Best Time & Season To Visit Kangra-A Comprehensive Guide

Kangra is a city in Kangra district located in Himachal Pradesh, India, also known as Nagarkot, Dharamsala being the administrative headquarters of the district. Kangra, known for its scenic beauties and exotic locales, is home to tourist attractions like Triund Hill, Kareri Lake, Kangra Valley, and other mesmerizing landscapes.


When it comes to visiting Kangra September-June is the best month to soak in the beauty of this alluring place. While summer months of May-June with comfortable temperature of 22-30 degree Celsius, is preferred by trekkers, September-November months are ideal for sightseeing and visiting various temples like Masroor Rock Cut Temple, Bajreshwari Devi Temple and architectural points and landmarks like Dalai Lama Temple Complex, Kangra Fort, Gyuto Monastery in Kangra’s vicinity.


Him Cab India, Kangra’s best car rental, offers the safe and best tourist taxi in Kangra, providing online booking at cheap and affordable rates. HIM Cab has travel booking engines, white label solutions, internet styles & development, travel mobile apps, digital promoting solutions, and XML/GDS Integrations. HIM cab app could be an international Travel Technological Company offering pick-up and drop facilities, setting booking choices, managing reservations, accepts online payments from PayPal and Stripe. We provide solutions for OTA, travel companies, and travel agents on one table with ‘Travel Technology Experts’ imparting all-around expertise.


Lowdown on Kangra’s monthly weather providing valuable insights for when to arrange trips:


Month High/Low (degree Celsius) Rain
January 16/7 degree 13 days
February 20/9 degree 3 days
March 21/11 degree 13 days
April 27/14 degree 9 days
May 33/19 degree 9 days
June 37/22 degree 4 days
July 31/23 degree 28 days
August 29/23 degree 27 days
September 29/21 degree 24 days
October 28/17 degree 3 days
November 24/14 degree 9 days
December 18/8 degree 5 days


Best Time to Travel to Kangra


Kangra in Summer (April-June)

With the onset of summer in March, Kangra’s temperature ranges from 22-38 degrees Celsius, experiencing the rush of tourists preferring to undertake adventurous activities like trekking in the valley, taking numerous treks like Triund trek, Bhagsunag trek, and Indrahar pass trek, temple visits, and sightseeing. Moreover, summers are months of festivities in Kangra with Buddha Purnima falling in April, pilgrims prefer to visit Brajeshwari Devi Temple located toward the outskirts of the town.


Kangra in Monsoon (July-September)

Kangra experiences heavy monsoon showers from July-September, early monsoon months are not advisable for traveling due to inaccessible roads. By August-end, rains subside making it ideal for sightseeing. Kangra receives moderate rainfall by September, with weather alteration between cold days and equally colder nights. Heritage centers are major tourist attractions this time, with hotels and resorts giving special discounts, benefitting tourists and budget travelers. Hire a safe and best tourist taxi in Kangra to experience the ‘joyride’ of your life!


Kangra in Winter (October-February)

Winter in Kangra sets in from October, visitors coming solely for vibrant Navaratri celebrations. The winter temperature in Kangra sometimes falls as low as 4 degrees Celsius with freezing weather, receiving snowfall in some parts of Kangra valley in January and February, November being the onset of Kangra’s full-fledged tourist season. Sports and adventure-lovers indulge in skiing down the snow-capped mountains. By February-end, the temperature rises. Cherish the enticing view of snow-laden hilly landscapes, though January is not right time to travel. Don’t forget to hire a Safe and Best tourist taxi in Kangra!


Avail HIMCab India safe and the best tourist taxi in Kangra and enjoy Nature’s beauties and bounties at its best!