Whether or not you’re a seasoned world explorer or not, it is surprisingly easy to travel like one. Home to the Dalai Lama and thousands of Tibetan’s in Exile, McLeod Ganj (or little Tibet) is a calming place to spend a few days amongst the Tibetan individuals and is a great place to choose up souvenirs. There are lots of fascinating day hikes across the space. I would recommend staying at Backpackers Inn however you’ll find tons of actually cheap Tibetan household run places if you shop round a bit. We stayed at certainly one of these for 250RS a night. McLeod is pretty small and some days right here must be greater than sufficient until you might be doing yoga or choose to get entangled with a charity. There are a number of initiatives for volunteers right here working with Tibetan refugees, be sure to check out Tibetan World the place you’ll be able to join hour long language exchanges with the Tibetan monks, who’re at all times keen to improve their english. The Black Tent cafe does an awesome Tibetan breakfast, for evening drinks check out Carpe Diem.
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