Dainkund Peak, Dalhousie

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Looming over Dalhousie, Dainkund Peak offers 360 degree views of the surrounding valley and mountains. Nature lovers and photographers alike will revel in the scenic beauty here, and spiritual visitors may be interested in visiting Pholani Devi temple nearby. Be aware that there is no cable car to the peak, but you can trek with relative ease in all seasons. Take plenty of water and snacks, as the trail does not offer amenities along the way. Put Dainkund Peak into our Dalhousie trip planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • The view from dainkund peak is just amazing. Its little cold at the top and you have climb atleat 500 stairs to reach at the top but its worth visiting  more »
  • If you are near Dalhousie or Dharamshal. DO NOT skip this place.Though the top is high n steep it is worth the effort.Very relaxing with crispy air.  more »
  • Its a small track which starts from kala top curve and goes to mata ka mandir at the top of the track and then you can go to Dainkund Peak. The track is beautiful with great valley view, its become mo...  more »

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Follow the main road across the hills of Dalhousie to find the hotels and resorts with the most impressive views. As the thoroughfare makes its way along the hilltops, you'll find some particularly refined hotels and some more budget-friendly options too, including standard hotels and family-run guesthouses. Look on the lesser roads throughout for a collection of welcoming homestays and guesthouses, or consider renting a holiday home if planning on staying for a while.
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