Rohtang pass Manali Himachal Pradesh
Rohtang pass is a major pass in Himalayas. The pass is at an altitude of above sea level 4111 meters. Manali is 51 km away from this place but yes tourists can enjoy an amazing view of manali from this pass. It opens for the tourists in the month of May and again closes in September due to heavy snowfall. Rohtang pass in kullu manali is a gateway to Lahaul Spiti, Leh valley and Pangi. Many of people who visited this place shared their views , they have experienced that this pass offers the beautiful view of clouds in these ranges of mountain appear below. This pass is one of the rare places. People do not even blink their eyes when look at their surroundings, snow covered mountain peaks, mountain disappear in clouds, glaciers and have different attractive views of nature beauty. Every year thousands of people visits Rohtang pass to enjoy the charming views of nature and for adventure games. Travellers enjoy paragliding, skiing and mountain biking. Travelers who wish to visit this place needs to take advanced permission from Indian army. They ensure the safe passage of traveler’s vehicles.Best time to visit this place is Mid- May to October. Travellers are advised to bring the warm clothes and snow shoes.
Stay in Rohtang pass
Travellers will not get any kind of accommodation on this place. They need to arrange all their accommodation in Manali, which offers extensive range of accommodation choices like hotels, cottages and farm houses.
Snowfall in Rohtang pass
This pass is closed during the snowfall or winter season and expected to open in month of May. Fresh Snowfall starts from December and remains their by February/ March. But the pass is closed during this time. Even when travelers start to come here from Mid-May they can enjoy the snow at their surroundings. Weather is really enjoyable at this time.
Special Places in Rohtang pass
- Beas River: Beas river is originated from this pass only. Beas kund is situated in the south direction of this pass.
- Ved Bias Temple: The great sage also mediated at the bias kund.
- Rohtang tunnel: This tunnel is on leh-manali highway
Problem of Climate in Rohtang pass
As because of heavy snowfall from November to April the road gets closed and this small town cuts off from the world. The Residents of this district faces the problems because of the heavy snowfall. The local government body provides or help the residents to survive at this place.