Known as the “Little Tibet”, the geographical features of Spiti is similar to that of Tibet; even the topography, climate and the flora are alike. It is located in the Himalayas in the state of Himachal Pradesh. Spiti means ‘the middle land’, and is rightfully called so because it is positioned in between Tibet and India. There is a dominant influence of Buddhist culture in Spiti, more inclined towards the Tibetan Buddhism. This region is least populated in the country, covered with a high altitude alpine land, with scattered villages and monasteries.
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It is 12,500 in height and is separated from the Kullu valley by the Rohtang Pass. Kunzum Pass further separates Spiti from lahaul, leaving each other disconnected, especially during the winters. You can access this valley from Shimla crossing Kinnaur, from there the roads are in a fine condition till Kaza. This tourist destination is not very easy to get to, but the moment you step into Spiti, all the struggles are far gone. The alluring beauty of the place is mesmerizing; surrounded by snow capped mountains, long stretches of dry lands with hills and ever flowing rivers and lakes. It is an ideal place for the nature lovers and for adventure trips. A trip to Spiti will be a complete holiday to get refreshed and content; there are spectacular natural sites to visit like: Kaza, Dhankar, Lhalung, Lossar and more.
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FAQ of Spiti
Ques: Where is Spiti located?
Ans: Spiti Valley is 195 km above Manali, it is a cold desert mountain valley located high in the Himalayas in the north-eastern part of the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.
Ques: Nearest airport / Railway Station to Spiti?
Ans: Nearest airport to Spiti is Bhuntar Airport (Kullu) approx. 245 km and nearest railway station is Chandigarh which is approx. 490 km from Spiti. However International airport is situated in Delhi which is approx. 730 km.
Ques: How we can reach Spiti?
Ans: It is about 195 km from Manali and someone can hire taxi from Manali to reach Spiti or you can ask your travel agent to arrange the taxi for Spiti Valley.
Ques: How many days require to visit Spiti Valley?
Ans: You should require at least 08-10 days to visit Spiti Valley as its not feasible to reach Spiti directly from any of the major city. You need 5 days in total to reach Spiti via Kinnaur side and come back from Manali side. So, having three more days will help you explore Pin Valley, Langza, Hikkim, Komic, Ki and Kibber Villages around Kaza.
Ques: Is there are good hotels available at Spiti?
Ans: You will get the accommodation in Kaza (Spiti Valley) are where you can witness the breath- taking views of the region which almost feel like a painting. Kaza is hardly 05 minutes’ drive from Spiti Valley.
Ques: Why Spiti is famous?
Ans: Spiti valley is famous for its natural beauty, cultural heritage & monasteries. Tabo monastery is one of the most Important monastery in Spiti. The monasteries in Spiti are renowned for spectacular murals, ancient temples, and several stupas.
Ques: Best month to visit Spiti?
Ans: Summers are best time to visit Spiti Valley. In other seasons, the climate will be very cold – May to July is best time to visit this Valley.
Ques: Do we need to carry woollens in Summer also to visit Spiti?
Ans: Yes, you need to carry woollens along with shoes and socks as you are going to high attitude and it’s going to be very cold specially in the evening & nights.
Ques: It is safe to travel Spiti Valley with Senior Citizens and kids?
Ans: We don’t recommend to travel Spiti Valley with Senior Citizen and Children’s, the altitude is +13000 feet and may be uncomfortable because of rarefied air i.e. lack of oxygen, which could pose some problem to the elderly & child.
Ques: Is there are local restaurants available to eat in Spiti Valley?
Ans: Spiti Valley is cold desert and a small Town hence there are no local restaurants available to eat you have to dine in your hotel / homestay itself.
Ques: Is there are hospitals available in Spiti in case of emergency?
Ans: There are few Government Hospital exits in Kaza Valley to offer first Aid Service.
Ques: How do I plan a trip to Spiti Valley?
Ans: You can contact us by email or telephone to arrange the trip to Spiti Valley, one of our colleague will help you to arrange this trip. We would like to update you that you need 10 – 12 days if you are planning to visit Spiti Valley.
Ques: Tourist places which I can visit along with Spiti Valley?
Ans: You can visit Kaza, Kalpa, Tabo, Sangla and Manali etc.