Solan is the district of himachal pradesh. It is named after the Hindu goddess Shoolini devi. It is known as the ” mushroom city of India”. It is located 46 km south of the Shimla. It is Blessed with some of the beautiful Landscapes, snow-peaks, lush Green valley, rivers, Flowers, Temples and Monastries. Chir pine clothes the Shimla Hills, which yields resin and timber, while apricots and walnuts grow all over the hills, maize and paddy are the two leading grains. Vegetables and Shimla variety of green chillies are extensively grown in the Shimla Hills. The area surrounding Solan in very rich in peas, tomatoes, ginger and beans. There are many tourist places in Solan Tourism.
It is the best place for relaxing, sight seeing, trekking, mountaineering, fishing, paragliding, skiing. The climate of the solan is nither so cold as shimla nor too hot as kalka. Temperature typically range from -4 c to 32 c .
Tourist Places to visit in Solan Tourism :
Kasauli : This small hill station seems to live in time warp that belongs to the 19th century.Places to visit in Kasauli are The Monkey Point,Baba Balak Nath Temple, Shirdi Sai Baba Temple,Chirst church.
Jatoli Temple : Jatoli Temple is famous Shiv temple in Solan. This temple is one of the Oldest and religious temple, in occassion of Mahashivratri many touristers are came for pray. This is the Asia’s highest temple of Lord Shiva’s.
Nalagarh Fort : This Fort which was built in 1421 during the reign of Raja Bikram Chand is located at Shivalik hills beyond the Sirsa river. Nalagarh fort surrounded by endless acres of greenery and beautiful mountain.
Mohan National Heritage Park : This park is located at the Hart Village, 7 kilometers from the Shimla-Kalka National Highway. In this park tourists are findings of the Vedas and ancient Indian Culture.
Shoolini Devi Temple : The Temple of goddess shoolini devi is situated at the southern part of it, solan name is also named over this goddess shoolini devi.
Solan is not so Far from the Capital shimla, the distance from shimla to solan is 46 km and it take 1h 30 min. to reach. The near by airport is also in shimla. Solan tour is good to visit for honeymooners, nature lovers and adventure lovers. In Solan tour facility of Hotels, travel, food and beverages are also good.