The Dalhousie Town was named after Lord Dalhousie who was the British Governor-General in India while establishing this place as a summer retreat.
Established in 1854 by the British Empire in India as a summer retreat for its troops and bureaucrats. It is built on and around five hills. Located on the western edge of the Dhauladhar mountain range of the Himalayas, it is surrounded by snow-capped peaks.
Dalhousie has many places to visit. A favorite spot
for tourists is the area near Alla. It is a potato field and it offers
mesmerizing scenic landscape. Another popular spot is the area of Karelanu. It
is famous for its precious water which healed a great leader, Subhas
Chandra Bose. He was suffering from tuberculosis and he regularly
drank the water from the natural spring in Karelanu and was healed.