Palampur, Himachal Pradesh
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Palampur:- Palampur (1219 m) is situated in a idyllic valley priding itself with tea gardens, and hills covered with pine trees. Palampur town came into being when tea plantation was introduced in the 19th century. Palampur became a focus for the planters. Kangra tea, with its center at Palampur, has been internationally acclaimed since then. Palampur is thronged tourists and is now being developed as a large tourist centre. A ropeway and an amusement park is also on proposed to be constructed. An Agricultural University and a Central Scientific Research Institute’s IHBT are pride of the town. While stay in Palampur town one could go for one of the several pleasant walks around the town. A short walk from here takes one to the awe inspiring Bundla Chasm which has a fall of over 100 meters to the Bundla stream. There are other various places you can visit while on your tour to Palampur, besides taking a stroll of the beautiful surrounding and the wooded areas close to Palampur.
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Hotel Taragarh Palace, Palampur, Himachal Pradesh
Hotel Taragarh Palace, Palampur was built in the early 1930s as a summer resorts. It was bought by the royal family of Jammu & Kashmir in 1951 for the dowager Maharani who lived there for several years. It is now run as a hotel by the present royal family. It is now open to public as a professionally managed Heritage Hotel, registered with the Govt. Of India.
Taragarh has 26 rooms and air conditioned suites.
• Tea/Coffee maker
• Multicusine Imperial Dining Hall
• Swimming Pool ( April - Oct)
• Bridge table
• Conference facilities
• Horse Riding
• Fitness Centre
• Professional Ayurvedic Massages
DJ Nights, Camp Fires
All rooms are beautifully furnished with all modern facilities.
Running hot & cold water.
Free covered car parking.
Doctor on Call.
Sightseeing of Palampur or places to visit:-
Tashijong Monastery: Where you could see the Tibetan Carpet Weaving factory, Thanka Paintings and wooden carvings. You could also meet the young incarnated Guruji.
Sherabling Monastery : Originally located in Kham, Eastern Tibet, the Sherab Ling Monastery has been rebuild near the town of Bir, according to principles of the ancient science of geomancy.
Hang Gliding, Billiing: A beacon for the hang gliders the world over. In the month of May & June a tented colony is set up and organized by Himachal Pradesh Tourism Development Corporation to facilitate the hang gliders. This site is considered as one of the finest sites for hang gliding in the world.
Andretta Potteries: You could visit Andretta the charming village, once the home of the famous painter Sardar Shobha Singh and playwright Norah Richards. You could actually see the works of Sardar Shobha Singh. It is now transferred into a center for varied artistic activities. Pottery lessons could be had here at cost.
Air: Nearest airport is at Gaggal 40 km & Pathankot 110 km.
Rail: Palampur is connected by Pathankot-Jogindernagar narrow gauge railway line.
Road: Palampur is also accessible by road and there are many buses from Dharamshala 40 kms, Kangra 38 kms, Kullu 205 kms & Shimla 259 kms.
Distances from Palampur
Places to visit Km
Baijnath Shiv Temple 16
Chamunda Devi Temple 25
Jwalamukhi temple 60
Kangra fort 40
Neugal Khad 3
Taragarh Palace Hotel 11