On our travel last year to Himachal Pradesh we had kept all special attractions in HimachalÂ to be visited, on our itinerary. We had heard of Mcleod Ganj but never quite thought the place would be so amazingly exotic and with such special attractions in Himachal Pradesh.
Known as the little Lhasa in India and being the home of the Tibetan Guru and Leader Dalali Lama it is famous all over the world. It is on the Dhauladhar range of the Himalayas and a beautiful hill station to visit. It was once infested by Britishers and has an environment its very own. This British place has all special attraction in Himachal Pradesh that you would like to visit.
Mcleodganj is a seat of Buddhist culture and religion and the Buddhist influence echoes andÂ reverberates in the air. There are ancient monasteries and temples. Tsuglagkhang is a veryÂ famous temple of Buddha, Padmasambhava and Avalokitesvara. This place has all the specialÂ attractions in Himachal and has beautiful scenic grandeur all around.
The Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts or TIPA is an attration too for the tourists who are looking for special attractions in Himachal. A ten day festival is held every year which fills the air with vibrant cheer and enjoyment.
McLeodganj is also known for the Buddhist handicrafts, thangkas and the garments. Another ofÂ the special attractions in Himachal is the Namgyal Monastery and the architectural wonder ofÂ the Anglican Church at St John in the Wilderness.
McleodGanj is also known as Upper Dharamsala and it is a suburb of Dharamsala located theÂ in Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. You can reach McleodGanj and Dharamsala by rail,Â road or air as it is well connected. There are a plethora of places of interest in McleodGanj and Dharamsala that you can visit.
You can make a list of the places while you are preparing an itinerary of the special attractions in Himachal Pradesh. They are Dalai Lama’s Temple Complex, the Tsuglag Khang, Tibet Museum, Norbulingka Institute, Dal Lake, The Libraryof Tibetan Works and Archives, Bajreswari Devi Temple, Bhagsu waterfall, NamgyalmaÂ Stupa, The Tibetan childrenâ€™s village, Kunal Pathri temple, war memorial, Chinmaya Tapovan,
Jwalamukhi Temple and so on.
Be it a trek or a full fledged travel always visit these special attractions in Himachal Pradesh when you are visiting Mcleodganj and Dharamsala.