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Sunder Nagar

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SUNDER NAGAR:-    

Sunder Nagar is situated at a distance of 175 km from Chandigarh on Chandigarh - Manali National Highway-21. Sunder Nagar the Capital of old Suket state is a sacred place where Shuk Dev "Muni" meditated in a cave. It has an average elevation of 861 meters.

TOURISTS ATTRACTIONS:- As the name suggests Sundernagar is a beautiful town surrounded by green hills and is the Gateway of Balh Valley. The charm of the place has been added by an artificial lake created by Beas Satluj Link Project completed in the year 1978. There are many places of tourist attraction in around Sundernagar. Mahamaya Temple is situated on a hill top near the town and house the patron goddess Mahamaya of the Sen Rulers of Old Suket State. Shuk Dev Vatika is situated near BBMB reserviour and was developed by Raja Lakshman Sen of Suket. The Vatika is frequented by tourists and locals inhabitants. There is an ancient cave dating back to Puranas. During Pre-Mahabharata period Rishi Shukdev meditated at this place. It is believed that the cave leads to Haridwar and Rishi Shukdev used this cave to take bath in holy Ganga every morning. It is said that Pandavas visited the place and Bhim stopped a rock falling on the enterence of the cave. The mark of his hand known as Bhim Panja can be seen at the enterance of the cave. Holy water in the D shaped pond is said to cure many diseases. Jangam Baag is located in BBMB colony in the town and has an ancient temple of Radha-Krishana, fish pond and is surrounded by lush green trees. Hateshwari Temple is situated on Sundernagar - Baggi Road at a distance of about 8 kms from Sundernagar. The ancient Shiv Temple at Mahadev is near about 2 kms from Dhanotu Chowk on way to Karsog and is believed to be built by the Pandavas in one night. Murari Devi temple is located at the top of a hill top named Murari Dhar in the West of Sunder Nagar. The temple is located at a distance of  about 75 kms from Mandi and about 55 kms from Sunder Nagar Bus stand. The place have panoramic view of various regions of four districts  viz. Kullu, Mandi, Hamirpur & Bilaspur.

How to Reach:

25 Kms from Mandi Town

175 Kms from Chandigarh

 

WHERE TO STAY

 

Hotels/Guest Houses in Sunder Nagar

Sr. No.

Name of Hotel/Guest House

Telephone No.

1

Amit Hotel, Sundernagar

01907-262387

2

Atithi Guest House, Bhojpur (Sundernagar)

96250-00500, 97369-00500

3

Beas View Guest House, Sundernagar

94180-62508

4

Besillio Grand Hotel & Restaurant, Dhanotu

98054-55544

5

Chinar Hotel, Sundernagar

98160-18847, 98166-74747

6

Comfort Inn Guest House, Sundernagar

86794-16040

7

Hamsafar Hotel, Sundernagar

01905-262478, 98160-62478

8

Kumar Hotel, Sundernagar

01907-262535, 94180-60135

9

Krishana Guest House, Sundernagar

01907-264475, 92187-85225

10

Lake View Paying Guest House, Sundernagar

01907-265199, 94180-65199

11

Hotel Mahamaya Palace & Restaurant, Chatrokhri

98162-50051

12

Mid Town Regency Guest House, Sundernagar

98163-71554

13

New Ashiyana Hotel & Restaurant, Sundernagar

94184-54908

14

Paras Guest House, Dhanotu

01907-262199, 94185-90481

15

Pride Guest House, Sundernagar

94180-09193

16

Pohlo Regency, Sundernagar

01907-208000, 98160-70065

17

Roshan Hotel & Restaurant, Sundernagar

01907-262511, 98170-34567

18

River View Guest House, Sundernagar

01907-263808, 94180-63808

 

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