Manali receives its first snowfall on 9th December 2012 which gives the good opportunity to the tourist to visit and enjoy the vacation in Himachal Pradesh. The 1st snow of the season attracts a lot of tourists for the adventure activities in Manali. The upper Himachal Pradesh region is covered with the white blanket of snow. Rohtang pass received the heaviest snow fall, which makes it more desirable in between the tourists for the adventure activities.
Snowfall in Manali gives a hike in the tourism in Himachal Pradesh. The temperature in the region has gone down but the enthusiasm of the tourists for the snow activities. The tourists will enjoy the activities like skiing, sledging, snow skating, snow boarding, etc. Many activities are open which make this destination more desirable among the tourists. Himachal tourism provides the best tours for the activities to be accomplished in Himachal. The area in between the Manali and Rohtang pass (Kalpa, Lahul valley, Kullu, Narkanda) received a good snowfall. The mountains, trees and valleys are covered with the snow blanket.
The Himachal Pradesh will see the flood in the tourism during the Christmas and New Year eve. The snow fall limited the daily activities of the life. This snow fall, is also not able to stop the tourist to flock in the region for more adventure activities. For more details on Manali snow activities, visit http://www.manalihotels.net
Kerala is a state with unique culture, tradition and top tourist destination, is known as one of a paradise in the world. Kerala is a place which is well popular not in India but also in other countries. Kerala will give all the best opportunities for tourism. Kerala tourism helps a lot to person to come closer to the nature, culture and know more about the history of the region. Kerala is a wonderful mixture of every kind of natural beauty either it is hills, beaches, forests and wildlife. Kerala is known as God’s Own Country just because of the nature that gives all types of varieties to the tourists.
Tourism in Kerala will give all the opportunities to come close to the nature. Kerala also promotes many types of tourism like spice tourism, culture tourism, adventure tourism, wildlife tourism, hill station tourism, backwater tourism, houseboat tourism etc. Kerala is destination for Indians as well as non Indians. Kerala tourism will give opportunity to see backwaters which is formed by river, canals and lakes. You will also explore heritage of Kerala like padmanabhapuram palace, Mattancherry palace, hill palace etc.
For other details on Kerala tourism, visit www.TourismKerala.ORG/
Jain food, mostly consumed by the supporters of Jainism, is considered as the strictest religious diet in which they not only exclude meat, fish and eggs, but also excludes potatoes, onion, garlic and other root foods.
As the Jain’s meal is totally restricted, sometimes Jain people feel uncomfortable while traveling to other destinations for long time period. But to their relief, there is no problem in finding Jain hotels in Manali. There are some hotels in Manali which serves Jain food for Jain people.
Some of the hotels with addresses are:
– Hotel Natraj
Natraj hotel is located in the middle of Manali valley with 28 rooms. The hotel Natraj is located at the bank of river Beas. The room balcony in the hotel gives the good view of the mountain and valleys. Hotel has a “Chandrakani”, a pure vegetarian restaurant which serves the Indian, Jain, Continental, Chinese and Gujarati food. The hotel is a good choice for Jainism and is travelling to the Manali.
Address: National Highway, Kullu district, Manali, Himachal Pradesh – 175131.
– Hotel Harmony
Hotel Harmony started in 2008, is fully furnished 22 rooms. The Harmony hotel is situated in the center of Manali and because of its latest facilities with new and latest look, the hotel is known by many in the area. The rooms in hotel give the beautiful view of high peaks and valleys. The Harmony hotel has a restaurant which serves the Indian, continental and Chinese cuisines. This restaurant also serves the Jain food and south Indian on request.
Address: Hotel Harmony, Kanyal Road, Rangri, Post office Chhyal, Tehsil Manali, Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh – 175131
– Hotel Anupam
Hotel Anupam, having 29 rooms is located in the Dharamshala. The hotel rooms are either hillside or valley side faces. The hotel has all the modern facility which is required in a day to day life. The restaurant in the hotel is a multi cuisine restaurant which serves, continental, Chinese and Mughlai cuisines. The restaurant also serves Jain food on request.
Address: Hotel Anupam, Circuit house road, Kullu district, Manali, Himachal Pradesh – 175131
– Orchard Retreat Cottages
Orchard retreat cottage in Manali is situated on the Kanyal road in between the apple orchards. This cottage is located near the Hadimba temple. The cottage room has a view of high mountains and Beas river valley. The cottage is well furnished with modern facilities. The restaurant in Orchard retreat cottage caters Indian, Chinese and Continental cuisines. The cottage restaurant also prepares the Jain and Diabetic food on request.
Address: Orchard Retreat cottage, Kanyal road, Simsa, Kullu district, Manali, Himachal Pradesh – 175131
– Hotel Nishaad Resorts
Hotel Nishaad resort is situated at the prime location. The Nishaad resort is located far away from the haste and busy life of the Mcleod Ganj market. The rooms in the Nishaad resort are well furnished and equipped with modern amenities. Hotel Nishaad resort has a restaurant which serves the multi cuisine restaurant, even Jain and Gujarati food on request.
Address: Nishaad resort, Naddi (Dharamshala cantt. Upper Mcleod Ganj), Dharamshala, Himachal Pradesh – 176219.
Manali car Packages are the one of the most comfortable and economical package for any kind of tour. The car services start from Delhi to Manali and the whole Manali car tour is covered comfortably by car only. The car tour package gives the most comfortable tour for anyone. In this tour, you can enjoy the tour in your own way you want. You can start the tour according to your own timings. The car packages have many categories of cars like AC and non AC car. The car package is a complete tour package for everyone. The car packages include car services, hotel, sightseeing and meals.
The car packages in Manali give the best experience to the tourists in very budget able cost. The cars included are for middle class family to rich family. Car packages for Manali also include the sightseeing to the destinations like Rohtang pass, Manikaran, Naggar etc. The car rental in Manali is easier and under the budget of every type of customers. The car services can be start at any day of time you want.
Car package includes
1. Accommodation facility.
2. Car according to your tour plan.
3. Interstate taxes, toll taxes, fuels and parking.
4. Welcome drink on arrival.
5. Morning tea, breakfast and dinner.
6. Indoor activities.
7. All applicable taxes.
Car packages does not include services of
1. Entrance fees for monuments and temples.
2. Personal expenses like laundry, telephones call etc.
3. Anything not mentioned in itinerary.
4. Any services not mentioned in package.
5. Any type of damage or claims.
The time spent with the family is the special time spent with your kids, spouse and enjoy every precious time with them. Family packages in Manali give you all the opportunity to spend a precious time and enjoy the vacation. These packages are specially made for the nuclear families, which spend most of their time in taking care of each other family member. In these packages, we take care of and you enjoy the vacation without any tension and inconvenience.
While on family tour package, you have the best hotels of Manali in which you will facilitate the best services provided by the hotel. These hotels provide privacy to the families with total dependency of kids on families. The hotels have deluxe family suits. The rooms for families have two double beds with separate rooms. Each room has even separate bathrooms. In the hotels made for families has common eating plan where everyone meets and dines together.
For family tour packages for Manali the hotels are
· 2 star – Morning Star, Monarch Residency,
· 3 star – Sun Park,
· 4 star – Quality inn River Country, Apple Country resort, Snow Valley resort
There are also some cottages which are best used for the family tour packages. These cottages have all the modern facilities which a person used in their own home. These cottages have double bedroom with extra bed facilities of single bed, 2 beds, 3 beds etc. in the room. The cottages have common sitting area where everyone can meet and spend some leisure time. The cottage also have a facility of the separate kitchen, where you have a choice, either to cook yourself or you will be provided a cook to cook food for you. The kitchen has all the general necessity which a person needs on daily basis. Cottages also have a play area where kids and children can spend a good time in the evening.
For family tour, the good cottages are
· DD Cottage
· Silver Mannat Cottage
Ladakh means “Land of high passes”. A Ladakh is a land that has been dream of travelers in search of peace and solitude. Ladakh region lies in between the Kunlun Mountains Range and Main Great Himalayas. People lives in Ladakh is of Indo – Aryan and Tibetan descent, that is why it is also known as “Little Tibet”. Ladakh is surrounded from Tibet to east, Trans – Kunlum territory of Xinjiang to north, Valley of Kashmir, Jammu and Baltiyul regions to west and Lahul and Spiti to south.
The Tourism in Ladakh started from 19th century, but Ladakh come to notice more when British officials start there trek from Manali to Leh in 20th century. Because of the location of Ladakh, in between the two mountains, it is the best known place for the adventure activities. The culture of Ladakh also attracts the tourist in a large number. Ladakh is a place which is a perfect place for every type of tourism; either you want to go there for honeymoon or for adventure or for vacation. Ladakh Tourism gives all types of packages for different moods. The places to visit in Leh Ladakh are Leh, Drass Valley, Kargil, Zangskar, Padum, Monasteries, Shayok Valley, Markha valley etc.
A good way of exploring the Ladakh is explore with a good package like adventure packages, tour packages, corporate packages, family packages etc. Ladakh is also a good place for honeymooners.
Honeymoon in Ladakh is bliss for any honeymoon couples. Ladakh is a place which gives beautiful views of mountains, valleys, rivers etc. Ladakh also gives an opportunity to come close to Buddhism culture and visit may Ladakh monasteries. The couples on honeymoon can explore Leh, Nubra valley, Zanskar, Rupshu and lower Ladakh. Couples can also enjoy the camel riding, mountaineering, archery, motor biking etc. Ladakh is a place where honeymoon couples can do many things to start their new life.
Adventure in Ladakh means to enjoy the life to the fullest. Ladakh gives all the opportunities to others to enjoy the life to the fullest. You can show your wildest form on this package. You will explore the culture of Ladakh, will learn about the lifestyle, religion etc of the Ladakh. The activities which can be done on this tour are trekking, motor biking, camping, jeep safari, river rafting etc.
Corporate and School Package
School and Corporate tour package gives an opportunity to students, to go for educational tour and gain knowledge of religion, culture, lifestyle and people of Ladakh. This corporate tour will also help the students to understand the historical background, geographical knowledge, flora and fauna in Ladakh region. This tour also helps students to build a leadership quality, team spirit etc.
Family Tour Package
Family tour package provides a package which will give you time to spend some leisure time with family. For kids, the tour will be fun cum educational. In Ladakh, there are many outdoor activities which children will enjoy to the fullest. Ladakh will refresh the mind of family members from hectic life of urban. The family can go for river rafting, camel riding and monasteries to enjoy the vacation.
For more details, visit the website http://www.tourismladakh.com
Manali, one of the Famous hill stations in India, Himachal Pradesh, is located at the height of 1950 mtrs. Manali was used as an ancient trade route to Ladakh, Yarkand and Khotan. Manali is a beautiful place, full of snow covered peak, deep valleys, beautiful gorgeous, tree covered mountains etc. Manali gives a lot more occasions to explore beautiful hills, deep valleys, bird watching and more. It is said that Manali is the place where saint Manu first start the life after Maha Pralay. Manali is the only place where Manu’s temple is built and for his whole life Manu meditated here. Manali will make anyone fall in love with nature or to become a poet for a while.
Manali is a best destination for Honeymoon, as Manali has all the natural scenes which will make the couples fall in love with each other. Manali is blessed with beautiful mountains, deep valleys, lakes, Apple orchards, wild flowers etc. Manali, not only gives a natural beauty but also a time for love, romance and fun. Except the nature sightseeing, honeymoon couples can also see some other attractions.
Hadimba Devi temple
This temple was built in 1533 A.D. This temple was dedicated to the Hadimba Devi, wife of Bhima. This temple is of four tired pagoda roof. This temple is famous for the carved doorways. This temple is located in between the deodar forests.
Manu temple is dedicated to the saint Manu, which is said to be the creator of mankind after the flood. This temple was built in 1992 is located at the bank of river Beas. Its location, in spite of being in overcrowded area, added the charm to this temple.
Vashisht is a small hamlet near Manali, which is well known for the hot spring which has some medicinal properties. It is said that this spring water can heal the skin diseases. The kund has separate bath for men and women. The temple is also located, which is dedicated to the Vashisht Rishi.
Jagatsukh, in Kullu, is the biggest village. This village is very beautiful and have many well known attractions. Jagatsukh has Lord Shiva temple in Shikhara style and Goddess Sandhya Devi temple in chalet – roofed style.
Solang valley is a beautiful valley in between the Beas kund and Solang village. Solang valley has snow covered peaks and glaciers which gives a perfect location for skiing and other adventure attractions. An annual skiing festival is held here in winter. The Solang valley also has a shrine of lord Shiva at the top of the hill.
Naggar, one more beautiful village in Himalayas, is 12 kms away from Manali. Naggar was the capital of Kullu for a while and castle of Naggar is one of the tourist attractions here. The other attractions in Naggar are Naggar fair and Tripura Sundari temple.
Rohtang pass, also known as the pile of corpses, is located at the altitude of 3978 mtrs. This pass is the highest rage in Himachal Pardesh. This pass is open from May to November and rest of the month it is close because of the snow. This is the range which is covered with snow for the whole year.
There are much more to explore in Manali while on your honeymoon tour. Manali is a place which has so much to explore. As much you will explore, you will feel that you have seen so less. For other details on Hotels in Manali and Honeymoon Packages in Manali, visit our website http://www.manalihotels.net
What To do in Manali?
Manali, although called the Land of God, is also the most happening place for adventure. Manali in its serene beauty is full of exciting and thrilling sports. Down the rapid Beas River, from the valley, across the gigantic mountains or on the silent banks, the adventure can be cultivated in the form of sports. The entire place is the perfect combination for both relaxation and adventures.
Among the most famous adventurous sports are the Trekking, River Rafting, Skiing, Paragliding, Fishing, and Mountaineering. These activities are the most common thrills that attract tourists to Manali. All these activities are quite safe and happen under proper trainers.
Trekking is the most adventurous sports, a sportsman can desire. Walking on the treks of the mountains, rivers and exploring with utmost difficulties and still feeling excited and rejuvenated. There may be lots of pain and suffering, but your quest to reach to the top, generates the feeling of closeness to nature, satisfaction and eternal joy which is sublime. You can find the endless experience of trekking in the Kullu Valley of Manali.
River Rafting is one of the most excited and irresistible sports. It gives immense pleasure to feel the splashing waves of the river while rowing the raft. The noise of the waves and the speed of water boost the spirit of a person to rejuvenate the challenging task of rafting. One can find the rafting sites in the Rapid Beas River, Mohal, Rason & Katrain etc.
Skiing brings you close to the nature. Surrounded by beautiful snow covering mountains and skiing freely on the snow with the effortless push of gravity brings so much excitement and enthusiasm. Just keep exhilarating in the snow capped mountains all around and running on the snow and leaving behind the blazing path you followed. You will find peace all around the Solang Valley of Manali, as there is only pure white snow wherever your sight goes.
Paragliding which is organized in the Solang Valley attracts several tourists who visit Manali. What could be the best way to see the beauty of the nature from the top and flying high in the sky? It is the recreational and spirited sport. It brings excitement and fun while gliding in the air and watching the Mother Nature. You can take small flights or high flights depending upon the experience you have in skiing. But one thing is for sure, that this ultimate experience can never fade up from your mind.
Fishing is for the calm and peace loving persons. In the tranquil ambiance and green valley of Manali one can find relief and warmth of the nature. Just sitting on the bank of the river and having your snacks. Taking pleasure in the spectacular surroundings you will be out of the world.
Mountaineering or climbing up the mountains is not an easy job. But there are people with Great Spirit and enthusiasm who can travel through the mountains with great pleasure. Indian Himalayas are the way for many mountaineers all over the world. It opens gateways for amateur mountaineers. Climbing over the high passes with difficulties, yet with determination is the source of inspiration for all of us.
Ballooning is such fun, while roaming over the hills of Manali in a large Balloon and viewing the site scenes from the top.
Camping in Manali between the adorable weather and in the arms of Mother Nature is the best part which no one wants to miss. Chilling yourself in the summer season in cool breeze is truly unforgettable.
Manali in Himachal Pradesh is the most tourist popular attraction. Manali, at the height of 1,950, experiences the most pleasant weather. In summers weather is 16 degree Celsius and winter is covered with white sheet of snow.
23rd December 2011, was the best time for tourists. On Friday, Himachal Pradesh received it’s First snow fall in Manali. For winter lovers, it is a good time to visit Manali. Manali snowfall gives a hike in the tourism in Himachal Pradesh. Area in between Manali and Rohtang areas received a good fall. Kalpa ( Kinnaur), Lahul Valley, Spiti, Kullu, Narkanda and other tourist destinations also received a good snowfall. After snowfall winter adventure sport will like Skiing will started.
Road covered with 3 inches thick blanket of snow and Rohtang and Lahul Valley receives 6 inches thick blanket. All the mountains, Valleys, trees are covered with the thick blanket of snow. The tourist rush will increase at Christmas and New Year Eve. Thunder storm and hail storm has brings the temperature down by 4 degree Celsius. Kharapathar also faces the light snow fall. Snowfall in Upper Hilly areas and rain in lower areas has lowered the temperature in other northern states.
The Manali snowfall has hampered the normal life. Vehicle movement is also hit by this fall at India – Tibet Road. Children and elder people prefer to stay indoors, because of severe cold waves.
For more visit and information on Manali Tours, visit http://www.manalihotels.net
Day 1: 28th Feb 2012 : Jammu – Katra (50 Kms)
It is a time to be a part of millions who visit Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine every day. On your arrival at the airport or railway station (as per your plans). We will receive you there and accompany you to Katra where you can stay at the hotel for night.
Day 2 :01st Mar 2012 : Katra
After breakfast, you can start climbing up towards the Cave Shrine. (Helicopter tickets will be provided to willing customers against a payment decided by the State Government). hotel for Over night.
Day 03 : 02nd Mar 2012 : Katra – Jammu
After breakfast, check out from the hotel, drive to katra, evening reach Jammu, catch the Deluxe Bus from Jammu for Manali in evening, over night journey in Bus.
Day 04 : 03rd Mar 2012 : Jammu – Manali (Manali Local Sightseeing)
Arrive Manali in the morning , visit local places like Hadimba Devi Temple, Manu Temple , Vashishth temple , Club house , Monasteries . Evening free to visit Mall Road . Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 05 : 04th Mar 2012 : Manali (Full Day trip to Rohtang Pass)
Visit Kothi Gorge, Gulaba, Marhi, Snow Point (tourist spot in Himalaya having snow all 12 months) is the most visited tourist spot..Back to Hotel . Overnight stay at hotel.
Day 06 : 05th Mar 2012 : Manali – Delhi Departure by Volvo
Morning after break-fast, Check-out from Hotel. Evening catch the volvo from Manali to proceed Delhi. Overnight Journey.
Day 07 :06th Mar 2012 : Delhi
Arrival at Delhi Bus stand . proceed for your onward destination….
Pick up & drop(Ex Jammu) by NAC Indica Car
2 Nights Accommodation in Katra with Breakfast & Dinner
Jammu – Manali Deluxe Bus 2Tickets
3 Nights Accommodation in Manali in 1 Luxury Room
Welcome Drink (Non Alcoholic)
Pick up & Drop from Volvo Bus stand to hotel
03 Nights Accommodation in Deluxe Room
Morning Tea, Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner
Half day local sightseeing by individual car
One full day trip to Rohtang Pass by individual car
One full day trip to Kullu/Manikaran by individual car
Manali to Chandigarh dropping by Tavera
All applicable taxes
One Full day trip to Kufri & Local By Private Car
Transportation for Jammu and Katra to Manali
– Delhi-Shimla-Delhi by Volvo coach (2*2) , AC, Video Coach for 2 adults
– All Taxes inclusive
• Train fare, Airfare
• Travel insurance
• Personal expenses such as laundry, tips, liquor
• Guide & Entrance fees
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