Dharamkot is located in the upper region of Dharamshala. It is truly a must visit day- trip from Dharamshala as it has all the ingredients of a traveler friendly place.
Serene and Scenic Environment
Wide views of Kangra Valley and the mighty Dhauladhar ranges await you at this small beautiful hill station, Dharamkot. Located just 9 km north of Mcleodganj on a hill top, it is surrounded by beautiful landscapes and lush green deodar and pine trees. Bright and attractive yellow mustard fields are a common sight in the season. In fact, because of this incredible beauty, many foreigners too have taken residence in this small town.
Spirituality is in the air
Being in close proximity to Mcleodganj and Dharamshala ensures Dharamkot its spiritual connect too. It possesses a couple of meditation centers of Vipassana and Tushita.
Best time to visit Dharamkot is between the months of September and June. December and January are the coldest months with snowfall being very common. You can easily spot snow covered mountains around this time which is an ideal time for honeymooners especially. Overall Dharamkot has pleasant summers and cold winters.
Triund, an ecofriendly picnic spot, is a trek of around 4 hours from Dharamkot. This place is known for its fresh air and pure environment.
Dharamkot is easily accessible from the popular tourist destination, Dharamshala which is a drive of around 20 minutes from here. You could visit this quaint little town to get away from the hustle bustle of the tourist crowd and find some solace in nature’s lap. There are many beautiful resorts in the entire Dharamshala region including Dharamshala, Mcleodganj and Dharamkot. You could opt to stay in one of these as per your taste and preferences.
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