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Dharamkot - Haini Road, Upper Bhagsu, Galu Devi, Dharamkot, Himachal Pradesh, 176219
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Dharamkot is a popular and a small hill station located in Kangra distrcit of Himachal Pradesh. For people who are willing to find and stay at a quiet place away from the busy pockets of Kangra/Mcleodganj, then Dharamkot is an ideal destination to cherish for the same.

Nestled at an altitude of 2100 m above sea level, Dharamkot boosts its popularity for its breathtaking sights of the dhauladhar peaks. During clear skies, the astounding views is surely going to make your hearts melt out of joy and vigour. The serene atmosphere coupled with peace and solace is a perfect retreat to enjoy the upcoming vacations in an offbeat destination like Dharamkot.

Dharamkot is also popular for its medidation and yoga centres that experienes huge participation among tourists to relax their worn out souls in the heart of the Himalayas.  There are yoga centers in Dharamkotthat  offer classes and retreats & these centers provide a perfect environment to deepen your yoga practice and rejuvenate your mind and body.

Dharamkot offers a unique blend of natural beauty, spiritual growth, cultural vibrancy, and adventure . If you are looking to meditate in the serene hills, trek through scenic trails, or simply relax in a cozy café with stunning views, then Dharamkot has something to offer.

Best time to visit

The best time to visit Dharamkot is during the months  from March to June and September to November when the weather conditions remain suitable for exploring Dharamkot

How to reach

To reach Dharamkot at first you have to travel to Kangra which can be reached by road, rail and air. From kangra there are munerous shared/hired cabs that operates between these 2 places which can take you to Dharamkot whose distance is 22km from Kangra.

You can also reach Mcleodganj instead of Kangra and then proceed towards Dharamkot which takes only 20 mins to reach

Key Highlights

Scenic Beauty Enjoy the panoramic views of the Dhauladhar range and lush green surroundings.
Trekking Trails Popular starting points for treks to Triund, Bhagsu Waterfall, and beyond.
Spiritual Retreats Home to the Tushita Meditation Centre and Vipassana Meditation Centre.
Cafés and Eateries Vibrant café culture with delicious local and international cuisine.
Cultural Fusion Blend of Tibetan, Indian, and international cultures and communities.
Yoga and Wellness Numerous yoga centers offering classes and retreats.
Handicrafts and Souvenirs Local shops selling Tibetan handicrafts, jewelry, and clothing.


Things to do

  1. Trekking- Embark on a trek to Triund, a scenic ridge offering panoramic views of the Himalayas. For a shorter trek, visit the enchanting Bhagsu Waterfall.
  2. Yoga and meditation- Join a meditation session at the Tushita Meditation Centre or immerse yourself in a 10-day Vipassana course. Many yoga centers also offer daily classes and retreats.
  3. Bird Watching: Spend a morning or afternoon b for bird watching. The diverse birdlife in the area is a delight for bird watchers.
  4. Visiting Local markets- Shop for unique Tibetan handicrafts, colorful jewelry, and stylish clothing at local stores. The markets are perfect for picking up souvenirs and gifts.

Monetary details

Rs 4000-5000 as cab fare is required to travel to Dharamkot. The rates can vary during peak and off season

In case of accomodation, budget properties will cost around Rs 500-2000 per night with luxury ones around Rs 3000 or above.

Form sightseeing and attending yoga sessions, Rs 1000-2000 is needed which covers cab fare, entry fees, food, shopping etc

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