Rajgarh

RAJGARH

Situated at an altitude of around 6000ft, Rajgarh is situated along the Giri river, a tributary of the Yamuna. It is a beautiful meadow in the Sirmour district dotted with whisting pine woods, peach and apple orchards and gurgling streams. It lies on the Solan-Nahan road and has some popular picnic spots such as Nacchna and Habban. There are many nature and adventure camps in the area. Excursion can be undertaken to Baru Sahin, 25 kms. Away.

Travel To Rajgarh

Solan: 40 kms

Shimla: 90 kms

Kalka: 80 Kms

Chandigarh: 105 Kms

Delhi: 340 kms

Buses and Taxis ply to Rajgarh from Solan.

Nearest Airport: Jubbarhatti (Shimla)

Nearest Railway Station: Solan (Narrow gauge)

 

Climate:

Winter: Near freezing temperatures. Heavy woollens required.

Summer: Warm and sunny. Cotton wear and light woollens recommended.

 

Hotels in Rajgarh

The Trekker’s Hostel: HPTDC run camp type budget accommodation for hikers. Phone: 01799-220055.

Himgiri Nature Retreat: Eco resort at Rajgarh with rooms, tents and wooden huts. Trekking, bird watching and angling activities are arranged by the retreat.

Jewel Valley Chalets: A nature lodge amongst apple orchards for travellers looking for solitude.

Camp Bodhisatva: An adventure camp managed by ‘’Questrails’’, with tents amidst giant deodar trees, pine trees, apple, peach and plum orchards. Adventure activities like hiking, rock climbing, rappelling, river crossing, angling etc are arranged at the camp. Phone: 011-41023461, 011-26498940

Mist n Meadows Resort: A nature resort surrounded by Deodar trees. It has a restaurant and gym.

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