11 Best Tourist Places To Visit In Dalhousie In 3 Days From April To June

The best places to visit in Dalhousie are Dainkund Peak, Kala Top, Ganji Pahari, Lohani Village, Subhash Bauli, Satdhara Waterfalls, Panchpula Waterfall, Chamera Lake, Bakrota Hill, Khajjiar, and Churches. Dalhousie is a famous hill station home to the mountain range, Victorian architecture, colonial charm, picturesque landscape, and adventurous activities. An ideal duration for planning a trip to Dalhousie is 3 days.

List Of Best Tourist Places To Visit In Dalhousie In 3 Days

Dainkund Peak

Dainkund Peak is located in Rakhed, near Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh of India. The peak is the most visited place in Himachal Pradesh. It is one of the highest points in Dalhousie. Dainkund Peak trek is a 2.5 km beautiful trek. The height of Dainkund Peak is 2755 meters above sea level. It is fondly known as Singing Hill. From the top of the peak, you can see a 360-degree view of the surrounding area of Dalhousie. The weather in Dainkund Peak hovers around 25 to 30 degrees Celsius.  It receives heavy snowfall from December to February. The distance between Dainkund Peak and Dalhousie is 14 km.

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Kala Top

Kala Top is one of the most beautiful places in Dalhousie. It is famous for its beautiful jungle and is an ideal trek place. The meaning of Kala Top is the black cap. From this point, you can see the snow-capped peak of the Himalayan mountain range, pristine surroundings, and lush green landscape. It is spread over 30.69 square meters. The Kala Top trek distance is 6 km and requires 7 hours to reach there. The time of the trek is 10 am to 5 pm. Kala Top is located at a height of 8000 meters from sea level and required entry fees.

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Ganji Pahari

Ganji Pahari is trekking camping in Panchpula, near Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh of India. The meaning Ganji means bald and Pahari means hill. The name came after the hill has no tree on the top.  Ganji Pahari has located approximately 10 km from Dalhousie. Ganji Pahari trek is a 3.5 km trek starting from Panchpula. You can reach Panchpula by taxi. Ganji Pahari is situated at a height of 2085 meters above sea level.  It is the best place for adventure and nature lovers.

Lohani Village

Lohani village is a small beautiful village located in Saluni Tehsil of Chamba District of Himachal Pradesh. It is the hidden and most beautiful tourist hill station in Chamba near Dalhousie. The height of Lohani is 489 meters from sea level. It has beautiful lush greenery and dense forest. Most tourist prefers to visit Lohani village as it is beautiful and away from the crowded cities. 

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Subhash Bauli

Subhash Bauli is a top tourist attraction in Dalhousie. It is named after a great freedom fighter Subhash Chandra Bose. There is a perennial spring that has medicinal properties. It is believed that spring water cures skin diseases. It is a beautifully serene, and peaceful tourist place in Dalhousie. It is located within 1 km of Dalhousie. You can reach there by walking.  This place is surrounded by many hotels and eateries. Subhash Bauli is a charismatic tourist spot enveloped by a tall towering pine tree. 

Satdhara Fall

Satdhara Falls is located in Dalhousie, Himachal Pradesh. It is situated at a distance of 5 km from Dalhousie. The falls get their name from seven gorgeous springs that gush in full force through the magnificent mountains of Himachal Pradesh. This place is surrounded by a fantastic view of snow-covered mountain ranges, green pine, and deodar trees. It is a scenic tourist attraction in Dalhousie. Nature lovers will enjoy paying a visit to the scenic attraction. These falls in Chamba Valley is situated at 2035 meters from sea level. The surrounding atmosphere is pleasant and calm. You must visit this place.

Panchpula Waterfall

Panchpula Waterfall is a top tourist attraction s in Dalhousie. It is a nice picnic spot and one can enjoy the loveliness of exotic waterfalls and refreshing streams. The word Panchpula means five bridges where a descending stream flows and feeds several pools. The hill station is a major source of water for Dalhousie and other surrounding. It is located at a distance of 3.5 km from Dalhousie on Pathankot Road. This picturesque waterfall is also surrounded by green pine and deodar trees. It is open 24 hours.

Chamera Lake

Chamera Lake is located near the town of Dalhousie in the Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh. It is on the Ravi River. The reservoir of the dam is Chamera Lake. It is one of the top places to visit near Dalhousie as it has blue water, scenic beauty, and an amazing experience of the boat ride. The distance of the lake from Dalhousie is 25 km. It is a place for various fun activities for tourists and locals to indulge in such as boating, photography, and fishing. It is worth place to visit in Dalhousie.

Bakrota Hill

Bakrota Hill is on the outskirt of the Dalhousie. This picturesque Bakrota Hill is one of the most beautiful spots in Dalhousie. The hill is surrounded by snow-capped mountains and a serene landscape. It is located at a distance of 5 km from Dalhousie at an altitude of 2085 meters from sea level. A trek around Bakrota hill gives glimpses of lush Panjab plains with rivers Ravi, Chakki, and Chenab flowing across one side and a deep valley on the other side. It is also known as Upper Barkota and is the highest point in Dalhousie. 

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Khajjiar is a hill station in the Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh. It is located at a distance of 24 km from Dalhousie. It is situated at an elevation of 1920 meters from sea level. It is also called “Mini Switzerland of India” due to the striking topographical resemblance of the place with Switzerland. The high-altitude Khajjiar Lake is surrounded by cedar forest. The wildlife sanctuary at Khajjiar is home to many animals including deer and bears. The best time to visit Khajjiar is from March to May. There is an HPTDC hotel near the lake and is one of the best places for accommodation.

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Churches-In Dalhousie

Dalhousie has many British-era churches. The British-era churches have great architecture. Some of the famous churches in Dalhousie are St. John’s Church, St. Francis church, St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, and St Andrews Church. St Patrick’s Church is the largest church in Dalhousie. These churches evoke a holy atmosphere after visiting these churches. The churches in Dalhousie are a symbol of beauty, great architecture, and great history. 

I hope this information will be useful to you for planning a trip to Dalhousie the hill station in Himachal Pradesh of India.

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