Dalhousie has been named after the British Governor-General of the l9th century, Lord Dalhousie. Surrounded by varied vegetation - pines, dodders, oaks, and flowering rhododendron. Local sightseeing of Dalhousie includes a visit to Panjipula, Subhash Baoli, and an excursion to Khajjiar 24 km from Dalhousie surrounded by thick Deodar forest. Drive from Dalhousie to Khajjiar is awesome. Overnight at the hotel.