"A Green Treat"

A Town in Himachal Pradesh, India
1384 meters

Interest Measure for Karsog

Ideal time to stay:  1 - 3 days

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Height(Altitude) of Karsog from sea level:  4540 feet
Latitude/Longitude:  31.3817991°N, 77.2020131°E
Ecosystem:  Mountain , Valley  

Food, Culture and Language at Karsog

Food Availability:  Indian, North Indian Cuisine 
Regional Language:  Hindi
Currency:  ₹ - Rupee (INR)

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Why travel Karsog?

Karsog is a small town situated in the lap of Himalayas, near Shimla, at a height of 1,404 metres. Karsog is famous for its temples, including the Mamleshwar Mahadev, Kamksha Devi and Mahunag temples. The tracks around Karsog are among the most picturesque areas of Himachal Pradesh. There are wide valleys criss-crossed by streams and carpeted with fields of assorted vegetables and grain. From fertile floors, orchards and thick forests rise to touch snow-covered peaks.

The natural surroundings are regarded as beautiful, with green forests and a pollution-free environment.

The small villages and their age-old architecture give expression to the phrase ‘Picture Perfect’. Legends and folklore abound, and every one of the temples is a repository of local culture and an example of remarkable building skills that you will be able to see here.
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2 Places to visit and Things to do in Karsog

Mamleshwar Mahadev Temple at Karsog

Mamleshwar Mahadev Temple

Uni Mamleshwar Mahadev temple is one dedicated to Lord Shiva and Goddess Parvati. The temple is concerned with Pandavas because of his long exile was spent in the same village. The natural surroundings around the temple have scenic beauty with abundance of apple orchards in a pollution-free environment.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 1.5 hours
Shikari Devi Temple at Karsog

Shikari Devi Temple

Shikari Devi Temple is near to Karsog valley. Shikari Devi Temple is situated at the height of 3359 m. People in the valley say that during heavy snowfall, you can see snow everywhere in the valley but not on the top of the temple. During the Navratras, a fair is held here, which attracts a large number of devotees from the surrounding valleys. Best time to visit is between Feb and July.
Expenses - NA
Time needed - 1 hours

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Content of this page was last updated at Oct 21, 2016