Manali is a beautiful god gifted city to Himachal Pradesh State. It has much important tourist point which can’t afford to miss. Solang Valley is one of them. Solang valley and Rohtang Pass are two important tourist places of Manali. Solang Valley is also called Valley Nullah. The name given to this place due to located between Beas kund and Solang village. It is located on the way to Rohtang Pass. Solang Valley is covered by large slopes of green grass and making the valley famous as a ski resort. The place is hot favorite spot for many adventurous activities such as horse riding, Parachuting, paragliding, open jeeps drives, mountain biking. Every year large number of tourists visits this beautiful adventurous valley in Manali with friends, family and spouse. Solang valley is for everyone from child to aged person. The place is mostly visited for doing thrilling activities in eye-catching natural scenery. Solang Valley can be called a heaven for those who love thrilling activities and sport.
Facts about the Solang Valley
Address: Solang Valley, Burwa at Manali District in Himachal Pradesh
Location: Located between Beas kund and Solang village
Phone Number: Not Available
Pin code: 175131
Significant: The beautiful place for doing adventurous and thrilling activities
Attractions: horse riding, Parachuting, paragliding, open jeeps drives, mountain biking, skiing, , Rafting and many other
Famous As: Solang Valley and Solang Nullah
How to reach By Air: The nearest airport is Bhuntar Airport which is approximately 104 kilometers far from Manali. The Solang Valley is about 63 km far from the airport. Tourist can reach Solang valley by hiring private Vehicle or Public transport from Airport.
How to reach By Rail: Nearest Railway station is Jogindernagar which is up 50 km far from The Solang Valley. Solang Valley is easily accessible from Manali and Manali is well connected with all major cities of India. Many Other various trains are also available to reach to Manali.
How to reach By Bus or Road: The Solang Valley is just 12 km far from Manali. A large number of transport, owned and private buses, regular buses, and Air-conditioned and deluxe luxury coaches are available from all cities of India. Tourist also reaches Manali by their own vehicles.
Solang Valley is located amid the Beas kund and Solang village. An amazing scene of Snow Mountains and glaciers can be seen clearly from this valley. The valley is most famous for its wide and suitable place for many adventurous activities like skiing, Paragliding, Rafting and many others. Tourist can reach to Solang valley by road easily. The entire way is very interesting and full of nature beauty. If you want to learn how to paragliding and other sport than you will find many trainers in Solang valley who are there to teach you all activities for such a minimum charge. Tourist can’t find better place for such activities than Solang Valley. There are many various type of cuisine available in the valley and also a shopping point is also available. Manali is a famous spot for newly married couples of India as honeymoon destination. Tourists from domestic and international place are come here every year and enjoy the eye-catching scenery of Solang valley. They also experience the thrill of different activities at the place.
Entry Fee, Timing and other Charges for Solang Valley
Open days: Open all days of the year
Visit Duration: 5 to 6 hours
Visiting Timings: 10 am to 6 pm daily
Best time to visit: Best time to visit The Solang Valley is January and February
Cost and Charges for Sport and activity at Solang Valley
River Rafting: Starting from 2500 INR for two person
Paragliding: 600 to 1800 INR
Skiing: Starting from 300 INR
Hiking: 5600 onwards per couple
Mountain Biking: 6000 INR onwards
Mountaineering: 3000 INR onwards
Zorbing: 500 INR for one
Jeep Safari: 15,000 to 20,000 INR onwards
Solang valley is the perfect place for adventure sports and passing time for family, Major tourist place in Manali. There are many affordable hotels and resort to stay in Solang valley. Tourist can have their own tents too. Tourist can visit this place during any month but if you want to experience skiing than January and February is the best time to visit. Solang is such a beautiful valley with vast activities and excellent view around it. It is surrounded by thick conifer forest, lush green loan and meandering river which makes is more suitable for photography. Along with the paragliding and skiing other activities like snow moiling, traversing, zorbing, camping, hiking, horse riding, quad riding and also a mountain biking done here. Tourists have to pay different charges for doing different activity and also trainers are available too there. The place is a first choice for many film makers for its beauty and location. Many famous Bollywood movies shooting are done here such as “Jab we met”. Solang valley is such a beautiful and worth visit place in Manali. If you are planning to visit manali two most recommended places Rohtang Pass and The Solang Valley is must include in your visit list.