Palampur Tourism, India 2020 (50 Tours & Activities)
A quiet little town situated against the backdrop of the Neugal chasm, Palampur is one of the best-known places to visit in Himachal Pradesh. Boasting of vast tea plantations, the quaint little town sits on a plateau, and commands an excellent panoramic view of the Kangra Valley.Owing to the number of streams that make its way through Palampur, such as the Bundle and the Nuegal Khad, the town derives its name from ‘palum’, the local word for water.

Dotted with a number of lakes, the town of Palampur is best known for its rolling green tea estates. With thick forests of pines and deodars dotting the place, this picturesque town boasts of a traditional Himachali beauty.
Dhauladhar National Park is the biggest National Park of Palampur.

Blessed with a rich natural flora and fauna, the National Park houses a vibrant collection of endemic species, making it a popular tourist spot among wildlife enthusiasts. The rustic beauty of the town is also displayed through its magnificently crafted temples, such as the Shiva Temple or the Vindhyavasini Temple at Baijnath.

Owing to the aero-adventure opportunities available here, Palampur is one of the ideal places to visit in Himachal for adventure enthusiasts. The Bir-Billing area near Palampur is a popular destination for paragliding, trekking as well as a number of other aero-sports.

There are a number of different trekking trails available in Palampur, and most of these trails are suitable for beginners. The town is also known for its vibrant fests and fairs, such as the Shivratri Fair in Baijnath, or the Holi fair which takes place in the month of March.

Influenced by the monsoons, the summers in Palampur, between April to August, remain fairly warm, with the temperature towards the higher side. Winters here are cool and pleasant, and do not experience subzero temperatures. The monsoon months between July and September experience extremely heavy rainfall, although the town remains relatively arid throughout the rest of the year.
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12 December 2019
Excellent
Perfect getaway amidst serene mountains,peace and quite. If you are looking for a quite holiday this place is it.Located somewhere between Dharamshala and Palampur, the place is perched on a mountain top with beautiful valley view.Food was well prepared. Thanks to Thrillophilia.
12 December 2019
Excellent
We had a great holiday experience with this truly fascinating place. The best thing was the personal involvement of each staff member to make our holiday memorable. The hospitality exhibited by them was of a very high order. The staff is very well behaved, professional and compassionate. Enjoyed alot there .Thanks To Team Thrillophilia and vendor.
12 December 2019
Excellent
The stay is surrounded by lush green sceneries which makes you feel fresh & it is a treat to eyes, away from city the homestay makes you feel like home as the stay is really comfortable. The food was great and we really enjoyed our time being there. Must recommended.
12 December 2019
Excellent
Waking up to the views of mountains and the birds chirping with beautiful sunrise was worth every penny spent. Would love to visit again. Staff was very helpful, food was good. Stay arrangements were neat and clean and the location is amazing full of greenery.
12 December 2019
Excellent
It was an amazing experience as we got to enjoy this homestay at Palampur. Everything was up to the mark including beautiful rooms that had all the required amenities, helpful punctual staff, delicious food and most importantly the mesmerizing view nature’s beauty all around.
12 December 2019
Excellent
Palampur is loaded with scenic beauty and Thrillophilia brought as close to me as possible with a touch of authenticity of the locals along with traditional delicacies from the regional kitchens.