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Rampur

 

In the state of Himachal Pradesh, India there is a city known as Rampur. It is situated in the Shimla District. Rampur is located on the left side of the Sutlej. Rampur is biggest town of the Himachal Pradesh. It is located 135 km from Shimla. This town is the business center of the Shimla. The elevation of the town is 3550 ft above the sea level. Rampur is the very beautiful place. Rampur falls along the  trade route to Afghanistan, Ladakh, China and Tibet. This town was the center on  these trade routes.  Many fairs and places are the attraction of the Rampur but the Lavi fair is the major attraction of this city. This fair is the one of the biggest fair of the North India. This fair is held in the month of November in every year. This place is best place for outing as well as best place for shopping. Handspun woolen shawls and Rugs are the popular items in Rampur.

Rampur is famous for the blankets and  popularly known "Rampuri Chaddar".

The blankets are known for their softness.  There are many temples and the Buddhist shrines in this place. Rampur is also base point to visit Bhimkali Temple at Sarahan.

History

Rampur was named after the princely state of Bushehar. It was comes under the British Raj. It was the border with all North, South, East and West. It is a town situated at the  left side of the Sutlej. It connects major trading routes. Raja Kehar Singh of Bushahr signed the trade between the  Bushahr State and Tibet about three hundred years ago. The signed is that they exchanged there popular things of the city that are Horses from Tibet and swords from Bushahr in the reward of frendship. From that time Lavi Fair was introduced in this place.

 

Places to Visit in Rampur

  • Ragunath Temple
  • Ayodhya Temple
  • Narsingh Temple
  • Dumgir Budh Temple
  • Sun Temple
  • Rampur Town
  • Dutt Nagar
  • Nirath

Places to visit near Rampur

  • Narkanda
  • Tannu Jubbar Lake
  • Shree Bhima kali Temple
  • Jalori Pass
  • Hatu Peak
  • Nirmand
  • Vishnupad Mandir
  • Pin Valley National Park
  • Jau-Baug

Best Time To Visit

The best time to visit in the Rampur is March to June and September to November.

Climate

In Winter : Temperature can drop below freezing point.

In Summer : Temperature rises upto 40 degrees.

How To Reach

By Air  : Simla Airport is the nearest airport. It is 135 km from Rampur.

By Rail : Shimla railway station is the nearest railway station.

By Road : Rampur is well connected to all major cities.