Attractions

Hindu Temple in Palampur

Vaidyanath Temple

High above the Binwa River at Baijnath, 17km southeast of Palampur, this exquisitely carved 13th-century temple is sacred to Shiva in his incarnation as Vaidyanath, Lord of the Physicians. Buses between Palampur and…
Tea Estate in Palampur

Wah Tea Estate

On the hour-long visits you walk through tea and herb gardens, tour the drying, rolling, heating and grading operations, and get the chance to taste the green and black teas. It's 7km south of Palampur, around ₹600 …
Buddhist Monastery in Palampur

Tashijong Gompa

Thirteen kilometres from Palampur on the Mandi road, a side-road leads 1km north to the impressive Tashijong Gompa. The main prayer hall features a row of seven Buddha statues – three representing past Buddhas, one …
Factory in Palampur

Palampur Cooperative Tea Factory

This factory, 1.5km south of the bus station on the Kangra road, processes the leaves from many small local producers. The half-hour tour is worthwhile if you don't have time to visit a tea estate.