Narkanda Tourism

Surrounded by forests and woodlands, Narkanda is a quaint little town in Shimla district which is popular for skiing in winters.

Situated at a height of 9000 feet, this town attracts tourists for its ethereal natural beauty and its beautiful apple orchards. Surrounded by tropical forests and majestic hills, this is one place that tourists to Himachal Pradesh should not miss. Narkanda also has a lake called the Tannu Jabar Lake which is one of the most important tourist attraction here. There also exists a temple near the lake which is a must visit for all tourists and devotees coming here. Narkanda also has various trekking routes which all adventure-seekers should go for. Narkanda has a beautiful hill called Hatu Nag which one can trek up to. This hill offers a panoramic view of the town below and all adventure lovers travelling to this town should try it. One can also go for skiing during the winters.

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Hotels in Narkanda

Top Hotels in Narkanda

  • Sara Hotel

    INR 1,999 /night onwards

  • Agyaat Vaas

    INR 4,675 /night onwards

  • 1 BR Boutique stay in Matiana (251D), by GuestHouser

    INR 3,648 /night onwards

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  What's Great?

Famous for apple and peach plantations. A great place for adventure sports.

  What's not so Great?

Very limited food joints.

For Whom

Narkanda is a great place for nature lovers and photography enthusiasts. This place is a retreat for adventure sports lovers as there are many opportunities for trekking, rock climbing and skiing. It is a perfect place for a weekend getaway for people living in New Delhi and Shimla.


The options for food aren't elaborate here and does not offer too many choices. Hence the options for cuisine tend to be limited. There are a few local Dhabas, and restaurants attached to hotels and resorts that serve delicious food.

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Answer: Yes. Narkanda experiences snow in January.

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