8 days in Dharamsala, Dalhousie & Palampur Itinerary

8 days in Dharamsala, Dalhousie & Palampur Itinerary

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Dharamsala
— 3 nights
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Dalhousie
— 2 nights
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Palampur
— 2 nights

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Dharamsala

Dharamsala ©
The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Dharamsala is known for nature, historic sites, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Triund Hill, look for gifts at Kushi Boutique, take in the spiritual surroundings of Gyuto Monastery, and gain insight at Norbulingka Institute.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Dharamsala online vacation planner.

Surat to Dharamsala is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Dalhousie.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Bhagsu Waterfall ©
Bhagsu Waterfall

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak, and then stroll through Ganji Pahari. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Panjpulla, contemplate the waterfront views at Chamera Lake, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Rock Garden.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Dalhousie trip planner.

Traveling by car from Dharamsala to Dalhousie takes 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Palampur.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trip

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

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Palampur

Palampur ©
Palampur is a green hill station and a municipal council in the Kangra Valley in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, surrounded by tea gardens and pine forests before they merge with the Dhauladhar ranges. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): experience rural life at Wah Tea Estate, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Shree Jakhani Mata Temple, then walk around Saurabh Van Vihar, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Palampur Tea Gardens.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Palampur online travel planner.

You can drive from Dalhousie to Palampur in 4.5 hours. You'll set off for home on the 23rd (Thu).

Things to do in Palampur

Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Saurabh Van Vihar ©
Saurabh Van Vihar
Palampur Tea Gardens ©
Palampur Tea Gardens
Shree Jakhani Mata Temple ©
Shree Jakhani Mata Temple

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