Khajjiar, the Mini Switzerland of India is located approximately 1,920 Mts above the sea level in Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh. Being a picturesque town, you can enjoy a great time here with your picnic party that includes your friends and family members. For honeymooners, Khajjiar acts as a perfect destination ..more.
Khajjiar, the Mini Switzerland of India is located approximately 1,920 Mts above the sea level in Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh. Being a picturesque town, you can enjoy a great time here with your picnic party that includes your friends and family members. For honeymooners, Khajjiar acts as a perfect destination to enjoy and spend a rejoiced time with your companion. Surrounded by thick deodar and pine forests, Khajjiar is best known for its snow-capped mountain peaks, striking lakes, rivers and more.
Places To Visit In Khajjiar:-
Khajjiar Lake and Ground:
The Khajjiar Lake is an astonishing high altitude lake often visited by many tourists. Located at a height of around 1,920 meter, Khajjiar Lake is shadowed by Deodar forests, grassland and hills, the lake bestows spectacular view.
Catch the first-hand view of the captivating Mount Kailash in Khajjar, Chamba.
Khajji Nag Temple:
The Khajji Naga temple is a well-known and holiest temple in the region, dedicated to the lord of serpents and built in 12th century.
Panch Pandav Tree:
The Panch Pandav Tree in Khajjar is famous for its shoots. According to legends, the five shoots of this tree stand for the Five Pandavas and the last one symbolises Draupadi.
Within the dense deodar forest of Khajjiar are situated many small villages like Rota, Ladi, etc which are principally located close to the slopes and famous for their apple and apricot forests.
Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary:
At Khajjar, you can enjoy watching different species of wildlife including; Leopard, Bear, Deer, Squirrel, Barking Goral, Serow, Langur, Jackal and Himalayan Black Marten. Located just 9 kms away from Gandhi Chowk, Kalatop wildlife sanctuary is surrounded by thick forests. Go on to take a full view of jeep safari here.
Golden Devi Temple:
The Golden Devi Temple in Khajjiar is named due to the golden dome of the temple. Located on the edge of the Khajjiar Lake, the temple’s golden spire is a major attraction.
Lord Shiva Statue:
Do not miss out on visiting a magnanimous 85 ft statue of Lord Shiva, one of the tallest in the entire Himachal Pradesh.
Visitors can indulge into interesting sporting activities like horse-riding, Paragliding and Zorbing here. Zorbing is a more upcoming sport in the area the huge meadows and valleys here provide an ideal place for the sport.