Travel Tips: This hill station of Himachal Pradesh is called the 'Switzerland' of India, very beautiful!
The craze of Indian tourists to travel abroad is increasing. However, not everyone can afford to fulfill this dream as foreign tours cost lakhs of rupees. But if you wish, there are many such places in India that surpass other countries in their natural beauty.
The beauty of Khajjiar located in Himachal Pradesh attracts not only Indian but also foreign tourists. The beauty of the plains here can mesmerize anyone. Lush green views, clouds over the mountains, and blue sky make this place very special.
Khajjiar is located in the Chamba district. It is at an altitude of 1900 meters above sea level. The history here is considered very ancient. The place is said to have been named after the Khajji Naga temple built in the 10th century.
You can enjoy paragliding and trekking in Khajjiar. Here you can also see some views of Mount Kailash. The Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary here is also worth a visit. Many types of animals and birds can be seen here. Khajjiar has an 85 ft idol of Lord Shankar.
If you go to Khajjiar, you can also take out time for Dalhousie, which is just 24 km from here. The nearest railway station from Khajjiar is Pathankot, which is approximately 95 km away. Trains run from many other cities in the country including Delhi.
From Pathankot railway station you can take a taxi to Khajjiar. Gaggal Airport is the nearest airport, which is 130 km away. Flights operate from Chandigarh, Delhi, and Kullu. Khajjiar is well connected to all the major cities of Himachal if you come here by road. Regular buses available from Shimla, Chamba, and Dalhousie.