The secretary also directed the GMVN officials for the upcoming International Yoga Festival to be held in Rishikesh. They have also been asked to ensure separate counters this time for astrology and massage in the festival.
This road is expected to shorten the distance between these two cities and bring it down to just 180 kilometers. This will shorten the travel time to just two and a half hours.
Almost 5000 honeymoon booking has been done, as per local news reports. Destinations receiving maximum footfall are Manali, Shimla, Dharamshala and Kasauli.
Construction work on Zojila tunnel was started in October this year and design and planning of the hill station will be finalized with a Swiss architect.
The MeT department has also predicted thick snow cover and cold waves in the lower hilly areas from December 29 to 31 which might affect the seasonal crops of the farmers.
The inhabitants of Kalpa sell hand-made beautiful shawls and Kinnauri hats. The famous tourist destination known as Mount Kinner Kailash is the main attraction of Kalpa.
Many historical and religious places can be seen in the India’s first heritage village of Paragpur. There is a beautiful pond named Taal situated in the middle of the village.
A large temple and water pond are situated at a place named Rani Tal in the centre of Nahan town, which is a beautiful picnic spot. Ducks and cranes enhance the beauty of this site manifold.
Chaukhamba and Trishul mountain ranges are clearly visible from the temple’s yard. The tradition of organising Mahayagana here every year in the month of June has been prevalent since 1940.