The Tirthan Valley is located in the Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh at an altitude of 1600 meters above sea level, next to the Tirthan River, which is famous not only for its mysterious beauty in India but also throughout the world.
The beautiful and serene Timahan Valley of Himachal is a place for which you don’t have to plan a month in advance. Two or three days is enough time to capture each and every view of the Tirthan Valley in memory. After touring the entire valley, it would be correct to say that if you want to celebrate a weekend in a place that relieves your runaway life a bit, then the pilgrimage is the best option.
You may have seen the view of the mountains and the snow on them, but there was something different here.
Tourism in the Tirthan Valley
Walk along paths one after another, or walk through the forest or the Tirthan River or join the adventure activity. The Tirthan Valley is a better option for tourists interested in adventure sports or who want to spend moments of peace away from the congestion of cities.
Places like Kasol, Manali and Kheerganga attract many tourists every year, but the specialty of the Tirthan Valley is that the place is intact so far and has not been explored much. So here you will not find much congestion.
Perhaps it seemed that the beauty of the waterfall would be at its peak during the rainy days. The waterfalls that fall from the mountains look beautiful, but seeing its high-speed torrent is a different fun and excitement.
Jalori Pass and Sirolsar Lake
It is possible to see it. The way to get here is also very spectacular, it seems as if a layer of snow was on the roads. The lake that is in the middle and the snow that surrounds it is a temple built on ice and height. Something like this happens here. After sitting here, you will have an idea of how your time will pass.
The next day I had to leave for Delhi in the afternoon, so in the morning we planned to visit the city of Chahani here. I had heard that the town is small but very beautiful and I found exactly the same. There is a Chaini Kothi here. This Kothi made of wood is about 1500 years old. That used to be the residence of Rana Dhariyan, the king of Kullu. The 15-story building has remained only on 10 floors after the 1905 earthquake. This Kothi, which is the tallest Kothi in the eastern Himalayan region.
Things to do in Tirthan Valley
This place is no less than a paradise. There are lush green forests and apple orchards nearby and if you like peace, you can go to Jibhi. It is very cold in winter, so the summer season is perfect to go here. Apart from this, do not forget to visit the Great Himalayan National Park. In addition to this, you can also enjoy climbing, hiking, trekking, camping, campfires, trout fishing and photography.
How to reach
Railway: Tirthan Valley does not have its own railway station; you must book tickets for Shimla. By the way, you can reach the Tirthan Valley by taking a train from Chandigarh to the nearest Kalka.
By road: from Delhi there are buses from Volvo and Himachal Tourism that will take you to Ott around 6 in the morning. The distance from here to the Tirthan Valley is 30 km, for which taxi facilities are available.
When to go
The best time to visit Tirthan Valley is between March and June, so you can plan your life here during the long Shivratri weekend. The whole valley is adorned with flowers and fruits. Also, the weather is not so cold. Along with this, you can also enjoy many adventure sports. You can also walk to Jalori Pass and the Himalaya National Park in the summer months.
If you want to see snowfall, then you can plan to go now. Yes, due to the rains between July and September, it is difficult to move through the mountains, so avoid going here during that time.