Chail Hill Station

Chail Hill Station is a beautiful hill station at an average altitude of around 2,226 meters, near to Shimla, in Himachal Pradesh state of India. Chail Hill Station is situated at a higher altitude than Shimla. Chail is one of the most beautiful hill stations in the world. Chail Hill Station. Chail Hill Station was…

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Bir-Billing Ecoturism, Paragliding

Bir-Billing, 2 nearby village in Kangra district of Himachal Predesh state of India is famous for its Community based Ecotourism, Aero-tourism and Spiritual activities. Eco-Tourism activities at Bir village and surrounding areas are intended to preserve the ecology of the area and to support the livelihood of local people. Ecotourism Society of Himachal Pradesh, EcoSoC,…

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Manikaran, Hot Water Springs

Manikaran in Himachal Pradesh state of India is famous for its Hot Water Springs and is a pilgrimage center for Hindus and Sikhs. It is believed that a visit to Kashi (Varanasi) is not required if one visits Manikaran. The hot spring waters of Manikaran is so hot that rice and potatoes can be cooked…

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Dhanaulti Hill Station

Dhanaulti Hill Station is a very popular hill station near to Musssoorie hill station in Uttarakhand state, India. Dhanaulti Hill Station is at a height of around 2286 meters above sea level and is covered with Oak , Pine, Cedar, Deodar and Rhododendron filled forests. Dhanaulti Hill Station. Amber and Dhara are two Eco-parks, very…

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Dalhousie Hill Station

Dalhousie Hill Station is located in the Himachal Pradesh state of India. Dalhousie was developed under Lord Delhousie, the Governor General of India (1848 to 1856), as a summer retreat for the British officers and for the British troops, in the year 1854. Hence the hill station is named after him. View of Himachal Hills…

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Barog Hill Station

Barog Hill Station is in Solan district of Himachal Pradesh, India, at a height of around 1680 meters above sea level. Barog Railway station at Barog Hill Station. The Hill Station is named after Colonel Barog, an engineer , who was involved with the construction of Kalka-Shimla Mountain railway line in the early 19th century….

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Kasauli Hill Station

Kasauli Hill Station is located in Solan district of Himachal Pradesh state in India. Kasauli is also a Cantonment, established by the British in 1842. Kasauli Hill Station is at an altitude of 5900 feet or 1800 meters. Pine, oak and horse-chestnut forests makes Kasauli a romantic hill station. You can go for a walk…

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Khajjiar Hill Station, Mini Switzerland

Khajjiar Hill Station is in Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh in India. Khajjiar Hill Station was named “Mini Switzerland” by the Vice Counselor and Head of Chancery of Switzerland in India, in 1992. Khajjiar along with 160 other hill stations are having topographical resemblance to Switzerland. A Summer afternoon in Khajjiar Hill Station, Mini Switzerland….

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Kullu Valley and Kullu Hill station

Kullu Valley and Kullu Hill station are in Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh state in India, on the high terrains of Beas river. Kullu (or Kulu) has lot of Apple, Pears and Plum Orchards. There are Deodar and Pine forests in the area. Kulu is also famous for its hand-loom Shawls and caps. View of…

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Dharamsala, Central Tibetan Administration HQ and Hill station

Dharamsala

Dharamsala or Dharamshala, The Central Tibetan Administration Headquarters and Hill station town, is in Himachal Pradesh, India. Dharamshala is at a distance of 18 kilometers from Kangra, the district head quarters. McLeodGanj town, Central Tibetan Administration Headquarters and Hill station in Dharamsala – Image Courtesy : Wikimedia Tenzin Gyatso, 14th Dalai Lama, established Dharamshala as…

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