Dharamshala is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Dharamshala one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Dharamshala is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Dharamshala or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Dharamshala. Explore the historical monuments of Dharamshala with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Dharamshala guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Dharamshala page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Dharamshala landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Dharamshala.
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Old Kangra, Kangra, Himachal Pradesh 176001
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
Located around 20 kilometres from Dharamshala, the Kangra Fort is a Rajput fort and is the largest one in the Himalayas. It is also one of the oldest dated forts in India. Having an interesting history, the Kangra Fort has had many famous historical figures as its residents and rulers- from Mahmud of Ghazni to Muhammad bin Tughluq to Mughal Emperor...
The Dharamshala War Memorial is a beautiful tribute to the war heroes. Situated amidst dense forests and greenery, the park is dedicated to the many soldiers who lost their lives during the operations of 1947-48, 1962, 1965 and 1971 and in various peace-keeping missions. Within the memorial park you will find:
Panels of black marble inscribed with...
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Masroor, Lahalpur, Himachal Pradesh 176026
06:00 am - 06:00 pm
Situated around 40 kilometres from Dharamshala, Masrur is famous for its various rock-cut temples that date back to the 8th century AD. The carvings in stone are a sight to behold! Intricate patterns and divine statues, these are what make the temple so mysterious and surreal. The main shrines of the Masrur Rock Cut Temples are dedicated to Ra...