Know About splendid and eventful tour of Hill Station Nahan – Himachal Pradesh : Nahan City Tour &Travel Guide

Nahan, a small town from the nature blessed north Indian state Himachal Pradesh. Nahan is famous as popular pilgrimage destination and small hill station. There are many temples at Nahan including Bhagnari Shiv Mandir ,Gurudwara Dashmesh Asthaan  ,Jagannath Temple ,Kalisthan Temple ,Lakshmi Narayan Temple ,Mata Balasundari Temple ,Miyan Madir ,Nainidhar Shiv Mandir ,Rani Tal Shiv Temple ,Sanatan Dharam Mandir ,Shiv Ji Temple  ,Shri Krishna Temple and Shudh Dhar Shiv Mandir.

In 1621 Raja Karan Prakash founded this one of the most picturesque city as his capital in the Shivalik hills which appears to be luxuriant green carpet. City is named after the famous saint Nahan, who had Lion as the companion. In the Hindi language word  Nahar means Lion.

Nahan is a hill station but snowfall is very rare. Nahan is also famous for fascinating scenic locations, cleanliness and dust free streets and refreshing, pollution free, healthy environment.

As the Nahan is a hill resort as well as a pilgrimage travel destination in awesome nature blessed land of Himachal Pradesh hence a good number of tourists are coming here every years. Nahan hotels are offering rooms for the tourist accommodation matching with choice and budget of the travelers. Important aspect of Nahan hotels is every possible care is taken for comfortable stay so the tourist feel staying at home even being away from the home.

Among the other tourist attractions of Nahan a few most significant are Shivalik Fossil Park, just 20 odd Km from the city heart is a place where you can see lifesize fiber reinforced plastic(FRP) models of pre-historic animals as the park is situated on the bank of the Markanda river so this is hot favorite spot among the nature lovers.
At road distance of just 23 Km from city is situated a temple dedicated to Goddess Mahamaya Bala Sundri. This temple was constructed way back in the year 1573 by Raja Dip Prakash. This Trilokpur Temple is visited by several million devotes twice in the year at the time of celebration of Navratari Festival.


Vital Tourist Information : Nahan

Location :
Nahan is located in hot temperature zone of Shivalik hills, in the Sirmour district of Himachal Pradesh.


Near By City : Chandigarh


State : Himachal Pradesh [India]


Famous as / For : Pilgrimage city


Weather & Climate :
Nahan experience pleasant sub tropical climate through out the year.


Temperature :
Average day temperature of Nahan, according to season remains in range of Max. 38°C and Min. 6°C.


Best Time to Visit :
Any time during entire year.


Spoken Languages :
Hindi - Punjabi - English


Dining / Food Facility :
Nahan dining is dominated by delicious spicy and oily north Indian cuisines.


Shopping / Tour Souvenir :
Local Handicrafts, Woolens items and Himachal caps are the stuffs to be taken back home as the souvenir of Nahan tour.


Tourist Spots/Attraction :
Tourist Spots : Ranital Garden - Suketi Fossil Park
Religious Places : Bala Sundari Temple - Jagannath temple - Renuka - Paonta Sahib - Trilokpur Temple


How To Reach Nahan Himachal Pradesh [India]


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Nahan don't have rail station of own, nearest rail stations are Ambala, Chandigarh and Kalka which are connected with Nahan by regularly operating bus traveing.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Nahan have effective road links and regular bus service for all the major nearby cities like Dehra Dun , Simala, Kalka, Chandigarh etc.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Nahan is not on the air travel map of country, Chandigarh is nearest city for catching a domestic flight.