Khajjiar also referred to as ‘Mini Switzerland’ is a well known hill station. Situated in the Himalayan mountain range approximately 26 km from Dalhousie in Himachal Pradesh, it is bequeathed with a pleasant climate and natural beauty. Khajjiar is a popular travel destination due to its dense forest and vast green meadows. The Chamera Lake and Khajjiar Lake add to the charm of this place.
Plan a trip to Khajjiar to enjoy its stunning beauty and its picturesque landscape. If you love trekking, this is an ideal destination for you. The starting point for trekking is at the hamlet and you get to trek to Dalhousie, Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary, Chamba and other places. Trekking is one of the things one can indulge in Khajjiar.
Zorbing is famous in Khajjiar during the months of April and May. Zorbing is a very common recreational activity that entails rolling downhill while inside a plastic orb. Khajjiar is also an ideal place for wildlife photographers and nature lovers who will delight in the Khajjiar Kalatop sanctuary. The sanctuary also has several species of exotic fauna and flora.
Get to visit the Khajiang temple, which is rich in history. This temple dates back to the 12th century and still stands in the magnificent splendour in Khajjiar. You can also enjoy playing golf at the Golf Course. During the summer, enjoy horse riding which is one of the popular tourist activities.
You do not have to worry about where to stay or what to eat. Khajjiar has budget hotels, luxury hotels as well as resorts for accommodation. Almost every hotel offers panoramic views of the snow-clad mountains. Enjoy Indian cuisine and other cuisines during your stay in the small town. Access Khajjiar easily by buses and taxis, the nearest railway station is Gurdaspur (145km), Pathankot (110km) and Jammu (250km). The nearest airport is Dharamsala (122km), Amristar (210km) and Jammu (250km).