Trip from Achhnera to Dharamshala

General Information About Dharamshala

Dharamshala, formerly known as Bhagsu, is a city and a municipal council in Himachal Pradesh.

Dharamshala is a Hindi word, which loosely translates to “spiritual dwelling”.  In common Hindi usage, the word dharamshala refers to a shelter or rest house for spiritual pilgrims. Traditionally, such dharamshalas (pilgrims' rest houses) were commonly constructed near pilgrimage destinations (often in remote areas) to give visitors a place to sleep for the night. When the first permanent settlement was created in the place now called Dharamshala, there was one such pilgrims' rest house on the site, and the settlement took its name from that dharamshala.

The Dalai Lama's residence in McleodGanj and the headquarters of Central Tibetian Admininstration (the Tibetan government in exile) are in Dharamshala.

In the year 1960, Dharamshala became a temporary headquarters to the Noble Laureate His Holiness the 'Dalai Lama'. Now, Dharamshala is internationally acclaimed as ‘The Little Lhasa in India’. With a number of Tibetan settlements and the residence of the 'Dalai Lama', Dharamshala has truly become ‘the land of the lamas’. 

Best time to visit

September to October and again from March to June.

The summer months are best suited for activities like sightseeing and trekking. Another good time to visit is during the festival of Drukpa Teshi, which is held in August/September.

Attraction in Dharamshala

Bhagsu Waterfall

Dal Lake

Dalai Lama Temple

Kangra Valley

Triund

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Budget Calculations

Hotel Cost

Number of People: 32
Number of Days: 32
Number of Rooms: 23
Rent Per Room Per Day: 23

Fooding Cost

Number of People: 32
Number of Days: 32
Per Person per day: 800
   

8000

Remaining

Number of People: 32
Budget per Person: 32
Total Budget 23
Total Expenses 1212

8000

Hotel Akashdeep

Hotel Akashdeep

3.0 Star starting from INR 899

Offering a restaurant that serves Indian and continental delights, Hotel Akashdeep is located in Dharamshala. Free WiFi access is available in the public areas of the property. Each room here will provide you with a seating area.

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Divyansh Hotel

Divyansh Hotel

2 Star starting from INR 1200

Divyansh Hotel is located in Dharamshala, 7 km from HPCA Stadium. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free WiFi is available throughout the property and free private parking is available on site.

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Hotel Hill Town

Hotel Hill Town

2.0 Star starting from INR 1500

Featuring free WiFi, Hotel Hill Town is set in Dharamshala, 4 km from HPCA Stadium. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. The rooms are fitted with a flat-screen TV with cable channels. Some units include a seating area for your convenience.

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Naddi Heights

Naddi Heights

2 Star starting from INR 1600

Featuring free WiFi and a terrace, Naddi Heights offers accommodation in Dharamshala. Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Free private parking is available on site. The rooms have a flat-screen TV.

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