How to reach Himachal Pradesh
Himachal Pradesh with its infinite natural beauty, peace and rich flora and fauna is alluring for most tourists. It is a hill station in northern India and is filled with magic and a unique mesmerizing appeal. It is almost always buzzing with joyful tourists taking in the beauty of the Himalayas. It is easily accessible by Air, Road, and Train. As a popular tourist destination it has a well-developed infrastructure and traveling to Himachal and across Himachal is fairly convenient.
There are very well-built and nice roads connecting Himachal to all major cities across India. Buses are available in plenty – all kinds – luxurious ones such as Volvo, comfortable and affordable ones and the cheaper options too. The state government-run bus services are regular and affordable and criss-cross the length and breadth of the state. Roads are winding and provide a memorable and picturesque journey.
Himachal Pradesh is mostly hilly and there are no major railway lines connecting the various parts of the state. The most popular Railway hub is the Kalka Railway Station, which is situated approximately 90 kilometers away from the famous capital city of Himachal, Shimla. Kalka is very well connected to Shimla with the unique and famous toy train that chugs across the mountain bends slowly and steadily offering the most magnificent of views. This toy train experience is a part of UNESCO World Heritage and coveted journey for many.
Himachal Pradesh has multiple airports that connect the state with other major airports. The three major airports are the Jubbarhatti Airport in Kullu, Bhuntar Airport in Shimla and Gaggal Airport in Kangra. These airports are well connected to all major Indian cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, and Chandigarh. Airports Taxis and cabs provide easy connectivity from these airports to within the state.