Manali Hill Station

Manali Hill Station Information

Location of Manali in Himachal Pradesh, India
Manali Hill Station Coordinates 32.27°N 77.17°E
Manali Hill Station Country India
Manali Hill Station State Himachal Pradesh
Manali Hill Station District(s) Kullu
Manali Hill Station Population 17786 
Manali Hill Station Sex ratio 862 
Manali Hill Station Time zone IST (UTC+05:30)
Manali Hill Station Area Elevation 1,950 m (6,398 ft)
Temperature
1. Summer
2. Winter
4 - 30°C (86 °F)
14 - 20°C (68°F)
−7 - 10°C (50°F)
Manali Hill Station Codes
Manali Hill Station Pincode 175131
Manali Hill Station Telephone +910902

Manali Hill Station History

Manali is a significant hill station in mountains of Himachal Pradesh, India, close to the northern end of Kullu Valley.

Organizationally Manali is a division of Kullu district. Manali and nearby area is of great importance to Indian culture and legacy as it is believed to be the residence of Saptarshi, or Seven Sages.

Manali History

Manali is located in central part of Himachal Pradesh. Manali is 32 km far from Kullu Valley and 108 km away from Mandi and 280 km north of state capital shimla.  It is situated at a height of 2050 meters on the top of sea level. It is spread all along the Shore of Beas River. Manali has an ancient myth at the back of its name. In accordance of Hindu mythology, the seventh embodiment of Manu, Vaivasvata, found a small fish in his swim water. A fish said him to take care of it with loyalty. Then Manu look after for fish till when it matured so big that he unconfined it into sea. Before leaving, the fish informed Manu of a looming flood when the complete world would be flooded and bade him to make a seagoing ark. And when the deluge came, Matsya (fish), the former avatar of Lord Vishnu, towed Vaivasvata and Seven Sages to protection. As water collapsed, 7th Manu's ark came to relax on the hillside and place was named Manali behind him. 

Manali Weather

Summer temperatures are calm and light cottons/woolens are recommended. Winter temperature can fall below chilly point at what time weighty woolens are mandatory. There are deep forests, crammed with bird song and cool breezes.

Manali Attractions

Monasteries

It is known for Buddhist monasteries and shiny Gompers. It is kept through donations from local area and through auction of hand-woven carpets in the temple practicum. 

Rahala waterfalls

This place is situated 16 kms away from Manali. It is a beginning of the climb to Rohtang Pass.

Rohtang Pass

Rohtang Pass is a peak point on Manali-keylong road. And it offers a broad panoramic sight of mountains growing far on the top of clouds, which is really a wonderful view.

Solang Valley

It provides the sight of glaciers and snow capped mountains and crests. And it has well ski slopes. And The Mountaineering Institute has fixed a ski lift for working out purpose.

Adventure activities

Skiing is available at Rohtang La and Solang Nullah. At the Solang Nullah The Mountaineering Institute is a fine training institute. And Heli skiing is potential at profound snowfields. Allied Sports and the Mountaineering Institute is approx 3 km away from Mall and provide kayaking courses and mountaineering. 

There are a number of superior hikes from manali. Lama Dugh field is 6-km trek up to Manalsu Nala, west of Manali town. 

How To Reach

There are several flights to Delhi with Shimla. The neighboring narrow-gauge railhead is at the Joginder nagar which is away from 135 km. By road, the space from Delhi by way of Mandi is 585 km, and from Shimla the space is 270 km. 

MANALI (Housing)

There are several hotels from budget to luxury class in manali which ensembles to each traveler’s pocket.

Population: 4200 
Languages: Hindi, Himachali, English
Best Time to visit: all through the year

Places to See in Manali Hill Stations

Monasteries

It is known for Buddhist monasteries and shiny Gompers. It is kept through donations from local area and through auction of hand-woven carpets in the temple practicum. 

Rahala waterfalls

This place is situated 16 kms away from Manali. It is a beginning of the climb to Rohtang Pass.

Rohtang Pass

Rohtang Pass is a peak point on Manali-keylong road. And it offers a broad panoramic sight of mountains growing far on the top of clouds, which is really a wonderful view.

Solang Valley

It provides the sight of glaciers and snow capped mountains and crests. And it has well ski slopes. And The Mountaineering Institute has fixed a ski lift for working out purpose.

Manali Hill Station Famous Places

  • Arjun Gufa
  • Hadimba Temple
  • Jagatsukh
  • Kothi
  • Manu Temple
  • Monasteries
  • Rahala waterfalls
  • Rohtang Pass
  • Solang Valley
  • Vashist Hot Water Springs and Temple

Temples at Manali Hill Station

  • Raghunath
  • Jagannathi Devi
  • The Bijli Mahadev
  • Hadimba
  • Manu
  • Manikarna
  • Kali Bari
  • Dhankia Mahadeva
  • Deo Tibba
  • Basheshwar Mahadev

Manali Hill Station Handicraft

  • Manali Handlooms
  • Manali Metal Craft
  • Manali Wood Craft
  • Manali Drift Wood
  • Manali Tibetan Crafts
  • Manali Cane Craft & Pottery
  • Manali Hand Knit Woolens
  • Manali Gift Pieces

Manali Hill Station Peaks

Name of The Peak Height (in fts) Height (in mts) Heightwise Absolute Number in the World
Nanda Devi 25645 7820 31
Kamet 25447 7758 40
Nanda Devi East 24370 7430 81
Chaukhamba 23420 7140 161
Trishul 23360 7120 171
Trishuli North West 23080 7036 200
Panch Chuli 22650 6905 234
Nanda Kot 22510 6860 246
Mrigthuni 22490 6856 249
Trishul East 22360 6817 263
Maiktoli 22320 6804 266
Trishuli 21949 6691 308
Deo Damla 21770 6637 318
Nanda Khat 21690 6612 326
NilKhantha 21640 6597 333
Peak N.E of Panchchuli 21217 6468 378
Panchchuli V 21120 6439 391
Panchchuli IV 20780 6335 429
Panchchuli III 20710 6314 435
Nandaghunti (Nandakna) 20700 6310 437
Trishul III 20243 6171 497

Manali Hill Station Hotels

Manali Hill Station Hotels
Hotel Gilbert Manali Seagull Hotel Manali
Hotel Renuka Manali Hotel Kalpna Manali
IBEX Hotel Manali Hotel Summerinn Manali
Hotel Nitesh Manali Hotel Dream Land Manali
Hotel Monarch Manali Hotel Chetna Manali
Hotel Deep Status Inn Hotel Century Gangri Manali
Hotel Dream View Manali Hotel Ankit Palace Manali
Dream Hotel Manali New Shivalik Hotel Manali
Hotel New Gulmarg - Manali Hotel Sweet Home Manali
Hotel Ocean Manali Hotel Satkar Residency Manali
Hotel Rising Star Manali Hotel Ocean Inn
Hotel Sawan Residency Manali Snow Valley Resorts Manali
Hotel Jupiter Manali Sarthak Resorts Manali
The Royal Regency Manali Banon Resorts Manali
Hotel Park Residancy Hotel Victory Palace Manali
Lord's Regency Manali Hotel Snow Park Manali
Hotel The Conifer Hotel Classic Manali
Heritage Village Resort Manali Chichoga Holiday Inn Manali
Hotel Mountain Top Manali Hotel Manali Continental Manali
Royal Park Resort Manali Hotel Green Fields Manali
Hotel Chandermukhi Manali