A schedule of the Dalai Lama’s teachings in Dharamsala is available on his website. The events are free and open to the public, but require in-person registration. More: dalailama.com. Treks in and around the Dhauladhars are popular. Overnight trips generally include a guide, meals and camping equipment for about $US30 a day. We hiked with Kuldeep Singh, who’s licensed by the local tourism department. More: +91 94 1856 4767.