Top Choice Hindu Temple in Manali

Hadimba Temple

This much-revered wood-and-stone mandir, constructed in 1553, stands in a clearing in the cedar forest about 2km west of central Manali. Pilgrims come from across India to honour Hadimba, the demon wife of the Panda…
Buddhist Monastery in Manali

Von Ngari Monastery

The traditional Von Ngari Monastery has an atmospheric prayer room crammed with statues of bodhisattvas (enlightened beings), revered lamas and Buddhist deities.
Buddhist Temple in Manali

Himalayan Nyinmapa Buddhist Temple

The Himalayan Nyinmapa Buddhist Temple contains a two-storey statue of Sakyamuni, the historical Buddha.
Museum in Manali

Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art

Opposite Hadimba Temple, the interesting Museum of Himachal Culture & Folk Art has religious relics, household objects, instruments, weapons, architectural woodcarvings and scale models of Himachal temples.
Park in Manali

Van Vihar Park

The Van Vihar Park has a children’s park.
Park in Manali

Nature Park

This woodland of magnificent towering deodars (cedars) is easily the nicest route between the centre and Old Manali, though not recommendable for a woman alone. South of the centre is the similar Van Vihar Park.
Hot Springs in Manali

Public Baths

Vashisht's sulphur-laden hot springs are channelled into these small public baths inside the ancient stone Vashisht Mandir.
Area in Manali

Old Manali

About 2km northwest of the Mall on the far side of the Manalsu Nala stream, Old Manali still has some of the feel of an Indian mountain village once you get past the core backpacker zone. There are some remarkable o…
Hindu Temple in Manali

Rama Temple

This temple is close to the Vashisht Mandir.
Hindu Temple in Manali

Shiva Temple

This temple is close to the Vashisht Mandir.