State: Himachal Pradesh
Coordinates: 32.090900 76.260696
Kangra- A scenic town
Also known by the name Nagrakot, Kangra is located on the southern precipice of the Himalayas. One of the must visit cities of Himachal Pradesh, Kangra is stuffed with the verdant and luxuriant flora and the rare species of fauna. The magnificent valley is one of the most beautiful valleys of the lower Himalayas, and is renowned all over the world for its agricultural and fruit products.
This valley is well secured by the Dhauldar range, and from the valley one can have the spectacular view of the whole Dhauldar range, where the gentle slopes are covered with the pine, orchards, tea gardens and terraced fields. This spectacular place is not only known for its scenic beauty, in fact it is the versatility of this town which makes it different from others.
This place has something for everyone, whether you are a religious person or a nature lover, this town will never disappoint you. The whole area is speckled with some of the renowned temples of India, such as the Brajeshwari, Baijnath, Jawalamukhi and Chamunda Dev. And if you are an adventure freak looking for some nerve –racking activities then also Kangra is just a perfect destination for you. There are large numbers of opportunities for trekking, rock climbing, mountaineering and fishing in the Kangra Valley.
Kangra is also prominent for Kangra paintings. The vivid art of Kangra is one of the premium gifts of India to the world of art. In short this is the place which is blessed with all the ingredients which can make your vacation an unforgettable one.