Palampur is situated in the centre of Kangra valley and hence serves as a convenient base to tour the nearby areas. Also considered as the tea capital of the northwest region, Palampur is also famous for offering one of the most ideal places for trekkers where they can indulge in this exciting activity. There are a number of trekking routes which take you from Palampur to the Chamba valley and other neighboring places. Trekking routes that are well liked and that can be completed in 5 to 8 days are from Palampur to Holi via the Shingar pass, Palampur to Dharamsala over the Indrahar pass and Baijnath to Manali via Thasar pass. All the above trekking routes are secluded and present the most mesmerizing views to trekkers along the way, thus making their experience truly unforgettable. Perfect time to enjoy trekking in Palampur is from the month of May to October.