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Dharamshala is charming & beautiful hill station of Himachal Pradesh. Dharamshala flourished as a tourist and quiet health resort. Dharamsala lying on the Dhauladhar ranges north- east of Kangra town. Dharamshala is wooded with oak and conifer trees and snow capped mountains. Dharamshala now really has become international, with a number of Tibetan settlements and the residence of Noble Laureate the 'Dalai Lama'. Since 1960, McLeod Ganj became a temporary headquarter of His Holiness The Dalai Lama, Dharamshala has risen to international fame as "The Little Lhasa in India".
Mcleodganj is 9 km from Dharamshala and While stay at Dharamshala, one can easily visit the Kangra Art museum at Kotwali bazar, War memorial, Kunal Pathri temple and tea gardens on way to Kunal Pathri. There is also a beautiful & famous Cricket stadium in the city facing mighty Dhauladhar.
Sightseeing of Dharamshala:-
Bhagsunag Fall :- Bhagsunag is 11 km. from Dharamshala town & Known for old temple, a fresh water spring, waterfalls and slate quarries. Bhagsu fall is one of the main attractions of Mcleodganj.
Mcleod Ganj :- When Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, arrive at Mcleodganj along with thousands of refugees to Dharamshala in 1959 made the life here more active. As Dharamshala became the headquarter of the Tibetan Government in exile, headed by Dalai Lama, it gained prominence all over the world and prominent personalities started arriving here.
War Memorial :- The memorial is situated near the entry point to Dharamshala commemorates the memory of those who fought valiantly for the honour and defence of the mother land. The place is ideally located in the pine forest.
Dal Lake :- Dal lake is 11 km. from Lower Dhramshala. It is a starting point for excursion and trekking and located next to Tibetan children's village.
Dharamkot :- It is situated on the crest of a hill, this favourite picnic spot affords a panoramic view of the kangra valley and the Dhauladhar ranges. Tourist can reach Dharamkot by a simple trek from Bhagsu. The scenery from Dharamkot is simply breathtaking and you also meet the Gaddi folks.
Kunal Pathari :- 3 km. from Dharamshala ( Kotwali Bazar ). A level walk from Kotwali Bazar leads up to the rock temple of the local goddess.
How to reach Mcleodganj Dharamshala
The nearest airport at Gaggal & Pathankot after which it is accessible by road.
Pathankot is the nearest broad gauge railway terminal to Dharamshala. From Pathankot there is a narrow gauge railway line up to Kangra (94 km) and from here Dharamshala is 17 km by road.