Chamba

Chamba Himachal is a town in Chamba district in the state of Himachal Pradesh.

The town is located on the bank of Ravi river. Chambial is the rulers of Chamba state in early stages. Raja Sahil Varman shifted the capital of the kingdom to Chamba, following the specific request of his daughter Champavati.

  •  The town has numerous temples and palaces and hosts two popular jatras.

  • Suhi Mata Mela and Minjar Mela, which last for several days of music and dancing.

  • Chamba city had completed 1000 years of existence.

  • The city is quite peaceful and had no rivals based on scenic beauty.

  • Chamba valley is one of the most beautiful and peaceful valleys of Himachal Pradesh. Covered with high mountain peaks.

  • Chamba is also rich in wildlife at home to various species like snow leopard, brown bears, leopards, and musk deer.

  • A city full of ancient times of temples, beautiful paintings, and exquisite embroider Chamba Rumal. The scenic beauty makes it an ideal holiday destination.

  • Chamba has also three well-defined mountain ranges namely Dhauladhar range, Pir Panjal or the mid-Himalayas, Zanskar range.

  • River Ravi flows near the Chamba is very beautiful.

  • River is also a tourist spot for the visitors and the water of the river is crystal clear and very cold all the 12 months. 

  • Chamba’s social legacy is shown in Bhuri Singh Museum.

  • Its dance, its music, its works of art, and Chamba Rumal which is also known for the best and clear art designs.

  • Chamba chukh a pickle of chilies.

  • Chamba Chappals are very rare example of hand made art. But these has very less popularity.

How to Reach Chamba Himachal:

Nearest Destination of Chamba Himachal – Pathankot

Distance from Pathankot to Chamba Himachal – 120 km

Nearest Railway Station – Pathankot

Nearest Airport – Gaggal airport Kangra

Delhi to Chamba – 600 km approx

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