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The Valley Of Brimming Beauty | Baspa valley Kinnaur

Baspa valley, Kinnaur: Bordering along western Himalaya with Tibet and Garhwal, the Baspa valley of Kinnaur has been open to visitors since the early nineties. The valley got its name from the Baspa river which originates from Chung Sakhago pass and meanders for around 30 km before meeting Satluj on its left bank near Karcham. …

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Views from Chaka meadwos , Kalpa , Kinnaur

Chaka Meadows Hike – Kalpa, Kinnaur

Kalpa To Chakka Trek Chaka meadows hike is for the ones in tireless twenties wanting to savor the spectacle of Kinner Kailash mountain range from close or for the ones in late forties when knees begin to protest against the gradient and you start appreciating the least challenging of the mountain trails. The route The …

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Thalay Sagar peak (6904m) [ Gangotri National Park ]

Auden’s Col Trek : Via Khatling Glacier & Mayali Pass

Auden’s Col is a mountain pass that connects Jogin I (6465m) and Gangotri III (6580m) and is reportedly situated at an altitude of around 5400m. It also binds two glaciers on the opposite sides. One is Khatling glacier and the other one looks like the glacier belonging to Jogin I. Auden’s Col Trek Expedition: A …

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Sangla – A Buddhist Town in the lap of Himalayas!

Sangla Village of Kinnaur,Himachal Pradesh is a scenic & heavenly small hilltown for visitors all over the world. It is largest village of the Sangla valley and one of the largest in Kinnaur. Located at middle of the valley and about 18km from the nearest highway i.e NH 05,  it has found place in an …

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Kinner Kailash Parikrama Trek in Winter

Kinnaur-Kailash Parikrama Trek Blog by Micah Hanson “How will you know the way, the weather is bad, there is a lot of snow,” the senior officer said. “I’ve hiked all over the Himalayas, I hiked the Pin-Paravati pass in a snowstorm,” I retorted.  “Ok, I’ll give you permission if you write a statement that you …

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Untouched Kinnaur: Rusklang village, Ropa valley, Himachal

Untouched & Unexplored Kinnaur Rusklang village of Ropa valley, Kinnaur  Kinnaur in northeast Himachal, surrounded by Tibet in the east, is the least explored and the second least populous district, after Lahaul & Spiti, in Himachal Pradesh, India. The old Hindustan-Tibet road, the ancient Silk Route, passes through Kinnaur along the banks of Sutlej River. …

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