Spending quality time with your loved one is essential to strengthen your bond. If you are looking for ways to spend quality time with your partner, a romantic getaway to Dharamshala should be on the cards. A serene place with a peaceful environment and mesmerizing landscapes, Dharamshala offers the perfect setting to forget the hustle-bustle of city life. If you’re planning a visit to Dharamshala, stay at one of the best 5-star resort in Dharamshala – Rakkh Resort. To help you make the most of your trip, this blog covers five fascinating places to visit in Dharamshala with your loved one. Take a look.
Gifted with the magnificent views of the Himalayas, Mcleodganj is one of the romantic getaways near Dharamshala. Located 3 kilometers away from Dharamshala town, McLeodGanj is home to an exceptionally hospitable Tibetan population and has various attractions. In addition to soaking in magnificent landscapes, you can trek in the Dhauladhar mountains, shop for Tibetan handicrafts, or hang out and enjoy the spiritual vibe at local monasteries and temples.
Nestled in the Dhauladhar ranges of the Himalayas is the Chinmaya Tapovan Ashram. An ideal place for meditation, the ashram gives you an opportunity to relax in a serene environment. The ashram is known for being the last resting place of Swami Chinmayananda, who attained ‘Mahasamadhi’ in August 1993. Today, the ashram is famous for the Vedic teachings of this great saint. You can also shop for religious books and CDs at the bookshop located here.
Dalai Lama temple
Dalai Lama or Tsuglagkhang Temple is another must-visit destination when on a trip to Dharamshala. It is the frequent preaching spot of Dalai Lama. The Dalai Lama temple is popular for sightseeing and meditation. Once you enter the temple, you can find a few lamas in the way. Here, you can enjoy Dalai Lama’s preaching, experience yoga and meditation and can explore a small museum with photographs of Dalai Lama, martyrs, Tibetan culture, and others.
St John’s Church
Located just 8 kilometers from McLeod Ganj lies the charming church of St. John. The Church is a great tourist place that draws the attention of hundreds of devotees and travelers every year. If time allows, attend the Sunday mass, and take a walk through the memorial graveyard of Lord Elgin who passed away at Dharamsala in 1863. The church too is a great place for meditation.
Located about 11 kilometers from Dharamshala, Bhagsu Falls is another popular tourist place in Dharamshala surrounded by stunning cliffs and trees. Visit the Bhagsunag temple to seek the blessings of Lord Shiva, which is on the way to Triund. This ensure that you can continue your journey to Triund after visiting the elegant waterfall.
It’s Time to Explore the City!
Dharamshala, one of the most-visited tourist places in Himachal Pradesh, offers a picturesque view of the scenic beauty of Himalaya ranges. In addition to getting close to nature, you can stay at a 5-star resort, such as Rakkh, to experience the best of luxury and comfort as well as get an opportunity to experience local Himachali food and culture. Nestled in the lap of Himalayan ranges, the resort has many cottages that offer a beautiful view of the surrounding mountains and valleys. To book your stay, call +91-124-4908-616, +91-88004-09567, or +91-98169-99300.