India Tour


Host to the Dalai Lama, Himachal Pradesh has a strong Tibetan presence. This is reflected in its Buddhist temples and monasteries, as well as its vibrant Tibetan New Year celebrations. The region is also well known for its trekking, climbing and skiing areas. .

Area: 55,673 km²

Capital: Shimla

Population: 6.856 million (2012)

Chief minister: Virbhadra Singh

Language: Hindi