Planning a quick weekend getaway can be fun and exciting. If you are looking to break away from the city madness and run to the mountains for a refreshing time, then Kasauli will be the perfect place for you. Located at just the right distance from Delhi and Chandigarh, this quaint hill station has a rich heritage and pristine landscape that makes nature lovers fall in love with this place. If you are someone who wants to just relax in the lap of nature, then you can easily find some of the best hotels in Kasauli to give you just that experience.
All kinds of travelers come to Kasauli looking for a quick change or a peaceful weekend. If you choose to spend a weekend at this place, it is almost guaranteed that you will not run out of things to do.
If long nature walks or marveling at the nature are your thing, then Kasauli will leave you breathless, literally and figuratively. Nature lovers can take long walks on one of the many nature trails that cut through thick oak and pine forests. Many adventure seekers also go deeper into these forests to trek up and also camp at night. One of the most famous trails is Gilbert Trail that you can enjoy alone or with your significant other.
There are many places to go sightseeing in Kasauli. The most famous point, Manki Point, gives you a clear view of China peak on a clear day. This spot also has a Hanuman temple that one can visit. Since this is a defence area, you are not allowed to click pictures and must submit all your camera and devices at the entrance. However, you can freeze that beautiful view in your mind forever.
If you are traveling with kids, you should definitely take them on a toy train ride. This is one experience they will never forget in their lives. This toy train has also been recognized by UNESCO as world heritage. This is one of the most entertaining experiences and tourist attractions in Kasauli that your kids will enjoy.
What good is a trip to Kasauli if you didn’t explore its Tibetan market? A sizeable Tibetan population stays in Kasuali and their influence can be seen on the culture, the food and even the market. If you want to experience Tibetan culture closely, just take a walk at lower mall road and check out all the local Tibetan handcrafted stuff sold by these shops. You can also buy some fresh mountain fruits such as plums, peaches, apricots etc.
Kasauli is a small hill station with little something for everyone. You can just relax or soak in the nature at your own pace. Just take your time explore and take back some of the finest memories.