Known as one of the most picturesque valleys of the lower Himalayas, the Kangra Valley is full of greenery and provides a tremendous contrast in the nature of places you visit. The region is famous for arts and crafts. Crafts like the exquisitely designed shawls and miniature paintings of this region are internationally appreciated. ALSO SEE Five lesser known summer destinations
BEST PLACES TO STAY IN KANGRA
Guest houses located in the Kangra Valley give tourists a breathtaking view of the valley and the mountains beyond. However, these have to be booked well in advance. Many hotels provide extra facilities like Ayurveda massages, fitness centers, horse riding and swimming pools.
Modern life requirements like high speed internet and television are found in most hotels. Some hotels have in-house stores that sell honey, rice, opium and other spices cultivated in Kangra.
Budget to mid-range hotels can be found here conveniently.
BEST PLACES TO EAT IN KANGRA
Rice, tea, potatoes, opium, spices, wool and honey are the chief exports of the region. The restaurants serve simple and well prepared meals.
BEST TIME TO VISIT KANGRA
The average minimum and maximum temperature of Kangra is as given below. The best time to visit Kangra is also specified.
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