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Experience and Enjoy Spectacular Sunset, Moonrise and Sunrise at Kinnaur!

Mar 01, 2018

Experience and Enjoy Spectacular Sunset, Moonrise and Sunrise at Kinnaur!
Experience and Enjoy Spectacular Sunset, Moonrise and Sunrise at Kinnaur! | Credit: Pinterest

If you love the prospect of visiting the Himalayan mountains, Kinnaur Kailash is a choice you will not regret. Essentially a pilgrimage destination for Hindus and Buddhists, the scenic mountainous district offers a spectacular combination of snow capped mountain peaks, deep valleys, dense forests, gorges, villages, temples, apple orchards and beautiful landscape of scenic splendour. Additionally, travellers can enjoy exquisite moonrise, sunsets and sunrise which is an experience they will cherish always.

Kinnaur is situated on the south-eastern section of Himachal Pradesh in north India and borders Tibet on the east. The best time to visit the region famous for its temples and apples is from April to October. You can view breathtaking sunrises, sunsets and moonrise, if you plan well, from Kalpa which the best choice for experiencing these natural marvels. 

The sunsets viewed from Kalpa will enthral you with its spectacular flame like colours that seem to set the mountain ranges on fire! The scene will be forever etched in your memory and you will treasure the Instagram worthy images captured from the hotel’s viewing deck.

If you wish to savour the travel experience you must enjoy the equally captivating moonrise and sunrise from this stunningly beautiful mountain district in the Himalayan range. The views can easily compete with the charm and beauty of the Alps.

Visitors will be spellbound by the charming scene that unfolds during the early dawn when the sun rises over the mountains. As the rays of light shine slowly but surely over the mountain range it creates a serene and delightful picture as the valley awakens gradually with the gentle softness of the morning sunrise.

Watching the moonrise in Kalpa is an experience that has to be seen to be believed. Lucky travellers can experience the magic of viewing a full moonrise here which they will never forget. Sunrise, sunset and moonrise in Kinnaur are precious treats that only the fortunate few can view. It is as if a hidden master artist is at work in the skies and mountains painting on an huge canvas with colours that cannot be replicated by humans.

Anybody who loves the mountains and trekking can absorb the incredible beauty of the Himalayan landscape in this remote district and feel humbled and awestruck at nature’s creativity. Sightseeing can include visits to temples and Buddhist monasteries. Travelers can use the bus services from New Delhi, Shimla, Chandigarh or Haridwar to visit the destination. Tourists can enjoy shopping for shawls, silver jewellery, metal and wood carvings, rugs, dried fruit and other such delights.

There are good, reasonably priced hotels and guest houses, where travellers can stay comfortably in Sangla, Roghi, Pooh, Chitkul and Kalpa among other places in the area. A visit to Kinnaur combines, adventure, the thrill of driving on steep, winding, cliff hanging roads, the picturesque scenery, enjoyment and serenity.