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Often known as Small Europe, Khajjiar is a well-known hill place in the Himalayan hill variety about 26 km from Dalhousie in Himachal Pradesh. Situated at a size of 6500 legs, the hill place is given with organic appeal and enjoyable environment.
Vast field of organic mdw and large jungles besides landscapes of spectacular snow-clad Himalayan mountains make Khajjiar a well-known place with guests. Khajjiar Pond and Chamera Pond add to the appeal of Khajjiar. For its amazing organic appeal, Khajjiar is also known as Gulmarg of Himachal Pradesh.
The attractive landscapes of Khajjiar has served as a magnetic for guests from across the globe. Khajjiar’s attractive elegance stands for powerful evaluations with Europe. Khajjiar was given with the headline of Small Europe in 1992 by Wiily Blazer, Vice Chancellor and Go of Chancery of Europe. Khajjiar is one of the 160 places on the globe that keep unique similarity to Europe. It is well-known place with trekkers too. The town provides as the place to start for hikes to Chamba, Dalhousie, Kalatop Wild animals Haven, etc. Climbing is the best way to discover the Khajjiar. Zorbing, a well-known leisurely action that includes moving from top to bottom from inside a nasty orb, is a well-known action in Khajjiar during April-May. Khajjiar Kalatop sanctuary is a pleasure for characteristics fans and wildlife photography lovers. One can identify a variety of unique plants and creatures in the sanctuary. Not much is known about Khajjiar’s record. However, Temples going back to Twelth millennium still take a position in spectacular elegance in Khajjiar. The Khajji Naga forehead is the most holy glow in Khajjiar.People of Khajjiar generally talk Himachali owever, almost all of them are relaxed with Hindi as well.
23 kms from Dalhousie by street and 13 kms from Kalatop is the mini Europe of Indian i.e. Khajjiar, at a size of 6400 ft. Hutchison creates, "Khajjiar is a woodlands glade of great elegance, 6400 legs above sea level". Khajjiar is often reffered to as "Gulmarg of Himachal Pradesh". The lavish organic are enclosed by large maple and forest jungles. Grazing herds of lambs, goat's and other milch livestock present a ideal pastoral landscapes. There is a small lake in the middle of the saucer formed field which has in it a sailing isle. Much of the river has degenerated into slush because of large silting during down pours.
Still the landscapes of Khajjiar is attractive and a photographer's pleasure. A little away from the river is the forehead of Khajji Nag that belong to Twelfth C. AD. In the mandapa of the forehead one can see the pictures of the Pandavas and the beaten Kaurvas clinging from the ceiling of the circumambulatory direction. The sanctum of the forehead has been magnificently designed from timber. There is a Travel and leisure Resort and some Travel and leisure bungalows at Khajjiar where the guests can stay . Besides there are two rest homes one each of P.W.D. and Forest Deptt. A couple of private resorts have also come up, which do not coordinate the above places with regards to place and facilities. Bus service to and from Khajjiar is restricted and timings change according to local requirements. There used to be a golf course in Khajjiar which is not managed. The best enjoyment in Khajjiar is simply to stroll around the river or to go for long walking in the large maple jungles.
Kids enjoy this place because of the independence of activity and the slopy landscape which allows them to move down to the river without getting harm. Another fascination like any other hill place is horseback driving. On 07-07-1992, Mr. Willy t. Blazer, Vice Consultant and Go of Chancery of Europe in Indian introduced Khajjiar on the globe tourism map by baptism it "Mini Switzerland". He also put a indication panel of a yellow-colored Europe hiking footpath displaying Khajjiar's range from the Europe investment Berne-6194 kms. Khajjiar is among the 160 places on the globe that keep topographical similarity with Europe. The Consultant also took from Khajjiar a rock which will form part of a rock university around the Europe Parliament to emphasize the guests of Khajjiar as Small Europe of Indian.