Do you know the cost of living in Israel is about 9% higher than in the United States? That might be the reason many Israelis visit & even settle permanently in inexpensive Kasol. You can find Israeli people in large numbers in the Parvati Valley.

The Parvati Valley starts from Bhuntar in Kullu district and houses Malana village, Manikaran town, Pulga footpath, Rudra-Nag falls, Kasol, Kheerganga trek. Israelis find these low-key places their cozy abode. Hippie culture in these places also encourages the Israeli population.

Kasol is known as the Mini-Israel of India. It is estimated that around 75% of foreign tourists visiting Kasol & Tosh are Israelis. So, you can find many cafes serving Israeli meals in the Parvati Valley region. Still thinking? Pack your bags, book an hourly hotel in Manali & travel to these cafes.

I. Moon Dance Café,Kasol

Moon Dance Cafe (Image Source: Yogesh Sarkar's Blog)

Moon Dance cafe is one of the best cafes serving Israeli breakfast. Other than Israeli breakfasts, you can also find Italian, European & Indian cuisine options on their menu. You get reasonable food portions in your meals worth their prices. Food quality is also top-notch.

The main USP of this cafe is its location. If you are choosing to sit in an outside area, you will sip your hot coffee or tea in front of green & lush mountains with the sound of a flowing river. What a soulful start to your day!

Traveler Tip- You can start your Chalal trek after having a hearty breakfast here. The cafe opens from 9 am to 10:30 pm. Don't forget to try the bakery products of this cafe like waffles, pancakes, and muffins. Make sure to book an hourly hotel in Manali so that you can reach here in 1.5 hours via NH3.

II. Evergreen Café, Manikaran Road

Evergreen Cafe (Image Source: magicpin)

Evergreen Cafe is one of the most visited cafes in the Parvati valley. At peak hours, you have to wait a bit to find seats. As it's situated in the center of Kasol, you can walk down a lane or two to reach the cafe from your hotel.

The cafe serves authentic style Israeli cuisine. Hummus, pita bread, falafel, vegetable nuggets, tortilla chips, french fries, and salad are tempting options in the cafe. Other than Israeli dishes, the cafe also gives Italian, Indian & Middle Eastern food options.

After food, things that calm your soul are the spectacular beauty of mountains when sitting outside, artistic paintings on walls when sitting inside, and rock music.

Traveler Tip- You can have a filling breakfast here & go for the Kheerganga trek. The other option is to visit it after returning from the trek. The cafe opens from 10:30 am onwards till 11 pm. If you are coming from Manali, book a hotel for a few hours in Manali, and visit this iconic cafe.

III. Mama Café, Kasol

View from Terrace Sitting of Mama Cafe (Image Source: Facebook)

Mama Cafe of Kasol is on the first floor from where you sit, and feel as in you are sitting in the heart of flowing valley, mountains & floating clouds. The cafe interior is of simplistic design with an abstract painted wall on one side of the cafe. Else everything is a kind-of simple open structure with a metal roofing hut supported by wood logs.

You will love yummy Israeli and Indian cuisines here at fair prices. Smoking is allowed in the cafe. You can also play pool games with the background trance music. You can also find many Israeli tourists enjoying themselves here.

Traveler Tip- You can go here in the evening, soak in the beautiful sunset & enjoy there till late at night. The cafe opens from 11 am to 11 pm. Don't miss booking an hourly hotel in Kasol or an hourly hotel in Manali for your economical stay.

IV.  Jim Morrison Café

Jim Morrison Cafe (Image Source: Facebook)

Jim Morrison Cafe gives you the feeling of a "far-away land from the hustling world". You will walk on unclear paths in the lap of mountains & trees to reach the cafe.

As soon as you enter the cafe, it gives you unconventional & artistic vibes. Instead of a conventional table chair system, you will find seating arrangements on the floor. The cafe provides thick mattresses on floors, cushions & pillows with a bed table at the center as a seating area.

You get Israeli, Mexican, Italian, continental & Indian cuisines on the menu. While you wait for your order, you can enjoy the live music & cool breeze of the environment.

Traveler Tip- The Hummus Platter is a must-try in Jim Morrison Cafe. Other than this platter, waffles, pizza, and pastries are best items available here. Due to the cafe's offbeat location, it is better to visit in the evening after you visit Manali & Manikaran. You can stay comfortably in an hourly hotel in Manali after a content meal.

V. Stone Garden Café

Stone Garden Cafe (Image Source: Facebook)

Stone Garden Cafe is not only famous for its authentic Israeli food but also for the hippie scenario, especially during the nighttime. The cafe serves sumptuous food with Beatles music ringing in the background. Its seating arrangements are of two types- a table-chair system on the outside, and floor seating inside.

The cafe has an advantage because of its location too. It's located in the center of Kasol market. So, if you are staying in a day-use hotel in Kasol, the cafe is just a few minutes walks. The cafe provides blankets & warm air chimney inside. One unique point is that the cafe not only serves alcohol, but also vegan meals!

Traveler Tip- You can go for an authentic style hummus & pita bread combo. Many visitors have suggested Murga Labadar & Pizza options. The cafe opens from 10:30 am to 11:30 pm. Don't forget to book a hotel for a few hours from MiStay while coming to the cafe from Manali.

Final Thoughts

When you are up for some soul-searching break, villages & towns of the Parvati Valley welcome you. Make sure to visit these mind-blowing cafes for an enriching experience. So, when are you going?