Untouched Kinnaur: Rusklang village Of Ropa valley

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Untouched & Unexplored 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. Kinnaur Kailash is a peak (6500… Continue reading Untouched Kinnaur: Rusklang village Of Ropa valley

Delightful Charang Village

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After trekking for what seemed like most part of the day from Thangi & Lambar, we reached Charang – a delightful little village. I had no clue what lay ahead of us – the Kinnaur Kailash Parikrama! Charang, Last village on Indo Tibetan border:  One of the most challenging, once in a lifetime adventures I’ve had in the Himalayas. A day… Continue reading Delightful Charang Village

Charang Monastery: The most Holy temple of Kinnaur

Charang Monastery, Kinnaur  My first ever trek was to Kedarnath in Rudraprayag, Uttarakhand, a small town in the Garhwal Himalayas flanked by snow-covered peaks, famous for its Shiva temple. Almost a decade later when I got the opportunity to do the Kinner Kailash Parikrama trek, I was thrilled! After traveling in public transport, bikes, and cars,… Continue reading Charang Monastery: The most Holy temple of Kinnaur

Lamkhaga Pass Trek Expedition – Chitkul to Dumti

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Chitkul to Dumti Trek blog Lamkhaga Pass Trek: Day 1 & 2   It was 20th May 2017, and as per schedule 10 of us were to start for the Lamkhaga pass trek from Chitkul village in the morning after our breakfast. Even before the beginning of the Lamkhaga pass trek, I had got an adventurous… Continue reading Lamkhaga Pass Trek Expedition – Chitkul to Dumti

Chitkul: Scenic Last Frontier Village Of Kinnaur

The signboard read “हिंदुस्तान का आखरी ढाबा” (The last dhaba of Hindostan) as we reached Chitkul after witnessing some amazing views of Sangla village and exploring the trail to Chitkul village beside the Baspa river. Chitkul: The Last Village In Sangla valley Of Kinnaur Kinnaur, the land of the mythological Kinnauras is almost divided in… Continue reading Chitkul: Scenic Last Frontier Village Of Kinnaur