Tourist Places in Himachal Pradesh

Sightseeing and Attractions in Himachal Pradesh


Himachal Pradesh is mostly preferred by travellers from New Delhi, Delhi. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Himachal Pradesh is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Group. The best season or months to visit places in Himachal Pradesh. There are 621 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 Shikari Peak, Champavati Temple, Annandale, Barog, Trilokpur, The Mall Road, Pizzeria,Manali, Tsechokling Gompa, Sri Guru Nanak Devji Gurudwara, Bangana Lathian Piplu. Himachal Pradesh can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.

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Kothi, Manali

Nice place to visit
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6.0/7

Billing Paragliding, Bir

Thrilling Experience!! MUST TR...
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7.0/7

Viceregal Lodge, Shoghi

Also known as Rashtrapati Niva...
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7.0/7
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Himachal Pradesh Tourist Places

All (621) | Places of Worship (122) | Temples (96) | Hills (43) | Lakes (27) |


  • Type: Mountain
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Rohtang Pass, Manali
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6.2 / 7 1
961 Ratings & 666 Reviews
The Rohtang mountain pass located on the eastern end of the Pir Panjal mountain range of the Himalayas is the connecting pass to Kullu Valley, about 51 kilometres from Manali. The incredible landscape of the surrounding region includes the emerging Beas River on the south of... Read More »
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  • Type: Valley
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Solang Valley, Manali
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Ranked 2 of 621
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6.1 / 7 1
535 Ratings & 393 Reviews
Solang Valley, popular as a picnic spot, has a 300 metre high ski lift, which is well known amongst skiers. Known as Snow Point, it is located between Beas Kund and Solang Village. At the valley, tourists can enjoy varied activities like horse riding, paragliding, skiing... Read More »
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  • Type: Street
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Ridge, Shimla
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Ranked 3 of 621
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6.1 / 7 1
128 Ratings & 87 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: Temple
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Jakhu Temple, Shimla
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6.2 / 7 1
133 Ratings & 92 Reviews
Jakhu Temple is a majestic temple and dedicated to Lord Hanuman. Situated on the top of the beautiful Jakhu hill at an altitude of 2455 meters above the sea level it is surrounded by forest. There are many monkeys around this temple but fortunately do not attack travelers. It... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
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Dalai Lama Temple Complex, Dharamshala
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6.3 / 7 1
30 Ratings & 25 Reviews
Dharamsala is located at the foothills of Dhauladhar with a magnificent view of snowy peaks, lush beautiful hills, deodar and pine forests and tea gardens. The Dalai Lama temple complex, at a walking distance from the McLeod Ganj bus stand in upper Dharamsala is on Temple... Read More »
  • Type: Market
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The Mall, Shimla
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Ranked 6 of 621
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5.9 / 7 1
474 Ratings & 320 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 »
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  • Type: Gurudwara
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Manikaran Gurudwara, Manali
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Ranked 7 of 621
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5.9 / 7 1
139 Ratings & 110 Reviews
Located in the Parvathi Valley, along the banks of the Parvathi River is the Manikaran.  A small town, Manikaran has developed into being a prime tourist attraction with its incredible natural hot springs and religious pilgrim centres. There has also been the setting up... Read More »
  • Type: Temple
75%
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Hadimba Temple, Manali
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Ranked 8 of 621
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5.8 / 7 1
399 Ratings & 308 Reviews
The Hadimba Temple is an ancient cave temple dedicated to Hadimba Devi, sister of Hadimb, who was a character in the Mahabharata. Goddess Hadimba was the sister of the demon Hadimb who ruled the mountains and was feared by all. Situated at the foot of the Himalayas, the... Read More »
"Good"4 weeks ago "Temple of Hadimba"1 month ago
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  • Type: Offbeat Attraction
93%
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Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla
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Ranked 9 of 621
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6.0 / 7 1
39 Ratings & 31 Reviews
The Indian Institute of Advanced Study was built during 1884-1888 during the British rule in India. Housed in Viceregal Lodge atop Observatory Hill, the premise is encircled by pine trees and gardens. Visitors can explore the entrance hall and gardens of the institution,... Read More »
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  • Type: Church
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Christ Church, Shimla
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Ranked 10 of 621
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5.9 / 7 1
24 Ratings & 16 Reviews
Christ Church at the Ridge is the second oldest church in northern India constructed in 1846-1857. Designed by Colonel J. T. Boileau, the Church features a clock on the church tower that was put up in 1860. The porch along with the church was added in 1873. The church is... Read More »
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  • Type: Park
  • Entry: Paid
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Himalayan Nature Park in Kufri, Shimla
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Ranked 11 of 621
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5.5 / 7 1
271 Ratings & 179 Reviews
The Himalayan Nature Park in Kufri, one of the popular locations around Shimla, is located at a distance of 16 km. The site renowned for its ski slopes is a natural habitat of rich flora and fauna with about 140 species. Along with the park, the state government has set up a... Read More »
"Ultimate peak"1 month ago "Best park to visit"Jan 14, 2017
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Kangra Valley, Dharamshala
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Ranked 12 of 621
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5.5 / 7 1
5 Ratings & 3 Reviews
Kangra Valley is one of the most serene and scenic valleys in the Dhauladhar range. Popular for its picturesque beauty and wide variety of flora and fauna, Kangra Valley is also known for its religious destinations and as a hot spot for adventurous activities.Kangra Valley has... Read More »
"Famous for its apples"Apr 20, 2014 "Nice location"Jan 28, 2014
  • Type: Temple
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Bhagsu Nag Temple, Dharamshala
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Ranked 13 of 621
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4.7 / 7 1
7 Ratings & 7 Reviews
Bhagsu nag Temple is one of the popular ancient temples, which is located at about 3 km east of the main city of McLeodganj and around 11 km from Dharamshala. It is surrounded by the famous Bhagsu Falls and is considered to be a popular place of Hindu pilgrimage. An annual... Read More »
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  • Type: River
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River Beas, Manali
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6.2 / 7 1
130 Ratings & 102 Reviews
The Himalayan Mountains give birth to some of the most pristine, mighty, and magnificent rivers that traverse the length and breadth of North India. River Beas, which originates at Vyas Kund in the Rohtang Pass in Kullu, is one of the most important rivers in the country and... Read More »
  • Type: Cricket stadium
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Dharamshala Cricket Stadium, Dharamshala
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Ranked 15 of 621
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6.1 / 7 1
56 Ratings & 42 Reviews
Dharamshala Cricket Stadium (DCS), an internationally renowned stadium, is the home ground of Himachal Pradesh State cricket team. It is considered to be one of the most attractive cricket stadiums of India due to its natural backdrop. Few international and Ranji cricket... Read More »
"What a beauty !!"Dec 22, 2016 "A beautiful structure"Dec 20, 2016
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  • Type: Heritage Site
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Norbulingka Institute, Dharamshala
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Ranked 16 of 621
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6.5 / 7 1
13 Ratings & 13 Reviews
Norbulingka Institute is an educational and training institute in Dharamshala which was established for preserving Tibetan culture and art. It was established by Dalai Lama and got its name from his official residence situated at Lhasa. The institute is located amidst gardens,... Read More »
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  • Type: Historic Place
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Triund, McLeodganj
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Ranked 17 of 621
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6.1 / 7 1
71 Ratings & 52 Reviews
Triund is a popular excursion spot, which is approachable on foot. The beautiful spot standing at an altitude of 2,827 m above sea level is a 9 km trek from the centre of town. Trekking through the oaks and cedars is one of the popular vantage points, providing beautiful... Read More »
"Tranquil trek"3 weeks ago "The best way to unwind"4 weeks ago
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  • Type: Water spring
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Monkey Point, Kasauli
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Ranked 18 of 621
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6.3 / 7 1
37 Ratings & 27 Reviews
Monkey Point is the highest peak of the town. Located 4 km from the bus stand, from the top tourists can get a complete view of the plains of Chandigarh region and the river Sutlej flowing through the valleys. Visitors can also spot a snow covered peak of 'Choor Chandni', the... Read More »
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  • Type: Temple
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Kali ka Tibba, Chail
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Ranked 19 of 621
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6.7 / 7 1
14 Ratings & 11 Reviews
Kali ka Tibba is a temple dedicated to goddess Kali. It is located at the top of the mountain Blossom, which has been named after the Rajmata’s Cottage. The place provides a beautiful view of the surrounding Shivalik Range and the Choor Chandni Peak. Furthermore,... Read More »
  • Type: Picnic Spot
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Gulaba, Manali
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Ranked 20 of 621
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6.4 / 7 1
24 Ratings & 19 Reviews
Gulaba is a scenic spot and is covered with snow from November to February. Located at a distance of 20 km from Manali, Gulaba is on the way to Rohtang Pass. Read More »
"Beauty queen"4 weeks ago "Snowy place"Jan 30, 2016
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