Dharamsala is one of the major tourist attractions of north India and an ideal place to visit by the holiday makers. Dharamsala is situated on the Dhauladhar mountain ranges is about a stone throwing distance from the district of Kangra, is associated with the scenic beauty and divinity of the place. Dharamsala is surrounded by pine trees, tea gardens and snow covered mountains, this mountain city is the pride of Himachal Pradesh as Dharamsala is the home of His Holiness Dalia Lama, the Tibetan leader.
Dharamsala has a variant history of mixed culture and tradition of Indian and Tibetan culture. Dharamsala become the second home for the Tibetans when they first settled down in Dharamsala much before this place was developed, and build a settlement colony of their own. The original natives of Dharamsala were from the Gaddis tribe and very simple and God fearing people who resided in this mountainous town. Later the Britishers also made Dharamsala their summer home, thus the diversity in the culture and tradition is clearly visible in the life style of the people living in Dharamsala.
Dharamsala is not only surrounded by the scenic beauty of the Dhaladhar Mountain on the back drop and the lush green tea gardens but the air is full of chanting of hymns from local monasteries and temples. The people of Dharamsala are very helpful and gentle, can accept any kind of help if you require from them. The town is always full of tourist as Dharamsala is also a gateway to number of other hill stations of Himachal Pradesh. Dharamsala is divided into two district parts, lower and upper Dharamsala. Visit this unique place with Dharamsala holiday packages to enjoy a beautiful vacation tour.
In the year 1905 Dharamsala was destroyed by a severe earthquake which levelled most part of Dharamsala. After its reconstruction Dharamsala is what we see today. The lower Dharamsala is the main town which houses the main Governments offices and shopping malls and the upper Dharamsala comprises of the olden days monuments and buildings. Since 1960 Dharamsala came into the International map and the world headquarters for the Tibetan movements and setting up of the little Lhasa in India in Mcleodganj by the spiritual leader Dalai Lama. Book your Dharamsala holiday packages and get an insight to this marvellous tour destination.
The other places of attractions in and around Dharamsala are the Kangra Art museum, Kunal Pathri temple and the beautifully build cricket stadium on the foot hills of Dhaladhar ranges. As Dharamsala is mainly a tourist place, and is easily reachable by any means of transport but the most convenient is by road with an exciting Dharamsala holiday packages. Dharamsala is spread over 6000 sq.km. The best time to reach Dharamsala is January to June and September to December. So while planning your trip next time for Himachal Pradesh Dharamsala is a place to visit.
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