Himachal Tourist Guide

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Dalhousie

Dalhousie, Chamba, IndiaDalhousie is a hill station full of colonial charm that holds lingering echoes of the Raj. Spread out over five hills. Named after Lord Dalhousie...

Dharamsala

Dharamsala, Kangra, HimachalDharamsala is bea- utiful & peaceful town, surrounded by forests of pine. Up there is Suburb of Dharamsala called Macleodganj or Little Lhasa...

Gondhla Fort

Gondhla Fort, Lahaul Spiti, HimachalLahaul has only one fort, Gondhla. It was built by Raja Ram Singh of Kullu in 1700AD. The Gondhla fort is exclusively built with wood, in the tower type architecture. Just in front is the Chandra River across the valley.

The fort is eight storey  partially notched wooden logs. The building has many apartments which can comfortably accommodate more than 100 people. The Gondla Castle has antique artifacts like bows, arrows, quivers, catapults, guns and canons beside age-old costumes, furniture and idols. Another interesting article to be seen in possession of the Thakur is Sharab Raldi, i.e., "the sword of wisdom" (Sharab means wisdom and Raldi means a sword). In Sanskrit it is known as Pragya Kharga. This sword of wisdom has great relevance here because among the Tibetans it is believed that it is the weapon of Lord Manjushri.

Location: altitude of 3160 meters, village Gondhla, 18 kms from Keylong

Chamba

chamba, himachal
Chamba valley, the most loveliest in Himachal, is known for its scenic attractions, sparkling streams, beautiful lakes and crowned with high mountains ranges...

Kullu Manali

Kullu Manali, Himachal

 Kullu - Manali, A honeymooners place, is gifted with every thing that one can imagine. Kullu "The end of habitable world" and  Manali "Queen of Hills"...

 

Shimla

Shimla, Himachal, India

 Shimla a tourist destination. A beautiful hill town in the lap of nature, surrounded by pine and deodar forests. At a distance of 45 km, a prettiest place Solan exists"...