Go where your heart lies; the mountains are calling you to their grace. So what are you waiting for go pack your bags and step out of your usual routine to the glory of the tremendous magnificent mountains of Himalayas? It is something that will rejuvenate your souls and will take you to the steps of beauty and grace.
Well, our country India is full of diverse places. It is a hub of different cultures and places. So we have a lot to explore in our list. But when in our country it comes to exploring the hills it is always NORTH INDIA. Yes, from north India, we mean the great and glorious hills of Himachal, which will shadow you with there tranquility and beauty. If you have already explored the most beautiful places in the Himachal, then you are wrong, my friends. What you have examined are the famous hill stations of Himachal. The real beauty is still unexplored. It is yet to be explored. Let us unravel about which place we are talking about in Himachal. It is the beauty Of Kinnaur.
Kinnaur is a beautiful and prominent hill town of Himachal. This place is also acknowledged as "Land of God." the This extraordinary place is about 235 Km from Shimla and is conceded for its tranquillity and harmony of the lush green and rocky mountainscape having Satluj, Baspa, and Spiti river recoiling through the region. Ranging at an altitude from 2,320 to 6,816 meters, this most trivial district in India is very less population. It is also noted for the Kinnaur Kailash, a peak sacred to Hindus, near to the Tibetan frontier. Kinnaur comprises of two major segments, upper segment and lower segment which has the following town included in it Rampur,Sangla, Chitkul, Reckong Peo and Kalpa.
So here is the detailed itinerary to this fantastic place of Himachal that is Kinnaur.
Day 01: ~ Transfer From Shimla to Sangla(250 Kms)
Your trip starts here after you have your breakfast at your hotel, you will be taken on a walk through the beautiful Kamru and Sangla villages which will be a 1-2 hrs drive. After this, you will visit the magnificently carved old temples and Buddhist monasteries. Here you can mingle with local people to know more about the valleys. This amazing Sangla valley is also known as the Baspa Sangla valley, after river Baspa which flows through the valley, and it is the part of Kinnaur valley. At the end of your day, your Overnight stay will be arranged in the hotel in Sangla.
Day 02: ~ Sangla to Chitkul 3,450 metres / 11,318 feet and back to Sangla.
This day will start with your exploring part where you will have short, comfortable walks around the area. For this, we will be driving you to Chitkul, which is 20 km away. It is a total of 1 hrs journey. This place is also known as the last village on the Indian side on the Indo–Tibetan border. Tcommunityage of Chitkul is like something from a fairy tale, and you will have an opportunity to stroll around it. Enjoy the picturesque landscapes here, which are stunning, and you will have lots of time to appreciate them and talk to the local people. We will pass to Sangla for lunch in the local restaurants and later the rest of the day is free to relax in the mountain landscape or if you like you can walk to another nearby village or nature walk. We will have this second night at the same hotel luxury at Sangla.
Day 03:~ Sangla to Kalpa 2,758 metres / 9,048 feet (40 km/ 2-3 hrs)
The next day after the morning meal, you will be taken from the hotel, and you are driven to Kalpa village will start, which is a 2-3 hrs drive. Enroute we will stop at Recongpeo and will have a walk around the local market. Recongpeo is the district headquarters of Kinnaur district. We will have lunch in a local restaurant where you have a selection to enjoy Indian or Tibetian food. After lunch, we will ride to Kalpa, which is a 7 km long drive. You will check in to your hotel. In the evening, explore the Kalpa Valley. Then your overnight stay will be in a hotel in Kalpa.
Day 04: ~ Kalpa Local Sightseeing
After breakfast your today's journey, we will visit the Kalpa village and the nearby Roghi village. These villages are covered with thick pine forests and are famous for apricots and apples. The most exquisite view of the Mt. Kinner Kailash Mountain (6000 meters) can be had from here. This is a spectacular sight early in the morning as the rising sun touches the snowy peaks with crimson and gold light. Kalpa is situated at an altitude of 2759 m from the sea level, on the old Hindustan Tibet Road at a distance of 260 km from Shimla. Earlier it was the District Headquarter of Kinnaur. It is a 14 KMS drive. It has all the features of a heritage village. Kalpa came into influence in the wake of British Governor-General Lord Dalhousie's visit in the 19th century then your overnight stay will stay at hotel at Kalpa Valley.
Day 05: ~ Transfer From Kalpa to Shimla(245 Kms)
Here comes an end to the beautiful trip. You will then Checkout from the hotel and then will proceed to Shimla. On the way back you will to Shimla, you can Enjoy the perfect Sightseeing of Narkanda. At last, your Drop will be at Shimla. Adios to your beautiful tour and services.