Hillsides covered with thick forests, acres filled with apple orchards small
picturesque hamlet and remarkable views in all directions combine to make Chindi
and the area around it, one of the most beautiful places in Himachal Pradesh.
This pocket is still off the beaten track and yet has good facilities in terms
of roads, small markets and accommodation. Chindi is an excellent off-beat
Climate- The summer is mild and cottons and light woolens
are suggested. In winter, the sunny days are pleasant- though the nights are
cold and fairly heavy clothing is required. Through the rest of the year light
woolens/ cottons are suggested.
Time To Visit- Throughout
The wide Karsog valley lies below Chindi and
has good excursion spots. Apple orchads add their attraction to the area- and
Chindi is surrounded by them.
The area has several temples that display a
high level of traditional craftsmanship. Some important ones are-Mamleshwara
Mahadev,Kamakshya Mata,Mahunag, Ardhnarishwara, Aledi Mahadeva, Palinag at
Nalagali the sacred Bhima Rock, Churag temple, Nag Dhamooni at Sairi Bangla,
temple at Nag Dhamooni at Saranda.
The views from Kunhoo Dhar (23 km) are
A hike to Shikari devi (3359 m) is possible from Chindi.
village and temples of pangana (23 kms) make an interesting outing.