How to reach/Places to see
How to reach: Solan is at a height of 1498 mts. from msl, well connected with road, rail and air situated on the Kalak-Shimla National Highway. You can reach here from anywhere without hassles. Narrow Gauge rail journey from Kalka is a beautiful experience always to cherish. One can pay obeisance to Maa Shoolini by visiting Shoolini temple.
Nearest Airport: Chandigarh 75 kms. Shimla 43 kms. Delhi 318 Kms.
Some important places to see and distances from Solan:
|Shimla: The queen of hills, once summer capital of India||45 kms|
|Dr. Y.S. Parmar Horticulture and Forestry University: The first in Asia, this university at Nauni is worth seeing||14 kms|
|Buddhist Bon Monastery Kalaghat: The ancient monastery with its quaint ambience a must see place.||14 kms|
|Jatoli Shiv Temple: Jatoli temple holds a big fair on Mahashivratri.||16 kms|
|Kasauli: Another picturesque hill station popularised by the British. Free from hustle & bustle of city.||45 kms|
|Chail & Blossom: Palace and abode of Ex- Maharaja of Patiala. Dochi Gardens are on the way to Chail.||48 kms|
|Giripul: River banks of The Giri, an ideal picnic spot for lovers of nature.||23 kms|
|Jabli and Timber Trail: Cable car rides and panoramic view of valley from cable car. nature.||35 kms|
|Karol Tibba and ancient cave: Hiking, Picnic as well as exploration of mysterious cave believed to be of the period of Pandavas. Soon to be linked with cable car.||8 kms|
|Ancient fort of Gorkhas at Dharu ki dhar: Hiking, Picnic as well as exploration of ancient fort, relic of Gorkha regime and Gorkha war.||9 kms|