This is another temple popular with the pilgrims. The Kalachakra Temple contains some spellbinding murals of the Kalachakra, also known as the 'Wheel of Time', and is the name of one of the Buddhist deities representing certain aspects of an enlightened mind. If you're lucky, you could even chance upon monks standing outside the temple, chanting fervently and in unison.
Delhi is the closest metro city to McLeod Ganj and the road distance between the two is 488km, and takes anywhere between nine-and-a-half to 12 hours.
By air: You can fly from Delhi to Gaggal, the closest airport to McLeod Ganj (located at a distance of only 10km from nearby Dharamshala). There are two daily flights — Air India and SpiceJet. From here you can either take a bus to the resort or hire a cab.
By road: There are many direct buses from Delhi to McLeod Ganj. All buses, including HRTC buses, usually leave for McLeod Ganj from Majnu Ka Tila in Delhi. Alternatively, you could book a bus that goes to Dharamshala and then take a local cab from there to McLeod Ganj. This should take you around 20 minutes.
By train: There are more than 10 trains running daily from Delhi to Pathankot Railway Station, situated approximately 90km away from McLeod Ganj, which is the closest broad gauge railhead serving those headed to McLeod Ganj. From here you can travel by bus or rent a private cab.
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