Dalhousie- Manimahesh Lake

One of the most popular tours from Dalhousie, the Dalhousie- Manimahesh Lake is an exciting journey. One can reach Manimahesh Lake from Dalhousie by road via Bharmour. The distance of Bharmour from Dalhousie is almost 112 Kilometers and from there the exciting trek to Manimahesh Lake starts. The distance from Bharmour to Manimahesh is 34 kilometers approximately.

The Manimahesh Lake lies at the foot of the Chamba Kailas Hill, below the Manimahesh Peak. The picture perfect Manimahesh Lake is situated at an elevation of almost 14,000 feet. The lake is not only a favorite destination for the trekkers and tourists but is also a holy site for the pilgrims. The ancient temple beside the Manimahesh Lake is the center of pilgrimage and is visited by thousands of devotees every year. The breath taking natural beauty around the Manimahesh Lake enchants everyone. The Manimahesh Festival during the Janmashthami attracts the maximum crowd.

Last Updated on 9/13/2011