Sex ratio of kullu is 942 females per 1000 males which is higher than national sex ratio . [1] During Vedic period several small republics known as "Janapada" existed which were later conquered by the Nanda Empire, Mauryan Empire, Gupta Empire, Pala Dynasty and Karkoṭa Empire. [5] Kullu is known for its open valley meadows and scenic views of the Himalayan mountain range. Kullu fosters much of traditional and local delicacies as well as serves popular cuisines for its many visitors, being a popular tourist destination. Celebrations take place at the Dhalpur Maidan in October and have been accredited the status of an International festival by the State Government. There were also some fifteen Hindu temples, and people of both faiths lived mixed together. The country is said to have produced gold, silver, red copper, crystal lenses and bell-metal.[3]. There were meditation caves near the mountain passes inhabited by both Buddhist and Hindu practitioners. How many places in Kullu for visit and how many days we can stay in Kullu to visit all places??? The airport is also known as Kullu-Manali airport and has a runway more than a kilometre long. A staple meal will consist of Chapati, dals, vegetable gravy and curd, though the varied geography of the state does bring in a few alterations. Kullu District is one among 12 Districts of Himachal Pradesh State ,India. The economy of the town largely depends on tourism, horticulture (apples,[8] plums, pears, and almonds) and handicrafts (shawls, caps, etc.). [9] A majority of the youth depend on tourism for their well being, which has led to construction of a large number of hotels by locals such as the Himalayan Hamlet, Shivalik, Tree House, Apple Valley and Raju Bharti. After a brief period of supremacy by King Harshavardhana, the region was once again divided into several local powers headed by chieftains, including some Rajput principalities, these principalities were later conquered by Maratha Empire and Sikh Empire.[2].

A district of Himachal Pradesh is an administrative geographical unit, the Revenue department of which is headed by a Deputy Commissioner or District Magistrate, an officer belonging to the Indian Administrative Service.The district magistrate or the deputy commissioner is assisted by a number of officers belonging to Himachal Administrative Service and other Himachal state services. Geography and Climate Kullu District Kullu is a municipal council town that serves as the administrative headquarters of the Kullu district of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.It is located on the banks of the Beas River in the Kullu Valley about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) north of the airport at Bhuntar.. Kullu Valley is a broad open valley formed by the Beas River between Manali and Largi. Manali, Gauri-Shankar Temple, temple of Tripura Sundri Devi, Krishna temple of Murli Dhar, temple of Devi Sarvali, Shiva Temple, temple of Gayatri Devi, Vashishta Muni Temple, Arjun Gufa, Nehru Kund, Solang Valley, Kullu valley, The Hidimba Devi Temple etc. It spreads over an area of 1,171 km2 (452 sq mi) which lies between an altitude of 1,500 to 6,000 m (4,900 to 19,700 ft). On the east of Kullu lies a broad mountainous ridge having the village-temples of Bijli Mahadev, Mounty Nag and Pueed. The valley has varied biodiversity, It has some of the rarest of animals like Himalayan tahr, western tragopan, monal and Himalayan brown bear. It is located on the banks of the Beas River in the Kullu Valley about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) north of the airport at Bhuntar. Chandigarh is just 233 km away from Kullu. In rural areas of Kullu district, sex ratio is 951 females per 1000 males. A major tributary, Sarvari, (derived from "Shiv-Baardi") leads to the less explored and steeper Lug-valley on the west. The road distance from Delhi to Chandigarh by bus is 260 km (160 mi) and from Chandigarh to Kullu is 252 km (157 mi); the total distance from Delhi to Kullu thus is about 512 km (318 mi). The name further devolved into "Kulut", as the kingdom was known for a long time; before finally being known by the current name of Kullu or Kulu. On the east of Kullu lies a broad mountainous ridge having the village-temples of Bijli Mahadev, Mounty Nag and Pueed. [9] A majority of the youth depend on tourism for their well being, which has led to construction of a large number of hotels by locals such as the Himalayan Hamlet, Shivalik, Tree House, Apple Valley and Raju Bharti.