Kullu Manali is a famous travel destination in North India. Those who love being amidst nature will love this place for its beauty, simplicity, greenery, and mystic charm. The famous places to visit in Kullu Manali are Vashistha Temple, Hidimba Temple, Solang Valley, Nehru Kund, Rahalla falls, etc. A good Kullu Manali tour package will cover all these and many more places in the hill station.
However, if you wish to explore more, you should explore the less famous but amazingly beautiful offbeat places of Kullu Manali.
Kais-Dhar, for example, is an amazing picnic spot where you can come in close contact with nature. A steep hill has to be covered to reach this place but once you have arrived, you will realize its worth the effort! Relax on the green grass and enjoy the surroundings or go on a nature walk along the trails.
Shoja is an equally beautiful place that gives you a breathtaking view of the snow-capped mountain peaks, the valley, river and thick forests with lush green grass meadows. At an altitude of 2692 m above sea level, this place is perfect for a laid back holiday. Kullu Manali tour package often cover this place for a stop over.
The famous Bhimkali Temple is located in Sarahan. People from all over come to visit the temple but few stay back to explore and enjoy the beauty of this place. Snow covered mountains, and vast green fields are a delight to watch. This is the place to relax, meditate, breath in the fresh air!
Jalori-Paas is another interesting place, especially for trekkers. At an altitude of 3350 m, this pass is situated at a distance of 76 kmts from Kullu and is open only when weather conditions are favorable i.e. around mid-April. One can take a bus, go by own conveyance or even trek to the Jalori-Pass. You can camp at the pass at night and visit the Raghupur-Garh ruins and the Saryolsar Lake the next day before returning to Kullu.
A Manali tour package for 4 days 3 nights can help you cover most of the area but some of these hidden treasures can only be seen on a personal trip with family or friends. Southern Travels Manali tour package for 4 days 3 nights for example covers Gulaba, another beautiful offbeat place, along with many other famous spots like the Rohtang Pass.