Solang Valley in Himachal Pradesh is a perfect place to enjoy snow in the month of December-January. Solang Valley is a beautiful place in the world that you can call heaven on earth. In the month of December, many tourists from different parts of India as well as from world visit and enjoy the beautiful valley. In the latest blog, you will get to know more about Solang valley, places to visit in Solang Valley, Temperature in Solang, Weather, a full travel guide of Solang valley, Himachal Pradesh.
Solang Valley is also called Solang Nala and it is basically a beautiful valley located on the way to Rohtang pass via Kullu Manali. The road to Rohtang Pass may close due to heavy snowfall in December. Solang Valley is the most beautiful and tourist attraction point for adventure and fun activities in snowfall.
Snowfall in Solang Valley
Solang valley Himachal Pradesh is a tourist attraction point and if you are a snow lover and want to enjoy the snow and all you want a place where you want to enjoy with friends and family then Solang valley is a perfect choice. Snowfall in Solang Valley begins in December in some cases end of November also. The snowfall continues for 3 months and the snow lasts long until March.
The temperature in Solang Valley
The normal temperature of Solang from April to September is quite pleased that we all can enjoy summer vacation. In winters the temperature may fall to the minus degree that leads to snowfall. In winter snowfall can give you adventure ride that will enjoy and can be memorable.
The distance of Solang valley from Delhi and other nearby places
From Delhi – 558 km via Mandi
From Chandigarh – 301 km via Mandi
From Shimla – 261 km via Leh Manali Highway
From Mandi – 121 km via Leh Manali Highway
From Kullu – 53 km
From Manali – 14 km
How to reach Solang Valley?
If you want to travel Solang Valley then you can reach there in many ways and all the methods are totally depends upon you. All the method is from Delhi.
By bus – Take bus from Kashmere gate Delhi to Manali direct and then Manali to Solang valley you can use a taxi service.
If you are not comfortable for a long journey in one day then you can go to Shimla on the first day and then Manali from Shimla via bus on the second day.
By train – the nearest railways station to Solang Valley is Joginder Nagar railway station, which is about 150 km from Manali. I don’t prefer this method as it will take more time to reach. The best option is if you are from another state and coming from very far then Chandigarh railway station is a good option for people coming from different places. Then from Chandigarh to Manali by bus.
By Flight – you can also reach Manali by flight to Kullu – Manali airport which is 50 km from Manali. You can reach Solang valley by bus or taxi from Kullu.
Road trip to Solang Valley
If you are planning for a road trip to Solang valley from Delhi then here is the steps and places from where you can go to Solang Valley. There are 3 different routes that you can choose to go Solang valley.
Route 1 – Delhi – Ambala – Bilaspur – Mandi – Kullu – Manali – Solang Valley (566 km)
Route 2 – Delhi – Chandigarh – Shimla – Mandi – Kullu – Manali – Solang valley (618 km)
Route 3 – Delhi – Shimla- Narkanda – Kullu – Manali – Solang valley (633 km)
If you Traveling for adventure and fun and want to explore a beautiful road trip that may give you memorable journey then you can take route 3 towards going to Solang and route 1 when came back to Delhi.
You can also choose any route and way you like. You can also visit Shimla when on the way and can also feel Shimla in your road trip to Solang.
Places to visit near Solang Valley and things to do
The nearest hill station in Manali which you can explore and can do many things in Manali. Manali is just 14 km from Solang Valley and there is a lot of things and places to visit in Manali. You can go through Mall road Manali, Jogini falls and many more. You can also rent bikes from Manali and can use it to go to Solang valley and nearby places.
2. Jogini Waterfall
A trekking waterfall from Manali which is best for trekking in the mountains. If you are an adventurous person and want trekking to mountains with beautiful nature and water came out of the mountains, then you should visit here. A beautiful waterfall that takes 1 hours to reach by trekking. Take extra clothes with us when you visit here. This waterfall is a must visit place when you are on a trip to Manali – Solang Valley.
The most adventurous thing to do in Solang valley is Paragliding and if you want to take a different experience then you should do it. Cost may be of around Rs 2000 per person. Paragliding gives you a different feeling and you can gain an experience that will be different. These activities are only for adventures people.
4. Xtreme Moto
For moto travel who loves traveling and want an Xtreme moto ride can enjoy this also. You can ride a motorcycle in the hills which may be the dreams for many to ride between hills. You can ride to Rohtang pass, Keylong, Burwa, and many more nearby places to enjoy the beauty of Himachal Pradesh.
5. Hiking and Camping
You can also enjoy camping and hiking in the Solang valley. Solang valley is a beautiful place for hiking and Camping for tourists and can enjoy it.
6. Rohtang Pass
In the way of Leh – Manali highway, Rohtang Pass is the dream for many people to cross. On the way to Leh – Ladhak which is a dream for many especially bikers who ride bikes and love to travel on the bike. If you want to cross Rohtang pass then you have to take permit to cross it available in Manali.
7. Beas Kund
Beas Kund is always been a famous trek point near Solang valley. It is hard to believe that such a hidden amazing place exist in Himachal. It is a kund of water that exist here that you will reach here by trek from Dhundi. The most hidden and beautiful place that you must explore and a must visit place in Solang Valley.