Himachal Pradesh might be a little state in the north of India, but the amount of options that it offers in terms of tourism is totally unlimited. There are places where you can do white water rafting, and there are places where you can do skating on the ice cap mountain slopes. There are places where you can experience nature at its fullest, and there are also places where you can experience a seclusion from the rest of the world and live in your own.

Being quiet proximal to the union territory of New Delhi, Himachal Pradesh is a go to destination during summers for a lot of friends and families alike. Being just overnight from Delhi by bus or train, this is an ideal location for people to chill out in the summer. Himachal Pradesh presents itself as one of the best summer destinations for friends and families to visit during a summer break.

There are a lot of places that you can visit in Himachal Pradesh. We have listed below, a few of them.

The Rohtang Pass:

Touted to be one of the places that receives snowfall throughout the year, this place is one of the most important destinations on a summer break trip to the state of Himachal Pradesh. In history, we have heard about the importance of the Khyber and bolan passes, but we have missed out on the importance of this Rohtang Pass. At just about a couple of hours from Manali, this place situats in the Spiti Valley and bordering on the river Chenab. As much as it is a very important place from a scenic point of view, it is also an important trade route where people take a lot of peace and other cultivations from the mainland India to Kullu.

The best time to visit the Rohtang Pass is between may and November when the roads are more accessible and you do not have to wait for the hassle of the snow being removed by large trucks.


Even in the streets of Koramangala in Bangalore, the people of Tibet have had a lot to contribute towards India. This could probably be a direct result of the activities in this place called Mcleodganj  This could probably be a direct result of the activities in this place called Mcleodganj. Situated close to Dharamshala, Mcleodganj is the official exile residence of the Dalai Lama and also the seat of the exile government of Tibet.

Mcleodganj was the place of residence of one of the earliest Royal plans in the history of the world. Although most of Mcleodganj is destroy in an earthquake in 1905, it was build to be a peaceful and pictures health resort, and it arrived in the 1950s and 1960s. Today, Mcleodganj attracts a lot of tourists from all over the world, especially family from New Delhi and Groups of friends who are on the Lookout for a peaceful summer break.


No trip to Himachal Pradesh, it with family or friends would be complete without the mention of this amazing queen of hill stations called Manali. Named after the Hindu God of law, Manali is one of the most sought after hill stations for anyone who is on the Lookout for a summer break. Manali is also a great destination for honeymooners who would like a very peaceful and picturesque spot for their romantic Encounters. Manali is also a popular hotspot for people who love adventure. There are a lot of adventure activities like kayaking, snow skiing, Mountaineering, paragliding, river rafting and a lot more.


Shimla is the capital city of the state of Himachal Pradesh and hold the speciality of being available for tourist all through the year. It has a very pleasant climate throughout the year, and it makes the city and all the more better destination for summer break away. situated at about 350 km from Delhi, this is more popularly referred to as the Queen of hill stations. It’s naming after the Hindu God Shyamala, This place has a lot of coniferous trees that adorn the Himalayan slope. The railway line between Kalka and Shimla considers to be one of the most picturesque Railway lines in the world with a whopping 105 tunnels. Did not be fool into thinking that Shimla is all about nature. This place is a robust urban atmosphere with a lot of malls and shopping places as well.


Not a lot can be said about this place, but there is one special attraction that makes Manikaran bound name in the list of attractions to visit with family and friends in Himachal Pradesh during summer. Manikaran is the home to a host of hot Himalayan springs. These springs spew out boiling hot water, and when this water merges with the cool flow of the river Beas, the experience is nothing short of exhilarating. There are certain spots where the temperature of the water is just about right for a warm drench.


It is only right that we have reserved the last spot for a very special place. Kasol is not among the most known places in Himachal Pradesh, but it is one of the most favourite destinations for backpackers tamatar actors and for people who look forward to an inspiration and who would like to be in Commune with nature. Kasol is one of the last surviving hipsters Paradise in India, and is a place which is about with nature, serenity, peacefulness and a lot of people who would not care about busy schedules and places to tick off in a list.

All these are just among the endless list of places in Himachal Pradesh that would make it an ideal summer Paradise to visit with friends and family during the summer break. There are places like Kullu, Dalhousie, Dharamshala, And Parashar. These places have their own specialities, and Himachal Pradesh, being a small state, makes it quite easy for all of them to access all this location. Just pack your bags and drop in to Shimla and explore every other place around it. You will understand why Himachal Pradesh is one of the best place to visit with family and friends for a summer break.

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