Kasol belongs to the well-known Kullu district of Himachal Pradesh in India, popularly known as its hamlet. This attraction spot is located at the banks of Parvati river and is surrounded by Parvati Valleys. It serves as a base for the various trek spots in the area that are Malana and Kheerganga. While moving from Bhuntar to Manikaran, Kasol is can be fetched on the way. Due to its scenic beauty and cultural uniqueness, it attracts numbers of tourists all year round which mainly includes Israelis, and this makes the place commonly addressed as ‘Mini-Israel of India’. It is rapidly gaining fame as a favorite spot for trek-lovers, back-packers, and nature-lovers.
The hamlet has the characteristic of being multi-religious, multi-lingual as well as multi-cultural but has typical Himachali cultural imprints over its own. Throughout the year, the place has a huge tourist bustle which makes it multi-cultural and a variety of different languages are being spoken here. People cherish to live in small colorful huts and celebrate various festivals with great joy. Admired most by the Israelis, the culture and tradition are influenced by the Israel inhabitants in Kasol. You can find a great flavor of German, Italian and Israeli food along with the original Himachali Cuisine.
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As the village is blessed with the live streams of Parvati river, the gurgling river along with spectacular Himalayan Ranges at the background contribute to making you curious to experience its beauty. Kasol being famous for its trekking trails has well-known spots like Kheerganga, Yanker Pass as well as Pin Parbati Pass. The place is not very far from the famous tourist spot Manali and hence, it is popular among bold travellers. Coming to the night-life in Kasol, which is filled with rave parties that are carried out throughout the nights. As Himachal polices are on alerts during the night, these parties can welcome loads of problems when the police raid such area. However, a better solution for experiencing the nightlife is spending it at any of the cafés that are open for 24 hours. Visiting Kasol without experiencing its enchanting festivals shall be unfair for your trip! Make sure you attain any of the coming festivals by checking out Kasol calendar.
- Kheerganga Trek
- Trekking in Kasol
- Malana- The beautiful Hamlet that is located a few kilometers from Kasol.
- Pin Parvati Pass
- Parvati River
- Tosh- The place is well-known for its hippie culture and stunning sceneries.
- Sar Pass Trek
- Manikaran Gurudwara
- Rasol- The place is popular for back-packers delight and serves the immense magic with its beauty and unique lifestyle.