Located in the suburbs of Dharamsala, McLeod Ganj is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Himachal. The place has become suddenly very popular these days and increased the options of tourism here. This is the reason; McLeod Ganj tour is one of preferred holiday choices among many travelers. McLeod Ganj is situated at an altitude of 6,831 feet above the sea level amidst Dhauladhar mountain ranges. The place is also popular for its spiritual and peaceful atmosphere. It serves as the headquarters of exile Tibetan government and the abode of Tibetan Guru - Dalai Lama. McLeod Ganj seems to be small replica of Lhasa as it enjoys complete Tibetan lifestyle and culture. This is the reason; the place is often called as 'Little Lhasa'. Your McLeod Ganj trip brig numerous wonderful opportunities and by booking McLeod Ganj holiday packages, you will never regret.
Mid-March - end June
June - end September
Annual rainfall -250 cm-325 cm
Late November To Mid-February
The Namgyal Monastery:
Comprised of a remarkable architecture, The Namgyal Monastery is largely influenced by Tibetan style & craft. The monastery is working for young Tibetan monks to ensure the survival of the exclusive Tibetan Traditional Buddhist studies and practices.
Tsug la Khang:
This is a busy temple of the village housing shrine rooms. The largest shrine of the temple features a huge statue of the Buddha painted with Gold. Around the temple, there is a long meditation trail featuring small shrines, stupas and chorten.
About 50 km away from McLeod Ganj, Masroor Temple is located. It is considered to be built by Pandava. It is a collection of 15 monolithic rock-cut temples. There are many other places to visit in and near the village.