Holiday Trip in Kangra

Piety & Beauty with Kangra Holiday Packages

Located in the eastern part of Himachal, Kangra is one of the most popular hill stations of India, Kangra. It is famous for its picturesque beauty and tranquil surroundings. The scenic district of Himachal is spread over an area of 55,673 square km. The place is surrounded by the massive ranges of Dhauladhar range. It enjoys a rich culture and history. The history of Kangra valley is very and one can find its mention in the mythological books of Hindus. Being one of the most charming valleys in the Himalayas, Kangra is visited by massive number of tourists. People book Kangra holiday packages to enjoy the scenic beauty and serenity of the place. On your Kangra tour, you can come across various attractions that are:
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Tourist Attractions of Kangra

On your Kangra trip, you get to explore several attractions along with its natural beauty and rolling mountains. See what this picturesque town allows you to visit.

Kangra Art Museum:
Kangra Art Museum is located close to the bus station of the town. It displays some great miniature paintings from the Kangra School, along with temple carvings, fabrics, weapons and palanquins that belong to the local kings.
Kangra Fort:
Built by Bhuma Chand, Kangra Fort is the main attraction of the town. It is located on the bank of the River Banganga at an altitude of 350 feet. The temple of 'Laxmi Narayan' and 'Adinath' is located in the foreyard of the Kangra fort. There is a pond inside the fort called as Kapur Sagar'. At present, the fort is managed by 'Archaeological Survey of India'.
Other Attractions:
There are many other attractions in Kangra that should be visited on your visit to this place. Those attractions are Mannuni Lake, Nurpur Fort, Chamunda Devi Temple and Gopalpur Zoo.

Best Time to Visit Kangra

Kangra is beautiful right through the year but the best time for Kangra tour is summer. Summer arrives in April and remains till June and temperature moves around 30°C to 15°C. This time, the valley becomes really pleasant. Monsoons months are from June to August and offer a climate that is ideal for outdoor activities. The winter months are between October and March that makes the visitors feeling frozen to due to drop in temperature.

How to Reach Kangra

Kangra valley is a popular tourist destination of Himachal Pradesh and this is the reason, it is well-connected with various means of transportation. Before booking Kangra holiday packages, know about how to reach Kangra.
By Air
Gaggal Airport in Kangra Valley is the nearest air base for Kangra. It is located at a distance of 13 km from the town. Jammu Airport and Amritsar Airport are other airports in the proximity of Kangra at a distance of 200 km and 208 km respectively. Taxis and cars on rent are available for Kangra at reasonable rates.
By Train
Pathankot Railway Station is the nearest railway station from Kangra that is located at a distance of 90 km from it. Taxi service is available from the station at reasonable rates to reach Kangra in 2-3 hours.
By Road
Kangra is well-connected with excellent network of roads and one can visit the destination by buses. Government and private buses ply to/from Kangra for nearby destinations of Himachal Pradesh.
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