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Dharamshala city in Himachal Pradesh, India is in the upper heights of the Kangra valley with average altitude of 1,475 meters above sea level. The area consists of highly dense deodar cedar trees. Upper Dharamshala is known as McLeodganj and is also known as “Little Lhasa”with major strong hold of Tibetan refugees and is also the seat of the 14thDalai Lama of the Tibetan sect of Buddhism. People also call it as “Mcllo”.
McLeodganj has been named after a British governor of the province “Sir Ian McLeod”. It is popular tourist destination for both the Indians and foreigners due to the presence of Tibetan settlement, Ayurveda and Yoga centers, and its picturesque surroundings. Multi-coloured prayer flags can be seen festooning its streets. McLeodganj and Dharamshala has been welcoming seekers of spiritual bliss; providing a respite before the snow clad Dhauladhar range.
Nearest airport is Gaggal airport that is about 22 kms from McLeodganj. By road McLeodganj is 507 km NW of Delhi, it takes close to 11 hours to drive and reach here from Delhi.