Nestled away in the Parvati Valley of Himachal Pradesh, Kasol is a beautiful village famous for its treks, rivers and scenic appeal. It is the best place one can go to unwind, just to sit back and chill in the lap of mother nature.
With a backdrop of the mighty mountains, sitting beside the roaring river Parvati, one can easily let go of the worries and hustle-bustle of the big crowded cities. When in Kasol, you can also enjoy the Israeli food, as this place is inhabited by a large number of Israelis. Also, the market has a variety of souvenirs for you to take home.
Kasol is famous for its treks – Kheerganga, Yanker Pass, Sar pass and Pin Parvati Pass Treks. Malana, another small town nearby is a must-visit.
What All There’s To See:
Kheerganga Trek: Blessed with a hot water spring, this small village treats the eyes, body, and soul of the visitor. The trekkers camp here and relieve their stress and just enjoy the calm, serene and captivating environment. It is a 13 km trek from Tosh, which takes up to 6-7 hours.
Tosh: Away from the busy life of cities, Tosh is an untouched village. Sitting just next to Kasol, Tosh is a city of trance, which is gaining popularity among youth seeking adventure and exotic experiences. People come here to practice Yoga and Meditation and to get clean and fresh air. Israelis are amongst the most common visitors here.
Malana: This prehistoric untouched village is situated by the banks of the Malana river. Visitors can pass by this village en route the Chandrakhani Pass. This little village has a very rich culture.
Pin Parvati Pass: Perfect place for camping, this place challenges the adventure seekers. This is one of the most sought-after treks of the Himalayas and really tests the limits of the trekkers. This trek offers you the most invigorating and exciting experience and a must-do if you have a thing for adventure.
Manikaran Sahib: Manikaran is also known as an important pilgrimage site for Sikhs and Hindus. The Gurudwara, temples, hot springs and scenic beauty attracts a lot of tourists. The hot springs here are believed to cure many diseases and are considered holy.
Sar Pass Trek: This trek starts from Kasol, and is full of adventure. This trek is for beginners, thrilling yet easy. Passing through snow-clad mountains, villages and thick forests, this trek is perfect if you want to begin with your trekking experience.
Yanker Pass, Kalal are among the other treks and treads you might want to experience, when in Kasol.
Best time to visit: Summer months see a lot of tourists here, but people love to visit in winter too. So, Kasol is a year-round destination.
Kasol is also well connected by roads, so it’s easy to reach there by cars, taxis or buses.
Kasol is on the bucket list of every passionate traveler. This is because it has got a lot of waiting for them. So many activities and adventurous treks to add to your life experiences are waiting for you in Kasol.
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