Located among snow peaked mountain ranges, Dharamsala is a magnificent picturesque. You can locate great tea gardens and exotic pine and Deodar forests here. Along with this the snow-covered mountain ranges and striking hill top will add the beauty of the place. Dharamsala is a very beautiful hill station and is internationally acclaimed.
Dharamsala is a very popular tourist destination in India because of the list of hot spots to see.
Monuments / Historical Places / Sightseeing in Dharamsala
Mcleod Ganj is a very popular spiritual destination in Dharamsala. In around mid 19th century a famous Tibitean Leader, Dalai Lama came here along with countless refugees and started with their rehabilitation here. It made the entire environment very lively and all the more holy. Therefore you can find lots of rehab centers and education centers for religious studies.
The St. John's Church, located at a distance of about 9 kms, is also a must visited destination in Dharamsala. The best partabout this church is that it is located in the midst of Deodar Forest between Mcleod Ganj and Forsyth Ganj. It is built as a dedication to Lord Elgin. He was a viceroy of India and dies in Mandi District.
Then you also have Bhagsunag Fall which is also not more than 12 kms from the main town. It is a well known place for its fresh water falls and old temple. It is easily reachable via roads.
Dharamkot is yet another destination for tourists in Dharamsala. It is very near to the main town. The highlight of this place is it location. It is located at the summit of a hill giving a very beautiful picturesque of the Kangra Valley.
Kangra Valley, considered as the most amazing valley in the entire Himachal Pradesh is also very easily reachable through Dharamsala. You can locate the orchards and pine forest along with gardens of green tea from the valley.
In addition to this you also have many other locations to make a visit to. War Memorial, Triund, Kunal Pathari, Kareri, Dal Lake and Naddi are few destinations which are easily reachable form Dharamsala.
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How to reach city of Dharamsala
Apart from this Dharamsala is also a very popular trekking destination. As it has a list of mountain ranges all over, lot of tourists come here for adventurous trekking.
In order to reach Dharamsala by air you need to take a flight to Gaggal, Chandigarh, Jammu and Amritsar. Of all, Gaggal Airport is the nearest to reach. In order to reach Dharamsala by train you can catch a train to Pathankot. Additionally you also have option of private vehicle to Dharamsala.
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