Honeymoon In Himachal: Places That Add Sparkle To Your Trip
Himachal Pradesh! A word every guy/girl wants on his/her travel diary.
It has beautiful hilltops, wrapped in green, beautiful blanket with views to mesmerize anyone. But is Himachal Pradesh really just that?
Himachal Pradesh is not just another tourist spot known for hills, it’s a romantic movie’s dream destination, it’s a place where couples come to relieve that office tension, it’s a place even God admires for the beauty it reflects, the peace it provides, the purity it provides to withered souls!
Himachal Pradesh has many romantic getaway locations that you probably won’t be able to visit each of them, where we help you in visiting some of those locations handpicked by us for the reasons mentioned below:
Mashobra – Heart of the Hills
Mashobra is a town in Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh. It is connected to the state capital Shimla through the historic Hindustan–Tibet Road built by Lord Dalhousie in 1850. Mashobra is a lush green expanse in Himachal Pradesh, tucked away at a height of about 7700 feet, ensuring minimal human obstruction in the course of nature to provide you with the most pure and liberating experience of your lifetime. A large number of adventure and leisure activities like rafting, paragliding, rock climbing, trekking, birdwatching, river rafting and more such things to do in Mashobra, Himachal Pradesh, lure travelers to this quaint hilly getaway. Mashobra is also known as “Quieter Shimla” among tourists.
Naldehra – A Paradise in the Hills
The hill station of Naldehra welcomes with its breathtaking panorama and marvelous golf course those who would love to spend time amidst this pristine tourist destination in Himachal Pradesh. It is situated at an altitude of 2044 meters. This tiny pristine destination derives its name from the words, Nag and Dehra which when combined literally translates to ‘The Abode of the King of Snakes’. Naldehra was discovered by the erstwhile British Viceroy Lord Curzan. He was so impressed and mesmerized by the charm of the place that he decided to build a massive golf course here. The Mahunag Temple, devoted to a Serpent Lord(Nag) is an important religious site of the place.
Kasauli – Romantic Destination
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 (Haryana), an important railway junction of North India. Nestled amidst beautiful woody forests of pines (Chir Pine), herbs (Milk Thistle) and cedar trees, Kasauli owes its mystical and serene ambience to the lavish Victorian buildings built by the Britishers who resided here years back. These structures speak volumes of the glorious past of this hill station. Kasauli is a quaint town, home to the most paradisiacal attractions that offer a soul-satisfying & a mind-blowing experience. Gilbert Trail, Sunset Point, Christ Church,
Sunrise Point, Gurkha Fort, Kasauli Brewery, Timber Trail Resort are some of the main attractions.
Palampur – Mindblowing Valley
Palampur is a hill station and a municipal council in the Kangra Valley in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is surrounded by pine forests and flanked by the Dhauladhar ranges. Palampur has many interesting trekking trails out of which few are used by Gaddis – nomadic shepherds of the area. The town derives its name from the local word palum, meaning “much water”. There are numerous streams flowing from the mountains to the plains from Palampur. The combination of greenery and water gives Palampur a distinctive look. The pleasant climate of Palampur makes it a year-round destination. However, the best time to visit is between March to June to beat the summer sun, and September to November after the monsoons, as well as right before the winter chills.
Manali – Perfect Honeymoon Destination
Manali is a resort town nestled in the mountains of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh near the northern end of the Kullu Valley in the Beas River Valley. It is located in the Kullu district, about 270 km (168 mi) north of the state capital, Shimla. Whether you are on a solo traveller in search of inner peace, an adventure backpack tour with your besties or a honeymoon trip with your beloved, Manali and its mountains will never cease to fascinate you. Some of the famous places in Manali include Hadimba Temple, Jogini waterfalls, Bhrigu lake, Arjun Gufa, Solang valley and many more spots to explore. Manali is the beginning of an ancient trade route to Ladakh and from there over the Karakoram Pass on to Yarkand and Khotan in the Tarim Basin. It is a popular tourist destination and serves as the gateway to Lahaul and Spiti district as well as Leh.