Mystical views of silvery peaks, lush green valleys and sparkling streams will surely leave you mesmerized for long. Himachal pradesh is one of the most serene and popular hill stations in India and while it sees a heavy footfall all through the year, there are a few roads less traveled.
Currently it has become very fashionable to celebrate solitude and there is a reason behind it- solitude offers you a chance to relax, meditate and introspect, and if you want to take a solo trip to some offbeat place then you must accomplish it before the desire gets murdered by the city-life! Here is a list of places near Himachal Pradesh still spared by the hoards of tourists. Reach there before they go off the off-beat destinations’ list.
Pabbar valley is one of the most picturesque and thinly crowded valleys in Himachal. With enchanting surroundings and panoramic view, Pabbar valley offers a number of outdoor activities ranging from camping, trekking, hiking, fishing to rafting and paragliding. Take a walk through the dense orchards and forests all around the valley and enjoy the mesmerizing nature at its best.
Situated besides Tirthan river, the valley is surrounded by the Great Himalayan National Park. With blooming flowers all around and the sound of water gushing down rocky brooks, spring certainly is the best time to visit Tirthan valley.
If you are the kind of traveler who loves to explore the least explored, then Tirthan Valley calls out to you! You can enjoy fishing, camping, rappelling, rock climbing, jomaring, river crossing, night treks and mountain biking… too many adventurous activities for all the fun loving people out there. Need I say more?
If you are a backpacker looking for some exciting offbeat destination to travel, then Barot can be a perfect place for you. A charming village in the Mandi district of Himachal, Barot offers an exotic blend of beauty and fun activities for all the lively people looking for great adventure sports. While Barot has many trekking trails yet the place is secluded and pristine for you to relax and spend some peaceful time away from the tourist crowd.
Lush green land, clean surroundings and pure air define the breathtaking Karsog Valley the best! A small town near Shimla at an altitude of 1404 m, there is something innately positive and enchanting about this place that you feel lighter and better as soon as you set your feet here. Just take a walk around the valley and feel relaxed and rejuvenated. You can also visit the temples in Chindi which is another clean, clam and peaceful place to be.
Well known for the Serolsar Lake, Shoja lies in beautiful Seraj valley and it is a superb place to rejuvenate. The best thing about visiting unexplored places in Himachal is that here you can connect with your own soul and heart which often go unheard in the fast moving concret jungle. Shoja offers this great opportunity to introspect and relax in the lap of mother nature.
Every day the sun comes up and goes down, we hardly bother to notice the changes in the sky but here at Serolsar lake you will keenly observe the myriad colors that a sunset spreads in the sky and the reflection in the water will leave you spellbound. If you manage to come out of nature’s spell, do enjoy trekking and other adventure activities!
With so many beautiful places, faces and traces, the world is always a beautiful place for travelers. The ever-welcoming sites, the mesmerizing sights and the starry nights- can one ask for more! If there is a heaven it’s right here on this beautiful planet or nowhere!