Himachal Tourist Guide

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Dalhousie

Dalhousie, Chamba, IndiaDalhousie is a hill station full of colonial charm that holds lingering echoes of the Raj. Spread out over five hills. Named after Lord Dalhousie...

Dharamsala

Dharamsala, Kangra, HimachalDharamsala is bea- utiful & peaceful town, surrounded by forests of pine. Up there is Suburb of Dharamsala called Macleodganj or Little Lhasa...

Wander away from Kaza

Ki (Key ) Gompa (4116 m) : It is 12 km from Kaza. Perched on a hilltop, it is one of the most visited monasteries. It was built in the 14th century and has the largest collection of Kangyur, the ancient Buddhist texts.

Dhankar (3770 m) : It is 24 km from Kaza. The monastery once was a fort and dhankar, in local dialect, means a fort. Here once lived Nono, the ruler of Spiti. Buddhist scriptures in Bhoti are available here these days.

Tabo (3050 m) : It is 47 km from Kaza. Its exquisite wall paintings and stucco statues have given it the acronym Ajanta of Himalayas. Founded in 996 AD, it has been declared as the World Heritage site by UNESCO. This largest monastic complex in Spiti has an old section comprising nine temples, twenty three chortens, a monk's and a nun's chamber separately. Tabo's sanicitity is next to Tibet's Tholing monastery in Trans Himalayan Buddhism.

Atrangu : A village on Kaza-Kinnaur route opens the path to Pin valley formed by the Pin river. The chowmutrhi horse of this valley especially of Sugnam and Kungri Panchayats are very famous and are sold immediate during the Lavi Fair held at Rampur (Shimla district) held on Novermber 11-14 every year. This valley also has a popular gompa at Kungri. The Pin valley is a National Park for a variety of rare animals. The Lingti valley is on the left of Pin and offers some strenuous treks.

Kibber (4205m) : It is 20 km from Kaza. Its importance is because it is the permanently inhabited highest village connected by motorble road. This road has further touched the village of Gete at 4995m where there are only six living families.

Chamba

chamba, himachal
Chamba valley, the most loveliest in Himachal, is known for its scenic attractions, sparkling streams, beautiful lakes and crowned with high mountains ranges...

Kullu Manali

Kullu Manali, Himachal

 Kullu - Manali, A honeymooners place, is gifted with every thing that one can imagine. Kullu "The end of habitable world" and  Manali "Queen of Hills"...

 

Shimla

Shimla, Himachal, India

 Shimla a tourist destination. A beautiful hill town in the lap of nature, surrounded by pine and deodar forests. At a distance of 45 km, a prettiest place Solan exists"...

 

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