Monday, 3 March 2014

Him Valley in Manali, the First Amusement Park in Himachal Pradesh

The Him Valley Amusement Park is one of the surging tourist attractions in the pristine hill station of Manali. This amusement park is located in Bahang, at a distance of about 3 km from the bus stand of Manali. 

The Him Valley National Park is one of the first amusement and cultural park placed at a height of about 7000 ft above sea level. The park has been brilliantly designed to attract the various types of visitors to this place. 

One of the most unique highlights of this amusement park is that you can enjoy the different rides of the park while enjoying the breath-taking view of the snow covered hills. Manali is already a renowned hill station of India and with the establishment of this amusement park, its attraction towards the tourists has increased immensely.   

The park is the first amusement park to be established in the state of Himachal Pradesh. But as the park was recently opened in the month of April in 2013, many people are unaware about its establishment.

Rides- At this amusement park one can enjoy various kinds of thrilling rides like the Swing Chair, Revolving Tower, Bungee Jumping and many more. One can also indulge into the fun oriented water games provided at this park. The rides are designed keeping in mind that every age of visitor can have a memorable time at this park.

Cultural Shows- The amusement park also offers its visitors to enjoy the diverse kinds of cultural and traditional shows. At this place, one can enjoy Bhangra related to Punjab, Natti related to Himachal Pradesh and Bohappa related to Rajasthan. These shows will let you enjoy the overwhelming diversity of Indian culture. 

Food- Another fascinating factor about this amusement park is that various varieties of delicious dishes are served in Royal Himachali Dham Style. The Food Court of this park serves about 20 varieties per person and you can choose from the wide variety of dishes provided at this place. The quality of dishes served at the food joint of the park is going to make your visit to this place an even pleasurable one.

Bonfire and Open Disco- The thrilling rides, cultural shows and scrumptious food are not the only means of enjoyment at this amusement park. One can also enjoy the relaxing environment of the park during the evening time while sitting around a lovely bonfire with your loved ones. 

If you are in a mood to dance and enjoy the romantic evening time of Manali, then the open disco nights organized by the local people of Himachal Pradesh at this park, offers you a perfect opportunity to enjoy the music and dance to its rhythm. 

Besides all these, the amusement park has a beautiful outlook with the presence of elaborately designed sculptures and paintings.

Visiting Time- The amusement park is open on all days of the week, from 11 am to 10.15 pm.

Best Time to Visit
Although the park can be visited throughout the year, the best time to visit the park is from September to June, as Manali experiences a very pleasant climate during this time of the year.

How to Reach
By Air- The nearest airport to this amusement park is Bhuntar, located at a distance of about 50 km from Manali. The airport operates regular flights from Delhi.

By Road- The amusement park is easily accessible through various modes of transportation, as it is located at a distance of just 3 km from the Manali bus stand. Manali has a good network of roads that connects the place with other major tourist destinations like Shimla, Leh, Kullu, Leh, Delhi etc. Regular public and private buses are available from these places to Manali. The distance between Delhi and Manali is about 550 km.