Rajgarh Sirmaur Himachal Pradesh

Located in the Sirmaur district of Himachal Pradesh is a beautiful town, Rajgarh. It is an average height of 5102 feet. It is often referred to as the Peach Valley. This beautiful valley is 40 kms away from Solan. It is a great place for trekking and camping. Apart from guest houses and private hotels, one can also stay in the Forest Department and PWD rest house. The local people worship Goddess Durga and Lord Shiva. The local people religiously visit the Lord Shirgul Temple. Lord Shirgul had initially come to the Shaya Village but later he took his seat at the Churdhar Mountain

Climate

Summers are not very hot but in the winters, the temperature often drops down to the freezing point. It can be visited throughout the year

How to Reach

One can take a bus or taxi from Solan. The Jubbar Hatti airport is the nearest airport. The nearest railway station is Solan.

Places to Visit

  • Habban – Located 70 Kms away from Solan via Rajgarh, this is a picturesque spot with a very pleasant climate. It can be visited at any time of the year. It is really a sight to see the snow covered peaks of the kail, pine fir and baan trees and the deodar forests. One can also see orchards of peaches and apples.
  • Baru Sahib Gurudwara – The Baru Sahib Gurudwara is 29 Kms away from Rajgarh. The gurudwara on the banks of the Giri River is a splendid sight.
  • Nohradhar – Located 27 Kms from Rajgarh, Nohradhar is a trekking base. One can go to Churdhar while trekking – 14 Kms. There are many other trek routes also.
  • Haripurdhar – Haripurdhar is famous for the Maa Bhangayani Temple, which is 63 Kms away from Rajgarh. Maa Bhangayani is believed to be the sister of Lord Shirgul.

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