Manavalaya means ‘Home of Manu’ – legends says King Manu, had single headedly taken the responsibility to protect his people and the land from being destroyed by great floods, hence the name Manali. Manali, a heavenly abode is India’s most visited tourist hill station, an all time favourite holiday spot for honeymooners, families, solos, group of friends and backpackers. Proudly sitting at an altitude of 2050 meters above sea level, stretching along the river banks of Beas, Manali’s cool temperatures is a perfect haven to soothe of the hot Indian summers. There is more to this hill station then just being a holiday destination, you will be amazed to know the kind of outdoor adventure activities it offers to every visitor of all age groups. Manali has everything for everyone – the breathtaking stunning views, adventure sports and affordable accommodation. The hill station is blessed with incomparable beauty with lush green thick forests, the gushing rivers, strewn gorge surrounded by deep boulders, snow capped mountains, the cool breeze that carries the birds melodious song along with it, makes you feel that you’re close to heaven. Manali is indeed a mini heaven on earth. Since, Manali is well connected to prime cities, and the nearest airport is Bhuntar Airport, it serves as a perfect getaway destination for those who want o get away from the city. The hill station welcomes everyone with open arms, one can visit Manali throughout the year. So, don’t wait for seasonal opportunities.
Things to do and visit in Manali
Visitors who are want to make the most of their holidays can indulge in various sports like hiking, skiing, mountaineering, rafting, trekking, kayaking, para gliding and mountain biking. Located in the Doongri forest is Hadimba Devi Temple, this peaceful place is surrounded by deodar trees, perfect site for families with elderly members. Visits to the monasteries will you a glimpse of the Tibetan culture. Rohtang Pass is another main tourist attraction, make sure you don’t miss out, with its spectacular panorama views you will be glad you visited it. Finding accommodation in Manali is easy. It caters to every travellers budget and need.
Honeymoon Inn Manali
With the stunning views of the Himalayas, this modern and chic hotel is located 3.7 km from Hadimba Temple and 15 km from ski area Solang Valley. The individual and elegant: Regent, Duplex, Honeymoon Special, Super Deluxe and Deluxe are furnished in rich colors and fabrics, reflecting a blend of modern set up combined with traditional. Each room has a ceiling fan, flat screen TVs, sitting areas and Wi-Fi. Tea and coffee making facilities for guests to enjoy their hot drinks being in the comfort of the room. Room service is available 247
Complimentary breakfast at Honeymoon Inn Manali is served at a casual restaurant with bright soothing décor. Drink and eat in style at the restaurant which provides high quality service and cuisine. There is also an internet café, a modern lounge with a library and TV where guests can spend relaxing time to reads and watch their favourite show or movie. For the youth who love to dance the night away, can head to the discotheque. Guests can keep themselves active at the colourful game room which has a pool table, ping pong table and video games. Children of 12 years and above are welcome.
The hotel surely knows to care for their guests to ensure they have a relax and comfortable stay and go home with lingering memories.
Snow Valley Resort Manali
This elegant and chic resort is an enchanting hideaway surrounded by stunning snow capped Himalayan Mountains and lush green thick pinewood forests, is located 02 km from the main Manali Bus stand and 2.4 km from Tibetan Monastery.
This upscale resort Snow Valley Resort Manali offers 52 rooms and suites with daytime sunshine create a warm and welcoming atmosphere for guests. The rooms are designed with rich colors, wooden floors and have high ceilings and come along with modern amenities and stunning views. The resort provides free Wi-Fi, flat screen TV’s, mini bars, tea and coffee making facilities. The upgraded rooms have separate sitting areas with sofas, big windows or balconies. The guests can dine in style at the Valley View Restaurant overlooking the stunning landscapes of Manali. There is a game room for fun activities and a whole range of outdoor sports and adventurous activities like river rafting, skiing to gondola rides.
A visit to the hill station always leaves you with lingering memories, till you re-visit again to experience something new.