Palampur

Palampur | Tourist Place Himachal Pradesh

Palampur town is situated at 1200 m height from sea level, in the foothills of Dhauladhar ranges in Kangra valley. Palampur is surrounded by pine trees and Tea gardens.

A pleasant view of snow clad peaks of Dhauladhar is visible from Palampur. The place enjoys a year-round pleasant climate and the pine scented air make the climate more pleasant and calm.

Lush green tea gardens and small streams add more contrast in the beauty. The combination of greenery and numerous streams flowing from the mountains gives Palampur a distinctive look. Palampur is called the tea capital of northwest India.

Palampur hosts a moderate climate all over the year.

Weather and Climate

Places And Activities

NEUGAL CAFE: Located at a distance of 3 kms from palampur this restaurant provides good food and great time for visitors. It is a popular picnic spot which offers great views of dhauladhar ranges.

SOBHA SINGH ART GALLERY, ANDRETTA:This is a perfect place for art lovers where beautiful art work of famous artist Shri Sobha Singh is on display. He spent 38 years of his life in Andretta and contributed a lot for art world while staying here.

GOPALPUR: This place is famous for its zoo where you can see various wild animals like Lion, tiger , bear etc.

How to reach?


The airport is at Gaggal (Kangra) 37 km from Palampur. Nearest broad gauge railway station is at Pathankot at a distance of 115 km and the narrow gauge railway station is at Maranda, 4 km from the town. Taxis and buses are available at all places. By road Palampur is 545 km from Delhi.


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