Driving to Spiti in Winters?

A car driving on snow covered road passes through a chorten near Rangrik village of Spiti. Picture by Himanshu Khagta

Winter is in full swing in Spiti valley and everything is covered with a thick layer of snow. The temperature is touching a minimum of -20.8˚C. Due to limited accessibility, challenging road conditions and extremely cold and harsh weather, only few get a chance to experience this majestic landscape. For those who do, go back… Continue reading Driving to Spiti in Winters?

Manali – Kaza road is now open

After eight long months, the road to Spiti is finally open from Manali side. It is advisable to travel in a car with a good ground clearance as the road is pretty bad from this side. You can always take the longer route through Kinnaur.