Other Famous Tourist Spots Near Chamunda Devi Temple in Kangra:
Kangra is a place full of pilgrimage and tourist locations. The best thing about Kangra is that out of 5 Shakti Peeths in Himachal, it alone has 3 Shakti Peeths (Brijeshwari temple, Chamunda Devi Temple, Jwalaji Temple) that too within a radius of few kilometres Chamunda Devi temple in Kangra and has many beautiful places in its vicinity which are worth visiting. Famous places near to Chamunda Devi Temple in Kangra are:
1.Brijeshwari Temple in Kangra: Famous Brijeshwari temple in the main Kangra town is just 35 kms kilometers from Chamunda Devi Temple. Brijeshwari temple also finds place among the 51 Shakti Peeths in Himachal.
2. Old Kangra Fort in Kangra: Old Kangra Fort, a historical masterpiece still surving and adding to the beauty of Kangra valley is also approachable from Chamunda Devi Temple. Old Kangra Fort in Kangra district is ranked as one of the heritage sites in the state.
3. Dharamshala and Mcleodganj: Famous places like Dharamshala and Mcleodganj, residence of Dalai Lama, Buddhist Monasteries etc. can all be seen by just a few minutes travel from Chamunda Devi temple. People from all over the world come to visit Mcleodganj for the 'Peace of Mind'. The only International Cricket Stadium in Himachal situated in Dharamshala is one of the major attractions to visit Dharamshala.
4. Palampur Town in Kangra: Beautiful Palampur town and Baijnath temple can also visited. Shobha Singh Art gallery in Palampur is one of the major attractions to visit Palampur. Palampur is also famous for its beautiful tea gardens. Baijnath is famous for its paragliding and Baijnath temple.
5. Gopalpur Zoo in Kangra: A small zoo is located at Gopalpur which is at a distance of about 12 kms from Chamunda Devi temple. People can visit this Gopalpur zoo which has a good collection of Himalayan birds and animals.