The Dalhousie is a popular hill station in Himachal Pradesh, established in mid nineteenth century by the British as a summer retreat for its troops and officials. It is located in Chamba district and is is situated on 5 hills Kathalagh, Potreyn, Terah, Bakrota and Bhangora at an elevation of 1,970 metres above sea level. Located on the western edge of the Dhauladhar mountain range of the Himalayas it is surrounded by snow-capped peaks. It is in fact a gateway to the ancient Chamba Hill State, now Chamba District. This hill region is a repository of ancient Hindu culture, art, temples, and handicrafts preserved under the longest-running single dynasty since the mid-6th century.
It is approximately 197 Kms from Amritsar by road.
Dalhousie is a hill station in Chamba district, in the northern state of Himachal Pradesh, India. It is situated on 5 hills and has an elevation of 1,970 metres above sea level.