Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh is one of the prominent states of northern India, in the lap of Himalayas. It is well-known for its natural beauty and attractions. If we start describing Himachal there are a lot of things to say starting from its imperial history, an emergent economy, efficient transportation system, physical geography, tourism and travel destinations.

Access to Himachal Pradesh

When springs come to Himachal rivers, landscapes, and mountains filled with new joy. It happens in often visited

Blue Mountains Himachal Pradesh

Blue Mountains Himachal Pradesh

places like Shimla and Manali. There are also less traveled Virgin places like Palampur and Jogindernagar in Himachal. Himachal is also now well-connected to its surrounding states.

Himachal by road

Himachal Pradesh is adequately convenient to reach from Delhi, Kalka, Pathankot, and Chandigarh. Good roads are available from these places to various districts of this state. We have shown following travel distances by road.

Delhi to Shimla – 306 Kms

Chandigarh to Shimla – 125 Kms

Delhi to Manali – 520 Kms

Chandigarh to Manali – 320 Kms

Delhi to Dalhousie – 485 kms

Pathankot to Dalhousie – 127 Kms

Delhi to Dharamshala – 514 kms

Pathankot to Dharamshala – 85 Kms

Chandigarh to Dharamshala – 235 Kms.

Himachal by Train

Himachal is easy to reach by only toy trains to Shimla and Jogindernagar. Two Toy train tracks there between Kalka to Shimla and Pathankot to Jogindernagar.

Himachal by Air

Himachal also has 3 airports available. You can book the charter plane to Manali airport. Flights are also available for Dharamshala and Shimla airport.

Climate of Himachal Pradesh

Climate varies with the height of the place in here. It is mild to hot in summers and temperate to cold in winters. The climate remains cozy in the monsoon here. If you would ask about the temperature of a particular region, it moreover depends on height from sea level.

Seasons

Summer

Temperature – 22 Degree C to 37 Degree C

Monsoon

Temperature – 18 Degree C to 22 Degree C

Winters –

Temperature – 0 Degree C to 15 Degree C

General information

Latitude – 30° 22’ 40” N to 33° 12’ 40” N

Longitude – 75° 45’ 55” to 79° 04’ 20” E

Total Area – 55,673 sq km

Height – 350 mts to 6975 mts

Population – 68, 56,509 persons

Males – 34, 73892

Females – 33, 82,617

Languages – Hindi and English

Local Dialect – Pahari, Kangri, Sirmori, and Kinnauri

Administrative structure

Capital —– Shimla

No. of districts —- 12

No. of Tehsils – 116

Village – 20118

Towns – 57

State Symbols

State Animal – Snow Leopard

State Bird – Western Tragopan

State Flower – Pink Rhododendron

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