3 days in Bilaspur District Itinerary

3 days in Bilaspur District Itinerary

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Fly to Chandigarh, Taxi to Bilaspur
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Bilaspur
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Bilaspur

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Bilaspur is a city and a municipal council in Bilaspur district in the state of Himachal Pradesh, India.HistoryBilaspur was the capital of a state of the same name founded in the 7th century, also known as Kahlur. On the 23rd (Sun), explore the activities along Gobind Sagar Reservoir and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sri Naina Devi Ji. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the views from Kandrour Bridge and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Laxmi Narayan Mandir.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bilaspur travel route planning tool.

New Delhi to Bilaspur is an approximately 5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. On the 24th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bilaspur

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Bilaspur District travel guide

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Sacred & Religious Sites · Bodies of Water · Bridges
Bilaspur is a district of Himachal Pradesh state, India. It contains the manmade Govind Sagar Lake on the Sutlej River which acts as the reservoir for the Bhakra and Nangal Dam project. The road bridge on this lake at Kandraur is highest of its kind in Asia(second highest bridge). Its headquarters are in the town of Bilaspur. The district has an area of 1,167 km2, and a population of 382,056 (2011 census). As of 2011 it is the third least populous district of Himachal Pradesh (out of 12), after Lahul and Spiti and Kinnaur.HistoryThe area that is now Bilaspur District was formerly known as Kahlur, a princely state of British India. The ruler acceded to the Government of India on 12 October 1948, and Bilaspur was made an Indian state under a chief commissioner. The state of Bilaspur was merged with Himachal Pradesh on 1 July 1954, and became Bilaspur District.Bilaspur was the capital of a state founded in the 7th century, and known as Kahlur after its earlier capital, or as Bilaspur after its later capital. The ruling dynasty were Chandela Rajputs, who claimed descent from the rulers of Chanderi in present-day Madhya Pradesh. The town of Bilaspur was founded in 1663. The state later became a princely state of British India, and was under the authority of the British province of Punjab.

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