8th March 2021


The Mighty Mountain Peaks of Himachal Pradesh

If a tourist is seeking solitude and fun, or if a naturalist wants to breathe the fresh aroma of the mountain air, or an adventure junkie wants to enjoy trekking, Himachal Pradesh is the place to be in India. The most famous mountain ranges that pass through Himachal Pradesh are the Dhauladhar Ranges, The Great Himayalan Range and the long Pir Panjal Range. The largest of the lesser Himalayan ranges is the Pir Panjal range which contains many passes such as the Rohtang pass near Manali. The Pir Panjal range also contains many high altitude glaciers.

The range of the Himalayan mountains which separates Lahaul and Spiti in India from Tibet is the Zaskar range. The Zanskar range consists of peaks which are higher than 6500 meters such as the Shilla (7026 m) and the Reo Purgyil (6791 m) peaks. The following is the list of the most famous peaks of Himachal Pradesh which are open for mountaineering expeditions.

 If you are an adventure enthusiast, our resort in Himachal Pradesh, has many mountaineering and trekking experiences ready to be endeavored in the mighty Dhauladhar ranges of the Himalayan mountains.

Kinnaur Kailash Peak (6500 m or 21320 ft) - In the Kinnaur district or the Kailash district of Himachal Pradesh, there is a peak known as the Kinnaur peak or the Kinnaur Kailash Peak and this peak is the highest peak in the Kinnaur Kailash Range and is also the tallest one there with an altitude of 6500 m. One of the toughest treks in India, known as the Charang La Pass trek goes from this area.
Indrasan Peak (6220 m, 20401 ft) - Once you cross the Hampta pass and get a first glance of the Indrasan peak, then you will know the glorious reason why this peak is known as Indrasan peak or the Aasan of Indra, meaning the throne of the rain god of Indian mythology. Indrasan peak is considered to be the world’s fifth most technical summit peak and was considered to be a virgin peak by mankind till 1960.
Deo Tibba Peak (6001 m, 19683 ft) - The Deo Tibba Peak in the marvellous Kullu valley is at an altitude of 6001 meters. If you are a mildly experienced mountain climber then you should attempt to climb this peak to gain experience in the art and sport of mountaineering and mountain climbing. The Deo Tibba trek has magnificent views of the Deo Tibba peak and is a really fun and adventurous trek. There are many resorts in Himachal Pradesh in the Kullu valley that give access to the Deo Tibba trek.
Hanuman Tibba Peak (5860 m, 19220 ft) - This beautiful Himalayan peak named after the Hindu god Hanuman is at an altitude of 19220 feet and is a very technical summit. The location of this peak is near Manali. The look of this magnificent peak is different from each side as it is shaped like a pyramid with a steep slide climb on all sides making it a very tough summit to achieve.

peak near our resort in dharamshala

Shitidhar Peak (5290 m, 17351 ft) - In the higher Himalayan mountain ranges, the Shitidhar peak is a wondrous slow clad peak which serves as a training ground for bigger expeditions for mountaineering students who plan to take up bigger and more difficult peaks in the near future. The name of this peak, ‘Shitidhar’, comes from ‘Shiti’ meaning sharp and ‘Dhar’ meaning ‘Edge’. The famous trekking peaks lying next to the Shitidhar peak are the Ladhaki and the Manali trekking peaks.

Our resort in Himachal Pradesh, Rakkh Resort Palampur, which is an abode kept by the gods, a stairway to heaven is the plenary escape from the ordinary with its profusion of active, immersive and transformative experiences for loved ones to bond over. Our resort in Himachal Pradesh is a perfect getaway to get to now in the summer of 2021, to enjoy the beautiful summer in the land of Himachal Pradesh.

There are various adventure sports that one can engage in this summer outdoors in our resort such as short trekking and long trekking, mountain biking, wall climbing and more!

We have curated many short treks for the novice and our trek guides know the map of the area on the back of their palms. Similarly we have also curated many long treks as we are mountaineers at heart and our resort is the starting point to many challenging long treks into the snowy citadels of the nearby alluring Dhauladhar ranges.

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