Short- and long-stay accommodation choices are aplenty in Manali. Expedia's booking page currently lists 62 places to base yourself within a 0.1-kilometre (0.06-mile) distance of the heart of Manali.
A key to trouble-free vacationing is booking a room that's close to the action, so why not check out the latest offers at the Rock Manali A Boutique Hotel and Spa and The River Crescent Resort, all of which are located a short distance of Manali's center.
Travelers who want a well-known hotel neighborhood, should check out Mall Road. It is 3 kilometres (2 miles) from downtown. There are 8 places to base yourself in the neighborhood. The Snow Valley Resorts and Hotel Vintage are amongst the establishments in Mall Road.
5 kilometres (3 miles) away from the center of Manali is the Banon Resorts. This hotel is a smart option for travelers who are looking for economical options. The Hotel Snow Princess is another budget place to stay in this area.
The Span Resort and Spa can be found 11 kilometres (7 miles) from the center of Manali. Another hotel is the Solang Valley Resort, which can be found 30 kilometres (18 miles) away. The Manuallaya The Resort Spa in the Himalayas and also the Apple Country Resorts - Manali are two more Expedia-listed places to stay in Manali.
After you have got a feel for Manali, why not tour a bit further afield? The North India region has many attractions waiting to be explored. North India boasts beaches and coastal plains. Commonly visited North India visitor attractions include ruins and traditional villages. Popular things to do in this particular part of India include skiing, cross-country skiing and snow shoeing.
Kangra is 90 kilometres (56 miles) to the west of Manali and is where you'll find Tatwani Hot Spring and Kotwali Bazaar. The WelcomHeritage Judge's Court and Nandini Residency are some of the Expedia-recommended hotel and apartment options in Kangra. Alternatively, you could consider staying at McLeod Ganj, 85 kilometres (52 miles) to the west of Manali, where you can pick from the Asia Health Resorts & Spa and WelcomHeritage Grace Hotel. The St. John in the Wilderness and Gu Chu Sum Movement Gallery are just some of the more popular sites to check out should you visit McLeod Ganj.
Chandigarh Airport is a logical airport, and is 180 kilometres (109 miles) away from Manali. Nearby hotels are The Altius A Boutique Hotel and The Fern Residency Chandigarh.