Palampur Tourism

Beautiful Palampur :-

Palampur, a hill town in the Kangra Valley, is known for its spectacular landscape and serene atmosphere. The thick forests of pine and deodar and streams of clean water add to its charm. This place is ideal for spending holidays, as it is not like any commercial tourist destination. Located at an altitude of 1220 meters above sea level, this place is meant for nature and art lovers.
is applicable. The place is named after the Himachali word 'pulum' which means abundance of water.

 

 

The city was discovered in the 19th century when the British decided to plant tea bushes on the slopes of the place. Hence Palampur is also known as the tea county of the state, which exports tea under different brands. Small towns, paddy fields, temples, villages, colonial bungalows and snow-capped Dhauladhar mountains make this place a paradise.

 

Travelers can visit Palampur anytime of the year, as the temperature is normal here. In summer, the temperature here ranges from 15 ° C to 29 ° C, which is ideal for sightseeing and exploring. During the monsoon season, tourists should be prepared for rain. The winter season here begins in the month of November. At this time the temperature here falls to -2 ° C and snowfall also occurs. Gaggal, also known as Dharamshala-Kangra Airport, is the nearest airport to Palampur.

 

This airport is directly connected to major cities like Delhi and Mumbai. Tourists who wish to reach Palampur by rail can avail the rail to Maranda of the short line railway station while Pathankot is the nearest broad gauge headquarters located 120 km from the city. Apart from this, Palampur is easily accessible by road. Tourists can also reach here from Mandi, Pathankot and Dharamshala by private or state operated buses.

How to reach  palampur :-

Tourists can reach Palampur by train, bus, tax and airplane. Gaggal, also known as Dharamshala-Kangra Airport, is the nearest airport to Palampur. This airport is directly connected to major cities such as Delhi and Mumbai. Tourists who wish to reach Palampur

 

by rail can avail the rail to Maranda of the short line railway station while Pathankot is the nearest broad gauge headquarters located 120 km from the city. Apart from this,

Palampur is easily accessible by road. Distance from major cities of Palampur -

Delhi-530

Chandigarh-254

Shimla-259

Manali-205

Dharamshala-35

Kangra-38