Places to Visit near Delhi Within 400 kms

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To start with, one can consider some of the best places to visit near Delhi within 400 kms which showcase some of the best of India's marvellous history, rich culture and colourful biodiversity. The comfort of a metropolis is undeniable. Every amenity and service known to man is available. Delhi is one such city. A great metropolis where people flock to fulfil their dreams. But life in Delhi can get monotonous albeit addictive. So now and then, an escape is needed to fresh and new places and faces for some enjoyment and relaxation. It is said that man will not discover the mysteries of the ocean if he is afraid to lose sight of the shore. Similarly, one must go beyond the boundaries of Delhi to experience the magic and mystery of this vast 'ocean' that is India.

Here is the list of 42 Places to Visit near Delhi Within 400 kms

1. Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand

Corbett National Park, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Jungle Safari in Corbett National Park Corbett Waterfall River Rafting in Corbett National Park

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Corbett National Park, set amidst the foothills of Himalayas, houses a variety of flora and fauna including rare ones such as tigers and is a treat for wildlife enthusiasts and photographers.

Best Time: Mid October to Mid June

15 Jim Corbett Attractions

2. Gaumukh, Uttarakhand

Gaumukh, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Gaumukh Trek

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One of the holiest lands in Uttarakhand, Gaumukh is thronged by devotees mainly for its serenity and pious mythological history. Gaumukh is not exactly a tourist town or city, but a glacial trekking destination located within Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand.

Best Time: February to September

1 Gaumukh Attractions

3. Kedarnath, Uttarakhand

Kedarnath, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Kedarnath Temple Vasuki Tal Shankaracharya Samadhi

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Atop 3584 mts, this in one of the Char Dhams and thus one of the holiest pilgrim centres in the lap of Garhwali Himalayas.

Best Time: May to June, September to October

11 Kedarnath Attractions

4. Bhangarh fort

Bhangarh fort
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Famous for the historical ruins and the ghost stories, Bhangarh has been regarded as the most haunted place in the country. It is located on the way between Jaipur and Delhi.

Distance from Delhi: 275 km

5. Galtaji Temple

Galtaji Temple
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Located on the outskirts of the regal city of Jaipur, Galtaji Temple is a prehistoric Hindu pilgrimage site. Outlined by the striking Aravalli hills, it consists of several shrines, holy kunds, pavilions and natural springs. This majestic temple is situated in the heart of a hilly terrain that is bounded by a beautiful gorge which attracts tourists here every year. Galtaji Temple was built using pink colour sandstone and is a vast temple complex housing varied shrines. Located inside the City Palace, the walls of this temple are beautifully adorned with carvings and paintings that make this place worth visiting.

Distance from Delhi: 266 km

6. Kanatal, Uttarakhand

Kanatal, Uttarakhand
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Known For : New Tehri Dhanaulti Kodia Jungle

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Once a deserted land, today Kanatal is a usual haunt for those travelers who seek peace and solitude.

Distance from Delhi: 298 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

10 Kanatal Attractions

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7. Agra, Uttar Pradesh

Agra, Uttar Pradesh
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Known For : Taj Mahal Fatehpur Sikri Agra Fort

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Home to one of the 7 wonders of the world, Taj Mahal, Agra is a sneak peek into the architectural history with other structures such as Agra Fort and Fatehpur Sikri and hence makes for a must visit for anyone living in or visiting India.

Distance from Delhi: 214 km

Best Time: October to March

17 Agra Attractions

8. Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : The Ridge Kufri Chail

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Probably the most popular hill station in northern India, Shimla is the capital city of Himachal Pradesh. Famous for its Mall road, the Ridge, toy train and colonial architecture, Shimla is popular among honeymooners and families alike.

Distance from Delhi: 349 km

Best Time: October to June

45 Shimla Attractions

9. Jaipur, Rajasthan

Jaipur, Rajasthan
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Known For : Amer Fort City Palace, Jaipur Hawa Mahal

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Jaipur, the 'Pink City', is one of the most royal, majestic and colourful cities of India with a very strong historical background and vibrant culture.

Distance from Delhi: 273 km

Best Time: October to March

62 Jaipur Attractions

10. Haridwar, Uttarakhand

Haridwar, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Ganga Aarti in Haridwar Har Ki Pauri Chandi Devi Temple

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Situated along the holy Ganges, Haridwar is famous for its temples and ghats where pilgrims bathe to relieve themselves of their sins.

Distance from Delhi: 204 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

35 Haridwar Attractions

11. Ajmer, Rajasthan

Ajmer, Rajasthan
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Known For : Ajmer Sharif Dargah Ana Sagar Lake Adhai Din ka Jhopra

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Ajmer is brimming with natural beauty and is a renowned religious spot for Hindus and Muslims alike.

Distance from Delhi: 396 km

Best Time: October to March

23 Ajmer Attractions

12. Ranthambore, Rajasthan

Ranthambore, Rajasthan
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Known For : Jeep Safari Ranthambore Ranthambore Tiger Reserve Ranthambhore Fort

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This is one of the best tiger reserves of the country, known to have "friendly" tigers and chances of sighting one here is reasonably better than many other tiger reserves of India. Along with this Ranthambore has one of the richest flora and fauna making it an absolutely must visit area

Distance from Delhi: 398 km

Best Time: October to Apr

21 Ranthambore Attractions

13. Bharatpur National Park

Bharatpur National Park
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Now known as the Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur National Park is a famous bird watching paradise and is listed among UNESCO's World Heritage sites as well. The 29 km reserve is locally known as Ghana and is a mosaic of dry grasslands, woodlands, woodland swamps, and wetlands. These diverse habitats are home to 366 bird species, 379 floral species, 50 species of fish, 13 species of snakes, 5 species of lizards, 7 amphibian species,7 turtle species, and a variety of other invertebrates. Every year thousands of migratory waterfowl visit the park for winter breeding.

Distance from Delhi: 208 km

14. Chail, Himachal Pradesh

Chail, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Chail wildlife sanctuary Palace Hotel Cricket Ground

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Chail is a quiet hill station close to Shimla, known for the world's highest cricket ground and its heritage hotel, Chail Palace, in the midst of pine and deodar trees.

Distance from Delhi: 347 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

11 Chail Attractions

15. Kufri, Himachal Pradesh

Kufri, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Kufri Fun World Skiing in Kufri Horse Ride to the Mahasu Peak

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Kufri in Shimla district, Himachal Pradesh is one of the most sought after holiday destinations, and more so for couples, because of its proximity to Shimla and relatively higher altitude which makes it a place with snow all round the winters.

Distance from Delhi: 363 km

Best Time: November to March

9 Kufri Attractions

16. Dehradun, Uttarakhand

Dehradun, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Robber's Cave Sahastradhara Mindrolling Monastery

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This hill town in the foothills of the Shivalik ranges in the Garhwal region with two perennial rivers flowing through it, popular for its historic civilization and offers a delightful terrain to trekkers.

Distance from Delhi: 239 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

30 Dehradun Attractions

17. Pangot

Pangot
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Located just 15 kilometres away from Nainital; Pangot, located in the Kosiyakutoli tehsil of the Nainital district of Uttarakhand is a small and picturesque hamlet. The village is at the height of 6,300 feet above the sea level and is well known all across the nation for its rich and exotic bird life and abundance in other natural treasures. The place seems to have sprung up right out of a beautiful novel - with its greenery, flowers and birds. The area also becomes a hub for photography when hundreds of different species of birds flock here during the harsh winters in the upper Himalayas and settle down here temporarily. A step into the wilderness of Pangot, and you will find yourself in the midst of a remote Himalayan village.

Distance from Delhi: 291 km

18. Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand

Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Dodital Lake Nachiketa Lake Dodital Dayara Pass Trek

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Endearingly called as Devbhoomi, Uttarkashi, literally meaning 'Kashi of the North', is a quaint little town tucked away in the hill state of Uttarakhand. Revered by the Hindus as one of their propitious religious sites, the townhouses two of the total four holy shrines of Hindu mythology. It is one of the most visited cities of religious relevance in the area and gives you a sense of heightened divinity and an out of the world experience. The region was more in the favour of religious tourism initially but lately the spurring of trekking and adventure activities invites a lot of non religion tourists as well. Replete with ashrams and mandir, the town has got a spiritual vibe to it. All in all, the entire place boasts of divine heritage, mesmerising natural beauty, scenic panoramas and a wonderful irenic atmosphere.

Distance from Delhi: 385 km

Best Time: March to June, September to November

9 Uttarkashi Attractions

19. Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh

Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Monkey Point Kasauli Mall Road, Kasauli Sunset Point Kasauli

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Located on the way from Chandigarh to Shimla, Kasauli is a hilly cantonment town which makes for an ideal peaceful holiday location, away from the rush.

Distance from Delhi: 295 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

12 Kasauli Attractions

20. Auli, Uttarakhand

Auli, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Skiing in Auli Auli Ropeway Trishul Peak

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Dotted with apple orchards, oaks and deodars; Auli is a popular hill resort in the Himalayan range dating back to 8th Century AD.

Distance from Delhi: 493 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

12 Auli Attractions

21. Parvati Valley Trek

Parvati Valley Trek
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Regarded as one of the most challenging treks in the northern Himalayan region, Parvati Valley Base Camp Trek is perfect for those seeking adventure. The mesmerising views all around will not only leave you spellbound by its beauty but also filled with adrenaline by the challenges it throws at you at every nook and corner.

Distance from Delhi: 503 km

22. Bhowali, Uttarakhand

Bhowali, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Kainchi Dham Shyamkhet Tea Gardens Ramgarh

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Bhowali is a little hill-station that lies in the vicinity of several popular hill stations like Nainital, Bhimtal, Naukuchiatal, Ramgarh, Sattal and Mukteshwar.

Distance from Delhi: 299 km

Best Time: February to Apr, September to October

9 Bhowali Attractions

23. Alwar, Rajasthan

Alwar, Rajasthan
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Known For : Bhangarh Fort Bala Quila Fort Sariska National Park

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Alwar has a unique recognition because of Sariska Van Abhyaranya , Bala-Quila, famous temples and the Kalakand Market

Distance from Delhi: 158 km

Best Time: October to March

26 Alwar Attractions

24. Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh

Gwalior, Madhya Pradesh
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Known For : Gwalior Fort Jai Vilas Palace Gujari Mahal (State Archaeological Museum)

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A historic city founded by king Surajesan, Gwalior is galore with beautiful monuments, palaces and temples, giving this city a majestic charm which speaks volumes of its glorious past.

Distance from Delhi: 344 km

Best Time: July to March

34 Gwalior Attractions

25. Almora, Uttarakhand

Almora, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Zero Point Jageshwar Chitai Temple

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Cradled in the wilderness of Himalayan ranges, the sprawling town of Almora shaped like a horse-shoe is a hill station located in Uttarakhand that boasts of a pre-British heritage.

Distance from Delhi: 349 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

16 Almora Attractions

26. Bhimtal, Uttarakhand

Bhimtal, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Bhimtal Lake Aquarium on the Bhimtal Island Hanuman Garhi

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Rested at a height of 1370m above the sea level, Bhimtal is spotted with temples lying amid the verdant mountains and a pristine blue lake.

Distance from Delhi: 292 km

Best Time: March to June, September to December

11 Bhimtal Attractions

27. Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary

Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary
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Nestled in the Aravali Hills over an area of about 800 Sq. Km covering the grasslands, dry deciduous forests, cliffs and rocky landscape, lays the Sariska Wildlife Sanctuary, now known as The Sariska Tiger Reserve. This area was once a hunting preservation of The Maharaja of Alwar. The Reserve is known for its majestic Royal Bengal Tigers. It is the first tiger reserve to relocate the Tigers (from Ranthambore) successfully. As it lies in the lap of Aravali Hills, it holds an abundant amount of mineral resources like copper.

Distance from Delhi: 212 km

28. Dhanaulti, Uttarakhand

Dhanaulti, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Surkhanda Devi Temple Eco Park, Dhanaulti Apple Orchard Resort

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With Chamba and Mussoorie in proximity, this little town in Uttarakhand is an offbeat destination located at a height of about 2200 meters above sea level.

Distance from Delhi: 298 km

Best Time: September to June

10 Dhanaulti Attractions

29. Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary

Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary
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Being one of the many weekend getaways from Delhi, Sultanpur Bird Sanctuary witness a lot of footfall especially from the people of neighbouring areas of Gurgaon, Faridabad, Noida and Delhi. It is home to a myriad of migratory birds and is a great spot for bird watching, especially during winters. It is situated at a distance of 40 kilometres from Dhaula-Kuan in Delhi on the Gurgaon-Farukh Nagar Road. There are approximately 250 species of birds here during the peak season, like in September. During winters, one can experience an excellent picturesque panorama of various species of birds. This sanctuary is undoubtedly a paradise for the bird watchers.

Distance from Delhi: 50 km

30. Fatehpur, Rajasthan

Fatehpur, Rajasthan
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Known For : Nadine cultural centre Dholi Sati Dadi Mandir Temples in Fatehpur

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Situated in the Sikar district of Rajasthan, Fatehpur is an ancient town, a prominent part of the Shekhawati region.

Distance from Delhi: 294 km

Best Time: October to March

4 Fatehpur Attractions

31. Kumaon, Uttarakhand

Kumaon, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Panchachuli Glacier Nanda Devi Temple Narayan Ashram

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Kumaon is a region of Uttarakhand with various towns, including hill-stations and religious spots. While mostly all hill stations are flanked by all sorts of conifers and draped in a garb of green, Kumaon changes its coat of blooms several times a year.

Distance from Delhi: 268 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

7 Kumaon Attractions

32. Binsar, Uttarakhand

Binsar, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary Bineshwar Temple Zero Point

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A small town set in the midst of lush green forests covered with oak, pine, deodar trees, Binsar has plenty of tourist attractions including green meadows, temples and the Binsar wildlife sanctuary.

Distance from Delhi: 379 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

4 Binsar Attractions

33. Fatehpur Sikri

Fatehpur Sikri
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A city, predominantly made of red sandstone, Fatehpur Sikri was founded in 16th century by Mughal Emperor Akbar. Back then it was the capital of his Empire for fifteen years. Now a UNESCO world heritage site and a famous tourist attraction, it is a fine example of Akbar's architectural finesse. Fatehpur Sikri is a home to Jodha Bai's palace , Jama Mosque, Buland Darwaza , and a Tomb of Salim Chisti.

Distance from Delhi: 226 km

34. Chakrata, Uttarakhand

Chakrata, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Tiger Falls Deoban Budher Caves

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Chakrata is a small hill town near Dehradun located on top of the Yamuna valley, amidst lush green forests, caves and ancient temples.

Distance from Delhi: 316 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

6 Chakrata Attractions

35. Devprayag, Uttarakhand

Devprayag, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Confluence of Bhagirathi and Alaknanda Raghunathji Temple Chandrabadani Temple

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Marked by the confluence point of rivers Alaknanda and Bhagirathi, Devprayag is a religious hub and is quite popular among tourists coming for pilgrimage or seeking some solitude close to nature.

Distance from Delhi: 302 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

3 Devprayag Attractions

36. Arki, Himachal Pradesh

Arki, Himachal Pradesh
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Known For : Arki Fort Diwan-i-Khaas Arki Palace

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Small town in Solan district locally known for its 18th century fort, Arki is rather unknown among general population as a tourist location.

Distance from Delhi: 330 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

9 Arki Attractions

37. Churu, Rajasthan

Churu, Rajasthan
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Known For : Sethani ka Johara Salasar Balaji Tal Chappar Sanctuary

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An ancient town, lakes, palaces and forts, an important hindu pilgrimage, the people and rich culture of Rajasthan, Churu is a district with multiple colorful faces of Rajasthan.

Distance from Delhi: 266 km

Best Time: November to March

3 Churu Attractions

38. Dudhwa National Park, Uttarakhand

Dudhwa National Park, Uttarakhand
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Dudhwa National Park is all about wildlife, nature and diversity and is a perfect getaway for nature buffs and wildlife lovers.

Distance from Delhi: 427 km

Best Time: December to Apr

39. Deeg, Rajasthan

Deeg, Rajasthan
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Known For : Havelis Deeg Fort Bharatpur

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Falling in the Bharatpur district, Deeg is said to be a part of lord Krishna's Parikrama path. Deeg is known for its beautiful gardens, forts, fountains and palaces.

Distance from Delhi: 174 km

Best Time: September to March

3 Deeg Attractions

40. Chamba, Uttarakhand

Chamba, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Tehri Dam Surkanda Devi Temple

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Far from the mad rush of city life, Chamba is a small town popular for its picturesque views lined with deodar and pine trees, its apple orchards and various temples.

Distance from Delhi: 285 km

Best Time: Throughout the year

2 Chamba Attractions

41. Malana

Malana
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Malana is an ancient solitary village in Himachal Pradesh in an isolated and charming plateau by the side of the Malana River. Known as Malana Nala, it lies in Parvati Valley which is a quaint corner away from rest of the world. One of the unique aspects of this destination is the strong culture and beliefs of the locals, who follow their rules with the utmost tenacity. According to them, Malana is the place where democracy is best followed with the well-organized parliamentary system, guided by their deity Jamlu Rishi. It is believed that Jamlu was worshipped during the pre-Aryan times. It has been the subject of various documentaries like Malana: Globalization of a Himalayan Village and Malana, A Lost Identity. Their court system resembles The Ancient Greek System as they believe themselves to be the followers of Alexander the Great.

Distance from Delhi: 533 km

42. Rudra Prayag, Uttarakhand

Rudra Prayag, Uttarakhand
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Known For : Augustmuni Koteshwar Mahadev temple Ukhimath

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Lying at the confluence of River Alaknanda and River Mandakini, Rudraprayag is a sacred place regarded as one of the Panch Prayags and place of great religious significance. Settled in Uttarakhand, this beautiful town is full of mysterious charm and the spiritual vibes that will calm your senses.

Distance from Delhi: 369 km

Best Time: April to December

22 Rudra Prayag Attractions

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