7 days in Dalhousie & Dharamsala Itinerary

7 days in Dalhousie & Dharamsala Itinerary

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7 days in Dalhousie & Dharamsala Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + taxi:  10​h
1
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

2
nights
Dalhousie

Dalhousie ©
Set over a number of hills, the quiet town of Dalhousie was established by the British in the 19th century as a summer resort town.
Kids will enjoy Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary and Dainkund Peak. Escape the urban bustle at Panjpulla and Khajjiar Lake. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Chamera Lake, buy something for everyone on your list at Gandhi Chowk Shopping Plaza, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Church, and admire the natural beauty at Rock Garden.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dalhousie attractions planner .

Bengaluru to Dalhousie is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Chamba
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Jawalamukhi Devi Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gyuto Monastery, then admire the verdant scenery at Kangra Valley, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Maximus Mall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Kushi Boutique, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Triund Hill, and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Dharamsala travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Dalhousie to Dharamsala in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
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Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Kangra Valley ©
Kangra Valley
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill

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