General information:Area: 3950 sq. kmPopulation 9.01
Clothing: Cotton clothes in Summer and heavy woolen in winter.
Language: Hindi, Punjabi, English are understood and spoken by the people engaged in tourism trade.
Rail The nearest railway station is at Joginder Nagar, Chandigarh and Kalka by broad gauge train which are connected by regular bus services.
Road: Mandi is approachable by road from Shimla, Chandigarh, Pathankot and Delhi.
There are regular bus services linking it to the other towns like Manali, Palampur and Dharamshala.