Spiti Valley "beautiful but brutal"

Category: Outdoor Scenes

 

Photo and caption by Harsh Wardhan

Spiti means the middle land & it lies between Tibet & tourists favorite Himachal Pradesh, south-east of Ladakh. Any person who loves driving in the Himalayas should definitely take a trip to Lahaul & Spiti valley. The terrain is harsh, desolate & inhospitable but your final destination makes it all worth it.The dominant feature of Spiti valley is its Buddhist culture. The naked & rugged snow top mountains, sparsely populated villages at long distances, beautiful blue sky & equally beautiful blue Spiti River are the main features of this isolated land.

Location: Spiti Valley, Himachal Pradesh, India

 

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