Manali is a hill station nestled in the mountains of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh near the northern end of the Kullu Valley, at an altitude of 2,050 m (6,726 ft) in the Beas River Valley. It is located in the Kullu district, about 270 km (168 mi) north of the state capital, Shimla. It is the beginning of an ancient trade route to Ladakh and from there over the Karakoram Pass on to Yarkand and Khotan in the Tarim Basin. It is a popular tourist destination and serves as the roadway to other northern hill stations.
Manali is located at 32.2396 N, 77.1887 E, about 40 km (25 mi) north of Kullu town. The town ranges in elevation from 1,800 m (5,900 ft) to 2,000 m (6,600 ft) in the uppermost Old Manali section.
Famous Sightseeing Destination in Manali are:-
1) Rohtang Paas. 2) Solang Valley.
3) Old Manali. 4) Naggar.
5) Club House. 5) Hidimba Temple.
6) Kasol Valley. 7) Manikaran Gurudwara.
Best Time to go to Manali is- ” April, May, June, October, December, February” etc.