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Transportation in Chamba

Chamba is an important tourist spot in Himachal Pradesh. It is known for its amazing and breathtaking mountains. Tourists get mesmerized by the beauty of nature in Chamba. Its pleasant weather and atmosphere attract many tourists. Places of interest are many in Chamba. Chamba is properly connected to every major city of India. This is one of the reasons why many tourists prefer to go to Chamba. Due to its easy accessibility, Chamba has become a popular tourist spot. Chamba is popular among those seeking peace and solitude. Dalhousie and Khajjiar are popular hill stations. As they are very near to Chamba, tourists often visit these stations. Chamba is more than thousand years old town. Hotels in Chamba are affordable and and are in every price range.

As residents of Chamba are very nice and cooperative to tourists, people simply love to visit this place. Chamba has deodhar forests which are full of wild animals. Chamba is popularly called as the 'land of temples' as many temples are situated in Chamba which are intricately carved. Temples of Lord Shiva and Radha Krishan are famous in Chamba. As there are many temples, natives and residents of Chamba are religious and courteous. As residents of Chamba know the importance of trees, nature of Chamba is unspoilt and is the main attraction for the tourists. Tourists do shopping at the local Bazaar of Chamba where a variety of articles are kept. Favorite activity in Chamba is trekking as it is surrounded by gorgeous mountains. Trekking camps are frequently organized in Chamba.Chamba can be accessed by air, rail and bus. Although Chamba is not directly connected by train, tourists can go to Pathankot. Pathankot is the nearest railway station to Chamba. From Pathankot, tourists can directly go to Chamba by bus. Even though Chamba is not directly connected by Air, tourists can go to Gaggal which is the nearest airport to Chamba. From Gaggal, tourists can either go by buses or private cars. Tourists generally prefer buses.

The most preferred way by tourists to go to Chamba is by bus. The reason being provision of excellent bus transport facility. Buses frequently move from Delhi, Shimla and Chandigarh to Chamba.The ticket prices are also not high. Chamba is also known for its festivals. Tourists actively take part in these festivals. The other remarkable feature of Chamba is that it is crime free. Tourists in Chamba are seldom misguided and cheated.

There is good transportation facility in the Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh. Transportation in Chamba is cheap and easily available. Generally tourists hire private cars to see various spots in Chamba. Some tourists also hire private buses which are affordable. Himachal Pradesh government has started its own bus service in Chamba. Private buses have facilities like AC coaches, provision for breakfast and meals. Private as well as government buses have guides that give information about various tourist spots in and around Chamba.

Last Updated On: 2011/07/07

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