Manali TourismEver wondered what the fuss about Manali is all about? Why people from across the country and also from various parts of the world flock around here and have the best time of their lives? Read on to find out what this place has to offer in terms of tourist attractions.
Situated at the foot of the National Highway that leads to Leh, Manali is a peaceful, and aesthetically appealing town, where there is tourism across the year. Meandering through the snowy mountains and picturesque sight, you are going to find yourself wondering why you had never visited this place before.
A typical day of the tourist’s life would include some sightseeing, trekking, indulging in some amazing adventure sports that this place offers, as well as trying out the sumptuous meals that local cafes and restaurants serve.
Beginning with the famous mall road, you will see a colorful mix of shops that sell handicrafts, woolens, toys, bags, jewellery and clothes .etc. Along with the shops, there are restaurants that have cuisine inspired from Italy, Israel, and U.S.A as well several other parts of the world. There are also restaurants that offer Punjabi and south Indian cuisines, besides the typical local flavors of Himachal.
The Solang Valley, close to Manali, is known for its amazing tourist activities. This is basically the hub for different sort of adventure sports, and people who visit Manali, usually make a stop here as well, to indulge in a host of intriguing and strenuous tasks.
If you are an adventure sport lover, you are at the right place, because there is so much here to choose from, that you will have to devote a day or two entirely to it. There is zorbing, river crossing, and rafting, mountain-climbing etc. Paragliding another great sport to try. One may either choose to hire a travel guide to take you to a step by step guided trip, or opt to discover things on your own here. Either way you can make the most of these activities if you are ready to leave behind your inhibitions and lunge into the true beauty of nature.
Going a bit further, you will see the Rohtang pass, one of the beautiful places in India, where the sun shines brightly over the snow-capped mountain tops, making them glisten and look like a movie set. Sitting atop a glorious hill-peak, watching the skies play a paraphernalia of clouds and sunlight, you will see nature’s true colors, wanting to capture it all on your camera. You tend to get this mild blush tan on your cheeks when you visit Rohtang Pass. It’s because the altitude is really high and the sun is really close by.
Amazing food, good pictures, lots of fun activities to participate in, and religious spots to visit to keep busy in this glorious town. Come and Indulge!