The present day town of Manali is constructed on an ancient site, however does not have the colonial history, charm and attractive environment of Shimla or one of the other hill stations, however it has a tremendous repute putting over from the 70’s and 80’s scene and western hippy scene.
There’s excessive exceptional marijuana that grows on this area. This attracts a targeted sort of traveller, however it’s still unlawful to smoke it in India. It’s now more trendy with Indian honeymooners and the western ‘hippy’ visitors are more likely to now stay in neighbouring villages akin to Vashisht or Dhungri. The nearby geographical region is just right for climbing and there are forests, orchards and old temples and the Beas River to explore. Historic Manali is more peaceable and charming and running distance from New Manali or just a short auto-rickshaw ride. Journey visitors can to find opportunities to head rafting, paragliding, skiing as good as trekking.