Localities in KulluKullu is one of largest districts of Himachal Pradesh and boasts many important localities and sub-localities that are the hubs of many important temples, historical places, markets, fairs & festivals and adventure sports. If you are planning to visit Kullu for vacation or any other purpose, it is important to know about locations in Kullu.
Dhalpur in KulluDhalpur in Kullu has become synonymous with the famous event of Kullu Valley, the Kullu Dussehra. The event is held on Vijayadashmi, the last day of Durga Puja. The idol of Lord Raghunathji is mounted on a chariot and procession of hundreds of Gods and Goddesses along with this chariot is held.
During this international event at Dhalpur, fairs and competitions are arranged for seven days. Tourists from all over the world flock here to enjoy this unique event of religious and social significance. Important hotels like Hotel Aaditya, Hotel Bijleswar View are located at this place.
Sarvari in KulluSarvari is known for its interstate bus terminus located on Ramshila Road. Many important guest houses, hotels and restaurants are located in this locality. They are Bhawani Guest House, Shobla International, Hotel Balaji, and the Nest.
The nearby market offers ample opportunity for shopping for the tourists as well as for the residents. Bhuttico shop is also located in this locality from where buyers get good quality handloom items and handicraft pieces.
Akhara Bazaar in KulluAnother popular location of Kullu is the Akhara Bazaar which is amongst most important shopping areas of Kullu. This place houses many shops especially garment shops. Shops selling pattoos, gudmas, rugs, puhlas, shawls, sweaters, and Kullu caps are plenty in numbers in this locality. The place is visited by numerous tourists. Hotel Namaan, Naveen Guest House, Hotel New Kailash etc. are some of the renowned hotels located at Akhara Bazaar.
Bajuara in KulluBajuara is a village located in Kullu tehsil of Kullu district. It is located in the south of Kullu Town and is surrounded by Naggar in its north and Drang in its south. The pin code of Bajuara is 175125. Bajuara is famous for its numerous temples especially the Lord Shiva Temple.
Basheshwar Mahadev Temple is the famous temple of this locality dedicated to Lord Shiva. Another famous temple in Bajaura is the Bramha Temple. Bajura has the famous road Mandi-Bajuara passing through it. Hotel Sanjeevany, a famous hotel of Kullu is located at Bajuara.
Shamshi in KulluShamshi Village is located in Kullu Tehsil within Kullu District. Shamshi is situated about 9 KM south of Kullu Town. Shamsi is also the postal head office and has the pin code 175126. The nearby villages of Shamshi are Khokhan, Barahar, Jia and Balh. Balh is a tehsil located in the south of Shamshi and in the north of Shamshi, Naggar is located.
Khokan in KulluLocated in Kullu District, Khokhan is a small village about 11 km away in the south of headquarters of Kullu District. The nearby villages of Khokan are Neoli, Mohal, Shamshi, Jia and Peej. Khokan is famous for its Adi Brahma Temple, the one-of-its-kinds temple in India.
The famous wildlife sanctuary of Kullu, Khokan Wildlife Sanctuary is also located here.