India - Himachal Pradesh (PDF Chapter)
This is the Himachal Pradesh chapter from Lonely Planet’s India guidebook.
With spectacular snowy peaks and plunging river valleys, beautiful Himachal is India’s out-door adventure playground. From trekking and climbing to rafting, paragliding and skiing, if it can be done in the mountains, it can be done here.
- dare the hair-raising passes, gorges and cliff-ledge roads of the Kinnaur-Spiti loop, one of Asia’s great road trips
- choose from dozens of spectacular mountain treks – easy, demanding, or moderate such as the Hamta Pass
- immerse yourself in Tibetan culture or yoga, volunteer with refugees or just chill out in the mountains in McLeod Ganj
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Southern Himachal Pradesh, Shimla, Kinnaur, Ram-pur, Sarahan, Sangla Valley, Rekong Peo, Kalpa, Rekong Peo to Tabo, Central Himachal Pra-desh, Mandi, Rewalsar, Tirthan & Banjar Valleys, Bhuntar, Parvati Valley, Kullu, Naggar, Manali & Around, Western Himachal Pradesh, Dharamsala, McLeod Ganj & Around, Dharamsala to Mandi, Chamba Valley, Lahaul & Spiti, Lahaul, Spiti.
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