The beauty of the flower is unfolded slowly and steadily as it turns from a bud to a flower. Like wise, the beauty of Himachal Pradesh is incomplete in its first glance. To know, appreciate and enjoy Himachal i
t has to be explored and known thoroughly and Kotkh
ai, situated 70 kms. away from Shimla is an ideal destination to feel the real spirit of Himachal.
The place is called Kotkhai due to the palace of the king on the cliff (K
ot â€“ Place, Khai â€“ Cliff). The old palace is situated beautifully
on a cliff with a tributary of Giri Ganga flowing below it. 12 km from
is a village called Kiari. Lus Kotkhai,
A beautiful pond named â€˜Dhilonâ€™ is situated in the centre of the forest and believed to be divine by local people. Also all modern amenities are available here, but a major the tourism is not well developed and is compensated by the generous and extremely helpful people who generally shelter people from outside.h green apple orchids,pine trees and a picturesque temple of Godess Mahamai and Lankra Veer are the main attractions here. One can enjoy absolute
tranquility and peace of â€˜Nera-Ghatiâ€™ and the â€˜Kiala Forestâ€™.
Every month and season had its own specialty here, so a visit at any time of the year will give you maximum satisfaction. The nearest rest house is Murti Guest House in Kothai and Hotel Apple Crown at Dumehar.