This is an experiential holiday designed suit all age groups, to experience winters in remote village in the Himalaya. Experience and indulge in the life style of the natives, even if just for a couple of days with the luxury of warm comfortable beds with local 'tandoors' for heating the cosy wooden rooms. we'll go out on photography hikes towards the Hampta Pass and Lassi Thatch and visit 'Panduropa', paddy field of 'the Pandavas' at almost 10000 feet.The Stay in our 'Wilderness Lodge' in Sethan is an experience in itself. Sethan is the last village in the Hampta Valley and is heaven for backcountry skiing in the winters. Located far away from civilization, at an altitude of 9200 feet with grand views of the Dhauladhar Range, the lodge has warm cosy rooms and all basic modern amenities and serves as the perfect 'base' for all our backcountry adventures. With brilliant photography opportunities, it'd be a truly unique and memorable experience for guests of all ages.
• 3 days
This tour is offered by Visit.org, the world's leading platform for social impact travel experiences. Revenue from this experience will be reinvested in our local partner org Spiti Ecosphere, which aims to support the livelihoods of local communities through sustainable, ethical ecotourism, and conservation and development projects in the Spiti Valley. • Experience a day in a nunnery high up in the Himalayas and support local livelihoods and development projects. • Immerse yourself in the traditions of Tibetan Buddhism as you learn Bhotti, the Tibetan dialect, and mantras with the nuns. • Witness how the nuns sustainably generate solar power and cook their garden-grown vegetables for dinner together.
• 1 day