Baijnath referred to as "Kiragrama" is a small town in the state of Himachal Pradesh. This town lies at an elevation of 1300 meters and is about 50km from Dharamsala in the Kangra district. This place has served as an important place of worshipsince the 13th century.
Places to Stay
Yamini Hotel, Highland Regency Hotel, Raj Golden Lodge have tariffs between Rs 500 to Rs.900. These are some of the popular budget hotels located near Bajinath.
Baijnath hosts paragliding competitions and events regularly. Diwali and Ganesh Chaturthi are the major events across the year.
Hindi is the local language spoken in Baijnath.
Places to Visit
The interesting places to visit near Baijnath are the ancient temple of Shiva, Dhauladhar Ranges and numerous mountain streams all located within 20km.
How to Get There
Gaggal Airport, alternatively known as Kangra Airport is the closest at a distance of 40km. There are daily flights to Delhi from where other major centres can be reached.
Baijnath Mandir Railway Station connects Baijnath to Palampur, Joginder Nagar and Kangra. Kangra Railway Station offers wider connectivity to major cities and towns including Delhi.
Baijnath lies on NH 20 almost midway between Kangra and Mandi. It is well connected by road to Palampur and there are buses to Dharamsala. The best bus operators that offer quality service include state owned operator buses. Get bus ticket online offer to your favourite destination through Ticketgoose.