Located away from the busy life Spiti Valley is a world in its own. As compared to other Himalayan regions, Spiti is completely different in terms of landscape, food, and lifestyle. With rough terrains, rocky roads, waterfalls, hamlets & lot of monasteries Spiti Vally is a paradise for adventure seekers, photographers and people who just love the quiet and meditative energy.
Here are five reasons why Spiti Valley should be your next destination 👇👇
1) Monasteries of Spiti:
Situated in the laps of Himalayas Spiti is also called as the home of monks. There are a total of five major monasteries in this region such as Key Monastery, Dhankar Monastery, Tangyud Monastery, Tabo, and Kungri Monastery. Tabo is over 1000 years old and consists of several small temples.
If you are someone who loves Buddhism and just the silent nature and their culture I am sure we have already convinced you.
2) Yak Safari
For all the adventure seekers out there, YES Spiti valley is one of those places which allows you to get mesmerized and lost by the beauty of Himalayan mountains while riding a Yak.
3) Beautiful Lakes
Spiti Vally is one of those places which is ornamented with beautiful lakes. A must stop is Chandratal Lake. Camping by this lake under starry skies is exactly the kind of life-changing experience you are looking for.
4) Living In Quaint Homestays
Staying in a hotel or a guesthouse is all fine but it’s only when you stay in a homestay you get to experience the local life. You get a sneak into the life of the local community, what do they eat, what do they do to get by the day. Homestays allows you to connect and be a part of a community and a place famous for its Buddhist culture one can only imagine the life-changing experience of homestays of Spiti
5) Highest Post Office Of The World
Located at an elevation of 14,567 feet, Hikkim village of Spiti valley is home to the World’s highest post office. I don’t know about you but the idea of sending a postcard to my friends and family from the worlds highest post office really excites me.
Cut-off from the main civilization Spiti is truly a world of its own.
Even the famous author Rudyard Kipling had said in his book that the isolated & beautiful valley of Spiti is “a world within a world“.
We hope this blog gave you some value and we will see you on your next Spiti Adventure
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