September 16, 2021 By admin




Home to scenic mountain towns, Himachal Pradesh is a multi-cultural, multi-religious and multilingual state that is located in the Eastern Himalayas in the Northern part of India. Bordered by Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Haryana, Tibet and Uttarakhand. Himachal Pradesh is spread across beautiful valleys. Shimla is the capital of this state. Agriculture, horticulture, hydropower and tourism are the most significant contributions of the state’s economy. Himachal Pradesh is considered as the least corrupted state in India. It is the second best-performing state in the country in terms of human development indicators. It is also home to a variety of Flora and Fauna and is considered one of the Richest Reservoirs of Biological Diversity in the World. This state is also home to some of the most popular National Parks such as Great Himalayan National Park and Pin Valley National Park.

The tourism industry has flourished significantly in Himachal Pradesh as people from all over the world visit this state because of its top attractions. Popular hill stations such as Shimla, Manali, Kullu, Kasauli and Dalhousie are the most visited places in this state. Hindu pilgrimage sites such as Naina Devi Temple, Jwala Ji Temple, Chamunda Devi temple and Bhimakali temple are the most popular holy temples in this state. Outdoor activities such as ice skating, paragliding, skiing, river rafting, horse riding and trekking are among the most popular activities that attract a lot of tourists from all over the world.


There are three ways through which you can travel to Himachal Pradesh, from the other major cities and states in India. They are by train, roads and flightsSolan, Una and Kalka are the main railway stations in Himachal Pradesh that are well connected with other cities. The most convenient trains are available from Delhi that take around 8 hours. You can also reach Himachal Pradesh by having a road trip via cabs, rented vehicles or by your vehicle. Buses are also available from major cities in India that take you directly to Himachal Pradesh. You can take regular buses from Dehradun, Chandigarh, Chail, Delhi, Punjab, New Delhi, Kullu, etc. The other way is taking flight, it is the easiest way to travel to Himachal Pradesh. Three major airports are located in Kangra, Shimla and Kullu. You can catch a flight from any city of India like Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru, Chennai, Chandigarh and many more. Air India and Spice Jet are among the most frequently available flights. Book your Himachal holiday Packages as early as possible to avail huge discounts on flights.


Three seasons exist in Himachal Pradesh. Summer season prevails in the months from March to June in Himachal Pradesh. The climate is very pleasant in this season because the region is prone to cold temperature and when summer hits in, it makes a perfect blend making it neither too hot nor too cold. Summer season is said to be the best time to visit Himachal Pradesh because the sightseeing and other outdoor activities also are very interesting in this season. Monsoon season prevails in the months from July to September when heavy rainfall is witnessed because of it being in the hilly region. Landslides and floods are occasionally experienced in Himachal Pradesh in monsoon so it is advised to avoid visiting Himachal Pradesh in this season. Lastly, Winter season prevails in the months from October to February. The temperature ranges from 0° C to 13° C. This is the most chill time in Himachal Pradesh, in which snowfall occurs. It is one of the best time to visit Himachal Pradesh because one can experience the real fun in hiking, skiing and other outdoor activities. The festivals that are celebrated in this season adds a cherry to the cake as the whole Himachal Pradesh cheers up and vibrantly celebrate the festivals. So overall, the best time to visit Himachal Pradesh out of the three seasons is the summer. You can enjoy a lot of activities such as biking, trekking, paragliding, hot air ballooning, camping, rock climbing and even water sports like river rafting and diving.

Book your Himachal tour packages to experience all of these adventures.


  • Carry your identity proof and tour documents printed in hand when you travel anywhere in Himachal Pradesh as you will need to show it in certain places.
  • Do not eat the food of the stalls or from local places where the hygiene is not seen and maintained as it can make you sick.
  • Avoid drinking tap water if you do not want to upset your stomach and feel uneasy.
  • Make sure you wear covered and decent clothes while you travel to pilgrimage sites or holy temples.
  • The weather of Himachal Pradesh is very unpredictable and so, you might catch a cold or feel like vomiting or feel uneasy. So make sure you carry necessary and some basic medicines or tablets for headache and cold.
  • Take off your footwear wherever asked to and respect the culture and traditions as there are a lot of temples and holy places that demand to walk in barefooted.
  • Make sure you know all the guidelines of the tourist spot that you head to. At some places taking photos would not be allowed, eating and littering won’t be allowed, at some places danger signs would be there and so on so make sure you go through the guidelines and don’t commit any offence.
  • Although Himachal Pradesh is a high ranked state in terms of safety and security, do not get careless and keep your valuables as theft and pickpocketing still prevails.
  • Do not stand at the edge of the mountainous cliffs or do not go too deep into the lakes or rivers as the water current is very dangerous. So take safety precautions and enjoy your trip.
  • Carry cash with you as in some remote areas, ATMs are not available and the locals-only accept cash payment.
  • While you capture photographs, make sure you look in and around the place and do not perform stunts as there have been many cases that people have put their lives in danger to get those cool and awesome pictures.
  • Do not forget to grab those apples and cherries as it’s very famous in Himachal Pradesh.
  • Make sure you carry essential things such as sunscreen and moisturizing lotions, band-aids, woollen clothes and jackets, sunglasses, camera, rubber-soled shoes, snacks, etc.
  • Make sure you carry warm and woollen clothes with you like monkey cap, socks, jackets and sweaters because Himachal Pradesh is a very cold region and you can’t afford to get sick while travelling.


  • SHIMLA – Shimla is one of the best places to visit in Himachal Pradesh. It is the capital and the largest city in Himachal Pradesh which is rich in its historical importance and is visited by tourists from all over the world. The captivating natural beauty and beautiful atmosphere are what makes this city stand out. Some of the top places that you should visit are Mall Road, Jakhoo temple, Christ church and Toy train to Kalka.
  • MANALI – Manali is among one of the most popular destinations that are world-famous and loved by tourists all over the world. Manali is also a famous destination for honeymoon and couples. Some of the top places to visit in Manali are Solang Valley, Rohtak Pass, Hadimba Temple, Chandrakhani pass and Gayatri temple.
  • DALHOUSIE – Built on and around five hills named Potreyn, Kathalagh, Terah, Bhangora and Bakrota. Dalhousie is among one of the most popular and top hill stations in Himachal PradeshDalhousie is also informally said as the ‘Little Switzerland of India’. Some of the top attractions to visit in Dalhousie are Chamara lake, Satdhara Falls, Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, St. John Church, Daikund peak and Bakrota hills.
  • KANGRA – Kangra is said to be as one of the most picturesque valleys in the lower Himalayas that is one of the best places to visit in Himachal Pradesh. A breathtaking view of mountains is witnessed in Kangra. Ayurvedic massages, fitness centres, horse riding and museums are the highlights of this place. Some of the top places in Kangra are Brajeshwari temple, Kangra fort, Baijnath temple, Kangra Art Museum and Chamunda Devi temple.
  • KULLU – Kullu, also known as the land of paradise, is full of greenery, rivers and mountain peaks. Kullu is one among the most famous destinations in Himachal Pradesh that is rich in adventurous outdoor activities. Some of the top places to visit in Kullu are Raghunath temple, the Great Himalayan National Park, Friendship Peak and Hanogi Mata Temple.

Some of the other Top places to visit in Himachal Pradesh are Dharamshala, Kufri, Khajjiar, Manikaran, Kaza, Sangla, Kalpa, Naggar, Mandi, Kibber and Solan.


Below is a list of top things to do in Himachal Pradesh-

  • Go mountaineering in top destinations such as Dalhousie, Kullu and Manali.
  • Go camping and river rafting in Manali, Kasol and Kullu and especially the Sutlej, Bead and Pirdi river.
  • Watch the famous Tibetan opera in Dharamshala.
  • Do rock climbing at the Vashisht.
  • Take a bike trip and mountain cycling in Barot, Chanshal pass, Choordhar and Chindi.
  • Enjoy snow activities in Kasauli and do zorbing in Manali. 
  • Go trekking to the famous Rangrik Rewa cave in Spiti valley.
  • Explore Naggar by a bicycle ride.
  • Do paragliding in Bir Billing.

These were some of the top things to do in Himachal Pradesh that you can enjoy in your Himachal tourism. Book your Himachal Tour Packages and enjoy these top breathtaking experiences.


Himachal Pradesh, a state of beauty is among one of the most famous tourist places all over the world in India. Its mesmerizing beauty and breathtaking attractions make Himachal Pradesh one of the best places to visit for holiday destinations. River rafting, mountain biking, trekking, camping, skiing, paragliding, diving, zorbing and swimming are some of the top attractions in Himachal Pradesh. The majestic temples, cultural sites, beautiful villages, hill destinations, grand museums, high-end resorts, picturesque valleys and snowcapped lakes are the highlights of Himachal tourism.

Sushant Travels brings an opportunity before you to fulfil all of these breathtaking experiences and explore the highlights of Himachal Pradesh by providing various customized Himachal Holiday Packages. Right from booking transportation facilities, tour documents to making stay arrangements and tour guide availability; Sushant Travels is there with you in each step right from the beginning to make your Himachal tourism an unforgettable and memorable one. Book your Himachal Tour Packages as soon as possible and explore all the top things to do in Himachal Pradesh by getting huge discounts.