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Prashar Lake

The Prasar Lake is an emblem of nature’s beauty that is in front of snow capped peaks of the Himalayan ranges. The lake is at the highest spot of the district of Mandi of the state of Himachal Pradesh. The lake is sustained by a small brooks flowing from the mountains. One will see a thin part of the distant snow covered peaks, from the edge of the lake.

The water of the River Sutlej can be seen flowing south.  On festive moments, the surrounding seems to have doubly increased. The people of the adjacent site flock to this temple, during the carnival. The fair is held in the month of June. During this time, the village deities are carried to this site to respects to the holy sage.

How to Reach Prashar Lake

The closest airport is situated at Bhuntar which is about 75 KM.

The broad-gauge rail road is at Pathankot, situated at a distance of 226 KM. From Pathankot,one may avail the narrow-gauge railway. This connects Joginder Nagar. This place is about 56 KM away from Mandi.

From Chandigarh, tourists may drive directly to Mandi touching Ropar and Bilaspur. The distance is about 203 KM. The journey takes about 5 hours.

Luxury Volvo buses ply from New Delhi and Shimla bound for Kullu. The Kullu-Manali journey passes through Mandi.


Temperatures in winters can touch around freezing point. It is advisable to carry heavy woollen clothes. During summer, the climate is hot and cotton apparels are required.

Best Time to Visit

One should visit during the months of April, May, June and July and again in the months of September, October and November.

Where to Stay

There are innumerable guest houses and hotels in Mandi, Prashar.

Hotel Mamleshwar is a recently built and is in this village. The view from this hotel is out of the way. This hotel is a perfect base for exploring the site. Shimla is about 87 KM from this spot.

The hotel possesses 20 rooms and tourists may avail 24 hours of all types of facilities. They room service, doctor on call, hot and cold running water, telephone and television, laundry and of course music.

There are other amenities such as, multi cuisine restaurant, drive-in, parking, safe deposits, money changer, credit card accepted, travel desk and business centre.


Room Facilities--24 Hrs Room Service, Hot - Cold Running Water, T.V., Telephone, Channel Music,Laundry,Doctor On Call

Hotel Amenities-- Multicuisine Restaurant,Safe Deposit,Money Changer,Drive-in, Parking,All Major Credit Card Accepted,Business Center,Travel Desk.

Address--Hotel Mamleshwar Chindi, District Mandi Himachal Pradesh INDIA

Tel. No.+91 177 2860601, 2860630, 2661073

Fax No. -+91 177 2860602

Hotel-Uhl: Located at Joginder Nagar. The hotel is supervised by the Himachal tourism.  The name derived from the River Uhl. The water of this river is used to generate power. The power house is a twin construction, built out of finely chiselled stone.


Room Facilities--The deluxe bedrooms are airy, specious with wall to wall carpeting, colour TVs and attached well- appointed baths with running hot and cold water,The regular bedrooms are airy, specious decently furnished and have attached baths with running hot and cold water,Rooms services. Laundry and Dry cleaning arranged.

Hotel Amenities--Restaurant,Parking within premises.

Address--Himachal Tourism Hotel Uhl Jogindernagar District Mandi H. P. INDIA
Tel. No.+91 177 2860601, 2860630, 2661073

Fax No.+91 177 2860602

Hotel Tourist Inn: Hotel Tourist Inn near the Rewalsar Lake. It is a natural lake having floating island. This site is located 15 KM west of Mandi town. The site is also named Rawalsar. This inn is also under the supervision of the Himachal Tourism.


Room Facilities--The rooms are airy, decently furnished and have attached baths with running hot and cold water,T.V. in Block A.

Hotel Amenities--Restaurant, Parking within premises

Address--Hotel Tourist Inn Rewalsar District Mandi Himachal Pradesh INDIA.

Tel. No.+91 177 2860601, 2860630, 2661073

Fax No.+91 177 2860602

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