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Other Info
  • Internet Availability:Good
  • STD Code:1892
  • Languages Spoken:Hindi, English, Tibetan and Pahari
  • Major Festivals:Haldi, Losar, Saka Dawa, Prashar Fair, Dal Fair & International Himalayan Festival
  • Notes/Tips:This place is very famous for its scenic beauty and magnificent surrounding. Do not forget to bring your camera to capture some memorable moments with your loved ones and so on. Maintain silence, rules and regulations. Keep mobile charger, power bank, warm clothes, ID cards, and other personal essentials with you.

Dharamshala Overview

  • Ideal Trip Duration: 1 Night 2 Days
  • Nearest City Dharamshala: Shimla, Delhi, Dharmashala & Chandigarh
  • Best Time to Visit Dharamshala: Feb to Jun
  • Peak Season: Sept to Nov & Mar to Jun
  • Weather Info: Mostly chill
  • State: Himachal Pradesh

The location of Dharamshala is in Kangra district Himachal Pradesh under the shadow of the mighty Dhauladhar range indeed. Besides that the picturesque landscapes, diversion of atmospheric temperature according to different regions, lush green meadows, peaks of the mountains, and presence of various religious centers have made Dharmashala a renowned tourist place of India.

Dharamshala town and Mcleod Ganj are the two parts of Dharamshala. Dharamshala town is the upper-division and Mcleodganj is the lower one indeed. The two places differ from their atmospheric temperature also. Mcleodganj is renowned for Dalai Lama and Tibetan people’s residence in their exile.

DHARAMSHALA TOUR PACKAGES must include this place for sure. It is the centre of devotees as well as travellers to explore things.

Places to visit in Dharamshala:

Namgyal Monastery - This is a calm monastery surrounded by panoramic landscapes. The place is heaven and will bless with all of its serenity.Try to keep silence here to get back the bliss.  

His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Main Temple - Tourists love the serenity, ornamental facade, vibrant prayer hall of the temple along with the picturesque view of the location. Another attraction for sure.

Tsuglagkhang Complex Dalai Lama TempleThis is famous for pilgrims. It contains a monastery, museum, stupas, and library. Here ancient Hinduism reflected all over the place and turned a normal place to splendid indeed.

Dal LakeSurrounded by the dense growth of Deodar trees, the lake is located near Totarani village. This place consists the power and beauty of nature.

Tibetan Museum - This place is rich in political history and culture. There is a lot of things about history, our heritage and so on. We can learn many basic things from the informations.

St. John in the WildernessThis ancient church located on the way to Mcleodganj is dedicated to John the Baptist. Nobody should miss this place for sure.

Bhagsunag fallThis famous historical fall is one of the most visited tourist attractions in Himachal Pradesh. Natural beauty is the power and strength of this place.

TriundThis place covers a trekking route passing through the lush green meadows, dense growth forest, and snow-capped mountains. Without any doubt,  any body can enjoy this place all the time. 

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