Tourist Places in Palampur

Places to Visit in Palampur

Palampur - #13 of 50 in Himachal Pradesh |
Palampur Average Rating - 5.6/7 1 based on 391 Ratings

Palampur is mostly preferred by travellers from Delhi, Gurgaon. The go to destination for types of travellers, be it family, kids and couples, Palampur is, however, mostly preferred by Couple, Family. The best season or months to visit places in Palampur are February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November. There are 17 tourist places in Palampur, which can be explored by travellers. Local attractions can be visited at any time of the day, be it early morning, afternoon, evening or night, as suitable for travellers. Sightseeing in Palampur can be done by travellers, which will take half a day or one day, but to see all sightseeing places, travellers need to stay in Palampur for 2 days to 3 days.
Travellers can also download HolidayIQ.com's Palampur Travel Guide to learn about places to visit in Palampur, browse through photos & pictures, explore Palampur using a map, and read sightseeing reviews. Recently reviewed tourist attractions in Palampur, which are great places to visit, are Baijnath Shiva temple, Andretta Artists' Village, Chamunda Devi, Tea Gardens, Saurabh Van Vihar. Palampur can be visited in summer, monsoon or winter.
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Palampur Tourist Places



Saurabh Van Vihar, Palampur
  • Type: Picnic Spot
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Saurabh Van Vihar, Palampur
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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... Read More »
"Good facilities for kids"3 weeks ago "Good to visit"Nov 23, 2014
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Tea Gardens, Palampur
  • Type: Tea estate
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Tea Gardens, Palampur
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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... Read More »
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Chamunda Devi, Palampur
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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... Read More »
"Really amazing"3 weeks ago "Enjoy the Aarti"Feb 3, 2014
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Baijnath Shiva temple, Palampur
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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... Read More »
  • Type: Village
Chauntra, Palampur
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Church of St. John, Palampur
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Kangra Fort, Palampur
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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... Read More »
  • Type: Monastery
Tashi Jong Monastery, Palampur
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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... Read More »
  • Type: Art Gallery
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Naam Art Gallery, Palampur
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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... Read More »
Dhauladhar National Park, Palampur
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Dhauladhar National Park, Palampur
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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... Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Jwalamukhi Temple, Palampur
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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... Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Brajeshwari Devi Temple, Palampur
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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... Read More »
  • Type: Temple
Bundlamata Temple, Palampur
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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 »
  • Type: Monastery
Sherbling, Palampur
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Ranked 14 of 17
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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... Read More »
  • Type: Hill
Al-Hill, Palampur
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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... Read More »
  • Type: Art Gallery
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Sobha Singh's Art Gallery, Palampur
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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... Read More »
Nevgal Khad, Palampur
  • Type: Picnic Spot
Nevgal Khad, Palampur
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Ranked 17 of 17
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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... Read More »

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