Palampur situated is an altitude of 1249 mts above sea level, in local parlance, the word for lot of juices water is "pulum". This is what has given Palampur its name and its water has given the valley so much of its character.
This area is bless with remarkable natural beauty, Himalayan Dhauladhar ranges are rise dramatically just beyond Palampur. there are interesting colonial architecture building and the area around is richly garnished with historical forts and temples makes it perfect scenic destination . There are many countless streams criss-cross the landscape and in their intricate mesh, this place also known for tea gardens estate and rice paddy fields.
Palampur came in existence when tea plantation was introduced in the 19th century and Palampur became a focus for the planters. Kangra tea, with its center at Palampur, this place made its identity on world map for since then.
Airport : The nearest airport is at Gaggal , which is in (Kangra) 37 km from Palampur
Railway : Nearest broad gauge railway station is at Pathankot at a distance of 115 km
Nearest narrow gauge railway station is at Maranda, which is 4 km from the palampur However transport can be arraneged from Delhi , it is 545 KMS far from Delhi .
SEP - March In winter, the temperature can go down and heavy woolens are required.
April - Aug It is warm in summer month s and cottons cloths are recommended.