Barot is a small village in Himachal. There are no markets to roam around or posh cafes to hang out here. There is just this unspoilt nature to enjoy.
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Sattal – a cluster of 7 lakes at varying altitudes near Dharali. The only way to reach them is to climb up the mountain. No motor-able roads here.
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Harsil is a small hamlet, near Gangotri. There are very few civilian establishments here. No phone connectivity except for BSNL. But, the beauty is unparalleled.
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Nelang (Nelong) Valley, near Gangotri is a mini Ladakh. Completely isolated from the world after the ’62 Indo-China war. It was reopened for public only in 2015.
The Uttarkashi Gangotri Highway is truly one of the most scenic drives in the country. There is something to stop you at almost every turn.
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Ever since I was back from Kashmir, I was longing for a drive up the hills. July being the month of rains, was definitely not recommended for a road trip to the hills. The dangers … Continue reading To Uttarkashi (from Delhi)