6 Best Tourist Spots in Himachal Pradesh to Visit

Tourist places in Himachal pradesh

Himachal Pradesh, the most prominent state in India is well known for the bunches of hill stations and landscapes. These are the reasons for the continuously increasing tourism in the state. The numerous tourist spots in Himachal Pradesh include cultural points, temples, landscapes, hills, mountains, shopping streets, etc. Let us bag up some of the significant tourist spots from the entire Shimla that you can add to your Shimla Manali tours. Also, these places will include a variety to get a diverse tour experience from your Shimla tour.

So, let us start our list of the six best tourist spots in Himachal Pradesh,


Shimla is the capital city of Himachal Pradesh and also the best hill station in India. These were the most opted places by the Britishers for recreational activities in the summer season. The site is full of tourist crowds in the summer season. People mainly visit here to enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and skiing.

Tips to Visit:

  • Visit the Viceregal Lodge.
  • Go for short hiking in the hills nearby.
  • Enjoy the cuisine of the Shimla and the variety of the hot soups here.
  • Go sightseeing in the beautiful Christ Church.
  • Enjoy playing the snow in the Ridge.


Manali is one of the most competent hill stations in the world, as stated by the tourist who visits here. This station is not only convenient for the activities which are offered over here but also being budget-friendly. This is the best destination located in the Kullu valley to visit with your friends. You can experience different ventures such as trekking and rafting.

Tips to visit

  • Witness the snow of the Solang valley.
  • Stay in the cheap guesthouse of the villages.
  • Enjoy the river rafting in the Beas River that stretches in the valley.
  • Go to the commercial Manali town for the shopping experience.
  • Explore the pine forest in the area.

The Parvati Valley

Parvati valley is situated in the Kullu district and is 20 minutes away from the Kasol. The spot prevails in the lap of the stunning hills that surrounds it from all sides. Also, the site is well known for its festivals that start in May and extends till October. Apart from the parties and celebrations, you can witness the Sikh Gurudwara that lies nearby.

Tips for visiting:

  • Visit in the festival season that begins from May to October.
  • You can reach the valley walking 20 minutes of the Kasol district.
  • Enjoy the cable car riding that connects the place to the Kasol.
  • Make sure to attend the Parvati Peaking and the Magica festival.

Bir Billing

Bir Billing is a famous spot in entire India for paragliding. You can not go back without experiencing paragliding in this particular place. Aside from paragliding, you can also experience trekking and camping in the beautiful hills. There are scant abbeys in the domain to visit, along with the beautiful tea gardens.

Tips for visiting:

  • Pay a visit to the famous Parplung Sherabling monastery.
  • Witness the Buddhist cultures and traditions.
  • Go for trekking, paragliding, and camping.
  • Explore the several tea gardens and the monasteries of Bir Billing


Andretta is the best tourist destination in Himachal Pradesh from an art and crafts point of view. This place is inhabited very close to the Palampur village of the Kangra district. If you are an architecture enthusiast, then this is the ultimate place for you. The site is famous for its crafts, pottery, and paintings. You can also go to the nearby Palampur village after exploring this one.

Tips to Visit:

  • Visit the Sobha Singh Art Gallery, which is famous for its arts and crafts.
  • Shop the pottery items from the village.
  • Witness the beautiful ancient paintings and the buildings.
  • Customize pottery for yourself.


Palampur is a village in the Kangra valley in Himachal Pradesh. This place is near to the dharmshala and well known for tea farming. The preponderance of people in the town is involved in tea farming. You can enjoy the beautiful hills loaded with tea plants while staying in the café and enjoying the teas.

Tips for visiting:

  • Visit the beautiful tea gardens in the Palampur.
  • Stay in the beautiful lodges in the village
  • Enjoy the delicacies of the Palampur village.
  • Go sightseeing in the tea farms.

Therefore, here is the list of the best tourist spots in Himachal Pradesh which you must need to include in your Shimla tour itinerary. Most of these places are the most prominent hill stations of the entire country. Also, you will rarely witness this beauty in the whole world so you must consider visiting here once in your lifetime. So, book your Shimla tour package today and notice the beautiful places in Himachal Pradesh.


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