Just Married?? Want to be at a place that spellbinds you?? A cozy evening tryst with a nip in air, sitting in a musical café or soaking your feet in the stream of river along with your partner. Then, Manali in Himachal Pradesh is the destination for you, “lovey doves”. Couple’s honeymoon destination to spend some romantic time with each other. Away from the traffic, where you can listen to the sounds of nature through songs sung by birds, gush of flowing river, blowing breeze and silence of falling snow. With all these, you will be commencing a new life with your partner, an erstwhile lover or an arranged one by parents. Wow! It sounds so pleasing. And why it should not? Manali is an enticing Honeymoon Destination. Named after sage Manu, Manali is nestled in Himachal’s mountain ranges at the end of Kullu Valley. Place is not less than a paradise on earth and has become a famous tourist destination, be it for couples, friends or whole family. Its pleasant climate plays a pivotal role in attracting tourists from all over India and world. Plus, having all facilities one wants during a vacation makes it a place to be. So, be it summers or winters, Manali is apt to visit at any time of the year.
A blessing at Hidimba Temple is a good start of an excursion in Manali. This temple is located around 2 km from city center in old Manali. The auspicious temple had been set up 1000s of years ago to commemorate Goddess Hidimba, wife of Bheem (one of the Pandvas). Surrounded by cedar trees and lofty snowcapped mountains is a beautiful resemblance of amalgamation of religious structure with nature.
Temple has beautiful carved wooden doors, which has depictions of goddess Durga, animals, dancers, etc.
Around 14 km from Manali, on the way to Rohtang pass, is located a side valley between Beas kund and Solang Village. This valley has no dearth of scenic beauty along with thrill of adventure sports, to bring a hint of excitement during a Honeymoon trip. Zorbing, paragliding, Quad biking, Camping, etc are a few to name with many more thrilling activities couples could enjoy in the valley.
Manali without Rohtang pass in your list to go is incomplete. Located at a staggering altitude of around 4000 m, 50 km away from the town. Its speciality…
Another affiliation of man-made set ups and marvel of mother nature, Manikaran town is 80 km from Manali township along the sacred river Parvati.
It has many pilgrim centers which primarily includes many temples and a gurdwara in the small town. Not just beautiful mountains surround the town, but hot spring here has been always a tourist attraction. No matter how cold it is, hot spring water is always capable of cooking rice by just dipping in it.
It is said that whoever has come to this place does not need to go to any other sacred place. And a dip in hot water relaxes one’s body, turns out be a natural hot spa gifted by mother nature.