Sirmaur is a beautiful district of Himachal Pradesh. It is also well-known as the ‘Peach bowl of India’. There is a river in Sirmaur, called the Giri river. This river is divided into two parts. It is known as Giriaar and Giripaar. It has beautiful landscapes, a bracing climate, big and small games, and legendary temples, which hold abiding attractions for tourists. So, this place is the best for tourists. Every year a lot of tourists come to Himachal Pradesh.
Important Hindu Temple in Sirmaur
There are also lots of famous temples in Sirmaur. Tourist can visit like Renuka Ji temple, Mata Bala Sundari temple, Jagannath temple, Gayatri temple, and Dei ka Mandir. The Renuka Ji temple is located near Renuka lake. It falls under the Renuka wildlife sanctuary. The entire area is a very sacred place. There are several fairs and festivals. These are celebrations such as Renuka fair, Beas fair, Gandhi fair, Nag Naohna fair, and Festival of light.
Lake in Sirmaur
Renuka Lake is famous for being one of the most important lakes in Himachal Pradesh. Because this lake is surrounded by lush green forests. It supports a variety of animal and birdlife. This lake is not only an idyllic holiday resort. But it is also a revered Pilgrim center. There are some wildlife sanctuaries like Renuka sanctuary, Simbalbara sanctuary, and Churadhar sanctuary. This is one of the highest peaks in Himachal Pradesh. It is a holy spot of Lord Shiva.
Location of Sirmaur
It is one of the highest Peaks of the Shivalik ranges. It is bounded by district Shimla in North Uttrakhand in the East, Haryana in the South, and Solan in North-West.
Best Time to visit Sirmaur
It is the best time to visit Sirmaur is from September to mid-November. When you can completely soak in the experience. Because the weather is favorable along with the best of activities during this particular time in Sirmaur. If you are thinking about when to go to Sirmaur. So, it is the best time.
How to Reach Sirmaur from Delhi
Himachal is easily reachable by road from Delhi. Because interstate bus service is available for Himachal Pradesh. It is good for public transport and also taxis are available in Himachal Pradesh for tourists.
Chandigarh and Pathankot airports are nearest to the Sirmour. But in Kangra district, one airport is available in Gaggal town.