Photographer's Note

Himachal Pradesh, Known as the land of Gods and Goddesses, is ultimate destination for trekking through Himalayas on beautiful trails which take one to an altogether different world.

Sar Pass Trail is an opportunity for the trekkers to enjoy the exquisite beauty of Parvati Valley. The nearest place by bus is Kasol which famous for its cool and pleasant climate with tall pine trees. The first camp on the way is Guna panni(Euden Garden), which is surrounded by snow-clad peaks and looks like melten gold at the time of sunrise and sunset. Ghural Jyot, Unch Dhaar, hattigarh Top, Nakhthaan Top and Manikaran valley are visible from here. Himalayan medicinal herbs are organically grown here. Thereafter,the second camp is Fual Paani after crossing Poo and Kangchani Thatch. A thatch is a vast ground with varied flora and funa. Fual means shepherd and paani means water . The Third camp thereafter is Zirmi which presents the view of Rudra Naag top,Tosh Nullah and Khirganga. Rukhaau Thatch and Bakkar Thatch are good resting points before reaching. After crossing Ruari Thatch trekkers come to the fourth camp Tilalotni. The highest point is SAR PASS which is heaven on earth presenting a spectacular view of Maan Talaai,Bijli Mahadev hills. After descending through Biskeri and Bhandak Thatch one is finally back to civilization at Barshaini.

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