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McLeod Ganj Tour and Travel guide

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McLeod Ganj is preferred by many tourists as you will find so many numbers of fantastic temples here. It will enrich you with outstanding monasteries and temples of ancient times. The significance of this place is remarkable situated at 17000 meters height. It is actually a section of Dharamsala but can also be taken as single entity as it has so much to reveal for its exotic nature. You will catch various tour operators in McLeod Ganj guiding with this customized McLeod Ganj tour packages at the same time.


McLeod Ganj at a Glance

State Himachal Pradesh

Best time to Visit McLeod Ganj October to June

Languages spoken Hindi, Tibetan, Pahari and English

Seasons Summer (March-June), Winter (November-February), Monsoon (July-September)

Religions Hindu, Islamic, Jainism, Sikhism

Temperature Summer (20°C to 25°C) & Winter (5°C to 11°C)

Climate Humid subtropical

Cuisine Tibetan and Different country foods


Highlights of McLeod Ganj

The various McLeod Ganj tourist destinations that you will encounter in McLeod Ganj Tourism.


How to reach

By Air

The nearest airport that is only 10-15 kms away to this place McLeod Ganj is Gaggal Airport in Kangra Valley which has many numbers of flights to various different destinations on continuous and regular basis. The most convenient and comfortable way to travel to this royal destination is by air. You have to get connecting flights to all the major international destinations from Delhi or Kullu airport which will definitely enrich you with better facilities in comparison to rail and road.

By Rail

The railway station which is most nearest is Kangra Mandir or Nagrota few kms away from McLeod Ganj. There are many trains from Kangra Mandir to many destinations. You will definitely have a memorable and amazing experience with your group by traveling through train. It is comparatively economic but takes more time.

By Road

By taking road ride is in total different and the most suitable way to travel to McLeod Ganj. Hiring a car rental service will be convenient and comfortable to visit all the attractive spots of McLeod Ganj.

Mcleod Ganj
Mcleod Ganj

This place is very remarkable as it contributes to be in spiritual essence from 19th century. Dalai Lama started their rehabilitation with the refugees because of which you will find so many centers of rehab and education especially for religious course. The environment here is very soothing and holy in nature.

The St. John's Church
The St. John's Church

This church is also greatly visited by Dharamsala tourists. The beauty is magnified of this church as it is situated in the middle of the McLeod and Forsyth Ganj. Church is dedicated to the Lord Elign who was a ruler of India.


This place is famous for the location in which it is there. It is situated at the crowningpoint of a hill which also gives a fascinating scene of Kangra valley from it. Tourists are always keen to visit this place.

Kangra Valley
Kangra Valley

It is considered as the scenic beauty of Dharamsala in which this valley is so famous inthe entire state that tourists come from all over the world.  You will be shown to amazing forests ofDeodar, pine and also so many tea gardens at Kangra valley. If you like trekking then one should not miss the visit to Dharamsala.