Dharamshala In the lap of Dhauladhar Himalaya Weekend Getaway

3 Nights /4 Days

Self Drive Weekend Gateways

  • Sightseeing

Starting from

INR 10,413

+91 84484 45051

Starting from
INR 10,413
Starting from
INR 10,413

+91 84484 45051

+91 98187 03891

tours@holidaymoods.net

Overview

About Dharamshala Tour Package

If you are looking for a budget-friendly Dharamshala tour package to spend your vacation, then Holiday Moods Adventure is the right choice for you. We provide you with all kinds of customized tours from the Dharamshala Package all over India from Delhi, Mumbai, Chennai, Bangalore, and Hyderabad. When you book Dharamshala package with Holiday Moods Adventures, you get the best price and service. Apart from this, this 4 day 3 night Dharamshala package covers you all the sightseeing and activities of Dharamshala, prepared by our tourist experts.

Dharamshala is a quaint hill station situated in the Kangra District of Himachal Pradesh. Known for dense forests and immense natural beauty, Dharamshala is also home to the most beautiful mountain range. Here you can find many examples of Tibetan architecture and can also experience a rich Tibetan culture. Dharamshala is a small town in Himachal Pradesh that offers spectacular views of the Kangra Valley and the Dhauladhar Range. 

Dharamshala showcases ancient customs of Tibet and the surrounding area has become quite prevalent in the culture of Tibet which includes many gompas and monasteries. From the day H.H. Dalai Lama made Dharamshala his place of residence, the city has been constantly visited by his followers from all over the world. Apart from the H.H. Dalai Lama, some followers also chose Dharamshala as their place of residence. Arts and crafts from Tibet are found here in abundance. 

The Kangra Valley is considered a symbol of peace in Himachal Pradesh. Many tourists visit Kangra every year. Kangra offers rare experiences such as tea gardens, ancient temples like Chamunda Devi and Chintpurni, Masroor Rock cut 10th century AD temples, Kangra Fort,  sulphur springs, amazing side valleys with flowing rivers, dense forest, snow mountains, and glaciers. The Norbulingka Institute, Bhagsunag Temple, and Bhagsu Falls are also few cherished places in the Kangra Valley.

Best time to Visit Dharamshala 
Dharamshala is a 9 months destination! March to June and then October to December is the best time to visit Dharamshala, the climate is pleasant during this season, and the temperature is moderate. If you want to go on a trek or camping trip then this will be the best time for you. Dharamshala has a winter season from December to February. In the winter season, one can enjoy the view of snow-capped mountains.

Summer season: Summer season temperatures range between 15 ° C to 35 ° C. Unlike other parts of the country, Dharamshala's weather is very pleasant and ideal for indulging in adventure activities like paragliding and mountain activities. In this season the flowers start blooming in full, which fills the place beauty of dharamshala.

Monsoon season: July to September mid - This season is not the right time to visit Dharamshala as during this season there is heavy rainfall. Visiting Dharamshala in this season can affect the plans due to heavy rains and tourists may have to stay in their hotels the whole time. 

Winter season: The winter season is a great time to visit Dharamshala with crystal clear blue skies. Snowfalls in Dharamsala around December last till February. Here you will get spectacular views of snow-capped mountains from winters to summer.

How to reach Dharamshala 

The place is well connected with other countries through its extensive network of flights, buses, and trains. The nearest airport is Gaggal Airport, also known as Kangra Airport. If you travel by train, you can book your tickets till Pathankot railway station, which is about 85 km from Dharamshala city. Besides, there are also several interstate and state buses plying from nearby cities and towns for Dharamshala.

By Air: Gaggal Airport is about 15 km from the city center, it is the main domestic airport of Dharamshala. Airlines like Air India Regional and SpiceJet have regular flights from places like Delhi and Chandigarh. From outside the airport, you can easily get a taxi and bus. 

By Train: The nearest railway station to reach Dharamshala is at Pathankot, which is well connected to all parts of India. This is a regular service, which gives you a beautiful experience. From outside the railway station, you can easily take a taxi or bus to reach anywhere in Dharamshala.

By Road: Dharamshala is well connected by buses to Pathankot, which is 88 km away from Dharamshala. It is a road link with other cities in North India. A number of Volvo, luxury and sleeper buses from cities like Delhi, Shimla, Chandigarh, Jalandhar, and Amritsar are available at regular intervals to Dharamshala. You can get direct buses from these cities.

Highlights

  • Known for dense forests and immense natural beauty
  • Most beautiful Dhauladhar Himalayan range
  • Ancient Tibetan architecture, customs and rich culture
  • Spectacular views of the Kangra Valley
  • Visit to Gompas, nunneries and monasteries
  • H.H. Dalai Lama temple and the Kora walk
  • Kangra tea gardens
  • Ancient temples like Chamunda Devi, Jwalamukhi  and Chintpurni
  • Masroor Rock cut 10th century AD temples
  • Kangra Fort
  • Sulphur springs
  • Gushing rivers
  • Snow mountains and glaciers
  • The Norbulingka Institute
  • Boh waterfall - Highest waterfall in the Kangra Valley.
  • Dhauladhar train journey across the Kangra Valley
  • Paragliding 
  • Camping & Trekking
  • Andretta Pottery Village
  • Kangra Airport

Itinerary

Day

1

Arrive at Dharamshala
Dharamshala

• You will drive to Dharamshala, and check the accommodation.
• Relax in the hotel, then explore the beauty of the surrounding areas.
• Go for a leisure walk in the evening and stretch those legs, and explore the beautiful nature Views in Dharamshala.
• Dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.


Day

2

Dharamshala Sightseeing Full Day suggested Tours
Dharamshala

• After Breakfast you will drive to Dharamshala Sightseeing.
• Dharamshala & Mcleodganj Tour - St. Johns Church , H.H. Dalai Lama Temple, War memorial, Cricket Stadium & the Norbulingka Institute –Tibetan cultural heritage center & Doll Museum,
• Overnight stay at the hotel.


Day

3

Explore Kangra Valley Full-Day suggested Tours
Dharamshala

• After Breakfast you will drive to explore the Kangra Valley in the morning, This place is considered an epitome of serenity in Himachal Pradesh.
• Masroor Rock cut 10th century AD temples
• Kangra Fort
• Sulphur springs
• Dinner and overnight stay in the hotel.


Day

4

Departure
Dharamshala

• Departure after breakfast in the morning
• Breakfast


ADDITIONAL SUGGESTED FULL DAY TOURS

OPTION 1 FULL DAY TOUR
• Meditative Hike in the Forest experiencing Lamas
• Visit to Gompas, nunneries and monasteries and experience their cultures and practices
• The Kora walk outside H.H. Dalai Lama temple
• Hike in the Kangra tea gardens

OPTION 2 FULL DAY TOUR
• Hike to Boh waterfall - Highest waterfall in the Kangra Valley.
• Experience 2 hrs Dhauladhar train journey across the Kangra Valley

OPTION 3
• Experience camping at Snow Monk Camp for 1 night in the lovely Khauli Valley.

OPTION 4 FULL DAY TOUR
• Visit ancient Baijnath temples
• Visit Palampur - Andretta Pottery Village
• Monastery at Bir
• Experience Tandem Paragliding at Billing

OPTION 5 FULL DAY TOUR
• Circular Hike to Guna Devi & Galu Devi temple

OPTION 6 FULL DAY TOUR
• Trip to Pragpur & Guler with Kangra Train ride


Inclusions

  • Three nights accommodation in Dharamshala
  • 3 Buffet Breakfast in Hotel
  • 3 Dinner in Hotel
  • All transfers and sightseeing on a private basis
  • All taxes

Exclusions

  • Adventure activities
  • 5% GST
  • Monument entrance fees
  • Guide fees
  • Train tickets
  • Charges for early check-in & late check-out of rooms
  • Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, telephone, and laundry bills
  • Tips and porter charges
  • Lunch and snacks
  • Any additional expenses incurred due to any flight delay or cancellation, weather conditions, political closures, technical faults, etc.
  • The tour cost does not include any Travel Insurance Premium, but we strongly recommend Travel Insurance
  • Any items or services not specified in the cost inclusions

Proposed Accommodation/ Similar

Dharamshala - 3 Nights

Activities

Dharamshala
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H.H. Dalai Lama Temple

The main Buddhist temple (also called (Tsuglakhang in Tibetan) in McLeod Ganj, situated opposite the residency of H.H. Dalai Lama ...

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Kangra Fort

The Kangra Fort was built by the royal Rajput family of Kangra State (the Katoch dynasty), which traces its origins to the ancient...

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Norbulingka Institute

Is dedicated to handing down tradition and restoring standards by providing training, education and employment for Tibetans. It ...

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Kora Walk

A 60 minutes holy around the temple and residence of H.H. Dalai Lama. During the walk you see many Buddhist monks, nuns and other...

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Masroor Monolithic Rock Cut Temples

Known for its monolithic rock-cut temples, Masroor is 38 km from Kangra Town. There are 15 rock-cut temples in Indo-Aryan style wh...

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Palampur

Palampur is a hill city situated in Kangra Valley. It is well known and was at one time a part of the Punjab kingdom. The town app...

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Kangra Train

The Kangra Valley Railway lies in the sub-Himalayan region of Kangra Valley and covers a distance of 164 km (101.9 mi) from Pathan...

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Paragliding At Billing

Soar high in the sky experiencing a bird’s eye view of the world down below and yet so safe. On your next trip booked at th...

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Kangra Valley

The Kangra Valley is one of the best and unexplored destinations of Himachal Pradesh. If you have never seen snowfall or trekked i...

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Snow Monk Camp in Khauli Valley

The camp is situated at the top end of the Salli village on the road leading to Kareri village. The road will soon be connecting t...

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Baijnath Temples

Baijnath town is located 50 kms off Dharamshala, wherein the famous Shiva temple, known as the Baijnath Temple, gives the town its...

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Boh WaterFalls

Nestled in the dense forest and amid lush green hills, the Khabru waterfall and the surrounding Boh valley trail of Kangra distric...

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Monastery at Bir

Bir in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh makes a perfect destination for natural beauty, ecotourism, spirituality and adventure....

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Additional Info

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Tour Price
PRICE PER PERSON 

Particulars

2 Pax

3-4 Pax

5-10 Pax

Premium

13659

12128

10413

Deluxe

19906

18375

16660

Luxury

32401

30870

29155

Cancellation Policy
The package price will be deducted as per the following conditions strictly. No refund will be entertained without receiving a cancellation request effective from the date of receipt of the letter. 

Notice less than 60-46 days:  25% cost will be deducted
Notice less than 45-31 days:  50% cost will be deducted
Notice less than  30 days:    No Refund

Note: No refund will be given to people who are unable to complete the trip or abandon it due to any reasons.
Terms & Conditions
TERMS AND CONDITIONS

  • The digital copy of the Indemnity form duly filled, signed and emailed to the company along with the booking amount. 
  • It will be deemed that the booking & payment policy is accepted by the clients while making bookings with the first deposit amount. 
  • If the client is forced to cancel the booking prior to departure, the cancellation policy will be followed.
  • In case of any delay beyond our control, the client will have to bear extra cost for the extra days as per the option is chosen on per day basis.
  • Please note and be well informed that there will be no refund of money after the package commences and if one cannot complete the activity or gets sick enroute. 
  • The cost is for the entire package and there would be no refunds in case any part of the package is not availed.

COMPANY LIABILITY

  1. It is in the nature of a holiday of this kind to be flexible. The day-to-day agenda and ultimate goal of the tour are taken as an aim and not as a contractual obligation. We shall not be responsible for the delays or alterations in the program or expenses incurred due to conflict, international or internal flight delay or cancellations, strikes, sickness, weather, war, vehicle problems, political closures, and disputes.
  2. The booking is accepted on the understanding that you realize the potential risks and hazards that can be involved in the holidays of this kind. The organizer along with our leaders/guides and anyone else working in association with us cannot be held responsible for any death, accident or mishap that may occur in connection with any part of, or services connected with the holiday. 
  3. Before the guests come on a holiday, they must be covered by insurance, which has to include the cost of helicopter rescue, evacuation and cost of repatriation if they become too ill to continue. It is recommended that travel insurance should cover adventure activities undertaken. We can help you in case required
  4. The Company would not be liable to pay any kind of compensation arising because of any mishap, sickness, accident, etc.


Payment Policy

Deposit & Payment Schedules

Reservations booking requires a guest name. There are no options allowed to hold without names.


Accommodation requires a deposit - please refer to the due date mentioned on the booking confirmation.

Confirming Deposit Amount           

25% advance as booking amount of package price. 

Final Payment

75% balance payments 45 days prior to departure

Indemnity Bond
Kindly download the Booking & Indemnity form this link. The digital copy of the Booking & Indemnity form duly filled, signed and scanned must be emailed to us along with the 25% booking amount of the package price.

Departure Dates