A peaceful experience of a lifetime in Mcleodganj
When you get tired from the hectic and busy life of city, you need to relax and spend some time in the lap of nature where you could get plenty of peaceful moments with your family and loved ones. If you want to spend one such vacation, the hills stations offer you great choice for that. There are plenty of hill stations in India, which offer great biodiversity along with picturesque natural sceneries, serene environments and surroundings. One such hill station is Mcleodganj.
Mcleodganj is a small suburb situated in Dharamshala in the state of Himachal Pradesh. It is mainly famous for being the residence of Tibetan political and religious leader His holiness Dalai Lama. It is a great attraction for tourists from all over India and world. It can be great place for those who have interest in learning about the Tibetan Buddhist Philosophy. There are several Buddhists monasteries where you can learn a lot about Tibetan Buddhism. Here are some of the places you can visit while you are in Mcleodganj.
It is the office and residence place of great Dalai Lama. It is place with a lot of statues of Buddha and bodhisattvas. It is a place a great sense of peace and a premier place for those who have interest in learning about Tibetan Buddhism.
This temple is centuries old and was built by King Bhagsu. It is a temple dedicated to Hindu god, Lord Shiva. IF you are in Mcleodganj, you must visit this temple for its beauty and the beautiful marketplace outside the temple. The temple also has a small pool which is filled with chilled and running water.
At a distance of around 1 KM from Bhagsu Nag temple, is situated the Bhagsu Nag waterfall. It is one of the greatest attractions for tourists in Mcleodganj. In summers, it is a big waterfall with running water and in winter, the waterfalls freezes giving a magnificent view. You can enjoy a great tie near the fall.
Dal Lake is another natural marvel of Mcleodganj. It is a serene water body surrounded by tall deodar trees. Those who visit this place in search of peace and natural beauty, the Dal Lake is the perfect place for them.
Triund is a camping ground which is situated at the higher elevations in Mcleodganj. It is a premier place for those who search adventure and thrill. It is nice place for an overnight camping, mountain hiking and climbing, and mountain biking and other adventure sports. From here, you can have magnificent view of the snow capped peaks of Dhauladhar mountain range.
Keep in mind that while on your trip to Mcleodganj, you must pack some winter clothes as the climate here is frigid, even in summers. Some cotton thermals men along with some winter jackets would be good to take with you while heading for Mcleodganj.