Manikaran is a city in Kullu district of an Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. It is situated in the Parvati Valley on river Parvati. It is located 4 km ahead of Kasol and about 35 km from Kullu. Manikaran is a pilgrimage centre for Hindus and Sikhs. This city attracts tourists to visit Manali and Kullu to its hot springs and pilgrim centres. Temperature of hot springs varies from 88°C to 94°C. The hot springs are reputed for their healing properties.
The springs in the area are hot enough to boil rice in it. The tourist's spots in Manikaran are Lord Ram chandra Temple, Hot water springs, Temple of Lord Shiva.