‘Known as Varanasi of the Hills’, Mandi is popular amongst trekkers. Many spots and places in and around Mandi serve as the starting point for many treks. The land has many mystical legends and stories to tell and that’s how it is a home to 81 temples. So, from a religious aspirant to a trekker or simply a nature lover, the best tour packages in Mandi attract all sorts of tourists. Walking through the shady thick cover of high pine and deodars trees makes one fall in love with this culturally rich town lying on the banks of river Beas. 70kms from kullu, Mandi has many panoramic locations nearby, where one can find solace in the lap of nature.
If your feet itch to walk through the beautiful dense hills, then Prashar Lake with the 13th century Pagoda temple by its side is the place for you. Surrounded by mighty Dhauladhar ranges, this small trek around 50 kms north of Mandi can surely prove to be a memorable one.
Another paradise for hikers is the scenic beauty of Janjehli valley (67 kms from Mandi) which also serves as a base for a variety of treks like Shikari Devi, Chindi, Karsag and Shoja. If you can’t spare much time, then there are numerous one day hiking options such as Bulah, a strikingly beautiful open ground with Lush green meadows just 6km walking distance from the Valley. Camping in the thick forests of this little enchanting village with splendid beauty is a not to miss.
With a visit to Rewalsar Lake and Pandoh Dam as part of amazing Mandi Tour Packages, you can also visit the unexplored Sunder Nagar and Tattipani (hot water sulphur spring) with your family where rafting over the Rocky River is definitely not to miss. Don’t forget to shop local handicrafts at the Mandi market to take back home souvenirs.