One of the fascinating cities in Himachal Pradesh, Nahan is a beautiful town nestled on a secluded ridge in the Shivalik hills. Perched at an altitude of 932 m, Nahan overlooks lush green fields and is dotted with temples and gardens. You can witness the region's rich cultural heritage by attending various colorful fairs and festivals that are celebrated at Nahan round the year. The best time to visit Nahan is between the months of December and March. Book a Nahan tour package with us and you will have an unforgettable experience exploring this scenic town.
Tourist Attractions in Nahan
Following are some of the famous tourist attractions in Nahan, which you can visit while on a Nahan Tour -
- Dhaula Kuan :- Located 20 km from Nahan, this place is dotted with a sprawling orchard comprising citrus plants and mangoes. Nearby is the magnificent Kastasan Devi temple, where Raja Jagat Singh overcame the advancing army of Rulam Qadir Rohilla in a major battle.
- Suketi Fossil Park :- Located 21 km from Nahan, this unique park is the first of its kind in Asia, exhibiting life-size fiberglass models of prehistoric animals whose fossil skeletons were unearthed here.
- Trilokpur Temple :- Constructed in 1573 AD by Raja Dip Prakash, this temple is situated 23 km away from Nahan. The presiding deity of the temple is Goddess Mahamaya Bala Sundri. This famous temple, which draws hordes of pilgrims, hosts a fair twice a year during the Navratri in April and October.
How to reach Nahan
Come on a Nahan Tour, using the following means of transport -
The nearest airport is at Chandigarh.
The closest railway stations are Ambala, Chandigarh, and Kalka. In addition, the regular buses and taxis are easily available from the railway stations to Nahan.
Regular bus services connect Nahan to important cities like Manali, Delhi, and Haridwar. Also, you can drive till Nahar as the road conditions are good.