Top Places to Visit in Tattapani

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Tattapani places to visit

Tattapani is a famed place in the vicinity of Shimla. This famed place is best to comprehend for its hot water springs. Tattapani, a famed tourist place, is located at an elevation of 655 meters above sea level. It is located at a distance of 51 Km from Shimla. The Hindu temples as well as the Shiva Caves located in the Saraur district at a distance of 4 Km from Tattapani are of utmost interest. Fishing, as well as trekking, are some of the breathtaking activities of this place. 

Tattapani is an ideal locale for enjoyment and recreation and has many Tattapani places to visit. The famed hot springs are found on the banks of River Satluj covering an area of 1 square kilometer. People from all over the country visit this place to take a dip into the sulfurous water of the spring. A dip into this water of the spring endeavor relief of the people from various diseases such as joint pains, fatigue, or any other type of skin disease and hence got great medicinal quality.

How to reach Tattapani?  

One can reach Tattapani in the following ways such as –

By Air

Jabarhatti Airport is one of the nearest airports located at a distance of 68 Km from Tattapani. Another nearest airport that connects to major cities of India is Chandigarh Airport which is located at a distance of 153 Km. On reaching this airport, one can hire a cab or taxi to get to Tattapani. This will take you around 5 hours to reach your destination from Chandigarh Airport and 2 hours from Shimla Airport. 

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By Rail

There is a dense frequency of trains running from various parts of India. Shimla serves to be the heart of Tattapani catering to the railway network needs of Tattapani. Shimla railway junction connects all the major cities of India such as Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Cochin, Chennai, etc. One can hire a taxi or a bus reaching Shimla railway junction to head to Tattapani, which is located at a distance of 51 Km from there.

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By Road

One can reach Tattapani using the excellent road network the state has to endeavor for its tourists. One can hire a taxi to travel to this destination from the nearby cities such as Shimla, Delhi, or Chandigarh. There are many buses run by Himachal Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) which can be booked by an individual in advance from various online portals of tourism websites to travel to Tattapani.

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Best time to visit Tattapani

Tattapani is one of those tourist destinations which you can visit any time of the year. Each season at this place has its own allure and pleasure. The winter season is the ideal time to visit this place as one gets the experience of hot water sulfur springs near the Sutlej River. With fascinating temperatures, ranging from 12 to 20 degrees Celsius with clear skies, the season of summer is charming here. The winter season is very chilly and icy-cold because the temperature goes down from -7 to 10 degrees Celsius. So, this is the ideal time to witness snowfall in Tattapani. Apart from this in the winter season one can take bathe in the hot water springs of the Sutlej River. 

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Best places to visit in Tattapani  

Some of the best Tattapani places to visit are such as –

Hot Water Spring

It is one of the most sought places to visit in Tattapani. As the name signifies, it is a spring of hot water where visitors can bathe outdoors. The chain of sulfur springs pours out hot water of these springs near the banks of the Sutlej River. A dip into this hot spring endeavor relief the people from various diseases such as joint pains, fatigue, or any other type of skin disease and hence got great medicinal quality.

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Ancient Hanuman Temple

This ancient Hanuman temple is also known as Jai Shree Dev Badyogi Ji Maharaj Temple. This temple is one of the famed temples located in the Mandi district. A fascinating tourist site awaits you thereof local farmers using traditional ways of agriculture.

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Shiva Cave

Shiva Cave is located at a distance of 4 Km away from Tattapani in the Saraur district. This ancient cave is one of the religious sites of Tattapani. These ancient caves are dedicated to Lord Shiva and the Shivratri celebrations at this temple are a must-attend event of this place.  


Chindi is located at a distance of 35 Km from Tattapani and is a place circumscribe by nature and picturesque views. Lying in Karsog Valley, this place is well-known for its fantastic apple orchards and a picture-perfect view of the Great Himalayas. 


Mahunag is an ancient temple located at a distance of 35 Km from Tattapani. This ancient temple is devoted to Mahun Nag, and is famously known as “the great snake”. This is a historic temple of Maharaja Karana.

Wrap Up

These are some of the Tattapani places to visit. Tattapani is a quaint village and a popular tourist destination in Himachal Pradesh located at a distance of 54 Km away from Shimla and 29 Km from Naldehra.