Dalhousie reflects a perfect blend of modern India and old world charm, where British aura can be felt from its colonial architecture. This majestic hill station is nestled amidst the misty green valleys of Himachal Pradesh and it has many shopping areas that offer a variety of handicrafts, gift items, and trinkets to take back home as souvenirs. One can visit the Tibetan market, the Himachal Handloom Industry Emporium, Himachal Handloom and Crafts Center, and Tibetan Handicrafts Center to buy spectrum of goods including bags, dolls, handicrafts, carpets, rugs, and purses. The Tibetan Market is located at Gandhi Chowk and it is one of the best shopping places in Dalhousie and also one of the popular tourist sites. For someone who is interested in Kashmiri handicrafts and woolens, visit Himachal Handloom Industry Emporium that offers traditional shawls and unique and exquisite handicrafts. Other interesting things that you can buy from Dalhousie are Buddhist paintings, a variety of copper and silver 'diyas,' carpets, and souvenirs.
The cool and comfortable weather of Dalhousie makes it one of the prime hill stations in India. By visiting Dalhousie you can refresh your senses and experience the best that Himachal Pradesh has to offer. However, it is important that you know the best season to visit this scenic hilltop as a pleasant weather makes this place looks more beautiful.
There is no fixed time to grab the Dalhousie holiday packages as the whole year is best to visit this stunning hill town. The best time to visit Dalhousie would completely depend on why you are visiting the hill station. If yoursole purpose is to get away from the heat, then summer is the most ideal time to visit this scenic hill station. But, if you want to experience snowfall, then visit Dalhousie in the months between December and February, when the city is covered in a blanket of snow. The monsoon season is not preferred by many travelers as the chances of landslide are higher in monsoon in hill stations.