Manali is one such tourist destinations in India that have the state- of- art igloo hotel for its tourists from all across the world. Yes, your read it right! Now, you can avail an igloo in Manali at the newly opened unique hotel Igloo stay whenever you plan a trip there.
As we have always read and seen in the pictures. these igloo in Manali are small dome-shaped rooms made from snow. The hotel Igloo Stay of Manali, Himachal Pradesh is built on the concept of real igloos found in Greenland Arctic regions. The igloo hotel site is located near Sethan Village near Manali which can reach via car followed by a trek of 20 minutes.
Highlights of igloo hotel in Manali (tariff & facilities)
It is one of its kind igloo hotel that has frosty walls and roof and only open during the winter season. The igloo in Manali is available for twin sharing basis at the tariff of Rs 5600 per head for 24 hours of stay. The tariff also includes equipment for snow activities like skiing, snow sledging, tube sliding and igloo building. Other than these the hotel igloo stay will also provide you sleeping bags, quilts and mattresses for better insulation inside the igloo. People who do not wish to do any snow activity while staying igloo hotel in Manali can pay Rs 1000 less than the tariff for 24 hours of stay. Maximum of two nights can be spent at Igloo stay in Manali, Himachal Pradesh for Rs 6800 per head. In case, if you cannot get the bookings for the igloo in Manali then you can enjoy the snow activities at Rs 2700 per head.
How to reach Igloo Stay in Manali
Igloo Stay is owned by the duo Vikas Kumar and Tashi Dorje who runs Keylinga Himalayan Adventures, a winter-sport and travel company in Manali, Himachal Pradesh offering courses of ski courses and trek organisers. Tourists can reach this igloo hotel via road from Delhi, Chandigarh or Shimla. Taxis, buses are also available to reach Manali from any of the three starting points. Those who want to travel by air can fly down up till Bhuntar Airport in Kullu – Manali after which the tourists can either take services of private taxis, buses or even take bikes on rent. To drive up to such height especially till Rohtang Pass in Manali, Himachal Pradesh, one has to take a special permit by the Manali Administration.
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