Dharamshala is a beautiful hill station lying in the foothills of mighty Dhauladhar & divine Himalayan mountain range. This wonderful city is an 18 km uphill drive from the Kangra district to reach the Dharamshala Mcleodganj, which serves as the capital point for the Tibetan Govt in exile.
Dharamshala is divided into two halves, upper Dharamshala & lower Dharamshala. The summer & winter temperature is different in both the halves with the change in altitude from warm to cool climes.
Best Time To Visit
The climate change in Dharamshala is quicker than you think, thus the best time to visit Dharamshala is from mid April to July when the monsoon is about to begin. Though Dharamshala can have heavy rainfall during the summer season too, so be prepared.
It can also get chilly outside due to rains, so keep a shawl or a light jacket along even in summer times.
How To Reach
By Air: The nearest airport is Kangra airport and is well connected with all the major cities of India, so you can take a domestic flight to Dharamshala for your trip.
By Bus: Traveling by road is the easiest and most popular option as there are plenty of bus options available from pathankot as well as Delhi & Amritsar. Pathankot is just 85 km from Dharamshala and has a high frequency of buses running from and to Dharamshala.
By Train: There is no railway station in Dharamshala due to its geographical location. The nearest railway station is Pathankot in Punjab. You can book a taxi from Pathankot to Dharamshala for further traveling.
Mcleodganj to Dharamshala is approx 9 km and they are connected by bus as well as shared taxi which only runs during the day time. For night travel you need to book for a private taxi which might cost you 350-400 rupees.
Where To Stay
Though Dharamshala has so many great places to stay, Turkish Cottage is one of the best hotels in Dharamshala Mcleodganj to stay with your family & friends. Located amidst natural ambiance, Turkish cottage is the best mountain view hotel you can choose for the most comfortable stay in Dharamshala.
This hotel near Bhagsunag waterfall Dharamshala offers the most amazing stay options to their guests. It has a personal balcony in each and every room offering mesmerizing mountain views that will make your day even more beautiful.
They also have so many exciting honeymoon packages Dharamshala as well as family packages, group packages, student packages, corporate packages and so many other customized & best Dharamshala packages for you.
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