Narkanda: – Narkanda is a beautiful town in Shimla district in Himachal Pradesh, India. The town is situated an altitude of approx 2700 meters on the Hindustan-Tibet Road in Himachal Pradesh. It is bounded by Shivalik range and located about 60 kilometers from Shimla. It is an ideal place for the people who seek to relax in natural, pollution free and undisturbed environment. This beautiful town is famous for peach and apple plantations. The dense forests and beautiful picturesque view are always successful in attracting thousands of tourists every year. The best time to visit Narkanda is throughout the year. If you want to enjoy snowfall and freezing cold then winter is the best season to visit and if you would like to enjoy pleasant weater with less temperature then the best time to visit Narkanda is summer. This town is one of the most famous ski resorts in India and one can enjoy adventurous activities like hiking, skiing here. The town is easily reachable from Shimla and Rampur as it comes in between these two places. Narkanda offers several options for accommodations for every budget as accommodation is very easy and affordable in hotels and resorts of Narkanda.
Tourist attractions in Narkanda
- Tannu Jubbar Lake
- Hatu Peak
- Vishnupad Mandir
- Stokes Farm
Narkanda is approx 60 km from Shimla one can easily reach there by road to catch the scenic beauty of Himalayan Mountains. During winters Narkanda seems like a white wonderland and you should definitely love to visit this stunning hill station while visiting Shimla.