8 days in Dalhousie & Dharamsala Itinerary

8 days in Dalhousie & Dharamsala Itinerary

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8 days in Dalhousie & Dharamsala Itinerary

Start: Dalhousie
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Dalhousie
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
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Dharamsala
— 4 nights
End: Dharamsala

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Panjpulla and Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary. Step off the beaten path and head to Gandhi Chowk Shopping Plaza and Rock Garden. There's more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Dainkund Peak.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Dalhousie trip builder app .

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Dalhousie. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary

4
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Explore hidden gems such as Mata Brajeshwari Devi and Baijnath Temple. Head to Sobha Singh Art Gallery and Naam Art Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Step out of Dharamsala with an excursion to Tashi Jong Buddhist Monastery in Palampur--about 1h 50 min away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gyuto Monastery, make a trip to Aghanjar Mahadev Temple, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Kangra Art, and get engrossed in the history at Tibetan Museum.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Dharamsala travel route planner.

You can drive from Dalhousie to Dharamsala in 4 hours. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Palampur, Mata Brajeshwari Devi, Jawalamukhi Devi Temple, Baijnath Temple
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Jawalamukhi Devi Temple ©
Jawalamukhi Devi Temple
Baijnath Temple ©
Baijnath Temple
Kangra Valley ©
Kangra Valley

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