Great Himalayan National Park

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Great Himalayan National Park, Shamshi, Kullu District, Sainj, Himachal Pradesh, 175126
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Great Himalayan National Park: A Jewel of Himachal Pradesh

For those who have keen interest to visit national parks in Himachal, you will find plenty of them across the length and breadth of the state. If you are planning for a visit to Kaza then you must not forget to explore the Great Himalayan National Park.

The Great Himalayan National Park is a pristine sanctuary that epitomizes the untouched beauty of Himachal Pradesh like never before. It spans over an area of 1,171 square kilometers and is also recognized as the UNESCO World Heritage Site that offers a sublime retreat for nature enthusiasts and adventure seekers alike. The park is home to over 375 fauna species, including elusive snow leopards, Himalayan brown bears, and vibrant pheasants. The dense forests are a haven for over 31 species of mammals and 181 species of birds, making it a biodiversity hotspot.

For trekking enthusiasts, the park offers a range of trails that traverse through breathtaking landscapes, gushing rivers, and remote villages which includes popular treks like Tirthan Valley Trek, Sainj Valley Trek, and the Pin Parvati Pass Trek as they not only challenge your physical endurance but also reward you with panoramic views of the Himalayas.

Best time to visit

The months of April, May, June, and then October and November is considered the best time to visit the national park

Entry fees

  • ₹50 per person for Indians
  • ₹200 per person for foreigners
  • For Indian students, it is ₹30 per head 
  • For foreign students, it is ₹100 per head.

Who should visit

  1. Nature lovers
  2. Wildlife enthusiasts
  3. Photographers
  4. Solo/group visitors
  5. Students
  6. Trekkers 

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