Are you newly married and on the hunt for a perfect honeymoon destination? Then Kasauli is the best place for you to have a lifetime of experience with your life partner. Situated in the Solan district of Himachal Pradesh, Kasauli boasts of some spectacular places and sets that perfect romantic ambiance for a memorable honeymoon journey.
Nestled amidst dense pine forests, orchards and high hills, Kasauli provides the ideal environment to spend cherished time with your soul mate. Kasauli offers a mystic and idyllic atmosphere for the newly-wed to know each other more by being amidst the majestic snow-clad Himalayan Mountains, the sacred lakes and rivers, the spiritual places and the sprawling greenery.
With some of the most picturesque and unexplored landscape, Kasauli is a perfect destination for the newlyweds. Kasauli is blessed with a variety of attractive tourist places starting from churches and temples to timber trail in Parwanoo and few other stunning romantic spots.
While in Kasauli do visit the famous Monkey Point, which is the tallest peak in Kasauli. In the foothills of Shivalik, you can take a glimpse of the cantonment area named Dagshai where battles between Britishers and Sikhs were fought. Kasauli Brewery, world’s highest distillery is another major tourist attraction you can visit.
Kasauli is one of the best tourist destinations for the nature lovers. If you want to explore and enjoy immense natural charm of this place then you must definitely visit the alluring Sunrise Point and Sunset Point, Mughal Gardens or the Pinjore Gardens and take a walk through the Lower Mall and the Upper Mall enjoying the scenic beauty and the old heritage buildings.
Kasauli is also the home to number of religious places and if you want to fill your bosom with holy blessing then the places like Gurudwara Shri Guru Nanakji, Balak Nath Temple, Bhavan Mandir, Anglican Church, Christ Church and the Baptist Church can be a pleasant experience.
Eating and shopping in Kasauli
Relish some of the best and mouth-watering local and traditional cuisines of Himachal during your stay in Kasauli. Try out the Kadhi, Madara, the famous Band Samosa, Poppy Seeds Halwa, Sidu (a kind of locally made bread) while in Kasauli. Refresh yourself with the variety of different tea types. While here do not miss out the local wine. This region is also very much popular for its street foods like the Aloo Tikki, Samosas, Chole Bhature, Bread Pakoras, Kachori and more. One of the best things you can do in Kasauli is savouring the Tibetan food. The local Tibetan food stalls in lower mall area serves a range of dumpling and thukpa varieties.
Apart from savouring the local and the street food you can also have a fine dining experience at the variety of restaurants available here. Cliff Houzz Restaurant, Shack Restaurant, Café Rudra , Narinder Sweet House, Hangout Rooftop Bar and Restaurant are some of the popular eating oulets in Kasauli.
Shopping is one thing that everyone loves to do. The lower mall area in Kasauli is dotted with number of local Tibetan shops that sells woollens, small handicrafts, hand woven shawls, scarves and stoles.
Staying in Kasauli
There are many luxury and budget hotels in Kasuli where honeymoon couples can have a perfect stay. Some exotic hotels for a comfortable stay are Kasauli Exotica, Kasauli Castle Resort, Birds View Resort, Hotel Whispering Winds, Moksha Himalaya Spa Resort, Club Mahindra Kandaghat, Blossom Resort, Kuthar Heritage Resort, Baikunth Resort and Hotel Royal Park among others.
Best time to visit
Kasauli maintains pleasant climate all throughout the year. The best time to visit for honeymoon couples is January, February, November and December.
The nearest airport to Kasauli is Chandigarh while the nearest railway station is Kalka. Luxury buses and taxis are available from Delhi, Chandigarh and Shimla to Kasauli.