Dainkund has to be in your bucket list when you are covering Dalhousie.
Why, The snow-covered peaks are brillinant and Dainkund is the highest peak in Dalhousie and gets maximum snowfall during the winter season.
The tall and beautiful Deodar trees, calm forests, and colorful flowers will leave you in awe. The green valleys are so mesmerizing that you won’t be able to resist taking a hundred pictures. Oh, and did I mention the Khajjiar Lake view from Dainkund? Every photographer’s dream!
If you’re feeling adventurous, then trekking to Dainkund is the way to go. But, if trekking is not your cup of tea, then don’t worry. You can always take the motorable road and enjoy the stunning views from there. And don’t forget to visit the nearby villages, where you can see picturesque mud houses and experience the local culture.
Dainkund is also home to the Pholani Devi Temple and an Air Force base. So, you can take a break from all the natural beauty and explore these fascinating places.
Oh, and did you know that Dainkund is also known as the singing hill? Yes, you heard that right. The breeze passing through the trees makes a musical sound, which is so soothing to the ears. !