Today I will share little
information about Kalpa, Himachal Pradesh, a hidden paradise and apple bowl in
Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. In next few bit of text you will get how to
reach Kalpa, what to see around along with accommodation available in Kalpa.
Kalpa – dream land of
Kinnaur, located at Kinnaur-Kailsh mountain range, at 2700 meter above sea
level. You can enjoy huge snowfall in winter season. Previous name of Kalpa was
‘Chini’, and Kalpa was headquarter of Kinnaur district, now this is replaced by
Reckong Peo, which is located just 10 kms away from Kalpa.
Temple in Kalpa
Swiss Cottage tent
Inside Swiss Cottage tent
The Monk Kalpa: A very highly recommended property to
everyone with good views of the Kinnar Kailash peak. They provides Swiss tent
with an attached bathroom. The Monk-Kalpa has 18 well-furnished guest rooms
including 11 double rooms. The resort has 2 Cottages and 5 Swiss Cottage Tents.
The in-room amenities include television and hot water facility. The Monk-Kalpa
has an in-house restaurant serving Indian and traditional delicacies. Room and
laundry services are provided by the resort. The other facilities comprise of
doctor on call and travel desk.
Kailash View: This is A Cozy And Comfortable Shelter. A
Symbol Of Warmth, Luxury And Mountain Hospitality. Every Room At Kailash View
Is Styled Differently Keeping In Mind The Different Tastes And Preferences Of
Our Guests. Fully Furnished Rooms with attached Luxury Bathrooms. All Rooms
Have A Balcony Overlooking Snow Clad Mountains. Blending Gracefully With The
Local Settings, Hotel Kailash View Kalpa Provides You With A Range Of Services.
Inner Tukpa: If you
want to experience super 180 degree panoramic view of the majestic three high
mountains ranges i.e. Zanskar, Greater Himalayas and Dhauladhar, enclosing
valleys of Sutlej, Spiti, Baspa and their tributaries. Inner Tukpa, has an
imposing architecture and enjoys a stunning location. Tariff starts from
Rs.3000 for deluxe, Rs.3500 for super deluxe and Rs.4000 for suits.
Kalpa can be reached
from Shimla, distance 260 kms. Nearest airport of Kalpa situated at Shimla (Jubbar
Bhatti airport), regular cars are available from Shimla to Kalpa.
Regular Government owned bus service is available from
Shimla to district headquarter Rekong
Peo or Peo, 14 kms away from
Kalpa, one can take local vehicle or taxi to Kalpa from Rekong Peo.
Best time to visit
Kalpa is summer (June, July, August and September) and spring (April – May), in
summer temperature remains between 100C to 150C. In
spring you can see fresh and colorful flowers are blossoming throughout the