a small pond reflecting the beautiful himalayan mountains in triund

McLeodganj, Himachal Pradesh, India


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Lush Meadows

Triund, located near Dharamshala in the state of Himachal Pradesh, is a popular trekking destination and a paradise for nature lovers.

Triund is primarily known for its trekking trails and breathtaking landscapes. The most common trek starts from McLeodganj, a suburb of Dharamshala, and takes trekkers through dense forests, lush meadows, and rocky terrains.

a camping site as seen on a hill at triund with rocky mountains covered in snow in the background

It offers mesmerizing panoramic views of the Dhauladhar Range, which is often snow-capped, especially during the winter months. Trekkers are rewarded with stunning vistas of the Kangra Valley and the town of Dharamshala below.

The trek is particularly popular for its captivating sunset and sunrise views.

Starry Night Sky and Tranquility

Triund offers camping opportunities for trekkers who want to spend the night in the lap of nature. There are several campsites with basic amenities where visitors can enjoy the starry night sky and the tranquility of the Himalayan wilderness.

bird eye's view of a major camping site at a hilltop in triund in the evening

The best time to visit Triund is during the spring and summer months, from March to June, and the autumn months, from September to November. During these periods, the weather is pleasant, and the trekking trails are in their prime condition. Monsoon, from July to August, is not recommended due to heavy rainfall, which can make the trails slippery and unsafe.

Getting There

location_cityState & Capital - Shimla, Himachal Pradesh

flightKangra Airport - 20 Kilometers

directions_carPathankot - 93 Kilometers via NH 154

trainPathankot Railway Station - 90 Kilometers

a small pond reflecting the beautiful himalayan mountains in triund

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