24-01-2017, 1600 hours, Dhankar, Spiti, Himachal Pradesh, India: After some effort, we have finally reached Dhankar. The snow has started to increase and not much is visible in the distance. Though the […]
Dhankhar Monastery is situated at a height of 3,894 metres (12,774 feet) above sea-level. Standing on the road to Lalung, looking at the vast magnitude of the mountains stretching across and above […]
Thought this might be interesting.
And here’s a little clip showing how it should be done (getting to Dhankhar that is) – a trek with a mule-pack for loads and supplies.
I had spotted the Palaezoic Formations around Dhankhar a little while before we reached the village. So I was expecting to see a bit more. But it was a great surprise (and […]