What to Know?
Dharamshala is located in the upper reaches of the Kangra valley in Himachal Pradesh and is placed at an average altitude of 1,475 meters above sea level. The city is surrounded a thick cover of deodar cedar trees and is one of the major strong holds for the Tibetan refugees and the seat of the 14th dalai lama of the Tibetan sect of Buddhism. The town due to its picturesque surroundings and the presence of the Dalai Lama has made the town a popular tourist destination, both for the Indians and the foreign tourists. Here’s the list of the best places you must visit in Dharamshala.
Day 1 Arrive Dharamshala
This is a hill station lying on the spur of the Dhauladhar range about 17 kms north- east ofKangra town. This hill station is wooded with oak and conifer trees and snow capped mountains enfold three sides of the town while the valley stretches in front. The snowline is perhaps more easily accessible at Dharamshala than at any other hill resort and it is possible to make a day’s trek to a snow-point after an early morning’s start. Dharamshala is also the headquarter of the Kangra district.
Arrive at Dharamshala,check in to hotel, Rest of the day free for leisure . overnight stay at hotel in Dharamshala.
Day 02 : Dharamshala
After breakfast visit to Baijnath temple, one of the 12 Jyotirlingas also,Visit the Tibetan monastery in Maclodganj(upper Dharamshala) a seat of Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama later visit Palmpur Tea Eatates,etc .later back to hotel. Rest of the day free for enjoy at mall road ,overnight stay at hotel in Dharamshala .
Day 03 : Dharamshala
Chandigarh(214 km)/Pathankot (85kms 3-4 hrs)
After breakfast check out from then drive to Chakkibank/Pathankot/Chandigarh for your onward journey.