Khajjiar hill station is also called “Mini Switzerland. “Khajjiar is a small picturesque plateau nestled in the foothills of Dhauladhar ranges of Western Himalayas in Himachal. Khajjiar is a forest glade of great beauty, 6400 feet above sea level”. Its fringes, thick forests of deodar climb the slopes, the snow-line rests above these woods. There is a small lake in the center of the saucer shaped meadow which has in it a floating island. The wonderland Khajjiar is located at the midway of Chamba and Dalhousie. 22 KM. from Dalhousie and 23 KM. from Chamba.
Places or Destinations in Khajjiar
Dalhausie and Khajjiar is highly suitable for tour, honeymoon, summer holiday and winter sports activities. Many hotels provide facility of camping in nearby areas of Khajjiar and beautiful Bakrota Hills, the ‘Kalatop and ‘Lakkad Mandi‘ etc. You can enjoy sports activies like horse riding etc. in Khajjiar.
In winter seasons snowfall and heavy woolens are required. In summer, the climate is mild and light woolens / cottons are recommended. Khajjiar is well connected through rail, road and air network. The nearest airport is Gaggal airport, Kangra which is at 134 kms. This airport has regular flights from major cities of the state.
Hotels in Khajjiar Himachal
Hotel Shining Star, Hotel Hritik Palace, hotel mini swiss Khajjiar, hotel royal residency Khajjiar, Aamod resorts Dalhouse Khajjiar road
How to Reach Khajjiar?
By Air : The airport at Gaggal in Kangra is at a distance of 160 km, this is the nearest airport
By Road: There are huge HRTC services from ISBT, Volvos and best Taxi services are available from Delhi and Chandigarh. Delhi to Dalhousie 571KM. Well network of HRTC from all major destinations in the state of Himachal including . Shimla, Chamba and Dalhousie. Bus fares from Dalhousie or Chamba to Khajjiar will range around Rs 50 to 70 for a one way trip.
By Train: The nearest broad gauge railway station is at Pathankot 142 km.