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About Baddi

Located on the borders of Himachal Pradesh and Haryana in the Shivalik Hills, Baddi is a Nagar Panchayat city of Solan district of Himachal Pradesh. It lies at a distance of 35 kms from Solan. The city is known for natural sightseeing spots and tranquil atmosphere. Consequently, scores of visitors come to Baddi with the purpose of making their holidays unforgettable. Moreover, it is also renowned as the Industrial Town of Himachal Pradesh as numbers of industrial hubs are now establishing their firms across this city. The place of Baddi is easily accessible from the major cities like Delhi, Chandigarh and Amritsar by all three ways of transportation - roadways, airways and railways. At here, you will get to know the entire features possessed by this beautiful city of Baddi in Solan district.

About Baddi
Overview of Baddi

Geography of Baddi

Geographically Baddi is located at 30.9412° North latitude and 76.7768° East longitude with an average altitude of 392 meters. The city experiences three main seasons: summer, monsoon and winter. The summer season in Baddi continues from June to August. During summers average temperature remains between 20°C and 35°C providing pleasant time to visiting guest. The monsoon season generally lasts up to two months from September to October. During this season the city wildernesses moderate to irregular rainfalls with strong winds. Furthermore, the arrival of winters comes in November and remains till February. The average temperature of winter season ranges from 8°C to 15°C. Therefore, the above mentioned climate conditions of Baddi reflect that the ideal time to explore its beauty is the summer season or from March to September.

Demography of Baddi

The city of Baddi has the total population of 29,911 in which 19,332 are males while 10,579 are females, according to the reports of Indian Census of 2011. The population of Children who are between age group of 0-6 is 3883 i.e. 12.98% of total population of Baddi. There are more than 8352 populated houses in this town, as per the reports. The people belong to Schedule Caste (SC) category constitute 11.58% and those of Schedule Tribe (ST) category form 3.01% of total population of Baddi. Moreover, the average literacy rate of this town is 86.33% which is higher than the state average of 82.20%. There are 90.28% literate males while female literacy rate is 78.61%.

Economy of Baddi

Baddi is an industrial town of Himachal Pradesh. In fact, it is rapidly growing as a pharmaceutical industry capital of India. Majority of country's pharmaceutical production comes from Himachal Pradesh and this city has a major role to play because around 200 odd medium and large-scale units are planning to locate their units within its area. The biggest investors at Baddi are Alkem Laboratories Ltd., Indoco Remedies, Bal Pharma and Unichem Labs.

Profile of Baddi
Pharmaceutical Companies

Apart from that, Delhi-based Promed, Hyderabad-based Pulse Pharma and Morepan Laboratories are also active in Baddi. The town also increase its economic sources through packaging sector in which the major player is Monad Technologies Pvt. Ltd. of Horizon Packs, a leading corrugated box manufacturing group. However, it is the largest corrugated manufacturer of this region.

Aar Gee Drugs Pvt. Ltd.
Address: #5, Sector-1, Parwanoo, Solan

Abbott Healthcare Pvt. Ltd.
Address: Vill Bhatoli Khurd, Near Vardhman ,Baddi, Baddi, Solan
01795245708to 711

Able Pharma
Address: Vill. Gullarwala, Sai road, Baddi, Solan

Accura Care Pharmaceuticlas Pvt. Ltd.
Address: Vill. Moginand, Nahan Road, Kala Amb, Sirmour
9816610223, 98050-90296

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Healthcare Services in Baddi

Various governmental and private hospitals are serving the city of Baddi. Most of these are equipped with modern medical equipments and have intensive care units, emergency services and trauma care, etc for the people. Some of these hospitals also have their own blood banks. In addition to this, there are several private clinics, dispensaries, chemist shops and diagnostic centers located in this town, which offer different kinds of medical facilities. Some of the main hospitals in Baddi are:

Malhotra Super Specialty Hospital Baddi
Address: Site No 8, Himuda Bhautoli Kalan, Opposite Mahabir Spinning Mill, Near Unichem Lab in Baddi, Himachal Pradesh
Phone No.: 1795244151 / 27500711

Lifeline Hospital Baddi
Address: Plot No 135 A, Epip – I, Jharmagri in Baddi, Himachal Pradesh
Phone No.: 9218444322

ESIC Model Hospital
Address: Baddi, Himachal Pradesh 173205
Phone: 1800 11 2526

Bhardwaj Hospital
Address: Baddi 173205, Solan, Baddi, Solan - 173205
Phone: +(91)-9816044120

Siddhant Nursing Home
Address: Basanti Bagh Sai Road, Baddi, Solan - 173205, Near Tata Indicom Office
Phone: +(91)-9418036950, 9418062863

NRI Hospital
Address: SAI Rd, Baddi, Solan - 173205, Nr Amravati Apt,Housing Board,PH-3
Phone: +(91)-1795-655000

Gupta Hospital
Address: Baddi, Solan - 173205
Phone: +(91)-9218400965, 9318899990

Culture of Baddi

Baddi enjoys rich cultural heritage with vibrant celebration of many festivals. The most celebrated festival here is Diwali which is an important festival celebrated in the town. The inhabitants of this place celebrate this 'Festival of Lights' with great enthusiasm. On this festival, the people used to worship Goddess Lakshmi. The festival of Dusshera is also celebrated at Baddi, which marks the victory of Lord Rama over Ravana i.e. victory of good over evil. Apart from that, the festival of colors, Holi, makes this city full of colors and people used to greet each other by sharing sweets and regional foods. However, all these festivals are solemnized in most of the parts of North India. The inhabitants of Baddi also celebrate the festivals of Basant Panchami, Shivratri and Janmashtmi with great devotion and fervor.

Utility Services in Baddi

From healthcare to banking or to postal, the administration of Baddi has ensured presence of various services in this town of Himachal Pradesh. Efforts are on to add few more services to make the life more comfortable to the people.

Information on Baddi
Utility Services

Banking Service in Baddi

Baddi enjoys presence of many PSU and private banks. Top government and private banks which include Axis Bank, Bank of Baroda, Canara Bank, Bank of India, UCO Bank, State Bank of India, Punjab National Bank have their branches located here.Besides these branches, one can also access ATM facility spread throughout the city.

Yes Bank
Address: SCO 43/1 and 44, Fauji Complex, Baddi - 173205
Phone: 9218602400
Branch Code: TPCB03

Axis Bank
Address: Show Room No. 45, 46, 47 Fauji Complex, Sai Road, Baddi - 173205
Phone No.: Tel: 01795-245 537/ 538/ 516
Fax: 01795-245 515
IFSC Code: UTIB0000366
MICR Code: 160211006
Branch Code: 000366

Bank of Baroda
Address: Max & Richie Complex, Opposite Ravi Nursing Home, Sai Road, Baddi (Hp) - 173205
Phone No.: 01795-245777
MICR Code: 160012009
Branch Code: BADDIX

Bank of India
Address: Baddi, 173205, Himachal Pradesh
Phone: 01795-247896, 2402666
IFSC Code: BKID0007917
MICR Code: 160013009
Branch Code: 007917

Canara Bank
Address: Sai Road, Baddi - 173205
Phone: 01795-245270
IFSC Code: CNRB0002436
MICR Code: 160015017
Branch Code: 002436

UCO Bank
Address: Sai Road, Baddi - 173205
Phone: 01795 - 245914
IFSC Code: UCBA0001863
MICR Code: 160028009
Branch Code: 001863

State Bank of India
Address: Baddi, 173205, Himachal Pradesh
Phone: 01795-244696
IFSC Code: SBIN0005397
MICR Code: 160002031
Branch Code: 005397

Punjab National Bank
Address: Sai Road, Baddi - 173205
Phone: 01795-245173, 245073
IFSC Code: PUNB0413100
MICR Code: 160024036
Branch Code: 413100

Address: Mauza Chak Jangi, Tehsil - Nalagarh, Near Baddi Bus Stand, Nalagarh Road, Baddi, Distt - Solan, HP - 173205
Phone: 022 - 67574314 / 4322
IFSC Code: ICIC0000499
MICR Code: 160229009
Branch Code: 000499

Indian Bank
Address: Magnum Business Centre, Ground Floor, Baddi - Barotiwala Road, Near Police Station, Baddi - 173205
Phone: 01795-245707
IFSC Code: IDIB000B088
MICR Code: 160019008
Branch Code: 00B088

Postal Services in Baddi

The offices of India Post can be found all over the state of Himachal Pradesh and the town of Baddi in Solan district is no exception. It has a sub office branch with having its main office in Solan. The post office in Baddi provides regular postal services including speed post, express post and parcel post services.

Baddi Post Office
Address: Baddi, Solan District, Himachal Pradesh - 173205
Phone: 01795 – 244270
Type: Sub Office
Postal Division: Solan
Head Office: Solan

Tourist Destinations in Baddi

The town of Baddi in the lap of nature offers some of the best sightseeing attractions. High ranging mountains, free flowing rivers and lush green environment adds to its charm. Apart from scenic beauty the his region is largely famous for a religious place, which is renowned as "Mittian Temple". Situated roughly 20 kms away from Nalagarh, this temple was established by Nalagarh rulers around 400 years ago. The importance of this temple is as equal as Jwalaji and Naina Devi Temples. Thousands of devotees come to Mittian Temple with the purpose of praying in front of the idol of the 'Goddess Sati' for seeking the accomplishment of their aspirations. Besides that, Mahadev Mandir and Ichha Dhari Mandir are also quite popular among the visitors. Visiting at these places of interests of Baddi would be ideal only in summer season because of its moderate climate conditions.

Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation

Address: The Mall, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh - 171001
Tel: (0177) 2652561, 2658302
Fax: (0177) 2652557

Hotels in Baddi

There are many hotels located in this region offering rooms of varied categories in which an array of modern amenities is available for the guests. Apart from the accommodation, these hotels in Baddi also serve delicious variety of food items at their wonderful dining places. You have the opportunity to taste scrumptious local and international cuisines along with wide range of drinks. Besides that, they boast of both outdoor and indoor venues where professional and private events are constantly organized. Another major feature of Baddi hotels is that they provide proximity towards worth-to-be-visited tourist attractions of the town. Some of the best hotels in Baddi are:

Best Western Royal Park
Address: NH21 A, Bhud, Baddi, Solan, Himachal Pradesh - 173205
Phone: 01795 - 645555

The Golden Palms Hotel & Spa
Address: Village - Bated, Haripur Road, Barotiwala, Baddi - 174103, Himachal Pradesh
Phone: 01792 329111, 329222, 255333

Legend Sarovar Portico
Address: Village - Malpur, Tehsil Baddi, District Solan, Himachal Pradesh - 173205
Tel: 01795 661 800,
Fax: 01795 661 801

The Grand Hotel Baddi
Address: Near Micro Turner, Jharmajri, Baddi, Solan, Himachal Pradesh - 173205

Orange Resort Baddi
Address: Jharmajari Heights, Baddi Himachal Pradesh Baddi - 173205, Himachal Pradesh
Phone: 9218512888, 01795-654000, 650534

Shopping in Baddi

Baddi in Himachal Pradesh

There are many places in the city of Baddi which definitely satisfy your shopping aspirations. The region has located several shopping malls and local shopping markets where all kinds of products are available for the customers. The most visited shopping malls in Baddi are Motia Plaza, M1 Plaza and Home Line City Mall. Apart from these shopping malls, there are many shops located at the different localities of Baddi where you can easily buy apparels, footwear items, accessories and many more. Here is the list of all major shopping places in Baddi, Solan district in Himachal Pradesh:

Motia Plaza
Address: Kalka-Baddi Road, Baddi, Himachal Pradesh 174103

M1 Plaza
Address: Village Jhar Majri, Baddi, Himachal Pradesh - 174103

Home Line City Mall
Address: Baddi, Solan, Himachal Pradesh - 173205

Food in Baddi

While traveling around the exotic places of Baddi, the travelers would require some food to be energized for exploring more at this town. The availability of food is not just the main thing but the variety of food is also very crucial. Thus, the restaurants in Baddi are liked by most of the visitors due to their wide range of national and international food recipes. You can taste fast food items, bakery products, sweets, snacks, vegetarian & non-vegetarian food dishes and international cuisines at the food places in Baddi, Solan. They have excellent seating arrangements and few of them also provide the home delivery service of food. So, below are some of the most preferred restaurants in Baddi:

Himachal Delites
Address: SCO 16-A, M-1 Plaza, Jharmajri, Baddi, Himachal Pradesh
Phone No.: 08679000825

4 Friends Pizza Point
Address: SCF No. 3, Near Malhotra Hospital, Baddi, Himachal Pradesh

Talwars Sweets Bakery Restaurant
Address: SCO 4-5, Opposite Old Malhotra Hospital, Sai Road, Baddi, Himachal Pradesh
Phone No.: 09817070411

Transportation in Baddi

Transportation in Baddi
Himachal Roadways Buses

As a tourist, you can easily take pleasure of the natural beauty of Baddi through any means of transportation. When we talk about airways, the nearest airport to this place is Chandigarh Airport, which is located around 40 kms from Baddi. Nevertheless, Shimla Airport can also be preferred as it is placed almost 113 kms from this town. Regular flights from the major cities of India particularly the capital city - Delhi to Chandigarh are available for the tourists. As far as roadways are concerned, the place of Baddi is well connected to the cities like Nalagarh (15 kms), Kalka (28 kms), Chandigarh (35 kms) and Solan (71 kms) through various roads on which there is regular service of Himachal Pradesh State Road Transport Corporation (HPSRTC) buses and some private owned buses. Furthermore, the nearest railway station to Baddi is Kalka Railway Station placed around 30 kms away from the town. You can hire taxis or can board buses from this railway station to reach here. Booking Shatabadi Express from Delhi to Baddi would be the best option for the travelers.

Baddi at a glance

State: Himachal Pradesh
District: Solan
Elevation: 392 meters
Latitude: 30.9412° N
Longitude: 76.7768° E
Official Languages: Himachali, Hindi and English
Pin Code: 173205
STD Code: 1795

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