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Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand Travel Advisory: Kullu-Manali, Manali-Leh Highway Closed

Kullu-Manali, Manali-Leh Highway Closed (symbolic picture)
Kullu-Manali, Manali-Leh Highway Closed (symbolic picture)

 

Himachal Pradesh (July 10,2023) : The Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand governments have issued travel advisories for tourists planning to visit the two states. The advisories come in the wake of heavy rains and snowfall in the region. The Kullu-Manali highway, which is a major route for tourists, has been closed due to landslides. The Manali-Leh highway has also been closed due to heavy snowfall.

The Himachal Pradesh government has advised tourists to avoid traveling to Kullu, Manali, and Lahaul-Spiti districts. The Uttarakhand government has advised tourists to avoid traveling to Chamoli, Uttarkashi, Rudraprayag, and Pithoragarh districts. The advisories will remain in place until the weather conditions improve.

The travel advisories issued by the Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand governments are a precautionary measure. The heavy rains and snowfall in the region have made the roads dangerous for travel. Tourists who are planning to visit the two states should check the weather conditions before traveling. They should also be aware of the road conditions and take necessary precautions. The advisories will remain in place until the weather conditions improve. Tourists should check the status of the advisories before traveling.


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