Best Places to Visit in Kasauli – the Lesser-Known Beauty of Himachal Pradesh- Ngtraveller


Best Places to Visit in Kasauli the Lesser-Known Beauty of Himachal Pradesh- Ngtraveller

If the mountainous places make you feel alive, and if that's where your heart is, plan a trip to the less-visited city of Kasauli. About 60 km from Chandigarh, this picturesque hill station is a hidden paradise with an abundance of plants and peace. One comes here to be close to the heart of nature and to eliminate all worldly fatigue. The hill station is not only popular with those seeking tranquility, but also attracts honeymooners and adventure seekers. These are some of the best places to visit in Kasauli when planning your itinerary.

Sunrise Point, Kasauli

Sunrise Point, Kasauli

As its name suggests, Sunrise Point is the place to enjoy the most amazing sunrise in the area. It is worth trying to see the bright yellow, orange and red rays as they melt into the blue sky. Known locally as Hawa Ghar, this is also the best place to enjoy the cool mountain breeze throughout the day.

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Sunset Point, Kasauli

Sunset Point is another popular Kasauli tourist attraction that one must visit during the trip. From here, enjoy birdsong, green valleys, and of course the sunset. Since it is a natural phenomenon, be sure to be here beforehand and capture the sunset interval beautifully.

Gilbert Trail, Kasauli

Gilbert Trail, Kasauli

If a nature walk brings you joy and tranquility, then the incredibly carved Gilbert Trail should be one of the things to do in Kasauli. This 1.5 kilometer trail is sure to offer the best in flora, many species of birds, and breathtaking views. So don't forget to bring a professional camera to capture nature at its best.

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Monkey Point, Kasauli

Monkey Point is the highest vantage point in the city and as such offers aerial views of neighboring towns such as Kalka, Chandigarh, and Panchkula. This attraction owes its name to the legend that Lord Hanuman set foot here while searching for Sanjivani Puti.

The Mall Road, Kasauli

The Mall Road, Kasauli

Although the routes of the shopping centers do not need description, each one offers a unique experience. On Mall Road in Kasauli, you can buy whatever you want and eat some great local food too. Unlike the quiet Kasauli, this place is quite noisy and receives tourists until late at night.

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Kasauli Brewery and Distillery

Kasauli Brewery is famous for being the oldest operating distillery in Asia, having been established in 1820. It produced the first malt whiskey and beer in India using equipment brought in from England and Scotland. This beer bar is open to the public even today.

Christ Church, Kasauli

Christ Church, Kasauli

Near Mall Road, Christ Church is among the oldest churches in Himachal Pradesh. Featuring classic Neo-Gothic architecture, it has a beautiful clock tower and beautiful divine images that attract locals and tourists alike. A visit to this place will reassure and reassure you.

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Timber Trail, Kasauli

A beautiful and peaceful place, wrapped in thick vegetation, the Timber Trail is a favorite with backpackers. This serene area can only be reached by zip-line, offering 360-degree views of deep canyons and an unrivaled adrenaline rush.

Toy Train Ride, Kasauli

Toy Train Ride, Kasauli

While in Kasauli, don't miss the ride on the UNESCO World Heritage-listed toy train. It goes from Kalka to Shimla and the closest station to Kasauli is Dharampur (10 km). From here, you will head to Barog and vice versa, and along the way, the train will ride through vast green hills, pine forests, and deodar. Toy train tickets can be booked through the IRCTC.

Gurudwara Shri Guru Nanakji, Kasauli

Experience divinity and spiritual peace at Gurudwara Shri Nanakji, the most revered place in Kasauli. The Gurudwara organizes special programs for the underprivileged along with daily prayers and langars. They also provide accommodation facilities.