Tour Name : SOLAN
Location : Himachal Pradesh
Altitude : 1350m. Attractions : Shalooni Devi Temple, Barog, Bon Monastery
Highly appreciated for its stunning sceneries and pleasant climatic conditions, Solan is one of the beautiful places that never fail to grab anybody’s attention. Well-known as the largest Municipal Council of Himachal Pradesh, it is located 46 kilometres south of the state capital, Shimla. Established by Britishers and named after the Goddess, Soloni Devi, this place is beautifully nestled on the lap of Shivalik Ranges. During your Solan, one will have an opportunity to spend quality time in the lap of mother-nature. With its sprawling brewery, horticulture and forest universities and all time pleasant climatic conditions always fascinate visitors from across the world all the year round. This place is home to several natural attractions and amazing destinations ranging from Kasauli, Barog, Chail, Parwanoo, Kiaighat and Darlaghat respectively.
Reminds of Colonial era, Kasauli is one of the most sought after tourist attractions mere 77kms from Shimla located at 1927 meters. Its colonial environment is reinforced by cobbled paths, quaint shops, gabled houses with charming facades and neat little gardens and orchards. Apart from, this place is equally known for its colonial ambiance. There are several magnificent monuments which date back to the colonial period.
Barog is located about 8 km from Solan and 37 km from Kalka. Offer several enchanting natural sceneries to the visitors this place is located at the height of 1600 m. From Barog one can have a panoramic view of Churdhar Peak (3647 m) also known as the mountain of the Silver Bangle. Due to its amazing scenic attractions and refreshing ambiance, it has become one of the beautiful hill stations in itself.
An ideal resort encircled by scented pine and Deodar forest, Chail is also the beautiful place to explore which was once the summer resort of the Maharaja of Patiala. It is situated on a wooded spur and it overlooks the Satuluj Valley.
Considered a most important asset of Himachal, it is premier Industrial Township, located at the base of Shivalik hills on the kalka-Shimla highway.
If there is anything else that makes one’s tour remarkable and enjoyable then its hotel and transportation facilities. The nearest airport is Chandigarh just 48 km from the town moreover you can visit through rail and buses too. Visit this place and make your vacations a never ending experience.