Life is like a gift and it depends upon us how we live it. Like a dialogue from some Shah Rukh Khan‘s movie goes, “We only live once, we also die once and we only love once“. Well, I am not sure about the love thing but we certainly can travel more than once. It is the best thing to do as you get to experience new places, cultural, cuisines, climatic and weather conditions and feeling of endless joy. All the problems in life seem so small when we travel to a place we love. If you visit Himachal Pradesh, there are so many places for people of different age groups and one can decide and can experience a particular part of it accordingly. But travelling must not be taken lightly and the idea should not be restricted to just reach the destination. One must be prepared well to face any possible circumstances whether good or bad, during that trip. So today we bring, “Travelling tips before you pack your bags for Himachal Pradesh”
1. Get your tour documents ready and sorted.
NOTE: Please drive within the preferred speed limit and don’t overtake from the wrong side.
2. Check the weather conditions prior to your visit.
3. Do carry all your necessary ID proofs
4. Keep a list of all emergency numbers
Here is the list of few such emergency numbers:
1. Police Control Room(All over India): 100
2. All India Railway Helpline number: 1512
3. Women Helpline(All over India): 181
4. Ambulance Helpline(All over India): 102
5. Follow and understand the road signs properly
While travelling to Himachal Pradesh, the road signs are the most important as it is a hilly state and you must know where to stop, when to make turn, advised speed limit, etc,. We added some pictures containing signs of various types which will help you out in every possible scenario and so look closely and even mind saving them.
6. Check the reviews for the place where you are going to stay
7. Carry personal medication
You must have a first aid box as it could be of immediate use if anything unfortunate happens during your trip. It will keep you in a better condition before getting a proper treatment in a hospital. Do consider consulting a doctor before visiting Himachal, as there are places where you will find it difficult to breathe due to lesser amount of oxygen in the air on higher altitudes. We are mainly referring to the popular trekking spots and it is better to come prepared well in advance. At last we want to list down few Must Carry things when it comes to visiting Himachal Pradesh:
Heavy woolen clothing & socks.
Good rubber-soled shoes.
Camera with sufficient batteries, films and memory card.
We are just trying to prepare you well before you visit as there is no point in being unaware of basic travelling must do’s n dont’s. Apart from that it is one of the safest places in India and also one of the most beautiful places in the entire world. You will feel like you have visited heaven and trust me you won’t wish to leave this place once you arrive here. There is so much to do here and doesn’t matter if you are travelling solo or with your friends or family; this places has a lot to offer for everyone. Though the pictures had nothing to do with the context but we just wanted to make you feel that this place is a must visit and little bit of effort that you will put for your own safety is to prepare for any misshaping by any chance. So, see you around then. 😉
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