Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Manali is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Manali a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Manali.
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Hadimba devi temple, circuit house road, manali- 175131, himachal pradesh, India
05:00 am - 08:00 pm
Manali is a treat for the religious soul. The Hadimba Devi Temple or Hidibi Temple is one of the major religious sites in Manali. Another name for it is Dhungri temple. This very simply built temple is well known due to a strange geographical characteristic that the surrounding area has. A bird’s eye view of the temple will reveal that the ar...
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Vashisht Temple, Vashisht Village, Manali
07:00 am - 09:00 pm
The Vashisht Temple is a tiny but beautiful temple in Himachal Pradesh. A 30 minute walk or 15 minutes rickshaw ride away from Manali, this temple is a great addition to any Manali itinerary.
This ancient temple is named after great sage Vashisht, one of the seven saptarishis in Hindu Mythology. The old construction which is mostly made of woo...
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Old Manali, Manali, Himachal Pradesh 175131
05:00 am - 09:00 pm
The Manu Temple, named so after the famous sage Manu is one of the many religious spots in and around Manali. It is said that sage Manu found Manali and decided to meditate there due to its serene nature and pristine surroundings. Manu is said to be an ancient rishi often described as “the law giver”.
The temple located within three kil...
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Kashawri, Himachal Pradesh 175138
04:00 am - 08:00 pm
The serenity of Manali and its surrounding areas attracts a lot of pilgrim and spiritual believers. For them, there are a lot of temples that adorn this heavenly location. One such temple is Bijli-Mahadev temple that is renowned for its ‘Kash’ style architecture that houses a “Shiva-Lingam”. There is an oral legend associate...
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Sultanpur, Kullu, Himachal Pradesh 175101
06:00 am - 06:00 pm
Built in the architectural style of mid-17th century by Raja Jagat Singh of Kullu, the Raghunath Temple holds a lot of religious as well as tourist importance. This temple houses the idol of Lord Raghunath that was brought by the king from Tretnath Temple of Ayodhya. This idol holds a legendary importance as it is believed to be the same that was u...
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Jagatsukh is a famous tourist destination about 6 kilometers away from Manali. Known for the several small temples that are scattered all over this area, Jagatsukh is a wonderful haven for the religious mind. You can easily catch a bus from Manali and reach Jagatsukh in about 20 minutes.
The Shiva Temple is an important spot for the devotees and it...
An interesting and intriguing museum, the Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art has on display traditional and religious relics, artefacts, household objects such as hookas, weapons, scale models of Himachal temples, model of a traditional Kulluvi kitchen, wooden mask worn during festivals and a lot more. The museum was established in the year ...
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Manali, Himachal Pradesh
05:00 am - 09:00 pm
Jamula temple is an ancient temple dedicated to sage Jamula Rishi Devta. For the people of Gaddi tribe, this temple is of immense cultural as well as religious value. Even till today, this temple is known as the seat for resolving disputes of the Malana village. In order to reach this temple, you will have to take a trek from Parvati valley. Quaint...