Dharamshala Airport, also known as the Kangra Airport, is in Gaggal, at about 8 km from Kangra and 250 km from Chandigarh. The airport is at an altitude of 2492 feet above sea level and is spread across 1269 acres. This airport is a Visual Flight Rules airfield. It’s a domestic airport with regular flights to New Delhi. The passenger holding capacity of the airport is around 100 during peak hours.
Dharamshala is known for its scenic beauty and picturesque snow-capped mountains. Some of the places worth visiting near the airport are Naam Art Gallery, Triund Trek, State Museum, Master Mitrasen Art Museum, Kangra Fort, Tsuglagkhang Complex, Namgyal Monastery, Kareri Dal Lake, Bhagsunag Temple, Bhagsunag Waterfalls, Gyuto Monastery, Kalachakra Temple, Church of St. John, Gyuto Monastery, Tea Garden, Maximus Mall, Dharamkot, and Dalai Lama Temple Complex.
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