Known for its calm and serene ambiance, this Tibetian Monastery at Manali is also adored as an architectural landmark. One of the most important holy sites for Buddhists, this monastery holds a special place in the minds of the tourists as well as the locals. The place is often deemed by many solo travelers as one of the best sites to indulge in your body and your soul. Make sure you check out the Monastery during your visit to Manali.
Hidimba Devi Temple
Laced with the mythology of the Rakshasi Hidimba and the Bhima, Hidimba Devi temple is one of the most adored pilgrimage sites in the locality is considered by many as the birthplace of Ghatokacha. The rock on which the temple is built has many peculiarities and myths associated with it making this entire site a place of mystery and stunning natural beauty. The interest that surrounds this temple makes it inexcusable from your travel list.
This stretch connects Manali to Himachal's more dreamy and dessert like landscapes, Spiti and Lahaul, and is one itself. This vast snow desert is a landscape like only a few other and a view one should not miss, while here.
A valley between the Beas Kund and the Solang village tends to be a favourite for all its visitors as well as the locals. Also known as the Snow point, the Solang valley is famous not only for the glaciers and snow-clad landscapes but also for the countless activities that one can enjoy here.
Known for its un-explainable magical ability to never completely freeze during the peak of the winter season, Lake Bhrigu is considered sacred by the locals. The lake has a peculiar circular structure which makes it visually amusing. This place is a paradise to travelers as well as trekking enthusiasts due to the beautiful hills you have trek to reach the site on foot. Make sure you get a sight of this beautiful lake before you end your trip at Manali.
Gulaba is a beautiful little village located about 20 kilometers from Manali on the route to Rohtang Pass. Gulaba has an enchanting natural landscape that attracts tourists in large numbers. One can explore the region trekking, set up a camp to soak in its natural beauty.