How to reach Bir Billing?
Air: The closest airport to the Zostel Bir 2.0 is Kangra Airport which is around 68 km away from the property. Other nearest airports are in Chandigarh Airport(260 km) and Amritsar Airport(290 km). From here you can book private taxis for further journeys to Bir.
Rail: The nearest railway station is located at Ajhu at a distance of about 3 km from Bir and is connected by a narrow-gauge line from Pathankot to Jogindernagar. The broad gauze line is in Pathankot which is at a distance of 112 kilometers. Toy trains running from here takes around 6.5-7 hours to reach Ajhu. You can also take an HRTC bus from here to reach quicker but don't forget toy train journeys will mesmerize you and be more scenic!
Road: The roadway journey provides you an amazing experience as it is mostly smooth all the way high. Private and local both types of bus services are available from all the major cities. Delhi to Bir Billing is one of the quickest options, approx. 520 km and nearly takes around 11-12 hours based upon your speed and halts for the same. You can also take your vehicle and drive to Bir at the same time.
From Dharmashala, Mc LeodGunj, and other nearby places, you can either hire a private taxi or take a shared cab by paying 1200-1300 INR. From Palampur or Baijnath, you can find a bus in every half n hour.
Things to do around the property
Bir is a land of culture, adventure, and gorgeous views around. You will know the essence of the place once you live here, this is what people say when you go there. The authenticity of the Tibetan lifestyle, their food, and how they have influenced the whole area through simplicity could heal your soul and retreat your mind.