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The Solang Valley Manali
Covered in lush green trees and multicoloured flowers, Solang valley is a true paradise on earth. It is located at about 14 km. from Manali and by all measures, is a place worth stopping by. The view from the mountains is amazing so much so that even after one has come over from the trip, they cannot ever quite forget the feeling of the mountains glinting from behind a blanket of white snow. Furthermore, this memory always fills people up with a rush of extreme pleasure & delight. Solang valley is pretty popular among the tourists for its summers and winters sports. From Parachuting to horse riding to paragliding, one can find almost every kind of sport here, to quench their love for adventure. And for those with an extra bit of appetite for style and gaming, there are the open jeeps too.
Don’t forget to use your bargaining skills on the photographers and the sports people as they often try to charge everyone exorbitantly in the beginning. It will be advisable to listen to other people before diving into anything. Will save you a lot of money! If you are running short on time and wish to finish off the trip without missing on the most important parts, Solang valley should be on top of the list. If you don’t want to miss out on any fun, it is advisable that you wake up and hit the valley the earliest in the morning, for as the crowd begins to pour in, you have to wait in queues for everything. The best time to visit the valley is between December and February. Make sure you keep enough woollen clothes with yourself while travelling to Manali as the temperature remains quite low during these months.
Adventure Sports & Activities in Manali
Snow melts during the summer months starting May and skiing is then replaced by Zorbing (a giant ball with room for 2 people which is rolled down a 200 metre hill), paragliding, parachuting and horse riding. A Ski Himalayas Ropeway was recently opened. Going to the summit can be possible by ATVs, Ropeway or Climbing (Trekking) . Giant slopes of lawn comprise So-lang and provide its reputation as a popular ski resort. A few ski agencies offering courses and equipment reside here and operate only during winters. Solang is host to multiple activities both during summer and winter. It has a terrain suitable for various adventure activities and mountain sports. This world class ropeway and ski centre truly defines excitement and indulgence.