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Dainkund Peak

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Address: Chamba District, Dalhousie 176304, India
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On the height of 13000 feets just a peak after that some temple about 1km, I think just waiste of time I don't like.

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 14, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

On the height of 13000 feets just a peak after that some temple about 1km, I think just waiste of time I don't like.

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Bangalore, Karnataka, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

This is the highest peak in Dalhousie. You get a really scenic view of khajjiar meadows from this place. On a very clear day you can see Pir Panjal range. The trek around this place is very scenic. If you visit around June, this place is covered with wild white flowers. However, some people may face difficulty during climbing up... More 

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Vadodara, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Been there couple of times, its a very beautiful hilltop with scenic view of the valley and mountains around. The trek to the top is through narrow man made walkways, at times steep and rocky, but you will find beautiful colourful flowers along the route to the top. Not at a great height, so non regular trekkers also enjoy the... More 

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Jaipur, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Dainkund Peak by itself is offers a good view but it is highly recommended that you trek around 4 kms to the Kali Temple. Splendid views of snowclad Himalayas on the one side, and of the flower laden grassy meandering valleys on the other. Offers a view of Mount Kailash as well. The trek takes around 3 hours to the... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Beautiful place at 9000 ft. Good for trekking.Lush green and scenic beauty. its on the way to kajjiar vally.

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Jaipur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Dainkund peak is a beautiful natural place in clouds. You will feel so calm and in lap of nature when you reach the peak. However, you have to travel on feet to reach it but the way is comfortable and safe

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Guides are available at the Dalhoussie market place. They do carry our water bottles etc. & take photos as well. What was surprising was our guide did not pester us as far as the shopping was concerned. He did not insist on any particular shop. He guided us to the market place & remained aloof when we went shopping. The... More 

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Chandigarh, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

It was very chilling out there. Temperature must be around 2 degree temperature. It is called Flower valley but we were not able to see any flowers over there maybe because of chilly weather.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Its the solitude that makes the climb worth. We liked the hike. For kids its quite windy so they might not like it.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Dainkund stands at a height of approx 9000 feet and is accessible by a 2km walk. The trek is concrete stairs that are a bit steep and hence aged persons might find it a bit difficult. Halfway through the trek you will see a cottage sort of a point where a panaromic 360 degree view of the himalayas is visible.... More 

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