Himachal Pradesh is synonymous with scenic beauty, landscapes, and adventure sports. The state of Himachal Pradesh is known as “the land of snow”, thereby inspiring the Mumbaikars to book their Himachal tour packages from Mumbai. Located in the western Himalayas, the Himachal Pradesh has many small hill stations which are visiting at least once in their entire life. If you also want to visit Himachal Pradesh for all good reasons, then get the customized Himachal Pradesh package from Mumbai booked from Honeymoon Bug.
Have a look at some of the best places to visit during the Mumbai to Himachalt rip.
- Kullu-Manali – Popular Famous Hill Station
- Shimla – The Capital of Himachal Pradesh
- Dharamshala – The Home of Dalai Lama
- Kasauli– The Gateway to Himachal
- Bir Billing – Ideal for Adventure-Seekers
- Dalhousie – Mini Switzerland of the Country
- Spiti– Offbeat Destinations for the Travelers
- Kasol – Perfect for Trekking
- Khajjiar – An Ideal Getaway
- Palampur – Has Plenty of Tea Gardens
- Kufri – The Snowy Place
- McLeod Ganj – Little Lhasa
- Chitkul – Last Village of the Country
- Solang Valley – For Adventure Seekers
- Manikaran Sahib – Hot Springs of the State
- Solan – Mushroom Capital of the Country
How to Reach Himachal Pradesh from Mumbai
The state of Himachal Pradesh is well-connected to different parts and has a huge network of highways, and roadways with several public transport buses running on the highways. The tourists planning to book their HimachalPradesh holiday packages from Mumbai tour plan can enter the state via three operational airports at Shimla, Kullu and Kangra connecting with Chandigarh and Delhi.
BY Air -
Mumbai travelers can travel from the Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport (Mumbai) to any of the airports including Bhuntar Airport in Shimla, the Gaggal Airport in Kangra, and Jubbarhatti Airport in Kullu. From these airports, they can easily book a cab or private taxi to reach their destination.
Taking a flight to Kullu or Chandigarh airport is also an option to reach Himachal Pradesh from Mumbai.
By Train -
The travelers coming from Mumbai can book a train from the Mumbai railway station to Delhi and then take a train to Kalka Railway Station.
There is no direct bus running from Mumbai to Himachal, so the travelers have to take a bus to New Delhi. From New Delhi, they can take a connecting bus to Shimla or Kullu, as per their destination.
Ideal Time to Book Himachal Pradesh Tour from Mumbai
The three main seasons in Himachal Pradesh include the summer season (April to June), winter season (November to March), and monsoon season (July to October). The peak season here starts in May and ends by July, and again resumes from December to April. The travelers planning to come to Himachal Pradesh can book their tour packages from Mumbai to Himachal Pradesh in advance to end last-minute hassles. The travelers can also enjoy different outdoor activities based on their traveling months. For instance, if they come during the summer months, they can get indulged in paragliding, rafting, and horse riding as these activities can be enjoyed on clear-sunny days. While during the winter season, some of the activities that are on rise include ice-skating, skiing, snowboarding, etc.
Popular Food Items to Try in Himachal Pradesh
The food dishes prepared here are a perfect combination of Punjabi, traditional Himachali, and Tibetan styles of cooking. Some of the popular food items to eat while visiting the place by booking their Himachal packages from Mumbai
Himachal Pradesh trip from Mumbai includes:
- Himachali North Indian delight
- Pahadi chicken
- Channa Madra
- Chha Gosht
- The Kullu Trout
- A festive cake
Top activities to do in Himachal Pradesh:
Enjoy a train ride-
Enjoy the toy train ride by booking the Himachal family package from Mumbai which starts from Kalka to Shimla, the train passes through several bridges, and dark tunnels giving you all reasons to stay close to the nature. The train moves at a speed of 220km/hour, thereby letting you enjoy the scenery.
Enjoy the sunset from the road:
While visiting the mall road in Dalhousie, you can enjoy a breath-taking sunset experience over the Pir Panjal Range. You can book a Himachal tour package to capture such lively and priceless moments.
Heli-skiing on Hanuman Tibba:
Reach the top of the Hanuman Tibba to have an incredible trekking experience.
River rafting at Beas River:
When you are in Manali, don’t miss out on the water rafting on the rapids of the Beas River. The river rafting carried by professionals is one of the best white-water rafting experiences in India.
While on your way to Indra Pass in the Dhauladhar Mountain Range, the travelers and trekkers can camp at Triund, one of the popular campsite locations. Enjoy a night sleeping under the stars which are visible right from your tent. Spiti valley is popular for its clear and unhindered skies and is thus booked by many travelers.
Opt for parasailing in Billing and Solang Valley. Bir Billing, which is located 70km from McLeod Ganj, hosted India’s first paragliding world cup in 2015. From here you can get a clear bird’s eye-view of Himachal.
The state of Himachal is popular among adventure lovers and the kind of thrill they get here exceeds their expectations. So, check out the Himachal tour package from Mumbai at Honeymoon Bug and enjoy your vacation as per your timings and budget.