Dalhousie is very quiet and cool town in Himachal. This hill station surrounding with five small hills and Dhauladhar range and east of the Ravi. Tibetan culture has added a touch of the exotic to this serene resort and along road-sides are huge rocks carved in low relief and painted in the tibetan style. This colonial town was established in 1854 by the British governor-general Lord Dalhousie. Covering an area of 14 sq.-km and surrounded by alpine vegetation, Dalhausie has charming architecture and panoramic views of both plains and the whitecapped views of the mountainous ranges. Its gateway to the Chamba Valley.
Places or Destinations in Dalhousie:
BaraPathar: Small temple of Bhulwani Mata and celebrate a fair in July loacated 4 km from Dalhousie
Khajjiar: Switzerland of India, with its rolling meadows, majestic deodars, bubbly streamsIts. Located 22 KM from Dalhousie. Khajjiar’s is located between Dalhousie and Chamba,It is a major landmark is a 12th century, golden.
Subhash Baoli: Lovely view of the snowcapped peaks of mountains
Panjpulla is situated only 2 kms from Dalhousie town, One five bridges memorial is situated Panipulla, Memorial was built in memory of Late Ajit Singh(fighters) Panipulla also has a natural tank and creams that gives the spot a fitting serenity.
Bakrota Hills: Barkota hills are located 5 kms from Dalhousie town. Bakota hills provide breathtaking views of snowclad mountains), Round is a walled circuit around Barkota hills.
Hotels in Dalhousie
Hotel Grace Mount, Budget Hotels Aroma n claires, Dalhousie Hotel Aroma-N-Claire Court Road, Hotel Nest Dalhousie, Hotel Silverton Dalhousie, Hotel Ark Dalhousie, Hotel Pearl Dalhousie and many others resorts and hotels
How to Reach Dalhousie?
By Road: There are huge HRTC services from ISBT, Volvos and best Taxi services are available from Delhi and Chandigarh. Delhi to Dalhousie 571KM
By Train: Nearest railhead is Pathankot. Patahnkot is well connected by rail to various cities in India, including Mumbai, Pune and Delhi.
By Air: The very near Air Ports are Gaggal airport and Pathankot airport almost distance 50-65 KM Distance from Dalhousie. After reach Air port you can pickup texi etc.