Distance : 254 km
Estimated Time : 6 hours
Zirakpur to Mcleodganj is a popular route among tourist, also knoiwn as ‘Little Lhasa’, Mcleodganj is one of the few places in India where one can witness a perfect blend of Indian and Tibetan cultures living in harmony with each other.
"There is something about Himalayas not possessed by the Alps, something unseen and unknown, a charm that pervades every hour spend among them, a mystery intriguing and disturbing. Confronted by them, a man loses his grip of ordinary things, perceiving himself as immortal, and an entity capable of outdistancing all changes, all decay, all life, and all death."
While Mcleodganj is most famously known as the seat of the Dalai Lama, it is named after David McLeod, the former British governor of Punjab. Mcleodganj is a beautiful town situated near upper Dharamsala. Nestled amidst majestic hills and lush greenery, this town is culturally blessed by a prominent Tibetan influence owing to the major settlement of Tibetans. Mcleodganj has one of the most mesmerizing landscapes in the entire state of Himachal Pradesh and attracts a lot of tourists throughout the year. Mcleodganj is a destination of its own which needs to be discovered and visit once, the little town not only welcomes you warmly, but makes your stay unforgettable. An experience worth capturing and visiting.
Taxi from Zirakpur to Mcleodganj is readily available at CabBazar.
Best time to visit
The best time to visit Mcleodganj is between October and Feburary, the winter season and between March and June, the summer season. The region experiences pleasant summers with the temperatures hovering around 25 degrees celsius and chilly winters with the temperature hovering between -1 and 9 degree celsius. Monsoons are not quite recommended as the region receives heavy downpour annually.
Zirakpur to Mcleodganj by car is well connected through NH503. Popular among trekkers, it is a famous tourist route for domestic and international travelers. Zirakpur to Mcleodganj distance is 254 Km and is 6 hours of journey. Some popular routes nearby are:
Chintpurni - Famous temple of Himachal Pradesh, is dedicated to Chintpurni Devi.
Triund - Popular trek among tourist provides a mesmerizing view of the Moon Peak-Indera Pass.
Dharamkot - Located on the crest of a hill is an attractive spot which presents a picturesque view of the Kangra Valley.
Kareri Lake - Shallow fresh water lake fed by the snow melting in the Dhauladhar ranges is famous for its pristine clarity.
Kangra Fort - One of the oldest fort famous for its rich cultural heritage and its glorious past.
Bajreshwari Temple - Dedicated to Bajreshwari Mata is one of the temple among 51 shaktipeeths.
Kaleshwar Mahadev Temple - This ancient temple is dedicated to Lord Shiva.
Masroor Rock-Cut Temple - Counted among the hidden gems is an astounding example of ancient rock- cut architecture in India.
Gunna Devi Temple - Dedicated to the Hindi Goddess Kali, is a pilgrimage center.
You can plan to include them in your itinerary. With CabBazar, you can customize the itinerary as per your choice and enjoy the trip to fullest.
Church of St. Johns
Naam Art Gallery
Naadi View Point
Tibetan Institute of performing Arts
The Dalai Lama’s Temple
Maharana Pratap Sagar Lake
Vipassana Meditation Center
Being an Aggregator, CabBazar provides you enormous car options for your Zirakpur to Mcleodganj taxi booking. You can mention your specific preference, if any, while raising a taxi booking request. Our partnered taxi services providers have various cars available with them for Zirakpur to Mcleodganj taxi service. At high level, we classify taxi in below four categories :
Zirakpur to Mcleodganj Taxi Prices
Per Km Rate
|Hatchback||Wagon-R, Indica or similar||4 seater||Rs. 9|
|Sedan||Dzire, Etios or similar||4 seater||Rs. 9|
|SUV||Xylo, Ertiga or similar||6 seater||Rs. 12.5|
|Assured Innova||Innova, Innova Crysta||6 seater||Rs. 13.5|
CabBazar is committed to keep the pricing as simple and clear as possible. So, we provide one price for your Zirakpur to Mcleodganj taxi which covers a specified maximum kilometer and maximum days. So, you know upfront how much taxi is going to cost you and plan your budget well.
The prices are dynamic and transparent and give a win-win deal for both you and our partnered taxi services providers. You can choose car as per your preference.
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