Solan Tourist Information

Region/Location: Solan, Himachal Pradesh
Altitude: 2,502 Meters
Solan Tourist Attractions: Shoolini Devi & Yundung Monastery
Best Time To Visit: October to Mid July

Solan Tourist Information

Get here Solan tourist information along with tourist places information, tour guide services and travel tips.

Solan town is a district headquarters of the northern Indian hill station of Himachal Pradesh in India.

It is located 46 km south of the state capital Shimla and situated at an average elevation of 2,502 meters above from the sea level. The place is named after the Hindu goddess Shoolini Devi.

It is known as the “Mushroom city of India, because of the vast mushroom farming in the area as well as the Directorate of Mushroom Research (DMR) situated at Chambaghat.

Solan Tourist Places

Solan is a more low-key hill station ideal for travelers looking just some time away from city rush. A beautiful city in Himachal Pradesh, Solan has ancient temples and monasteries.

One of the most famous monasteries in this region is the Yundung Monastery, which must be visited by everyone travelling to Solan.


By Road: Solan is around 70 Km from Chandigarh 2 hours and 30 minutes drive and approximately 312 Km from Delhi 7/8 hours drive. Frequently bus and cab services available from Chandigarh and Delhi.

By Air: Nearest Airport is Chandigarh and Shimla.

By Train: Broad Gage rail line available till Kalka and from Kalka to Solan narrow Gage (Toy Train) is connected till Shimla.

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