Access and Climate - Kangra

How to Reach:

By Road - Kangra is well connected by road. State Transport buses connect Kangra with most of the major cities of the state and neighboring states. National and state highways criss-cross the area.
By Rail - The nearest narrow gauge railway station is Kangra. The nearest broad guage railway station is Pathankot.
By Air - Nearest airport is Gaggal, 12 Km from Kangra town.

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History of Kangra

The history of Pre-Aryan and Aryan eras is mainly based on the epics like Vedas, Puranas, Mahabharata, etc.  In Rigveda, reference of Arijikya (Beas) flowing through this area has been made.  This region,  commonly named as Dev Bhumi is believed to be the abode of gods...

About Kangra

Kangra district lies between 31˚ 21′ to 32˚ 59′ N latitude and 75˚ 47′ 55″ to 77˚ 45′ E longitude. It is situated on the southern escarpment of the Himalayas. The entire area of the district is traversed by the varying altitude of the Shivaliks, Dhauladhar and the Himalayas from north-west to south-east.....