Kalpa is small town located in the lap of Kinner Kailash peak, across 240kms from Shimla. It is environed by snowy peak for almost the entire year. One can enjoy a acquit view of the consecrated Kinner Kailash Peak as well as its sister peaks. Tourist can get an opportunity to bike to this place, confederate in the middle of winters. This place is gifted with some of the most prominent and glorious landscapes anywhere, it is a travellers heaven with lofty snow peaks, deep gorges, lush green valleys, fast running rivers, becharming mountain lakes, flower bedecked meadows, beautiful temples and monasteries steeped in time. Kalpa is most well suited for relaxing, sightseeing, trekking, mountaineering, fishing, Para-gliding, skiing, ice skating and golf. This place itself is spread among Chilgoza forests, apple wood lets and the sanctum deodhars.
PLACES TO VISIT
It is situated at 240km from Shimla, 7km from Powari and 13km from Kalpa. Recong Peo is headquartering of Kinnaur district.
It is situated at just 3km from Recong Peo. Kothi has a temple devoted to Chanadika Devi. Band versus a background of mountains and graves of the deodar the temple has an unsual architectural style and fine sculpture.
This place is the fort of Kamru and its tower like architecture resembles that of the Bhima Kali complex and this was the origin of rulers of Bushehar, Chitkul.
This place is located at 18km from Powari on NH-22 is well-known for its vineyards and local wine Angoori made from grapes.
It is at 26km from Powari, the inner border is located here beyond which foreigners require permit to travel upto Tabo. From this point the well-known Kinner Kailash Parikrama Trek begins touching Morang, Thangi and Kunocharang villages and getting into Chitkul village in Sangal Valley.
HOW TO VISIT
The nearest airport is situated in Shimla at a distance of 267km.
The nearest Railway station is located in Shimla at a distance of 244km.
The route is on NH-22 (Hindustan Tibet Road) which diverges to Kalpa from Powari. Buses are available at Shimla and Rampur.
WHEN TO VISIT
The best time to visit Kalpa is during summer, winter and monsoon.