Mcleod Ganj

“Once a year, go someplace you have never been before.” ~ Dalai Lama Mcleod ganj is famous for its Tibetan culture and its beautiful location in Dhauladhar ranges of Himalayas. Whether you are a back packer or an adventure junkie or you seek some peace time with nature, Mcleod ganj has everything for everyone.

The Journey

“…there ain’t no journey what don’t change you some.” ~ David Mitchell. Self drive Road trips and motorcycle journeys are recommended options to reach Mcleodganj. Once you reach Kangra valley, you would get to see breath taking views of Dhauladhar range of Himalayas. You can also take a small break in Dharamshala to visit Namgyal Monastery, seat of Dalai Lama.

Where to go and what to see

“One's destination is never a place, but a new way of seeing things.” ~ Henry Miller

After reaching Mcleodganj , one can explore local markets run by Tibetans, local cafes, etc
A trip to Bhagsunath waterfall and Shiva café
The most important Buddhist site in the town is Tsuglagkhang or Tsuglag Khang, the Dalai Lama's temple.
Day trek to Triund hill

Accommodation and meals

“If you reject the food, ignore the customs, fear the religion, and avoid the people, you might better stay home.” ~ James A. Michener
homestays/guest houses/hotels
Camping options – Triund hill and some other local meadows
Local home made food at home stays
Apart from home made food, one can explore local shops for Tibetan cuisine.

Trip inclusions and USPs

  • Transportation, accommodation and meals
  • Travel guides throughout the journey
  • Trek to Bhagsunath waterfall and Triund
  • Camping in Triund
  • For customization, raise query
Fact Sheet
All year round except monsoons
Nearest bus stop - Mcleodganj
Rail head – Pathankot 85 kms
Airport – Gaggal Airport 15 kms
A mix of light clothing and heavy woolens
Exploring Mcleodganj on foot
Trek to Triund
Mountain biking
Monasteries and other Tibetan institutes
Bhagsunath waterfall
Triund – Indrahaar pass