A scenic place filled with abundant natural beauty; Palampur is located in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh. Palampur is extensively recognized for its tea production and is known as “tea capital of northwest India”. It is bounded on all sides by tea gardens and pine forests.
The amazing blend of serene vegetation and clear water provides the city an exquisite look. Being located at the convergence of the plains and the hills, the location shows the disparity by the plains on one side and the imposing snow covered hills on the other. Palampur travel guide is full of references to the mesmerizing places and serene spots. A nature lover can draw immense pleasure by soaking in the serene and soothing environment here along with the physical beauty and revel in the outdoor activities like gliding and trekking during the trip.
The city has derived its name from the common word "pulum', which means plenty of water.