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Sangla, India

Sangla is a town in the Baspa Valley, also referred to as the Sangla valley, in the Kinnaur District of Himachal Pradesh, India, close to the Tibetan border.

                                               

Sarkaghat (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Sarkaghat is one of the 68 constituencies in the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh a northern state of India. Sarkaghat is also part of Mandi Lok Sabha constituency.

                                               

Sawra

Sawra is a town in Shimla district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. Sawra is also known as Saraswati Nagar. It is a town located at the banks of Pabbar River and it is about 103 kilometres away from Shimla and 12 kilometres away from Rohr ...

                                               

Seoni, Himachal Pradesh

As of 2001 India census, Seoni had a population of 1529. Males constitute 50% of the population and females 50%. Seoni has an average literacy rate of 80%, higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 82%, and female literacy is 78 ...

                                               

Seraj (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Seraj is one of the 68 constituencies in the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh a northern state of India. Seraj is also part of Mandi Lok Sabha constituency.

                                               

Seruvalsar Lake

Sereolsar Lake is a high altitude lake in the outer Seraj Valley of the Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh, India. The lake is about 3.100 metres above the sea level and is surrounded by thick forest cover. Sereolsar Lake is accessible via Jalori p ...

                                               

Shahpur (Himachal Pradesh Assembly constituency)

Shahpur is one of the 68 constituencies in the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh a northern state of India. Shahpur is also part of Kangra Lok Sabha constituency.

                                               

Sharog

Sharog is a village in Shimla district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is a located near the town of Rohru and is about 125 kilometres away from Shimla and 8 km from Rohru. There is a temple of Devi Jaga Mata and the people of this vi ...

                                               

Shimla Rural (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Shimla Rural is one of the 67 constituencies in the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh a northern state of India. Shimla Rural is also part of Shimla Lok Sabha constituency.

                                               

Shingo La

Shingo-la is a mountain pass in India, on the border between Ladakh and Himachal Pradesh. There is a shallow lake or pool 20m below the pass. The pass is on a long-distance footpath linking Zanskar and Lahaul, used often by locals and trekkers al ...

                                               

Simbal, Himachal Pradesh

Simbal is a small village/hamlet in Baijnath tehsil, Kangra District of Himachal Pradesh, India. It comes under Simbal Panchayath. It is located 33 km to the east of the district headquarters Dharamshala and 141 km from the State capital Shimla.

                                               

Sissu

Sissu is a small town in the Lahaul valley of Himachal Pradesh in India. It is around 90 km from Manali and located on the right bank of Chandra river. It is located at 32°29′0″N 77°7′0″E. It is 3.120 m above sea level. It is 14 km from Khoksar t ...

                                               

Sissu Falls

Sissu Falls is located on is on a diversion on the Leh–Manali Highway in Lahaul and Spiti district, Himachal Pradesh. The source of water is the suspended glaciers on the Himalayan range.

                                               

Solang Valley

Solang Valley derives its name from combination of words Solang and Nallah. It is a side valley at the top of the Kullu Valley in Himachal Pradesh, India 14 km northwest of the resort town Manali on the way to Rohtang Pass, and is known for its s ...

                                               

Sri Naina Deviji (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Sri Naina Deviji is one of the 67 constituencies in the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh a northern state of India. Naina Devi is also part of Hamirpur Lok Sabha constituency.

                                               

Sri Renukaji (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Sri Renukaji is one of the 67 constituencies in the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh a northern state of India. Sri Renukaji is also part of Shimla Lok Sabha constituency.

                                               

Sujanpur (Himachal Pradesh Assembly constituency)

Sujanpur is one of the 68 constituencies in the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh a northern state of India. Sujanpur is also part of Hamirpur Lok Sabha constituency.

                                               

Suketi

At a distance of 21 km from Nahan, it displays lifesize fiber reinforced plastic FRP models of prehistoric animals whose fossil skeletons were unearthed here. The park is the first of its kind in Asia to be developed at the actual discovery site ...

                                               

Sullah (village)

Sulah is a village in Palampur tehsil in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh State, India. It is located 13 kilometres from Palampur Town, 34 kilometres towards west from District head quarters Dharamsala. 180 kilometres from State capital Shimla ...

                                               

Summer Hill, Shimla

Summer Hill is a distant suburb of Shimla, the state capital of Himachal Pradesh at a height of 2.123 meters. It is on a hill, 5 km west to the Shimla Ridge, and is part of the seven-hill cluster.

                                               

Sundernagar (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Sundernagar is one of the 68 constituencies in the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh a northern state of India. Sundernagar is also part of Mandi Lok Sabha constituency.

                                               

Sungri

Sungri is a hill station in Himachal Pradesh, India. It is located in the Rohru block and comes under the administration of Bhaloon panchayat. As a hill station, it is a popular travel destination popular among domestic tourists. Nice place to vi ...

                                               

Swarghat

By Rail:- Kiratpur nearest railhead, it is about 20 km away. By Air:- Nearest airport from Swarghat is at Chandigarh. By Road:- From Chandigarh through Ropar it is 90 km away. From Shimla it is 124 km and from Bilaspur 40 km.

                                               

Taksal

Taksal is a village in Himachal Pradesh, India. Lying in the foothills of the Himalayas, it lies just above Parwanoo and is a beautiful place with great natural scenic beauty. Taksal got its name from takka which means coins and because it used t ...

                                               

Talai

As of the 2001 India census, Talai had a population of 2010 of which males constituted 53% and females 47%. The towns average literacy rate of 71% is higher than the national average of 59.5%: male literacy is 75%, and female literacy is 68%. In ...

                                               

Tashigang

Tashigang is a village near an ancient monastery in the state of Himachal Pradesh, India. It is the highest settlement in Spiti Valley, and is located in the Sutlej river valley near the India-Tibet border. National Highway 22 connects Khab with ...

                                               

Tattapani

Tattapani village is located in Karsog, Mandi district at a distance of 52 km from Shimla and 29 km from Naldehra. It is situated on the right bank of river Satluj at an altitude of 2.230 ft. above the sea level. In local language, Tattapani’ mea ...

                                               

Theog-Kumarsain (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Theog is one of the 68 constituencies in the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly of Himachal Pradesh state in India, covering Theog and Kumarsain tehsils. Theog is also part of Shimla.

                                               

Tota Rani

Tota Rani is a small village near Dal Lake in Kangra district, Himachal Pradesh, India. It has a very long history of settlement by Nepali people. Thapa and Gurung culture are mixed here and now the Nepali culture almost vanished and people mingl ...

                                               

Vashisht, Himachal Pradesh

Vashisht is a village in Kullu district, Himachal Pradesh, India. It is a popular tourist place. Founded by Guru Vashisht who was sole guru and teacher of Ram and Laxman. The village was once the home residence of the Vashisht clan. Ruled by the ...

                                               

Zingzingbar

Zingzingbar is a road building camp and tea house situated 18 km from Bara-lacha-la on the Manali to Leh road in the Lahaul and Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh. It lies at an altitude of around 4.270 m.

                                               

Ajas

Ajas is a newly carved Tehsil of Bandipora district, in Jammu and Kashmir, India. Ajas is surrounded by Lar Tehsil towards East, Wakura Tehsil towards West, Bandipora Tehsil towards North and Pattan Tehsil towards South. Sopore, Bandipore, Baramu ...

                                               

Aloosa

Aloosa or Aaloosa is a village located in Bandipora tehsil of Bandipora district, Jammu and Kashmir, India. The village has total population of 11044 of which 5629 are males while 5415 are females as per Population Census 2011.

                                               

Anantnag (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Anantnag is one of the 87 constituencies in the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly of Jammu and Kashmir a north state of India. Anantnag is also part of Anantnag Lok Sabha constituency. In 2008 Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly election, ...

                                               

Anchar Lake

Anchar Lake is a lake in highly deteriorated condition located near Soura area in the city of Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India. Situated close to Ganderbal, The lake is connected with the famous Dal Lake via a channel "Amir Khan Nallah", just a ...

                                               

Apharwat Peak

Apharwat Peak is a summit, situated at a height of 4.390 metres above the sea level, in Gulmarg. It receives heavy snowfall and remains covered with snow for much of the year. The Line of Control is barely a few kilometres away from here. Lying i ...

                                               

Apsarasas Kangri

Apsarasas Kangri is a mountain in the Siachen Karakoram range. With an elevation of 7.245 m it is the 96th highest mountain in the world. Apsarasas Kangri is located on the border between Xinjiang, China and the Siachen Glacier region, controlled ...

                                               

Ari (Jammu and Kashmir)

Ari is a village situated in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is one of the largest villages in Jammu and Kashmir. It is located approximately 2 kilometers away from Mendhar Tehsil and 44 kilometers away from Poonch district

                                               

Arnia

As of 2001 India census, Arnia had a population of 9057. Males constitute 52% of the population and females 48%. Arnia has an average literacy rate of 65%, higher than the national average of 59.5%; with 57% of the males and 43% of females litera ...

                                               

Awantipora

Awantipora or Awantipur is a city and a municipal council in Pulwama district of the Indian union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. It is situated between Anantnag and Srinagar on NH 44. Awantipora was named after Avanti Varman and had a number of ...

                                               

Badami Bagh

Badami Bagh is a cantonment town on the outskirts of Srinagar district in the Indian union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. A portion of Indian army in the valley resides in the Badami Bagh cantonment. The cantonment is established on the two road ...

                                               

Bagh e Mehtab

Bagh e Mehtab is located in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, India, about 7 km away from city centre, Lal Chowk.The area is primarily a residential area with a government housing colony and private colony. The settled population is majorly 99% Sunni ...

                                               

Balapora shopian

Balapora or "Bala Pora" is a village situated on the Banks of Rambi Ara in Shopian district of Indian administered state of Jammu and Kashmir which is located at a distance of 3.5 kilometres from its main town. It is named after the king Balaveer ...

                                               

Baltal, Jammu and Kashmir

Baltal is a camping ground for pilgrims, 15 km north of Sonamarg on the Sind River at the base of Zojila pass in Jammu and Kashmir. This little valley is only a days journey away from and provides a shorter high-altitude alternate route to the sa ...

                                               

Bandipora (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Bandipora is one of the 87 constituencies in the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly of Jammu and Kashmir a north state of India. Bandipora is also part of Baramulla Lok Sabha constituency.

                                               

Baragam

Baragam is a village in the Tral sub-district of the Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is a small village located at 33°5328.2"N75°0326.9"E. It lies almost 30 km from Srinagar, and 35 km from District Pulwama.

                                               

Basohli (Vidhan Sabha constituency)

Basohli is one of the 87 constituencies in the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly of Jammu and Kashmir, a north Indian union territory. Basohli is also part of Jammu Lok Sabha constituency.

                                               

Batagund

Batagund Bijbehara is a village in the district of Anantnag, tehsil Bijbehara in Jammu & Kashmir. Its post office is at Bijbehara and the nearest medical center is at Veeri. As of 2012, its population was approximately 181.There is a high school ...

                                               

Bemina

Bemina is a region in Srinagar, the capital city of Jammu and Kashmir, India. It is situated in the heart of the capital of Jammu and Kashmir just about 4 km from Lal Chowk. It lies in the Batmaloo Assembly Constituency, Batmaloo assembly segment ...

                                               

Bhata Dhurian

Bhata Dhurian is a village in Balakote Block in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir State, India. Lying near LOC border of Poonch district and Rajouri district, it is 30 kilometres 19 mi south of its district headquarters at Poonch, 15 kilometre ...