Top Places to visit in Himachal Pradesh During December

Top places to visit in Himachal Pradesh during December

Himachal Pradesh is considered as the paradise for travelers during the winter months. People from around the world visit Himachal during winters to release all the irritations from the harsh summer and enjoy the serenity, peace, and natural beauty. During winters, you can witness and experience snow-capped mountains, thick alpine forests, lush green meadows, and captivating landscapes. All these will make your winter vacations delightful and worth remembering. There are so many places to take tour in Himachal that you will never feel bored while here. So, in this article let us look at the top tourist attractions in Himachal during winters.

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Located 2200 meters above sea level, Shimla is a famous hill station in Himachal. It is also among the favorite honeymoon destinations of the country. The popularity of  the place among adventure dwellers and nature lovers comes from its picturesque views and beautiful weather. When in here, you can engage in various activities like skiing, ice skating, trekking, river rafting, camping, and many more. The place will provide you with a unique experience in anything you do, but what makes it so demanding is its snowfall during December. This snow transforms the place into heaven and makes it paradise for tourists.

Parashar lake

Prashar lake is among the top tourist spots to visit in Himachal. It is named after Parashar Rishi and also is home to a very revered shrine of the state, that is the temple of Parashar Rishi.  Besides, during winter the area surrounding the lake becomes very beautiful and ensures unique sightseeing of the snow-capped Dhauladhar ranges. People also like trekking along the trekking trails of this region where they enjoy panoramic views, dense forest, and meadows. There are various things you can do while around this lake, but the best thing is to go temple hopping.


Wanna enjoy a serene family vacation or wanna go for a romantic honeymoon, Dalhousie is the most preferred location for both. This land has a beautiful connotation between harmony and natural beauty. Here you can visit the ‘Khajjiar- Switzerland of India’ and enjoy its alluring environment and harmonize your soul. Not just this, the place also has the famous Satdhara waterfalls, which is popular for rejuvenating and healing properties. Besides, here you can do paragliding, zorbing, hiking, and trekking along the famous trekking trails of the land.


Also known as the ‘Little Lhasa of India’, Dharamshala is a famous tourist attraction in Himachal, situated 1475 meters above sea level. This place is also home to the Dalai Lama, the famous Buddhist monk of the world. Besides the spiritual presence of the land, the land also offers a perfect blend between beauty and culture. Here you can witness snow-covered peaks, dense cedar and deodar forests, and scenic stretches of Kangra valley. So, there is a lot to enjoy here but there are few specific locations which you should not miss when in dharamshala. The top attractions are St. John Church, Dal lake, and local sightseeing at Mcleodganj. So, this place is perfect for both family tours and holidays with your partner.

Rohtang La

Looking for a beautiful location to enjoy serenity and do adventurous activities, then Rohtang pass is the place for you. Situated around 4000 meters above sea level, this place offers the most pristine views of Himalayas, and unparalleled natural splendor. Every year during winters, people visit the place to go trekking, enjoy hot water springs, sledge-riding in valleys and skiing. As you climb higher in the region, the colder it gets but you can experience mesmerizing landscapes, snow-covered peaks, and clear blue skies. Even due to its breathtaking beauty, this place has been featured in various movies like Jab We Met, Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani, and many more. So, why not visit the place and capture lifetime memories from here.


Himachal Pradesh is a famous destination to spend vacations among every kind of traveler. From honeymooners, family tour-doers, adventure dwellers, to everyone, Himachal is a favorite destination for all. Although you can visit Himachal in any period of the year, winter is best to enjoy its beauty. The snowfall of the winter's change the surrounding environment of the location and gives way to participate in a number of adventurous sports. So, what are you waiting for? If you also want to spend some quality time in Himachal make sure to plan your vacations beforehand. For help, you can also contact Nitsa Holidays through their official website.

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