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Kalga – A dreamland in the Magical Valley

Kalga -A Very beautiful small village of Himachal Pradesh, located at an elevation of about 2,500 meters on a hill near Kasol in the Parvati Valley, surrounded by mountains, Apple gardens and beautiful views.


How to Reach Kalga?

Kalga village is near to Kasol-Barshaini Village
Distance from Barshaini-1.5km trek
Distance from Kasol-35km
How to reach-You can take Volvo bus from Delhi to Kasol (cost-Rs. 850-1200), it will take around 13-14 hours.
From Kasol local buses and Cabs are available from 8:00am till 5:00pm
Bus Cost-Rs.50
Cab cost-Rs.900
They will drop you at Barshaini Village-Local people will guide you for Village path as its visible from Barshaini. Cross the Pulga Dam and you will find stairs,after climbing 8-9 stairs you can take right that one is very easy trail to reach Village.


Staying in Kalga


HOME STAY-Rs.300-2000
You can find beautiful Home stays very easily, we stayed in Shanti Niketan – its a beautiful wood house and very peaceful. Owner was very cool and friendly and yes very good cook too. Morning breakfast with beautiful apple garden was not less than a bliss.


If you are looking for a non commercial place near Kasol, Kalga is the best option and easily accessible
Request-Please take back your empty wrappers, bottles with you it’s a very small thing but will be a big help to keep these beautiful places clean.

Travel Tale by Shweta Rathore ( @notes_from_the_road_____ )

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