Hostels in Mcleodganj

Backpacker Hostels In

Mcleodganj

Almost declared as the summer capital of India during British rule, Mcleodganj has a colourful history when it comes to its formation. Now known as ‘Little Lhasa’, due to the large number of Tib....

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Destination

Altitude:

7500 ft

Destination

Population:

169,578*

What’s Mcleodganj famous for?

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TRIUND TREK

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CAFE CULTURE

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MONASTERIES

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SERENE VIBES

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CAMPING

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TIBETAN CULTURE

Itinerary

How to spend a day in Mcleodganj

8:00 AM

Wake up at the beautiful Hosteller Mcleodganj and enjoy the beautiful view of the mountains.

9:00 AM

Start your day with a delicious breakfast at Common Ground Cafe, which serves breakfast items such as pancakes, omelets, and coffee. It's located on Jogiwara Road.

10:00 AM

After breakfast, take a 2.5 km trek to the Bhagsunag Waterfall, which is located near the Bhagsunath Temple. Enjoy the scenic view and the refreshing waterfall.

12:00 PM

Visit the Dalai Lama Temple Complex, which is located in the heart of McLeodganj. Explore the temple, the museum, and the various prayer halls. You can also visit the Tsuglagkhang Complex, which is adjacent to the temple complex.

Things to do in Mcleodganj

Namgyal Monastery is a 16th-century monastery known for its architecture and Tibetan Buddhism teachings. You must attend the Namgyal Monastery’s annual prayer festival, Monlam Prayer Festival, which takes place in February or March each year.
Dal Lake is a small scenic lake nestled amidst the beautiful deodar trees, The lake is surrounded by several temples and shrines, including the famous Lord Shiva temple on its banks. There is also a tiny island in the middle of the lake which is accessible via a small boat and is believed to be the abode of Lord Shiva.
Triund Hill trek starts from Mcleodganj and takes you through lush green forests, rocky terrain, and breathtaking views of the Dhauladhar range. This moderate to easy trek stretches 9km and takes 4-5 hours. Enjoy the surrounding peaks and the Kangra Valley below from the summit point.
Dharamshala is a quaint town on the lap of the Himalayas in Kangra, famous for its monasteries and residence of the Dalai Lama. The stunning Dhauladhar range surrounds this town, offering adventure activities like a 200 meters long zipline over the valley. Explore Dharamshala. Enjoy this small town and its unique blended pahadi and Tibetan culture with its natural beauty.
The Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts (TIPA) is a cultural center established in 1959 by the 14th Dalai Lama. TIPA offers various programs, including music, dance, theater, and traditional Tibetan opera. Its museum also houses a collection of traditional Tibetan costumes, masks, and musical instruments.

HOSTELS IN MCLEODGANJ

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The Hosteller Mcleodganj, Upper Bhagsu

The Hosteller Mcleodganj, Upper Bhagsu

Located in upper Bhagsu near Dharamkot, The Hosteller Mcleodganj, Upper Bhagsu is a vibrant backpacker hostel themed around a fusion of Tibetan and Himachali art & culture mixed with modern & smart design.

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Starting @452/night

The Hosteller Mcleodganj, Mall Road

The Hosteller Mcleodganj, Mall Road

Right in the heart of India’s ‘Little Lhasa’ is The Hosteller Mcleodganj Mall Road. A five minute walk from the colourful Mall Road, this hostel is in the middle of all the action without being overwhelming when you want to kick back and relax.

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Starting @552/night

The Hosteller Mcleodganj, Bhagsu

The Hosteller Mcleodganj, Bhagsu

Say hello to The Hosteller Bhagsu, our third backpacker hostel in the heart of Little Lhasa. Every room here offers a breathtaking view of the distant peaks, inviting guests to wake up to the alluring beauty of Mcleodganj. Designed to be your ideal mountain escape, this hostel is conveniently located and a picture perfect abode for those bitten with the travel bug. The hostel's facade is an impressive glass structure, marked with vinyl work and standing out like a yellow beacon amidst the mountain scenery. The Hosteller Bhagsu offers an easy gateway to explore the enchanting surroundings, being walking distance from the famous Bhagsunag temple, waterfall and Shiva Cafe.

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Starting @488/night

HOSTELS NEAR MCLEODGANJ

The Hosteller Bir

The Hosteller Bir

Located right across from the primary bus stand in the town, The Hosteller Bir features comfy rooms, a big open air cafe, a hammock lounge, bonfire areas and a super friendly furry host, Joey.

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Starting @358/night

The Hosteller Kareri

The Hosteller Kareri

Nestled in the bosom of the verdant valley, The Hosteller Kareri is the first hostel in this vicinity. Relaxing, utterly peaceful and perfect for the folks looking to TRULY get away from their city's hustle and bustle.

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Starting @462/night

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