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Apple Season in Full Bloom in Kullu-Manali

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During the 1st quarter of the year, Kullu-Manali enjoys full bloom of apples. During the apple season, the apple growers are engaged with their crop of apples, waited for the year. During the farming, the process of plucking, grading, packing ultimately taking apples to the wholesale market of apple is performed. With the hope of obtaining an excellent price, some of the growers refer the apples to Delhi for selling. While some get satisfaction by selling them in the wholesale markets of the same locality.
Watch the Apple Orchards in Full Bloom in Kullu Manali

During the spring, when the roads are lined with the trees of apple and cherry in full bloom, Kullu-Manali is a must visit for you if you don’t love enjoying snow. While visiting the orchards of red apples and praising the bounty of nature, you can also get red apples, plums and several other fruits, that you can either relish on the spot or carry with you for the rest of your tour.
Apple Orchards in Himachal Pradesh Naggar Kullu…

Best Adventure Activities in Shimla

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Offering some of the most challenging and thrilling mountaineering chances in the globe, Shimla, which is the area abundant in several valleys and peaks, densely populated pine trees, green alpine meadows, trekking region, rivers, mountaineering choices and several more adventure sports, is the best spot for those who love adventure sports and adventures. Mountaineering Institute of Himachal Pradesh organizes these events. Here are some of the popular adventure activities in Shimla.
Horse Riding

The best way to feel the joy of life is horse riding, which can be best experienced on the Mall Road, Shimla. Several horse vendors in Shimla offer well-maintained and well-cleaned horses for horse riding.
Ice- Skating

Shimla is the part of the world, which has the largest open-air region with frozen ice for ice skating during winters. Shimla Ice-Skating Club, which has already celebrated its Diamond Jubilee, coordinates to perform this sport, which normally lasts from early December to Februar…

Festivals in Kullu Manali

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Winter Carnival

Organized on ‘Manu Kala Kendra’ in Manali, the gay festival ‘Winter Carnival’, which has been declared as a state level festival, is the most awaited events in the Kullu Valley. The success of winter carnival is marked with the massive partaking by cultural groups and the students from several colleges of India.
The duration of second and third weeks of January in Manali, when the five day long festival is organized, is a feast for the visitors. During this occasion, the artists get the chances to prove themselves and the performers try to provide their level best and display their excellence. Competitions organized comprise Indian classical music (instrumental and vocal), folk dances, folk songs, group dance, classical dances, fancy dress, group songs, film dances, film songs, street plays and one act plays. The Winter Queen Contest and the Man’s personality contest are the most awaited competitions.
On the first day of the festival, several cultural groups present ‘T…

Toy Train Ride in Shimla

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Due to a proposal for the construction of a rail line, Shimla came into the limelight just after the start of railways in India. Before the starting of the actual work, intensive surveys were carried out. In the year 1884, the first of these surveys was carried out and the very next year, another one was made. In the year 1887, the preparation of a project report, on the basis of consequences got from these two surveys, was made before the government of India. The preference of an adhesion line for the route to the rack system was made after a lot of brainstorming. In the starting, the breadth of the rail line was supposed to be of only two feet when the contract was signed in the year 1898. Somehow, after this, the narrow gauge was grown to be the standard 2 feet six inches broad with the insistence of the authorities of the army. Ultimately, in the year 1903, the route was opened for traffic.

A seating arrangement of 120 passengers is made by the Shivalik Deluxe Express. The coaches …