Dalhousie is lovely hill station located in
between of Pirpanjal & Dhauladhar ranges, Dalhouise is a cantonment area
and situated in Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh India, Lord
Dalhousie has founded Dalhousie in british period in year 1854,
Dalhousie is cool & quiet town located at east of Ravi river. The hill station
Dalhousie is spreads over five low-level hills at the western edge of the Dhauladhar
range, located at east of the Ravi River . There are many hotels & resorts
available for accommodation for Budget travellers to Deluxe, and luxury
Sight Seeing Places : Dalhousie
There are so many sight seeing places near Dalhousie as
Dalhousie sq kms and known as gatewat of Chamba valley.
Subhash Baoli : Subhash Baoli is
situated approx. 1.5 Kms from G.P.O. Square , It has beautiful view of
snow capped mountains.
Kalatope : Kalatope is situated at 5 Kms from Dalhousie & 10 kms
from G.P.O. square, Kalatope has from Dalhousie, Kalatope
has panoramic view, It also has a forest rest house ,
Kalatope is located at an altitude of
8,000-ft. If you prefer to walk through forested road through upper Nakorota
hills, You will reach Lakkarmandi. The home of dhogri families,
Lakkarmandi is located at 8,600 feet height ,Kalatope also has a
little sanctuary with a
variety of wildlife such as ibex, deer, bears and leopards.
Dainkund (2745m) : Dainkund is located at an altitude of 2,745 m
and 10 km from the town, Dainkund is a tall peak outside town and
provides a bird's-eye view on a clear day.
Bara Pathar : Bara Pathar is set amidst thick forest is the small temple of Bhulwani Mata
, in the village of Ahla , on the way to Kalatope. A fair is celebrated in
July to venerate the goddess. Bara Pathar is 4 km away from the town.
Khajjiar (1951m) : Khajjiar is located ust 27-km from Dhoudar the beautiful little plain of
Khajjiar is one of the favourite retreats for visitors. Khajiar has
a lake set in the middle, complete with a floating bland. A little
golden temple of lord Khajjinag belonging to
the 12th century , Khajiar also has a golf course .
How to Reach : Dalhousie
Air : Nearest airport to Dalhousie
is Gaggal (Kangra), Dalhousie is 140-km from Gaggal.
Rail : Nearest railhead to Dalhousie is Pathankot, Pathakot is 80
Kms away (3-4 Hrs) from Dalhousie & well connected to Amritsar , Jammu , Delhi and Jalandhar
Road : Delhi to Dalhousie distance by road is 570 Kms,
Dalhousie is well connected to Chamba ( 50 Kms), Pathankot ( 80
Kms) , Buses are available.
Climate : Dalhousie
Dalhousie is located at height of 1,525m to 2,378m high from sea level. The
maximum temperature of Dalhousie in summers is Approx 30*C and the winter
temperature comes down to almost O*C. Heavy woollens are required in
winter and light woollens or tropicals in summer.