Ghoomakad is a unique coworking, co-living, and creation place located in Village Rakkar, near Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh. We have 8 rooms and 2 team/family suits in the living area in a traditional mud-house setting. Apart from co-living, we have a 20+ seater coworking studio with reliable internet and power backup. Food is served in the community dining hall on the same premises.
We also have a camping site with 8 tents, a tree house, and 8-bedded hostel in the organic farm next doors. Overall, we have a capacity to host over 40 people, events of about 80 people, and workations for over 30 people.
There are a few flights to Dharamsala (DHM) from Delhi (DEL) everyday. From Dharamsala airport, a taxi to Ghoomakad costs about 600 Rs. Please tell the taxi driver to take you to Ghoomakad at Rakkar-Sidbari.
There are regular buses from Delhi and Chadigarh to Dharamsala. Once hyou reach Dharamsala, you can either take a bus to Sidbari and then walk up 2 kms or take a taxi directly to Ghoomakad (300 Rs.). You can book the tickets online through (Redbus, Paytm)
The nearest train station is Pathankot/ Pathankot Cant (PTK/PTKC). Once at Pathankot, you can take a bus to Dharamsala (3 hours/ 120 Rs). Follow above instructions to reach Ghoomakad from Dharamsala.
This Shiva Temple is unique and goes well with the illustrious scenic beauty of the place. There is a small waterfall also behind the temple with water flowing continuously around the temple. It’s 1.5 KM walk from Ghoomakad.
The Gyuto Monastery is one of the most famous monasteries and specializes in the study of Tantric meditation, Tantric ritual arts, and Buddhist philosophy. It’s just 2 KM walk from Ghoomakad.
Located 2 KM from Ghoomakad, Norbulingka is a small Tibetan settlement surrounding an institute established to preserve Tibetan art and culture. It’s worth visiting to know more about Tibetan arts and culture.
Located about 16 kilometers from Ghoomakad, Its culture is a beautiful blend of Tibetan with some British influence. McLeodganj is the home of HH Dalai Lama and Tibetan community. Few of the most eminent and religiously significant monasteries in India are located here.
Mostly referred as “Paragliding Capital of India”, Bir is also a noted center for ecotourism, spiritual studies, and meditation. It is about 60 KM (3 hours) from Ghoomakad.
Triund is a popular trek, about 9-km away from Mcleodganj. It is situated at a great height and provides a mesmerizing view of the Moon Peak-Indhrar Pass. It is also an ideal spot for picnics and the clean and pristine environment will surely rejuvenate your senses.