Mandi in Himachal Pradesh
Mandi is one of the district of Himachal Pradesh. Mandi is a very famous place as it also known as Chhoti Kashi . Mandi is situated at the center of Himachal Pradesh at the altitude of 760 meters above sea level. This is perfect place to enjoy the holidays and summer, winter vacations their. This town lies in left bank of the river Beas in the hills of Shivalik ranges. Their are many places to visit their like Prashar Lake, Bhim Kali Temple and many more. Come to the Mandi for experiencing the beauty of Himalayas.
This place is also called as Choti Kashi as there are many ancient temples in the city. Many ancient temples are located in Mandi town and on the bank of Beas. There are many lakes which are very popular in Mandi like Rewalsar Lake, Prashar Lake. Mandi is one of the most popular hill resorts in Himachal Pradesh. The best time to visit the Mandi in summer vacations. This is the time when their is hotness as well as coolness for the enjoyment of vacations and the beauty. That is time when tourist are come and went to the Manali to enjoy the beauty of Manali.
History Of Mandi
Mandi district is formed by the separate of two provinces Suket and Mandi on August 1948 under to the Punjab Government after that the State of Himachal Pradesh came into existence. Mandi is also known as Mandavya Nagar as the big saint Mandavya Rishi residence is their. The entire history of states of Mandi is littered with wars with among themselves and other adjoining states. Mandi is also refers to the Market as it is the main rote to other cities like Manali, Ladakh, Punjab etc. Now, this this place become people of different religions stay. Most of them are Hindu so you can find many Hindu Temples nearby the town of Mandi and on the bank of beas river.
Tourist attractions in Mandi
Temples In Mandi
Mandi is known for their ancient temples . Many tourist come to the temples for blessings and visiting the old monuments. There are many temples and here is short list of them below-
How to reach Mandi
You can reach Mandi easily by Air route. The nearest airport is Bhuntar 60 kilometers away from Mandi and 07-09 Kilometers away from Kullu.
Kiratpur is the nearest railway station to Mandi. It is 125 kilometers away from Mandi Town and well connected to road.
By Roadways you can easily accessible to the Mandi. Mandi is well connected road by National Highway 21. HRTC services is 24 hrs available to to the Mandi as NH-21 and main road to the Chandigarh and Delhi approx. 200 and 450kms. Mandi is well connected to the other cities and capital of Himachal Pradesh, Shimla.
Hotels in Mandi
There are many hotels in Mandi District in Himachal Pradesh. In Himachalspider.com you can get the all information about the hotels in that. Here is link below of all Hotels in Mandi.
Hotels In Mandi
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