Himachal Pradesh Travel Guide | Everything You Need To Know

Himachal Pradesh is one of the happiest states in India because of the loving people, favorable weather during summer, and beautiful snowfall during winter. Himachal Pradesh is known for its religious activities, trekking, and lots of adventure.

Himachal Pradesh witness all kind of tourist and travelers such as,

  • Ladakh and Spiti is famous between bikers
  • Himalayan peaks are popular among trekkers
  • Shimla & Manali are known for honeymoon
  • Bir Billing is the highest paragliding point in Asia
  • There are 5 out of 108 Shakti Peeths of Hindu situated in the Himachal Pradesh
  • Kinnaur Kailash, Manimahesh Kailash, and Shrikant Mahadev Kailash are some of the most important pilgrimage

There are so many other things that make Himachal Pradesh an important travel destination.

Districts In Himachal Pradesh

S. No.DistrictHeadquarters
1BilaspurBilaspur
2ChambaChamba
3HamirpurHamirpur
4KangraDharamsala
5KinnaurReckong Peo
6KulluKullu
7Lahaul and SpitiKeylong
8MandiMandi
9ShimlaShimla
10SirmaurNahan
11SolanSolan
12UnaUna

Shakti Peeth In Himachal Pradesh

  • Jwalaji
  • Brajeshwari Devi
  • Naina devi
  • Sheetla Devi
  • Chamunda Devi
  • Chintpurni

Popular Honeymoon Destinations Of Himachal Pradesh

  • Shimla
  • Chail
  • Manali
  • Dalhousie
  • Kasauli
  • Kullu
  • Chamba
  • Mandi
  • Kinnaur
  • Solan
  • Solang Valley
  • Narkanda
  • Chindi-Karsog Valley
  • Tirthan Valley
  • Spiti Valley

Peaks In Himachal Pradesh

Name of the peakAltitude (meters)Location
Shilla7025Kinnaur
Reo Purgyil6816Kinnaur
Gya6795Spiti
Leo Pargial II North Peak6791Kinnaur
Ninjeri6646Kinnaur
Undung Kangri6642Lahaul and Spiti
Parvati Parvat6633Spiti, Kullu
Manirang6593Kinnaur, Spiti
Granite Peak6585Kinnaur
Rangrik Rang6553Kinnaur
Kullu Pumori6553Lahaul and Spiti
Mukila6517Lahaul and Spiti
Jorkanden6473Kinnaur
Menthosa6443Lahaul and Spiti
Umashila5294Kullu
Papsura6446Kullu, Lahaul and Spiti
Dharamsura6446Kullu, Lahaul and Spiti
Gyagar6400Lahaul and Spiti
Dibibokri Pyramid6408Kullu
Gyephang6400Lahaul and Spiti
Phawarang6349Kinnaur
Koa Rang IV6340Lahaul and Spiti
Kangla Tarbo 16315Lahaul and Spiti
Chau Chau Kang Nilda6,303Lahaul and Spiti
Baihali Jot6,295Lahaul and Spiti, Chamba
Gangchuaa6,288Kinnaur
Koa Rang V6258Lahaul and Spiti
Shigrila6,230Lahaul and Spiti
Indrasan6,220Kullu
Shikar Beh6,200Lahaul and Spiti, Kangra
Koa Rang II6,187Lahaul and Spiti
Koa Rang VI6,187Lahaul and Spiti
Koa Rang I6,157Lahaul and Spiti
Koa Rang III6,154Lahaul and Spiti
Ramabang6,135Lahaul and Spiti
Shilla6132Kinnaur
Mount Yunum (mountain)6,111Lahaul and Spiti
Koa Rang VII6,096Lahaul and Spiti
Mukar Beh6,070Lahaul and Spiti, Kangra
Gepang Goh6,050Lahaul and Spiti
Shipki6,068Kinnaur
Kinnaur Kailash6,050Kinnaur
Sanakdeik Jot6,045Chamba, Lahaul and Spiti
Deo Tibba6,001Kullu
Solang5,975Kullu
Pir Panjal5,972Chamba
Maiwa Kandinu5,944Kullu
Hanuman Tibba5,860Kullu/Kangra
Bara Kanda5,860Chamba
Pishu5,672Kinnaur, Shimla
Manimahesh Kailash5,660Chamba
Saltu Da Par5,650Lahaul and Spiti
Gushu5,607Kinnaur, Shimla
Raldang5,499Kinnaur
Shitindhar5,290Kullu
Srikhand Mahadev5,182Kullu
Thamsar5,080Chamba
Lachalunga5,060Lahaul and Spiti
Murangla5,060Lahaul and Spiti
Shringla4,999Lahaul and Spiti
Inder Kila4,940Kullu
Pin Parbati5,319Kullu, Lahoul and spiti
Pin Bahba4,890Lahoul and spiti, Kinnour
Ghoralantinu4,760Kullu/Kangra
Chanshal Peak4,520Shimla
Patalsu4,470Kullu
Gauri Devi Ka Tibba4,030Chamba
Nagru4,020Mandi
Hargaran3,850Lahaul and Spiti
Narshing Tibba3,730Chamba
Choordhar3,647Shimla/Sirmaur
Shacha3,540Kullu
Hatu Peak3,400Shimla
Shikari Devi3,359Mandi
Cholang3,270Kangra
Kuppar Peak3,300Shimla
Kamlodi Top3,100Shimla
Kamrunag3,065Mandi
Billing Top3,050Kangra
Derthu Top3,020Shimla
Devidarh2,872Mandi
Shali Tibba2,870Shimla
Nag Tikkar2,780Shimla
Prashar2,730Mandi
Winch Camp2,700Mandi

Rivers In Himachal Pradesh

  • Beas
  • Sutlej
  • Chenab
  • Yamuna
  • Baspa
  • Ravi
  • Pabbar
  • Parbati
  • Bhaga
  • Giri
  • Spiti
  • Uhl
  • Chakki
  • Tons
  • Shalvi
  • Parang
  • Markanda
  • Sarsuti
  • Asan Barrage
  • Chambi Kund
  • Langqen Zangbo
  • River Pin
  • Tsarap
  • Gambhar

Mountaineering Institute In Himachal Pradesh

  • Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Mountaineering and Allied Sports
  • Address: MDR 29, Aleo, opposite to Hotel Honeymoon, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131
  • Phone: 01902 252 342
  • Founded On: 1961

University In Himachal pradesh

UniversityLocation
Himachal Pradesh UniversityShimla
Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi VishvavidyalayaPalampur
Dr. Yashwant Singh Parmar University of Horticulture and ForestrySolan
Jaypee University of Information TechnologyWaknaghat
Eternal UniversityBaru Sahib
Shoolini UniversitySolan
Manav Bharti UniversitySolan
Chitkara University, Himachal PradeshSolan
Central University of Himachal PradeshDharamsala
Baddi University of Emerging Sciences and TechnologiesBaddi
Arni Universitykathgarh
Maharishi Markandeshwar University SolanSolan
Indus International UniversityVPO Bathu, Tehsil Haroli,Dist. Una
Himachal Pradesh Technical UniversityHamirpur
Sri Sai UniversityPalampur
Bahra UniversityWaknaghat
IEC UniversitySolan
APG Shimla UniversityShimla
Maharaja Agrasen UniversitySolan
Himachal Pradesh National Law UniversityShimla

Airports In Himachal Pradesh

  • Bhuntar Airport – Kullu Manali
  • Bhuntar Airport – Kullu Manali
  • Jubbarhatti Airport – Shimla (SLV)

Which Is The State Bird Of Himachal Pradesh

Western Tragopan

National park in himachal pradesh

S.No.National Park 
1Great Himalayan National Park
2Pin Valley National Park
3Khirganga
4Inderkila
5Simbalbara

Mountain Ranges Are There In Himachal Pradesh

  • Pir Panjal Range
  • DhaulaDhar Range
  • Zanskar Range
  • Ladakh Mountain Range
  • Siwalik Range

Languages Spoken In Himachal Pradesh

  • Bhateali
  • Bilaspuri
  • Bunan language
  • Kanashi language
  • Kangri language
  • Kinnauri language
  • Kolong language
  • Kullui
  • Chambeali
  • Chinali language
  • Chitkuli Kinnauri language
  • Churahi
  • Western Pahari
  • Hindi
  • Hinduri language
  • Gaddi language
  • Gujari language
  • Mahasu Pahari
  • Mandeali
  • Tinani language
  • Sirmauri language
  • Sunam language
  • Pahari Kinnauri language
  • Pangwali
  • Pattani languag

Himachal Pradesh Helpline No:

Single Emergency Number112
Police100
Ambulance/Medical102, 108
Disaster Management Control Room0177-2812344
Cyber Crime Cell191, 0177-2621714
Child Helpline1098
Gudiya Helpline1515
Fire101
Disaster Management1070, 1077
Report Against Corruption0177-2629813
Crime Stopper1090
Women Helpline1091
Hoshiyar Singh Helpline1090

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