Kangra Valley is very popular place near Dharamshala Himachal Pradesh. Its located 18 km from Dharamsala. Earthquake of 1905 destroyed it completely. Rebuilt in the present form in 1920, its palace of pilgrimage. The small town of Kangra overlooks the River Ban Ganga and nestles at the foothills of the Dhauladhar Range. The Kangra School of paintings, popularly called Pahari Paintings, is world-famous. Kangra valley provides a tremendous contrast in nature of places. Dharamshala is full of Buddhist air whereas ancient Hindu Temples such as Brajeshwari, Baijnath, Jawalamukhi and Chamunda Devi dot the countryside.
Most of people Travel to Kangra during summer vacation to enjoy their holidays. Maximum people travel to Kangra in weekend tour Dharamshala, mcleodgaj for enjoy to see the snow fall in Dhauladhar range.
Sightseeing in Kagra Valley
Kangra Fort: The remains of the fort of the Kotch Raja’s of Kangra are located on a strategic height, overlooking the Ban Ganga and Manjhi rivers.
Kangra Temples: Brajeshwari Devi Temple, Brajeshwari, Baijnath, Jawalamukhi and Chamunda Devi.
Hotels in Kangra
- Hotel Abhi Residency
- Hotel Chamunda
- Pops Hotel
- UNA Comfort Deejay
- Hotel Jwalaji Kangra
How to Reach Kangra Himachal?
By Air : The very near Air Port is Gaggal about 7 km from Kangra. After reach Air port you can pickup texi etc.
By Road: There are huge HRTC services from ISBT, Volvos and best Taxi services are available from Delhi and Chandigarh. Delhi to Kangra 497KM
By Train:Delhi to Pathankot is a nearby train station connected.