Places To Visit In Kalpa

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Here are the top 10 tourist attractions to see in Kalpa:

1. Kinnaur Kailash

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2 km
from city center
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places to visit in Kalpa

Kinnaur is percieved to be a magical land aka the land of fairy tales and fantasies which has a spectacular terrain of lush green valley, orchards, vineyards, snow clad peaks and cold desert mountains. It is a border district of Himachal Pradesh. Kinnaur is also rich in flora & fauna. The culture and language is different from other parts of the state. Kinnaur, the tribal district of Himachal Pradesh, lies 250 kms away from Shimla, the capital of Himachal Pradesh and is located on the Hindustan Tibet Road. The landscape of the area varies from lush green orchards of the scenic Sangla Valley to the magnificence of the Hangrang Valley. The massive snow laden ranges which provide a regal dignity to the scene are dominated by the peak of Kinner Kailash. Kalpa is one of the biggest and the most beautiful villages of Kinnaur. One can enter Kinnaur district at Village Chshora and go down the road built in vertical rock and it is a rare treat to travel on this road which is a great engineering feat.

2. Trekking to Chakka

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from city center
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places to visit in Kalpa

Adrenaline rushing adventure awaits you at Chaka! The Chaka peak with an altitude of 15000 ft above the sea level is an amazing trek up the hill along the gurgling water channel.

3. Suicide Point

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3 km
from city center
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places to visit in Kalpa

As the name suggest, Suicide Point is a place with dangerous trench and vertical slopes. Situated near Kalpa, a walk to this point will take you through delicious sight of apple orchards.

4. Roghi Village

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4 km
from city center
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places to visit in Kalpa

This is a place where you can witness and enjoy the ethnicity and traditions of people of Kalpa. A small village located at a distance of 6-7 km. from Kalpa, it is famous for its simple lifestyle and customs of Himachal.

5. Narayan-Nagini temple

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1 km
from city center
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places to visit in Kalpa

A perfect example of Kinnauri craftsmanship, this temple is constructed in traditional Tibetan Pagoda style of architecture. Situated on the top of a hill at Chini Village, this temple is one of the major attractions of the village and a must visit.

6. Hu-Bu-Lan-Kar monastery

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2 km
from city center
6 out of 10
places to visit in Kalpa

It is a perfect place for history buffs! This extremely old monastery was founded by Rinchensang-po (950-1055 AD) and is very ancient.

7. Sapni Fort

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10 km
from city center
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places to visit in Kalpa

A paradise for art and architecture lovers, Sapni Fort is an epitome of architectural grandeur. Situated near the Sapni Village, this fort is seven stories high and exemplifies the relics of bygone era.

8. Kothi

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84 km
from city center
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places to visit in Kalpa

It is a fine place for people who appreciate art and architecture. Kothi is an ancient village near Reckong Peo where you can enjoy a unique form of architecture of a temple set with a magnificent backdrop of Kinner Kailask Peak and lush green forest.

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9. Kamru Fort

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11 km
from city center
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places to visit in Kalpa

This fort is a perfect place for a glimpse in to the artistic legacy of past. Now converted in to a temple, it is dedicated to Hindu Goddess Kamakhya Devi.

10. Basteri

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13 km
from city center
10 out of 10
places to visit in Kalpa

Situated almost 8 km from Sangla, Basteri Village is place where you can shop some interesting local handicrafts. Handmade shawls and Kinnauri caps are the most famous items in the village.

FAQs on Kalpa

Can you suggest an itinerary for Kalpa?

Kalpa is a getaway which has one of the most adventurous itineraries. Start your day early in the morning by a walk among the wilderness and raw nature of the area. One thing that should not be missed is the bewitching view of sunrise and sunset behind the Kinnaur Kailash.

After a hearty breakfast at the hotel, begin your excursion with a trek to Roghi Village (remember the way to Roghi Village is open only in summers) and then to suicide point. Next point of your trip should be Kamru Fort. Follow this with lunch and continue your journey to Basteri if shopping is on your list or else one can visit the ancient village of Kothi, known for its temple, fruit orchards and spellbinding views. With so much to see around, you may have to skip some places or plan your itinerary as per your priority. End the day with an excellent dinner at the hotel.

How can I commute within Kalpa?

The village has taxi and cab services which you can avail while travelling in and around the city. State owned buses also runs there, if you are planning a trip to the village. However, make sure you plan your trip during summers if you are not fond of biting cold weather. Overall, the trip to this remote area of Kinnaur Valley is nothing short of magical vacation.
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What are the top sightseeing places in Kalpa?

The top sightseeing places in Kalpa are Kinnaur Kailash, Trekking to Chakka, Suicide Point, Roghi Village, Narayan-Nagini temple, Hu-Bu-Lan-Kar monastery.
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