Palampur Tourism, Himachal Pradesh
Palampur is an appealing hill station in the state of Himachal Pradesh. It is at a distance of 35 km from Dharamshala and attracts a lot of tourists owing to rice fields and its scenic tea plantations. There are a lot of interesting things to do in Palampur. The pine trees covering the slopes make the town green. While the tranquil location, the unending beauty, and a multitude of activities in Palampur make it a top spot for travelers.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row height=”auto”][vc_column][us_image_slider ids=”9625,9626,9627,9628,9629″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row height=”auto”][vc_column][vc_column_text]Palampur derived its name from the term ‘Pulum’ which means “lots of water” in the local language. It is surrounded by a large number of slopes of emerald green tea plantation. Palampur is reckoned as the ‘The tea Capital of North India,’ as it is a major center of tea production. It has a moderate climate and can be visited throughout the year. The best time to visit Palampur is in summers (Apr-Jun) and winters (Nov- Feb).[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row height=”auto”][vc_column][ultimate_info_banner banner_title=”Explore More Tour Packages Here” banner_desc=”Get The Best Of Himachal Tour Packages With Himalayan Trips” button_text=”Explore Now” button_link=”url:http%3A%2F%2Fhimalyantrips.com|||” banner_image=”id^8633|url^http://blogs.himalyantrips.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/Untitled-design.png|caption^null|alt^null|title^Untitled design|description^null” button_color=”#dd9933″ button_text_color=”#ffffff”][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row height=”auto”][vc_column][vc_column_text]
How to Reach Palampur
By Rail: Palampur has its own railway station connecting it to important cities of Himachal Pradesh. This railway station lies on the major Palampur – Kangra Valley connecting Palampur to Pathankot and Kangra. Taxis are available from outside the railway stations.
By Air: Gaggal airport in Dharamsala is the nearest airport to Palampur. It is located at a distance of 40 km. Sri Guru Ram Dass Jee International Airport in Amritsar is the second nearest airport around 231 km.
By Road: It is well- connected by a network of roads. State-run buses work on a regular basis. To Palampur from Mandi, Dharamshala, Pathankot, Jogindernagar, Shimla, Chandigarh, Gurdaspur, Sandhole and so on. Hiring private taxis and cabs is also a suitable option.