Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh is a state in north , and offers much for those looking to experience the Himalayas. While it does not claim the highest peaks in the range, there is plenty to do aside from mountaineering.

Himachal Pradesh Photos

Popular Destinations

, is a hill station in , famed for its large community centred around the activities of the Dalai Lama.

or Simla is the capital of the state of in .

is a city in the Kullu Valley. , at the northern end of the Kullu Valley in Himachal Pradesh, is a hill station at a height of 2,050 m in the Himalayas.

is a town in , and can be regarded as the first planned hill town in the country.


is a region of . It is located in the western part of the state and in the foothills of the .

is a district in . Places to visit are as following: From Khirganga back to and Night halt at .

is district in . ocated at a height of 3,334 meters above sea level on - Karsog Road.

is a district in . had a population of 20,312 in 2001 and a literacy rate of 81%, much higher than the nation-wide average.

is a district in . district is situated in Satluj valley in the outer hills and covers area of 1,167 sq km.

is a district in , . It is located in the southeastern part of the state, and borders on its eastern end.

Himachal Pradesh Hotels

My Destination
Travel Dates

Himachal Pradesh

Maps of Himachal Pradesh

Other Names for Himachal Pradesh

Arabic: هيماجل برديش, Assamese: হিমাচল প্ৰদেশ, Belarusian: Хімачал-Прадэш, Bengali: হিমাচল প্রদেশ, Bihari : हिमाचल प्रदेश, Bishnupriya: হিমাচল প্রদেশ, Bulgarian: Химачал Прадеш, Chinese: 喜马偕尔邦, Czech: Himáčalpradéš, Dhivehi: ހިމާޗަލް ޕްރަދޭޝް, Esperanto: Himaĉal-Pradeŝo, French: Himachal Pradesh, Georgian: ჰიმაჩალ-პრადეში, German: Himachal Pradesh, Greek: Χιμάτσαλ Πραντές, Gujarati: હિમાચલ પ્રદેશ, Hebrew: הימאצל פרדש, Hindi: हिमाचल प्रदेश, Hungarian: Himácsal Prades, Italian: Himachal Pradesh, Japanese: ヒマーチャル・プラデーシュ州, Kannada: ಹಿಮಾಚಲ ಪ್ರದೇಶ, Korean: 히마찰프라데시 주, Latin: Himācala Pradeśa, Latvian: Himāčala Pradēša, Lithuanian: Himačal Pradešas, Macedonian: Химачал Прадеш, Malayalam: ഹിമാചൽ പ്രദേശ്‌
Marathi: हिमाचल प्रदेश, Neapolitan: Himačl Prdeš, Nepali (macrolanguage): हिमाचल प्रदेश, Oriya (macrolanguage): ହିମାଚଳ ପ୍ରଦେଶ, Panjabi: ਹਿਮਾਚਲ ਪ੍ਰਦੇਸ਼, Persian: هیماچال پرادش, Portuguese: Himachal Pradesh, Portuguese: Himachal Pradexe, Russian: Химачал-Прадеш, Sanskrit: हिमाचलप्रदेशराज्यम्, Serbian: Химачал Прадеш, Sinhala: හිමාචල් ප්‍රදේශ්, Slovak: Himáčalpradéš, Slovenian: Himačal Pradeš, Spanish: Himachal Pradesh, Tajik: Ҳимочал Прадеш, Tamil: இமாச்சலப் பிரதேசம், Telugu: హిమాచల్ ప్రదేశ్, Thai: รัฐหิมาจัลประเทศ, Tibetan: ཧི་མ་ཅལ་མངའ་སྡེ།, Turkish: Himaçhal Pradeş, Ukrainian: Хімачал-Прадеш, Upper Sorbian: Himačal Pradeš, Urdu: ہماچل پردیش, Western Panjabi: ہماچل پردیش, Himāchal Pradesh, State of Himachal Pradesh
A journey is best measured in friends, rather than miles.

Your World is Without Borders

Popular Destinations in Himalayan North

Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, excluding photos, directions and the map.
About Mapcarta. Thanks to Mapbox for providing amazing maps. Based on the page Himachal Pradesh. See this page's contributions. Photos provided by Flickr under the copyright of their owners. Mapcarta uses the Flickr API but is not endorsed or certified by Flickr. Please contact us if you'd prefer to remove your Flickr photos from Mapcarta.