This time my roadtrip adventure will take you to a maginificent Himalayan location i.e. Munsiyari, the home to Panchachuli Ranges of five Himalayan Peaks, which is a less explored & yet to be commercialized travel destination in Uttaranchal.
Another long distance road tripping to the centre of India i.e. States of Madhya Pradesh & Chhattisgarh. While Madhya Pradesh is famous as the Heart of Incredible India and Chhattisgarh is the Land of Surprises.
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
Our tryst with Havelis started when, inadvertently, we reached Mandawa on our way to Bikaner. Mandawa is a part of Shekhawati region of Rajasthan which is recognized as the Open-Air Art Gallery of The World due to the largest concentration of the frescos in this region. The grand Havelis of this region are adorned with … Continue reading Havelis of Mandawa and Fatehpur: A Mural Symphony from Rajasthan
This time the candid dhaba destination is Lucky Dhaba at Jalandhar which is one of the oldest dhaba on NH1. NH1, one of the busiest highway and a pathway to many travel destination towards Himalaya, boasts of numerous Dhabas dishing out Desi food all along. These24x7 dhabas are a gift to overworked truck drivers, young … Continue reading Dhaba Trail: Lucky Dhaba, Jalandhar on NH1
Recently we did a self-drive road tripping to Naggar in Kullu District near Manali in Himachal Pradesh. As soon as annual snow fall arrived in North, it brought with it an itch to take up one last road trip of 2014 towards snow capped mountain range of Himalaya. The year 2014 had already been a … Continue reading Quick View: Self Drive Road Trip to Naggar in Kullu Valley near Manali
First of all I would like to take this opportunity to thank each and every one of you for the continued support with comments, likes, plusses, tweets, and shares. It has been an absolute pleasure to share my travel stories and photos. I would like you to know that you’ve all helped make 2014 a … Continue reading 10 Incredible Moments of 2014: Making Of A Travel Photo Blogger