Tourist Places in Himachal Pradesh

Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh


Himachal Pradesh is mostly preferred by travellers. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Himachal Pradesh is, however, mostly preferred. The best season or months to visit places in Himachal Pradesh. There are 498 tourist places in Himachal Pradesh, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Himachal Pradesh can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Himachal Pradesh for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Himachal Pradesh Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Himachal Pradesh, browse through photos & pictures, explore Himachal Pradesh using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Himachal Pradesh, which are great places to visit, are Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara, Bangana Lathian Piplu, Chandrakhani Pass, St. John\'s Church, Tsuglagkhang Complex, Rewalsar Lake, Gobind Sagar Lake, Timber Trail Resort, Spencer Restaurant, Chindi. Himachal Pradesh can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

Himachal Pradesh Tourist Places



  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Una, Una
Rank 1
Ranked 1 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Una town is the district headquarters of Una which lies on the banks of the River Swan. According to local inhabitants, Una was named by the 5th guru of Sikhs, Shri Guru Arjan Dev ji. The word 'Una' stands for 'Unaati' which refers to progress. Una District was carved out of... Read More »
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Amb, Una
Rank 2
Ranked 2 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Amb is located on the Dharamshala-Una-Chandigarh Road and was once the royal seat of the princely state of Jaswan. This place was made a sub-divisional headquarters in 1972, after the reorganisation of the districts in the state. The Amb town is connected by buses coming from... Read More »
  • Type: Village
Batal, Arki
Rank 3
Ranked 3 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
5.0 / 7 1
1 Rating
Batal is a village located at a distance of 4.6 kilometres from Arki. It lies at the foot of Kunzum La Pass and serves as the resting point for the tourists going to Kaza. One can view the beautiful Chandra River that flows near the village.  Moreover, Bara Shigri Glacier... Read More »
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
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Kasauli, Solan
Rank 5
Ranked 5 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
6.1 / 7 1
15 Ratings & 10 Reviews
Kasauli is a quaint little town in the Solan District,  on Kalka - Shimla Highway, known for its colonial ambience. Surrounded by a mixed forest of chir-pine, Himalyan oak and horse-chestnuts, Kasauli is famous for its monuments which date back to the colonial period. St.... Read More »
"Good place to visit"Mar 2, 2016 "Hill view"Feb 16, 2016
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  • Type: Mountain
Shimla, Shoghi
Rank 6
Ranked 6 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
6.1 / 7 1
14 Ratings & 5 Reviews
Shimla, located in Himachal Pradesh, was once the summer capital of British India. It is at an elevation of 2,200 m above sea level and is one of the most visited hill stations in India. Some of the popular attractions of this hill station are the Chail Wildlife Sanctuary,... Read More »
"Amazing place"Feb 28, 2016 "Amazing experience"Nov 30, 2015
  • Type: Hill
99%
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Chail, Solan
Rank 7
Ranked 7 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
4.6 / 7 1
4 Ratings & 4 Reviews
Chail is one of the popular hill stations situated in the vicinity of Solan. Chail was the summer capital of Maharaja Adhiraj Bhupinder Singh of Patiala.   The most important attraction of Chail is the Chail Sanctuary which covers an area of about 110 km, around the... Read More »
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Barog, Solan
Rank 8
Ranked 8 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Barog is a popular scenic attraction situated in the vicinity of Solan. Situated amidst pine forests, Barog offers clear view of Churdhar Peak of Outer Himalayas. Read More »
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Kalka, Parwanoo
Rank 9
Ranked 9 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
3.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Kalka is a town situated on the foothills of the Himalayas in Panchkula District. This town was named after Goddess Kali and is also the terminus of the Kalka - Shimla Railway. It is believed that this town was acquired from the state of Patiala by the British in 1843. After... Read More »
"Not a big attraction"Feb 19, 2015
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  • Type: Hill
99%
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Kufri, Mashobra
Rank 10
Ranked 10 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
5.3 / 7 1
23 Ratings & 19 Reviews
Kufri is a small hill station at a height of 2,510 m and is at a distance of around 12 km from the destination. The name of the site is derived from the word 'Kufr' meaning “lake” in the native language. Kufri is popular for the Himalayan Nature Park which is home... Read More »
"Awesome place to visit"3 weeks ago "heaven of himachal"Dec 26, 2015
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Kalpa, Reckong-Peo
Rank 11
Ranked 11 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
Kalpa is a popular attraction and is home to two chief hotels of the Kinnaur Region of Himachal Pradesh, namely the Tourist Complex and Hotel Kinner Kailash. Kalpa is the chief village of the Kinnaur Region set at a height of 2,768 m above sea level. Tourists come here to get... Read More »
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Dharampur, Parwanoo
Rank 12
Ranked 12 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Dharampur is situated about 22 km from Parwanoo and is well connected with it via National Highway 22. It has one of the best hospitals in India for the treatment of tuberculosis. This place is also connected with Shimla, which lies at a distance of 63 km. One of the... Read More »
  • Type: Place of Worship
Hatkoti, Rohru
Rank 13
Ranked 13 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
3.5 / 7 1
1 Rating
Hatkoti valley lies at a height of 1,100 metres above the sea level and is surrounded by mountains. It was developed by the junction of Pabbar River and the streams, namely Raanvati and Bishkulti. There are numerous temples with wooden doors and stone walls and thus, the... Read More »
Saho, Chamba
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
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5.5 / 7 1
1 Rating & 1 Review
  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
99%
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Pinjore, Parwanoo
Rank 15
Ranked 15 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
3 Ratings & 2 Reviews
Pinjore is situated at the confluence of Kaushalya and Jhajjar Rivers at a distance of around 10 km from Parwanoo. Various ancient sculptures and antiquities have been found from this place, which date back to the period from 9th century AD to 12th century AD. Moreover,... Read More »
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  • Type: Church
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St. John's Church, Dalhousie
Rank 16
Ranked 16 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
4.8 / 7 1
19 Ratings & 15 Reviews
St. John's Church, oldest church of the town carries immense historical significance. Constructed during the rule of Britishers in India, this church was founded by the protestant missionaries.  Located amidst beautiful natural backdrop, this church is one of the most... Read More »
"Britishers church"3 months ago "Nothing attractive to see"May 11, 2015
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  • Type: Village
Chitkul, Sangla
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
6.4 / 7 1
13 Ratings & 10 Reviews
Chitkul is the last inhabited village situated near Indo-Tibet border at a distance of 20 km from Sangla. This village lies on the right bank of River Baspa. The most popular attraction of this village is the temple of local goddess ‘Chitkul Maathi’ also known as... Read More »
  • Type: Street
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Ridge, Shimla
Rank 18
Ranked 18 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
6.0 / 7 1
121 Ratings & 81 Reviews
Ridge is located in the core of the fascinating Shimla and offers a large open space. The beautiful region is full of lush vegetation and panoramic scenic beauty. The Ridge joins the Scandal Point and leads to Lakkar Bazaar on the east side. It has become a popular destination... Read More »
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  • Type: Mansion
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The Castle, Manali
Rank 19
Ranked 19 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
5.4 / 7 1
107 Ratings & 61 Reviews
The Castle was built around 1460 AD, by Rajah Sidh Singh of Kullu. The mediaeval structure is located in Naggar, which is a part of the Manali region. An architectural blend of western and Himalayan style is displayed by the castle. Located near the River Beas, the castle... Read More »
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
Dagshai, Parwanoo
Rank 20
Ranked 20 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Dagshai is a small town located in the hilly terrain of Solan District in Himachal Pradesh. At a height of nearly 6,000 ft above sea level, this place is one of the oldest military settlements of British troops in India. Within the town also lies a prison that was used to... Read More »
  • Type: Market
78%
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The Mall, Shimla
Rank 21
Ranked 21 of 498
Places to Visit in Himachal Pradesh
Average Rating
5.9 / 7 1
464 Ratings & 312 Reviews
The Mall at Shimla is the shopping centre of the capital city. The Mall Road stretching from Scandal Point to Oberoi Clark Hotel features establishments like restaurants, clubs, banks, bars, post offices and tourist centres. Visitors can take a stroll along this popular... Read More »
"Best place in Shimla"1 month ago "One of my favourite"2 months ago
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