Rohtang Pass, ManaliCurrently Open
- Address: Leh- Manali Highway, Himalayas, India
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Phone: +177-2860601
- Time Required: 05:00 Hrs
- Tags: View Point, Scenic Drive, Adventure, Valley
About Rohtang Pass, Manali
From May to November, you can access one of the most precarious places on the earth; The Rohtang Pass. This beautiful and yet dangerous place is named so (the literal meaning in Bhoti is “piles of corpses) due to its reputation of being an extremely unpredictable place. Nevertheless, tourists love it. The beauty of the Rohtang Pass is extraordinary. It is the highest point in the whole of Manali making it a truly mesmerizing experience. The mist that floats though the valley, the wild animals, the greenery and everything in between makes this place truly magical.
The Rohtang Pass is also famous for its snow-sports that include a huge variety. There is a Himachal Pradesh tourism signboard that tells you of all the standard prices for the equipment so you need not be worried of being taken for a ride. The place is a wonderful spot for people who love trekking too. In a way, a trip to Manali would remain incomplete without the surreal Rohtang Pass experience.
Rohtang Pass Information
- Please wear thermal inner wear and lots of warm clothes as the temperatures can get ridiculously cold here. Do not rely on the snow coats that they might provide there as they may remain inadequate.
- Avoid flying on the same day as climbing anything to avoid altitude sickness.
- Remember to eat lots of carbohydrates and do consult a physician before you make this trip.
How To reach Rohtang Pass by Public Transport
- Hire a taxi from Manali.
Restaurants Near Rohtang Pass
- Cafe Manali
- Honey Hut
- Hotel Snow Park
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Rohtang Pass, Manali Reviews
It seem to the favourite hill station destination in the region but huge tourist inflow have damaged the delicate ecosystem due to which the number of vehicles are restricted on daily basis. The snow draped mountains offer a picturesque view which is quite heart satisfying. The pass is closed in winters due to heavy snowfall.
Travelling up was a breath taking experience enjoying scenic beauty and the nature at its best.The majestic snow clad peaks seemed to be so near enriching and enlightening another thrilling experience. Like a paradise, the gift of nature with its highest altitude having panoramic view stretching out the horizon exploring the high Himalayas, Himachal 'the abode of eternal snow ' is open welcoming palm each finger towards a major mountain range, some are yet to be explored.
It's a Paradise for nature lovers scenic beauty of this place cannot be described in words the cloud covers which comes and goes with the cold wind amazing. Every direction you're looking to so I'll just see nature no disturbing factors at all. Beautiful place for nature photography. Check up bike ride to this place but your best camera and lens and click some amazing pictures.
Love this place and really want to visit again and again. Best for tracking. Just Awesome
This is a best place for tourists. We do lots of fun here whenever we go there. Such a really nice place