Himachal Pradesh, the northern frontier of India, has some of the most astounding hill stations and Manali certainly takes the top drawer with its dazzling glades, snow clad peaks and gorgeous and lush valleys.
This enchanting slope station sits cheerfully on the banks of the Beas River and has always been a most loved getaway amongst tourists. While it shouts out to the adventure lovers with tall and towering mountains that coax trekking, climbing, mountain biking, paragliding, and skiing; it allures the laid-back tourists with its quiet, laid-back and happy vibe.
If you are visiting Manali, here are top things that you must do in Manali to make your trip memorable.
BIKING IN ROHTANG PASS
On a Manali trip, you will find multiple reasons to visit Rohtang Pass. One among them is to get the experience of riding through one of the world’s highest motorable passes. En route you are captivated by the majesty of the Pir Panjal mountain ranges and the panoramic views of the landscape. This pass is a legend in itself and the 50 kms road from Manali to Rohtang is a beautiful drive passing through awe-inspiring vistas.
The natural marvels of Manali can be explored with an exciting jeep safari; it’s enthralling mountains peaks, dense and lush thickets, pleasant climate and other aspects has made it one of the most sought after destinations in the country. Without going out on Jeep Safari your Manali tour would not be complete. On your jeep safari, you will be driven through the highest of the mountain highways of the world. Marvel at the sight of the spectacular view of the region with the snow-capped mountains and the lush greenery.
ZORBING AND PARAGLIDING
The cushioned surface is ideal for rolling downhill in a giant ball called a zorb. Rolling down the slopes, though the zorbs come to a halt after a certain point of time and After a point of time the zorb comes to a halt, the fun and excitement of zorbing continues. It is indeed one of the safest and exciting activities. The Solang Valley has vast expanses of land, cliffs, snow capped mountains and more. On one of these elevated stretches of land, you can simply lift off the ground in a paraglider – one of the favorite things to do in Manali.
MOUNTAIN BIKING IN NAGAR
Indulge in this exciting mountain biking tour in Nagar and witness the amazing beauty of this region. Begin your tour by cycling through the small villages and watch the local people busy in their day to day life. Enjoy the mesmerizing view of the scenery as you pass through the scenic route. Visit the famous Nagar castle and admire the stunning architecture of this castle.
Kullu is a broad open valley formed by the Beas river between Manali and Largi. This valley is famous for its 14 km stretch white water river rafting activity.
HAMPATA PASS TREK
Hampta Pass Trek divides Kullu from Lahaul with a range of high mountains like the Indrasan and Indrekilla, all more than 6000 meters in height. It is perfect for beginners and equally fun for expert trekkers.
The Hampta Pass trek in July is famous for the number of visual variations it throws your way, you will see everything from scattered villages and open green pastures to meadows, glacial moraines in that side of the Himalayas, daring crossings and towering mountains, all on the same journey.
CANYONING AT VASHIST IN MANALI
Experience canyoning, an exciting new sport, a cross between absailing or rappelling & caving into waterfalls. Get in touch with a special natural world and see beauty such as you’ve only dreamed of.
Nothing can make you happier than spending some memorable nights camping on the mountain with a warm bonfire. Camping is one such thing to do in Manali which will make your trip more thrilling and entertaining.
For the nature lover camping amidst the serene mountains is like a paradise on earth.
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