McLeod Ganj,Dharamsala,Dalai Lama,Himachal ,Mini tibet

Tour Number

Activity Level

305531


Categories

Adventure / Active, Hiking and Walking, Museums / Culture, Shopping

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 10

Language(s)

explanation

Punjabi (fluent), Hindi (fluent), English (fluent)

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When travellers talk of heading up to Dharamsala (to see the Dalai Lama…), this is where they mean. Three kilometres north of Dharamsala town (or 10km via the looping bus route), McLeod Ganj is the residence of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama and home to a large Tibetan population, including many monks and nuns. The Tibetan government-in-exile is based just downhill at Gangchen Kyishong. McLeod attracts thousands of international visitors each year to volunteer with the Tibetan community, take courses in Buddhism, meditation or yoga, trek in the Dhauladhar mountains, shop for Tibetan crafts, or just hang out and enjoy the low-budget spiritual/alternative vibe and the many good cafes and restaurants dishing up Indo-Italo-Israeli-Tibetan food.

With an interesting mix of travellers, volunteers, maroon-robed monks and nuns, the international dharma crowd and an increasing flow of Indian tourists, you're never far from an interesting conversation here.
Renowned as the residence of Tibetan spiritual leader.

Itinerary

Dal Lake
Kangra Fort
Bhagsunag Falls
Kangra Art Museum
Namgyal Monastery
Tsuglag Khang
The Tsuglag Khang complex is one of the first structures to be built when His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrived in India in 1959.
Gyuto Monastery
Norbulingka Institute
The Dalai Lama Temple Complex
Namgyalma Stupa
Namgyalma Stupa is a Buddhist memorial honoring those who lost their lives during the freedom struggle for Tibet.
St. John Church

Sherbling Monastery

Tea Gardens
Masrur
Masrur is famous for its various rock-cut temples that date back to the 8th century AD.
Dharamkot Village

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: Pick up form hotel,Bus Stand,Railway Station or Airport.Flexible as per the requirement

End location: Drop back at the hotel

Duration: 2 days

Transportation

Transportation can be arranged .

What’s Included

Sight seeing,Hiking,visit to market,Places with awesome food and cuisine.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

100 Indian Rupees - Museum may have a small ticket fee.

Restrictions

I am not a driver. I can accompany you in your vehicle or I can arrange for a separate car and driver.

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