Dharamshala Family Holidays provides the ideal opportunity for a family break in a place characterised by mountains, forests, valleys and pastures; Beauty of Nature and spirituality, the twin attractions are the best incentive for taking your Family Holiday in Dharamshala. While in summer people from the plains flock there to escape the heat, winters have a special attraction and people rush there for the most important of all Dharamshala Attractions for Family - snow fall! And when you wind up for return, you will start planning for your next Family Trip to Dharamshala.
What is the best Time to Visit Dharamshala for families?
The Best time to take your Dharamshala Family Holidays is the summer months, Apr –June and again October and November. Winter has its own charm with snow fall in December / January and to many it becomes a major among many Dharamshala Attractions for Family and a reason for taking a Family Trip to Dharamshala.
Duration for an ideal family holiday to Dharamshala?
A 4 day Family Trip to Dharamshala is an ideal one but generally people club it with another destination like Dalhousie / Manali which will need about 7 days. Few more days in this hill station of captivating natural beauty will not only increase your enjoyment but will recharge you to face the rigours of life in a better manner on your return from the Family Holiday in Dharamshala.
How much does it cost to for a family holiday?
A 4 day Family Trip to Dharamshala will cost around Rs 6500 per person - several Dharamshala Family Tour Packages are available round the year. You can choose the right one meeting your budget and plan – you can add some Dharamshala Excursions for Family (to Kangra etc.,) Many people combine Dalhousie or Manali and several Dharamshala Family Holiday Packages are there covering these places and will cost from Rs12000 per person for a 6 day trip.
What are the Top Attractions in Dharamshala for couples?
Dharamshala and McLeod ganj (or upper Dharamshala ) has a distinct, visible Tibetan presence and the main Dharamshala Attractions for Family are Dalai Lama Temple ,Tibet Museum ,Library of Tibetan monks ,Namgyal Monastery – the overwhelming attraction of course remains the Nature ,with dense coniferous forests around and the beautiful Dhauladhar range encircling ,it is a feast to the eyes and the mind too – sightseeing trips to Bhagsu falls, St. John in the Wilderness Church are among the Things to do in Dharamshala for Family .Triund hills (18 km ) is a must visit place for adventure enthusiast for trekking and camping ; even a short trek will offer a fantastic view of the mountains and will make you Family Trip to Dharamshala memorable.
What are the top items in Dharamshala Cuisine for family?
On your Family Holiday in Dharamshala you will discover that in the local food scenario there is an overwhelming Tibetan influence with Momo and Thukpa being the most common street food, other varieties like the Belgian, Korean and Japanese are quite popular too – in fact because of predominant Tibetan population, Tibetan cuisine is the local choice. Indian varieties are also available easily –but in your Family Trip to Dharamshala you must sample the various international items that are commonly available. Homemade Tarts, Pan Cakes are special items you should never miss on your Dharamshala Family Holidays and so is the Honey Ginger Lemon Tea.
What is the best way to get around in Dharamshala?
Hill stations are for walking and Dharamshala is no exception – many of the Dharamshala Attractions for Family like St. Johns Church is a walk away from Mall road – autos ply within the town as the main local transport and for going to attractions like Tatwani hot Water Springs and Triund, hired car is the best option. On your Family Holiday in Dharamshala you can easily travel between Macleod ganj (upper part of the town) and Dharamshala (6 km) by autos, share jeeps, Buses .If you are on Dharamshala Family Tour Packages all local travel will be covered.
What is the best way to reach Dharamshala?
The best way to begin your Dharamshala Family Holidays is to reach Pathankot by rail and then take road option to reach Dharamshala 85 km away. If you wish to enjoy mountain railway then take the Pathankot –Jogindernagar hill train to Kangra (12 km from Dharamshala) and then take taxi /bus. Another route for your Family Trip to Dharamshala is through Una which is a rail point and then by road to Dharamshala, 120 km away.
Are there family packages offered in Dharamshala?
Dharamshala is a very popular travel destination and several Dharamshala Family Tour Packages are available throughout the year. You can choose a suitable one which meets your budget travel and sightseeing plans for your Dharamshala Family Holidays.
Is summer a good time for family travel to Dharamshala?
People travel to Dharamshala during summer to escape the heat in the plains – though on certain days (in a limited span) it can be a little hot but still summer is a good time to take a Family Holiday in Dharamshala.