Khajjiar Travel Guide
Khajjiar is a popular mountain region in Chamba (Himachal Pradesh, India), to be found around 24 km from Dalhousie. Khajjiar is found on a small flat terrain with a tiny stream-fed lake amidst that has been enclosed over with wild plants. The mountain is bordered by fields and forests. It is approx 6,500 feet on top of sea level in the foothills of the Dhauladhar series of the Western Himalayas can be seen from the distance. Khajjiar can be accessed from Dalhousie as it is very close to it. It has an uncommon mixture of 3 ecosystems: lake, meadows and woods.
How to Reach
Air – Khajjiar is accessible through the Gaggal airport located at a distance of 120 km in Dharamshala. Taxis and buses are easily approachable from the airport to Khajjiar.
Rail – The closest railway station is situated at a distance of 118 km in Pathankot. Trains can be found from Chandigarh, Delhi and Amritsar till Pathankot. Taxis can be booked to reach the destination.
Road – Khajjiar is well associated by road to all the major cities of Himachal Pradesh containing Chamba, Shimla and Dalhousie. Government and private buses runs regularly on the route. On the other hand, you can make way from these cities to Khajjiar.
Best Time to visit
Khajjiar is recognized as the paradise on the earth, which depicts about its floras and faunas. You can travel the destination anytime, but the best time to visit here is summer, which starts from April to July.
|Summers||April to July||32°c – 44°c|
|Monsoon||July to Aug||22°c – 35°c|
|Winter||Oct to March||0°c – 17°c|