Located on a hill top in Shiwalik Hills at an altitude of around 950 meter above sea level, Nahan is one of the main tourist destinations to explore during your tour to Himachal Pradesh. Being pride of Sirmaur District of Himachal Pradesh, the beautiful town is also known for having Indian Special Forces Training School. There is a lot more to explore during your holidays in Nahan that will keep you enticed.
Tourist Attractions in Nahan
Chaugan is the main center of attraction and hub of activities during your tour to Nahan. Not forget to mention Mall Road that has been a hot favorite destination of the youngsters after college campus and also for tourists especially in evening. Locals also love to walk roadside in the evening. Natural beauty and pleasant environment persuade them to spend more time here.
Famous Religious Places to Explore in Nahan
Some of the famous religious places include Shiv Ji Temple Saltevni, Kalisthan Temple, Jgannath Temple, Rani Tal Shiv Temple, Shiva Parvati Temple, Gurudwara Dashmesh Asthaan, Miyan ka Mandir, Nainidhar Shiv Temple, Masjid Shamsher Ganj and Mata Balasundari Temple. Some wonderful attractions in surrounding areas include Suketi Fossil Park, Trilokpur Temple, Dhaula Kuan, Giri Nagar and various others. Not forget to mention Ponta Sahib, Renuka, Trilokpur and Suketi.
How to Reach Nahan?
By Air: Chandigarh, Dehradoon and Shimla are three options having airports near Nahan. You can take taxi from Chandigarh or Shimal to cover the remaining destination to reach.
By Train: Ambala is the main railway station; while Kalka and Chandigarh are other options to reach Nahan by train. You can take a taxi or bus from nearby railway station to reach Nahan.
By Road: Nahan is at the distance of 90 km from Chandigarh; while Ambala is around 65 km from Nahan. You can cover distance by bus, taxi or your own car.