March 3, 2024

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Himachal Pradesh Gears Up to Welcome Tourists as Long G20 Weekend Triggers Travel Rush

The hill state of Himachal Pradesh is gearing up to welcome tourists as the long G20 weekend triggers a travel rush. The state government has made elaborate arrangements for the tourists, including deploying additional security personnel and ensuring smooth traffic movement.

The G20 Summit is being held in New Delhi from September 9-10, and many people from Delhi are expected to travel to Himachal Pradesh for the weekend. The state government has deployed additional security personnel at tourist destinations, and traffic police have been asked to ensure smooth movement of vehicles.

The state government has also asked hotels and other tourist establishments to make adequate arrangements for the tourists. The tourism department has also launched a promotional campaign to attract tourists to the state.

Some of the popular tourist destinations in Himachal Pradesh include Shimla, Manali, Dalhousie, Dharamshala, and Kullu. These destinations are known for their scenic beauty, and offer a variety of activities for tourists, such as trekking, camping, and skiing.

The state government is expecting a significant increase in tourist arrivals during the long weekend. The government has urged tourists to follow the safety guidelines and to report any suspicious activity to the authorities.

Here are some tips for tourists visiting Himachal Pradesh during the long G20 weekend:

  • Book your accommodation in advance, as hotels are likely to be full.
  • Plan your itinerary carefully and allow plenty of time for travel.
  • Be aware of the weather conditions and dress accordingly.
  • Follow the safety guidelines and report any suspicious activity to the authorities.