Why is Galu Temple McLeodganj popular among trekkers?

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Why is Galu Temple McLeodganj popular among trekkers?

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Every year, hundreds of trekkers visit McLeodganj to plan a trek to Triund. It’s a 9 km  trek from McLeodganj’s Main Square, and takes you through several steep ascents, rhododendron forests and alpine flora. Since it’s an easy trek, you can reach the top within 4 hours. In order to make the trek shorter, many trekkers prefer to start from Galu temple McLeodganj. The total Galu temple to Triund distance is around 6.5 km.

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Once you plan to start the trek from Galu Temple, everything becomes easier. In fact, this starting point is the best choice for people who want to come back from Triund on the same day. Cabs are easily available from McLeodganj to Galu Devi Temple, and cut down the walking distance by 2.5 km.


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Galu Devi McLeodganj is situated at an altitude of 2,100 metres above sea level. From this height, you can get panoramic views of the lush Kangra Valley. Since vehicles can’t go beyond this point, the only way to reach Triund is walk through thick forests and encounter alpine flora and fauna on your journey.


A trek to Triund is placed high on every trekker’s bucket list. In order to make the most of your experience, it’s recommended to get in touch with seasoned trekkers to plan it for you. We have been providing treks throughout India.


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Dinkar is a traveller with years of experience of travelling India and the World.

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