What is Spiti valley famous for?

Spiti valley is acclaimed for its distinctive Moon-esque landscapes and interesting landforms. 5 entities that define the Spiti valley are:  Chandratal —.the lake of moon.   Buddhist monasteries of Ki, Kaza, Kungri, and Tabo.  Snow leopards of Kibber —  the grey ghost of the Himalayas. Fascinating Tibetan culture and customs.  Fossils — dating back to the…

How to reach Spiti valley from Shimla?

Shimla to Narkanda-Rampur Bushahr-Powari-Pooh-Dubling village drive is on National Highway 5 (NH5). The Dubling village to Nako-Tabo-Kaza drive is on NH505. Kaza is the headquarters of Spiti valley. During winters, Shimla-Narkanda-Rampur road gets closed for a day or two whenever there is a long spell of snowfall. During such events, take the Shimla-Suni-Rampur Bushahr route…

How to reach Spiti valley from Delhi?

You need to follow Ambala-Zirakpur Expressway on National Highway(NH) 44 and Zirakpur to Shimla (111 km) on NH5 in Himachal Pradesh.  Shimla to Narkanda-Rampur Bushahr-Powari-Pooh-Dubling village drive is on NH5. Dubling village to Nako-Tabo-Kaza drive is on NH505. Kaza is the headquarter of Spiti valley.

Is Spiti Valley Circuit doable In October?

Yes. The circuit is doable in October, though, the weather gets highly erratic — after September — in high altitude regions of Kinnaur, Spiti valley and Lahaul valley.   

When Does Road To Spiti Valley Open?

Though the Manali to Spiti valley route gets closed — most often after November/early December till March — during winters, the Shimla-Narkanda-Rampur-Nako-Kaza road stays open even during wintertime. During long spells of snowfall, Shimla-Kaza road may get closed for a day or two. BRO team from Project Deepak and local administration employs dozers, snow cutters,…

Can you list out the packing list for Auden’s Col & Mayali Pass trek?

The packing list for Auden’s Col trek are as follows: Clothing Trekking pants and jackets. Rainproof pants and jackets. Thermals underwear. A pair of gloves. Short-sleeved trekking shirts. Long-sleeved trekking shirts. Woolen cap/ beanies. Insulating jackets. fleece-lined jacket. Lightweight Sweaters.  Trekking boots. First Aid. Sanitary pads/ Tampons. Toiletries. Sunscreen. Hand sanitizer. Water Bottle. Sunglasses. Chargers.…