Where Mother Nature has showered

Places to visit in Kullu

Places to Visit in Kullu

Great Himalayan National Park :- The National Park with an area of 754 sq. km. is located in Kullu District and has the representative area of temperate and alpine forests of Himachal. It has some the virgin coniferous forests of the State. Vast areas of alpine pastures and glaciers cap this park. This area has many important wildlife species of Western Himalayas, like Musk deer, Brown bear, Goral, Thar, Leopard, Snow leopard, Bharal, Serow, Monal, Kalij, Koklas, Cheer, Tragopan, Snow cock etc.

Kaishdhar :- A high meadow fringed by deodar trees.

Banjar :- At a distance of 58 km south of Kullu, Banjar is an excellent spot for trout fishing in the waters of river Tirthan.

Kasol :- Situated on the bank of Parvati River, Kasol makes a good holiday destination. 42 km from Kullu charmingly located on an open space which slopes down to the broad expanse of clear white sand at the Parvati River. The place is well known for trout fishing.

Katrain :- The central and the widest part of the valley, Katrain (1463 m) is 20 km from Kullu on way to Manali. Apple orchards and trout hatchery lend charm and prominence to the place. It is also famous for bee keeping and Govt. trout farm at Patilkulh.

Raison :- 16km Away from Kullu, the sight is ideal for spending a quite holiday in solitary splendour and for holding youth camps. There are a large number of orchards in this part of the valley. Devi-ri-kothi and mul Kihar are now preserved in the museum.