Kullu Tourism

A petite hill station tucked in the state of Himachal Pradesh, welcomes you to enjoy a peaceful vacation while escaping your hectic routine. Kullu, a valley once home to plenty of Hindu Gods, Goddesses, and divine souls, today sustains a peaceful environment with the many temples that flood the city.

This gorgeous destination has been lavishly gifted with natural beauty is titled as the 'Valley of Gods' due to the significant temples and history of gods and goddesses.

In case you are not a very religious person, the city of Kullu still won’t disappoint you. The valley is rich with hiking trails, parks, rivers, hot water springs and adventurous activities. The tourist destination is a good dig through ancient India, historic architecture, cultural values and more.

Flanked by the high snow covered peaks of the Himalayan ranges and the crystal waters of the Beas river running along small villages of the Kullu valley; the vast Apple orchards and green pines on the hillsides, Kullu is a joy to behold. Manali is a city which lies at the northern tip of the Kullu valley and is equally splendid in the natural beauty and looks magical when covered with snow in the winter.

You could club a kullu- Manali vacation and explore both cities in one go.

Essential travel information and Kullu tips for your visit

  • Do not disrespect the culture or tradition of these cities.
  • Visit the temples in modest clothing.
  • Take care of your valuables.
  • Keep the cities clean.
  • Carry a rain gear if visiting in monsoons and an extra layer of clothing if you’re visiting during winter.
  • Pack a good pair of shoes for hiking.
  • Public transport is not very efficient.
  • How safe is Kullu for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Kullu.

    • Burglary and Theft 50 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 25 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 25 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 50 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 50 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 25 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 25 (Low)
    • Safety Index 67.65 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 60 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Kullu

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.01 USD
    • International Movie per seat 2.79 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 38.38 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 51.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 38.38 USD

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