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 outdoor 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 crossings to trek – easy, demanding, or moderate such as the Indrahar La
- immerse yourself in Tibetan culture or yoga, volunteer with refugees or just chill out in the mountains in Mcleod Ganj
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Shimla, Naldehra & Around, Kinnaur, Rampur, Sarahan, Sangla Valley, Rekong Peo, Kalpa, Rekong Peo to Sumdo, Mandi, Rewalsar Lake, Tirthan & Banjar Valleys, Bhuntar, Parvati Valley, Kullu, Naggar, Manali, Dharamsala to Mandi, Chamba Valley, Lahaul & Spiti, Lahaul, Spiti.