Manali has the distinction of being one of the most visited hill-stations in India. For some travelers it is an important pit-stop on their journey to the scenic Ladakh region and for some it is their ultimate thrill-seeking destination for adventure sports, witnessing snowfall, or sightseeing at some of the most intriguing places in Himachal Pradesh.

Manali is blessed to be situated between the stunning Pir Panjal and Dhauladhar mountain ranges that are mostly covered with snow all throughout the year. Manali is the home of adventure in Himachal with activities like River Rafting, Paragliding, Skiing, Rappelling, Rock Climbing, Zorbing, and many other sports present to given travelers that ultimate rush of blood.

Current temperature: 7 degrees

Experience type: Adventure, Sightseeing

Best for: Families, Adventure travelers, Couples

Best time to visit: April to June (for sightseeing) ; January to February (for snowfall)