8 days in Dharamsala & Dalhousie Itinerary

8 days in Dharamsala & Dalhousie Itinerary

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8 days in Dharamsala & Dalhousie Itinerary

Start: Alwar
+2
train + subway + Fly:  5​h 45​min
1
Dharamsala
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Dalhousie
— 4 nights
+3
taxi + Fly + subway + train:  7​h 30​min
End: Alwar

2
nights
Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dal Lake. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): explore the activities along Dal Lake, then admire the sheer force of Bhagsu Waterfall, and then admire the verdant scenery at Kangra Valley. Keep things going the next day: deepen your understanding at Norbulingka Institute, make a trip to Aghanjar Mahadev Temple, and then take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Dharamsala route planning app .

Alwar to Dharamsala is an approximately 6-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and taxi; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Spas
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Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

4
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dalhousie: Chamba (Khajjiar Lake, Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, & more). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak, identify plant and animal life at Panjpulla, admire the natural beauty at Rock Garden, and buy something for everyone on your list at Gandhi Chowk Shopping Plaza.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Dalhousie travel route app .

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Dalhousie takes 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Chamba
Highlights from your plan
Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Khajjiar Lake ©
Khajjiar Lake
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake

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