60 Spectacular Pictures of Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Spiti Valley means ‘The Middle Land’ between India and Tibet! It is one of the remotest places on Earth, probably the rawest and most natural region of India. Located high in the Himalayas, this cold desert mountain valley boasts of the world’s highest motorable and inhabited villages! Lahaul & Spiti Valley is an offbeat haven for soul seekers and a balm for nature lovers! The best part about Spiti is undoubtedly the warm, innocent and welcoming people who lend the valley its divine soul.

A fact to be shared ~

The Lahaul & Spiti district of Himachal Pradesh has been named among the top 10 regions to visit next year by Lonely Planet in it’s “Best in Travel 2018” list.

We will share some spectacular pictures from our trip that will put Lahaul & Spiti Valley on your travel bucket list! Enjoy. 🙂

Lahaul & Spiti Valley is a real heaven on Earth…

Where the mighty Himalayas are awe-inspiring!

Mountain - Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Mountain - Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Mountain - Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Mountain - Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Mountain - Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Mountain - Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Mountain - Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Mountain - Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Mountain - Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Mountain - Lahaul & Spiti Valley

Khab Bridge

And the Monasteries are so peaceful

Tabo Monastery - 1020 years old - Built in 996 C.E.

Tabo Monastery – 1020 years old – Built in 996 C.E.

Prayer Wheels

Prayer Wheels

Nako Monastery

Nako Monastery

Cute little Lamas at the Key Monastery

Cute little Lamas at the Key Monastery

Tangyud Monastery in Komik - Highest motorable Buddhist monastery in the world founded in the 14th century

Tangyud Monastery in Komik

Tangyud Monastery in Komik - Highest motorable Buddhist monastery in the world founded in the 14th century

Tangyud Monastery in Komik – Highest motorable Buddhist monastery in the world founded in the 14th century

Golden Buddha Statues inside the Key Monastery

Golden Buddha Statues inside the Key Monastery

Dhankar Monastery

Dhankar Monastery

Buddha statue inside the Tabo Monastery

Buddha statue inside the Tabo Monastery

Key Monastery

Key Monastery

Prayer Flags

Prayer Flags

And the valleys will take your breath away

And the colors of the sky will melt your heart

And cute little homes made of wood, stones and bricks be like..

Where innocent sun-kissed children are awesome posers as well 😉

There are breathtaking panoramic views of snow capped Kinner Kailash!

And you get to visit Chitkul – The last inhabited village near the Indo-China border

And different colored flowers make you feel so pretty!

And playing in snow makes you feel like a child again 🙂

And there is a sense of accomplishment to visit the World’s Highest Post Office in Hikkim

And there is an ancient golden colored huge Buddha statue in Langza

And the mirror reflecting lakes are so calm and clear

Nako Lake

Nako Lake

And there are freshwater streams gushing down the mountains!

And last but not the least, innocent and smiling people who steal the show!

With the Lama of the Tangyud Monastery

With the Lama of the Tangyud Monastery

Local women preparing lunch for the feast at Geyu Monastery

Local women preparing lunch for the feast at Geyu Monastery

With Dr. Suresh of Namsay Homestay in Tabo

With Dr. Suresh of Namsay Homestay in Tabo

For planning an awesome trip to the Kinnaur & Spiti Valley, click here

For reading all about the ancient monasteries of Spiti, click here

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9 Responses

  1. After seeing these pictures….my plan to visit Spiti is pre-poned… beautiful pictures

  2. Very informative, keep posting such good articles, it really helps to know about things.

  3. wow, that is some exploit

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