Kasol, Himachal Pradesh

Kasol is a charming spot with broad expanse of clear white sands on the Parvati River bank. The Parvati River is the largest tributary of the Beas River in Kullu valley. The cold waters and rapids of Parvati River shelter good spots for trout fishing.

Fast Facts

Height: 1640 m

Climate: In winter, the temperature gets quite low and heavy woollens are needed. Summers are pleasant and cottons are recommended.

Getting There & Away: How to reach Kasol

Road: Can be reached by road only and is at a distance of 42 kms from Kullu.

Rail: The nearest broad gauge is at Chandigarh at 290 kms away.

Air: The Kullu airport at Bhuntar is 32 kms.

Tourist Attractions in Kasol

Pulga (height 1600 m) is a challenging trek.

Khirganga: On a trekking route in the Great Himalayan National Park, have sulphur springs that have therapeutic properties. Mantalai, two kilometres beyond Khirganga is a scenic spot.

Chandra Khanni Pass is at a stiff climb from Kasol.

Malana Village lies beyond the Chandra Khanni Pass. This high altitude isolated society governed in the name of the presiding deity ‘Jamlu devta’ by a set of democratic traditions has preserved its way of life for centuries. At the head of the valley is the Malana Glacier.

Shoja (2962 m, 72 kms from Kasol) provides an all encompassing view of the snow peaks, valleys, meadows, forests, rivers and streams.

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