Know About Amazing cool splendid and adventurous Summer Holiday at Kullu – Himachal Pradesh – North India Hill Station

Among the popular and famous hill stations of Himachal Pradesh Kullu is kept at higher place. Enriched with unparalleled Himalayan scenic beauty, Old temple architecture, world renowned Dussehra festival celebration are the charming and tempting reasons for an eventful vacation at Kullu resort.

Kullu is ancient place from the Kullu valley, often pronounced as Valley of God, is hot, favorite, most visited honeymoon destination in north India. Geographically Kullu is an open valley created by the river Beas between Manali and Largi. Pine and Deodar Forest and sprawling Apple Orchards covered hills of Kullu Valley are presenting best picture perfect view of scenic beauty of Kullu.

Almost at every corner of India, tour makers offer tour package for the Kullu Manali tourism in north India.


Vital Tourist Information : Kullu

Location :
Kullu is located in Kullu valley on the Western Himalayan side, in the Himachal Pradesh state, on the banks of the River Vyas and along with nearby Manali, renowned for being hot favorite and most visited honeymoon destination Kullu Manali of north India.


Mountain Range : Kullu Valley


Altitude : 1220 Meters


Near By City : Shimala


State : Himachal Pradesh [India]


Region : North India


Famous as / For :
Dussehra festival celebration
Himalayan scenic beauty
Popular Honeymoon Destination in north India.


Weather & Climate :
Kullu experience alpine weather with mild summers [March -June], southwestern monsoon rains [July-September] and chilly cold winters [October - February].


Temperature :
At Kullu temperature normally remains between 5º C to 20º C though due to usual snowfall in winters mercury drops down to sub zero temperature


Tourist Season :
March to mid November is the tourist season for Kullu.


Spoken Languages :
Hindi - Himachali - English


Souvenir / Shopping :
Kullu is famous as the paradise of shoppers. On the Kullu tour visitors can look forward to shop woolen cloths, shawls, caps, sweaters, carpets & Handmade artifacts as the tour souvenir. Akhara Bazaar is the place of shopper's delight.


Trekking/Excursions :
Shri Guru Nanak Devji Gurdwara Manikaran is popular excursion of north Indians and Sikhs on the Kullu tour. Manikaran is also hot ideal place for trekking lovers.


Fair & Festivals : Dusserha [October] is celebrated for a week and like the Mysore Dashera is famous in world tourism circuits attracting few thousand tourists for Kullu tourism.


Travel Tips :
There are many travel agencies offering package tour to Shimla, Kullu Manali. Foreigner travelers can avail of this comfort but be sure of facilities in advance.


Must Visit Places :
Bijaura - Bijli Mahadev Temple - Cataran - Kasol - Mandi - Manikaran - Nagar - Vaishno Caves


How To Reach Kullu Himachal Pradesh [India]


Basic Travel Info :
Kullu is best accessible from Chandigarh as this the place where the main route train journey to Kullu ends, though Joginder Nagar at road distance of about 100 odd KM is the nearest rail station for Kullu on narrow gauge rail route.
Many domestic and foreigner tourist took road journey route to Kullu from New Delhi.


Train Journey / Nearest Railway Station :
Jogindernagar is the nearest railway station for the train journey to Kullu but most of tourist prefer either Chandigarh or Delhi for ending their train journey to Kullu.


Road Travel / Bus Route :
Kullu is best accessible on road journey. There is regular bus service available from Pathankot, Shimala, Delhi and Chandigarh for Bus journey to Kullu.


Air Travel / Nearest Airport :
Bhuntar town is the nearest airport for air travel to Kullu.