Best Places to Visit in Himachal in December:
The tall pines arching their backs to touch the young Himalayan peaks, the carefree streams cascading down the mountainside, the landscape a pristine white… that is the beauty of the state of Himachal Pradesh. The natural beauty matched by the unfaltering hospitality of the people makes Himachal one of the friendliest states to travel to in India. The word Himachal means the “land of snows” and it does turn into the snow-clad paradise in the month of December. The best places to visit in Himachal in December will surely give you a taste of its pristine beauty combined with some fantastic adventure sports too.
Here is a list of the best places to visit in Himachal in December:
- Khajjiar: Draped with a thick blanket of snow, Khajjiar is one of the best places to visit in Himachal in December. A visit to the Khajjiar lake, Swarna Devi mandir, sankat mochan mandir, jakhu mandir, manu mandir, IIAS and a trek to Rohtag pass and Solang valley make Khajjiar a must visit.
- Kufri: A skiiers paradise, Kufri is a paradise for all those who love snow and winter sports. The many adventure sports held at Fagu are a must visit in Himachal in December.
- Spiti Valley: Nestling between the onerous mountains lies the Spiti valley which is home to some of the most beautiful Buddhist monasteries. Spiti offers a range of activities in December which include trekking at the Kunzum pass, visit to the Key monastery, trip to Chandratal Lake, Toba monastery, Dhankar monastery and much more.
- Solang Valley: A haven for skiiers and adventure sports enthusiasts, Solang valley also offers religious respite with its many temples which include manu mandir, hadimba mandir, Nehru kund, vashisht baths and much more.
- Malana: The small town of Malana is well-known on the tourist circuit of Himachal Pradesh. December lends the town a white cover ideal for skiing, trekking or just lazing it out in the many resorts and home stays. Apart from this you can visit bijli mahadev mandir, manikaran, naggar, chandrakhani pass.
The best places to visit in Himachal in December are numerous and these also include Kullu, Narkanda, Dalhousie, Triund, Mcleodganj, Kullu, Shimla, Rohtang pass and many others.