Q. How to Reach Himachal?
Himachal Pradesh is the epitome of nature's bounty and climatic disparity. The state boasts its enormous variety of flora and fauna and biodiversity. On a Himachal tour package, you can reach your destination in many ways. Himachal Pradesh is properly connected with all modes of transportation and frequent services to some of the major neighbouring states like Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand and J&K. If you are planning a Himachal family tour package, choose from any of these 3 modes of transportation: By Rail: Kalka is the nearest railway station, approximately 90km away from Himachal. As the state has lift hills, there are no railway tracks. Travellers can access Himachal Pradesh via Indian Railways and explore major Himachal attractions. By Air: Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi, is the nearest airport from Himachal Pradesh, approximately 357km away. If you are coming for a Himachal trip from a foreign country, this is the only option. Kullu, 23km from Himachal, also has a domestic airport. By Road: Himachal has an excellent road network connecting all major cities. Himachal is 343km from New Delhi via Chandigarh, 240km from Dehradun, and 151km from Ambala.
Q. What is the best time for Himachal Honeymoon Package?
Ideally, May to June is the best time to visit Himachal. Whether you are visiting the state with family, friends, or as newlyweds, you can see the best of Himachal during this season. Pleasant weather, colourful vegetation, and nature's bliss make Himachal heavenly.
Q. How many days Himachal Tour Package is perfect for a family trip?
Himachal is a land of several sub-destinations. The ideal stay depends on the places you want to cover. There are Himachal tour packages varying from 3 nights/4 days, 4 nights/5 days, 5 nights/6 days, 6 nights/7 days, and even beyond.
Q. What are the places to see in and around Himachal?
There are many places to visit in Himachal. This beautiful state offers a dais to showcase nature's tranquillity and picturesque hill stations. Visit hill stations like Shimla, Kullu Manali, Dharamshala, Kasauli, Chamba, and Dalhousie. Other interesting places to visit include Rajgarh Valley, Sujanpur Tihra, Pragpur, Kangra Fort, Maharana Pratap Sagar, Great Himalayan National Park, and Chail.
Q. Himachal Summer Camps are Popular? Is it customizable?
Yes, you can enjoy customized Himachal tour packages and summer camps.
Q. What are the local foods of Himachal to try?
When you are in Himachal, do try Madra (found in Kangra and Chamba), Dhaam in Chamba and Manali, Tudkiya Bhath in Chamba, Bhey, Chha Ghost, Siddu in Kullu, Babru in Shimla, Aktori, Kullu Trout Fish, Mittha, Kaale Channe ka Khatta, and various Tibetian delights.
Q. What are the things to do in Himachal?
- Heli-skiing at Hanuman Tibba - Tibetian Opera at Dharmashala - Visit the oldest brewer in Kausali - Downhill cycling to Naggar - Trekking through the Great Himalayan National Park - Paragliding at Bir Billing - Go rafting at Kullu Valley - Trekking to Manala - Camping and snowcapped Mashorba - Rock climbing at Vashisht - Mountain biking at Spiti
Q. What to shop for in Himachal?
Himachal shopping is famous for its local items like souvenirs, jewellery, handicrafts etc. Shopping destinations include: - Nicholas Roerich Art Gallery, Naggar - Gandhi Chowk Shopping Plaza, Dalhousie - Sobha Singh Art Gallery, Palampur - Lakka Bazaar, Shimla - Manu Market, Manali - Thankas and Gifts, McLeod Ganj - Palaco Handmade Crafts, McLeod Ganj - City Centre Mall, Shimla Plan your Himachal tour package and get the best deals.
Q. Which are the famous fairs and festivals of Himachal?
Numerous fairs & festivals are held in Himachal enjoyed by locals and tourists alike. Few are Manali Winter Carnival, January Halda, January Dechhang, New Year Phagli, December/January Baba Barbhag Singh Mela, February Lossar and February Gochi.
Q. How can one acclimatize to Himachal’s weather?
Acclimatizing to the weather here, you need to layer up completely. Then ensure that your neck, ears and head are fully covered. Carry along some medicines to overcome altitude sickness and nausea.
Q. Can you travel solo in Himachal?
Solo travelling by men and women can be enjoyed by in Himachal. People here are very much friendly and also helpful. Tourists are welcomed throughout the year and respected.
Q. Is it safe for women travellers to travel alone in Himachal?
This place is termed to be among the safest destinations even for women travellers. There is no need to worry as local help is always available to ensure getting out of trouble.
Q. When is the off season in Himachal?
In Himachal, off season begins from March to last until April. It is cited to be the best time to travel with children and the elderly and also enjoy heavy discounts.