9 days in Dalhousie & Dharamsala Itinerary

9 days in Dalhousie & Dharamsala Itinerary

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9 days in Dalhousie & Dharamsala Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + taxi:  7​h 30​min
1
Dalhousie
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Dharamsala
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

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.
Step out of Dalhousie to go to Chamba and see Khajjiar Lake, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Dainkund Peak, admire the landmark architecture of Rang Mahal, contemplate the waterfront views at Chamera Lake, and browse the different shops at Gandhi Chowk Shopping Plaza.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Dalhousie road trip tool .

Mumbai to Dalhousie is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and taxi. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Dharamsala.

Things to do in Dalhousie

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Khajjiar Lake
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Dainkund Peak ©
Dainkund Peak
Chamera Lake ©
Chamera Lake
Khajjiar Lake ©
Khajjiar Lake

4
nights
Dharamsala

The hill station of Dharamsala's reputation stems from its large community of exiled Tibetan Buddhists, including the Dalai Lama.
Step out of Dharamsala to go to Kangra and see Kangra Fort, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore and take pictures at Norbulingka Institute, take in the spiritual surroundings of Bhagsunath Temple, explore the activities along Dal Lake, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Dharamsala trip planner .

Drive from Dalhousie to Dharamsala in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dharamsala

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kangra Fort
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Spas & Wellness
Norbulingka Institute ©
Norbulingka Institute
Triund Hill ©
Triund Hill

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