In the upper region of Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh lies a beautiful village called Nako. The village is as small as the name itself. What makes this small hamlet different from all other villages in Kinnaur is a beautiful lake and its clear blue water kissing and nudging the village with circular, gentle ripples lulling its inhabitants to a deep sleep. 

Altitude: 3,662 m (12,014 ft)

Distance from

Delhi: 665 km

Chandigarh: 420 km

Shimla: 314 km




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Summer adventurists cannot have enough of rafting over the speeding waters and ferocious rapids of the River Zanskar, and winter adventure fanatics cannot limit their pace on the freezing layer of the unnaturally calm waters of the Zanskar. The mystifying Zanskar River freezes into a sheet of ice in winters and remains the only route to access the Zanskar Valley. …

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3 beautiful monasteries of Spiti Valley

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That’s what made me & my rider- Rajendra, decide that we are getting Leh’d again and perhaps every year. And to fulfil our quest for additional dosage of adventure, it was decided to add Spiti Valley in the itinerary. Well that addition did enhance the severity of this trip, but we were blessed with the serenity of the Valley, happy …

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