Kinnaur is located on the Indo-Tibet border with
Altitude: high altitude district, varies from 2000 mts.and above.
Temperature: cold. Winter temperature can be well below zero.
Clothing: heavy woolen in winter, light woolen or thick cotton in summers.
Strongly recommended: Walking shoes with good grip, walking sticks.
Air: Shimla, the nearest air link is 200 kms away.
Road: NH 22 runs through the district up to Spiti. Good network but narrow and winding roads.
Rail: Nearest railhead is Shimla.
Places of interest: Dotted with natural beauty, high peaks and deep valleys.
Accommodation: HPPWD, HPSEB and
Prior booking is necessary. To be done from Shimla. A few privately run hotels and guest houses are also available.
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