The crowds throng to Manali to escape the summer heat. Visit Manali in winters and enjoy the serenity and solitude with a snow capped picture perfect landscape
1. Snow, Snow and more snow
The ideal time to see & feel fresh snow and a breathtaking landscape you see only in the movies
Build your first Snowman
3. Stay in 4 star comfort at Budget Rates
The period of sparse crowds and upto 50% discount on Hotel rooms compared to summers
4. Snow activities
Skiing, Sledding, Snowmobiles all at Solang Valley
5. Hot Sulphur Springs
Take dip in the Hot Sulphur Springs at Vashisht , Klath or Manikaran
6. Himalayan Trout
Taste fresh Himalayan Trout at the many eateries on the Mall or The Johnson Café along with your favourite drink.
7. Hadimba Temple
The historic Hadimba temple, built in 1533 and located in the middle of a deodar forest
8. Understand the benefits of a 4 wheel drive vehicle
If you are in Manali during snowfall then only a 4 X 4 Gypsy can take you to the relocated Volvo Stand.
Buy the famous Kullu Shawls directly from the factory and keep the cold away
10. See the local home heating system
The innovative home heating system used by the locals is like a Tandoor which works like a heater and is also used for cooking. The entire family sleeps around it at night.
Visiting Manali in Winters is an adventure in itself. The slippery roads, a white landscape, subzero temperatures, power cuts, frozen water pipes, regular warnings of heavy snowfall in the media gives one a feeling of continuous thrill.