Dharamshala is nestled in the foothills of snow-clad Dhauladhar ranges of the Himalayas at elevation of 1200 meters to 2600 meters.Dharamshala is the second winter capital of Indian state of Himachal Pradesh and Municipal Corporation in District Kangra.Budhist Guru His Holiness Dalai Lama residence and the headquarter of Central Administration(the Tibetan Government in exile) are in Dharamshala.

Dharamshala has been selected as one of the hundred Indian Cities to be developed as a SMART CITY under PM Narendra Modi’s flagship Smart City.Dharamshala is known for his Tea Gardens and world famous Kangra Tea.Dharamshala is the second highest rainfall area in the country.