Dalhousie Tour

Dalhousie Tour

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Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh, India

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Dalhousie is situated in the external slant of Dhauladhar ranges in the beautiful district of Chamba. In Dalhousie when you stroll all the way through the oak, pine and deodar forests around the town you get admirable vision of Chenab, Ravi and Beas valley.

Dalhousie is densely forested among splendid pines and oaks trees offering fine-looking picnic spot all around. It is the imagination of the local crowd in Dalhousie that it was formed by Lord Dalhousie, thus even today it is one of the chief calm hill stations in India. Dalhousie covers more than 13 sq. km of area including five different hills namely Tehra, Balun, Petreyn, Kathlog, and Bakrota with stature ranging from 1,525 to 2,378 meters.

Dalhousie magnetizes a lot of vacationer from near and far because of its breath captivating mountain chains, hale and hearty type of weather with broad forests of deodar trees. Dalhousie present exceptional experience to tourists in all seasons as it is suitable to visit Dalhousie.

As Dalhousie gets profound snowfall in winter, so it presents an unforgettable familiarity of entertaining in snow. In Rainy season, Dalhousie proposes experience of transitory clouds and serious fog, which is extensively broadening that one, believes like walking in the course of clouds.

Major Tourist Attractions in Dalhousie: St. Andrew's Church, St. Patrick's Church, St. Francis' Church, St. John's Church etc.
St. Andrew's Church, Dalhousie
In Dalhousie St. Andrew's Church was build in the year 1903 by Protestant Christians usually called as the Church of Scotland. From Dalhousie buses stand it is one and half kms.

Till now the church structure is in excellent condition; and in recent times to save the building from mischief mongers, a block frontier wall has been upright around it.
St. Patrick's Church, Dalhousie
This Church is positioned in Dalhousie Cantt over Military sanatorium road approximately 2 kms far from main Dalhousie bus stand. In Dalhousie St. Patrick's Church is the largest church having a seating capacity of 300 persons in its main hall.

This church was assemble in the year 1909 entirely from donation by bureaucrat and defenses of the British Raj.
St. Francis' Church, Dalhousie
In Dalhousie this all-embracing Church is a very important memorial and located over Subhash Chowk. This Church was also built by the charity done by national bureaucrat and Army in the year 1894. The Catholic archdiocese of Jalandhar administer and preserve this church.

Inside the church fine-looking glass work and complicated stone work can also be seen. Repairing or Maintenance of this church is accomplished on every Sunday.
St. John's Church, Dalhousie
In Dalhousie at the distance of 2 kms from the central bus stand This Church is positioned on the Gandhi Chowk. After the foundations of the Town Dalhousie It is the first one built Church.

Till now the church structure is in a fine order. But on every Sunday Its safeguarding work is done, as its atmosphere command much better care.
Famous Excursions from Dalhousie
Bakrota Hills
These hills are 4.8 km far from Dalhousie and are positioned at the height of 2,085 meters. The attractive and bewitching Bakrota Hills present vacationer the vigorous stroll surrounding the hills with a impressive observation of snow- enclosed peaks.

These hills are positioned at an altitude of 2,745 meters and are 10 km far from Dalhousie. This is a lofty and attractive peak which particularly on a clear day present all-encompassing view, of the three major rivers – Chenab, Beas and Ravi.

Khajjiar located at the height of 2000 meters above the sea level and 27 km. out of Dalhousie. Khajjiar is a attractive, delightful retreat that makes an best place for day excursion or even for the night visit.

Best Time to Visit in Dalhousie
March to September is the best time to visit Dalhousie. October to February is coldest time of the year.
How to reach Dalhousie?
By Air - Nearest airport to the Dalhousie is Gaggal (Kangra) at the distance of 135 km. and other one is Amritsar which is also 191 km far from Dalhousie.

By Rail - From Dalhousie Pathankot is the nearby wide gauge railway station at the distance of 120 km. Pathankot is well connected with Delhi by rail.

By Road - Dalhousie is very well linked by roads with different parts of the state. Dharamshala 127 kms, Manali 360 kms, Shimla 336 kms.
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