Famous Places Around

Suitable location

Sagrika Resort is ideally situated on the Mall road and so is very easily accessible. The ideal situation of the Sagrika Resort Dalhousie provides you with an advantage to explore the famous places around Sagrika Resort with ease. There are a number of beautiful and famous places near Sagrika Resort Dalhousie which you can visit to explore the diverse beauty of Dalhousie and its surrounding areas. Here are some of the finest places near Sagrika Resort Dalhousie.

Suitable location

Ajit Singh Memorial

4 km. from Sagrika Resort Dalhousie. Sardar Ajit Singh, a great freedom fighter, breathed his last on the day India gained independence, 15th August, 1947. His 'Samadhi' is located at Dalhousie's Panjphulla, a picturesque spot with a natural tank and water flowing under small bridges from which the place takes its name. At Panjphulla, there is a 'Samarak' in the memory of Sardar Ajit Singh. On the way to Panchpula is Satdhara springs gurgling with refreshing water, believed to contain some medicinal properties. Panchpula stream is the main source of water supply to Dalhousie and Baloon.

Ajit Singh Memorial

Kalatop

10 km. from Sagrika Resort Dalhousie. The spot commands a beautiful and grand panoramic view of the surrounding landscape and eye travels wide over hill and dale, field and forest, smooth and ruggedness, till in the direction of Jammu and Kashmir, it meets a horizon of snow peaks. Kalatop in Chambiali dialect means a 'black cap'. A beautiful Forest Rest House with a chowkidar residence stands amidst the thick forest. The place comes under a Wild life sanctuary known as Kalatop Khajjiar Sanctuary.

Kalatop

Khajjiar

22 Kms from Sagrika Resort Dalhousie referred as the Mini Switzerland of India is one of the finest Saucer shaped meadows lined by tall Deodar Trees and a Lake in the middle with over an 500 year old Wooden Nag Temple near to the Lake. Khajjiar has the thick forest of the Kalatop Khajjiar sanctuary surrounding its soft green grass. The moment one enters the picturesque Khajjiar, one is welcomed by a yellow Swiss sign for ‘hiking path’ which reads “Mini Switzerland”.

Khajjiar

Chamera Lake

36 Kms is from Sagrika Resort Dalhousie and on the way to Chamba. This is the reservoir of the Chamera dam built over the river Ravi. Chamera lake is an artificial lake came into existence as a consequence of Chamera Hydroelectric project. The Dam site enjoy very sharp fluctuations in climate between April to June. During the day it can get very hot (around 35 degree centigrade) though by the evening, temperatures fall to between 18 to 20 degree centigrade.

Chamera Lake

Bhalei Mata Temple

40 km from Sagrika Resort Dalhousie and on the way to Chamba, Bhalei Mata Temple is located on high hill and commands a panoramic view of surrounding areas and especially of the vast water reservoire Chamera Lake. Bhalei Mata Temple is dedicated to the Hindu Goddess Bhadra. It is around 3800 feet in altitude and located in Bhalei sub-tehsil. The temple is one of the prime attractions of Chamba valley and hosts a large number of pilgrims from near and far especially during Navratras period.

Bhalei Mata Temple

Chamba

60 km from Sagrika Resort Dalhousie the erstwhile capital of the famous Chamba State is a worth visiting place, it has one of the oldest Temples of the country and the finest Art & Crafts of the Pahari Style. Chamba, the land of gods is rich in culture and inhabited by colourful people. Fascinated by its breathtaking landscapes, beauty and rich culture, the historians have described Chamba as Achamba ( the Charming ).

Chamba