Himalaya has always been the ultimate inspiration for world travelers since time immortal. Road trip across Himalaya makes you see different shades and colors of Sun and give travel inspiration to explore Himalaya further. In this blog post, you will see it all - the sun in its various forms captured at multiple locations and will be filled with awe. Happy reading!
Read the travel guide to plan a power packed self drive road trip to Spiti Valley. Read to know how to start, what should you pack and what could be your itinerary. Basic and practical tips to plan your first self drive road trip to Spiti Valley in trans-Himalayan region of Himachal Pradesh, India.
Himalayan Road Trips tests you mentally and physically before you could experience the delight called Himalayan Beauty. During our road trip from Delhi to Khajjiar via Dalhousie, we experienced thrill while crossing Jot Pass, & sheer solace while taking a stroll across Meadows of Khajjiar. Himalaya is all about such extreme experiences. Go Himalaya!!
Road trips to High Himalayan passes give adrenaline rush to every adventure seeker. Jalori Pass at 11000 feet from sea level is an important pass in Himachal Pradesh connecting Shimla Valley with Kullu Valley. It is steep and ferocious. It is a sheer delight and ultimate bliss to reach Tirthan valley from Shimla by crossing this imposing pass.
For me, Himalaya is the paradise and rest everything is called earth. In this blog i want to live my finest moments from Himalaya and share them with you to make you feel motivated enough to break the chain of mundane life and hit the road to Himalaya.
Driving the complete Spiti Circuit in Himachal is the epic achievement of my life and one stretch from Kaza to Komic is, so truly, the crowning glory of this epic road trip. It starts from the Administrative head quarter Kaza and ends at the highest village of Asia Komic which is home to The Highest Monastery of the world i.e. Tangyud Monastery.
Kunzum Pass or Kunzum La at 4950 mt ASL is a high mountain pass in Himachal Pradesh, India connecting Kullu and Lahaul Valley with Spiti Valley. It’s one of the highest motorable pass in the world that remain closed for 7-8 months in a year thus every year it exhibits its mighty importance by forcing people to foot walk the high glacier mountains to reach other side. It’s a divine place on earth surrounded by the grandeur of Himalaya which not only connects two important valleys but also signifies the confluence of two cultures i.e. Hinduism of Kullu and Lahual with Buddhism of Spiti.
Chandratal which literally means moon shaped lake (Chandra means moon & tal means lake in Hindi) is situated at a height of 4270 meters and 8 KMs away from the Kunzum Pass in Spiti & Lahaul district of Himachal Pradesh, India lies between a low ridge and the main Kunzum range. Boasting of a circumference of about 3 KMs, the crystal clear water of Chandra Tal Lake is one of the source of the violent Chandra river.
World out there, along the river Spiti is the wonderland known as Spiti Valley in Himachal which is composed by the God with only gorgeous places and breathtaking stunning landscapes. The mountains here are eroded with no or less vegetation and the snow-capped peaks against bluer than bluest sky makes region a world of contrasts, … Continue reading 30 Black & White Images Of Spiti Valley
Yes!!! We are finally SPITIed. Spiti Valley is a trans-himalayan, cold desert region located in the north-eastern part of Indian state of Himachal Pradesh offering only scenic landscapes and nothing else. The name "Spiti" means "The Middle Land", i.e. the land between Tibet and India and Spiti River adds life and charm to this Himalayan Valley. Every … Continue reading Quick View: Self Drive Road Trip to Spiti Valley, Himachal, India