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Things to do in Chamba

Visit beautifully carved temples, palaces and museums, Chamba’s list of things to do include sightseeing and activities like trekking and fun-filled picnics with families. This scenic region lies above the Ravi River and is ornamented with lush green valleys and dense deodar forests. You can take a long walk in the never ending enigmatic forests or enjoy watching wildlife especially in the lower elevations. Don’t forget to buy the famous Chamba chappals for yourself and a bottle of chilly pickle for your friends back home.

Sightseeing in Chamba

Sightseeing in Chamba is all about admiring its natural scenic beauty, visiting temples and museums as Chamba is strewn with intricately carved temples topped by spires in the shikhara style.

Shopping in Chamba

Shopping in Chamba is about shopping for local crafts. The main market surrounds the central Chaugan where you can buy all sorts of interesting things made of stone and metal - buy some of these as they make good memorabilia.

Activities in Chamba

Activities in Chamba include rafting, trekking, horse riding and mountain climbing. As the Chamba valley is situated at the junction of the Ravi River, you can also enjoy rafting here.

NearBy Places in Chamba

There are numerous places near Chamba that you may visit on a day’s trip. Some of the prominent and the popular places near Chamba include New Tehri Township, Khajjiar Valley, Dhanaulti, Dalhousie and Bharmaur.

Eating Out in Chamba

Offering a variety of both Tibetan as well as Punjabi cuisine, eating out in Chamba, is all about enjoying a hearty meal at reasonable prices at local outlets and roadside stalls.

Festivals & Events in Chamba

The Minjar Fair is held in July/August every year in the month of Shravan is the major festival in Chamba that attracts a lot of visitors to this week long event.

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