Season's First Snow Fall in Shimla and Himachal
Shimla the Capital of Himachal Pradesh and other tourist destinations like Manali and Mcleodganj experienced the first snowfall of the season. This has brought smiles on the faces of the tourists who wish to enjoy in the snow. Apart from this the hotel owners in Shimla, Dharamshala, Mcleodganj, Manali and other cities of Himachal are excited and expecting more tourists to visit in large numbers.
The good news for the visiters is that the entire Shimla's commercial centre The Mall is snow capped, also the historic Ridge and Jakhu hills have received good snowfall this season.
Nearby tourist spots in Shimla like Kufri, Fagu and Narkanda also experienced good snowfall. The entire hills are white with mesmerizing snow cover. The scenic beauty and picturesque view is a treat to watch.
Mcleodganj and nearby areas like Dharamkot, Bhagsunag, Naddi have also received moderate snow fall this season. Triund is completely under snow cover with heavy snowfall.
Though there are initial reports that few tourists were stranded for hours near Manali but the roads have been cleared now and the tourists can enjoy the snow in Manali and surrounding areas now.
However there are reports that higher reaches of Lahaul and Spiti, Kinnaur, Kullu and Chamba districts have received a very heavy snowfall and it will take some time to clear the roads in these areas.
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