Offbeat Places to Visit in Himachal

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  1. Malana – Experience the rich culture and learn about the deep-rooted history of the hills and their people in Himachal.

Key attractions: JamulaDevta Temple, Rasol Pass, Chalal Trekking Trail

  1. Tirthan Valley – A gem hidden amid serenity and peace. A must-visit place for anyone who wants to relax, unwind and rejuvenate in the hills.

Key attractions: Serloskar Lake, trekking trails, waterfalls

  1. Chitkul – The key attraction of Chitkul is the organic farms and farming. One gets to witness the divine nature of fruit-bearing plants. You can also learn a thing or two about gardening. The valley is known for its potatoes and peas of great quality.

Key attractions: Mathi Temple, Charang Chitkul Pass, Lalan Ti

  1. Pabbar Valley – Quite, calming, and untouched, Pabbar Valley is one of the most scenic places in Himachal. Taking a stroll in this valley amidst the background soothing sounds of nature is possibly the best gift you can give yourself!

Key attractions: Chandarnahan Trek, Saru Trek

  1. Thanedar – Home to numerous orchards of juicy apples and cherry, Thanedar is an unexplored but one of the most beautiful and peaceful towns of Himachal which gives a spectacular view of snow-laden mountains.

Key attractions: Stokes Farm House, apple orchards, Hira Mahal Palace

  1. Shoja – Witnessing a sunset from the top of the hills is one of the most memorable and calming moments and in Shoja, you’ll experience that and more with the breathtaking sunset vistas!


Key attractions: Raghupur Fort, Chehni Kothi

  1. Barot – Witness the wildlife at Nargu Wildlife Sanctuary and experience the thrill of existing in the same landscape as some wild animals. Barot is also perfect for some outdoor activities like camping and trekking, making it a complete package for all adventurous souls.

Key attractions: Uhl River, Nargu Wildlife Sanctuary, Barot Temple

  1. Gushaini – If you wish to camp under the stars, amidst the scenic views and nature with your friends or alone, this is the place. Gushaini has also been nicknamed the Trout town because it is famous for its trout fish which is extensively found there.

Key attractions: Shringa Rishi Temple, Great Himalayan National Park