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Himachal Pradesh: Shimla, Kullu, Manali, Rohtang Pass

Posted by: 2013-08-09

The state, with many a snowy Himalayan peaks, has some of the most spectacular scenery in the country. It also has some very popular holiday places that are easily accessible.
Apart from sight-seeing, it offers immense opportunities for hiking, skiing and rafting. Shivalik, Dhauladhar and Pir Panjal are the main mountain ranges in the state. Tibba, Indrasan, Kullu Pumori, Leo Pargial, Menthosa, Mulkila, Papsura, White Sail are just some of the peaks that rise above 6,000 m. And there are powerful rivers like Beas, Ravi, Sutlej and Chandra in the white water rafting is aa rage with youngsters.
There are great glaciers and enchanting lakes, snow-capped peaks and lush green valleys. Clean and quiet, Himachal has good roads and communication facilities. There are government and private agencies, the good tourist services such as transportation, accommodation, meals, trekking and rafting.