Tourist Places in Palampur

Places to Visit in Palampur

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Chauntra, Palampur
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Ranked 1 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Village
A scenic hamlet Chauntra situated at an altitude of 4250 feet became a Tibetan rehabilitation center in the 1990s. Today the panoramic village features exquisite Buddhist monasteries interspersed with tea plantations. A large Institute of Tibetans is also there that works for rehabilitation of... Read More »
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Tea Gardens, Palampur
Tea Gardens, Palampur
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Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Tea estate
Tea Gardens are among the chief attractions of the hill-tow, due to which it is also referred as 'Tea Capital of Northwest India'. The hill station has lush tea gardens sprawling over vast acres of land.   Tea plantation was introduced in the region during the middle of the 19th... Read More »
Church of St. John, Palampur
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Ranked 3 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Church
The beautiful Church of St. John can be visited to view the breathtakingly beautiful views and see the splendid architecture of the Church. Set amidst the verdant greens, it is set in the low rise. It was damaged and then in 1929 was reconstructed and few memorial tables can still be seen in the... Read More »
Baijnath Shiva temple, Palampur
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Ranked 4 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Temple
Baijnath Temple, located at a distance of 16 km from Palampur is one of the chief attractions of the region. This temple was established in 1204 A.D by regional merchants, named Ahuka and Manyuka. Since establishment, the temple dedicated to Lord Shiva is continuously in construction.... Read More »
Chamunda Devi, Palampur
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Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Temple
Chamunda Devi Temple is one of the prime religious centres, which is also counted among 51 Shakti Peethas and is located at a distance of 10 km to the west of Palampur. The shrine dedicated to Goddesses Durga or Chamunda, provides an ideal ambiance for meditation and seeking blessing of the... Read More »
Kangra Fort, Palampur
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Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Fort
Kangra Fort located in   proximity to the destination is the major testimony of the years of yore. The fort also known as the Nagar Kot is constructed on the confluence of the Rivers; Banganga and Manjhi. There is a small courtyard enclosed between two gates to enter the fort, which is... Read More »
Saurabh Van Vihar, Palampur
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Ranked 7 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Picnic Spot
Saurabh Van Vihar is a beautiful garden in the Palampur town, named after valiant Army officer, Captain Saurabh Kalia. The garden managed by the Himachal Pradesh Forest Department is situated in  proximity to Neugal.  . There are over 151 species of herbs along with medicinal... Read More »
Tashi Jong Monastery, Palampur
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Ranked 8 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Monastery
Tashi Jong Monastery is one of the   famous attractions of the region.  Curved roofs mounted with red-golden colour ornamentation portray prayer flags.   The monastery is more of a community than a religious centre of Buddhists. Tashi Jong complex have provided refuge... Read More »
Naam Art Gallery, Palampur
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Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Art Gallery
  • Entry: Paid
Naam Art Gallery is one of the popular sightseeing attractions, situated at a distance of few kilometres from Palampur. The gallery exhibits works of German painter Elsbeth Buschmann, who visited India in 1980s. Some of the highlighting works displayed in the gallery include painting in... Read More »
Dhauladhar National Park, Palampur
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Ranked 10 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: National Park
  • Entry: Paid
Dhauladhar National Park, also known as Gopalpur Zoo, is one of the chief attractions that draw attention of wildlife enthusiasts. Located at a distance of 13 km from Palampur, this national park is one of the major attractions of the destination. Tourists visiting the mini zoo situated... Read More »
Jwalamukhi Temple, Palampur
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Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Temple
Jwalamukhi Temple, also known as Jwalaji, is one of the Shakti Peethas. This shrine is located at a distance of 30 km south of Kangra valley and is dedicated to Goddess Jwalamukhi. Goddess Jwalamukhi is also known as Goddess with flaming mouth. This temple features a copper pipe through which... Read More »
Brajeshwari Devi Temple, Palampur
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Ranked 12 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Temple
Brajeshwari Devi Temple, located in  proximity to Palampur is an important religious centre in the region. The shrine is renowned for it’s wealthy status.    This temple was looted by Mahmud of Ghazni in 1009, and the invader built a mosque on the ruins and a... Read More »
Bundlamata Temple, Palampur
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Ranked 13 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Temple
Bundlamata Temple is one of the popular Hindu Shrines located in the ambit of the township in Kangra district.  One of the holiest sites in the region, the temple is believed to have been constructed five centuries ago.  Read More »
Sherbling, Palampur
Rank 14
Ranked 14 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Monastery
Sherbling, one of the major highlights of Palampur, is   popular for colossal Buddhist vicars and monastery. The Buddhist centre amidst the beautiful mountains was abode of Tai Siti Rimpoche, one of the well-known Buddhist preachers. The large stupa enveloped in the lush green... Read More »
Al-Hill, Palampur
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Ranked 15 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Hill
Al-Hill is a one of the popular scenic spots, situated at a distance of 12 km from Palampur. Meaning a land of crescent moon, the site provides beautiful sight of snow flanked Dhauladhar ranges. The region served as a military bastion to Maharaja Ranjit Singh, which is at present ... Read More »
Sobha Singh's Art Gallery, Palampur
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Ranked 16 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Art Gallery
  • Entry: Paid
Sobha Singh's Art Gallery is one of the prominent attractions of the region that exhibits contrasting work of famous artist; Sobha Singh. Located at a distance of 12 km from Palampur, the gallery is a repository of a vast collection of artwork and paintings. Sohni-Mahiwal painting... Read More »
Nevgal Khad, Palampur
Rank 17
Ranked 17 of 17
Places to Visit in Palampur
  • Type: Picnic Spot
Nevgal Khad is one of the   popular attractions of Palampur,  located at a distance of approximately 2 km from the main town.  The location is popularly known as Bundla Chasm. In addition, there is a stream 300 metres wide flowing through the region that besides being... Read More »
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