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Travel Information Manikaran Sahib, How to reach Manikaran Sahib Himachal - Driving directions

Location of Manikaran Sahib Himachal Pradesh - Weekend destination


Manikaran is located in the Parvati Valleyin Kullu District of Himachal Pradesh. Manikaran is around 50 Km from Kullu town of Himachal. Unique highlight of Manikaran is that it ia an auspicious and religious destination for both Sikhs Hindus. Thousands of devotees both Hindus and Sikhs visit Manikaran every day.

Manikaran is situated on the banks of river Parvati. Besides lush green pines and Deodars Manikaran is full of greenery and peaceful atmosphere. The scenic beauty is amazing in Manikaran and the Picturesque mountains add to the panoramic view of lush green pine and Deodar trees.

Manikaran is located at a height of over 1750 meters above sea level.The temperature in Manikaran ranges between 10 to 20 degrees in the summers.

Manikaran has a historical, religious and sacred Gurudwara and many Temples on the one premise. This is a great example of harmony. The main Ram Temple in Manikaran was built in the 17th century by Raja Jagat Singh.

How to reach Manikaran in Himachal

Reaching By Road:
Manikaran is one about an hour and half drive from Kullu. Kullu Manali are well connected by road from all the major cities like Delhi, Kullu, Manali, Dharamshala, Shimla, Bilaspur and major cities of Punjab and Chandigarh. Many buses ply between Delhi and Kullu Manali and between Chandigarh and Kullu Manali.

Reaching By Air:
Nearest airport is Bhuntar Airport in Kullu. Flights operate from Chandigarh and Delhi.

Other important places near Manikaran include Palampur, Kullu, Manali, Rohtang Pass, Baijnath and Dharamshala

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