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Kullu

About Kullu

Kullu, the headquarters of the district, is situated at an altitude of 1200 mt on the confluence of Savory rivulet and Beas river. Though it is somewhat warm during June and early July, but for the rest of the year provides a delightful and healthy climate. the annual rainfall is about 40″, of which a little less than a half occurs during the winter months from October to March. There is not much snowfall during the winters but the snow clad peaks look very beautiful. Kullu town has made its name on the international tourist map for its famous Dussehra festival. Town is a seat of the chief deity of the valley i.e. Raghunathjee. During Dussehra the visiting deities from all over the district first pay their obeisance by visiting abode of Raghunathjee at Sultanpur. The town of Kullu can accommodate large number of visitors with all facilities of boarding and lodging required by them.

Kullu district offers many attractions to the tourists. It has rich art and cultural heritage, lush green deep meadows, dazzling rivers, white capped snowy peaks and high mountains. The district has incomparable Beas and its sub-valleys which are full of natural charm and grandeur. Though, Kullu does not have the rich historical archaeological or epigraphically antiquities like Chamba but still has some ancient remains antiquities like Nirmand in outer-Seraj and Hat at Barjaura. Not only the district is famous for its scenic beauty but also as a paradise for the trekkers and mountaineers.

YOUR FIRST STEPS IN KULLU

Pack your bags and travel to KULLU

Arriving by Bus

One can drive to Kullu from Delhi, Shimla and nearby places. There are regular connections from Delhi, Pathankot, Shimla, Ambala and Palampur. Deluxe bus as well as ordinary bus services is available.

Arriving by Taxi

Travelling to Kullu by Taxi saves ample time. It takes around 4-5 hours from Chandigarh to reach Kullu.

Arriving by Train

Jogindernagar, Shimla, Kalka, Pathankot and Chandigarh are the closest stations to Kullu. Chandigarh is the most convenient option.

Arriving by Air

Kullu has its own airport, Bhuntar airport. Jagson Airlines and Indian Airlines operate flights round the year. It takes around 90 minutes to reach Kullu from Delhi. One can take taxi from there to reach the town.

WHAT YOU CAN SEE IN KULLU

Explore the picturesque locations of Kullu

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Dev Sangrhalaya, Kullu

Abandon the busy life and
enjoy the beauty of peaceful hamlet

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Bhuvneshwari Mata Bhekhali

The best destination for complete entertainment and fun

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Bishweshar Temple, Bajaura

Experience the sights and sounds of the wild

Raghunath Temple

Raghunath Temple

Cascading waters adds to the magnificent sight

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Bijli Mahadev

Escape in the vastness of exquisite valley

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Nature Park, Mohal

Explore the enchanting charm of the monasteries

WHAT YOU CAN SEE NEAR KULLU

Capture the splendid views of snow-capped peaks

Manu Temple

This is dedicated to the sage Manu. Just near the Hadimba temple flows the Manalsu River, that culminates in the main Beas river.

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Manikaran Gurudwara

Manikaran Gurudwara in the small town of Manikaran is thronged by devotees all through the year. It is said that the Sikh founder, Guru Nanak Devji visited Manikaran.

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Rohtang Pass

Rohtang Pass is 51 kms from Manali. Located at a height of 3980 Mtrs, on highway to Keylong/Leh. The Pass offers a panorama and spectacular mountain view.

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Captured beauty of Kullu

Feast your eyes with beauty of Kullu