Places to Visit in Mcleodganj
Dalai Lama Temple
Home to his Holiness Dalai Lama and his disciples with their government in exile. The hill stations is located north
to Dharamshala Town in Kangra District of Himachal Pradesh.
Bhagsunaag and Waterfall
bahgsu Naag is a tourist and pilgrimage spot near Mcleodganj . Its about 2 kilometers from main square and approachable by a narrow mountain road. taxis and auto (tuktuk) are avialable frequently plying to and from Bhagsunaag . Therse is an ancient Shiva temple over there with a natural holy water spring and pool. The way ahead leads to waterfalls from Bhagsu Naag
Dal Lake is one of the attractions near Dharamshala. Surrounded by Pine and Cider Forest this calm lake is located in Mcleodganj and its about 4 kilometers from Main Square Mcleodganj.
Dharamkot is a protected wildlife sanctuary and the base from which this trek is organised. The area is renowned for its wildlife. There exist black bears, Leopards, porcupine, various types of deer and mountain goats, langur and rhesus monkeys, jackals, pine marten, and the local equivalent of the yeti known as a Gye. The bird life is fantastic, ranging from a host of brightly-colored small
species to parrots, griffon vultures, lamagier, eagles and different types of forest pheasant. Home to the Gaddi people who live a semi-nomadic lifestyle, the Abode of the Gods lies between the Dhaula Dhar range of mountains and the Kangra valley. It is an enchanting region of heavily wooded glades of pine, oak and rhododendron trees, green meadows and shrines dedicated to the Goddess Durga. Christina Noble’s book ‘Over the High Passes’ gives a perfect description of the Gaddi people and this region: Publisher: FORTANA/COLLINS. ISBN 0-00- 637350-X Eloise Napier’s book A Place to Walk (Conran publishers) also features this trek in unforgettable walking holidays from around the world.
Most people visit the area lying west side of Mcleodganj . Filled with natural beauty and landscapes one could visit here in evening hours for a mesmerizing sunset view.
Balh village is just 2 kilometers from Naddi with a small trail heading by the side of small stream. Its mainly a Gaddi village with few people still living nomadic life with no road till yet , just follow the trail and have a great day hike .
Indru Naag Temple Paragliding
Famous for Paragliding in Dharamshala , maximum number of people visiting Dharamshala also came here to enjoy the adventure sports. Flying tandem with trained pilots you can have a view of Whole Kangra Valley from here.
ICC Stadium Dharamshala
Cricket Stadium in Dharamshala is located south of the main Town Dharamshala approx 2 kilometers descend could be enjoyed for about a 10 to 15 minutes of walk.
War Memorial Dharamshala
For paying homage to the veterans of the country Dharamshala also beholds a War memorial in memories of brave soldiers who sacrificed their lives for nation.
Tea Gardens Kunal Pathari Devi Temple
One more beauty near by the town Dharamshala just 4 kilometers drive will give you a life time memories ,spend some calm time with someone special .
Famous Cafes and Restaurants in Mcleodganj ,Dharamshala