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Himalayan Beauty Shimla,Manali & Dharamshala from Chandigarh | 9 Days 8 Nights

Clouds making their own mark

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What could be a better way to break the monotony than spending time in the mountains? If the idea sounds good to you, then Himachal, the abode of snow, is where you should go. Its dramatic terrain and comforting weather draw a horde of adventurers and tranquil seekers. To drench you in the stunning beauty of the state, MakeMyTrip has brought you this Himachal package covering Shimla, Manali and Dharamshala ? three of its most coveted hill stations. Viceregal Lodge, Vashisht Kund, Hadimba Devi Temple, Tibetan monastery, Dalai Lama Temple complex, Bhagsunag Waterfalls, War Memorial and Kangra Art Museum are among the various points of interest we are taking you to. Feel free to add an activity here using our ?customize? option.
KEY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Exploring Pinjore Gardens en route Shimla
  • Spending leisure time in the ski resort of Kufri
  • Shopping at Mall Road
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Dalhousie Dharamshala Holiday from Chandigarh (With Flights) | 5 Days 4 Nights

A Monastery in Dharmshala

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The thing about the hill stations of North India is that they not only provide relief from the scorching summers, but also offer people a chance to learn about the centuries-old cultures prevailing here. Dalhousie and Dharamshala are two of the best places for such an experience, and it is where this Himachal package will take you. During your vacation, spend time in the scenic realms of Dal Lake and Bhagsunag Falls. You would get an opportunity to learn about the Buddhist culture at Tibetan market and Norbulingka Institute, and the Christian heritage of Himachal at St Francis Church. See amazing paintings at the Kangra Art Museum, learn about the sacrifice of Indian soldiers at the War Memorial, and interact with locals in Naddi village. Don’t forget to stock up on souvenirs at the Mall Road and McLeodganj market.
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  • Excursion to Khajjiar
  • Visit to St John in the Wilderness Church
  • Tour of Dalai Lama Temple
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Dalhousie Dharamshala holiday from Dharamshala(with Flights) | 5 Days 4 Nights

A Monastery in Dharmshala

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The presence of snow-clad mountains, lush meadows, dense forests, shimmering waterbodies, hill towns, cultural hubs and centuries-old shrines makes Himachal a perfect holiday destination. You can see many of these with this vacation package by MakeMyTrip, taking you to Dalhousie and Dharamshala. See the grandeur of colonial architecture at St John in the Wilderness Church and St Francis Church, and learn about the peaceful Buddhist faith at Norbulingka Institute. Just one sight of Dal Lake, Panchpula and Bhagsunag Falls will fill you with admiration for mother nature. With this Himachal package, you will also get a peek into the local culture at Kangra Art Museum and Naddi, and learn about the Indian Army?s might at the War Memorial.
KEY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Tour of Dalai Lama Temple
  • Retail therapy in McLeodganj
  • Excursion to Khajjiar
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Lovely vacation in Himachal (with Flights) | 8 Days 7 Nights

The Beas River

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Himachal, the abode of towering peaks, river valleys, lush forests and Buddhist shrines, beckons adventurers, nature lovers and spiritual travellers alike. Spend an invigorating week in its cool climes with this all-inclusive Himachal package. Dalhousie, at an elevation of about 2000 metres, is where the tour will take you first. Here, you will get to collect local artefacts at Mall Road and Tibetan Market. A treat for the senses, an excursion to the lush meadows of Khajjiar is what follows. Your time in Dharamshala will take you to Bhagsunag, Dal Lake, Naddi, St. John's Church and Chamunda Temple. After this, driving past Beas-Sutlej Link project and Pandoh Dam, you will reach Manali. While one half-day sightseeing tour will take you to Hadimba Devi Temple and Tibetan monasteries, another outing to Rohtang Pass and Solang Valley will let you capture magnificent vistas.
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  • Visit to Dalai Lama Temple complex
  • Norbulingka Institute in Dharamshala
  • Vashisht hot springs
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Dharamshala Dalhousie holiday from Dharamshala(with Flights) | 5 Days 4 Nights

The mesmerising view

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Be it a honeymoon, family vacation or outing with pals that you are planning, this Himachal tour package by MakeMyTrip is perfect for you. Your trip will begin with a sightseeing tour of Dharamshala, wherein you will visit cultural centres like Norbulingka Institute and Kangra Art Museum. Other attractions you see in the Dalai Lama?s home are the War Memorial and the scenic Bhagsunag Falls. The sojourn will then take you to Dalhousie, which will delight you with colonial-era buildings, such as St Francis Church and St John?s Church. You would also go on an excursion to Panchpula and Subhash Baoli, two incredibly picturesque places where you can unwind and forget about the hassles of life.
KEY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Tour of Dalai Lama Temple
  • Visit to St John in the Wilderness Church
  • Return flights
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Best of Vacation in Himachal from Chandigarh | 9 Days 8 Nights

The Beas River

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An apt destination to seek peace, indulge in adventure activities or simply enjoy the refreshing Himalayan air, Himachal is loved by one and all. The state is dotted with pristine hill stations, where one can spend a memorable vacation. This 9-day Himachal holiday package takes you to three of its popular resort towns: Dalhousie, Dharamshala and Manali, with a one-night stay in Chandigarh. Enjoy exploring Mall Road and Tibetan Market in Dalhousie, sightseeing at Bhagsunag, Dal Lake and St John's Church in Dharamshala, and an exciting drive to Manali past Beas-Sutlej Link project and Pandoh Dam with this tour. Other renowned hotspots that you will get to see on this journey are McLeodganj, Naddi and Chamunda Temple. Feel there is something missing? Customise the itinerary to add activities as per your choice.
KEY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Excursion to Khajjiar
  • Visit to Norbulingka Institute
  • Dalai Lama Temple complex in Dharamshala
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Mesmerizing Himachal from Delhi | 7 Days 6 Nights

The small town of Shimla

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Do you often picture yourself spending time amidst soaring mountains, on lush meadows, visiting old shrines and partaking in rich culture? Then, this Himachal package by MakeMyTrip that includes a stay in Shimla, Manali and Dharamshala is your chance to turn your imagination into reality. Capture scenic vistas in Kufri, Kullu Valley, Rohtang Snow Point and Pandoh Dam. A tour of Gaiety Theatre, Town Hall and Christ Church would give a glimpse of British-era architecture. You would learn about Himachal?s Christian heritage and Hindu beliefs at St John in the Wilderness Church and Bhagsunag Temple, respectively. Norbulingka Institute, Kangra Art Museum and War Memorial will tell you about the rich local culture and history.
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  • Excursion to the Solang Valley
  • Tour of HPCA Stadium
  • Visit to Dalai Lama Temple
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Dharamshala & Dalhousie holiday from Delhi (Online Only) | 5 Days 4 Nights

The mountain ranges

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Everyone needs a break to relax, cool off and divert their mind from the monotony of life. Himachal Pradesh provides you with the perfect getaway with its pleasant weather, natural vistas and mystical culture. Your vacation to this hill paradise would take you to Dharamshala and Dalhousie, two of the most popular holiday destinations here. Relax amidst untouched nature at Bhagsunag Falls, and experience Himachal’s colonial charm at St John in the Wilderness Church. This Himachal tour package also includes a visit to cultural centres like Norbulingka Institute and Kangra Art Museum, as well as the intriguing War Memorial. Shop to your heart’s content and gorge on local dishes at Dharamshala market and McLeodganj. During your leisure time, you can also explore Panchpula, Subhash Baoli and St Francis Church.
KEY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Excursion to Khajjiar
  • Visit to Dharamshala Cricket Stadium
  • Tour of Dalai Lama Temple
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Lovely Dharamshala & Dalhousie from Chandigarh (Online) | 5 Days 4 Nights

The mountain ranges

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Himachal Pradesh is known for its contrasts, especially in the sphere of culture. On one hand is Dharamshala, the Buddhist centre of India, whereas on the other is Dalhousie, which depicts the Christian influence in the region. With this Himachal travel package by MakeMyTrip, you will explore these destinations and see the different sides of Himachal. A visit to Norbulingka Institute will acquaint you with the Tibetan traditions and St John in the Wilderness Church will take you back to the days of the Raj. Learn about the native culture at the Kangra Art Museum and history at War Memorial. The package has enough leisure time for an exploring other popular attractions like Subhash Baoli, Panchpula, St Francis Church, St John?s Church and more.
KEY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Visit to Dalai Lama Temple
  • Excursion to Bhagsunag Falls
  • Tour of Khajjiar
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Dharamshala & Dalhousie vacation from Dharamshala | 5 Days 4 Nights

The mesmerising view

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Nothing rejuvenates the body and mind better than the mountains. That is why MakeMyTrip has brought you this Dharamshala-Dalhousie tour package so you can spend a few languid days in the soothing environs of the two destinations. Also, a part of the itinerary is an exciting excursion from Dalhousie to Khajjiar, which is referred to as the Mini Switzerland of India. If all this does not impress you, then the visit to McLeodganj surely will. This 5-day tour package also includes sightseeing at numerous points of interest in the above-mentioned hill resorts. Some renowned names on this list are Panchpula, War Memorial, Kangra Art Museum, Norbulingka Institute.
KEY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Visit to Dalai Lama Temple, St. Francis Church and St. John's Church
  • Spend joyful moments at Dal Lake and Bhagsunag
  • A visit to Panchpula
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Things to Do in Dharamshala

  • Kangra Fort

    The Kangra Fort is a majestic sample of architecture, which was constructed by the royal family of Kangra and dates back to around 4th Century B.C. This is known to be the largest fort in the Himalayas and is one of the oldest forts in India.

    This ancient fort is located about 20 kilometres away from Dharamshala and houses a few temples that can be accessed by passing through seven gates. A major tourist attraction at the Kangra Fort is the magnificent view of the Manjhi and Banganga rivers from here.

    Right next to the Fort is also the Maharaja Sansar Chand Katoch Museum, which is run by the Royal Family of Kangra.

  • Festivals

    Being largely inspired by Buddhism, Dharamshala is filled with festivity during Buddha Purnima, which marks the birth date of the founder of Buddhism - Lord Buddha. As most of the locals are followers of Buddhism, the entire town comes alive with jubilance and vivacity around Buddha Purnima.

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How to Reach Dharamshala

By Air

The nearest airport is at Gaggal, about 13 kilometres away from Dharamshala. Gaggal airport connects Dharamshala to Delhi via Air India and Spice Jet flights. Tourists from other parts of India would find it easier to take a flight till Chandigarh and book a taxi for their onward journey to Dharamshala, which is about 275 kilometres away.


By Bus

Dharamshala is well-connected to Delhi and other parts of North India via a network of state operated buses as well as private tour operators. The journey is almost 520 kilometres from Delhi.

Most buses stop at the main bus terminal in Lower Dharamshala, but there are also some public Haryana Road Transport Corporation (HRTC) buses that go all the way to the main square of McLeod Ganj. An overnight journey from Delhi takes about 13 hours. You can book HRTC tickets online.


By Train

An overnight train journey is a good option to reach Dharamshala. The nearest major railway station is at Pathankot, 85 kilometres away. There are numerous trains that go to Jammu and Kashmir that stop by in Pathankot. You can take a taxi or bus from Pathankot to reach Dharamshala. There is also a smaller railway station, Kangra Mandir, just 22 kilometres from Dharamshala but none of the important trains halt here.

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Best Time to Visit Dharamshala

The nearest airport is at Gaggal, about 13 kilometres away from Dharamshala. Gaggal airport connects Dharamshala to Delhi via Air India and Spice Jet flights. Tourists from other parts of India would find it easier to take a flight till Chandigarh and book a taxi for their onward journey to Dharamshala, which is about 275 kilometres away.

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