Located almost within a stone-throwing distance from the various attractions of the ever-popular hill station destination Shimla, Kandaghat is a quiet and peaceful vacation spot to spend a nice weekend with your family or friends. Nestled amidst the Himalayas, it offers a great view of the green valleys and high mountains, all without the hustle-bustle of the crowd. A tehsil or sub-district in Solan, Kadaghat has become one of the favourite spots in Himachal, favoured by those who love the beauty of the mountain and appreciate serenity over stereotype. It is said that the sun here paints a brilliant picture twice every day during sunrise and sunset, and otherwise a brilliant blue sky, free from smoke and pollution screens the sky atop the mountains.
Kandaghat falls en route to the famous attraction spot Chail. In fact, the small village town is located on the Kalka-Shimla National Highway 22, equidistant from Chail and the state capital Shimla – both around 30 kilometres away. Even though the place does not have a vast array of options where site seeing is concerned, it sure has its bountiful of natural beauty to offer, If you are looking for a pleasant trip to somewhere noiseless and tranquil in the lap of the mountains, Kandhaghat is one of the best choices.