Along with my friend, I left
Panchpula have a historic effigy of late ajeet singh (Bhagat Sign’s paternal uncle). Panchpula has a beautiful waterfall.
Day2: Khajjiar - Chamba -
After a 6 hrs sleep, I awoke at 6 in the morning, took bath and had little walk on the Mall. There were the most relaxing moments of whole trip. We went to
We had a pic with Satish. He was there for a movie shoot out in Bakhot hills.
Khajjiar is the most exotic and scenic beauty place around 22 Km from Dalhousie.
At an altitude of 6400 ft, this saucer like, green meadow, with a small lake at center, is enclosed between deodar trees. I liked horseback riding and strolling.
We reached Chamba city at around 2:30 PM, but got disappointed after looking at chaotic condition of Chugan promenade.
The famous Manjar festival takes place in Chugan. Chamba has her history as old a 10th AD.
At that time, the Laxhmi Narayan temples were built. These temples have lord Vishnu and Shiva effigies. There are Sui mata and Chamunda temples uphill around 3 Km away. Chamba is situated along side river
We missed the opportunity to visit Rang Mahal due to shortage of time. Also, adding to our bad luck, the Bhuri Singh museum was closed for state holiday.
There was a marvelous view of snow on 11000 feet high mountains of
From local people I came to know that river Chandrabhaga (or
Next we moved on to Chamera in kriyan village। NHPC Chamera is divided into 3 stages as Chamera 1, 2, 3 located at different places - Kheri, kriyan, garola।
दय३: दैन्कुंद, कलातोप
Trekking 10000 feet hills is always adventurous, so how could we miss such an opportunity? Dainkund is 15 Km ahead of Dalhousie towards Khajjiar. Turn right at Lakkarmandi, 10 Km from Dalhousie. We started walking the hill at 10:30 and reached our destiny at 11:45. Dainkund is 5 Km uphill, but we took shortcuts, which are always tiring to thighs. After half the walk is over, one could see Air Force Radar at hill टॉप.