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Tourists throng hill stations in Himachal Pradesh ahead of new year

Published on Dec 27, 2022 02:53 PM IST
  • The Indian meteorological department (IMD) has forecast snowfall after December 29 in 5 districts of Himachal Pradesh.
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In view of the festival season, the North Indian hill state Himachal Pradesh is witnessing a large number of tourist footfalls. The Indian meteorological department has forecast snowfall in five districts of the state after December 29. (ANI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Dec 27, 2022 02:53 PM IST

In view of the festival season, the North Indian hill state Himachal Pradesh is witnessing a large number of tourist footfalls. The Indian meteorological department has forecast snowfall in five districts of the state after December 29. (ANI)

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A large number of tourists from across the world thronged the resorts of Shimla on Christmas and are waiting to ring in the New Year in the capital of the hill state. (ANI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Dec 27, 2022 02:53 PM IST

A large number of tourists from across the world thronged the resorts of Shimla on Christmas and are waiting to ring in the New Year in the capital of the hill state. (ANI)

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The Indian Meteorological Department has issued rain and snow warning after December 29 in higher reaches of the Chamba, Kinnaur, Lahaul-Spiti, Kullu and Shimla districts of the state. (PTI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Dec 27, 2022 02:53 PM IST

The Indian Meteorological Department has issued rain and snow warning after December 29 in higher reaches of the Chamba, Kinnaur, Lahaul-Spiti, Kullu and Shimla districts of the state. (PTI)

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"It was difficult to get a hotel in Shimla and around, as a large number of people have gathered here but I was able to manage it and got a hotel. I have been staying here for the past 2 days but now I am planning to shift to the Kasol region of the Kullu district. I am also planning to go to higher regions as there is a little bit of disappointment as I did not get snowfall here. We hope to see snowfall in the other parts of the state. It was a thrilling experience to be here and on this new year and Christmas festival time, this is a nice place to spend vacations," a tourist from Maharashtra was quoted by saying news agency ANI. (PTI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Dec 27, 2022 02:53 PM IST

"It was difficult to get a hotel in Shimla and around, as a large number of people have gathered here but I was able to manage it and got a hotel. I have been staying here for the past 2 days but now I am planning to shift to the Kasol region of the Kullu district. I am also planning to go to higher regions as there is a little bit of disappointment as I did not get snowfall here. We hope to see snowfall in the other parts of the state. It was a thrilling experience to be here and on this new year and Christmas festival time, this is a nice place to spend vacations," a tourist from Maharashtra was quoted by saying news agency ANI. (PTI)

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"I am happy to be here this is a beautiful place. I almost come every month to this region, so it is not new for me, but we are expecting snow in this period of time. Still, we did not get it we are enjoying it," said a tourist from Chandigarh. (PTI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Dec 27, 2022 02:53 PM IST

"I am happy to be here this is a beautiful place. I almost come every month to this region, so it is not new for me, but we are expecting snow in this period of time. Still, we did not get it we are enjoying it," said a tourist from Chandigarh. (PTI)

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A large number of tourists arriving in Lahaul Spiti in the recent past has made it difficult for the authorities to cope. (ANI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Dec 27, 2022 02:53 PM IST

A large number of tourists arriving in Lahaul Spiti in the recent past has made it difficult for the authorities to cope. (ANI)

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Manav Verma, Superintendent of Police, Lahaul-Spiti district, on Monday said that 19,383 vehicles have entered and exited the tourist destinations in the region during the past 24 hours. (ANI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Dec 27, 2022 02:53 PM IST

Manav Verma, Superintendent of Police, Lahaul-Spiti district, on Monday said that 19,383 vehicles have entered and exited the tourist destinations in the region during the past 24 hours. (ANI)

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The CM asked the Himachal Pradesh Chief Secretary to hold a meeting with the senior officers of the State government to make adequate arrangements for the smooth flow of tourists into the State. (PTI) expand-icon View Photos in a new improved layout
Published on Dec 27, 2022 02:53 PM IST

The CM asked the Himachal Pradesh Chief Secretary to hold a meeting with the senior officers of the State government to make adequate arrangements for the smooth flow of tourists into the State. (PTI)

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