Best time to visit:- April to October

Popular Destination :

Birdwatchings Temples Mountains

Description :

Sarahan is a small hamlet located in Kinnaur district of Himanchal Pradesh. The village is situated old Indo-Tibetan border road.  Sarahan was once part of Bushahr kingdom and was their summer capital. The village is located at an elevation of about 2300 meters and is 170 kilometres from Shimla. The summers are pleasant, and winters are very cold due to its altitude. Apple Orchids are found in the region due to suitable temperature for its growth. The village is known for Bhimkali Temple is one of 51 Shakti Peethass dedicated to Goddess Durga. The pictography and artwork in the temple tells that the temple dates to the Kushan period which existed from 1st to 3rd centuries CE. There are many other tourist attractions in the villages some of them being King's and Queen's Palace which is situated beside the Bhimkali temple, Pheasantry, which holds Western tragopan birds also known as Jujurana, which is also state bird of Himanchal, and Hawa-Ghar

Weather Details :

Summer:   10°C to 22°C
Winter:   -7°C to 7°C
Monsoon:   5°C to 15°C

Main Attractions :

Bhimakali Temple

It is one of the holiest temple of Himachal Pradesh, located at Sarahan. The temple is dedicated to mother goddess Bhimakali, known as the "Kuldevi" (presiding deity) of former princely state of Bushahr. The BimaKali temple is concerned to be one of 51 Shakti Peethass. The temple is must visit attraction of this region as it houses both Hindu and Vajrayāna Buddhist statues and the decorations of the temple reflect the true essence of the ancient Indo- Tibetan trade here. The temple complex is also a home to three temples dedicated to Lord Raghunathji, Narsinghji and Patal Bhairva Ji

Bird Park

Located near the Bhimkali Temple, Bird Park is one of the major tourist attraction of the town. It serves as a pheasant breeding centre. The Bird Park is the home of the State bird Jujurana and Monal which are the major attraction of the park.

Bhaba Valley

Located at the distance of about 50 kms from Sarahan, Bhaba Valley is one of the most popular tourist attraction of this region. It is located in the east of river Sutlej, in Kinnaur district. It is one of the favorite trekking destination of this region. The valley offers the splendid view of the picturesque surroundings.

Roghi Village

Situated at the distance of about 83.3 kms from Sarahan, Roghi Village is one of the most scenic village in Kinnaur District. It is known for its ethnic culture and tradition and the apple orchards, enjoy the nature walk through the enchanting surroundings. 

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How to Reach Sarahan
  • By Air- The nearest airport is the Chandigarh airport which is a distance of  274.5km away from Sarahan. The Chandigarh airport is well connected with all major cities of India.
  • By Train- The nearest major railway Station is Kalka, which is located at the distance of about  248.6kms from Sarahan. The Kalka railway station is well connected with all major cities of India.  Another small railway station is Shimla, which is located at 163.1kms from Sarahan. Shimla is connected through toy train from Kalka.
  • By Road- Sarahan is well connected with all major cities of Himachal Pradesh as well as the major cities in North India. Regular buses and taxi services are available from Shimla and other major towns in the state.



  • Local Market


Places to Worship:

  • Bhimakali Temple
  • Raghunath ji Temple
  • Narsingh ji Temple
  • Patal Bhairva Ji Temple

Places of Entertainment:

There are no Malls, amusement parks and multiplex are available in Sarahan.