Manali is one of the best and most alluring holiday destinations
in India, and one does not have to take so many leaves to visit this little
hill station located in Himachal Pradesh. The things that make Manali
mesmerizing and breath-taking are too many, with some of them being the great
weather, mountains covered with lush green forests, and amazing sight-seeing
options. While you are there you can experience the best recreational and
adventurous activities that will make your trip worth it. So, if you are bored
and do not have any plans for the summer, pack your bags and visit this
beautiful place. Below are some points that will help you to plan the entire
trip on a budget.
the tickets in advance
best and first thing you have to do if you are planning a trip to Manali is
to book the tickets in advance.
Since it is a popular hill station, and most travelers plan their vacation to
visit there, it is highly likely that you might not get tickets for the
required dates. Also, if you book your tickets in advance, there are high
chances that you will get them at a cheaper price. If you are traveling from
Delhi then you are in for some luck, as you can catch the bus from the Kashmiri
Gate bus stand, and it would take you about 12 hours to reach Manali. The fare is approx. Rs.1000, which is
the hotel rooms in advance
you have decided your dates, make sure to book the hotel rooms as well,
especially if you are traveling during the peak season. During this period most
hotels charge double the rate than they usually do. So, if you are a little
tight on budget, or do not wish to spend a lot on the trip, ensure to make your
stay arrangements as well in advance. You can book the rooms in advance with
affordable price from Makemytrip, Cleartrip,
Agoda and more. To avail
the extra discount use coupon code. Try to book a hotel
room near Mall Road since the hotels there are comparatively cheaper and more
a bike or a scooty
it comes to visiting the local adventures, an ideal way to save money is to
rent a bike or a scooty for commutation. There are several places that you can
visit on a bike, which includes Vasisth Temple, Solang
Valley, Naggar, Jana Waterfalls, and many more. All of them can be
reached on a two-wheeler.
the big restaurants
best part about Manali is you will get ample eating options along the roads.
So, if you don’t want to spend a lot, skip the restaurant at least for a day.
This will save you a lot of money and you will get to taste the local dishes as well. The place has so many
street food options including Bombay Bhelpuri, Samosas, Sidu and Babru among
every essential thing that you may require
is an obvious fact that when you visit Manali, you will go there with the
thought of having some adventure. However, do not forget to carry all the
necessary things required for the same with you, as everything there will be
expensive since it is a touristy place. So, if you don’t want to spend
unnecessarily, pack a little more. Also, take a few packets of wafers and
snacks to keep yourself satiated.
Pass is one of the major attractions of Manali, and if you are planning a trip
here, make sure you plan to add this to your itinerary as well. However, Rohtang Pass cannot be visited throughout the
year; it opens from May end to October third week, which also depends on
weather conditions. So, if you have to go there, make sure to book the cabs in
advance since last-minute bookings can cost you a lot. So, to avoid any type of
inconvenience, make sure to do all the books before your departure date.
above tips can save you money while you are exploring Manali. Being on a vacation
does not mean that you have to spend a fortune. You can easily plan a trip on a
budget, especially to a place like Manali.
P.S. This is a collaborative post.