Traveling solo is no longer an alien concept for most travellers around the country. Truth is, there is nothing better than backpacking solo, especially if the destinations you choose to travel to are extraordinarily captivating and exciting. Lucky for you, a solo trip to Himachal Pradesh is the perfect way to explore the gorgeous mountain peaks, capture timeless photographs, relish the authentic local flavors, and enjoy the most thrilling experiences of your life.
If you’ve decided to ride solo on a backpacking trip to Himachal Pradesh, make a note of these five places that are an absolute must-visit on your first Himachal solo journey –
On your way from Chandigarh to Shimla, stop at this beautiful cantonment hill town for extraordinary weather, hiking trails, and inexplicable panoramic views.
Home of the residence of his holiness, the Dalai Lama, this scenic trek town is great for local sightseeing, Tibetan culture, museums, and art galleries.
One of the most popular choices among backpackers, Manali is every bit worthy of all the hype around it. This heavenly abode is perfect for those seeking both adventure and peace.
This is the part of your trip when you simply lay low, relax and admire the majesty of snow peaks, mesmerizing landscapes, colonial architecture and extraordinary weather.
Merely a 2-hour road trip from Shimla, make sure you visit Chail for its mind-numbing beauty and virgin forests, perfect for anyone looking to cool off and simply relax.
Where to stay – Find yourself a charming nook at Ekam Villa. Simply book a room at this beautiful cottage in Chail and enjoy a uniquely sustainable experience.