McLeod Ganj is where India meets Tibet!
Located 10 KM north to the popular hill station, Dharamshala, this town is an awesome blend of Indo-Tibetan culture. Not only you’ll get to see beautiful monasteries and temples here but you can also enjoy picturesque views of splendid Dhauladhar mountain range. You can also find many hotels to stay in McLeod Ganj where you can enjoy your stay at reasonable rates.
Apart from this, McLeod Ganj is the residence of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama and home to a large Tibetan population. The Tibetan government in exile is also headquartered here.
Why Visit McLeod Ganj?
If you haven’t visited this place yet – it’s obvious that this question will pop up in your mind. But don’t worry; we’re here to clear your doubts. We’ve come up with a set of justified reasons to visit McLeod Ganj. Let’s have a look:
- Heavenly Beauty
The splendidness of this wonderful town is just spectacular. Beautiful peaks of Dhauladhar range look so beautiful that you’ll think that you’ve reached heaven. Apart from this, there is a strange freshness in the air of this place that filters out every worry and fulfills you with energy. So – in this town, you just feel divine.
- A Plethora of Places to Visit
You can visit many places in McLeod Ganj like:
You can also visit other places near McLeod Ganj, such as Bhagsu Waterfall, Dharamshala Temple, Triund Peak, Mahabaleshwar Temple, etc. Overall – there are so many landmarks to visit in McLeod Ganj that it will take 2-3 days to cover them. Till then, you can enjoy your stay in any hotel or resort in McLeod Ganj. Some companies also offer trekking packages in McLeod Ganj at reasonable rates. So, you can also enjoy trekking in hills.
- Tibet Museum,
- Library of Tibetan Works & Archives,
- Central Museum,
- Kalachakra Temple,
- Men-Tsee-Khang, etc.
- Meet Interesting People
Tourists keep coming to the city, the whole year. So, you can easily spot Tibetan monks and foreign people here. You can also stumble across Indian tourists – who have come to the town to spend a happy time with their families. So, there are chances that you may get to meet some really beautiful people during the trip.
- Enjoy a variety of dishes
There are many restaurants in McLeod Ganj where you can enjoy Indo, India, Israeli, and Tibetan food. In simple words, if you’re a foodie – you’ll love this place.
Best places to stay in McLeod Ganj
You can also find many 5-star hotels in McLeod Ganj
– where you can stay during the trip. Most of the hotels have reasonable rates. Still, not all McLeod Ganj hotels are capable of offering the top-notch services. Even if some of them do, they will cost your great fortune. So, it’s obvious that you’ll need to stay in a hotel that not only values your money but also treat you and your family with utmost care and respect.
One such hotel is The Chateau Garli. The hotel is located at foothills of Dhauladhar mountain range. So, you can enjoy the breathtaking natural scenery from here. Watching sunrise and sunset from here is a remarkable experience. It just transforms you to a new world. You can also visit other parts of the Kangra district and the Kangra valley from here. Special facilities like multi-cuisine dinner, swimming, night safari, and boating – are also provided in the hotel.
One more thing about that impresses us about this hotel is that despite so many world-class facilities rates are very less compared to other McLeod Ganj hotels. That’s why you must choose it for a night’s stay.
Spend a night at The Chateau Garli and share your experience with us. We would be pleased to hear from you.