Bilaspur is India's first planned hill station that is situated near Shimla famous for the forts and Gobind Sagar Lake that is a man-made reservoir.
This location is considered to be one of the most prominent destinations in Shimla where you will witness the artificially made lake that is the Gobind Sagar Lake on Sutlej River that also provides water to the Bhakra Nangal Dam where you can come across several sports activities and the scenic wonders of the place.
Places to visit in Bilaspur
There are some of the best places that you can count on, when you are in Bilaspur for a vacation.
Bhakra Nangal Dam - The Bhakra Dam is constructed across the Satluj River in Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh. You will be exposed to a lot of attractive spots when you are around this place complemented by the natural landscapes surrounding.
Gobind Sagar Lake - When you are here, you will be getting beautiful views of the hills and plains that surround the lake. This is an utterly beautiful artificial lake that covers the peaceful atmosphere and lush greenery.
Sri Naina Devi Ji - This pilgrimage spot had been built by Raja Bir Chand in the 8th century that is elevated at a height of 1219 m above the sea level and is known to be known for its emphasis.
Vyas Cave - This is a popular cave that is located on the banks of Satluj River which holds the mythological importance for the author of the Mahabharata Rishi Vyas in whose name it has been remembered.
Kandraur Bridge - This bridge is located over the Satluj that was renowned as the highest bridge in Asia that is built at a height of 80 m, though it still remains the highest yet.
Things to do in Bilaspur
There are some things to do in Bilaspur that are very famous and some of them have been mentioned below:
- Water sports and fishing
Best time to visit Bilaspur
You can visit this place anytime you wish to, but the suitable time is during the summers for the climate stays moderate away from sweltering heat. If you plan to visit the place during winters, then do not forget to carry the best apparel layers to prevent excess cold. Book Himachal tour packages with Swan Tours at best price.