Also known as Mini Paris of Himachal Pradesh, Mandi is a beautiful town situated in the lap of Beas River. The term Mini Paris is used because Mandi people are well known for their fashion and trendy lifestyle. The place is not as such a major tourist attraction but one can enjoy the different lifestyle that is found here. A number of Punjabi people live in Mandi along with traditional Himachal is that has led to a unique culture in the town. The place is very well connected through road byChandigarh-Manali highway and therefore is easily reachable. There is a beautiful temple and a Gurudwara here that attracts many people. The market is quite popular and people do a lot of shopping there. The place has a nice weather throughout the years and therefore most of the people enjoy living here. Mandi is quite popular for the kind of education and the various institutes it has. Recently an Indian Institute of Technology, IIT Mandi was established which has further enhanced the education quality. Mandi is also the administrative headquarter of the district Mandi and therefore you will find a number of government offices here. If you are visitingKullu Or Manali, it’s a good idea to take a break in Mandi and stay there for a while to enjoy the peculiar beauty of this place.