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    With something special for every visitor, this upcoming hill station nestled in the shiwaliks, is a must on every traveler’s bucket list. Mcleodganj is a suburb area of Dharamshala in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. Here are 9 reasons why you need to visit the land of the Lama this summer. And could be better than beating the heat and chilling at one of the ‘coolest’ hill stations up north?

    9 Best Mcleodganj Experiences In 2019

    While you’re still wondering what are the experiences that await you in this scenic land, scroll down to know more! This mesmerizing land is surely going to sweep you off your feet! Don’t beleieve us? Well, you will once you visit this place!

    1. Snowfall

    Beautiful clouds covering Hill Peaks

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    Picture this: clouds covering the lofty peaks, a cold breeze caressing your hair as you walk up the serene hills. The soothing natural charm of this little hill station will leave you mesmerized!

    Must Read: 10 Travel Tips You Need To Know Before Visiting Himachal Pradesh


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    2. Calming And Refreshing

    Positive vibes in Mcleodganj

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    Situated close to Dharamshala, Mcleodganj boasts of spirituality and positivity. The vibrancy of culture and tradition mixed with the serenity of a place make it a perfect destination to lose your and head for a journey within.

    Must Read: Triund Trek: A Trekking Paradise For Experts & Beginners To Explore In 2019!

    3. Monasteries Of Mcleodganj

    Befriend a monk in Mcleodganj

    No, the land of Lamas is not restricted and reserved for the monks. Not only could you visit the Dalai Lama temple and meditate in the holy surroundings, but you could befriend and offer your services to the monks too.

    And if you happen to fall in love with the place, you could request a stay with the monks.

    4. More Than Just Spiritualism

    Shop eat and explore Mcleod Ganj

    This cool hill station is a home to some talented travellers who illustrate their skills across the streets. Walk past such graffitis, taste the delectable steamed momos, sip some thupka (soup noodles) and shop bohemian style.

    Must Read: 31 Indian Snacks Which Can Turn You Into a Local From a Tourist!

    5. Shiva Cafe

    Shiva Cafe in Mcleodganj

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    You simply cannot skip this happening Mcleod Ganj cafe on your trip. If you’re an artist, carry your equipment along. As for others, evening jam sessions could be more than fun.
    PS: They serve Hukka

    6. Camping

    Camping in Mcleod Ganj

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    A trip to this scenic hill station is incomplete until you camp in the woods under the open sky laden with stars.

    Must Read: 14 Reasons Why You Should Travel to Himalayas in Your 20 Somethings

    7. Trekking

    Triund Trek for the majestic views

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    Seeking adventure on your next getaway? A trek to Triund is worth all the effort. Walk past the trodden trails, pine forests upto the hill for the majestic views. For those looking for more than just adventure, there’s a cave close by. You could camp inside too (monks could help you find the way ;)

    Must Read: 10 Offbeat Trekking Spots in The Himalayas

    8. Naddi

    Naddi - A small village in Himalayas

    Pic: Gurpreet Singh Rattan

    Away from the bustling city, spend a day in this small village in the Himalayas. The gorgeous panoramic vistas could keep you holding for long. To add to it is the rustic charm of this laid back village – a perfect escape you’d need this summer.

    9. Bhagsu Falls

    Bhagsu Falls near Mcleod Ganj

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    Summers is when the glaciers start melting and the chilled, purest waters flow down the valleys. Bhagsu falls make up for such a retreat in Mcleod Ganj. The beautiful waterfalls are situated in the small village of Bhagsu, behind the Bhagsunath Temple.

    Further Read: 15 Hill Stations Near Delhi for a Peaceful Getaway

    Beat the Heat. Take a break. The time is now. And come back with more reasons to help convince others! Plan your trip to Dharamshala for an ultimate holiday experience with your loved ones soon! Don’t forget to pack a few extra clothes in case you change your mind and extend your vacay!

    Frequently Asked Questions About Mcloedganj

    Q. Is July a good time to visit McLeodganj?

    A. You can visit McLeodganj during the months of March till June. July is not a good time to visit.

    Q. What is the cost of Mcleodganj solo trip?

    A. The cost of McLoedganj solo trip depends on the kind of accommodation and locality you choose in the region. However, it is not much since the place is affordable overall.


    Long Weekend Trips Starting @ Rs 3499/-

    Take a trip to spend the upcoming long weekend with your buddies.
    Stay at 4 star rating hotels with local sightseeing, meals and transfers.
    Travel in AC coach round trip (from Delhi).
    All Inclusive Deal– Camping, Jeep Safari & Trekking as per itinerary
    ✓ Sign up NOW to celebrate the long weekend out of town!


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