activities

Nature trails: Explore the beautiful nature trails into the woods of Dhauladhar range along with a picnic that can be enjoyed by the stream.

Star Gazing: Situated at approximately 7000 feet above sea level, you are closer to the skies. Enjoy the night sitting at the terrace looking at the beautiful night sky which is completely pristine and pure away from the dust and pollution of the cities.

Bird Watching: Himachal is a paradise for Bird watchers and nature lovers. Enjoy taking a glimpse at the most wonderful creation of nature as they fly by you in flocks, chirp and sing in the gardens of the hotel.

                                                       Dharamshala is located in the Kangra Valley. While lower Dharamshala is a bustling commercial area, the upper reaches are quieter. The dense forests around Dharamshala have a rich birdlife. Dharamshala boasts a rich mix of local and migratory birds such as Yellow-footed Green-pigeon, Common Woodshrike, Bay-backed and Long-tailed Shrike, White-eared Bulbul, Red-breasted and Taiga Flycatcher, Indian Grey Hornbill, Yellow-crowned and Indian Pygmy Woodpeckers and more. The most popular birding spots are the upper reaches of town, in the area around McLeodganj, Naddi-Guna and Bhated river. A number of birds can also be spotted in the shady woods of the Church of St.John in the Wildnerness and the cemetery beside. Below is a list of a few other common birds found here:

  • Desert Wheatear
  • Isabelline Wheatear
  • Blue tail Bee Eater
  • Green Bee Eater
  • Indian Roller
  • Plumbeous Water Redstart
  • Blue Fronted Redstart
  • White Capped Redstart
  • Black Redstart
  • Creasted Larks
  • Pranticole
  • Black Kite
  • Eurasian Marsh Harrier
  • Egyptian Vulture
  • White Rumped Vulture
  • Long Billed
  • Himalayan Griffon
  • Thrush, Variegated laughing thrush
  • Scaly Breasted Munia