Lahaul Spiti: An adventurous journey to splendid Himalayan beauty

by Mrittika Mondal

Lahaul Spiti is a district located in the eastern Himachal Pradesh formed after the merger of two smaller districts of Lahaul and Spiti. An epitome of rich culture, Buddhist monasteries, lakes, and snowy Desert Mountains, the trip to this exotic tourist place is full of fun and adventure.

Important places of visit in Lahaul Spiti

There are several remarkable tourist destinations at the Spiti Valley. When on a tour, it is wise to take a long trip for 10-15 days so that you don’t miss the best places to visit in the region.

Chandratal lake

There are some bewilderingly beautiful lakes in Spiti including the Chandratal Lake, Suraj Tal Lake and Dhankar Lake. The Suraj Tal is the 3rd highest lake in the country located at an altitude of 4950m.

The most famous of them all is the crescent-shaped Chandratal Lake situated 6kms away from the Kunzum Pass. This sweet water lake, spread over an area of 2.5km, has blue and....

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