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Joginder Nagar

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Last Updated On: 28/04/2016  

Joginder Nagar:  Endowed with scenic beauty Joginder Nagar is situated at a distance of 57 Kms from Mandi on the way to Pathankot. This town is named after Raja Joginder Sen of Mandi State. There is a Herbal Garden in Joginder Nagar. This town is connected with Narrow-Gauge Railway Line. Pine trees on the surroundings hills, agricultural fields in gentle slopes and various rivelets flowing through the Joginder Nagar valley are nature’s gifts to this region. At a distance of 3 Kms from Joginder Nagar there exists the famous temple of Baba Balakrupi which is visited by thousands of devotees. At a distance of 20 Kms from Joginder Nagar the famous religious temple of Mata Chaturbhuja is situated at Basai Dhar. At a distance of approximately 40 Kms from Joginder Nagar Triveni Mahadev temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is situated at the confluence of Beas, Binwa and Gupt Ganga rivers. Devotees take pious bath at the confluence. The Simsa Mata temple is situated at a distance of 46 Kms(via Goluwan) and 60 kms (via Baijnath) from Joginder Nagar in village Simas. This temple is dedicated to Mata Sarswati. Childless parents even from out side the State come with prayers on their lips and hope in their heart. Women have to observe strict penitence, abstain from food and sleep on the temple floor to get their wish fulfilled. Machhial at a distance of 6 Kms from Joginder Nagar on Joginder Nagar to Sarkaghat road is known for the water body where the fishes are protected from human interference due to religious traditions. The temple of Fish God Machendru Devta is also located there and the idols of fish deities housed in the temple are worshiped.

 

How to Reach:

57 Kms from Mandi on NH-154 (old NH-20)

151 Kms from Pathankot NH-154 (old NH-20)

 

Trek Routes:

Joginder Nagar-Nagchala-Digli-Nakti Devi-Kao-Barot 14 Kms

Joginder Nagar-Winch Camp-Barot 7 Kms

 

WHERE TO STAY

 

Hotels/Guest Houses near Joginder Nagar

Sr. No.

Name of Hotel/Guest House

Telephone No.

1

Hotel The Uhl, HPTDC Ltd., Joginder Nagar

01908-222002

1

Hotel Anshdeep Palace, Dhelu (Joginder Nagar)

01908-222761

2

City Heart Hotel, Gadyara (Joginder Nagar)

01908-223450

3

Green Hotel, Joginder Nagar

01908-224304, 98179-35255

4

Hill Top Guest House, Joginder Nagar

01908-222951

5

Himalaya Hotel Joginder Nagar

01908-222308

6

Shankar View Hotel, Joginder Nagar

01908-222214, 94189-78364

7

Shivam Guest House, Joginder Nagar

01908-222166, 98164-36046

8

Sangam Hotel & Restaurant, Bridgemandi

94180-56631, 94187-11297

9

Top-in-Town Hotel, Joginder Nagar

01908-223200, 94180-32200

10

Trekker’s Nest Hotel & Restaurant, Jokenala (Joginder Nagar)

01908-222119, 94180-32356

11

Vivek Hotel & Restaurant, Joginder Nagar

01908-222146, 94181-00725

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