Kalatop :

Kalatop is basically a jungle so it is known as Kalatop Wildlife Sanctuary.People who are going to trek for Dainkund or Khajjiar are often stay here.

Its Wildlife Sanctuary is home to a wide variety of flora and fauna. Leopard, bear, deer, langur, jackal, Himalayan Black Marten, Barking Goral and countless beautiful birds can be spotted here.

Kalatop Entrance Gate

The landscapes are thickly covered with Deodar trees interspersed with little streams flowing into the Ravi river. The wildlife sanctuary was better known as a gaming reserve for Chamba rulers, in history. The area is a favorite spot for trekking, picnics, and nature walks. There is a splendid sunset view occur everyday.All the day sun play hide n seek with clouds and suddnely disappears.

Trekking Purpose :

It is a mid point of Dalhousie and Dainkund. Therefore most of all Trekking groups set their base camp at here. So they can easily go for trek to Dainkund and return Kalatop. After rest at night another day next place is generally Khajjiar. Which is also on the way of return Dalhousie .

   Near by Places : Dainkund , Khajjiar