The treasure trove of scenic beauty, breathtaking nature, and architectural wonders, Chamba is situated at a juncture of the Dhauladhar and Zanskar ranges. With the rich colonial past and scenic attractions, Chamba is blessed with a pleasant climate and breathtaking beauty. Explore the mesmerizing beauty of the enthralling town with our wide range of meticulously designed Chamba tour packages and have a trip of a lifetime. This enchanting town is nestled on the right bank of the Ravi River and encompassed by dense forest. The snow-clad peaks in the backdrop of Chamba enhance its charm.
The vibrant town of Chamba borders Jammu and Kashmir. Popular for its lively culture and artistic heritage, Chamba is home to some of the renowned ancient temples dating back to the 4th century. These shrines are famous for their fine architecture, intricate carvings, and miniature paintings. Dotted with royal palaces, ancient temples, and significant landmarks, Chamba is a popular tourist destination among families and couples. For adventure lovers and thrill-seekers also, this place is a paradise as it is home to numerous trekking trails. During the Chamba tour, travelers can indulge in river rafting excursions, boating, trekking, hiking, and camping.
This city is known for its rich cultural heritage and some of the edifices built during British rule as well as Mughal rule. The architectural style of this region is influenced by the colonial era. Tourists can also indulge in shopping at famous emporiums and markets of the town and buy local handicrafts along with hand-woven textiles while enjoying the Chamba holidays. The fairs and festivals of Chamba including Minjar Fair and Suhi Mela are also known in the country for their rich culture.
Our tailor-made Chamba holiday packages offer a wide range of services including a guided sightseeing tour and comfortable stays. With the help of our travel experts, one can modify the itinerary as per their requirements and budget. These tour packages are designed in such a way that they cater to the economical to luxury travelers.
Best Places to Visit on your Chamba Trip
This stunning town is home to some of the renowned architectural marvels, quaint villages, glistening lakes, ancient temples, prehistoric forts, and famous shrines. Chamba serves as the base camp for several treks in the great Himalayan ranges. The stunning beauty of this majestic town attracts a large number of tourists throughout the year. This mesmerizing hill town is marked by alpine tree covers, rich wildlife, and dense forest. There is also no dearth of things to do in Chamba and tourists can partake in boating, camping, kayaking, canoeing, sailing, and bird watching, which makes the trip to Chamba memorable. Some of the best places to visit during the Chamba trip are:
- Laxmi Narayan Temple
- Chamunda Devi Temple
- Katasan Devi Temple
- Chandrasekhar Temple
- Rang Mahal
- Manimahesh Kailash Peak
- Bhuri Singh Museum
- Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary
- Himachal Emporium
- Chamera Lake
- Church of Scotland
- Akhand Chandi Temple
- Vajreshwari Temple
Best Time to Plan a Visit to Chamba
Chamba enjoys salubrious weather throughout the year and attracts tourists all year round. However, the best time to visit Chamba is the summer season when the weather remains pleasant during the daytime, which makes the sightseeing tour comfortable. From March to June, the region enjoys moderate temperature during the day and considerably cold at night. The temperature ranges between 14? C and 25? C in summer. It is a perfect place to escape from the scorching heat. Tourists can stroll in the town, delight in the breathtaking beauty, and indulge in outdoor activities. In summer, the sky remains clear, which is an amazing time to witness the breathtaking beauty of the surrounding. Suhi Mela is celebrated in summer, which is among the major festivities of the town and offers glimpses of rich traditions as well as the vibrant lifestyle of locals.
In the monsoon season, the town receives heavy rainfall and transforms the town into a picturesque place. The lush greenery and misty surroundings make it a haven for nature lovers. However, this is not a great time to indulge in adventure activities including trekking and hiking as the trails become slippery in the rainy season. The Minjar Festival is celebrated in the monsoon season, which is among the major festivities of Chamba. The winter season is also a good time to visit Chamba when the region experiences cold climatic conditions and sometimes, the temperature reaches below freezing point. Travelers can partake in thrilling activities including skiing and snowboarding. For budget tourists, it is a great time to get heavy discounts.
How to Reach Chamba for a Wonderful Vacation
Chamba does not have its own airport and railway station. The nearest airport from Chamba is Pathankot, which is located 102 km away. There are regular direct and connecting flights from Delhi, Chandigarh, Jammu, Mumbai, Kolkata, and Ahmedabad for Pathankot. From the airport, tourists can hire a taxi or board a bus for Chamba, which are easily available. The other major airports near Chamba are Amritsar and Kangra Airports from where tourists can easily travel to Chamba.
Pathankot railway station is the nearest railhead from Chamba, located at 120 km. This railhead is well connected with the northern as well as other states including Delhi, Chandigarh, Amritsar, Ambala, Ludhiana, Karnal, Mumbai, Pune, Chennai, and Jaipur. From the railway station, tourists can board state-run or private buses for Chamba. Also, private taxis are easily available from the national capital and cities of Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, and Haryana. Chamba is well-connected with the major cities and towns of the nearby states by highways that are well-maintained.
Best Accommodation to stay on your Chamba Tour
Chamba is the major town of Himachal Pradesh and is home to some of the amazing tourist destinations. This hill town thrives with the tourists throughout the year and to cater to the demands of travelers, Chamba houses numerous accommodation options. From budget homestays to luxury resorts, Chamba has everything to make a trip memorable. The hotels and guest houses of Chamba are equipped with modern amenities that offer a comfortable stay to the visitors. Some of the best accommodation options in Chamba are:
- Anantson Resort
- Orchard Huts
- Hotel Chamunda View
- Hotel Holiday Home
- Dhruv House Homestay
- Mahajan Guest House
- Shepherd Hill Resort
- Mid Conifer Resort and Cottage
Hotel Comfort Inn