It is said that the name has been taken from word Manavalaya which means “Home of Manu”. It is also known as Valley of the Gods. The Old Manali village has an ancient temple dedicated to Manu. It is a popular tourist destination and serves as the gateway to Lahaul & Spiti district as well as Leh. It’s also a jumping-off point for paragliding, rafting and mountaineering in the Pir Panjal mountains, home to 4,000m-high Rohtang Pass. Manali is famous for its lush green forests of deodar.
Manali is also famous for snow capped mountains. Manali is famous for its adventure sports like kayaking,skiing hiking,rafting,trekking. Tour the best destinations with Tourtravelogy.com
Manali is one of the best known hill station in India. It is situated near the northern end of the Kullu Valley. It’s also a best tourist place in North India. It is located at an altitude of 2050 meters above sea level. The Manali is spread along the banks of the Beas river. It is located in the Kullu district. It is located 270 km from the capital Shimla.