This beguiling town is situated at an altitude of 2708 Mts and is surrounded by the Mighty and Gorgeous Shivalik Range. It is at a distance of 73.9 Kms from Auramah Vally and 62.2 Kms from Shimla. The weather remains salubrious throughout the year and that gives a freedom to the travelers to explore the region in full depth.
Things To Do in Narkanda
Narkanda is quite popular for its Apples, Skiing and Trekking. The adventure enthusiasts can enjoy a trek to Hatu Peak and the people who are not ready for a long hike can settle for a gentle walk around the town and the forests slopes of Narkanda. The experienced, as well as beginner’s skiers, can go out and test their skiing skills on the snow-carpeted slopes when it snows during the winters. Travelers can also engage themselves in shopping and can buy the Traditional Himachali Shawls, Pullans, Pattoos and Caps from the local market. The Tannu Jubbar Lake and Stokes Apple Farm are few other notable tourist spots that offer the most pleasant and alluring experiences to the visitors.
Visit Hatu Peak
Hatu Peak is unarguably the highest peak in Shimla/Narkanda region and is located at an altitude of 3400 Mts/11155 Ft above the sea level. It rests on the Shimla-Rampur highway at an approximate driving distance of 73 Km from Naldehra. Hatu Peak is aesthetically placed amidst a dense and mystic woodland of Fir. Spruce. Aspen, Cedar and Maple trees. The mountaintop is at a distance of 7 Km from Narkanda town. From here either you can hire a taxi or can drive your car or bike to reach the top of the hill.