Set your date with two wonderful places Lahaul and Spiti that'll offer you breathtaking views of the valleys and nature. If you are bogged down by your routine, then these places will rejuvenate you.Lahaul and Spiti are located at extreme corners of Himachal near the Tibet border. You need to go via Rohtang Pass, Rani Nala, and Kunzum pass to reach the place.The region is known for its plain terrains and snow-clad valleys.
Spiti valley offers you an amazing experience to explore the raw beauty of nature. As the region is not so crowded and there are many unseen places, you'll find the place quite peaceful.The fresh breezes and rich flora and fauna captivate every tourist who visits the place. The mighty mountains and beauty of the place will surely melt your heart. It is like an offbeat adventure holiday you simply can't miss.Spiti valley also offers a breathtaking view of the Himalayan range. The cultural richness of the place is simply unmatched. Even the hospitality of the locals is something that you would love.
As most adventure seekers opt for homestays in Spiti valley, the locals mingle well and offer the best kind of experience. Both places have many temples and monasteries that also attract tourists.You can visit the local monasteries of the place to seek divine intervention. As the place is highly influenced by the Tibetan culture, you would find Tibetan influence as well.From shopping experiences to cuisine, you can get an insight into Tibetan culture in Spiti valley.Spiti valley is home to many high altitude and local villages so you can have a lot of fun exploring the places.
Spiti is also known for its wildlife adventures. You'll be able to spot many rare species of birds and animals in the region. The breathtaking locations and calm places of Lahaul and Spiti will surely blow your mind.If you want to spend days contemplating about life, then you know where to head. Kinnaur Spiti Tours will offer you the best experience.
Kinnaur-Spiti tour of 9 nights - 10 days with Chandratal Lake:
After reaching Chandigarh, our travel representative will welcome you. You'll then be driven towards Sarahan. Once you reach the place, you can check into the hotel for an overnight stay.
Have an early breakfast and head to Sangla. You can start your tour by visiting the Bhimakali temple that was famous for human sacrifices in the past. Continue to drive towards Sangla that'll take about four to five hours.You can check into your hotel and have lunch. Post lunch, visit Kamru and Sangla villages and get an insight into their culture. Then head to visit old temples and Buddhist monasteries to seek some divine intervention.You can also shop for some local stuff at the place. Head back to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Have a delicious breakfast and head to the local tour of Sangla valley. Start by visiting the Kamru Fort and its dedicated temple of Kamakshi Devi. Sangla is an amazing place that is located near Baspa River that is famous for its highly fertile soil, it is at a height of 2621 m above the sea level and falls at a distance of 17 km from Karcham.You can witness some wonderful sights from the place as gigantic Raldang Peaks towering behind look amazing. Then head to Chitkul village that is the last village on the Indo Tibetan border. You can explore the nearby places near Chitkul village. Head back to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Have an early breakfast and head to the tour of Kalpa village. You can start your tour by visiting Recongpo and enjoy the vibrancy of the local market and buying local stuff at the place.
The place is also Kinnaur District headquarter so you can enjoy a delicious lunch at the restaurant. Savor the taste of Indian and Tibetan dishes at the place. Post your lunch you can visit Roghi village, which is known for its thick pine forests and apricots and apple orchards.Early in the morning, you can also enjoy the majestic view of the Mt. Kinner Kailash that offers breathtaking sunrise. You can head back to your hotel for an overnight stay post-dinner.
Have a delicious breakfast and head towards Tabo en route Puh and Nako. Visit the Nako lake and village and explore the place. Have a lunch break in Nako and relish the taste of Tibetan flavors.Nako is a small village that is built around the same lake, it is home to important Buddhist Gompa and a small temple. On your way, you can halt at Gue village that is the last Indian village at Indo Tibetan border.You'll be able to visit the naturally preserved mummy of a Buddhist monk that is about 600 years old here. Explore the local places and head to your hotel for an overnight stay.
Have an early breakfast and head to visit Tabo monastery for morning prayers, you'll feel a divine connection in this place. You can then drive towards Kaza that'll take about 3 hours to reach.On the way, you can also visit the Dhankar monastery and village. Take a lunch break here. Once you reach Kaza, you can check out local places and markets. Check into your hotel for an overnight stay.
Have your breakfast and head to Langza village. You can talk to locals and explore the options nearby to have an insight into the place. This place is also known for its fossils.You can then head to Hikkim and the Komic village. Komic village is situated at a great height but it is connected through motorable road. You can then head to Kee Monastery.It is situated at the foot of steep ridges on the left bank of river Spiti and the village of Kibber. You'll be able to spot Himalayan blue sheep and snow ibex at this place.You can enjoy your lunch at Kibber village where you'll have a good choice of Tibetan dishes to savor. Head back to your hotel after dinner.
Have an early breakfast and head to Chandratal Lake by crossing Kunzam Pass. The drive towards Chandratal is quite breathtaking. Once you reach Chandratal, you can enjoy the mesmerizing scenic views of the place.This place is the source of the river Chandra and according to a credence, this is the spot from where Indra’s Chariot took the eldest Pandava brother Yudhistra ascended to heaven in his mortal form.Enjoy the views of snow-clad mountains from the place. You'll be able to enjoy the overnight camping at Chandratal overlooking the night sky.
Have an early breakfast as you get up amidst the breathtaking views. Head to Manali Enroute Kunzum Pass and the Rohtang pass.Enjoy the amazing views on the drive. Explore the local Manali market and check into your hotel for an overnight stay.
Have your breakfast as you'll be driven back to Chandigarh. On the way, you can visit Hanogi Devi temple and Pandoh Dam. The driver will drop you at a preferred point. Its the end of your wonderful tour.