The town of Mandi is the central command of the region. The town has fanciful and verifiable hugeness and gloats of an exceptionalor unique temple architecture. It is alluded to as "Chhoti Kashi" as there are numerous antiquated sanctuaries in the city and on the banks of stream Beas.

The town is a significant business center of the state. It is a significant travel course to Kullu-Manali and other abutting places from NH 3 (Atari - Manali-Leh ) and NH-154 (Pathankot-Sundernagar-Bilaspur and further up to Chandigarh ). Sundarnagar is one of the rising towns of the area.

The fundamental local language is Mandeali. Starting at 2011, it is the second most crowded area of Himachal Pradesh, after Kangra. Mandi area was framed after the merger of Mandi State (Mandi) and Suket State, two regal states on 15 April 1948. This harmonized with the arrangement of the Union region of Himachal Pradesh. The state achieved its full statehood later. Mandi town was named after its inhabitant holy person Mandavya Rishi.

Lakes in district Mandi