Naggar Castle, an ancient royal fort built about 500 years ago, is a popular destination among tourists, located at a short distance of 21 km from Manali. This medieval castle was built by Raja Sidh Singh of Kullu sometime in 1460 A.D. It once was home to the Raja but was later converted to a hotel in the year 1978.
The structure showcases a beautiful blend of stone and wood in its architecture. Sprawled over 5,400 ft near the Beas river, the castle features a picturesque riverside view. The Reorich gallery, displaying the works of renounced Russian painter, Nicholas Reorich, is an added attraction of the castle. The beauty of the castle lead to it being chosen as a backdrop for a song for a Bollywood blockbuster ‘Jab we Met’.