Bhagsu & Dharamkot attractions

Viewpoint in Bhagsu & Dharamkot

Gallu Devi

About as far as you can drive into Dharamsala's rugged mountain backdrop, the tiny temple of Gallu Devi is a good destination for a short but satisfying walk from Dharamkot or as the starting point for a longer walk…
Hindu Temple in Bhagsu & Dharamkot

Bhagsunag Shiva Temple

Bhagsu's small, 16th-century Shiva temple would be forgettable but for the cold, clean, spring-fed pool out front. This has been enlarged into an open-air public swimming pool, popular with splashing Indian tourists…
Waterfall in Bhagsu & Dharamkot

Bhagsu Waterfall

From Bhagsu's Shiva temple pools, a well-paved 1km path leads up the streamside to Bhagsu waterfall, most impressive during the monsoon.
Hindu Temple in Bhagsu & Dharamkot

Vashnu Mata Temple

Small but awesomely kitsch: inside Vashnu Mata Temple you climb into the very claustrophobic inner grotto through a concrete lion's mouth and emerge eventually via the jaws of a crocodile.