 am – 05:00 pm (winter)

Entry Fee: 10 INR per Person

Photography Allowed: Yes

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Rahalla Falls

Cascading from a height of 8,500ft, the Rahalla or Rehala Falls as they are called as one of the most stunning natural places to visit in Manali. They are located at a distance of 16km from the town on the way to the Rohtang Pass and are must stop over on your way to visit this haven of snow. The falls are formed by glaciers as they melt on their way down from the mountains. It is one of the best places to enjoy photography or just sit peacefully by and admire the natural beauty. 

The more adventurous can go trekking up the mountains behind the waterfall cascades. The waterfalls are set amidst dense thickets of Deodar, birch and pine trees, making it one of the stunning places for photography. The sight of the place and the gentle rhythm of the falls gives instant peace and harmony to anybody who chooses to visit it.

Timing: The waterfalls are best visited in the months of March and November

Entry Fee: None

Photography Allowed: Yes

Missing

Krishna Bhavan Mandir

The Krishna Bhavan Mandir was built in the year 1926 and is beautifully made even though it is so old. Tourists love the place not only for the religious sentiments attached to it but also for the marvelous architecture of the place.

Location: It is located in the town of Kasauli and is one of the major religious destinations of the place.

Highlights: If you know a little about architecture you would easily recognize the mix of European and Indian style of architecture. But the temple is very famous for its church like shape and for the same reason is one of the most visited places by tourists. It is also known for the fairs held in the temple every year.

Best time to visit: The best time to visit the place is during summers as the atmosphere is quite pleasant and Kasauli is best visited during the months of March to May.
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Summer Hill

Summer Hill is an exceptionally beautiful tourist spot in Shimla. It is situated at an altitude of 1283 meters. The area is beautified by the serene beauty of quiet hills that give it a nice and breathtaking aura.

Location: Located on the way of Shimla to Kalka, Summer Hills is just about 5 km from the Ridge Road of Shimla. The place is surrounded by serene beauty of quiet hills, which give it a breathtaking aura.

Highlights: This is an ideal place for those who wish to take a leisurely walk amidst the tranquillity of Mother Nature. The hilly trees of pine and deodar add to the beauty of the place. Snow clad mountains make it an ideal romantic gateway.

Best Time to visit: Summer Hill is open all round the year courtesy its pleasant climate. However, the best time to visit the place is during winters when the weather is cool and humid.
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Manali Winter Carnival

Each time around the dawn of New Year, Himachal Pradesh gets ready to welcome the oncoming year with aplomb and festivities and makes up for one of the most exciting Manali tourist places.  The festival is called Himachal Winter Carnival and it is surely one of the most unique and exciting cultural experiences.

The tradition of celebrating the festival goes way back to 1977, and over the passing years the festival has assumed a bigger and more glorious role and look. The Himachal Winter Carnival, that once promoted the culture of the hills with folk dances and music; has now become varied as other activities like Bazaar, Street plays, band competitions and food festivals have been added. 

Usually celebrated on the mall road, which is one of the busiest areas of Manali, it is surely a festival that cannot be missed. You will get to see colourful dancers, upbeat music of the hills, yummy food and most of all get to know what the pulse of the people of Manali really is!

Ideal dates to travel: Jan 02 - Jan 06, 2016            

Attractions: Cultural extravaganza           

Activities:

-Folk Dances

-Music

-Bazaars

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Manu Temple

Located in the Old Manali region, you can reach this temple through the road that passes through the Manali Community Center. Dedicated to the Indian sage Manu, this temple is the only temple on this planet that is dedicated to this sage. Thus it makes to be one of the most sacred pilgrimages for the devotees of this saint.

Built with wood and stone, the temple offers exotic views of the Beas River and magnificent hills. In front of the temple, a huge cascade enhances the aesthetics of this resplendent temple. A visit to this sacred temple in an important part of the Manali tour packages.


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Chadwick Waterfall

The clear waters of the Chadwick Waterfall cascade deep down a gorge at a height of approximately 86 m. What amplifies the beauty of the place is the surrounding hills as well as the thick green trees of Pine and Deodar. After you have had a hectic travel schedule exploring the entire Shimla, you can come back here and unwind. This place will give you ample ‘me’ time.
  
Location: Chadwick Waterfall is situated within the dense and the very beautiful Glen Forest. This waterfall lies at a distance of about 7 km from Shimla and about 4 km from Summer Hill.

Highlights: The place was originally famous as the ‘Chidku Jhaar’ where Jhaar stands for waterfall and in the local dialet ‘Chidku’ means the bird. It is so called because the waterfall is at such a height that only a bird can reach to the top. Britishers gave it the name ‘Chadwick Falls’.

Best Time: Can be visited anytime of the year but it is advised to go there in a group.

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  • Q. Which are the best places to visit in Manali with family?

    Tourist places in Manali never cease to amaze with their picturesque serenity and the wonderful charm typical of mountain regions. Click here to check out the places to visit in Manali.

    1. Hidimba Devi Temple  (This ancient 15th-century temple, is dedicated to Goddess Hidimba who was the wife of Bheem, one of the Pandavas)
    2. Solang Valley (The elevation of Solang Valley is such that it offers a perfect place to play in the snow and go skiing on the slopes)
    3. Rohtang Pass (You will see panoramic views of snow-capped mountains and flower-covered patches all around)
    4. Manu Temple ( the views of tall hills blanketed with lush green forests this temple offers make spectators gasp for breath)
    5. Old Manali (The idyllic village setting will make you feel like you have walked into the happy and hippie 1960s)
    6. Manali Sanctuary (See dense thickets of trees like poplar, willows, horse chestnut, deodars, and thickets of blazing red rhododendrons)

  • Q. Where can I get best offers on trekking in Manali?

    Manali is probably the first city that comes into the minds of amateurs and pros alike when it comes to trekking. Click here to see the list of best treks in Manali with upto 30% Off.

    1. Hampta Pass Trek at Flat 30% Off
    2. Bhrigu Lake Trek at Flat 18% Off
    3. Beas Kund Trek at Flat 15% Off
    4. Kheerganga Trek With Camping at Flat 13% Off

  • Q. Which are the top things to do in Manali with best discounts?

    Manali is a true paradise for those who wish to get close to the magical snowy hills, With a vast bucket of things to do in Manali, a trip to this alluring hillock will definitely be a memorable one.

    1. Downhill Cycling In Manali Flat 23% Off
    2. Paragliding In Kullu Manali, Flat 13% Off
    3. Adventure Camp In Manali With Rafting, Flat 17% Off
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  • Q. What is the price range of Resorts in Manali?

    If you are seeking for a pocket-friendly vacation, then Manali will be the ideal destination to head to. Here, you can save up a lot on accommodation and there are plenty of resorts that will offer you a comfortable stay at affordable rates.

    From luxurious resorts to homestays, the prices range from Rs 1000 to Rs 5000. Depending upon the season of your visit, the prices may vary. Book yourselves in advance as a memorable vacation awaits you.

  • Q. Which is a better place to stay Kullu or Manali?

    If you are seeking for a reposeful stay amidst cool surroundings, then Manali will be a better choice than Kullu. With warmer temperatures, Kullu happens to be more populated and is a hub thriving with daily chores of life. Manali, however is preferred by those wanting to get away from the city’s din.

    You will get budget hotels in both places, so worry not about your accommodation. Manali will please you with its stunning scenery while Kullu harboring many tourist spots can be easily accessible.

  • Q. Which is the best time to visit Manali?

    Manali attracts tourists from far and wide all year round. However, it is advisable for tourists to keep away during the monsoon seasons due to the occurrence of landslides. If you want to enjoy the chilling winter and experience a fresh snowfall, then November to February is the ideal time to visit the place.

    Adventure seekers can head towards the place during the warmer months and indulge in thrilling activities like paragliding, river rafting, and others. If your visit is scheduled between March to June, then a pleasurable holiday awaits you.

  • Q. Which are the popular luxury resorts in Manali?

    If you are planning for a luxurious vacation, then Manali has some popular 5-star resorts where you can check-in for your sojourn. The Himalayan resort, Urvashi’s Retreat, La Ri Sa, Rock Manali Hotel and Spa, Manu Allaya Resort are some of the places that will offer you an enjoyable stay. Seated amidst the scenic surroundings, these resorts are packed with modern amenities and 24*7 room service where you can pamper yourself with exotic massage therapies and indulge in recreational activities.

  • Q. Which are the top budget resorts in Manali for stay?

    Manali has a wide range of budget hotels where you can look forward to a comfortable stay. Manali Castle, Hotel Crystal, Sun Park Resort Manali, Silmog Garden are some of the pocket-friendly resorts where you can check-in with your family. You will find hotels within affordable price ranges offering a splendid stay.

  • Q. How many days should I spend in Manali?

    If you are wondering about your span of stay in Manali, then within 3 to 4 days you can cover the popular tourist spots and also indulge in some adventure activities. Sight-seeing will not take much time as the famous sites are Hidimba Devi Temple, Manali Sanctuary, Jogini Falls, Tibetian Monastery and some others. Wrapping up with these places within a day or two, head for the spectacular Rohtang Pass.

    There will be plenty of time left for some shopping and you can also take a leisurely stroll around the Mall Road. Adventure junkies can embark on the Hampta Pass trek or try some river rafting or paragliding.

  • Q. What is there to do in Manali at night?

    After an eventful day at Manali, you can simply walk into a cafe or a restaurant and relax for a while. Enjoy some lip-smacking local cuisines, sip some luscious drinks and enjoy the intrinsic aura of the buzzing nightlife. For a unique experience, you can indulge in night camping.

    Along with your mates, you can set up a tent, lit a bonfire and spend a memorable night gazing at the starry night and enjoying the chilly winds.