Manali is known as after the Sanatan Hindu lawgiver Manu. The Manali came from the word ‘Manu-Alaya’ which accurately means ‘the abode of Manu’. Legend has it that sage Manu stepped off his ark in Manali to recreate human life after an excellent flood had deluged the planet . Manali lies within the North of Kullu Valley. The ‘Valley of the Gods’ is the another for that valley. An ancient temple dedicated to sage Manu in old manali village.
The British introduced apple trees within the area. No Apple trees grew within the area, then british found primary groves near patlikuhal. To the present day, apple along side plum and pear are the simplest source of income for the bulk of people here. Colonisers introduced the both Rainbow and salmon Trout into the rivers.
With the increase in disposable incomes and somewhat due to the rise of disturbances in Kashmir within the late 1980s, Manali witnessed a surge in tourist traffic. This village was once quite but now transformed into a busy town with many homestays also because the occasional boutique hotel. During the hotter summer months, cafes and restaurants are often seen doing brisk business.
Day 01: Delhi – Manali (570 Kms) 13 Hrs.
Catch the Volvo bus from Delhi to Manali in the evening. And Overnight
Journey in the Bus.
Day 02: Manali Arrival (Local Manali Sightseeing)
Arrive Manali in the morning, Check in the hotel and after taking some rest
proceed to local sightseeing of Manali like Hadimba Devi Temple, Club House,
Tibetan Monasteries. Evening Free Visit Mall Road. Dinner & Overnight stay at
Day 03: Manali (Rohtang Pass/Solang Valley/Snow Point)
Morning after breakfast proceed to full day Sightseeing of Kothi, Gorge,
Gulaba, Marhi, Rohtang Pass/Solang Valley (Snow Point). Dinner & Overnight
stay at Hotel.
Day 04: Manali (Kullu – Manikaran Sightseeing)
Morning after breakfast proceed to full day Sightseeing of Kullu Valley, Kasol
Valley, Rabbit Farm, Shawls factory, and Manikaran Temple Sightseeing.
Dinner & Overnight stay at Hotel.
Day 05: Manali – Delhi (570 Kms.) 13 Hrs.
Morning after breakfast, check-out from hotel. And rest of the day at leisure
catch the Volvo from Manali to Delhi in the evening. Overnight journey in the
Day 06: Delhi
Arrive at Delhi Bus Stand. Proceed to your onward Journey
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