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Una, Himachal Pradesh




Enjoying the company of Shivalik ranges, Una has come out to be one of the most beautiful hilly destinations. Though a small town, it has maintained its magnetism. Located on the south-western part of Himachal Pradesh, it is has covered itself with lush green valleys and shrubs all around. In fact, it was cut out from Hoshiarpur district of Punjab and this hilly region was transferred to Himachal. It also acts as an entry gate to Hamirpur and Bilaspur.

The moment tourists enter this destination, they find themselves in a close proximity with the nature. Una district was formed in 1966 and has been famous since then among tourists. It has a very well-developed industrial sector and enjoys being a marvelous tourist getaway.


Climatic Conditions


The winters in Una are cold, which requires woolens; whereas the Summers are hot and requires cotton clothes.



Best Time to Visit


The weather of Una is alright for a throughout visit. Though, the best time to explore its natural beauty is between July and September.


Population


The total population of Una is 4.48 Lakh, with 53 percent males and 47 percent females.


Area


The entire area covered under Una district is 1540 sq.km.


Places of Interest:


Being a small town of Himachal Pradesh, it has certain raw and unexplored scenic views of Shivalik mountain ranges. The visitors will really love to enjoy such destinations that as something different about them.


Markets


Shopping is one such thing that cannot be avoided in hill stations. Keeping this thing in mind, markets have been well-developed for the tourists to pick-up some of the most beautiful handicrafts and attractive woolens.

Jeevan Market


Getting Here


Accessing the small town of Una is not difficult at all. The local railway station allows the visitors to reach here without any problem. Apart from this, Himachal Tourism Department also runs luxury buses that tend to make your journey to Una extremely comfortable.