McLeodganj is an outlying district of Himachal Pradesh, India. This place is very famous for visiting and tourist purpose. Also, McLeod is known as "Dhassa" as the reason is increasing the population of Tibetans day by day here. You should know the reason of increasing population of Tibetans in McLeod and the reason is that this place is considered as the hometown of a very great spiritual leader Dalai Lama, who is known as a Buddhist monk. Some of their Learning were:
1. Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.
2. Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.
3. Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.
Trekking is the best part of visiting this mind blowing place among youngsters, who love to enjoy their life. This is a very beautiful town which is situated near Upper Dharmasala. This town is blessed with natural beauty and culture and Tibetans is continuing work to keep its beauty alive. McLeodganj is one of the dazzle landscapes with the entire state of Himchal Place. The beautiful landscape attracts the tourist every year for visiting here and make them fall in these mountains. Some of religious monasteries in India are located here, such as Tsuglakhang and Namgyul Monastery. McLeod is also one of the Best trek for the beginners that showcase the natural beauty, fresh natural air, snowy mountains, best food to eat, waterfalls. Other than these there are lots to savor from the typical North-Indian platters, Chinese, Japanese and Continental cuisines available here. So pack your tourist bag and get ready for having fun in the hills of Himachal Pradesh.
As the whole McLeodganj is very beautiful and famous for its charming landscape, food, mountains. It makes your trip very memorable with your friends, family and loved once. There are lots of places to visit in this town as Triund, Bhagsu Falls, Namgyal Moastery, Dharamkot, Dal Lake and such more beautiful places like this. There are so many ideal spots for picnics and the clean and pristine environment will surely refresh your mood. You should visit the monastery here to know the exact meaning of life.
There are so many kinds of traveler who came to This town for exploring their interests. Some of the traveller are Adventure lover, business travel, holiday maker, long term traveler. All types of travelers were coming here to visit this amazing city and no one is making any indigestible thing about this place. This town is ready to accept all kinds of travelers in their lap and giving your best adventure.
Staying is very most important decision when you are on outing and how you feel if you are not treated well during your trip? Hell Right! Don't worry; we are giving you the best accomodation along with free wifi, decorated rooms, all types of room facilities. Himalayan Nest, Anuj Regency, Hotel Bhagsu are some of the top hotels where you will feel your real importance. So go with Parbhat Travels and make your trip more than memorable.
McLeodganj is offering you a variety of specialty and convenience shops which are very famous for shopping. You can find a variety of products and designs here which attracts you the most. Actually the Tibetans were expert in making handmade things and this is the only reason handmade craft is mostly visible here at the every next shop. You can buy woolen shawls, prayer wheels and flags, jewelry, traditional Tibetan hats, trousers are more sellable in these markets and they also make the whole market very attractive by the look.
The Nearest airport is Gaggal Airport in town Mcleode Ganj and there does not have any station for the train. If you are visiting by air, so Gaggal Airport is only 3km far away from town. If you are willing to come here by bus, so you can easily get a bus from your city to McLeodganj. You can come here from Rishikesh, chadigarh, Amritsar, Bhopal and all other cities very conveniently.
About McLeodganj Tour Package
Nestled at 2,082 meters on the Dhauladhar Range, McLeodGanj is a pretty cool tourist destination for all those who wish to enjoy a tranquil but naturally rejuvenating and spiritually uplifting holiday. The hill town is nestled in upper Dharamsala and is famous as the legendary seat of the His Holiness, Dalai Lama. Being named after the former Punjab Governor of British rule, David McLeod; the town was formerly a British garrison but is now the administrative headquarters of the exiled Tibetan Government. Therefore, you will get to see a mixed culture of Buddhists and Tibetans. In fact, the town is a real epitome of Tibetan culture and Buddhist rituals. From the point of view of tourism, the town attracts people with its myriad of several ancient temples, natural spots, Buddhist handicrafts, and monasteries.
The Major Attractions
The main attraction in the hill station is Tsuglagkhang temple complex. Situated at the town's southern end, the complex is the holy abode Dalai Lama, the Namgyal Monastery, and shrines of Sakyamuni Buddha, Padmasambhava, and Avalokitesvara. It goes without saying that the complex's ambiance is resonated by Buddhist practices.
Reachable by taxi, the monastery is open for public visit except for the monk residences. The Namgyal Monastery encloses the leader's residence overlooked by the Dhauladhar ranges. Other attractions in the complex are a Tibetan museum, a bookshop, a cafeteria, prayer wheels, and library. Traveler are allowed to move anywhere in the complex without any obstacles and difficulties. Apart from meeting the leader that's not an easy thing to do, you can enjoy viewing the paintings of sculptural tales and Tibetan leaders.
Another major attraction here is the Naam Art Gallery at Sidhbari, where you can view the permanent exhibitions of Elsbeth Buchmann's paintings and oil paintings by Alfred W Hallett. The gallery remains closed on Monday.
The architectural wonder of St. John as an Anglican church in wilderness is worth exploring in groups. Made in the neo-gothic style, it is a perfect religious spot for those who believe in Jesus. If you love trekking, to cover the 9-km route from the town to the Triund hill. In case you wish to be a part of a celebration, join the 10-day festival of art and dance in May by Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts (TIPA).
McLeodGanj has limited holiday rentals Himachal Pradesh such as home stays, guest houses, and apartment. However, you are bound to get one that is fully-equipped and within your budget.
Best Time to Visit
It is from September to May during which the handful of available holiday rentals Himachal Pradesh are packed.