Top 5 Must Do's in McleodganjEdit This
Visit Tsuglag Khang
is the most significant Buddhist temple in McLeodganj. The temple is situated
just opposite the residence of the Dalai Lama. This is considered to be the
largest Tibetan Temple
and has a big meditation hall. You can find the early teaching of Buddhism in India
here. The temple is also the training place for the monks who are associated
with the temple.
Picnic at Bhagsu Waterfall
For romantics, this is an ideal place to visit. Just few kilometers from the town
this is perfect place to explore the beauty of nature in a serene atmosphere.
You are bound to forget all about your worries and stress with just a glimpse
of this beautiful cascade. This is also a sacred place for the Hindus and the place of a famous ancient Shiv
Temple, the Bhagsunath
Go Camping and Trekking
If you are really the adventurous
type then do not miss trekking and hiking in the Himalayan ranges. Triund is
the famous trekking spot and is perfect for camping with family
and friends. You can also get a magnificent view of the snow capped Himalayas
McLeodganj is "Tibet
in India". You
can feel the essence of Tibetan culture in the air everywhere. Do not miss to taste the most exclusive dish
of Tibet, momos. The specialty is one you will never find anywhere else. Try the mouthwatering combination
of spinach with cheese filling, a favorite of all who try it.
You cannot afford to miss the opportunity for shopping here. Tibetan art and crafts are the attractions and items like Tibetan carpets, ponchos, masks and stone jewelery are very famous here. The best part is you can meet the artisans, too. These items are easily found in street shops in McLeodganj. Even the items related to Buddhism are easily found in the shops here and are found at very fair prices.